The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
PostgreSQL
South East

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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
116 74 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 32.68% 23.42% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 56 37
Average daily rate £359 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £262 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East Sussex region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the East Sussex region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

PostgreSQL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Jetty
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQLite
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (66.67%) Jetty
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQLite
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle