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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 241 342 385
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +43
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 491 260 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 2.39% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 168 105
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.00 £27.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.64% -39.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -67.77%
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
12117 10889 10783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.80% 21.64% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8069 6851 6800
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 152 195
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £13.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.28 £50.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 August 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 +115 235 £450 +5.88% 57
South East +10 103 £388 +15.24% 30
South West +13 43 £425 +21.42% 8
East of England +27 34 £413 +17.85% 9
Yorkshire -41 32 £350 +14.75% 13
North West -12 24 £350 -53.33% 14
North East - 17 £350 -
West Midlands +8 9 £388 - 4
East Midlands -3 5 £275 -15.38% 2
Midlands - 2 £500 -
PostgreSQL
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PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 423 (50.30%) Linux
2 418 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (42.09%) MySQL
4 320 (38.05%) Java
5 279 (33.17%) SQL
6 271 (32.22%) Git (software)
7 248 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
8 243 (28.89%) Python
9 238 (28.30%) MongoDB
10 233 (27.71%) Oracle
11 230 (27.35%) JavaScript
12 215 (25.56%) TDD
13 188 (22.35%) Jenkins
14 178 (21.17%) Puppet
15 171 (20.33%) HTML
16 166 (19.74%) Ruby
17 163 (19.38%) Scrum
18 159 (18.91%) Web Services
19 157 (18.67%) UNIX
20 151 (17.95%) CSS
21 149 (17.72%) SQL Server
22 148 (17.60%) DevOps
23 131 (15.58%) Security Cleared
23 131 (15.58%) Open Source
24 130 (15.46%) PHP
24 130 (15.46%) MVC
25 129 (15.34%) Spring
26 127 (15.10%) Apache
26 127 (15.10%) Amazon AWS
27 124 (14.74%) Opscode Chef

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 127 (15.10%) Apache
2 118 (14.03%) Tomcat
3 88 (10.46%) nginx
4 83 (9.87%) JBoss
5 63 (7.49%) Node.js
6 40 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (3.57%) Confluence
8 27 (3.21%) Mule ESB
9 24 (2.85%) Jetty
10 23 (2.73%) Alfresco
11 18 (2.14%) Oracle Spatial
12 13 (1.55%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.43%) WebLogic
13 12 (1.43%) IIS
13 12 (1.43%) Mule
13 12 (1.43%) Drupal
14 11 (1.31%) GlassFish
14 11 (1.31%) WildFly
15 10 (1.19%) Apache TomEE
16 9 (1.07%) Tornado
Applications
1 14 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.71%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) Windchill
6 1 (0.12%) GIMP
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.95%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.59%) Magento
4 3 (0.36%) Summit
4 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Odoo
5 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 127 (15.10%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 25 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (2.26%) PaaS
5 13 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.19%) Heroku
7 9 (1.07%) OpenShift
8 8 (0.95%) GitHub
8 8 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.71%) Boomi
9 6 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.71%) SaaS
10 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.24%) IaaS
11 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.24%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.13%) HTTP
2 50 (5.95%) Firewall
3 46 (5.47%) TCP/IP
4 39 (4.64%) Internet
5 34 (4.04%) VPN
6 31 (3.69%) SSL
7 21 (2.50%) DNS
8 19 (2.26%) IPv6
9 16 (1.90%) Radio Access Network
10 15 (1.78%) Reverse Proxy
10 15 (1.78%) DMZ
10 15 (1.78%) SNMP
11 14 (1.66%) SMTP
12 13 (1.55%) LDAP
12 13 (1.55%) IPv4
12 13 (1.55%) OpenLDAP
13 12 (1.43%) SSH
14 9 (1.07%) IPsec
15 8 (0.95%) 2G
15 8 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (42.09%) MySQL
2 238 (28.30%) MongoDB
3 149 (17.72%) SQL Server
4 110 (13.08%) Relational Database
5 109 (12.96%) NoSQL
6 82 (9.75%) Redis
7 56 (6.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 46 (5.47%) DB2
9 44 (5.23%) RDBMS
10 35 (4.16%) Big Data
11 31 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (2.85%) Hadoop
13 20 (2.38%) Oracle Database
14 17 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (1.07%) Riak
17 9 (1.07%) Infinispan
17 9 (1.07%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 271 (32.22%) Git (software)
2 188 (22.35%) Jenkins
3 107 (12.72%) Maven
4 97 (11.53%) Subversion
5 71 (8.44%) JIRA
6 50 (5.95%) JUnit
7 47 (5.59%) Mercurial
8 44 (5.23%) Selenium
8 44 (5.23%) Cucumber
9 41 (4.88%) Mockito
10 37 (4.40%) Gerrit
11 35 (4.16%) Artifactory
12 34 (4.04%) SonarQube
13 32 (3.80%) Gradle
14 31 (3.69%) RSpec
15 26 (3.09%) TeamCity
15 26 (3.09%) Eclipse
16 25 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (2.73%) JMeter
18 22 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 63 (7.49%) Finance
2 36 (4.28%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.26%) Marketing
4 18 (2.14%) Games
5 12 (1.43%) Back Office
6 11 (1.31%) Retail
7 8 (0.95%) Advertising
8 6 (0.71%) Electronics
8 6 (0.71%) Banking
9 4 (0.48%) Legal
10 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.24%) Automotive
11 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Military
