The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.65% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 3.02% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £436 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +29.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
167 298 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.52% 21.38% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 157 141
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) PostGIS
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (44.44%) Spatial Data
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (44.44%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (44.44%) QGIS
4 4 (44.44%) GIS
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (33.33%) Document Management
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) CMS
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) GIS
1 4 (44.44%) QGIS
1 4 (44.44%) Spatial Data
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Flyway
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) GitLab
4 1 (11.11%) Gradle
4 1 (11.11%) JBehave
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) PostGIS
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) React
5 1 (11.11%) Celery
5 1 (11.11%) Flask
5 1 (11.11%) JPA
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (44.44%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (44.44%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (33.33%) Case Management
4 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Service Design
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Google
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