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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 202 287 450
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +163
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 543 352 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.15% 0.75% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.16% 3.43% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 219 88
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £36.40 £50.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.36% -27.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
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
10528 10268 10541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.31% 21.81% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7161 6733 6520
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 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 163 222
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £15.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £51.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 February 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
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 February 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 +107 288 £475 +11.76% 75
South West +32 62 £380 -5.00% 10
South East -44 59 £375 +3.44% 34
Yorkshire +5 48 £566 +50.93% 4
North West +5 41 £488 +50.00% 16
North East +6 29 £450 +20.00% 3
West Midlands -6 9 £350 -15.15% 25
East of England +6 6 £360 +6.66% 8
East Midlands -17 2 £300 -7.69% 6
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 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.

1 591 (51.71%) Agile Software Development
2 512 (44.79%) Java
3 437 (38.23%) Linux
4 432 (37.80%) MySQL
5 347 (30.36%) SQL
6 331 (28.96%) Git (software)
7 311 (27.21%) Python
8 303 (26.51%) MongoDB
9 292 (25.55%) JavaScript
10 250 (21.87%) HTML
11 248 (21.70%) Oracle
12 242 (21.17%) CSS
13 228 (19.95%) TDD
14 225 (19.69%) Unix
15 224 (19.60%) Continuous Integration
16 218 (19.07%) Jenkins
17 217 (18.99%) Scrum
18 213 (18.64%) DevOps
19 207 (18.11%) Open Source
20 197 (17.24%) Puppet
21 195 (17.06%) Ruby
22 184 (16.10%) Spring
23 181 (15.84%) Security Cleared
24 177 (15.49%) MVC
25 176 (15.40%) Web Services
25 176 (15.40%) Relational Database
26 175 (15.31%) NoSQL
27 174 (15.22%) PHP
28 169 (14.79%) Tomcat
28 169 (14.79%) Amazon AWS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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
1 169 (14.79%) Tomcat
2 143 (12.51%) Apache
3 102 (8.92%) nginx
3 102 (8.92%) Node.js
4 99 (8.66%) JBoss
5 46 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (2.71%) Confluence
7 29 (2.54%) Alfresco
8 24 (2.10%) Jetty
9 22 (1.92%) OpenStack
10 20 (1.75%) Drupal
11 18 (1.57%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.22%) Tuxedo
13 13 (1.14%) Apache Spark
13 13 (1.14%) CMS
13 13 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.87%) WildFly
15 8 (0.70%) GlassFish
15 8 (0.70%) Mule
15 8 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.79%) MS Office
3 8 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.44%) HipChat
6 1 (0.087%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (0.61%) Magento
2 6 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.087%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.087%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.087%) Minerva
5 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 169 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (3.94%) GitHub
3 35 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.40%) SaaS
7 14 (1.22%) Heroku
8 13 (1.14%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (0.96%) IaaS
10 7 (0.61%) Force.com
10 7 (0.61%) PaaS
11 6 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.087%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.087%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.087%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 89 (7.79%) HTTP
2 63 (5.51%) TCP/IP
3 51 (4.46%) Internet
4 45 (3.94%) Firewall
