The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 173 181 167
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 18 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.54% 1.44% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 12
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £465 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.14% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.83% +68.33%
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1169 1462 1347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.06% 24.31% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1094 1048
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £41.53 £20.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% +101.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) Linux
3 19 (46.34%) Java
3 19 (46.34%) MySQL
4 16 (39.02%) Python
5 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
6 14 (34.15%) Open Source
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
7 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
8 10 (24.39%) Puppet
9 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (21.95%) PHP
9 9 (21.95%) SQL
9 9 (21.95%) HTML
9 9 (21.95%) Web Services
9 9 (21.95%) Ruby
10 8 (19.51%) Scrum
10 8 (19.51%) Django
10 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
11 7 (17.07%) nginx
11 7 (17.07%) Vagrant
11 7 (17.07%) CSS
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.07%) DevOps
12 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
12 6 (14.63%) REST
12 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
12 6 (14.63%) HTML5

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (17.07%) nginx
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) JBoss
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.44%) Jetty
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.44%) Gunicorn
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SSL
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
1 2 (4.88%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) OpenVPN
2 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.44%) Multicast
2 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.44%) IPsec
2 1 (2.44%) IMAP
2 1 (2.44%) SNMP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) MySQL
2 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
3 8 (19.51%) Hadoop
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
5 5 (12.20%) Big Data
6 4 (9.76%) Redis
7 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
7 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.88%) VLDB
8 2 (4.88%) OLTP
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.44%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
3 3 (7.32%) Mockito
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.44%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.44%) PyUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.44%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (7.32%) Back Office
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) DBA
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (2.44%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Server Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 8 (19.51%) Django
3 7 (17.07%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) REST
4 6 (14.63%) HTML5
5 5 (12.20%) RESTful
5 5 (12.20%) Spring
5 5 (12.20%) SOAP
6 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.76%) CSS3
7 3 (7.32%) Flask
7 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (7.32%) Ajax
7 3 (7.32%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (7.32%) JSON
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE
8 2 (4.88%) Java EE
8 2 (4.88%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Open Source
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Debian
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Scrum
2 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps
4 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) Kanban
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) SOA
6 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.32%) BDD
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) ETL
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) Python
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) PHP
4 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Ruby
5 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) Scala
7 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) PHP5
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) KVM
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Varnish
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.44%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (2.44%) Corosync
2 1 (2.44%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) NFS
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Puppet
2 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.07%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.88%) Salt
4 2 (4.88%) StatsD
4 2 (4.88%) Graphite
4 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
4 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.44%) Cacti
5 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.44%) collectd
5 1 (2.44%) logstash
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
5 1 (2.44%) Nagios
5 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Rackspace
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) SaltStack
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Vertica
4 2 (4.88%) Talend
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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