The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 176 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +5
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.24% 0.75% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £274 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £365 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1290 1603 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.39% 22.62% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 1174 1190
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £12.00 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.61 £52.50 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
PostgreSQL
London

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) Open Source
3 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
4 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
4 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) MySQL
5 11 (29.73%) HTML
5 11 (29.73%) Python
5 11 (29.73%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
5 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
5 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (24.32%) Django
7 9 (24.32%) DevOps
7 9 (24.32%) Puppet
7 9 (24.32%) RESTful
8 8 (21.62%) PHP
8 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
9 7 (18.92%) SOA
9 7 (18.92%) Ruby
9 7 (18.92%) Scrum
9 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (18.92%) Node.js
10 6 (16.22%) Scala
10 6 (16.22%) TDD
10 6 (16.22%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (18.92%) Node.js
2 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.51%) nginx
4 4 (10.81%) OpenStack
4 4 (10.81%) Confluence
4 4 (10.81%) Apache
5 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Pig
6 2 (5.41%) Mule
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
6 2 (5.41%) CMS
6 2 (5.41%) Drupal
7 1 (2.70%) SAS
7 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.70%) IIS
7 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.70%) WordPress
7 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.11%) Heroku
2 2 (5.41%) CloudFront
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) NetScreen
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
1 12 (32.43%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) Redis
5 2 (5.41%) ObjectStore
6 1 (2.70%) DB2
6 1 (2.70%) SQLite
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.70%) KDB
6 1 (2.70%) HBase
6 1 (2.70%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.51%) JIRA
3 5 (13.51%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Hudson
4 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) JMeter
5 1 (2.70%) RSpec
5 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) Mockito
5 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Python Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) OSS Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
1 11 (29.73%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) Django
2 9 (24.32%) RESTful
3 6 (16.22%) Ajax
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) jQuery
4 5 (13.51%) JSON
4 5 (13.51%) HTML5
4 5 (13.51%) REST
4 5 (13.51%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) Play Framework
6 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.41%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (5.41%) Twisted
6 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Open Source
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Social Network
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) SUSE
5 1 (2.70%) Debian
5 1 (2.70%) OpenSolaris
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) DevOps
3 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.92%) SOA
4 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
7 4 (10.81%) Fault Management
7 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) Service Management
7 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.11%) Kanban
8 3 (8.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) Python
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) PHP
6 7 (18.92%) Ruby
7 6 (16.22%) Scala
8 3 (8.11%) C++
8 3 (8.11%) C
9 2 (5.41%) Erlang
10 1 (2.70%) Lisp
10 1 (2.70%) C#
10 1 (2.70%) Perl
10 1 (2.70%) Korn
10 1 (2.70%) C-shell
10 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) KVM
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Varnish
4 1 (2.70%) Xen
4 1 (2.70%) Squid
4 1 (2.70%) Snort
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) qmail
4 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.70%) OpenSSH
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (24.32%) Puppet
3 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
3 4 (10.81%) Ganglia
3 4 (10.81%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Nessus
4 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Atlassian
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.41%) Akamai
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Nokia
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Qualys
4 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
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