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 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 57 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.60% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.23% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -67.77%
PostgreSQL
East of England

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
158 246 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.48% 31.14% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 150 84
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £20.94 £20.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -56.52%
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Hertfordshire 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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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
Watford +5 11 £350 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
East of England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) MySQL
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (50.00%) Ansible
4 7 (50.00%) Puppet
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Subversion
4 7 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) UNIX
6 5 (35.71%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) PHP5
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
6 5 (35.71%) Symfony
6 5 (35.71%) Zend
6 5 (35.71%) Release Management
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Redis
6 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (7.14%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) 2G
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (35.71%) Redis
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (35.71%) CouchDB
4 4 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
4 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (14.29%) DB2
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) Symfony
2 5 (35.71%) Memcached
2 5 (35.71%) Yii
2 5 (35.71%) Laravel
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) PHP5
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) Zend
2 4 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) hybris
4 1 (7.14%) Greenplum
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (7.14%) Nortel
4 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.14%) Huawei