Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 57 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 +44 -22
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 36 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.87% 3.77% 2.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.15% 28.23% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 44 33
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% -31.37%
10th Percentile £374 £300 £310
90th Percentile £538 £615 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £456 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +7.35% -2.86% -31.37%
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 188 124 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.19% 13.35% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 101 330
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £287
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.91% +33.33% -36.54%
10th Percentile £46.25 £18.80 £10.28
90th Percentile £48.75 £32.60 £22.53
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +115.91% +33.33% -29.79%

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 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (41.67%) Confluence
3 15 (41.67%) JIRA
4 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 12 (33.33%) HTML
5 12 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (33.33%) Ansible
6 11 (30.56%) Docker
6 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
6 11 (30.56%) CSS
6 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (27.78%) DevOps
7 10 (27.78%) Microservices
7 10 (27.78%) Kubernetes
7 10 (27.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (27.78%) Terraform
8 9 (25.00%) Node.js
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
8 9 (25.00%) MySQL
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) RESTful
9 8 (22.22%) React
10 7 (19.44%) GitLab
10 7 (19.44%) Mentoring

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 15 (41.67%) Confluence
2 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Office 365
4 3 (8.33%) Slack
5 2 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
2 9 (25.00%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
2 15 (41.67%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) GitLab
4 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) DBA
4 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Django Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
2 11 (30.56%) jQuery
3 9 (25.00%) Node.js
4 8 (22.22%) React
4 8 (22.22%) RESTful
5 7 (19.44%) Django
5 7 (19.44%) Sass
6 6 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 4 (11.11%) REST
9 3 (8.33%) .NET
9 3 (8.33%) Ajax
9 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.33%) Durandal
9 3 (8.33%) Handlebars
9 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.33%) LESS
9 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) NHS
2 4 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) Microservices
3 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) API Design
4 6 (16.67%) API Development
4 6 (16.67%) Coaching
5 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.11%) SDLC
6 4 (11.11%) Web Design
6 4 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 3 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Docker
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Ansible
2 10 (27.78%) Kubernetes
2 10 (27.78%) Terraform
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (5.56%) Pega
2 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat