The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 209 325 396
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +71
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 579 335 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.13% 0.65% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 2.84% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 226 137
Average daily rate £450 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.49% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -25.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £32.30 £43.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.70 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
PostgreSQL
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11237 11811 11388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.93% 22.93% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7671 7743 7307
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 162 201
Average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.35 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
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 England

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in England

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in England

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in England

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
London +63 332 £500 +11.11% 79
South East +25 100 £375 +1.25% 17
North West +31 48 £500 +104.08% 14
Yorkshire +28 42 £700 +86.66% 11
South West 0 17 £425 - 7
East Midlands +17 15 £313 +13.63% 5
North East -21 15 £619 +45.58% 2
East of England +9 11 £438 +16.66% 13
West Midlands -12 9 £325 -13.33% 10
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 577 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 520 (46.93%) Java
3 458 (41.34%) Linux
4 412 (37.18%) MySQL
5 352 (31.77%) MongoDB
6 284 (25.63%) Python
7 282 (25.45%) SQL
7 282 (25.45%) JavaScript
8 256 (23.10%) Oracle
9 254 (22.92%) Open Source
10 253 (22.83%) Git (software)
11 249 (22.47%) HTML
11 249 (22.47%) CSS
12 225 (20.31%) DevOps
13 216 (19.49%) Unix
14 204 (18.41%) Scrum
15 202 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
16 193 (17.42%) TDD
17 189 (17.06%) Puppet
17 189 (17.06%) Relational Database
18 182 (16.43%) Ruby
19 181 (16.34%) Amazon AWS
20 180 (16.25%) Jenkins
21 179 (16.16%) Security Cleared
22 173 (15.61%) Tomcat
23 167 (15.07%) Apache
24 164 (14.80%) Configuration Management
25 149 (13.45%) SQL Server
26 145 (13.09%) Spring
27 141 (12.73%) NoSQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 173 (15.61%) Tomcat
2 167 (15.07%) Apache
3 98 (8.84%) Node.js
4 96 (8.66%) JBoss
5 83 (7.49%) nginx
6 43 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
7 36 (3.25%) SAS
8 28 (2.53%) OpenStack
9 21 (1.90%) Confluence
10 20 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 18 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
12 17 (1.53%) CMS
13 15 (1.35%) Alfresco
13 15 (1.35%) Apache Spark
13 15 (1.35%) Jetty
14 14 (1.26%) Tuxedo
15 11 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (0.99%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.81%) GlassFish
17 7 (0.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.45%) HipChat
3 2 (0.18%) MS Office
3 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.090%) GIMP
4 1 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (0.63%) SAP MDM
2 6 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 181 (16.34%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.42%) GitHub
3 32 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 22 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (1.62%) Amazon Kinesis
7 18 (1.62%) SaaS
8 16 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (1.35%) Heroku
10 11 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 11 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.72%) Force.com
12 7 (0.63%) Veeva
13 6 (0.54%) Bluemix
13 6 (0.54%) IaaS
14 4 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (12.64%) HTTP
2 77 (6.95%) TCP/IP
3 52 (4.69%) SSL
4 36 (3.25%) Internet
5 35 (3.16%) Firewall
6 26 (2.35%) DNS
7 24 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (1.35%) Network Security
9 13 (1.17%) LAN
10 11 (0.99%) VPN
11 10 (0.90%) IPv6
12 9 (0.81%) SMTP
13 8 (0.72%) IPsec
13 8 (0.72%) WAN
14 7 (0.63%) DHCP
14 7 (0.63%) IPv4
