The first table below looks at the demand for PostGIS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank 233 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£384 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2154 2083 2143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.13% 24.81% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1208 1116 1104
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 84
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £14.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostGIS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Hampshire - 7 £384 -
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS.

1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Puppet
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Internet
4 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (70.00%) RESTful
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (60.00%) Java
5 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (60.00%) Spring
5 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (50.00%) CentOS
7 4 (40.00%) J2EE
7 4 (40.00%) VMware
7 4 (40.00%) JIRA
7 4 (40.00%) FitNesse
7 4 (40.00%) Apache Solr
7 4 (40.00%) SaaS
8 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (30.00%) EJB
8 3 (30.00%) CSS
8 3 (30.00%) JTS

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (30.00%) RSpec
5 3 (30.00%) Mockito
5 3 (30.00%) Grunt
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) RESTful
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) EJB
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) JTS
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) JPA
5 3 (30.00%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (30.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle