The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 71 51 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 2.69% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 10.76% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+271.87% -77.14%
PostgreSQL
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
174 223 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.29% 25.03% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 194 165
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £100.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +426.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £100.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) Web Design
3 11 (52.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) MVC
4 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 8 (38.10%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (33.33%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Ruby
7 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 5 (23.81%) High Availability
8 5 (23.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (23.81%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Sass

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) GitHub
3 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 5 (23.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Capybara
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) git-flow
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) RSpec
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) AWS Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Azure Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Sass
4 3 (14.29%) Dropwizard
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) JSP
4 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) Django
6 1 (4.76%) Ember.js
6 1 (4.76%) Ext JS
6 1 (4.76%) LAMP
6 1 (4.76%) Symfony
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Responsive Web Design
1 11 (52.38%) Web Design
2 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (23.81%) High Availability
4 5 (23.81%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
1 2 (9.52%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Google
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Sencha
2 1 (4.76%) Zend