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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 117 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.080% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £360 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
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
450 495 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.20% 19.71% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 280 351
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 20
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.59 £34.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.98 £25.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £45.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hertfordshire +10 3 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £368 - 5
Suffolk - 1 £360 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (60.00%) MySQL
1 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) Oracle
4 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
4 13 (43.33%) Web Development
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
6 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 11 (36.67%) MVC
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Spring
7 10 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 10 (33.33%) Mercurial
7 10 (33.33%) Java
7 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 9 (30.00%) OO
8 9 (30.00%) PHP
8 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) Maven
9 8 (26.67%) JPA
9 8 (26.67%) Unix
9 8 (26.67%) JUnit
9 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (23.33%) Mockito
10 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (23.33%) jQuery
10 7 (23.33%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) nginx
1 3 (10.00%) Node.js
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
1 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (6.67%) 2G
2 2 (6.67%) 3G
2 2 (6.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) MySQL
2 13 (43.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) CouchDB
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (10.00%) Redis
7 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (6.67%) DB2
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.33%) Big Data
8 1 (3.33%) GIS
8 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.33%) Impala
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 8 (26.67%) JUnit
3 8 (26.67%) Maven
4 7 (23.33%) Mockito
5 6 (20.00%) Subversion
6 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (13.33%) IntelliJ
6 4 (13.33%) WebStorm
7 2 (6.67%) Ant
7 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
7 2 (6.67%) RSpec
8 1 (3.33%) Gradle
8 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Database Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Mobile Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Scripter
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
1 11 (36.67%) Spring
2 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 8 (26.67%) JPA
3 7 (23.33%) jQuery
3 7 (23.33%) Laravel
3 7 (23.33%) REST
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.67%) Classic ASP
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) JSON
6 4 (13.33%) PostGIS
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
6 4 (13.33%) XML
6 4 (13.33%) XML Schema
7 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
3 4 (13.33%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Web Development
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) MVC
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.33%) BPMN
8 4 (13.33%) ETL
8 4 (13.33%) Information Security
8 4 (13.33%) Open Source
8 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (10.00%) Release Management
9 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
5 6 (20.00%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) C++
7 4 (13.33%) Groovy
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 4 (13.33%) Scala
8 3 (10.00%) Python
9 2 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Zend
4 2 (6.67%) Greenplum
4 2 (6.67%) hybris
4 2 (6.67%) IBM