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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 306 389 395
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 320 200 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.89% 1.81% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 136 77
Average daily rate
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£416 £413 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +24.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
PostgreSQL
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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
11066 11080 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.90% 22.03% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7279 7105 5822
Average daily rate £403 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 179 200
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.90 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +30.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £16.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +61 184 £439 -2.50% 72
South East +22 61 £370 +15.74% 25
South West +8 26 £425 -5.55% 6
East of England +32 14 £375 - 10
Yorkshire -9 14 £375 +87.50% 6
North East +1 8 £425 - 1
North West -24 7 £270 -22.85% 15
East Midlands - 4 £275 -
West Midlands -12 1 £375 +36.36% 5
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PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 342 (51.90%) Linux
2 297 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 264 (40.06%) Java
4 255 (38.69%) MySQL
5 232 (35.20%) Git (software)
6 219 (33.23%) Python
7 200 (30.35%) MongoDB
8 185 (28.07%) SQL
9 179 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
10 170 (25.80%) JavaScript
11 167 (25.34%) Ruby
12 153 (23.22%) TDD
13 143 (21.70%) Apache
14 139 (21.09%) Open Source
15 134 (20.33%) Jenkins
16 131 (19.88%) DevOps
16 131 (19.88%) Oracle
17 129 (19.58%) Scrum
17 129 (19.58%) Puppet
18 126 (19.12%) HTML
19 120 (18.21%) PHP
19 120 (18.21%) CSS
20 118 (17.91%) Subversion
21 111 (16.84%) Web Services
22 98 (14.87%) Red Hat
23 94 (14.26%) SQL Server
24 93 (14.11%) NoSQL
25 90 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
26 89 (13.51%) Perl
27 88 (13.35%) Security Cleared

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 143 (21.70%) Apache
2 76 (11.53%) nginx
3 71 (10.77%) Tomcat
4 46 (6.98%) JBoss
5 43 (6.53%) Node.js
6 36 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (4.10%) Confluence
8 20 (3.03%) MediaWiki
9 15 (2.28%) CMS
9 15 (2.28%) Mule ESB
10 13 (1.97%) IIS
11 12 (1.82%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.67%) Mule
12 11 (1.67%) Jetty
12 11 (1.67%) uWSGI
13 10 (1.52%) Alfresco
14 8 (1.21%) SharePoint
15 7 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
15 7 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (1.06%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.67%) MS Office
3 8 (1.21%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.06%) GIMP
5 1 (0.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.76%) Magento
2 5 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.30%) Summit
4 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 90 (13.66%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.88%) GitHub
4 13 (1.97%) PaaS
5 10 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.21%) Heroku
7 7 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.91%) SaaS
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.15%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.15%) Route 53
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.44%) HTTP
2 47 (7.13%) Firewall
3 44 (6.68%) VPN
4 39 (5.92%) TCP/IP
5 37 (5.61%) SSL
6 34 (5.16%) Internet
7 24 (3.64%) LDAP
8 20 (3.03%) DNS
9 19 (2.88%) Network Security
10 18 (2.73%) Radio Access Network
11 17 (2.58%) IPsec
12 16 (2.43%) IPv6
12 16 (2.43%) LAN
12 16 (2.43%) WAN
12 16 (2.43%) OSPF
12 16 (2.43%) BGP
12 16 (2.43%) EIGRP
13 15 (2.28%) SMTP
14 9 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
14 9 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (38.69%) MySQL
2 200 (30.35%) MongoDB
3 94 (14.26%) SQL Server
4 93 (14.11%) NoSQL
5 86 (13.05%) Relational Database
6 56 (8.50%) Redis
7 44 (6.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 41 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (4.55%) Hadoop
10 29 (4.40%) Big Data
11 25 (3.79%) RDBMS
12 20 (3.03%) Oracle Database
13 18 (2.73%) DB2
14 14 (2.12%) Ingres
15 12 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.37%) Pentaho
17 8 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
19 6 (0.91%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 232 (35.20%) Git (software)
2 134 (20.33%) Jenkins
3 118 (17.91%) Subversion
4 58 (8.80%) Maven
5 52 (7.89%) Cucumber
6 43 (6.53%) JIRA
7 40 (6.07%) JUnit
8 29 (4.40%) Mockito
9 24 (3.64%) Hudson
9 24 (3.64%) Ant
10 23 (3.49%) RSpec
10 23 (3.49%) Mercurial
11 22 (3.34%) Gerrit
11 22 (3.34%) Selenium
12 21 (3.19%) Gradle
13 20 (3.03%) SonarQube
13 20 (3.03%) Eclipse
14 18 (2.73%) Artifactory
15 17 (2.58%) CruiseControl
15 17 (2.58%) NUnit
General
1 35 (5.31%) Telecoms
2 31 (4.70%) Finance
3 25 (3.79%) Marketing
4 23 (3.49%) Games
5 15 (2.28%) Electronics
5 15 (2.28%) Advertising
6 11 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.06%) Retail
8 4 (0.61%) Publishing
8 4 (0.61%) Banking
9 2 (0.30%) Military
9 2 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 284 (43.10%) Developer
2 83 (12.59%) Java Developer
3 79 (11.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 76 (11.53%) Architect
5 40 (6.07%) Senior Developer
6 37 (5.61%) Administrator
7 36 (5.46%) DBA
8 31 (4.70%) Technical Architect
8 31 (4.70%) Python Developer
8 31 (4.70%) PHP Developer
9 26 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 25 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (3.64%) Lead Architect
12 21 (3.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 19 (2.88%) Database Developer
13 19 (2.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 18 (2.73%) Consultant
15 15 (2.28%) Senior Java Developer
16 14 (2.12%) Systems Administrator
17 12 (1.82%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (19.12%) HTML
2 120 (18.21%) CSS
3 111 (16.84%) Web Services
4 84 (12.75%) JSON
5 81 (12.29%) Spring
6 80 (12.14%) XML
7 75 (11.38%) jQuery
8 71 (10.77%) Hibernate
9 70 (10.62%) RESTful
10 62 (9.41%) Django
11 61 (9.26%) Ruby on Rails
12 54 (8.19%) RabbitMQ
13 53 (8.04%) REST
14 52 (7.89%) Ajax
15 51 (7.74%) J2EE
15 51 (7.74%) AngularJS
16 50 (7.59%) HTML5
17 34 (5.16%) CSS3
18 32 (4.86%) Play Framework
19 30 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 139 (21.09%) Open Source
2 27 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.95%) Wiki
4 22 (3.34%) User Experience
5 18 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.58%) Clustering
7 16 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 14 (2.12%) Online Games
9 12 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.67%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.67%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.52%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.52%) GIS
11 10 (1.52%) DTV
12 9 (1.37%) Replication
13 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.91%) Smartcard
14 6 (0.91%) PKI
14 6 (0.91%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.76%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 342 (51.90%) Linux
2 85 (12.90%) Windows
3 77 (11.68%) UNIX
4 75 (11.38%) Ubuntu
5 65 (9.86%) CentOS
6 40 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (4.10%) Debian
8 23 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (2.12%) Android
10 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.06%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.61%) Solaris
13 4 (0.61%) VMS
13 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.46%) HPUX
14 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
3 153 (23.22%) TDD
4 131 (19.88%) DevOps
5 129 (19.58%) Scrum
6 88 (13.35%) BDD
7 82 (12.44%) Configuration Management
8 74 (11.23%) OO
9 71 (10.77%) MVC
10 55 (8.35%) Software Engineering
11 50 (7.59%) Web Development
12 48 (7.28%) E-Commerce
13 41 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (5.31%) SOA
15 34 (5.16%) Unit Testing
16 32 (4.86%) ETL
17 31 (4.70%) Kanban
18 29 (4.40%) Data Modelling
19 28 (4.25%) UML
20 27 (4.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 264 (40.06%) Java
2 219 (33.23%) Python
3 185 (28.07%) SQL
4 170 (25.80%) JavaScript
5 167 (25.34%) Ruby
6 120 (18.21%) PHP
7 89 (13.51%) Perl
8 86 (13.05%) Bash Shell
9 72 (10.93%) Scala
10 39 (5.92%) Shell Script
11 24 (3.64%) C#
12 20 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.43%) C++
13 16 (2.43%) C
14 15 (2.28%) Go
15 14 (2.12%) Groovy
15 14 (2.12%) PHP5
16 8 (1.21%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.06%) MapBasic
18 6 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (13.35%) Security Cleared
2 70 (10.62%) SC Cleared
3 15 (2.28%) Degree
4 7 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.76%) CCNA
5 5 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.61%) PhD
6 4 (0.61%) LPIC
7 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.15%) ISEB
8 1 (0.15%) PMP
8 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) OCP
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.37%) QA
2 6 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.61%) SLA
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (5.77%) Docker
3 22 (3.34%) iptables
4 21 (3.19%) Samba
5 20 (3.03%) Postfix
6 19 (2.88%) Varnish
7 17 (2.58%) Active Directory
7 17 (2.58%) XenServer
8 15 (2.28%) vCloud
9 11 (1.67%) Shibboleth
10 5 (0.76%) LXC
10 5 (0.76%) vSphere
11 4 (0.61%) GlusterFS
11 4 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.46%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.46%) Xen
12 3 (0.46%) HDFS
12 3 (0.46%) KVM
12 3 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 129 (19.58%) Puppet
2 79 (11.99%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (11.84%) Ansible
4 61 (9.26%) Salt
5 43 (6.53%) ZABBIX
6 39 (5.92%) Nagios
7 32 (4.86%) HAProxy
8 18 (2.73%) logstash
9 15 (2.28%) Vagrant
10 14 (2.12%) Kibana
11 8 (1.21%) Hyperic
12 7 (1.06%) Icinga
12 7 (1.06%) OpenIDM
13 6 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 5 (0.76%) Data Guard
15 4 (0.61%) Cacti
16 3 (0.46%) Capistrano
17 2 (0.30%) yum
17 2 (0.30%) Mesos
17 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 131 (19.88%) Oracle
2 98 (14.87%) Red Hat
3 68 (10.32%) VMware
4 42 (6.37%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.79%) Greenplum
6 21 (3.19%) Citrix
7 17 (2.58%) Business Objects
7 17 (2.58%) Splunk
8 16 (2.43%) Rackspace
9 14 (2.12%) Google
10 12 (1.82%) Zend
11 11 (1.67%) SAP
11 11 (1.67%) Sybase
12 10 (1.52%) Adobe
13 9 (1.37%) Cisco
14 8 (1.21%) Apigee
14 8 (1.21%) Mapinfo
15 7 (1.06%) Tableau
16 6 (0.91%) Akamai
16 6 (0.91%) SaltStack
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