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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 116 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.52% 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 2.06% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
PostgreSQL
England

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
676 728 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.52% 25.09% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 423 289
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £22.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 +5 16 £413 +17.85% 4
Hertfordshire -12 5 £350 - 6
Essex - 2 £225 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle
4 11 (34.38%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) Python
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) VMware
6 9 (28.13%) MySQL
7 8 (25.00%) UNIX
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) Perl
7 8 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
10 5 (15.63%) C#
10 5 (15.63%) C++
10 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Zope
10 5 (15.63%) Plone
10 5 (15.63%) Debian
10 5 (15.63%) Web Development
10 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
10 5 (15.63%) Puppet
10 5 (15.63%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) Zope
1 5 (15.63%) Plone
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.13%) Mule
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (9.38%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) 3G
3 1 (3.13%) 2G
3 1 (3.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
2 5 (15.63%) Linux Support
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) Django
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (9.38%) JSP
4 3 (9.38%) SOAP
4 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) J2EE
4 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) LAMP
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (15.63%) Debian
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Kanban
6 1 (3.13%) Product Management
6 1 (3.13%) Open Source
6 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) User Stories
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Perl
4 8 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) C
7 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.25%) Scala
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) LPIC
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
1 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) Sybase
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (3.13%) Huawei
6 1 (3.13%) Nortel
6 1 (3.13%) Ericsson
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