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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 122 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +3
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 28 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.26% 1.49% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 19
Average daily rate £525 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £595 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +27.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.95 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -26.83%
PostgreSQL
London

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
860 1206 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.30% 23.47% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 954 1059
Average daily rate £475 £428 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 27 (47.37%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) MySQL
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (33.33%) TDD
5 19 (33.33%) Python
6 17 (29.82%) Linux
6 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
6 17 (29.82%) Spring
6 17 (29.82%) DevOps
7 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
7 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
8 15 (26.32%) MongoDB
8 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
9 14 (24.56%) Puppet
9 14 (24.56%) Ruby
10 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
10 13 (22.81%) Oracle
11 12 (21.05%) Scrum
11 12 (21.05%) MVC
11 12 (21.05%) Go
11 12 (21.05%) Docker
12 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (19.30%) CSS
12 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (17.54%) Node.js
13 10 (17.54%) BDD
14 9 (15.79%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (17.54%) Node.js
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.77%) Confluence
3 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.02%) Apache
5 3 (5.26%) nginx
6 2 (3.51%) CMS
6 2 (3.51%) JBoss
6 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.75%) Drupal
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.75%) MediaWiki
7 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.75%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.26%) IaaS
3 3 (5.26%) PaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.51%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (3.51%) Heroku
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.75%) Boomi
5 1 (1.75%) GitHub
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) BGP
4 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.75%) IPsec
4 1 (1.75%) IPv6
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) OSPF
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) MySQL
2 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
2 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
3 15 (26.32%) MongoDB
4 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 6 (10.53%) Neo4j
7 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
7 5 (8.77%) Redis
8 4 (7.02%) Datomic
8 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
9 3 (5.26%) DB2
10 2 (3.51%) Big Data
10 2 (3.51%) CloverETL
10 2 (3.51%) QlikView
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.28%) JIRA
3 5 (8.77%) Subversion
4 4 (7.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.02%) Gradle
4 4 (7.02%) JUnit
4 4 (7.02%) Mockito
5 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.51%) Maven
6 2 (3.51%) Mocha
6 2 (3.51%) Selenium
6 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.75%) Grunt
7 1 (1.75%) Hudson
7 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.75%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.75%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (10.53%) Banking
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Database Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.26%) DBA
7 2 (3.51%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.51%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.51%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (3.51%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.51%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) Spring
2 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 11 (19.30%) CSS
4 7 (12.28%) .NET
4 7 (12.28%) Sass
5 6 (10.53%) HTML
5 6 (10.53%) REST
6 5 (8.77%) JPA
6 5 (8.77%) JSON
6 5 (8.77%) Middleware
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (8.77%) Spring MVC
6 5 (8.77%) XML
7 4 (7.02%) J2EE
7 4 (7.02%) Kafka
7 4 (7.02%) React
8 3 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
8 3 (5.26%) XSD
8 3 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Fintech
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Debian
2 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.77%) Unix
5 4 (7.02%) CentOS
6 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) TDD
3 17 (29.82%) DevOps
4 12 (21.05%) MVC
4 12 (21.05%) Scrum
5 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (17.54%) BDD
7 9 (15.79%) OO
7 9 (15.79%) Open Source
8 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Microservices
9 4 (7.02%) Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.02%) ETL
9 4 (7.02%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (7.02%) High Availability
9 4 (7.02%) Kanban
9 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 19 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.56%) Ruby
6 12 (21.05%) Go
7 7 (12.28%) C#
7 7 (12.28%) PHP
8 6 (10.53%) Perl
9 5 (8.77%) Scala
10 4 (7.02%) Clojure
10 4 (7.02%) Erlang
10 4 (7.02%) JPQL
11 3 (5.26%) C++
11 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
12 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.51%) VB
12 2 (3.51%) VBScript
13 1 (1.75%) ES6
13 1 (1.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) AWS Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) CISA
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CISSP
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) iptables
2 1 (1.75%) Postfix
2 1 (1.75%) Samba
2 1 (1.75%) vCloud
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) Puppet
2 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.02%) Ansible
4 3 (5.26%) Mesos
5 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.51%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Tableau
5 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Dell
6 1 (1.75%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Splunk
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
6 1 (1.75%) Talend
6 1 (1.75%) webMethods
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