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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 343 397 481
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +84
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 229 157 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.17% 1.55% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 97 50
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 £283 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.83%
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
10564 10117 11079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.71% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 6309 6649
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 160 209 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
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 28 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 28 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 -5 96 £450 +20.00% 65
South East +1 57 £338 +3.84% 8
South West - 29 £350 - 8
Yorkshire +21 21 £485 - 6
East of England -12 18 £350 - 11
North West -7 3 £313 -10.71% 10
East Midlands -3 1 £325 - 3
North East - 1 £300 - 4
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 196 (45.48%) Linux
2 192 (44.55%) MySQL
3 143 (33.18%) SQL
4 138 (32.02%) Java
5 129 (29.93%) Oracle
6 110 (25.52%) HTML
7 106 (24.59%) Apache
8 102 (23.67%) MongoDB
9 100 (23.20%) CSS
9 100 (23.20%) Scrum
10 98 (22.74%) JavaScript
10 98 (22.74%) Open Source
11 97 (22.51%) Git (software)
12 95 (22.04%) DevOps
13 94 (21.81%) Ruby
13 94 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
14 93 (21.58%) Python
15 86 (19.95%) TDD
16 82 (19.03%) Puppet
17 80 (18.56%) Jenkins
18 69 (16.01%) JSON
19 65 (15.08%) Windows
19 65 (15.08%) PHP
20 62 (14.39%) Ruby on Rails
20 62 (14.39%) NoSQL
21 61 (14.15%) Django
22 58 (13.46%) Perl
22 58 (13.46%) Red Hat
23 55 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
24 54 (12.53%) XML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 106 (24.59%) Apache
2 51 (11.83%) Tomcat
3 39 (9.05%) nginx
4 25 (5.80%) WebLogic
5 19 (4.41%) Confluence
6 18 (4.18%) Node.js
7 15 (3.48%) WebSphere
8 13 (3.02%) CMS
8 13 (3.02%) Apache Solr
9 12 (2.78%) MediaWiki
10 8 (1.86%) Mule
11 7 (1.62%) Jetty
11 7 (1.62%) Drupal
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%) uWSGI
13 4 (0.93%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.09%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.86%) MS Office
3 8 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.46%) Summit
3 1 (0.23%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.94%) Heroku
2 13 (3.02%) Amazon S3
3 11 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.32%) GitHub
5 7 (1.62%) SaaS
6 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.93%) PaaS
8 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.46%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.03%) SNMP
2 25 (5.80%) HTTP
3 22 (5.10%) SSH
4 20 (4.64%) LDAP
5 17 (3.94%) TCP/IP
5 17 (3.94%) Internet
5 17 (3.94%) Firewall
5 17 (3.94%) OpenLDAP
6 16 (3.71%) VPN
7 15 (3.48%) LAN
7 15 (3.48%) WAN
8 14 (3.25%) DNS
9 12 (2.78%) IPv6
9 12 (2.78%) OSPF
9 12 (2.78%) BGP
9 12 (2.78%) EIGRP
9 12 (2.78%) Network Security
9 12 (2.78%) IPsec
9 12 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
10 10 (2.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (44.55%) MySQL
2 102 (23.67%) MongoDB
3 62 (14.39%) NoSQL
4 52 (12.06%) Redis
5 49 (11.37%) Relational Database
6 42 (9.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 40 (9.28%) SQL Server
8 24 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (4.18%) RDBMS
9 18 (4.18%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.25%) ObjectStore
11 11 (2.55%) Big Data
12 9 (2.09%) DB2
12 9 (2.09%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (1.39%) Pentaho
14 6 (1.39%) Riak
15 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 97 (22.51%) Git (software)
2 80 (18.56%) Jenkins
3 43 (9.98%) Subversion
4 41 (9.51%) Cucumber
5 40 (9.28%) Maven
6 36 (8.35%) JIRA
7 24 (5.57%) RSpec
8 20 (4.64%) Mockito
9 18 (4.18%) Hudson
9 18 (4.18%) JMeter
10 17 (3.94%) JUnit
11 15 (3.48%) Eclipse
12 14 (3.25%) Hamcrest
13 11 (2.55%) Selenium
14 9 (2.09%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (2.09%) Visual Studio
14 9 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.86%) Sublime Text
16 6 (1.39%) TeamCity
16 6 (1.39%) FitNesse
General
1 15 (3.48%) Finance
2 9 (2.09%) Games
2 9 (2.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (0.93%) Back Office
4 2 (0.46%) Front Office
4 2 (0.46%) Advertising
4 2 (0.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.23%) German Language
5 1 (0.23%) Publishing
5 1 (0.23%) Military
5 1 (0.23%) Banking
5 1 (0.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 181 (42.00%) Developer
2 77 (17.87%) Architect
3 50 (11.60%) Python Developer
4 45 (10.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 43 (9.98%) Technical Architect
6 41 (9.51%) Java Developer
7 35 (8.12%) Administrator
8 29 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
9 26 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (5.57%) DBA
11 23 (5.34%) Linux Administrator
12 18 (4.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.94%) Senior Architect
