The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 235 300 344
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +44
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 180 113 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.47% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 2.07% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 92 27
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£428 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +20.00%
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% -
PostgreSQL
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5193 5468 4794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.27% 22.63% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 3833 3351
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 24 29
Average hourly rate £27.32 £31.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% +33.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £22.35 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £78.25 £52.50
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 London

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in London

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the London region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in London

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in London

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the London region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
(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
City of London +40 30 £488 +2.63% 24
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 183 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (54.69%) Linux
3 151 (47.19%) MySQL
4 142 (44.38%) Git (software)
5 138 (43.13%) MongoDB
6 123 (38.44%) Ruby
7 120 (37.50%) Java
8 116 (36.25%) Python
9 98 (30.63%) TDD
10 93 (29.06%) JavaScript
11 87 (27.19%) Continuous Integration
12 80 (25.00%) DevOps
13 74 (23.13%) Puppet
14 73 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
14 73 (22.81%) Open Source
14 73 (22.81%) HTML
14 73 (22.81%) Scrum
15 67 (20.94%) CSS
16 63 (19.69%) Jenkins
16 63 (19.69%) Ansible
17 62 (19.38%) PHP
17 62 (19.38%) SQL
18 60 (18.75%) Apache
19 59 (18.44%) Bash Shell
20 57 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
21 55 (17.19%) Web Services
22 54 (16.88%) nginx
23 53 (16.56%) Configuration Management
24 52 (16.25%) Ubuntu
24 52 (16.25%) Scala

