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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 101 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 75 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.13% 0.67% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.54% 2.52% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 35 14
Median daily rate £500 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £414 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £8.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -67.67%
PostgreSQL
London

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
878 1470 1356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.91% 26.61% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 1147 1011
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £27.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.87%) Java
3 45 (41.28%) Linux
4 41 (37.61%) TDD
5 39 (35.78%) MongoDB
6 38 (34.86%) Ruby
6 38 (34.86%) DevOps
7 32 (29.36%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (27.52%) Python
9 27 (24.77%) HTTP
9 27 (24.77%) Jenkins
10 24 (22.02%) Security Cleared
11 23 (21.10%) SC Cleared
11 23 (21.10%) BDD
11 23 (21.10%) MySQL
12 21 (19.27%) SQL
12 21 (19.27%) TCP/IP
12 21 (19.27%) Django
13 20 (18.35%) Redis
13 20 (18.35%) Node.js
14 19 (17.43%) JavaScript
15 18 (16.51%) SSL
15 18 (16.51%) Scrum
15 18 (16.51%) Go
16 17 (15.60%) Docker
16 17 (15.60%) OpenStack
17 16 (14.68%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (14.68%) Ruby on Rails
17 16 (14.68%) Kanban
17 16 (14.68%) HTML

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.60%) OpenStack
2 10 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.59%) Apache
3 5 (4.59%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.59%) nginx
4 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) Jetty
5 1 (0.92%) SAS
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (29.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.01%) GitHub
3 9 (8.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.92%) Heroku
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.77%) HTTP
2 21 (19.27%) TCP/IP
3 18 (16.51%) SSL
4 3 (2.75%) SSH
5 2 (1.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.92%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.92%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.92%) SMTP
6 1 (0.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.78%) MongoDB
2 23 (21.10%) MySQL
3 20 (18.35%) Redis
4 16 (14.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
6 11 (10.09%) NoSQL
7 9 (8.26%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (7.34%) Big Data
8 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
9 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
10 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.83%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.92%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.92%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.92%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 27 (24.77%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.76%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.93%) Bitbucket
4 9 (8.26%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.50%) JUnit
6 5 (4.59%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (3.67%) Capybara
8 3 (2.75%) JBehave
8 3 (2.75%) JIRA
9 2 (1.83%) Mockito
9 2 (1.83%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.92%) Bundler
10 1 (0.92%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.92%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.92%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Games
4 1 (0.92%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (53.21%) Developer
2 18 (16.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (14.68%) Python Developer
4 14 (12.84%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Ruby Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Android Developer
7 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Django Developer
9 6 (5.50%) DBA
9 6 (5.50%) Python/Django Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Core Java Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Java Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Administrator
11 4 (3.67%) Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.27%) Django
2 20 (18.35%) Node.js
3 16 (14.68%) CSS
3 16 (14.68%) HTML
3 16 (14.68%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (12.84%) Web Services
5 13 (11.93%) AngularJS
5 13 (11.93%) REST
6 12 (11.01%) Flask
6 12 (11.01%) JSON
7 11 (10.09%) Ajax
8 10 (9.17%) CSS3
8 10 (9.17%) HTML5
9 8 (7.34%) Spring
10 7 (6.42%) Hibernate
10 7 (6.42%) J2EE
10 7 (6.42%) Play Framework
10 7 (6.42%) React Native
11 6 (5.50%) OAuth2
11 6 (5.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
1 6 (5.50%) Semantic Web
2 4 (3.67%) User Experience
3 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.75%) Statistics
4 2 (1.83%) Fintech
4 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.28%) Linux
2 13 (11.93%) CoreOS
2 13 (11.93%) RancherOS
3 8 (7.34%) Android
3 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.34%) Unix
4 7 (6.42%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.75%) CentOS
6 3 (2.75%) Windows
6 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) TDD
3 38 (34.86%) DevOps
4 23 (21.10%) BDD
5 18 (16.51%) Scrum
6 16 (14.68%) Kanban
7 15 (13.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.76%) Open Source
8 14 (12.84%) Configuration Management
9 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
9 13 (11.93%) Security Hardening
10 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.34%) Android Development
12 7 (6.42%) Coaching
12 7 (6.42%) ETL
12 7 (6.42%) Prototyping
12 7 (6.42%) Web Development
13 6 (5.50%) Line Management
13 6 (5.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.87%) Java
2 38 (34.86%) Ruby
3 30 (27.52%) Python
4 21 (19.27%) SQL
5 19 (17.43%) JavaScript
6 18 (16.51%) Go
7 8 (7.34%) Clojure
7 8 (7.34%) Objective-C
7 8 (7.34%) Scala
8 7 (6.42%) Perl
9 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.75%) PHP
10 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.75%) VBA
11 2 (1.83%) C
11 2 (1.83%) C#
11 2 (1.83%) Delphi
11 2 (1.83%) Pascal
11 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (22.02%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (15.60%) Docker
2 13 (11.93%) etcd
2 13 (11.93%) flannel
3 5 (4.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.92%) NFS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.92%) oVirt
5 1 (0.92%) Postfix
5 1 (0.92%) Squid
5 1 (0.92%) vCloud
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (12.84%) Kubernetes
1 14 (12.84%) Rancher
2 13 (11.93%) Consul
2 13 (11.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 13 (11.93%) Marathon
2 13 (11.93%) Mesos
2 13 (11.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (9.17%) Puppet
4 7 (6.42%) Ansible
4 7 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.75%) Kibana
6 2 (1.83%) logstash
6 2 (1.83%) Nagios
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.92%) Ambari
7 1 (0.92%) Control-M
7 1 (0.92%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.92%) Terraform
7 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (9.17%) Oracle
2 7 (6.42%) Sybase
2 7 (6.42%) VMware
3 5 (4.59%) Talend
4 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.83%) Tableau
5 2 (1.83%) Teradata
5 2 (1.83%) Vertica
6 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco
6 1 (0.92%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) Informatica
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.92%) Sonatype
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