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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 124 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.31% 0.083%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 1.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £368 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +14.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £344 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £385 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.76% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.83% +68.33%
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
499 531 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.51% 23.28% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 323 323
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 16
Average hourly rate £29.09 £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.84 £12.50 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 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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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
Hertfordshire - 2 £344 - 4
Essex +1 1 £375 +2.04%
Cambridgeshire -12 1 - - 8
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Python
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) HTTP
3 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (46.67%) JSON
3 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
3 7 (46.67%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (46.67%) Twisted
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (46.67%) Docker
3 7 (46.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (6.67%) Liferay
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) HTTP
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Python Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) JSON
2 7 (46.67%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (46.67%) Twisted
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) LAMP
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (6.67%) Yii
5 1 (6.67%) WAMP
5 1 (6.67%) Google Maps API
5 1 (6.67%) JSR 170
5 1 (6.67%) Symfony
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Sling
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Felix
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Biology
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) PHP5
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Google