The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 120 100 130
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +30
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 2 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% 0.91% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 5.37% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
351 410 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.01% 17.03% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 165 207
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 13
Average hourly rate £187.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+514.75% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Berkshire region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Berkshire region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 2 £300 -7.69%
Slough - 1 £300 - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) KVM
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) NSN NetAct

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) Telnet
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Trac
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) OOCSS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (16.67%) Java SE
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) AWK
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Akamai
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Greenplum