The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 259 266 241
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.045% 0.032% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £380 £375 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £235
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +112.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PostGIS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2379 2406 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.74% 25.56% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1526 1528 1241
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 31 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.45 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PostGIS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PostGIS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PostGIS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PostGIS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Oxfordshire - 4 £380 -
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostGIS 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 South East region with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Solr
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
5 3 (27.27%) GIS
5 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
5 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 3 (27.27%) Apache Solr
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) GeoServer
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (27.27%) GIS
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) GIS Developer
2 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) GIS Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
1 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Django
3 1 (9.09%) GeoJSON
3 1 (9.09%) Google Maps API
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Leaflet
3 1 (9.09%) OpenLayers
3 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (18.18%) IT Audit
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (27.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (9.09%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) ESRI
2 1 (9.09%) Google