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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / East of England
Rank 90 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 31 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.45% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.91% 2.08% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 2
Median daily rate £418 £335 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.62% -12.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £360 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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
392 481 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.32% 20.49% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 300 299
Median daily rate £420 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.68 £63.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +13 15 £475 +31.94% 8
Hertfordshire +2 13 £339 +2.65% 1
Suffolk -7 1 £425 +18.05%
Bedfordshire - 1 £225 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £215 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 32 (64.00%) Linux
1 32 (64.00%) Python
2 31 (62.00%) Java
3 26 (52.00%) SQL
4 20 (40.00%) Apache
4 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 19 (38.00%) MySQL
6 18 (36.00%) Ruby
7 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (30.00%) Puppet
8 15 (30.00%) LAMP
8 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
9 13 (26.00%) PHP
9 13 (26.00%) Firewall
10 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
10 12 (24.00%) Ansible
11 11 (22.00%) LAPP Stack
12 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (20.00%) Unix
12 10 (20.00%) Perl
13 9 (18.00%) DNS
13 9 (18.00%) DHCP
13 9 (18.00%) Cisco
13 9 (18.00%) Nagios
13 9 (18.00%) VMware
13 9 (18.00%) JSON
13 9 (18.00%) nginx

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 20 (40.00%) Apache
2 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (18.00%) nginx
4 7 (14.00%) Drupal
5 5 (10.00%) Apache Spark
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Pig
7 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (4.00%) Alfresco
9 1 (2.00%) Confluence
9 1 (2.00%) OpenEdge
9 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
9 1 (2.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Magento
2 6 (12.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.00%) DHCP
3 9 (18.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) HTTP
5 6 (12.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) MySQL
2 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (14.00%) DB2
5 5 (10.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (10.00%) Big Data
5 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.00%) Data Lake
6 4 (8.00%) HBase
6 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (4.00%) Data Mart
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (4.00%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Ant
3 7 (14.00%) Subversion
4 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (10.00%) JUnit
4 5 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 5 (10.00%) Mockito
5 4 (8.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (8.00%) WebStorm
6 2 (4.00%) JIRA
6 2 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.00%) Maven
7 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.00%) Protractor
7 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Python Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Unix Architect
5 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) LAMP
2 11 (22.00%) LAPP Stack
3 9 (18.00%) JSON
4 8 (16.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) Spring
5 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (14.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) XML
6 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (10.00%) JPA
7 5 (10.00%) jQuery
7 5 (10.00%) REST
8 4 (8.00%) CSS
8 4 (8.00%) Kafka
8 4 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (8.00%) XML Schema
9 3 (6.00%) CSS3
9 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (6.00%) Twisted
10 2 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Unix
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 7 (14.00%) AIX
4 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) DevOps
3 8 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (16.00%) Open Source
4 7 (14.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (14.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) BDD
6 5 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (10.00%) MapReduce
6 5 (10.00%) MVC
7 4 (8.00%) BPMN
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.00%) Information Security
7 4 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Python
2 31 (62.00%) Java
3 26 (52.00%) SQL
4 18 (36.00%) Ruby
5 13 (26.00%) PHP
6 10 (20.00%) Perl
7 9 (18.00%) Scala
8 7 (14.00%) C
9 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
9 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (8.00%) Groovy
11 2 (4.00%) C#
12 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.00%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (2.00%) R
12 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.00%) VB
12 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) vSphere
3 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (30.00%) Puppet
3 12 (24.00%) Ansible
4 9 (18.00%) Nagios
5 4 (8.00%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (6.00%) Graphite
6 3 (6.00%) logstash
7 2 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco
1 9 (18.00%) VMware
2 7 (14.00%) hybris
2 7 (14.00%) IBM
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.00%) Embarcadero
4 2 (4.00%) Talend
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Progress
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase
5 1 (2.00%) Vertica