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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 241 266 240
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs citing PostGIS 1 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.013% 0.063% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.23% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
Median daily rate £338 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £431
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.44%
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
2030 2582 2266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.29% 27.08% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 1660 1382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 79 40
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.80 £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 7 December 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
Hampshire +19 1 £338 -27.02% 1
PostGIS
England

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 (76.92%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 8 (61.54%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) IPv6
4 7 (53.85%) MySQL
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (46.15%) Puppet
6 5 (38.46%) Scala
6 5 (38.46%) C
6 5 (38.46%) C++
7 4 (30.77%) Rust
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (30.77%) IPv4
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Go
7 4 (30.77%) Subversion
8 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Network Security
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) Replication
9 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (15.38%) Ansible
9 2 (15.38%) JSON
9 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 2 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DHCP
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) IPv6
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) IPv4
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Broadband
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Database Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) DBA
6 1 (7.69%) GIS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) GIS Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Django
2 1 (7.69%) GeoJSON
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JPA
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Debian
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Scala
4 4 (30.77%) Go
4 4 (30.77%) Rust
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) SELinux
3 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) ESRI
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com