13 17 (3.94%) Software Engineer
14 15 (3.48%) C++ Developer
14 15 (3.48%) Consultant
14 15 (3.48%) PostgreSQL DBA
15 12 (2.78%) Software Developer
15 12 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (2.55%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (25.52%) HTML
2 100 (23.20%) CSS
3 69 (16.01%) JSON
4 62 (14.39%) Ruby on Rails
5 61 (14.15%) Django
6 54 (12.53%) XML
7 52 (12.06%) HTML5
8 51 (11.83%) REST
9 42 (9.74%) Ajax
9 42 (9.74%) Spring
9 42 (9.74%) Web Services
10 37 (8.58%) CSS3
11 35 (8.12%) Hibernate
12 34 (7.89%) jQuery
13 27 (6.26%) RESTful
14 26 (6.03%) Play Framework
15 25 (5.80%) Middleware
16 20 (4.64%) .NET
16 20 (4.64%) AngularJS
17 19 (4.41%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 98 (22.74%) Open Source
2 23 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.48%) Derivative
3 15 (3.48%) Clustering
4 14 (3.25%) Credit Derivative
4 14 (3.25%) Wiki
5 13 (3.02%) Replication
6 12 (2.78%) Reference Data
7 11 (2.55%) Data Integration
8 10 (2.32%) GIS
9 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.86%) Online Games
10 7 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.39%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.93%) iPhone
12 4 (0.93%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.70%) VLE
13 3 (0.70%) iPad
14 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 196 (45.48%) Linux
2 65 (15.08%) Windows
3 39 (9.05%) Ubuntu
4 38 (8.82%) UNIX
5 22 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (4.87%) Debian
6 21 (4.87%) CentOS
7 15 (3.48%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.09%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.39%) Android
11 3 (0.70%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.46%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.46%) Solaris
13 1 (0.23%) AIX
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE
13 1 (0.23%) Gentoo
13 1 (0.23%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.20%) Scrum
2 95 (22.04%) DevOps
3 94 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (19.95%) TDD
5 55 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (9.51%) Software Engineering
7 40 (9.28%) OO
8 38 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 30 (6.96%) Data Modelling
9 30 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (6.73%) Kanban
11 28 (6.50%) SOA
12 27 (6.26%) Performance Testing
13 26 (6.03%) ETL
13 26 (6.03%) Software Architecture
14 24 (5.57%) Web Development
15 23 (5.34%) E-Commerce
16 22 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
17 21 (4.87%) BDD
18 20 (4.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 143 (33.18%) SQL
2 138 (32.02%) Java
3 98 (22.74%) JavaScript
4 94 (21.81%) Ruby
5 93 (21.58%) Python
6 65 (15.08%) PHP
7 58 (13.46%) Perl
8 47 (10.90%) Bash Shell
9 31 (7.19%) Scala
10 23 (5.34%) C#
10 23 (5.34%) C++
11 20 (4.64%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.71%) Groovy
13 12 (2.78%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.16%) C
16 4 (0.93%) Clojure
17 3 (0.70%) ClojureScript
18 2 (0.46%) Golang
Qualifications
1 24 (5.57%) Degree
2 22 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.55%) 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 15 (3.48%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.46%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 28 (6.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.71%) Postfix
3 15 (3.48%) Samba
4 12 (2.78%) XenServer
4 12 (2.78%) KVM
5 11 (2.55%) Varnish
6 10 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.62%) Active Directory
8 6 (1.39%) Xen
9 5 (1.16%) Docker
10 4 (0.93%) Shibboleth
10 4 (0.93%) NFS
10 4 (0.93%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.70%) Squid
12 2 (0.46%) vSphere
12 2 (0.46%) vCloud
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 82 (19.03%) Puppet
2 24 (5.57%) Vagrant
2 24 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.78%) HAProxy
3 12 (2.78%) ZABBIX
4 11 (2.55%) YUM
4 11 (2.55%) Ansible
5 9 (2.09%) Nagios
6 8 (1.86%) Salt
7 4 (0.93%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.46%) Nessus
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.46%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.23%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.23%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.23%) logstash
9 1 (0.23%) collectd
9 1 (0.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 129 (29.93%) Oracle
2 58 (13.46%) Red Hat
3 34 (7.89%) VMware
4 21 (4.87%) JBoss
5 17 (3.94%) Akamai
6 15 (3.48%) Greenplum
6 15 (3.48%) Microsoft
7 12 (2.78%) Citrix
8 11 (2.55%) SaltStack
9 10 (2.32%) Ericsson
10 9 (2.09%) Sybase
10 9 (2.09%) Google
10 9 (2.09%) Huawei
10 9 (2.09%) Nortel
10 9 (2.09%) Talend
10 9 (2.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 8 (1.86%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.62%) Rackspace
13 6 (1.39%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.16%) Tripwire
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Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + work from home
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £800 per day
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Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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