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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 169 178 212
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.51% 1.22% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £378 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £570 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -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
1473 1310 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.49% 22.73% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 986 1183
Average daily rate £463 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 18
Average hourly rate £23.25 £27.91 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.69% -45.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.25 £51.49 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) Java
3 36 (48.65%) TDD
4 33 (44.59%) Linux
5 31 (41.89%) Python
5 31 (41.89%) MongoDB
6 30 (40.54%) MySQL
6 30 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (39.19%) Open Source
8 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
9 24 (32.43%) Git (software)
9 24 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (29.73%) DevOps
11 21 (28.38%) Spring
11 21 (28.38%) Ruby
12 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
12 19 (25.68%) Puppet
13 18 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (24.32%) Relational Database
13 18 (24.32%) Oracle
13 18 (24.32%) Ajax
13 18 (24.32%) Django
14 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
14 17 (22.97%) Mobile App
15 16 (21.62%) Ansible
15 16 (21.62%) Subversion
15 16 (21.62%) J2EE
15 16 (21.62%) UNIX
16 14 (18.92%) XML
16 14 (18.92%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (9.46%) Node.js
2 5 (6.76%) JBoss
2 5 (6.76%) Apache
3 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.41%) nginx
4 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.70%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.35%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.35%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.51%) PaaS
4 5 (6.76%) Heroku
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Boomi
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) HTTP
1 11 (14.86%) SSL
1 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.05%) VPN
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
4 1 (1.35%) IPsec
4 1 (1.35%) IPv6
4 1 (1.35%) OSPF
4 1 (1.35%) BGP
4 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.35%) LDAP
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) MongoDB
2 30 (40.54%) MySQL
3 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
4 18 (24.32%) Relational Database
5 14 (18.92%) DB2
5 14 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (17.57%) NoSQL
7 7 (9.46%) Redis
7 7 (9.46%) Big Data
8 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.35%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.62%) Subversion
3 12 (16.22%) Mercurial
4 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.11%) Maven
6 2 (2.70%) JUnit
6 2 (2.70%) JIRA
6 2 (2.70%) Hudson
6 2 (2.70%) Gerrit
6 2 (2.70%) Gradle
6 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.70%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.35%) Ant
7 1 (1.35%) Grunt
7 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.35%) Redmine
7 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.35%) RSpec
7 1 (1.35%) Mockito
7 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.57%) Python Developer
3 13 (17.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Technical Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Digital Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Digital Technical Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Django Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.70%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) Spring
2 18 (24.32%) Ajax
2 18 (24.32%) Django
3 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
4 16 (21.62%) J2EE
5 14 (18.92%) XML
6 13 (17.57%) XSD
6 13 (17.57%) XSL
6 13 (17.57%) Web Services
7 12 (16.22%) CSS
7 12 (16.22%) HTML
7 12 (16.22%) JSON
8 9 (12.16%) HTML5
8 9 (12.16%) CSS3
9 8 (10.81%) REST
10 7 (9.46%) RESTful
11 6 (8.11%) Backbone.js
12 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (6.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.11%) User Experience
3 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Wiki
5 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) W3C
5 1 (1.35%) GIS
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Linux
2 16 (21.62%) UNIX
3 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.35%) MVS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Debian
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.65%) TDD
3 30 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (39.19%) Open Source
5 22 (29.73%) DevOps
6 14 (18.92%) Web Development
7 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
7 13 (17.57%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (10.81%) OO
9 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.11%) MVC
9 6 (8.11%) Scrum
10 5 (6.76%) BDD
11 4 (5.41%) Kanban
11 4 (5.41%) SOA
11 4 (5.41%) Microservices
12 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.05%) Product Management
13 2 (2.70%) OWASP
13 2 (2.70%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Java
2 31 (41.89%) Python
3 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 21 (28.38%) Ruby
5 14 (18.92%) SQL
5 14 (18.92%) Scala
6 9 (12.16%) Go
6 9 (12.16%) PHP
7 4 (5.41%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.70%) PHP5
8 2 (2.70%) Groovy
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) RubyMotion
9 1 (1.35%) R
9 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) vCloud
3 1 (1.35%) iptables
3 1 (1.35%) Samba
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Postfix
3 1 (1.35%) XenServer
3 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (25.68%) Puppet
2 18 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (21.62%) Ansible
4 14 (18.92%) Salt
5 7 (9.46%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.05%) Rundeck
6 3 (4.05%) Mesos
6 3 (4.05%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.70%) Nagios
7 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.70%) Kibana
7 2 (2.70%) logstash
8 1 (1.35%) Graphite
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.35%) Control-M
8 1 (1.35%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) VMware
3 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.05%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Zend
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.35%) Dell
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.35%) webMethods
6 1 (1.35%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.35%) Splunk
6 1 (1.35%) Facebook
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Talend
6 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
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