14 7 (0.63%) LDAP
14 7 (0.63%) SNMP
15 6 (0.54%) SAN
15 6 (0.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 412 (37.18%) MySQL
2 352 (31.77%) MongoDB
3 189 (17.06%) Relational Database
4 149 (13.45%) SQL Server
5 141 (12.73%) NoSQL
6 110 (9.93%) Redis
7 74 (6.68%) Hadoop
8 67 (6.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 58 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
10 51 (4.60%) Apache Hive
11 46 (4.15%) HBase
11 46 (4.15%) RDBMS
12 44 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
13 42 (3.79%) Oracle Database
14 38 (3.43%) Pentaho
15 37 (3.34%) Amazon Redshift
15 37 (3.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 35 (3.16%) Big Data
17 21 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (1.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 253 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 180 (16.25%) Jenkins
3 123 (11.10%) JIRA
4 111 (10.02%) Subversion
5 96 (8.66%) Maven
6 75 (6.77%) JUnit
7 70 (6.32%) Cucumber
8 50 (4.51%) Artifactory
9 47 (4.24%) Selenium
10 46 (4.15%) ERwin
11 45 (4.06%) Gradle
12 38 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (2.62%) RSpec
14 28 (2.53%) Mockito
15 24 (2.17%) GitLab
16 23 (2.08%) TeamCity
17 22 (1.99%) Checkstyle
17 22 (1.99%) FindBugs
17 22 (1.99%) Liquibase
18 21 (1.90%) Vagrant
General
1 109 (9.84%) Finance
2 32 (2.89%) Banking
3 21 (1.90%) Games
3 21 (1.90%) Marketing
4 18 (1.62%) Retail
5 17 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.54%) Aerospace
6 6 (0.54%) Local Government
7 5 (0.45%) Advertising
7 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.36%) Legal
8 4 (0.36%) Publishing
8 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.27%) Back Office
9 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.090%) Automotive
10 1 (0.090%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.090%) Electronics
10 1 (0.090%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 491 (44.31%) Developer
2 164 (14.80%) Java Developer
3 125 (11.28%) Architect
4 122 (11.01%) DevOps Engineer
5 96 (8.66%) DBA
6 74 (6.68%) Python Developer
7 59 (5.32%) Administrator
8 56 (5.05%) Analyst
8 56 (5.05%) Senior Developer
9 55 (4.96%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 51 (4.60%) Technical Architect
11 38 (3.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 37 (3.34%) PHP Developer
13 35 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
13 35 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
14 33 (2.98%) .NET Developer
14 33 (2.98%) PostgreSQL Developer
15 31 (2.80%) Agile Developer
16 29 (2.62%) Lead Developer
16 29 (2.62%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (22.47%) CSS
1 249 (22.47%) HTML
2 145 (13.09%) Spring
3 140 (12.64%) Hibernate
4 129 (11.64%) Web Services
5 122 (11.01%) REST
6 119 (10.74%) HTML5
6 119 (10.74%) RESTful
7 112 (10.11%) J2EE
8 94 (8.48%) XML
9 89 (8.03%) JSON
10 86 (7.76%) CSS3
11 82 (7.40%) AngularJS
11 82 (7.40%) Django
12 78 (7.04%) .NET
12 78 (7.04%) LAPP Stack
13 75 (6.77%) jQuery
14 73 (6.59%) ActiveMQ
14 73 (6.59%) SOAP
15 71 (6.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.51%) Visualisation
3 46 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.25%) Replication
5 32 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.62%) Data Integration
7 22 (1.99%) Data Centre
8 21 (1.90%) Private Cloud
8 21 (1.90%) User Experience
9 20 (1.81%) Clustering
9 20 (1.81%) Smart Meter
10 19 (1.71%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.71%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.17%) Fintech
12 11 (0.99%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.99%) Wiki
13 8 (0.72%) Derivative
14 7 (0.63%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 458 (41.34%) Linux
2 216 (19.49%) Unix
3 107 (9.66%) Windows
4 76 (6.86%) CentOS
5 59 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (3.34%) Ubuntu
7 35 (3.16%) Mac OS X
8 16 (1.44%) Debian
8 16 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (0.99%) AIX
9 11 (0.99%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.72%) Android
12 7 (0.63%) SUSE
12 7 (0.63%) VME
12 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.45%) HPUX
14 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
15 2 (0.18%) Solaris
15 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (22.92%) Open Source
3 225 (20.31%) DevOps
4 204 (18.41%) Scrum
