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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 260 350 401
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +51
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 409 237 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.54% 2.22% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 168 93
Average daily rate
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£413 £409 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.51% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+199.51% -36.95%
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
11540 10686 10247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.40% 21.65% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7664 6734 6396
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 163 205
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £13.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.80 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +98 215 £438 -2.77% 67
South East -1 66 £369 +9.25% 25
South West -6 33 £395 +7.11% 3
Yorkshire -13 32 £350 -27.83% 11
East of England +6 23 £400 +14.28% 8
North East -4 23 £625 +108.33% 1
West Midlands +15 13 £363 -
North West -20 9 £350 +12.00% 13
East Midlands +3 4 £250 -23.07% 7
Midlands - 1 £475 -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 379 (51.01%) Linux
2 365 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (43.34%) MySQL
4 275 (37.01%) Java
5 250 (33.65%) Git (software)
6 236 (31.76%) Python
7 228 (30.69%) MongoDB
8 221 (29.74%) SQL
9 215 (28.94%) Continuous Integration
10 200 (26.92%) TDD
11 194 (26.11%) JavaScript
12 190 (25.57%) Oracle
13 165 (22.21%) Ruby
14 163 (21.94%) Puppet
15 161 (21.67%) Scrum
16 155 (20.86%) Jenkins
17 147 (19.78%) DevOps
18 146 (19.65%) Web Services
19 138 (18.57%) Open Source
20 136 (18.30%) HTML
21 129 (17.36%) SQL Server
22 122 (16.42%) Apache
23 120 (16.15%) CSS
23 120 (16.15%) Opscode Chef
24 118 (15.88%) PHP
25 115 (15.48%) MVC
26 113 (15.21%) Amazon AWS
27 112 (15.07%) BDD
28 107 (14.40%) Security Cleared
29 106 (14.27%) Spring

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 122 (16.42%) Apache
2 87 (11.71%) Tomcat
3 75 (10.09%) nginx
4 70 (9.42%) JBoss
5 54 (7.27%) Node.js
6 37 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (3.50%) Confluence
8 23 (3.10%) Mule ESB
9 17 (2.29%) Alfresco
10 16 (2.15%) Oracle Spatial
11 15 (2.02%) Jetty
12 14 (1.88%) Mule
13 10 (1.35%) GlassFish
13 10 (1.35%) WebLogic
14 9 (1.21%) IIS
14 9 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (1.08%) OpenStack
15 8 (1.08%) Apache TomEE
15 8 (1.08%) MediaWiki
15 8 (1.08%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.94%) MS Office
3 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.27%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) Odoo
5 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 113 (15.21%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (2.83%) PaaS
5 12 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.48%) Heroku
7 9 (1.21%) GitHub
8 7 (0.94%) OpenShift
8 7 (0.94%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.54%) Boomi
10 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.54%) SaaS
11 2 (0.27%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.27%) HTTP
2 49 (6.59%) TCP/IP
3 38 (5.11%) SSL
4 36 (4.85%) Firewall
5 32 (4.31%) Internet
5 32 (4.31%) VPN
6 18 (2.42%) LDAP
7 17 (2.29%) DNS
8 14 (1.88%) OpenLDAP
9 13 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
10 12 (1.62%) DMZ
10 12 (1.62%) Radio Access Network
11 11 (1.48%) Network Security
12 9 (1.21%) SSH
13 8 (1.08%) IPsec
13 8 (1.08%) SAN
13 8 (1.08%) SMTP
14 7 (0.94%) LAN
14 7 (0.94%) IPv6
14 7 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (43.34%) MySQL
2 228 (30.69%) MongoDB
3 129 (17.36%) SQL Server
4 95 (12.79%) NoSQL
5 93 (12.52%) Relational Database
6 76 (10.23%) Redis
7 52 (7.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 39 (5.25%) RDBMS
9 38 (5.11%) DB2
10 31 (4.17%) Big Data
11 28 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (2.56%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
16 7 (0.94%) Riak
16 7 (0.94%) Infinispan
17 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 250 (33.65%) Git (software)
2 155 (20.86%) Jenkins
3 102 (13.73%) Subversion
4 80 (10.77%) Maven
5 61 (8.21%) JIRA
6 45 (6.06%) Cucumber
7 42 (5.65%) Mercurial
8 40 (5.38%) Selenium
9 37 (4.98%) JUnit
10 35 (4.71%) Gerrit
11 32 (4.31%) Mockito
12 27 (3.63%) RSpec
12 27 (3.63%) Gradle
12 27 (3.63%) Artifactory
13 24 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (3.23%) SonarQube
14 22 (2.96%) TeamCity
15 19 (2.56%) Eclipse
16 17 (2.29%) JMeter
16 17 (2.29%) PHPUnit
General
1 67 (9.02%) Finance
2 34 (4.58%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.83%) Marketing
4 20 (2.69%) Games
5 12 (1.62%) Electronics
6 11 (1.48%) Retail
7 8 (1.08%) Back Office
8 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.94%) Advertising
9 6 (0.81%) Banking
10 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) French Language
11 1 (0.13%) German Language
11 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.13%) Publishing
11 1 (0.13%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 371 (49.93%) Developer
2 116 (15.61%) Java Developer
3 80 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 71 (9.56%) Python Developer
5 59 (7.94%) Architect
6 49 (6.59%) DBA
7 44 (5.92%) PHP Developer
8 34 (4.58%) Technical Architect
9 31 (4.17%) Administrator
10 30 (4.04%) Senior Developer
11 27 (3.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 23 (3.10%) Consultant
13 19 (2.56%) Software Developer
14 18 (2.42%) Software Engineer
15 17 (2.29%) Systems Administrator
15 17 (2.29%) Senior Architect
16 16 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 16 (2.15%) PostgreSQL DBA
16 16 (2.15%) Scala Developer
17 15 (2.02%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (19.65%) Web Services
2 136 (18.30%) HTML
3 120 (16.15%) CSS
4 106 (14.27%) Spring
5 100 (13.46%) Django
6 87 (11.71%) JSON
6 87 (11.71%) Hibernate
7 85 (11.44%) jQuery
8 79 (10.63%) RESTful
9 78 (10.50%) REST
10 77 (10.36%) J2EE
11 70 (9.42%) Ruby on Rails
12 62 (8.34%) XML
12 62 (8.34%) RabbitMQ
13 60 (8.08%) AngularJS
14 52 (7.00%) HTML5
15 47 (6.33%) Ajax
15 47 (6.33%) Spring MVC
16 46 (6.19%) SOAP
17 43 (5.79%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.36%) GIS
2 23 (3.10%) Clustering
2 23 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (2.83%) Mobile App
3 21 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.29%) User Experience
5 14 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.62%) Public Cloud
6 12 (1.62%) Data Structures
6 12 (1.62%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.62%) Replication
7 11 (1.48%) Wiki
7 11 (1.48%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.08%) Online Games
8 8 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.08%) W3C
9 7 (0.94%) DTV
10 6 (0.81%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 379 (51.01%) Linux
2 100 (13.46%) UNIX
3 92 (12.38%) Windows
4 82 (11.04%) Ubuntu
5 64 (8.61%) CentOS
6 47 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (5.38%) Debian
8 21 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.48%) Android
9 11 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.08%) Solaris
11 7 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.81%) Windows NT
12 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.54%) Fedora
13 4 (0.54%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.54%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (28.94%) Continuous Integration
3 200 (26.92%) TDD
4 161 (21.67%) Scrum
5 147 (19.78%) DevOps
6 138 (18.57%) Open Source
7 115 (15.48%) MVC
8 112 (15.07%) BDD
9 99 (13.32%) Configuration Management
10 77 (10.36%) OO
11 56 (7.54%) SOA
12 55 (7.40%) E-Commerce
13 53 (7.13%) Mentoring
14 47 (6.33%) Web Development
15 46 (6.19%) Unit Testing
16 42 (5.65%) Software Engineering
17 32 (4.31%) Continuous Delivery
18 31 (4.17%) OOP
19 30 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
20 29 (3.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 275 (37.01%) Java
2 236 (31.76%) Python
3 221 (29.74%) SQL
4 194 (26.11%) JavaScript
5 165 (22.21%) Ruby
6 118 (15.88%) PHP
7 90 (12.11%) Perl
8 82 (11.04%) Scala
9 75 (10.09%) Bash Shell
10 31 (4.17%) Go
11 30 (4.04%) PHP5
12 19 (2.56%) C++
13 17 (2.29%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.29%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.02%) C#
15 13 (1.75%) Groovy
16 12 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.21%) Korn
17 9 (1.21%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 107 (14.40%) Security Cleared
2 72 (9.69%) SC Cleared
3 29 (3.90%) Degree
4 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.54%) BC Cleared
5 4 (0.54%) LPIC
6 3 (0.40%) RHCE
7 2 (0.27%) HND
7 2 (0.27%) PhD
8 1 (0.13%) CCNA
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.13%) OCP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.48%) SLA
3 6 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 61 (8.21%) Docker
2 43 (5.79%) vCloud
3 27 (3.63%) Active Directory
4 23 (3.10%) Varnish
4 23 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.62%) Samba
6 11 (1.48%) iptables
7 9 (1.21%) Squid
8 8 (1.08%) Postfix
9 5 (0.67%) XenServer
9 5 (0.67%) LXC
10 4 (0.54%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.40%) KVM
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.40%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.27%) Snort
12 2 (0.27%) Xen
12 2 (0.27%) vSphere
12 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.27%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 163 (21.94%) Puppet
2 120 (16.15%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (13.32%) Ansible
4 62 (8.34%) Salt
5 39 (5.25%) HAProxy
6 38 (5.11%) Vagrant
7 36 (4.85%) ZABBIX
8 29 (3.90%) Nagios
8 29 (3.90%) Rundeck
9 27 (3.63%) logstash
10 26 (3.50%) Kibana
11 9 (1.21%) Apache Shiro
12 6 (0.81%) HP UCMDB
12 6 (0.81%) Cacti
12 6 (0.81%) Control-M
13 5 (0.67%) Hyperic
13 5 (0.67%) Mesos
14 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.54%) yum
15 3 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 190 (25.57%) Oracle
2 95 (12.79%) Red Hat
3 76 (10.23%) VMware
4 40 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 28 (3.77%) Google
6 15 (2.02%) SaltStack
7 14 (1.88%) Greenplum
8 13 (1.75%) Splunk
8 13 (1.75%) Percona
9 11 (1.48%) Sybase
10 10 (1.35%) Adobe
10 10 (1.35%) HP
10 10 (1.35%) Mapinfo
11 8 (1.08%) Zend
11 8 (1.08%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.08%) SAP
11 8 (1.08%) Citrix
11 8 (1.08%) Twitter
11 8 (1.08%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.94%) Sun
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