The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 132 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.62% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 2.75% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Average daily rate
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£381 £368 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £385 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 - £34.00
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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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
535 546 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.05% 22.68% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 315 367
Average daily rate £400 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 24
Average hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £14.50 £15.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.11 £50.30 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East of England region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East of England region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -13 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £388 - 2
Suffolk - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Python
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (44.44%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) HTTP
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) Docker
4 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (38.89%) Twisted
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Subversion
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Ansible
6 3 (16.67%) ClojureScript
6 3 (16.67%) Datomic
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
6 3 (16.67%) PhoneGap

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Datomic
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Programmer
2 7 (38.89%) Python Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Python Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Python Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (38.89%) Twisted
3 3 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Struts
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) JAAS
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP
5 1 (5.56%) Lucene
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) JSF
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) FreeBSD
3 1 (5.56%) Debian
3 1 (5.56%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) Clojure
3 3 (16.67%) ClojureScript
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
1 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Zend
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter