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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank 236 - 247
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% - 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2279 2261 2469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.48% 25.75% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1314 1285 1239
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 59 78
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £17.09 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 15 September 2014.

PostGIS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (82.61%) Maven
3 18 (78.26%) Open Source
3 18 (78.26%) Jenkins
4 17 (73.91%) Scrum
4 17 (73.91%) Apache
5 16 (69.57%) Internet
6 15 (65.22%) Web Services
6 15 (65.22%) Puppet
7 14 (60.87%) Eclipse
8 13 (56.52%) Cucumber
8 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (56.52%) RESTful
9 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
9 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (47.83%) J2EE
11 10 (43.48%) Linux
12 9 (39.13%) JIRA
12 9 (39.13%) FitNesse
12 9 (39.13%) Apache Solr
12 9 (39.13%) SaaS
13 8 (34.78%) Spring
13 8 (34.78%) TDD
13 8 (34.78%) Java
13 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
13 8 (34.78%) MVC
14 7 (30.43%) VMware
15 6 (26.09%) Ajax
15 6 (26.09%) CSS

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 17 (73.91%) Apache
2 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
3 9 (39.13%) Apache Solr
4 5 (21.74%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (39.13%) SaaS
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Maven
2 18 (78.26%) Jenkins
3 14 (60.87%) Eclipse
4 13 (56.52%) Cucumber
5 9 (39.13%) FitNesse
5 9 (39.13%) JIRA
6 4 (17.39%) Selenium
6 4 (17.39%) RSpec
6 4 (17.39%) Mockito
7 3 (13.04%) Subversion
7 3 (13.04%) Grunt
8 1 (4.35%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Architect
2 11 (47.83%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (34.78%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) GIS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 13 (56.52%) RESTful
3 11 (47.83%) J2EE
4 8 (34.78%) Spring
5 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) SOAP
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) JPA
7 4 (17.39%) JSON
7 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
7 4 (17.39%) JTS
7 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
7 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) Java EE
8 3 (13.04%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (13.04%) EJB
9 2 (8.70%) WCF
9 2 (8.70%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) GIS
3 3 (13.04%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Content Management
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) Migration
9 1 (4.35%) BDD
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
2 3 (13.04%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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