The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 53 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.44% 0.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.00% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -36.95%
PostgreSQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
209 120 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.19% 20.51% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 75 38
Average daily rate £360 £332 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North East region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 23 £625 +108.33%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 22 (75.86%) MongoDB
2 14 (48.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (48.28%) NoSQL
2 14 (48.28%) Scala
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Ruby
2 14 (48.28%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (48.28%) Django
2 14 (48.28%) MySQL
2 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
2 14 (48.28%) Play Framework
3 13 (44.83%) User Stories
3 13 (44.83%) Software Architecture
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Open Source
4 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (27.59%) Puppet
4 8 (27.59%) vCloud
4 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
4 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) Mapinfo
6 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) GIS
6 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
7 4 (13.79%) MapBasic
7 4 (13.79%) Java

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) MongoDB
2 14 (48.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (48.28%) NoSQL
2 14 (48.28%) MySQL
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Architect
1 14 (48.28%) Technical Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Technical Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Digital Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Digital Architect
5 4 (13.79%) GIS Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Django
1 14 (48.28%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (48.28%) Play Framework
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) JSF
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) GIS
1 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Software Architecture
2 13 (44.83%) User Stories
3 8 (27.59%) Open Source
3 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) CAE
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Kanban
5 1 (3.45%) Product Management
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Ruby
1 14 (48.28%) Scala
2 4 (13.79%) MapBasic
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
4 1 (3.45%) Python
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Puppet
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Mapinfo
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) PTC
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix