The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 144 116 132
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.044% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.21% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
755 468 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.99% 20.72% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 288 380
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 35
Average hourly rate £35.20 £27.50 £29.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -5.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
PostgreSQL
England

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 4
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
Essex - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Apache
3 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) Foglight
4 7 (53.85%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (38.46%) Publishing
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
7 4 (30.77%) CMS
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) Internet
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) HTTP
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) Java
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 7 (53.85%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (53.85%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (38.46%) Publishing
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DBA
1 9 (69.23%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) RAD
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Foglight
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase