The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 118 118 120
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.45% 1.08% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £360 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +80.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
326 371 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.48% 14.66% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 227 243
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £32.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £32.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 8 £450 - 2
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Open Source
3 9 (37.50%) Puppet
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) PostGIS
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) MySQL
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) HTTP
6 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.83%) Nagios
6 5 (20.83%) SSL
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.83%) Ansible
6 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) JIRA
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (12.50%) GeoServer
1 3 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
1 5 (20.83%) SSL
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) GIS
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.33%) RSpec
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.17%) Mocha
5 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) DBA
2 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) GIS Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Django Developer
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Python Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Architect
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) PostGIS
2 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) Django
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) Sass
6 1 (4.17%) Servlets
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) HPUX
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) ITSM
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Web Operations
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) ES6
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) KVM
2 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 5 (20.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Rackspace