The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Bristol 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
217 162 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 24.03% 25.88% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 97 110
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
PostgreSQL
South West

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
3 3 (60.00%) Postfix
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Hudson
3 3 (60.00%) MediaWiki
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Wiki
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) Samba
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) VMware

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) nginx
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) IPv6
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) IPsec
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Wiki
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Debian
1 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Samba
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Postfix
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle