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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 270 426 422
Rank change year-on-year
+156 -4
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 339 113 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.51% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 80 43
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.14% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.95 £50.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.83% +68.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.51 £50.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £50.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.83% +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
9669 9962 9225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.94% 22.38% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6387 6248 5756
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 209 219
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £15.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.23 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 +66 137 £425 +13.33% 80
South East +69 113 £325 +24.04% 38
South West +7 33 £375 +36.36% 10
Yorkshire - 25 £350 - 3
North West +10 18 £325 - 9
East Midlands +12 5 £325 - 3
East of England +4 3 £381 +3.74% 11
West Midlands - 2 £450 - 4
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 345 (52.59%) Linux
2 286 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (38.72%) MySQL
4 221 (33.69%) Python
5 211 (32.16%) Java
6 199 (30.34%) SQL
7 188 (28.66%) Git (software)
8 165 (25.15%) JavaScript
9 148 (22.56%) MongoDB
10 143 (21.80%) Open Source
11 139 (21.19%) Continuous Integration
12 137 (20.88%) Puppet
13 135 (20.58%) Apache
14 131 (19.97%) HTML
15 127 (19.36%) Scrum
16 124 (18.90%) Jenkins
17 123 (18.75%) TDD
18 122 (18.60%) Ruby
18 122 (18.60%) CSS
19 121 (18.45%) Oracle
20 120 (18.29%) PHP
21 104 (15.85%) Security Cleared
22 103 (15.70%) Subversion
23 100 (15.24%) DevOps
24 97 (14.79%) Configuration Management
25 95 (14.48%) Web Services
25 95 (14.48%) UNIX
26 93 (14.18%) jQuery
27 85 (12.96%) NoSQL
28 84 (12.80%) Opscode Chef

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 135 (20.58%) Apache
2 59 (8.99%) Tomcat
3 49 (7.47%) nginx
4 36 (5.49%) JBoss
5 32 (4.88%) Node.js
6 22 (3.35%) CMS
6 22 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (2.90%) Confluence
8 18 (2.74%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.83%) uWSGI
10 11 (1.68%) OpenStack
11 10 (1.52%) MediaWiki
12 9 (1.37%) Drupal
13 8 (1.22%) Jetty
14 7 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
14 7 (1.07%) Alfresco
14 7 (1.07%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.91%) Mule
15 6 (0.91%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.76%) Liferay
Applications
1 25 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.20%) MS Office
3 14 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.22%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.91%) GIMP
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Magento
2 8 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.44%) GitHub
3 15 (2.29%) SaaS
4 14 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.76%) Heroku
8 3 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.15%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
10 1 (0.15%) Route 53
10 1 (0.15%) IaaS
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.32%) HTTP
2 41 (6.25%) Internet
3 35 (5.34%) TCP/IP
4 28 (4.27%) Firewall
5 26 (3.96%) VPN
5 26 (3.96%) Radio Access Network
6 24 (3.66%) LDAP
7 22 (3.35%) SSL
8 18 (2.74%) DNS
9 13 (1.98%) SMTP
10 11 (1.68%) SNMP
10 11 (1.68%) DHCP
10 11 (1.68%) LAN
11 10 (1.52%) IPsec
12 9 (1.37%) Network Security
12 9 (1.37%) Telnet
12 9 (1.37%) BGP
12 9 (1.37%) EIGRP
12 9 (1.37%) OSPF
12 9 (1.37%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (38.72%) MySQL
2 148 (22.56%) MongoDB
3 85 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 76 (11.59%) Relational Database
5 74 (11.28%) SQL Server
6 60 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (7.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 44 (6.71%) Redis
9 28 (4.27%) Hadoop
10 24 (3.66%) Oracle Database
11 23 (3.51%) Ingres
12 22 (3.35%) RDBMS
12 22 (3.35%) Big Data
13 21 (3.20%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 188 (28.66%) Git (software)
2 124 (18.90%) Jenkins
3 103 (15.70%) Subversion
4 65 (9.91%) Maven
5 44 (6.71%) Cucumber
6 41 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 38 (5.79%) JIRA
8 37 (5.64%) JUnit
9 32 (4.88%) Ant
10 28 (4.27%) CruiseControl
11 27 (4.12%) NUnit
12 25 (3.81%) Jasmine
13 24 (3.66%) Karma Test Runner
14 23 (3.51%) GoogleTest
14 23 (3.51%) ClearCase
14 23 (3.51%) CppUnit
15 22 (3.35%) ClearQuest
16 19 (2.90%) Selenium
17 18 (2.74%) JMeter
18 13 (1.98%) Mockito
General
1 44 (6.71%) Telecoms
2 29 (4.42%) Games
3 21 (3.20%) Marketing
4 16 (2.44%) Finance
5 14 (2.13%) Advertising
6 9 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.22%) Electronics
8 7 (1.07%) Retail
9 6 (0.91%) Law
10 5 (0.76%) Banking
10 5 (0.76%) Publishing
11 4 (0.61%) Back Office
12 2 (0.30%) Military
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 305 (46.49%) Developer
2 80 (12.20%) Architect
3 63 (9.60%) Java Developer
4 62 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 54 (8.23%) Python Developer
6 48 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 36 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
8 34 (5.18%) DBA
9 33 (5.03%) Administrator
10 26 (3.96%) PHP Developer
11 25 (3.81%) Database Developer
12 24 (3.66%) Technical Architect
13 23 (3.51%) Analyst
14 22 (3.35%) Software Developer
15 19 (2.90%) Software Engineer
16 18 (2.74%) Web Developer
16 18 (2.74%) Lead Architect
16 18 (2.74%) Python/Django Developer
17 15 (2.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 13 (1.98%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (19.97%) HTML
2 122 (18.60%) CSS
3 95 (14.48%) Web Services
4 93 (14.18%) jQuery
5 82 (12.50%) XML
6 81 (12.35%) Django
7 76 (11.59%) JSON
8 67 (10.21%) RESTful
9 62 (9.45%) HTML5
10 61 (9.30%) REST
11 56 (8.54%) Spring
12 54 (8.23%) J2EE
12 54 (8.23%) Ajax
13 51 (7.77%) Ruby on Rails
13 51 (7.77%) Hibernate
14 39 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
15 38 (5.79%) AngularJS
16 36 (5.49%) CSS3
17 35 (5.34%) SOAP
18 34 (5.18%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 143 (21.80%) Open Source
2 33 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.05%) Digital Media
4 17 (2.59%) Wiki
5 16 (2.44%) GIS
6 14 (2.13%) Replication
6 14 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.68%) User Experience
7 11 (1.68%) Derivative
8 10 (1.52%) NHS
9 8 (1.22%) DTV
9 8 (1.22%) Online Games
9 8 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.91%) Clustering
11 6 (0.91%) PKI
11 6 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.91%) Social Media
12 5 (0.76%) Smartcard
13 4 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 345 (52.59%) Linux
2 95 (14.48%) UNIX
3 69 (10.52%) CentOS
4 59 (8.99%) Windows
5 57 (8.69%) Ubuntu
6 25 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.68%) Debian
10 10 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 10 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.22%) Android
12 7 (1.07%) Solaris
13 5 (0.76%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.61%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.61%) VMS
14 4 (0.61%) AIX
15 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.46%) HPUX
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (21.19%) Continuous Integration
3 127 (19.36%) Scrum
4 123 (18.75%) TDD
5 100 (15.24%) DevOps
6 97 (14.79%) Configuration Management
7 69 (10.52%) Software Engineering
8 62 (9.45%) BDD
9 55 (8.38%) OO
10 49 (7.47%) MVC
11 43 (6.55%) ETL
12 41 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (5.64%) E-Commerce
14 35 (5.34%) SOA
15 34 (5.18%) Kanban
16 33 (5.03%) Web Development
17 31 (4.73%) UML
18 27 (4.12%) Analytics
18 27 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
19 26 (3.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 221 (33.69%) Python
2 211 (32.16%) Java
3 199 (30.34%) SQL
4 165 (25.15%) JavaScript
5 122 (18.60%) Ruby
6 120 (18.29%) PHP
7 80 (12.20%) Perl
8 73 (11.13%) Bash Shell
9 49 (7.47%) Scala
10 36 (5.49%) Shell Script
11 33 (5.03%) C#
12 31 (4.73%) C++
13 26 (3.96%) C
14 17 (2.59%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.68%) PHP5
16 6 (0.91%) Groovy
17 5 (0.76%) XPath
17 5 (0.76%) VBA
17 5 (0.76%) XQuery
18 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (15.85%) Security Cleared
2 83 (12.65%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.44%) Degree
4 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) ISEB
6 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.30%) PMP
7 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.15%) CEH
8 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.15%) PhD
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.52%) QA
2 8 (1.22%) COBIT
3 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.73%) Docker
3 16 (2.44%) Varnish
4 12 (1.83%) Shibboleth
5 11 (1.68%) Samba
6 10 (1.52%) vCloud
6 10 (1.52%) Postfix
6 10 (1.52%) XenServer
7 7 (1.07%) Xen
8 5 (0.76%) HDFS
8 5 (0.76%) vSphere
8 5 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.61%) KVM
10 3 (0.46%) LXC
10 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 137 (20.88%) Puppet
2 84 (12.80%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (7.01%) Ansible
4 35 (5.34%) Nagios
5 31 (4.73%) Salt
6 27 (4.12%) ZABBIX
7 20 (3.05%) HAProxy
8 18 (2.74%) Vagrant
9 12 (1.83%) logstash
10 10 (1.52%) Capistrano
11 8 (1.22%) Kibana
12 7 (1.07%) Icinga
13 6 (0.91%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.91%) OpenIDM
14 4 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.61%) WebInspect
15 3 (0.46%) Graphite
15 3 (0.46%) Cacti
15 3 (0.46%) Hyperic
16 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 121 (18.45%) Oracle
2 81 (12.35%) Red Hat
3 62 (9.45%) VMware
4 51 (7.77%) Microsoft
5 37 (5.64%) Splunk
6 30 (4.57%) Business Objects
7 27 (4.12%) Greenplum
8 15 (2.29%) Rackspace
9 14 (2.13%) Google
10 13 (1.98%) Citrix
11 11 (1.68%) Cisco
11 11 (1.68%) Sybase
12 10 (1.52%) Zend
13 9 (1.37%) Ericsson
14 8 (1.22%) Adobe
14 8 (1.22%) SAP
14 8 (1.22%) SaltStack
15 7 (1.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 7 (1.07%) Tableau
15 7 (1.07%) Huawei
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