The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 354 396 458
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +62
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 230 160 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 1.58% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 99 54
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -58.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -45.88%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10399 10108 11024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.40% 21.75% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6551 6295 6630
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 213 276
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
PostgreSQL
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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 July 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
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 July 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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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 -8 104 £450 +20.00% 57
South East +11 51 £338 +3.84% 9
South West - 29 £350 - 7
Yorkshire +24 20 £485 - 5
East of England -2 18 £350 - 11
North West -5 3 £400 +14.28% 12
East Midlands 0 1 £325 - 3
North East - 1 £300 - 3
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
PostgreSQL
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PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 189 (43.95%) Linux
2 188 (43.72%) MySQL
3 139 (32.33%) Java
4 137 (31.86%) SQL
5 124 (28.84%) Oracle
6 116 (26.98%) HTML
7 106 (24.65%) CSS
8 104 (24.19%) MongoDB
9 103 (23.95%) JavaScript
10 102 (23.72%) Apache
11 100 (23.26%) Scrum
11 100 (23.26%) Open Source
12 97 (22.56%) Ruby
13 96 (22.33%) Git (software)
14 95 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
15 94 (21.86%) DevOps
16 92 (21.40%) Python
17 90 (20.93%) TDD
18 79 (18.37%) Puppet
19 77 (17.91%) Jenkins
20 71 (16.51%) JSON
21 66 (15.35%) NoSQL
22 65 (15.12%) Ruby on Rails
23 64 (14.88%) Windows
24 63 (14.65%) PHP
25 62 (14.42%) Django
26 57 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
26 57 (13.26%) Red Hat
27 55 (12.79%) Perl
28 54 (12.56%) REST

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 102 (23.72%) Apache
2 52 (12.09%) Tomcat
3 37 (8.60%) nginx
4 25 (5.81%) WebLogic
5 18 (4.19%) Confluence
5 18 (4.19%) Node.js
6 14 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.02%) Apache Solr
8 12 (2.79%) CMS
9 11 (2.56%) MediaWiki
10 8 (1.86%) Mule
11 7 (1.63%) Jetty
11 7 (1.63%) Drupal
12 5 (1.16%) Alfresco
12 5 (1.16%) IIS
12 5 (1.16%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.93%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.93%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (2.09%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.63%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.40%) MS Office
5 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.47%) Summit
3 1 (0.23%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.95%) Heroku
2 12 (2.79%) Amazon S3
3 10 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.33%) GitHub
4 6 (1.40%) SaaS
4 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.93%) PaaS
6 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.47%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.81%) SNMP
1 25 (5.81%) HTTP
2 22 (5.12%) SSH
3 18 (4.19%) LDAP
4 17 (3.95%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.72%) Internet
5 16 (3.72%) Firewall
5 16 (3.72%) OpenLDAP
6 15 (3.49%) VPN
7 14 (3.26%) DNS
7 14 (3.26%) LAN
7 14 (3.26%) WAN
8 11 (2.56%) IPv6
8 11 (2.56%) OSPF
8 11 (2.56%) BGP
8 11 (2.56%) EIGRP
8 11 (2.56%) Network Security
8 11 (2.56%) IPsec
9 10 (2.33%) DHCP
10 9 (2.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (43.72%) MySQL
2 104 (24.19%) MongoDB
3 66 (15.35%) NoSQL
4 53 (12.33%) Redis
5 47 (10.93%) Relational Database
6 44 (10.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 39 (9.07%) SQL Server
8 21 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (4.42%) RDBMS
10 18 (4.19%) Oracle Database
11 13 (3.02%) ObjectStore
12 10 (2.33%) Big Data
13 9 (2.09%) DB2
14 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.86%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.40%) Riak
16 5 (1.16%) Pentaho
16 5 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 96 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 77 (17.91%) Jenkins
3 42 (9.77%) Subversion
4 39 (9.07%) Maven
4 39 (9.07%) Cucumber
5 35 (8.14%) JIRA
6 23 (5.35%) RSpec
7 20 (4.65%) Mockito
8 19 (4.42%) JUnit
9 18 (4.19%) JMeter
10 17 (3.95%) Hudson
11 14 (3.26%) Hamcrest
11 14 (3.26%) Eclipse
12 12 (2.79%) Selenium
13 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio
13 9 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (1.86%) Sublime Text
14 8 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (1.40%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.40%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (3.49%) Finance
2 9 (2.09%) Games
3 7 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.93%) Back Office
5 2 (0.47%) Front Office
5 2 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.23%) German Language
6 1 (0.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.23%) Publishing
6 1 (0.23%) Military
6 1 (0.23%) Banking
6 1 (0.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 181 (42.09%) Developer
2 79 (18.37%) Architect
3 50 (11.63%) Python Developer
4 44 (10.23%) Technical Architect
5 43 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 43 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 35 (8.14%) Administrator
