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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 134 106 133
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.91% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 3.90% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
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£343 £359 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% -14.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £342 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £385 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.36% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
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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
724 564 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.46% 23.34% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 289 370
Average daily rate £383 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.26% +28.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.36 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £50.23 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 0 7 £343 - 1
Hertfordshire -18 2 £225 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £513 -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (55.17%) Linux
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
2 14 (48.28%) HTTP
2 14 (48.28%) DevOps
3 13 (44.83%) Python
4 12 (41.38%) XML
4 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
4 12 (41.38%) Ubuntu
5 11 (37.93%) JSON
5 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
5 11 (37.93%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (37.93%) Twisted
5 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) Docker
6 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
6 8 (27.59%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Apache
8 5 (17.24%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
9 4 (13.79%) JBoss
9 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
9 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
9 4 (13.79%) CMS
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (24.14%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.45%) Liferay
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) HTTP
2 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Datomic
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
2 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 3 (10.34%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Python Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Python Software Engineer
5 8 (27.59%) Software Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Python Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) DBA
8 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
8 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
9 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Python Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) XML
2 11 (37.93%) JSON
2 11 (37.93%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (37.93%) Twisted
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.34%) Dojo
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
5 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Sling
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Felix
6 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.45%) Pyramid
6 1 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) JSF
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.45%) JSR 170
6 1 (3.45%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Biology
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
4 1 (3.45%) Debian
4 1 (3.45%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Functional Programming
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Kanban
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Feature Driven Development
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Python
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Clojure
4 3 (10.34%) ClojureScript
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Sybase
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter
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