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 446 (53.03%) Developer
2 145 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 79 (9.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 76 (9.04%) Python Developer
5 66 (7.85%) Architect
5 66 (7.85%) DBA
6 48 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 41 (4.88%) Administrator
8 40 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 36 (4.28%) Technical Architect
10 25 (2.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 20 (2.38%) PostgreSQL DBA
11 20 (2.38%) Consultant
11 20 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (2.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 19 (2.26%) Senior Architect
13 18 (2.14%) Software Engineer
14 17 (2.02%) Software Developer
14 17 (2.02%) Web Developer
15 16 (1.90%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (20.33%) HTML
2 159 (18.91%) Web Services
3 151 (17.95%) CSS
4 129 (15.34%) Spring
5 116 (13.79%) Django
6 110 (13.08%) jQuery
7 105 (12.49%) REST
8 95 (11.30%) RESTful
9 94 (11.18%) JSON
9 94 (11.18%) Hibernate
9 94 (11.18%) J2EE
10 78 (9.27%) Ruby on Rails
11 76 (9.04%) HTML5
12 75 (8.92%) XML
13 65 (7.73%) RabbitMQ
14 59 (7.02%) AngularJS
15 58 (6.90%) SOAP
16 54 (6.42%) Spring MVC
17 53 (6.30%) Ajax
18 51 (6.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.97%) Clustering
5 23 (2.73%) GIS
6 22 (2.62%) Replication
6 22 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.90%) User Experience
8 14 (1.66%) Data Centre
9 13 (1.55%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.31%) Visualisation
10 11 (1.31%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.19%) W3C
12 9 (1.07%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.07%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.95%) Online Games
13 8 (0.95%) Ontologies
14 7 (0.83%) Wiki
15 6 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 423 (50.30%) Linux
2 157 (18.67%) UNIX
3 108 (12.84%) Windows
4 81 (9.63%) Ubuntu
5 71 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 66 (7.85%) CentOS
7 39 (4.64%) Debian
8 16 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (1.55%) Solaris
10 13 (1.55%) Mac OS
11 11 (1.31%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.95%) Android
13 6 (0.71%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.71%) Windows NT
13 6 (0.71%) AIX
13 6 (0.71%) CoreOS
14 5 (0.59%) SmartOS
15 4 (0.48%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
3 215 (25.56%) TDD
4 163 (19.38%) Scrum
5 148 (17.60%) DevOps
6 131 (15.58%) Open Source
7 130 (15.46%) MVC
8 117 (13.91%) BDD
9 112 (13.32%) Configuration Management
10 80 (9.51%) OO
11 72 (8.56%) Mentoring
12 67 (7.97%) E-Commerce
13 60 (7.13%) SOA
14 55 (6.54%) Unit Testing
15 53 (6.30%) Web Development
16 49 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (5.59%) Software Engineering
18 42 (4.99%) Microservices
19 36 (4.28%) Continuous Delivery
20 35 (4.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 320 (38.05%) Java
2 279 (33.17%) SQL
3 243 (28.89%) Python
4 230 (27.35%) JavaScript
5 166 (19.74%) Ruby
6 130 (15.46%) PHP
7 104 (12.37%) Perl
8 90 (10.70%) Bash Shell
9 87 (10.34%) Scala
10 37 (4.40%) PowerShell
11 31 (3.69%) Go
11 31 (3.69%) PHP5
12 27 (3.21%) C++
13 21 (2.50%) C#
14 17 (2.02%) Groovy
15 15 (1.78%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.43%) Korn
17 11 (1.31%) C
17 11 (1.31%) VB
17 11 (1.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 131 (15.58%) Security Cleared
2 77 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 46 (5.47%) Degree
4 5 (0.59%) BC Cleared
4 5 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.48%) LPIC
5 4 (0.48%) HND
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.36%) RHCE
6 3 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.78%) SLA
2 13 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.07%) QA
4 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.36%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 71 (8.44%) Docker
2 56 (6.66%) vCloud
3 33 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (3.45%) Active Directory
5 28 (3.33%) Varnish
6 21 (2.50%) vSphere
7 16 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 14 (1.66%) Squid
9 10 (1.19%) iptables
10 8 (0.95%) Samba
11 6 (0.71%) KVM
11 6 (0.71%) LXC
12 5 (0.59%) Btrfs
12 5 (0.59%) Snort
13 4 (0.48%) Postfix
13 4 (0.48%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.48%) GlusterFS
14 3 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
14 3 (0.36%) NFS
15 2 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 178 (21.17%) Puppet
2 124 (14.74%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (12.84%) Ansible
4 51 (6.06%) Salt
5 45 (5.35%) HAProxy
6 43 (5.11%) ZABBIX
7 37 (4.40%) logstash
7 37 (4.40%) Vagrant
8 33 (3.92%) Rundeck
9 30 (3.57%) Kibana
10 26 (3.09%) Nagios
11 10 (1.19%) Apache Shiro
12 8 (0.95%) OPNET
12 8 (0.95%) Cacti
12 8 (0.95%) Capistrano
13 7 (0.83%) Kubernetes
14 6 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.71%) Mesos
14 6 (0.71%) HP UCMDB
15 5 (0.59%) systemd
Vendors
1 233 (27.71%) Oracle
2 108 (12.84%) Red Hat
3 103 (12.25%) VMware
4 49 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 32 (3.80%) Google
6 25 (2.97%) SaltStack
7 20 (2.38%) Percona
8 16 (1.90%) Greenplum
9 12 (1.43%) HP
9 12 (1.43%) Splunk
10 11 (1.31%) Adobe
11 10 (1.19%) Sybase
11 10 (1.19%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.07%) Talend
12 9 (1.07%) Twitter
12 9 (1.07%) Sun
12 9 (1.07%) Dell
12 9 (1.07%) Citrix
12 9 (1.07%) Pega
12 9 (1.07%) IBM
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