7 29 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (6.05%) Systems Administrator
9 24 (5.58%) DBA
10 23 (5.35%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (4.42%) Senior Architect
12 18 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.95%) Software Engineer
14 15 (3.49%) Consultant
14 15 (3.49%) PostgreSQL DBA
15 14 (3.26%) C++ Developer
16 12 (2.79%) Software Developer
16 12 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
17 11 (2.56%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (26.98%) HTML
2 106 (24.65%) CSS
3 71 (16.51%) JSON
4 65 (15.12%) Ruby on Rails
5 62 (14.42%) Django
6 54 (12.56%) REST
7 53 (12.33%) XML
8 52 (12.09%) HTML5
9 45 (10.47%) Ajax
10 44 (10.23%) Spring
11 41 (9.53%) Web Services
12 38 (8.84%) CSS3
13 37 (8.60%) Hibernate
14 34 (7.91%) jQuery
15 27 (6.28%) Play Framework
16 26 (6.05%) RESTful
17 25 (5.81%) Middleware
18 20 (4.65%) .NET
19 19 (4.42%) AngularJS
20 18 (4.19%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 100 (23.26%) Open Source
2 25 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.49%) Clustering
4 14 (3.26%) Derivative
5 13 (3.02%) Credit Derivative
5 13 (3.02%) Wiki
5 13 (3.02%) Replication
6 12 (2.79%) Reference Data
7 11 (2.56%) Data Integration
8 10 (2.33%) GIS
8 10 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.86%) Online Games
10 7 (1.63%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.40%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.93%) iPhone
12 4 (0.93%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.70%) VLE
13 3 (0.70%) iPad
14 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 189 (43.95%) Linux
2 64 (14.88%) Windows
3 38 (8.84%) Ubuntu
4 34 (7.91%) UNIX
5 22 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (4.65%) Debian
7 19 (4.42%) CentOS
8 15 (3.49%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.09%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.40%) Android
12 3 (0.70%) Scientific Linux
12 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.47%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.47%) Solaris
14 1 (0.23%) AIX
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE
14 1 (0.23%) Gentoo
14 1 (0.23%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.26%) Scrum
2 95 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (21.86%) DevOps
4 90 (20.93%) TDD
5 57 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 39 (9.07%) OO
8 38 (8.84%) Configuration Management
9 30 (6.98%) Kanban
10 29 (6.74%) Data Modelling
11 28 (6.51%) Web Development
11 28 (6.51%) Software Architecture
11 28 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (6.28%) Performance Testing
12 27 (6.28%) SOA
13 25 (5.81%) E-Commerce
14 22 (5.12%) ETL
15 21 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (4.88%) User Stories
15 21 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 139 (32.33%) Java
2 137 (31.86%) SQL
3 103 (23.95%) JavaScript
4 97 (22.56%) Ruby
5 92 (21.40%) Python
6 63 (14.65%) PHP
7 55 (12.79%) Perl
8 45 (10.47%) Bash Shell
9 33 (7.67%) Scala
10 23 (5.35%) C#
11 22 (5.12%) C++
12 19 (4.42%) Shell Script
13 16 (3.72%) Groovy
14 11 (2.56%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.40%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.16%) C
17 4 (0.93%) Clojure
18 3 (0.70%) ClojureScript
19 2 (0.47%) Golang
Qualifications
1 27 (6.28%) Degree
2 24 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.16%) CCNA
4 5 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.70%) MCSA
6 1 (0.23%) CEH
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.72%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.49%) Postfix
3 14 (3.26%) Samba
4 12 (2.79%) KVM
5 11 (2.56%) Varnish
5 11 (2.56%) XenServer
6 10 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.63%) Active Directory
8 6 (1.40%) Xen
9 5 (1.16%) Docker
10 4 (0.93%) NFS
10 4 (0.93%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.70%) Squid
11 3 (0.70%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.47%) vSphere
12 2 (0.47%) vCloud
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 79 (18.37%) Puppet
2 25 (5.81%) Vagrant
3 22 (5.12%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.79%) HAProxy
5 11 (2.56%) ZABBIX
5 11 (2.56%) Ansible
5 11 (2.56%) YUM
6 9 (2.09%) Nagios
7 7 (1.63%) Salt
8 4 (0.93%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.47%) Nessus
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.47%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.23%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.23%) collectd
10 1 (0.23%) StatsD
10 1 (0.23%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 124 (28.84%) Oracle
2 57 (13.26%) Red Hat
3 33 (7.67%) VMware
4 22 (5.12%) JBoss
5 17 (3.95%) Akamai
6 14 (3.26%) Greenplum
7 13 (3.02%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.56%) Citrix
8 11 (2.56%) SaltStack
9 9 (2.09%) Sybase
9 9 (2.09%) Google
10 8 (1.86%) Huawei
10 8 (1.86%) Nortel
10 8 (1.86%) Ericsson
10 8 (1.86%) Talend
10 8 (1.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (1.63%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.40%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.40%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.16%) Tripwire
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Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Gold Group
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
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London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - £500
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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