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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 180 193 220
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 20 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 1.70% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £284 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £420 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +3.44%
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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
1311 1650 1595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.16% 22.89% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1229 1163
Average daily rate £450 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £349 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.28% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £36.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.91% +12.30%
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 12 September 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 12 September 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%) Open Source
3 14 (37.84%) MySQL
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Java
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) CSS
5 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
6 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
6 11 (29.73%) Python
6 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
6 11 (29.73%) Django
7 10 (27.03%) RESTful
7 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
8 9 (24.32%) Web Services
8 9 (24.32%) Scrum
9 8 (21.62%) Puppet
9 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
9 8 (21.62%) DevOps
10 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (18.92%) REST
10 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
10 7 (18.92%) Scala
11 6 (16.22%) Ruby
11 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (16.22%) nginx
11 6 (16.22%) HTML5
11 6 (16.22%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 6 (16.22%) nginx
2 5 (13.51%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.81%) Node.js
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.41%) Confluence
5 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
5 2 (5.41%) CMS
5 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.70%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.70%) WordPress
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Heroku
3 1 (2.70%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
3 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
4 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.41%) ObjectStore
6 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.41%) Redis
6 2 (5.41%) Big Data
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) TestNG
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.70%) Mockito
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Python Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
1 12 (32.43%) CSS
2 11 (29.73%) Django
3 10 (27.03%) RESTful
4 9 (24.32%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) REST
6 6 (16.22%) CSS3
6 6 (16.22%) HTML5
7 5 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 4 (10.81%) JSON
8 4 (10.81%) Play Framework
8 4 (10.81%) Ajax
9 3 (8.11%) jQuery
9 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (5.41%) JMS
10 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (5.41%) Spring
10 2 (5.41%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (5.41%) Derivative
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) Physics
2 2 (5.41%) Social Network
3 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Debian
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) Scrum
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
5 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.22%) SOA
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) OO
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.11%) MVC
9 3 (8.11%) Kanban
10 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Product Management
10 2 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) Python
3 7 (18.92%) Scala
4 6 (16.22%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) PHP
5 5 (13.51%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Erlang
7 2 (5.41%) C
8 1 (2.70%) C#
8 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) COBIT
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) Varnish
1 2 (5.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (21.62%) Puppet
3 5 (13.51%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 2 (5.41%) Ganglia
5 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.70%) Akamai
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