5 44 (3.85%) SSL
6 31 (2.71%) DNS
7 24 (2.10%) VPN
8 18 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (1.49%) SMTP
10 15 (1.31%) IPv6
11 12 (1.05%) LDAP
12 11 (0.96%) LAN
12 11 (0.96%) SNMP
13 10 (0.87%) IPv4
13 10 (0.87%) SSH
14 9 (0.79%) IMAP
14 9 (0.79%) IPsec
14 9 (0.79%) Network Security
14 9 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
15 7 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (37.80%) MySQL
2 303 (26.51%) MongoDB
3 176 (15.40%) Relational Database
4 175 (15.31%) NoSQL
5 148 (12.95%) SQL Server
6 127 (11.11%) Redis
7 79 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 47 (4.11%) RDBMS
9 46 (4.02%) Hadoop
10 43 (3.76%) Oracle Database
11 34 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (2.71%) Big Data
13 26 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 22 (1.92%) DB2
15 21 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (1.66%) Apache Hive
18 17 (1.49%) Jackrabbit
19 15 (1.31%) HBase
Development Applications
1 331 (28.96%) Git (software)
2 218 (19.07%) Jenkins
3 164 (14.35%) JIRA
4 142 (12.42%) Maven
5 129 (11.29%) Subversion
6 81 (7.09%) JUnit
7 80 (7.00%) Selenium
8 73 (6.39%) Cucumber
9 61 (5.34%) Artifactory
10 56 (4.90%) Gradle
11 55 (4.81%) Mockito
12 51 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (2.71%) GitLab
14 29 (2.54%) RSpec
14 29 (2.54%) SonarQube
15 24 (2.10%) Gerrit
16 23 (2.01%) Mercurial
16 23 (2.01%) TeamCity
17 22 (1.92%) Vagrant
18 21 (1.84%) Liquibase
General
1 61 (5.34%) Finance
2 20 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 19 (1.66%) Marketing
4 15 (1.31%) Games
5 14 (1.22%) Retail
6 13 (1.14%) Banking
7 10 (0.87%) Advertising
8 9 (0.79%) Back Office
9 7 (0.61%) Legal
10 6 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.52%) Local Government
11 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.087%) Automotive
13 1 (0.087%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.087%) Electronics
13 1 (0.087%) Front Office
13 1 (0.087%) Law
13 1 (0.087%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 585 (51.18%) Developer
2 217 (18.99%) Java Developer
3 122 (10.67%) DBA
4 112 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 107 (9.36%) Architect
6 88 (7.70%) Python Developer
7 72 (6.30%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 61 (5.34%) Administrator
9 58 (5.07%) Senior Developer
10 51 (4.46%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 51 (4.46%) Technical Architect
11 49 (4.29%) PHP Developer
12 39 (3.41%) Analyst
13 37 (3.24%) Lead Developer
14 34 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
15 32 (2.80%) Agile Developer
16 30 (2.62%) .NET Developer
16 30 (2.62%) Database Developer
16 30 (2.62%) Linux Engineer
17 28 (2.45%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (21.87%) HTML
2 242 (21.17%) CSS
3 184 (16.10%) Spring
4 176 (15.40%) Web Services
5 152 (13.30%) Hibernate
6 132 (11.55%) REST
7 131 (11.46%) RESTful
8 123 (10.76%) HTML5
9 118 (10.32%) Django
10 107 (9.36%) J2EE
11 99 (8.66%) jQuery
12 90 (7.87%) AngularJS
13 88 (7.70%) XML
14 82 (7.17%) JSON
14 82 (7.17%) Ruby on Rails
15 81 (7.09%) CSS3
15 81 (7.09%) RabbitMQ
16 80 (7.00%) SOAP
17 75 (6.56%) LAPP Stack
18 74 (6.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.90%) Replication
3 51 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.62%) Visualisation
5 26 (2.27%) Clustering
5 26 (2.27%) User Experience
6 25 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.19%) Private Cloud
7 24 (2.10%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.75%) Data Centre
9 11 (0.96%) Equities
10 10 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.87%) Wiki
11 9 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.70%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.52%) Fintech
14 5 (0.44%) Derivative
14 5 (0.44%) Interactive TV
14 5 (0.44%) Smart Meter
15 4 (0.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 437 (38.23%) Linux
2 225 (19.69%) Unix
3 95 (8.31%) CentOS
4 84 (7.35%) Windows
5 74 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (3.67%) Mac OS X
7 40 (3.50%) Ubuntu
8 29 (2.54%) Debian
9 19 (1.66%) Windows Server
10 17 (1.49%) AIX
11 11 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.96%) Solaris
12 10 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.61%) VME
15 6 (0.52%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.35%) Fedora
16 4 (0.35%) HPUX
16 4 (0.35%) SUSE
17 3 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 591 (51.71%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (19.95%) TDD
3 224 (19.60%) Continuous Integration
4 217 (18.99%) Scrum
5 213 (18.64%) DevOps
6 207 (18.11%) Open Source
7 177 (15.49%) MVC
8 162 (14.17%) Configuration Management
9 142 (12.42%) BDD
10 131 (11.46%) OO
11 88 (7.70%) Mentoring
12 86 (7.52%) Kanban
13 85 (7.44%) Software Engineering
14 75 (6.56%) Unit Testing
15 68 (5.95%) E-Commerce
16 67 (5.86%) Microservices
17 66 (5.77%) High Availability
18 64 (5.60%) Web Development
19 60 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
20 56 (4.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 512 (44.79%) Java
2 347 (30.36%) SQL
3 311 (27.21%) Python
4 292 (25.55%) JavaScript
5 195 (17.06%) Ruby
6 174 (15.22%) PHP
7 133 (11.64%) Perl
8 100 (8.75%) Bash Shell
9 88 (7.70%) Scala
10 66 (5.77%) C#
11 60 (5.25%) Go
12 55 (4.81%) C++
13 46 (4.02%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.92%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.31%) C
16 14 (1.22%) COBOL
16 14 (1.22%) Groovy
17 13 (1.14%) AWK
17 13 (1.14%) VB
18 8 (0.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 181 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 79 (6.91%) SC Cleared
3 70 (6.12%) Degree
4 17 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (0.44%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.35%) ISEB
8 4 (0.35%) OCP
9 2 (0.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.17%) CCNA
9 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.17%) OCA
10 1 (0.087%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.087%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.087%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 39 (3.41%) QA
3 17 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.35%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 112 (9.80%) Docker
2 45 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.80%) vCloud
4 22 (1.92%) Active Directory
5 21 (1.84%) vSphere
6 19 (1.66%) Varnish
7 14 (1.22%) KVM
8 10 (0.87%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.79%) NFS
9 9 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.70%) Xen
11 6 (0.52%) LXC
12 5 (0.44%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.44%) iptables
12 5 (0.44%) oVirt
13 3 (0.26%) Btrfs
13 3 (0.26%) FreeRADIUS
13 3 (0.26%) Snort
13 3 (0.26%) Squid
14 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 197 (17.24%) Puppet
2 132 (11.55%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (9.01%) Ansible
4 49 (4.29%) Nagios
5 44 (3.85%) logstash
6 42 (3.67%) Salt
7 39 (3.41%) ZABBIX
8 34 (2.97%) Kibana
9 21 (1.84%) Kubernetes
10 19 (1.66%) Opsview
11 16 (1.40%) HAProxy
12 14 (1.22%) Grafana
12 14 (1.22%) Uchiwa
13 12 (1.05%) CFEngine
14 10 (0.87%) Rundeck
15 8 (0.70%) Cacti
15 8 (0.70%) Fluentd
16 7 (0.61%) Zenoss
17 5 (0.44%) Data Guard
18 4 (0.35%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 248 (21.70%) Oracle
2 120 (10.50%) VMware
3 82 (7.17%) Red Hat
4 56 (4.90%) Microsoft
5 36 (3.15%) Google
6 22 (1.92%) Tableau
7 18 (1.57%) Zend
8 16 (1.40%) IBM
9 13 (1.14%) Atlassian
9 13 (1.14%) SaltStack
10 12 (1.05%) Dell
10 12 (1.05%) Rackspace
10 12 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.96%) Informatica
12 9 (0.79%) Cisco
12 9 (0.79%) Greenplum
12 9 (0.79%) hybris
13 8 (0.70%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.61%) Percona
14 7 (0.61%) Splunk
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + stock options
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £385 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
North West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £425 - 525 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago