The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 81 61 95
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +34
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 32 65 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.71% 3.17% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.76% 16.71% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 5
Average daily rate £394 £331 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +36.36%
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
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
328 389 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.51% 18.97% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 208 198
Average daily rate £388 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £268 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 20
Average hourly rate £46.25 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Winchester - 14 £394 - 4
Southampton -4 7 £425 -10.52%
Hook +5 4 £300 -0.69%
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 42 (51.22%) SQL
2 41 (50.00%) Linux
3 40 (48.78%) Oracle
4 39 (47.56%) Java
5 29 (35.37%) Scrum
6 28 (34.15%) Subversion
7 26 (31.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (30.49%) Gradle
8 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (29.27%) Spring
9 24 (29.27%) JIRA
10 23 (28.05%) Hibernate
11 22 (26.83%) JUnit
11 22 (26.83%) Cucumber
12 21 (25.61%) XML
12 21 (25.61%) Unix
13 20 (24.39%) UML
13 20 (24.39%) JBoss
13 20 (24.39%) Artifactory
13 20 (24.39%) Selenium
14 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
14 17 (20.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (20.73%) VMware
15 15 (18.29%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (18.29%) Windows
15 15 (18.29%) Apache Camel
15 15 (18.29%) Change Control
16 14 (17.07%) NHibernate
17 13 (15.85%) Checkstyle

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (24.39%) JBoss
2 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.32%) Node.js
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.10%) Apache
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.44%) nginx
7 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) Firewall
2 10 (12.20%) IPv4
2 10 (12.20%) IPv6
3 6 (7.32%) LDAP
4 4 (4.88%) HTTP
5 3 (3.66%) DNS
5 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.44%) AMQP
6 2 (2.44%) NAS
6 2 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (2.44%) SSH
6 2 (2.44%) SSL
6 2 (2.44%) VLAN
6 2 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (1.22%) DHCP
7 1 (1.22%) Internet
7 1 (1.22%) Network Security
7 1 (1.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MySQL
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) Ingres
4 6 (7.32%) OLTP
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (34.15%) Subversion
2 26 (31.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 25 (30.49%) Gradle
4 24 (29.27%) JIRA
5 22 (26.83%) Cucumber
5 22 (26.83%) JUnit
6 20 (24.39%) Artifactory
6 20 (24.39%) Selenium
7 13 (15.85%) Checkstyle
7 13 (15.85%) FindBugs
8 8 (9.76%) Mockito
9 7 (8.54%) CruiseControl
9 7 (8.54%) Grunt
9 7 (8.54%) Protractor
9 7 (8.54%) SonarQube
10 6 (7.32%) Ant
10 6 (7.32%) ClearCase
10 6 (7.32%) CppUnit
10 6 (7.32%) GoogleTest
10 6 (7.32%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Military
3 1 (1.22%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (45.12%) Developer
2 25 (30.49%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.51%) DBA
4 11 (13.41%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 10 (12.20%) Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Data Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Administrator
8 6 (7.32%) Designer
8 6 (7.32%) Information Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Designer
8 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Release and Configuration Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Release Manager
9 4 (4.88%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) Spring
2 23 (28.05%) Hibernate
3 21 (25.61%) XML
4 15 (18.29%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (18.29%) Apache Camel
5 14 (17.07%) NHibernate
6 12 (14.63%) Entity Framework
7 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
7 9 (10.98%) Spring Boot
7 9 (10.98%) Spring MVC
7 9 (10.98%) Web Services
8 8 (9.76%) Java EE
8 8 (9.76%) PostGIS
8 8 (9.76%) Spring Security
9 7 (8.54%) JPA
9 7 (8.54%) Servlets
10 6 (7.32%) EJB
10 6 (7.32%) J2EE
10 6 (7.32%) Motif
10 6 (7.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Replication
2 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) BBC
6 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Linux
2 21 (25.61%) Unix
3 17 (20.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (18.29%) Windows
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.44%) Debian
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.22%) AIX
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) Scrum
2 26 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (24.39%) UML
5 15 (18.29%) Change Control
6 13 (15.85%) Functional Testing
7 12 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (14.63%) Waterfall
8 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
8 11 (13.41%) Software Testing
8 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 10 (12.20%) MVC
9 10 (12.20%) SOA
9 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.76%) ITIL
11 6 (7.32%) OOD
11 6 (7.32%) Process Management
11 6 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) SQL
2 39 (47.56%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.76%) Python
5 6 (7.32%) C
5 6 (7.32%) C++
6 5 (6.10%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.66%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.44%) OCA
5 2 (2.44%) OCP
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.22%) MCSE
6 1 (1.22%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) VMware ESX
1 10 (12.20%) vSphere
2 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) Docker
4 2 (2.44%) Xen
5 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
2 2 (2.44%) Nagios
2 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) Oracle
2 17 (20.73%) VMware
3 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.88%) Informatica
6 2 (2.44%) Splunk
7 1 (1.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) BT
7 1 (1.22%) ComArch
7 1 (1.22%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.22%) Huawei
7 1 (1.22%) Nokia
7 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.22%) Sony
7 1 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) ZTE