Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 58 131
Rank change year-on-year +8 +73 -57
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.36% 3.69% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 18.71% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 22
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £431 £550 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.59% +11.39% +41.07%
10th Percentile £297 £400 £317
90th Percentile £538 £755 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £407 £550 £488
% change year-on-year -26.00% +12.82% +39.29%
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 185 171 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.82% 19.70% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 124 379
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £260
90th Percentile £600 £554 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £404 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.88% +14.29% -15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 25
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £47.50 £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.76% -33.93% +5.66%
10th Percentile £46.25 £11.65 £15.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £22.15 £35.60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 £18.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +156.76% -33.93% +7.69%

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 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
3 16 (43.24%) Java
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 16 (43.24%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (40.54%) JIRA
5 14 (37.84%) Shell Script
6 11 (29.73%) MySQL
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle
7 10 (27.03%) TDD
7 10 (27.03%) Open Source
8 9 (24.32%) BDD
8 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
9 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.62%) Microservices
9 8 (21.62%) Unix
9 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) RESTful
10 7 (18.92%) Confluence
10 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.92%) J2EE
10 7 (18.92%) DevOps
11 6 (16.22%) Ansible
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
11 6 (16.22%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (16.22%) HTML
11 6 (16.22%) JDBC

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 7 (18.92%) Confluence
2 3 (8.11%) CICS
2 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.11%) Jetty
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) WildFly
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Slack
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 15 (40.54%) JIRA
3 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) Gradle
4 3 (8.11%) JUnit
5 2 (5.41%) Hamcrest
6 1 (2.70%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) DBA
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared DBA
6 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Django Developer
7 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) RESTful
2 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) JDBC
3 6 (16.22%) Node.js
3 6 (16.22%) Spring
4 5 (13.51%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) Ajax
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 4 (10.81%) JSP
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (10.81%) Swing
5 4 (10.81%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) Django
6 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.11%) Sass
7 2 (5.41%) jBPM
8 1 (2.70%) HTML5
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
3 4 (10.81%) User Experience
4 3 (8.11%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (8.11%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.41%) NHS
6 1 (2.70%) Social Media
6 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (27.03%) Open Source
3 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) BDD
4 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
5 8 (21.62%) Microservices
6 7 (18.92%) DevOps
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (16.22%) Kanban
7 6 (16.22%) Scrum
8 5 (13.51%) Coaching
8 5 (13.51%) Domain Models
9 4 (10.81%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (10.81%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (10.81%) Secure Coding
9 4 (10.81%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) Shell Script
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) Python
6 4 (10.81%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) OCP
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Ansible
2 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.41%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat