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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 162 182 203
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +21
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.34% 0.031%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.72% 1.51% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 1
Average daily rate
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£488 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +95.65%
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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
1358 1326 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.93% 22.23% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1006 1061
Average daily rate £450 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £36.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.75 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) MySQL
3 28 (48.28%) Java
3 28 (48.28%) Linux
4 24 (41.38%) TDD
5 23 (39.66%) Open Source
5 23 (39.66%) MongoDB
6 21 (36.21%) Python
7 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
8 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
9 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (29.31%) DevOps
11 16 (27.59%) Subversion
11 16 (27.59%) Ruby
12 15 (25.86%) Puppet
13 14 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (24.14%) HTML
13 14 (24.14%) Oracle
13 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
14 13 (22.41%) CSS
14 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
15 12 (20.69%) SSL
15 12 (20.69%) HTTP
15 12 (20.69%) Ajax
15 12 (20.69%) Scala
16 11 (18.97%) HTML5
16 11 (18.97%) Mobile App
16 11 (18.97%) Salt
16 11 (18.97%) Ansible

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (12.07%) Node.js
2 4 (6.90%) nginx
3 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.72%) Jetty
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.72%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.52%) PaaS
4 3 (5.17%) Heroku
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) SSL
1 12 (20.69%) HTTP
2 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.72%) SNMP
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) IPsec
4 1 (1.72%) IMAP
4 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.72%) NAS
4 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.72%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) MySQL
2 23 (39.66%) MongoDB
3 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
5 8 (13.79%) DB2
5 8 (13.79%) Big Data
6 7 (12.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
6 7 (12.07%) Redis
7 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (27.59%) Subversion
3 10 (17.24%) Mercurial
4 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.90%) Maven
6 3 (5.17%) Gradle
7 2 (3.45%) Grunt
7 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.72%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) JUnit
8 1 (1.72%) Toad
8 1 (1.72%) RSpec
8 1 (1.72%) PyUnit
8 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.72%) Hudson
8 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.17%) DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Technical Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Python/Django Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Android Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) HTML
2 13 (22.41%) CSS
3 12 (20.69%) Ajax
4 11 (18.97%) Spring
4 11 (18.97%) HTML5
5 10 (17.24%) Django
6 9 (15.52%) CSS3
6 9 (15.52%) Hibernate
7 7 (12.07%) J2EE
7 7 (12.07%) XML
7 7 (12.07%) XSD
7 7 (12.07%) XSL
8 6 (10.34%) Backbone.js
8 6 (10.34%) RESTful
9 5 (8.62%) Web Services
9 5 (8.62%) XHTML
9 5 (8.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.07%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) W3C
5 1 (1.72%) DTV
5 1 (1.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) UNIX
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) MVS
5 1 (1.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) TDD
3 23 (39.66%) Open Source
4 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (29.31%) DevOps
6 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.79%) OO
7 8 (13.79%) Web Development
8 7 (12.07%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (8.62%) Scrum
10 4 (6.90%) ITIL
10 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.90%) MVC
10 4 (6.90%) BDD
10 4 (6.90%) Kanban
11 3 (5.17%) Product Management
11 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.17%) SOA
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) Python
3 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.59%) Ruby
5 12 (20.69%) Scala
6 11 (18.97%) SQL
7 8 (13.79%) Go
8 6 (10.34%) PHP
9 4 (6.90%) Perl
10 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.72%) RubyMotion
12 1 (1.72%) C
12 1 (1.72%) PHP5
12 1 (1.72%) Groovy
12 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.72%) Corosync
2 1 (1.72%) KVM
2 1 (1.72%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) HDFS
2 1 (1.72%) NFS
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
2 1 (1.72%) Varnish
2 1 (1.72%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) Puppet
2 14 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.97%) Ansible
3 11 (18.97%) Salt
4 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.45%) Nagios
5 2 (3.45%) Data Guard
5 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.72%) Cacti
6 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.72%) Control-M
6 1 (1.72%) Graphite
6 1 (1.72%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.72%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Zend
4 2 (3.45%) Twitter
5 1 (1.72%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.72%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) Facebook
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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