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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / North East
Rank 69 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.83% 3.07% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.60% 12.68% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 6
Median daily rate £345 £494 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.12% +16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £340 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £800 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £378
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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
186 213 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.28% 24.23% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 130 81
Median daily rate £383 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -20 16 £345 -37.27% 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 37 (97.37%) MongoDB
2 29 (76.32%) REST
2 29 (76.32%) Scrum
3 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (71.05%) HTML
5 26 (68.42%) MySQL
5 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
6 25 (65.79%) Ruby
7 24 (63.16%) JSON
7 24 (63.16%) Django
7 24 (63.16%) Scala
7 24 (63.16%) HTML5
7 24 (63.16%) CSS
7 24 (63.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (63.16%) CSS3
8 22 (57.89%) TDD
9 20 (52.63%) Kanban
10 18 (47.37%) JIRA
10 18 (47.37%) Java
10 18 (47.37%) Confluence
11 17 (44.74%) Play Framework
11 17 (44.74%) Puppet
12 15 (39.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
12 15 (39.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 14 (36.84%) Open Source
14 13 (34.21%) Linux
14 13 (34.21%) Waterfall
14 13 (34.21%) Prototyping
15 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (47.37%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) GitHub
2 2 (5.26%) Slack
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (97.37%) MongoDB
2 26 (68.42%) MySQL
2 26 (68.42%) NoSQL
3 24 (63.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
5 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) JIRA
2 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.68%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Architect
2 16 (42.11%) Digital Architect
3 14 (36.84%) Technical Architect
4 13 (34.21%) Digital Technical Architect
5 11 (28.95%) Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
6 10 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Lead Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Digital Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Agile Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (2.63%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) REST
2 27 (71.05%) HTML
3 24 (63.16%) CSS
3 24 (63.16%) CSS3
3 24 (63.16%) Django
3 24 (63.16%) HTML5
3 24 (63.16%) JSON
4 17 (44.74%) Play Framework
5 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
5 15 (39.47%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (39.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (28.95%) Spring
7 9 (23.68%) Ajax
7 9 (23.68%) SOAP
7 9 (23.68%) Web Services
8 5 (13.16%) RESTful
9 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
9 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.89%) J2EE
9 3 (7.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Scrum
2 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) TDD
4 20 (52.63%) Kanban
5 14 (36.84%) Open Source
6 13 (34.21%) Prototyping
6 13 (34.21%) Waterfall
7 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 9 (23.68%) Microservices
8 9 (23.68%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (21.05%) User Stories
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (15.79%) Line Management
12 5 (13.16%) OWASP
12 5 (13.16%) Software Architecture
12 5 (13.16%) Validation
13 3 (7.89%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (7.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Ruby
2 24 (63.16%) Scala
3 18 (47.37%) Java
4 10 (26.32%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Docker
2 9 (23.68%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Puppet
2 9 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (21.05%) Terraform
4 5 (13.16%) Ansible
5 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Black Duck
2 1 (2.63%) Sage