5 202 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
6 193 (17.42%) TDD
7 164 (14.80%) Configuration Management
8 140 (12.64%) MVC
9 113 (10.20%) OO
10 112 (10.11%) BDD
11 103 (9.30%) Mentoring
12 100 (9.03%) SOA
13 93 (8.39%) Software Engineering
14 84 (7.58%) Microservices
15 79 (7.13%) Web Development
16 76 (6.86%) Kanban
17 74 (6.68%) High Availability
18 73 (6.59%) Data Modelling
19 70 (6.32%) ETL
19 70 (6.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 520 (46.93%) Java
2 284 (25.63%) Python
3 282 (25.45%) JavaScript
3 282 (25.45%) SQL
4 182 (16.43%) Ruby
5 137 (12.36%) Perl
6 122 (11.01%) PHP
7 87 (7.85%) Scala
8 77 (6.95%) Bash Shell
9 76 (6.86%) C++
10 71 (6.41%) Go
11 63 (5.69%) C#
12 54 (4.87%) Shell Script
13 40 (3.61%) PowerShell
14 35 (3.16%) C
15 16 (1.44%) Clojure
16 14 (1.26%) COBOL
17 13 (1.17%) AWK
18 10 (0.90%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 179 (16.16%) Security Cleared
2 82 (7.40%) SC Cleared
3 59 (5.32%) Degree
4 20 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.54%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.36%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.36%) HND
7 4 (0.36%) OCP
8 3 (0.27%) CCNA
8 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.27%) ISEB
8 3 (0.27%) PhD
9 2 (0.18%) MCSE
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.18%) OCA
9 2 (0.18%) RHCE
9 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.06%) QA
2 36 (3.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 116 (10.47%) Docker
2 39 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.62%) vCloud
4 17 (1.53%) vSphere
5 14 (1.26%) Active Directory
6 13 (1.17%) KVM
7 11 (0.99%) Varnish
7 11 (0.99%) Xen
8 10 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.72%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.45%) NFS
11 5 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.45%) oVirt
12 4 (0.36%) HDFS
12 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.36%) LXC
13 3 (0.27%) GlusterFS
13 3 (0.27%) Postfix
13 3 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 189 (17.06%) Puppet
2 96 (8.66%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (6.68%) Ansible
4 45 (4.06%) Nagios
5 39 (3.52%) logstash
6 38 (3.43%) Kibana
7 37 (3.34%) Salt
8 25 (2.26%) ZABBIX
9 19 (1.71%) HAProxy
10 18 (1.62%) Grafana
10 18 (1.62%) Uchiwa
11 17 (1.53%) Opsview
12 14 (1.26%) Kubernetes
13 11 (0.99%) Zenoss
14 10 (0.90%) Data Guard
15 8 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
16 6 (0.54%) CFEngine
17 4 (0.36%) Bacula
17 4 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 4 (0.36%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 256 (23.10%) Oracle
2 103 (9.30%) VMware
3 84 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 51 (4.60%) Microsoft
5 44 (3.97%) Tableau
6 43 (3.88%) Informatica
7 34 (3.07%) CA
7 34 (3.07%) IBM
8 31 (2.80%) Google
9 23 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (1.90%) Talend
11 12 (1.08%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.90%) Cisco
12 10 (0.90%) Rackspace
13 9 (0.81%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.81%) Dell
13 9 (0.81%) Zend
14 8 (0.72%) Adobe
14 8 (0.72%) SAP
15 7 (0.63%) HP
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Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet Street & Croydon
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet Street & Croydon
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Syntax Consultancy
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Marlin Hawk
Rate: excellent Day rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £470 per day + Excellent Benefits
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London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £540.00 - £640.00 per day
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London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
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Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent bens
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
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London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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Pertemps ERP
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London
Arrows Group Ltd
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