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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 106 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.98% 2.53% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 6
Median daily rate £388 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £366 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -6.59%
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
462 554 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.40% 21.52% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 329 383
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £279 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.10 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £39.90 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 12 £425 +3.03% 7
Hertfordshire -1 9 £331 +0.37% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £225 -
Suffolk - 1 £425 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 29 (63.04%) Java
2 27 (58.70%) Linux
3 25 (54.35%) Python
4 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 21 (45.65%) SQL
5 21 (45.65%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (36.96%) Apache
6 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.78%) PHP
8 15 (32.61%) MySQL
9 14 (30.43%) Ruby
9 14 (30.43%) Puppet
9 14 (30.43%) MongoDB
9 14 (30.43%) Ansible
10 12 (26.09%) NoSQL
10 12 (26.09%) FreeRADIUS
10 12 (26.09%) nginx
10 12 (26.09%) DHCP
10 12 (26.09%) Unix
10 12 (26.09%) Nagios
10 12 (26.09%) DNS
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco
10 12 (26.09%) LAMP
10 12 (26.09%) VMware
11 11 (23.91%) Open Source
11 11 (23.91%) JSON
12 10 (21.74%) Spring
12 10 (21.74%) Scala
12 10 (21.74%) HTML
12 10 (21.74%) Jenkins

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.96%) Apache
2 12 (26.09%) nginx
3 9 (19.57%) Drupal
3 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (8.70%) Apache Pig
5 4 (8.70%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.35%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.17%) Confluence
7 1 (2.17%) SAS
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Magento
2 6 (13.04%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) DHCP
1 12 (26.09%) DNS
2 9 (19.57%) Firewall
3 7 (15.22%) HTTP
4 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 14 (30.43%) MongoDB
3 12 (26.09%) NoSQL
4 9 (19.57%) DB2
5 4 (8.70%) Apache Hive
5 4 (8.70%) Big Data
5 4 (8.70%) Data Lake
5 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.70%) HBase
5 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.57%) Ant
3 9 (19.57%) Subversion
4 8 (17.39%) JUnit
4 8 (17.39%) Mercurial
4 8 (17.39%) Mockito
5 7 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (13.04%) IntelliJ
6 6 (13.04%) WebStorm
7 3 (6.52%) Maven
8 2 (4.35%) JIRA
9 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.17%) Protractor
9 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Unix Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (15.22%) Administrator
5 7 (15.22%) Python Developer
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Java Hadoop Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) LAMP
2 11 (23.91%) JSON
3 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
4 9 (19.57%) HTML5
4 9 (19.57%) XML
5 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 8 (17.39%) JPA
5 8 (17.39%) REST
6 7 (15.22%) jQuery
7 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.04%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (13.04%) XML Schema
8 4 (8.70%) CSS
8 4 (8.70%) Kafka
8 4 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (6.52%) CSS3
9 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (6.52%) Twisted
10 2 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Unix
3 9 (19.57%) AIX
3 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Open Source
3 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (19.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
4 9 (19.57%) Software Delivery
4 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 9 (19.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (17.39%) DevOps
5 8 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (17.39%) MVC
6 7 (15.22%) BDD
6 7 (15.22%) OO
7 6 (13.04%) BPMN
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.04%) Information Security
8 4 (8.70%) MapReduce
9 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Java
2 25 (54.35%) Python
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 16 (34.78%) PHP
5 14 (30.43%) Ruby
6 10 (21.74%) Scala
7 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.04%) Groovy
9 4 (8.70%) Perl
10 1 (2.17%) C#
10 1 (2.17%) VB
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) FreeRADIUS
2 8 (17.39%) vSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Docker
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (30.43%) Ansible
2 14 (30.43%) Puppet
3 12 (26.09%) Nagios
4 6 (13.04%) Graphite
4 6 (13.04%) logstash
5 4 (8.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
1 12 (26.09%) VMware
2 9 (19.57%) hybris
2 9 (19.57%) IBM
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.17%) Embarcadero
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Talend