The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 131 129 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.037% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 0.22% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £295 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.81% -12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.79% +68.33%
PostgreSQL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
297 451 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.57% 16.57% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 245 142
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 23
Average hourly rate £55.65 £17.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.00% -39.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £22.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 6 March 2015. 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 - 1 - - 3
Slough - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) ZABBIX
4 4 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Sybase
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
4 4 (36.36%) SMTP
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) IMAP
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) CentOS
5 3 (27.27%) Apache CXF
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) MediaWiki
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SMTP
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
1 4 (36.36%) IMAP
1 4 (36.36%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) IPv6
2 2 (18.18%) OSPF
2 2 (18.18%) BGP
2 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) IPsec
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) DbUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Mockito
4 3 (27.27%) jMock
5 2 (18.18%) Hudson
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Build Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) PowerMock
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Camel
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Apache CXF
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Kanban
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Database Theory
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Samba
3 2 (18.18%) Postfix
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) ZABBIX
2 3 (27.27%) Hyperic
2 3 (27.27%) logstash
3 2 (18.18%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
2 4 (36.36%) Remedy
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Sybase
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat