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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 161 184 213
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +29
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 44 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.29% 0.072%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 1.28% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 5
Average daily rate
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£455 £488 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £450 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
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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
1432 1333 1567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.87% 22.83% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1014 1154
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 19
Average hourly rate £31.25 £27.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -36.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.25 £34.99 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) TDD
3 30 (44.12%) Python
4 29 (42.65%) Linux
4 29 (42.65%) Java
5 28 (41.18%) MySQL
6 24 (35.29%) MongoDB
7 23 (33.82%) Open Source
7 23 (33.82%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (30.88%) Git (software)
9 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
10 19 (27.94%) Ruby
10 19 (27.94%) DevOps
11 18 (26.47%) Django
12 17 (25.00%) Puppet
13 16 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (22.06%) Ansible
15 14 (20.59%) Subversion
15 14 (20.59%) HTML
15 14 (20.59%) CSS
16 13 (19.12%) SQL
16 13 (19.12%) Oracle
16 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
16 13 (19.12%) Spring
16 13 (19.12%) Scala
17 12 (17.65%) Salt
17 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
17 12 (17.65%) Ajax
17 12 (17.65%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (10.29%) Node.js
2 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.35%) JBoss
3 4 (5.88%) nginx
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.94%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.47%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (13.24%) PaaS
4 5 (7.35%) Heroku
4 5 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) HTTP
1 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
1 10 (14.71%) SSL
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (1.47%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) MySQL
2 24 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
4 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.24%) DB2
6 8 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
7 7 (10.29%) Redis
7 7 (10.29%) Big Data
8 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.59%) Subversion
3 11 (16.18%) Mercurial
4 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.82%) Maven
6 3 (4.41%) Gradle
7 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.94%) JUnit
7 2 (2.94%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.94%) Grunt
7 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.47%) gulp
8 1 (1.47%) Ant
8 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.47%) Redmine
8 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.47%) Toad
8 1 (1.47%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Java Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Python Developer
3 11 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Technical Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Django Developer
8 2 (2.94%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.47%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) Django
2 14 (20.59%) HTML
2 14 (20.59%) CSS
3 13 (19.12%) Spring
4 12 (17.65%) Ajax
5 11 (16.18%) Hibernate
6 10 (14.71%) J2EE
6 10 (14.71%) HTML5
7 9 (13.24%) CSS3
8 8 (11.76%) Web Services
9 7 (10.29%) XML
9 7 (10.29%) XSD
9 7 (10.29%) XSL
9 7 (10.29%) RESTful
9 7 (10.29%) REST
10 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
11 5 (7.35%) JSON
11 5 (7.35%) XHTML
11 5 (7.35%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.29%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) W3C
4 1 (1.47%) GIS
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.65%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.41%) CentOS
4 2 (2.94%) Android
4 2 (2.94%) Windows
4 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) MVS
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) TDD
3 23 (33.82%) Open Source
4 22 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (27.94%) DevOps
6 12 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 9 (13.24%) OO
8 8 (11.76%) Web Development
9 7 (10.29%) MVC
9 7 (10.29%) Scrum
9 7 (10.29%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.35%) Kanban
12 4 (5.88%) BDD
12 4 (5.88%) Microservices
13 3 (4.41%) Product Management
13 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.41%) SOA
13 3 (4.41%) ITIL
14 2 (2.94%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Python
2 29 (42.65%) Java
3 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.94%) Ruby
5 13 (19.12%) SQL
5 13 (19.12%) Scala
6 8 (11.76%) Go
6 8 (11.76%) PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Perl
8 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (2.94%) PHP5
10 1 (1.47%) Groovy
10 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.94%) vCloud
3 1 (1.47%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) Puppet
2 16 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (22.06%) Ansible
4 12 (17.65%) Salt
5 6 (8.82%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.41%) Rundeck
7 2 (2.94%) logstash
7 2 (2.94%) Kibana
7 2 (2.94%) Mesos
7 2 (2.94%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.94%) Nagios
7 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.47%) Ganglia
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.47%) Control-M
8 1 (1.47%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.41%) Zend
3 3 (4.41%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.94%) Twitter
4 2 (2.94%) Greenplum
4 2 (2.94%) Splunk
4 2 (2.94%) Google
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.47%) Tableau
5 1 (1.47%) Facebook
5 1 (1.47%) Talend
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Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £30.00 - £34.00 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago