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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 337 373 477
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +104
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 260 195 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.41% 1.80% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 108 59
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.25 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-67.77% +28.57%
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
10770 10842 11414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.41% 22.23% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6784 6828 6744
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 194 282
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £51.27 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 27 August 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
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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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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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 -16 108 £425 +21.42% 59
South East +16 71 £336 -2.53% 21
Yorkshire +46 44 £305 -6.15% 3
South West -20 20 £350 -3.44% 4
East of England -17 10 £350 - 8
North West -2 5 £750 - 8
East Midlands -1 1 £325 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 6
North East - - - - 2
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 245 (51.15%) Linux
2 217 (45.30%) MySQL
3 151 (31.52%) SQL
4 144 (30.06%) Java
5 135 (28.18%) Oracle
6 130 (27.14%) Apache
7 117 (24.43%) Scrum
8 110 (22.96%) Python
8 110 (22.96%) Git (software)
9 109 (22.76%) Puppet
10 108 (22.55%) MongoDB
11 107 (22.34%) DevOps
11 107 (22.34%) Open Source
12 104 (21.71%) HTML
13 103 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
13 103 (21.50%) Jenkins
14 100 (20.88%) JavaScript
15 98 (20.46%) CSS
16 93 (19.42%) Ruby
17 86 (17.95%) TDD
18 74 (15.45%) Red Hat
19 70 (14.61%) PHP
19 70 (14.61%) JSON
20 69 (14.41%) Windows
21 68 (14.20%) NoSQL
22 67 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
23 66 (13.78%) Django
24 63 (13.15%) REST
25 62 (12.94%) Tomcat
26 60 (12.53%) Perl

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 130 (27.14%) Apache
2 62 (12.94%) Tomcat
3 46 (9.60%) nginx
4 25 (5.22%) WebLogic
5 21 (4.38%) Confluence
6 19 (3.97%) Node.js
7 17 (3.55%) WebSphere
8 15 (3.13%) Apache Solr
9 14 (2.92%) CMS
10 13 (2.71%) MediaWiki
11 6 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.04%) Mule
12 5 (1.04%) Drupal
12 5 (1.04%) Jetty
12 5 (1.04%) IIS
13 4 (0.84%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.84%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.84%) WordPress
13 4 (0.84%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.09%) MS Office
3 10 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.42%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.55%) Heroku
3 14 (2.92%) Amazon S3
4 13 (2.71%) GitHub
5 11 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.09%) SaaS
7 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.84%) PaaS
9 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.05%) Internet
2 26 (5.43%) HTTP
3 25 (5.22%) SSH
4 23 (4.80%) SNMP
5 21 (4.38%) LDAP
6 19 (3.97%) TCP/IP
7 18 (3.76%) VPN
7 18 (3.76%) Firewall
7 18 (3.76%) OpenLDAP
8 16 (3.34%) DNS
8 16 (3.34%) LAN
8 16 (3.34%) WAN
9 13 (2.71%) IPv6
9 13 (2.71%) IPsec
9 13 (2.71%) Network Security
9 13 (2.71%) OSPF
9 13 (2.71%) BGP
9 13 (2.71%) EIGRP
10 11 (2.30%) DHCP
10 11 (2.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (45.30%) MySQL
2 108 (22.55%) MongoDB
3 68 (14.20%) NoSQL
4 54 (11.27%) Redis
5 51 (10.65%) Relational Database
6 49 (10.23%) SQL Server
7 44 (9.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 24 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (4.59%) RDBMS
10 16 (3.34%) ObjectStore
10 16 (3.34%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.51%) Big Data
11 12 (2.51%) Hadoop
12 10 (2.09%) DB2
13 9 (1.88%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (1.67%) Riak
15 6 (1.25%) CouchDB
15 6 (1.25%) Pentaho
15 6 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 110 (22.96%) Git (software)
2 103 (21.50%) Jenkins
3 51 (10.65%) Subversion
4 45 (9.39%) Cucumber
5 43 (8.98%) JIRA
6 42 (8.77%) Maven
7 26 (5.43%) RSpec
8 22 (4.59%) JMeter
9 20 (4.18%) JUnit
9 20 (4.18%) Eclipse
10 19 (3.97%) Hudson
11 17 (3.55%) Karma Test Runner
12 15 (3.13%) Mockito
12 15 (3.13%) Selenium
13 13 (2.71%) Jasmine
14 10 (2.09%) Sublime Text
15 9 (1.88%) Hamcrest
15 9 (1.88%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.88%) FitNesse
15 9 (1.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (3.13%) Games
2 13 (2.71%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.51%) Finance
4 6 (1.25%) Law
5 5 (1.04%) Back Office
6 4 (0.84%) Marketing
6 4 (0.84%) Advertising
7 3 (0.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.21%) Military
8 1 (0.21%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Retail
8 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.21%) German Language
8 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 204 (42.59%) Developer
2 70 (14.61%) Architect
3 58 (12.11%) Python Developer
4 51 (10.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 47 (9.81%) Java Developer
