The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 65 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.52% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
155 182 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.47% 23.88% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 81 69
Average daily rate £425 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.85 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Mule
4 1 (20.00%) WAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mercurial

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (20.00%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) WAMP
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Yii
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Greenplum
2 1 (20.00%) Zend