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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 181 209 185
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 22 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 1.21% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £456 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £346 £295
% change year-on-year
-4.69% +17.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.52%
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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
1309 1740 1425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.31% 24.62% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 1320 1097
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £41.53 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.13% +49.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £31.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £104.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, 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%) Linux
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 17 (41.46%) Java
5 16 (39.02%) MySQL
5 16 (39.02%) Open Source
6 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
6 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
6 15 (36.59%) Python
7 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
8 12 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (29.27%) HTML
8 12 (29.27%) Scrum
8 12 (29.27%) Django
9 11 (26.83%) PHP
9 11 (26.83%) CSS
9 11 (26.83%) Web Services
9 11 (26.83%) Puppet
10 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
11 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (21.95%) Ruby
12 8 (19.51%) nginx
12 8 (19.51%) Vagrant
13 7 (17.07%) RESTful
13 7 (17.07%) DevOps
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
14 6 (14.63%) SOAP
14 6 (14.63%) SOA
14 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (19.51%) nginx
2 5 (12.20%) Apache Solr
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) JBoss
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) Gunicorn
6 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Heroku
4 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) MySQL
2 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.88%) VLDB
6 2 (4.88%) ObjectStore
6 2 (4.88%) OLTP
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.88%) Redis
6 2 (4.88%) Big Data
7 1 (2.44%) Voldemort
7 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.44%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
1 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) Mockito
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) Hudson
5 1 (2.44%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.44%) jMock
General
1 5 (12.20%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Python Developer
5 4 (9.76%) DBA
5 4 (9.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Django Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) HTML
1 12 (29.27%) Django
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
2 11 (26.83%) Web Services
3 7 (17.07%) RESTful
4 6 (14.63%) SOAP
4 6 (14.63%) HTML5
4 6 (14.63%) REST
5 5 (12.20%) CSS3
5 5 (12.20%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (12.20%) Spring
6 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (9.76%) JSON
6 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) Flask
7 3 (7.32%) Play Framework
7 3 (7.32%) Ajax
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE
8 2 (4.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Replication
2 2 (4.88%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (4.88%) Derivative
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Scrum
3 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.07%) DevOps
6 6 (14.63%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) Kanban
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.20%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) Web Development
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.32%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) MVC
10 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.88%) OOD
10 2 (4.88%) ETL
10 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) Python
4 11 (26.83%) PHP
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 9 (21.95%) Ruby
7 5 (12.20%) Scala
8 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 3 (7.32%) C++
10 2 (4.88%) Perl
11 1 (2.44%) Groovy
11 1 (2.44%) PHP5
11 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.44%) C#
11 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Varnish
2 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.44%) KVM
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (26.83%) Puppet
3 8 (19.51%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.88%) StatsD
5 1 (2.44%) Ansible
5 1 (2.44%) logstash
5 1 (2.44%) Salt
5 1 (2.44%) collectd
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) SaltStack
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.88%) Vertica
3 2 (4.88%) Talend
4 1 (2.44%) Akamai
4 1 (2.44%) Zend
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago