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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 188 193 206
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 22 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.064% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 0.28% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 5
Average daily rate £473 £315 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £315 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1437 1419 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.27% 22.77% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1103 1067
Average daily rate £435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 28 (66.67%) MySQL
2 24 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 21 (50.00%) CSS
4 20 (47.62%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) HTML
5 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
6 18 (42.86%) Java
7 16 (38.10%) HTML5
7 16 (38.10%) NoSQL
8 15 (35.71%) CSS3
8 15 (35.71%) Open Source
9 14 (33.33%) Ruby
10 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.95%) RESTful
11 12 (28.57%) Puppet
11 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
11 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
12 11 (26.19%) SOA
12 11 (26.19%) SQL
12 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (26.19%) TDD
12 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
12 11 (26.19%) Scala
12 11 (26.19%) jQuery
12 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (21.43%) Ajax
14 9 (21.43%) Python
14 9 (21.43%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (19.05%) Node.js
2 7 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 6 (14.29%) Alfresco
3 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.90%) CMS
5 4 (9.52%) Confluence
5 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
5 4 (9.52%) Apache
6 3 (7.14%) nginx
7 2 (4.76%) Drupal
7 2 (4.76%) Mule
7 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.76%) Documentum
8 1 (2.38%) SAS
8 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
8 1 (2.38%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (2.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.76%) Heroku
2 1 (2.38%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SSL
1 2 (4.76%) SNMP
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) NetScreen
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) MySQL
2 24 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 16 (38.10%) NoSQL
4 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 10 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (9.52%) Redis
8 3 (7.14%) CouchDB
9 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (4.76%) Big Data
10 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.38%) MS Access
10 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.38%) DB2
10 1 (2.38%) HBase
10 1 (2.38%) Riak
10 1 (2.38%) Mahout
10 1 (2.38%) VoltDB
10 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
3 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
4 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 6 (14.29%) Mockito
4 6 (14.29%) Selenium
5 5 (11.90%) JIRA
6 4 (9.52%) Hudson
6 4 (9.52%) Subversion
7 3 (7.14%) RSpec
8 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.76%) CruiseControl
8 2 (4.76%) JUnit
9 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.38%) Maven
9 1 (2.38%) JMeter
9 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (9.52%) DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) CSS
2 20 (47.62%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) HTML5
4 15 (35.71%) CSS3
5 13 (30.95%) RESTful
6 11 (26.19%) jQuery
7 10 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (21.43%) Ajax
8 9 (21.43%) REST
9 8 (19.05%) Django
10 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 7 (16.67%) Spring
10 7 (16.67%) Lucene
11 6 (14.29%) Spring Integration
11 6 (14.29%) Akka
11 6 (14.29%) JSON
11 6 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (14.29%) JMS
12 5 (11.90%) JSR 170
13 4 (9.52%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) CCTV
4 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) SUSE
6 1 (2.38%) Debian
6 1 (2.38%) OpenSolaris
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 11 (26.19%) SOA
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) TDD
2 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.05%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Fault Management
5 4 (9.52%) Release Management
5 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 4 (9.52%) Kanban
5 4 (9.52%) Software Architecture
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) OO
6 3 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) Ruby
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) Scala
5 9 (21.43%) Python
6 6 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) C
8 1 (2.38%) Lisp
8 1 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Korn
8 1 (2.38%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.38%) Golang
8 1 (2.38%) C-shell
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) KVM
2 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Snort
3 1 (2.38%) Squid
3 1 (2.38%) Xen
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.38%) Varnish
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) qmail
3 1 (2.38%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.38%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.52%) Ganglia
3 4 (9.52%) Nagios
4 2 (4.76%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Nokia
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Sybase
4 1 (2.38%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Talend
4 1 (2.38%) Akamai
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