The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 65 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.33% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
PostgreSQL
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 233 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.02% 25.86% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 133 121
Median daily rate £365 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Glasgow region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Glasgow region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) People Management
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (22.22%) ForgeRock
6 2 (22.22%) Talend
6 2 (22.22%) Use Case
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) RUP
6 2 (22.22%) LDAP
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Unified Process
7 1 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Grails
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) RUP
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Process
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) ForgeRock
3 2 (22.22%) Talend
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase