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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 273 407 404
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -3
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 328 139 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 1.38% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 95 55
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £296 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.27% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.79% +68.33%
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
9968 10109 8978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.17% 22.17% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6482 6311 5558
Average daily rate £405 £397 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.95% +4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 167 198
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.25 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +62 146 £428 +6.87% 72
South East +46 88 £380 +27.19% 29
South West +19 39 £400 +45.45% 6
Yorkshire 0 18 £375 +87.50% 7
North West -13 15 £290 -8.51% 11
East of England +8 5 £379 +11.39% 8
East Midlands +6 5 £325 - 2
West Midlands -3 3 £413 +50.00% 2
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 353 (52.84%) Linux
2 297 (44.46%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (37.43%) Java
4 247 (36.98%) MySQL
5 240 (35.93%) Python
6 224 (33.53%) Git (software)
7 199 (29.79%) SQL
8 168 (25.15%) MongoDB
9 166 (24.85%) JavaScript
10 156 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
11 146 (21.86%) Open Source
12 143 (21.41%) Ruby
13 140 (20.96%) Puppet
14 133 (19.91%) Apache
15 132 (19.76%) Jenkins
16 131 (19.61%) TDD
17 123 (18.41%) HTML
18 122 (18.26%) Oracle
19 121 (18.11%) PHP
19 121 (18.11%) Subversion
20 117 (17.51%) Scrum
20 117 (17.51%) DevOps
21 115 (17.22%) CSS
22 108 (16.17%) Configuration Management
23 105 (15.72%) Security Cleared
24 103 (15.42%) Web Services
25 94 (14.07%) UNIX
26 86 (12.87%) XML
26 86 (12.87%) jQuery
27 84 (12.57%) Opscode Chef

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 133 (19.91%) Apache
2 60 (8.98%) nginx
3 58 (8.68%) Tomcat
4 34 (5.09%) JBoss
4 34 (5.09%) Node.js
5 27 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (3.44%) Confluence
7 19 (2.84%) CMS
8 17 (2.54%) MediaWiki
9 15 (2.25%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.80%) Mule
11 11 (1.65%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.65%) uWSGI
12 10 (1.50%) IIS
13 9 (1.35%) Jetty
13 9 (1.35%) Alfresco
14 8 (1.20%) Drupal
15 7 (1.05%) Apache ServiceMix
15 7 (1.05%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.75%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.54%) MS Office
3 10 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.05%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.35%) Magento
3 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.30%) Summit
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.54%) GitHub
3 12 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.65%) SaaS
5 7 (1.05%) PaaS
6 6 (0.90%) Heroku
6 6 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.15%) Route 53
8 1 (0.15%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.83%) HTTP
2 45 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 39 (5.84%) Firewall
4 35 (5.24%) Internet
5 33 (4.94%) VPN
6 32 (4.79%) SSL
6 32 (4.79%) LDAP
7 22 (3.29%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (2.69%) LAN
8 18 (2.69%) DNS
8 18 (2.69%) Network Security
9 17 (2.54%) IPsec
10 16 (2.40%) OSPF
10 16 (2.40%) BGP
10 16 (2.40%) EIGRP
10 16 (2.40%) IPv6
10 16 (2.40%) WAN
11 13 (1.95%) SMTP
12 10 (1.50%) DHCP
13 8 (1.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (36.98%) MySQL
2 168 (25.15%) MongoDB
3 81 (12.13%) Relational Database
4 78 (11.68%) NoSQL
5 77 (11.53%) SQL Server
6 51 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (7.19%) Redis
8 38 (5.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 33 (4.94%) Hadoop
10 25 (3.74%) Oracle Database
11 24 (3.59%) Ingres
12 23 (3.44%) RDBMS
13 21 (3.14%) Big Data
14 15 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (1.65%) Apache Hive
16 11 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (1.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 224 (33.53%) Git (software)
2 132 (19.76%) Jenkins
3 121 (18.11%) Subversion
4 71 (10.63%) Maven
5 51 (7.63%) Cucumber
6 38 (5.69%) JIRA
7 37 (5.54%) JUnit
8 32 (4.79%) Ant
8 32 (4.79%) Eclipse
9 27 (4.04%) NUnit
10 25 (3.74%) CruiseControl
11 24 (3.59%) CppUnit
11 24 (3.59%) ClearCase
11 24 (3.59%) GoogleTest
12 23 (3.44%) ClearQuest
13 22 (3.29%) Mockito
14 21 (3.14%) Hudson
15 20 (2.99%) Selenium
16 15 (2.25%) Gerrit
16 15 (2.25%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (6.14%) Telecoms
2 26 (3.89%) Finance
3 25 (3.74%) Marketing
4 22 (3.29%) Games
5 15 (2.25%) Advertising
6 14 (2.10%) Electronics
7 13 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.35%) Retail
9 5 (0.75%) Banking
10 3 (0.45%) Back Office
10 3 (0.45%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (44.31%) Developer
2 80 (11.98%) Architect
3 72 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 71 (10.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 51 (7.63%) Senior Developer
6 47 (7.04%) Python Developer
7 37 (5.54%) DBA
7 37 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
8 35 (5.24%) Administrator
9 30 (4.49%) PHP Developer
10 26 (3.89%) Software Developer
11 25 (3.74%) Technical Architect
12 24 (3.59%) Lead Architect
13 22 (3.29%) Database Developer
14 20 (2.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 19 (2.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 17 (2.54%) Consultant
17 16 (2.40%) Software Engineer
17 16 (2.40%) Analyst
18 15 (2.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (18.41%) HTML
2 115 (17.22%) CSS
3 103 (15.42%) Web Services
4 86 (12.87%) XML
4 86 (12.87%) jQuery
5 75 (11.23%) JSON
6 70 (10.48%) Django
7 69 (10.33%) Spring
8 68 (10.18%) RESTful
9 59 (8.83%) Hibernate
10 55 (8.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 51 (7.63%) HTML5
12 50 (7.49%) J2EE
13 46 (6.89%) REST
14 42 (6.29%) AngularJS
15 40 (5.99%) RabbitMQ
15 40 (5.99%) Ajax
16 34 (5.09%) SOAP
17 32 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (4.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 146 (21.86%) Open Source
2 35 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (3.59%) Wiki
4 17 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.95%) GIS
5 13 (1.95%) User Experience
6 12 (1.80%) Replication
6 12 (1.80%) Clustering
6 12 (1.80%) DTV
6 12 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.35%) Online Games
8 8 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.20%) Derivative
8 8 (1.20%) NHS
9 6 (0.90%) Smartcard
9 6 (0.90%) PKI
9 6 (0.90%) Social Media
10 5 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 353 (52.84%) Linux
2 94 (14.07%) UNIX
3 68 (10.18%) Windows
4 67 (10.03%) Ubuntu
5 64 (9.58%) CentOS
6 31 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.69%) Debian
9 15 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.65%) Android
11 10 (1.50%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.90%) Solaris
13 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.60%) VMS
14 4 (0.60%) AIX
15 3 (0.45%) HPUX
15 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (44.46%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
3 131 (19.61%) TDD
4 117 (17.51%) Scrum
4 117 (17.51%) DevOps
5 108 (16.17%) Configuration Management
6 75 (11.23%) BDD
7 63 (9.43%) Software Engineering
8 60 (8.98%) OO
9 57 (8.53%) MVC
10 45 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (5.99%) E-Commerce
12 39 (5.84%) Web Development
13 38 (5.69%) ETL
14 34 (5.09%) Kanban
15 32 (4.79%) UML
15 32 (4.79%) SOA
16 31 (4.64%) Unit Testing
17 30 (4.49%) Data Modelling
18 26 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 250 (37.43%) Java
2 240 (35.93%) Python
3 199 (29.79%) SQL
4 166 (24.85%) JavaScript
5 143 (21.41%) Ruby
6 121 (18.11%) PHP
7 78 (11.68%) Perl
8 75 (11.23%) Bash Shell
9 55 (8.23%) Scala
10 36 (5.39%) Shell Script
11 28 (4.19%) C#
12 27 (4.04%) C++
12 27 (4.04%) C
13 16 (2.40%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.80%) PHP5
15 10 (1.50%) Groovy
16 6 (0.90%) MapBasic
16 6 (0.90%) Golang
17 5 (0.75%) XPath
17 5 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (15.72%) Security Cleared
2 82 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.54%) VCP4
4 16 (2.40%) Degree
5 5 (0.75%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.75%) CCNA
5 5 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.60%) PhD
7 3 (0.45%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PMP
8 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.15%) OCP
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.35%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) SLA
3 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (4.79%) Docker
3 18 (2.69%) Samba
4 17 (2.54%) Postfix
4 17 (2.54%) XenServer
4 17 (2.54%) Varnish
5 14 (2.10%) Active Directory
6 11 (1.65%) Shibboleth
7 7 (1.05%) vCloud
7 7 (1.05%) Xen
8 6 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.75%) vSphere
9 5 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.75%) HDFS
10 4 (0.60%) LXC
10 4 (0.60%) KVM
11 3 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 140 (20.96%) Puppet
2 84 (12.57%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (8.98%) Ansible
4 46 (6.89%) Salt
5 34 (5.09%) Nagios
6 32 (4.79%) ZABBIX
7 19 (2.84%) HAProxy
8 17 (2.54%) Vagrant
9 11 (1.65%) logstash
10 8 (1.20%) Capistrano
11 7 (1.05%) Data Guard
11 7 (1.05%) OpenIDM
11 7 (1.05%) Icinga
12 6 (0.90%) Kibana
12 6 (0.90%) Hyperic
12 6 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.45%) Cacti
13 3 (0.45%) Graphite
14 2 (0.30%) StatsD
14 2 (0.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 122 (18.26%) Oracle
2 79 (11.83%) Red Hat
3 64 (9.58%) VMware
4 55 (8.23%) Microsoft
5 32 (4.79%) Splunk
6 27 (4.04%) Greenplum
7 24 (3.59%) Business Objects
8 20 (2.99%) Citrix
9 14 (2.10%) Rackspace
10 12 (1.80%) SAP
10 12 (1.80%) Cisco
10 12 (1.80%) Zend
11 11 (1.65%) Google
12 10 (1.50%) Adobe
13 9 (1.35%) Sybase
14 8 (1.20%) Tableau
15 7 (1.05%) Mapinfo
16 6 (0.90%) Remedy
16 6 (0.90%) Akamai
16 6 (0.90%) Twitter
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London
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Nottinghamshire
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North East
The Bridge Ltd
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West London
Testing Circle Ltd
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
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Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
TRG
Rate: 350-400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Intelletect
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Intelletect
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £330.00 - £365.00 per day
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City, London
Arrows Group
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East London
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