Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 68 121
Rank change year-on-year +7 +53 -55
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 38 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.69% 3.28% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.19% 16.48% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 16
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £437 £450 £738
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.83% -38.98% +110.71%
10th Percentile £300 £311 £475
90th Percentile £614 £525 £800
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £419 £450 £725
% change year-on-year -7.00% -37.93% +107.14%
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 198 176 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.24% 19.91% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 130 273
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +18.52% -15.09%
10th Percentile £255 £299 £258
90th Percentile £588 £544 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -9.38% +18.52% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 27
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.89% -68.42% +95.37%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +288.89% -68.42% +95.37%

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 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) DevOps
4 15 (39.47%) Linux
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
5 14 (36.84%) Oracle
6 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (31.58%) Ansible
7 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 12 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
8 11 (28.95%) JIRA
9 10 (26.32%) Terraform
9 10 (26.32%) Open Source
9 10 (26.32%) Puppet
10 9 (23.68%) Spring
10 9 (23.68%) Apache
11 8 (21.05%) J2EE
11 8 (21.05%) MySQL
11 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) RESTful
11 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
12 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (18.42%) Microservices
12 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
12 7 (18.42%) Kanban
12 7 (18.42%) Unix
13 6 (15.79%) Tomcat

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 9 (23.68%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) Jetty
2 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.16%) nginx
4 3 (7.89%) CICS
4 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Mongrel
4 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.89%) WildFly
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.63%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.89%) Google App Engine
3 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.26%) BrowserStack
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) Slack
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (2.63%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (2.63%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (2.63%) GitHub
5 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Linode
5 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
1 4 (10.53%) SSL
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) DHCP
2 3 (7.89%) FTP
2 3 (7.89%) IPsec
3 2 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
4 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (7.89%) HBase
6 2 (5.26%) Big Data
6 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.63%) DataStage
7 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.95%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) Gradle
5 4 (10.53%) JUnit
6 3 (7.89%) Hamcrest
6 3 (7.89%) Travis CI
7 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
7 2 (5.26%) FindBugs
7 2 (5.26%) GitLab
7 2 (5.26%) Liquibase
7 2 (5.26%) Selenium
8 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.63%) ERwin
8 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.63%) Maven
8 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.63%) Subversion
8 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) DBA
4 6 (15.79%) Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Database Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Transformation
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Spring
2 8 (21.05%) J2EE
2 8 (21.05%) RESTful
3 5 (13.16%) Ajax
4 4 (10.53%) JDBC
4 4 (10.53%) JSP
4 4 (10.53%) Swing
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) Kafka
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (7.89%) REST
5 3 (7.89%) Servlets
5 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
5 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.26%) JPA
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) DevOps
3 12 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (26.32%) Open Source
5 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.05%) TDD
6 7 (18.42%) Kanban
6 7 (18.42%) Microservices
7 6 (15.79%) BDD
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) Domain Models
8 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (13.16%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
8 5 (13.16%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) Pair Programming
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 5 (13.16%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.79%) Java 8
5 4 (10.53%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Jython
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (7.89%) OCP
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Docker
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Xen
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Ansible
2 10 (26.32%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) Terraform
3 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
3 3 (7.89%) Nagios
3 3 (7.89%) OpenNMS
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.63%) Grafana
5 1 (2.63%) Graylog
5 1 (2.63%) Kibana
5 1 (2.63%) logstash
5 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Google
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau