Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 134 92
Rank change year-on-year +68 -42 +8
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 34 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.78% 1.08% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.66% 4.95% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 38
North East median daily rate £550 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% +32.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £400 £330 £275
90th Percentile £755 £525 £688
England median daily rate £500 £472 £425
% change year-on-year +6.04% +10.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £13.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year +146.15% +62.50% -77.14%

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 232 586 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.99% 21.87% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 414 304
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.15% +11.79%
10th Percentile £276 £261 £263
90th Percentile £560 £525 £575
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 24 14
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £20.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.73% +31.58% -30.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £15.40
90th Percentile £22.15 £33.98 £33.83
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
% change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +67 34 £550 +14.29% 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 23 (67.65%) MongoDB
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) Open Source
4 19 (55.88%) HTML
4 19 (55.88%) CSS
4 19 (55.88%) TDD
5 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 17 (50.00%) MySQL
7 15 (44.12%) REST
7 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
7 15 (44.12%) Coaching
8 14 (41.18%) HTML5
9 13 (38.24%) Kanban
9 13 (38.24%) Scrum
9 13 (38.24%) Oracle
10 12 (35.29%) Spring
10 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (35.29%) Microservices
11 11 (32.35%) CSS3
11 11 (32.35%) Ruby
11 11 (32.35%) Ajax
11 11 (32.35%) JSON
11 11 (32.35%) BDD
11 11 (32.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (32.35%) Linux
12 10 (29.41%) Python
12 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 10 (29.41%) Confluence

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 10 (29.41%) Confluence
2 8 (23.53%) SAS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Slack
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Linode
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) MongoDB
2 17 (50.00%) MySQL
2 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (32.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (23.53%) Apache Hive
4 8 (23.53%) Big Data
4 8 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (23.53%) HBase
4 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (17.65%) Data Lake
5 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 6 (17.65%) Pentaho
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.94%) DataStage
7 1 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) ERwin
3 6 (17.65%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.76%) Firebug
4 4 (11.76%) Gradle
4 4 (11.76%) Hamcrest
4 4 (11.76%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Architect
2 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Agile Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Data Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Digital Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Lead Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Lead Data Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) CSS
1 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) REST
3 14 (41.18%) HTML5
4 12 (35.29%) Spring
5 11 (32.35%) Ajax
5 11 (32.35%) CSS3
5 11 (32.35%) JSON
6 10 (29.41%) Django
7 9 (26.47%) RESTful
8 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) SOAP
10 5 (14.71%) jQuery
10 5 (14.71%) JSP
10 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (11.76%) Node.js
11 4 (11.76%) Play Framework
11 4 (11.76%) Spring MVC
11 4 (11.76%) XML
11 4 (11.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 6 (17.65%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Open Source
2 19 (55.88%) TDD
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Coaching
4 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
5 13 (38.24%) Kanban
5 13 (38.24%) Scrum
6 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (35.29%) Microservices
7 11 (32.35%) BDD
8 10 (29.41%) SFIA
9 9 (26.47%) Software Architecture
10 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
10 8 (23.53%) Data Architecture
10 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
10 8 (23.53%) Data Management
10 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
10 8 (23.53%) Prototyping
11 6 (17.65%) Data Strategy
11 6 (17.65%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) Ruby
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) Python
4 10 (29.41%) Scala
5 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) R
7 1 (2.94%) Jython
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Docker
1 6 (17.65%) LXC
2 1 (2.94%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Informatica
3 6 (17.65%) CA
3 6 (17.65%) Tableau
4 2 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.94%) VMware