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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 94 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 18 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.31% 1.04% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.86% 4.55% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 1
Median daily rate £463 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -6.59%
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
307 220 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.26% 22.92% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 129 165
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 8
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -30 17 £488 +27.45%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 25 (89.29%) MongoDB
2 21 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (75.00%) REST
2 21 (75.00%) MySQL
3 20 (71.43%) Ruby
4 19 (67.86%) CSS
4 19 (67.86%) HTML
4 19 (67.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (64.29%) TDD
6 17 (60.71%) CSS3
6 17 (60.71%) JSON
6 17 (60.71%) Django
6 17 (60.71%) Scala
6 17 (60.71%) HTML5
7 16 (57.14%) Kanban
8 15 (53.57%) Scrum
9 14 (50.00%) Open Source
10 13 (46.43%) Java
11 12 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
11 12 (42.86%) Prototyping
12 11 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (39.29%) Puppet
13 10 (35.71%) Play Framework
13 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
13 10 (35.71%) Linux
13 10 (35.71%) Python
14 9 (32.14%) Spring

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 9 (32.14%) Confluence
2 4 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) Linode
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) MongoDB
2 21 (75.00%) MySQL
2 21 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 19 (67.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
7 2 (7.14%) Big Data
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.14%) DataStage
7 2 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
8 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.57%) HBase
8 1 (3.57%) Pentaho
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) JIRA
3 7 (25.00%) Selenium
4 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 2 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) ERwin
6 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Architect
2 12 (42.86%) Digital Architect
3 9 (32.14%) Technical Architect
4 8 (28.57%) Digital Technical Architect
4 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) REST
2 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 19 (67.86%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) CSS3
3 17 (60.71%) Django
3 17 (60.71%) HTML5
3 17 (60.71%) JSON
4 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 12 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (35.71%) Play Framework
5 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 7 (25.00%) Ajax
7 7 (25.00%) SOAP
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (17.86%) Node.js
9 4 (14.29%) RESTful
10 3 (10.71%) J2EE
11 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) CentOS
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) TDD
2 16 (57.14%) Kanban
3 15 (53.57%) Scrum
4 14 (50.00%) Open Source
5 12 (42.86%) Prototyping
6 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
7 8 (28.57%) User Stories
7 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (17.86%) DevOps
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Validation
9 5 (17.86%) Web Development
10 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (14.29%) Line Management
10 4 (14.29%) Microservices
10 4 (14.29%) OWASP
10 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Ruby
2 17 (60.71%) Scala
3 13 (46.43%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 3 (10.71%) C#
8 2 (7.14%) Go
8 2 (7.14%) Jython
8 2 (7.14%) PHP
9 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Docker
2 7 (25.00%) LXC
3 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (39.29%) Puppet
2 4 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) Kibana
3 2 (7.14%) logstash
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (7.14%) OpenNMS
3 2 (7.14%) Salt
3 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.14%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Black Duck
3 1 (3.57%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) Sage
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau