The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 341 403 458
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +55
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 223 136 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.18% 1.39% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 91 52
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -57.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -44.24%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10207 9816 10767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.42% 21.54% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6441 6040 6495
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 214 252
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
PostgreSQL
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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 11 July 2014.

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
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 11 July 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
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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 +6 104 £450 +20.00% 68
South East -3 39 £338 +3.84% 9
South West - 28 £413 - 4
Yorkshire +23 22 £485 - 2
East of England +5 17 £350 - 5
North West -3 6 £375 +15.38% 10
North East - 2 £300 - 2
East Midlands -7 1 £325 +8.33% 4
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
PostgreSQL
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PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 182 (44.07%) MySQL
2 179 (43.34%) Linux
3 136 (32.93%) Java
4 128 (30.99%) SQL
5 115 (27.85%) HTML
6 112 (27.12%) Oracle
7 106 (25.67%) MongoDB
8 105 (25.42%) CSS
9 101 (24.46%) Apache
10 99 (23.97%) Ruby
11 98 (23.73%) JavaScript
12 97 (23.49%) Open Source
13 95 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
14 93 (22.52%) Scrum
14 93 (22.52%) Git (software)
15 89 (21.55%) TDD
16 88 (21.31%) Python
16 88 (21.31%) DevOps
17 74 (17.92%) JSON
18 72 (17.43%) NoSQL
19 71 (17.19%) Puppet
20 68 (16.46%) Jenkins
21 65 (15.74%) Ruby on Rails
22 63 (15.25%) Django
22 63 (15.25%) Windows
23 61 (14.77%) REST
24 55 (13.32%) PHP
24 55 (13.32%) Red Hat
25 53 (12.83%) Perl
25 53 (12.83%) XML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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
1 101 (24.46%) Apache
2 52 (12.59%) Tomcat
3 35 (8.47%) nginx
4 24 (5.81%) WebLogic
5 19 (4.60%) Node.js
6 17 (4.12%) Confluence
7 12 (2.91%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.66%) Apache Solr
8 11 (2.66%) MediaWiki
9 10 (2.42%) CMS
10 9 (2.18%) Alfresco
11 8 (1.94%) Mule
11 8 (1.94%) Jetty
12 6 (1.45%) Drupal
13 5 (1.21%) IIS
13 5 (1.21%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.97%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.97%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.73%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Photoshop
1 5 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.97%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.73%) MS Office
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.48%) Summit
3 1 (0.24%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.15%) Heroku
2 10 (2.42%) Amazon S3
3 9 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.69%) GitHub
6 5 (1.21%) SaaS
6 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.97%) PaaS
8 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.48%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.05%) HTTP
2 23 (5.57%) SNMP
3 19 (4.60%) SSH
4 18 (4.36%) LDAP
5 17 (4.12%) TCP/IP
6 16 (3.87%) Firewall
6 16 (3.87%) OpenLDAP
7 15 (3.63%) Internet
7 15 (3.63%) VPN
8 14 (3.39%) LAN
8 14 (3.39%) WAN
9 12 (2.91%) DNS
10 11 (2.66%) IPv6
10 11 (2.66%) OSPF
10 11 (2.66%) BGP
10 11 (2.66%) EIGRP
10 11 (2.66%) IPsec
10 11 (2.66%) Network Security
11 9 (2.18%) SSL
12 8 (1.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (44.07%) MySQL
2 106 (25.67%) MongoDB
3 72 (17.43%) NoSQL
4 53 (12.83%) Redis
5 47 (11.38%) Relational Database
6 45 (10.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (8.47%) SQL Server
8 20 (4.84%) RDBMS
9 16 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (3.87%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.66%) ObjectStore
11 10 (2.42%) Big Data
12 9 (2.18%) DB2
13 8 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.69%) Riak
14 7 (1.69%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (1.21%) Pentaho
15 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 93 (22.52%) Git (software)
2 68 (16.46%) Jenkins
3 39 (9.44%) Maven
4 37 (8.96%) Subversion
5 34 (8.23%) Cucumber
6 32 (7.75%) JIRA
7 21 (5.08%) RSpec
8 20 (4.84%) JUnit
9 19 (4.60%) Mockito
10 18 (4.36%) Hudson
11 17 (4.12%) JMeter
12 14 (3.39%) Hamcrest
13 13 (3.15%) Selenium
14 12 (2.91%) Eclipse
15 9 (2.18%) Visual Studio
16 6 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
16 6 (1.45%) RubyGems
16 6 (1.45%) Jasmine
16 6 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
17 5 (1.21%) Sublime Text
General
1 18 (4.36%) Finance
2 10 (2.42%) Games
3 6 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.73%) Marketing
5 2 (0.48%) Advertising
5 2 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.24%) Front Office
6 1 (0.24%) Back Office
6 1 (0.24%) Military
6 1 (0.24%) Banking
6 1 (0.24%) Retail
6 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 174 (42.13%) Developer