6 38 (7.93%) Administrator
7 37 (7.72%) Technical Architect
8 29 (6.05%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (5.64%) Systems Administrator
10 25 (5.22%) DBA
11 23 (4.80%) Linux Administrator
12 21 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 17 (3.55%) C++ Developer
15 16 (3.34%) PostgreSQL DBA
16 15 (3.13%) Software Engineer
17 14 (2.92%) Ruby Developer
18 13 (2.71%) Consultant
19 11 (2.30%) Analyst
19 11 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (21.71%) HTML
2 98 (20.46%) CSS
3 70 (14.61%) JSON
4 66 (13.78%) Django
5 63 (13.15%) REST
6 59 (12.32%) HTML5
7 57 (11.90%) Web Services
8 53 (11.06%) Ruby on Rails
9 50 (10.44%) Ajax
10 49 (10.23%) jQuery
11 45 (9.39%) Spring
11 45 (9.39%) XML
12 40 (8.35%) CSS3
13 39 (8.14%) RESTful
14 38 (7.93%) Hibernate
15 25 (5.22%) Middleware
15 25 (5.22%) AngularJS
16 22 (4.59%) Twisted
16 22 (4.59%) Play Framework
17 21 (4.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 107 (22.34%) Open Source
2 17 (3.55%) GIS
2 17 (3.55%) Derivative
3 16 (3.34%) Credit Derivative
3 16 (3.34%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.13%) Wiki
5 14 (2.92%) Replication
5 14 (2.92%) Clustering
6 12 (2.51%) Reference Data
7 11 (2.30%) Data Integration
8 10 (2.09%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.67%) Online Games
10 7 (1.46%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.84%) NHS
12 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.84%) iPhone
12 4 (0.84%) Social Network
13 3 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 245 (51.15%) Linux
2 69 (14.41%) Windows
3 45 (9.39%) Ubuntu
4 41 (8.56%) UNIX
4 41 (8.56%) CentOS
5 22 (4.59%) Debian
6 21 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
8 13 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.30%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.25%) Android
11 3 (0.63%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.63%) Solaris
12 2 (0.42%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.42%) SUSE
13 1 (0.21%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.21%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.21%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (24.43%) Scrum
2 107 (22.34%) DevOps
3 103 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (17.95%) TDD
5 67 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (10.44%) OO
7 43 (8.98%) Software Engineering
8 37 (7.72%) SOA
9 35 (7.31%) Configuration Management
10 33 (6.89%) Data Modelling
11 31 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (6.05%) Kanban
13 28 (5.85%) BDD
14 26 (5.43%) ETL
15 25 (5.22%) MVC
15 25 (5.22%) Performance Testing
16 24 (5.01%) E-Commerce
16 24 (5.01%) Software Architecture
17 23 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
18 21 (4.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 151 (31.52%) SQL
2 144 (30.06%) Java
3 110 (22.96%) Python
4 100 (20.88%) JavaScript
5 93 (19.42%) Ruby
6 70 (14.61%) PHP
7 60 (12.53%) Perl
8 52 (10.86%) Bash Shell
9 28 (5.85%) Scala
10 26 (5.43%) C#
11 22 (4.59%) C++
12 21 (4.38%) Shell Script
13 15 (3.13%) PL/SQL
14 10 (2.09%) Groovy
15 6 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.84%) Clojure
16 4 (0.84%) C
16 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.63%) ClojureScript
17 3 (0.63%) Golang
Qualifications
1 38 (7.93%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.05%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.34%) Degree
4 5 (1.04%) CCNA
4 5 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.63%) MCSA
6 2 (0.42%) CEH
6 2 (0.42%) ISEB
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.92%) QA
2 8 (1.67%) COBIT
3 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.55%) Postfix
3 16 (3.34%) Samba
4 13 (2.71%) XenServer
5 12 (2.51%) Varnish
5 12 (2.51%) KVM
6 10 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.67%) Docker
8 7 (1.46%) Active Directory
9 5 (1.04%) Xen
9 5 (1.04%) Sendmail
9 5 (1.04%) vCloud
10 4 (0.84%) Shibboleth
10 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.84%) NFS
11 3 (0.63%) Squid
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.42%) vSphere
13 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 109 (22.76%) Puppet
2 43 (8.98%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (6.26%) Vagrant
4 19 (3.97%) Nagios
5 15 (3.13%) ZABBIX
6 14 (2.92%) Ansible
6 14 (2.92%) HAProxy
7 12 (2.51%) Salt
8 11 (2.30%) YUM
9 4 (0.84%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.63%) Nessus
10 3 (0.63%) WebInspect
10 3 (0.63%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.63%) logstash
10 3 (0.63%) Kibana
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.42%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.21%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.21%) collectd
12 1 (0.21%) StatsD
Vendors
1 135 (28.18%) Oracle
2 74 (15.45%) Red Hat
3 42 (8.77%) VMware
4 23 (4.80%) JBoss
5 20 (4.18%) Microsoft
6 15 (3.13%) Greenplum
7 14 (2.92%) Splunk
8 13 (2.71%) Citrix
8 13 (2.71%) SaltStack
9 12 (2.51%) Business Objects
10 11 (2.30%) Akamai
11 10 (2.09%) Sybase
12 9 (1.88%) Google
12 9 (1.88%) Rackspace
13 8 (1.67%) Tripwire
14 7 (1.46%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.46%) EMC
14 7 (1.46%) Ericsson
15 6 (1.25%) Nortel
15 6 (1.25%) Huawei
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