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 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
PostGIS
England / South East
Rank 234 251 254
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £338 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £374 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -

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
1964 2177 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.86% 24.78% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1479 1376
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 56
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostGIS across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

PostGIS Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Hampshire +14 7 £281 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (62.50%) Tableau
2 5 (62.50%) Data Governance
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (62.50%) Metadata Management
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) ERD
2 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
2 5 (62.50%) ESRI
2 5 (62.50%) Power BI
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Information Management

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 1 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 1 (12.50%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (62.50%) Power BI
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (12.50%) GIS
5 1 (12.50%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) GIS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) GIS Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) JPA
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) OpenLayers
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Governance
1 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) ERD
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Metadata Management
1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
2 4 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Go
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Rust
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) ESRI
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Informatica
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Tableau