Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 August 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)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 79 141
Rank change year-on-year +35 +62 -58
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 67 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.39% 2.05% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.56% 10.16% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 13
North East median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £302 £403 £285
90th Percentile £513 £755 £790
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -17.65% - +32.81%

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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 297 246 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.91% 20.16% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 159 345
North East median daily rate £375 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +17.42% -5.71%
10th Percentile £259 £277 £245
90th Percentile £551 £556 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 36
North East median hourly rate - £10.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.29% +40.11%
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.34%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the North East

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in the North East

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the North East over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in the North East

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +21 47 £400 -15.79% 6
Durham - 20 £400 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 North East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 45 (67.16%) Java
2 42 (62.69%) Oracle
3 39 (58.21%) Git (software)
4 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (50.75%) Spring
6 33 (49.25%) JIRA
7 29 (43.28%) AngularJS
8 28 (41.79%) Jenkins
9 27 (40.30%) Java 8
9 27 (40.30%) Apache
10 24 (35.82%) Tomcat
10 24 (35.82%) Hibernate
11 22 (32.84%) JPA
12 21 (31.34%) Kafka
13 18 (26.87%) Apache Camel
14 16 (23.88%) RESTful
14 16 (23.88%) Linux
14 16 (23.88%) SQL
15 15 (22.39%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (20.90%) Gradle
16 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
17 13 (19.40%) DevOps
18 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
19 11 (16.42%) MySQL
19 11 (16.42%) Open Source
19 11 (16.42%) Ansible
20 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
20 10 (14.93%) Liquibase
20 10 (14.93%) Project Management
20 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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:

Application Platforms
1 27 (40.30%) Apache
2 24 (35.82%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.46%) Jetty
4 4 (5.97%) nginx
5 3 (4.48%) CICS
5 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.48%) WildFly
6 2 (2.99%) Confluence
6 2 (2.99%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) Mongrel
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.99%) BrowserStack
2 2 (2.99%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.49%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (1.49%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.49%) Linode
3 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SMS
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) FTP
3 2 (2.99%) IPsec
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.49%) DataStage
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) HBase
6 1 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (58.21%) Git (software)
2 33 (49.25%) JIRA
3 28 (41.79%) Jenkins
4 14 (20.90%) Gradle
5 10 (14.93%) Liquibase
6 3 (4.48%) Hamcrest
6 3 (4.48%) JUnit
7 2 (2.99%) FindBugs
7 2 (2.99%) GitLab
7 2 (2.99%) Selenium
7 2 (2.99%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.49%) Maven
8 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.49%) Subversion
8 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Developer
2 32 (47.76%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.91%) DBA
4 9 (13.43%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Administrator
6 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) Spring
2 29 (43.28%) AngularJS
3 24 (35.82%) Hibernate
4 22 (32.84%) JPA
5 21 (31.34%) Kafka
6 18 (26.87%) Apache Camel
7 16 (23.88%) RESTful
8 9 (13.43%) J2EE
8 9 (13.43%) Web Services
9 8 (11.94%) HTML
10 7 (10.45%) CSS
11 6 (8.96%) JDBC
12 5 (7.46%) Ajax
13 4 (5.97%) JSP
13 4 (5.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 4 (5.97%) Swing
14 2 (2.99%) JAXB
14 2 (2.99%) LAMP
14 2 (2.99%) LAPP Stack
14 2 (2.99%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.46%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Unix
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.49%) CentOS
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (19.40%) DevOps
4 11 (16.42%) Open Source
5 10 (14.93%) Project Management
5 10 (14.93%) Scrum
5 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
6 9 (13.43%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) BDD
7 7 (10.45%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (10.45%) Kanban
7 7 (10.45%) Web Development
8 6 (8.96%) Domain Models
8 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.46%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (7.46%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.46%) MVC
9 5 (7.46%) Pair Programming
9 5 (7.46%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) Java
2 27 (40.30%) Java 8
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) Ruby
8 2 (2.99%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) Jython
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.97%) OCP
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) PMO
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) Xen
3 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Ansible
2 6 (8.96%) Puppet
3 5 (7.46%) Terraform
4 4 (5.97%) Data Guard
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.99%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.49%) Kibana
6 1 (1.49%) logstash
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (1.49%) OpenNMS
6 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) IBM
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Google
3 3 (4.48%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.49%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.49%) SaltStack