Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 61 148
Rank change year-on-year +8 +87 -71
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 41 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.78% 3.09% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.40% 16.56% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 18
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £273 £413 £310
90th Percentile £536 £755 £765
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 201 157 525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.45% 18.67% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 106 359
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £388 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +12.65% -20.92%
10th Percentile £263 £286 £246
90th Percentile £605 £536 £511
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £388 £344
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.65% -19.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 33
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +4.67%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -33.93% +30.23%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
3 18 (43.90%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 16 (39.02%) Oracle
4 16 (39.02%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (36.59%) Linux
6 14 (34.15%) Shell Script
7 13 (31.71%) JIRA
8 11 (26.83%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
9 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (24.39%) DevOps
10 9 (21.95%) Ansible
10 9 (21.95%) Open Source
10 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (21.95%) RESTful
11 8 (19.51%) TDD
11 8 (19.51%) Spring
11 8 (19.51%) J2EE
11 8 (19.51%) Unix
12 7 (17.07%) Scrum
12 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.07%) Continuous Deployment
12 7 (17.07%) BDD
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
13 6 (14.63%) Domain Models
13 6 (14.63%) Java 8
13 6 (14.63%) Kanban

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) CICS
2 3 (7.32%) Jetty
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.32%) WildFly
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) Liferay
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (2.44%) BrowserStack
3 1 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) Linode
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.44%) DataStage
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.44%) HBase
6 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
2 13 (31.71%) JIRA
3 5 (12.20%) Gradle
3 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) GitLab
4 2 (4.88%) Hamcrest
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Liquibase
5 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.44%) FindBugs
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) DBA
4 7 (17.07%) Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Transformation
9 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Data Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) RESTful
2 8 (19.51%) J2EE
2 8 (19.51%) Spring
3 6 (14.63%) JDBC
4 5 (12.20%) Ajax
4 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
5 4 (9.76%) JSP
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (9.76%) Swing
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.32%) CSS
6 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 3 (7.32%) Web Services
7 2 (4.88%) jBPM
7 2 (4.88%) JPA
7 2 (4.88%) Kafka
7 2 (4.88%) LAMP
7 2 (4.88%) Node.js
7 2 (4.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.20%) User Experience
4 3 (7.32%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.88%) NHS
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.44%) Social Media
6 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (24.39%) DevOps
4 9 (21.95%) Open Source
5 8 (19.51%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 7 (17.07%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Domain Models
7 6 (14.63%) Kanban
8 5 (12.20%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 5 (12.20%) Front End Development
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.20%) MVC
8 5 (12.20%) Pair Programming
8 5 (12.20%) Secure Coding
8 5 (12.20%) Smoke Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Microservices
9 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) Shell Script
4 6 (14.63%) Java 8
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) Jython
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.76%) OCP
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Docker
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Ansible
2 4 (9.76%) Data Guard
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (9.76%) Puppet
3 3 (7.32%) Terraform
4 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.44%) Kibana
5 1 (2.44%) logstash
5 1 (2.44%) Nagios
5 1 (2.44%) OpenNMS
5 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.44%) VMware