The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 47 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.29% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.50% 0.93% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £365 £343 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £296
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +26.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
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
123 215 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.84% 27.56% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 140 109
Average daily rate £350 £379 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.59% +16.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £49.41 £22.50 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.60% +48.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (25.00%) ForgeRock
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) Talend
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) RUP
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Unified Process
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Java Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Grails
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) ForgeRock
3 2 (25.00%) Talend
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase
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