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 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 103 135 112
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.58% 1.18% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 4
Average daily rate
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£389 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £344 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -61.33%
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
627 764 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.72% 24.97% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 502 294
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 26
Average hourly rate £31.76 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £20.35 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £38.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +11 20 £413 +17.85% 2
Hertfordshire +15 13 £350 - 1
Suffolk +3 1 £350 -24.32%
Essex - 1 £225 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) MySQL
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle
4 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
6 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (31.91%) Web Development
6 15 (31.91%) Java
6 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
7 14 (29.79%) Python
8 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
8 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) NoSQL
8 13 (27.66%) Puppet
8 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (27.66%) Ansible
9 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
9 12 (25.53%) Spring
9 12 (25.53%) Windows
10 11 (23.40%) VMware
11 10 (21.28%) MVC
12 9 (19.15%) OO
12 9 (19.15%) Apache
12 9 (19.15%) UNIX
12 9 (19.15%) .NET
12 9 (19.15%) HTML
12 9 (19.15%) Mercurial
13 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
13 8 (17.02%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (19.15%) Apache
2 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.64%) Zope
3 5 (10.64%) Plone
3 5 (10.64%) nginx
4 4 (8.51%) Node.js
4 4 (8.51%) JBoss
5 2 (4.26%) Drupal
6 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LDAP
1 3 (6.38%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.13%) 3G
2 1 (2.13%) 2G
2 1 (2.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) MySQL
2 15 (31.91%) MongoDB
3 13 (27.66%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.77%) CouchDB
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.64%) Redis
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (8.51%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.26%) DB2
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Big Data
8 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.15%) Mercurial
4 7 (14.89%) Subversion
5 4 (8.51%) Maven
5 4 (8.51%) JUnit
5 4 (8.51%) Mockito
6 3 (6.38%) JIRA
7 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.26%) RSpec
7 2 (4.26%) WebStorm
7 2 (4.26%) Ant
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Support
4 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Python Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Spring
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) .NET
3 8 (17.02%) Web Services
3 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
4 5 (10.64%) Yii
4 5 (10.64%) Memcached
4 5 (10.64%) Laravel
4 5 (10.64%) Symfony
4 5 (10.64%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) JPA
5 4 (8.51%) JSP
5 4 (8.51%) J2EE
5 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (8.51%) RESTful
5 4 (8.51%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (6.38%) XML
6 3 (6.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) LIMS
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) UNIX
4 5 (10.64%) Debian
5 4 (8.51%) AIX
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris
7 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Web Development
1 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
3 10 (21.28%) MVC
4 9 (19.15%) OO
5 7 (14.89%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) TDD
7 5 (10.64%) Refactoring
7 5 (10.64%) Release Management
7 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.64%) Web Application Development
7 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
8 4 (8.51%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.38%) SOA
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) Java
4 14 (29.79%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) C#
5 7 (14.89%) Perl
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) C++
6 5 (10.64%) C
6 5 (10.64%) PHP5
6 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
7 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.38%) Scala
9 2 (4.26%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (4.26%) Groovy
9 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) LPIC
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Puppet
1 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (27.66%) Ansible
2 3 (6.38%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (4.26%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Zend
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) Sybase
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) hybris
6 1 (2.13%) Nortel
6 1 (2.13%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.13%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (2.13%) Huawei