2 78 (18.89%) Architect
3 48 (11.62%) Python Developer
4 45 (10.90%) Technical Architect
5 43 (10.41%) Java Developer
6 39 (9.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 34 (8.23%) Administrator
8 29 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
9 26 (6.30%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (5.57%) DBA
10 23 (5.57%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (4.60%) Senior Architect
12 18 (4.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.63%) Software Engineer
13 15 (3.63%) PostgreSQL DBA
14 14 (3.39%) Consultant
15 13 (3.15%) C++ Developer
16 12 (2.91%) Software Developer
17 11 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
18 10 (2.42%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (27.85%) HTML
2 105 (25.42%) CSS
3 74 (17.92%) JSON
4 65 (15.74%) Ruby on Rails
5 63 (15.25%) Django
6 61 (14.77%) REST
7 53 (12.83%) XML
8 50 (12.11%) Ajax
9 49 (11.86%) HTML5
10 44 (10.65%) Spring
11 41 (9.93%) Web Services
12 38 (9.20%) CSS3
13 37 (8.96%) Hibernate
14 32 (7.75%) jQuery
15 28 (6.78%) Play Framework
16 24 (5.81%) Middleware
17 23 (5.57%) RESTful
18 19 (4.60%) .NET
19 17 (4.12%) Grails
20 16 (3.87%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 97 (23.49%) Open Source
2 24 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.63%) Clustering
4 13 (3.15%) Replication
4 13 (3.15%) Wiki
5 12 (2.91%) Reference Data
6 11 (2.66%) Data Integration
6 11 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.66%) Credit Derivative
6 11 (2.66%) Derivative
7 8 (1.94%) GIS
7 8 (1.94%) Online Games
8 7 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.97%) iPhone
9 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.73%) VLE
10 3 (0.73%) iPad
11 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.48%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 179 (43.34%) Linux
2 63 (15.25%) Windows
3 39 (9.44%) Ubuntu
4 28 (6.78%) UNIX
5 23 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (4.60%) Debian
6 19 (4.60%) CentOS
7 15 (3.63%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.94%) Android
10 6 (1.45%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.73%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.48%) Solaris
14 1 (0.24%) AIX
14 1 (0.24%) SUSE
14 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (22.52%) Scrum
3 89 (21.55%) TDD
4 88 (21.31%) DevOps
5 53 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (9.20%) Configuration Management
7 36 (8.72%) Software Engineering
8 35 (8.47%) OO
9 32 (7.75%) Kanban
10 29 (7.02%) Data Modelling
10 29 (7.02%) Software Architecture
11 28 (6.78%) Web Development
12 27 (6.54%) Performance Testing
13 25 (6.05%) SOA
13 25 (6.05%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (5.81%) E-Commerce
15 22 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (5.33%) User Stories
16 20 (4.84%) Product Management
17 19 (4.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 136 (32.93%) Java
2 128 (30.99%) SQL
3 99 (23.97%) Ruby
4 98 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 88 (21.31%) Python
6 55 (13.32%) PHP
7 53 (12.83%) Perl
8 44 (10.65%) Bash Shell
9 33 (7.99%) Scala
10 19 (4.60%) C#
10 19 (4.60%) C++
11 16 (3.87%) Shell Script
11 16 (3.87%) Groovy
12 10 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.45%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.45%) C
14 5 (1.21%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.97%) Clojure
16 3 (0.73%) Golang
16 3 (0.73%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 28 (6.78%) Degree
2 21 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.21%) CCNA
4 5 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.73%) MCSA
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.48%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.63%) Postfix
3 14 (3.39%) Samba
4 12 (2.91%) KVM
5 11 (2.66%) Varnish
5 11 (2.66%) XenServer
6 9 (2.18%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.69%) Active Directory
7 7 (1.69%) Xen
8 5 (1.21%) Docker
9 4 (0.97%) NFS
9 4 (0.97%) Sendmail
9 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.73%) Squid
11 2 (0.48%) vCloud
11 2 (0.48%) vSphere
12 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 71 (17.19%) Puppet
2 20 (4.84%) Vagrant
3 17 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.91%) HAProxy
5 11 (2.66%) ZABBIX
5 11 (2.66%) Ansible
6 10 (2.42%) YUM
7 9 (2.18%) Nagios
8 7 (1.69%) Salt
9 4 (0.97%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.48%) NSN NetAct
10 2 (0.48%) Nessus
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.24%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.24%) logstash
11 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.24%) collectd
11 1 (0.24%) StatsD
Vendors
1 112 (27.12%) Oracle
2 55 (13.32%) Red Hat
3 32 (7.75%) VMware
4 24 (5.81%) JBoss
5 16 (3.87%) Akamai
6 12 (2.91%) Greenplum
7 11 (2.66%) Citrix
8 9 (2.18%) Sybase
8 9 (2.18%) Google
9 8 (1.94%) Microsoft
10 7 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 7 (1.69%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.45%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.45%) Talend
11 6 (1.45%) Ericsson
11 6 (1.45%) Huawei
11 6 (1.45%) Nortel
11 6 (1.45%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.21%) Intalio
13 4 (0.97%) Tripwire
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