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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 268 269 243
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.031% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £380 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £540 £105
% change year-on-year
-21.29% +414.28%
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
2388 2280 2116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.21% 23.87% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1421 1213
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 30 48
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 - 3 £380 -
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (27.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Solr
6 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Python

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%) Node.js
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) GeoServer
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (18.18%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
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%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) GIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) GIS Web Developer
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%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Google Maps API
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
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%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
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%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
4 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Python
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 3 (27.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Google