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 60 (18.75%) Apache
2 54 (16.88%) nginx
3 42 (13.13%) Node.js
4 41 (12.81%) Tomcat
5 32 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (9.69%) JBoss
7 13 (4.06%) Mule ESB
8 12 (3.75%) Confluence
9 9 (2.81%) Jetty
10 8 (2.50%) Alfresco
11 6 (1.88%) MediaWiki
11 6 (1.88%) CMS
11 6 (1.88%) IIS
12 5 (1.56%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.56%) Mule
13 4 (1.25%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.25%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.94%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 73 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.06%) GitHub
4 10 (3.13%) PaaS
5 9 (2.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.88%) Heroku
7 4 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.13%) HTTP
2 36 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.00%) SSL
4 27 (8.44%) VPN
5 22 (6.88%) Firewall
6 13 (4.06%) Internet
7 10 (3.13%) DNS
8 9 (2.81%) SMTP
8 9 (2.81%) Network Security
9 8 (2.50%) DHCP
10 7 (2.19%) LDAP
10 7 (2.19%) DMZ
10 7 (2.19%) IPsec
10 7 (2.19%) Reverse Proxy
11 6 (1.88%) IPv6
11 6 (1.88%) LAN
11 6 (1.88%) WAN
11 6 (1.88%) OSPF
11 6 (1.88%) BGP
11 6 (1.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (47.19%) MySQL
2 138 (43.13%) MongoDB
3 52 (16.25%) Redis
4 51 (15.94%) NoSQL
5 49 (15.31%) SQL Server
6 33 (10.31%) Relational Database
7 30 (9.38%) Hadoop
8 23 (7.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (6.25%) Big Data
10 16 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (4.06%) DB2
12 9 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (2.50%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.88%) Apache Hive
14 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.94%) OLTP
17 3 (0.94%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 142 (44.38%) Git (software)
2 63 (19.69%) Jenkins
3 45 (14.06%) Subversion
4 42 (13.13%) Cucumber
5 40 (12.50%) Maven
6 20 (6.25%) JUnit
6 20 (6.25%) Gradle
7 19 (5.94%) RSpec
8 17 (5.31%) Mockito
9 16 (5.00%) Mercurial
9 16 (5.00%) JIRA
9 16 (5.00%) Artifactory
10 15 (4.69%) SonarQube
11 14 (4.38%) Gerrit
12 12 (3.75%) Selenium
13 10 (3.13%) Jasmine
14 9 (2.81%) Capybara
14 9 (2.81%) Hudson
15 7 (2.19%) Ant
15 7 (2.19%) JMeter
General
1 23 (7.19%) Games
2 16 (5.00%) Marketing
3 14 (4.38%) Advertising
4 12 (3.75%) Finance
5 7 (2.19%) Electronics
5 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.25%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (44.38%) Developer
2 49 (15.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 24 (7.50%) Architect
5 22 (6.88%) Python Developer
6 21 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.63%) PHP Developer
8 15 (4.69%) Technical Architect
9 12 (3.75%) Scala Developer
10 11 (3.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.44%) DBA
11 8 (2.50%) Software Developer
12 7 (2.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.19%) Web Developer
12 7 (2.19%) Administrator
12 7 (2.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 6 (1.88%) Web Engineer
13 6 (1.88%) Operations Engineer
13 6 (1.88%) Consultant
13 6 (1.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (22.81%) HTML
2 67 (20.94%) CSS
3 55 (17.19%) Web Services
4 47 (14.69%) Spring
4 47 (14.69%) HTML5
5 44 (13.75%) JSON
6 43 (13.44%) RESTful
7 40 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 40 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 38 (11.88%) AngularJS
9 37 (11.56%) jQuery
10 36 (11.25%) Hibernate
11 33 (10.31%) Ajax
12 32 (10.00%) Django
12 32 (10.00%) CSS3
13 29 (9.06%) REST
14 23 (7.19%) XML
15 22 (6.88%) Backbone.js
15 22 (6.88%) Play Framework
16 21 (6.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.81%) Open Source
2 18 (5.63%) Public Cloud
2 18 (5.63%) User Experience
3 16 (5.00%) Online Games
4 12 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.50%) Clustering
7 7 (2.19%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.88%) Wiki
8 6 (1.88%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.88%) Replication
8 6 (1.88%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.94%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.94%) Social Media
11 3 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 175 (54.69%) Linux
2 52 (16.25%) Ubuntu
3 33 (10.31%) CentOS
4 28 (8.75%) UNIX
5 25 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (5.31%) Windows
7 10 (3.13%) Android
8 8 (2.50%) Debian
9 6 (1.88%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.63%) MVS
13 2 (0.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (57.19%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (30.63%) TDD
3 87 (27.19%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (25.00%) DevOps
5 73 (22.81%) Scrum
6 53 (16.56%) Configuration Management
7 52 (16.25%) BDD
8 43 (13.44%) MVC
9 35 (10.94%) OO
10 31 (9.69%) E-Commerce
11 27 (8.44%) Kanban
12 21 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (6.56%) ETL
13 20 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 17 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.69%) Web Development
16 14 (4.38%) SOA
17 12 (3.75%) Unit Testing
17 12 (3.75%) OWASP
17 12 (3.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 123 (38.44%) Ruby
2 120 (37.50%) Java
3 116 (36.25%) Python
4 93 (29.06%) JavaScript
5 62 (19.38%) PHP
5 62 (19.38%) SQL
6 59 (18.44%) Bash Shell
7 52 (16.25%) Scala
8 48 (15.00%) Perl
9 21 (6.56%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.75%) Golang
11 11 (3.44%) C#
12 9 (2.81%) Groovy
13 5 (1.56%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.25%) PHP5
14 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.94%) C++
16 2 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (11.56%) Security Cleared
2 31 (9.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.50%) Degree
4 4 (1.25%) PhD
5 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PMP
6 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.63%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) OCP
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (9.38%) Docker
2 21 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.63%) Varnish
4 13 (4.06%) vCloud
5 7 (2.19%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.88%) XenServer
6 6 (1.88%) Postfix
6 6 (1.88%) Samba
6 6 (1.88%) iptables
7 5 (1.56%) LXC
8 4 (1.25%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.94%) HDFS
9 3 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.94%) Xen
10 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.63%) XenApp
10 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.31%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 74 (23.13%) Puppet
2 63 (19.69%) Ansible
3 57 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (15.00%) Salt
5 33 (10.31%) HAProxy
6 26 (8.13%) Nagios
7 24 (7.50%) ZABBIX
8 13 (4.06%) logstash
9 12 (3.75%) Kibana
10 10 (3.13%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.19%) Icinga
12 3 (0.94%) Cacti
12 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.63%) Munin
13 2 (0.63%) yum
13 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.63%) Mesos
14 1 (0.31%) Ambari
14 1 (0.31%) Oozie
14 1 (0.31%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 51 (15.94%) Oracle
2 44 (13.75%) Red Hat
3 36 (11.25%) VMware
4 16 (5.00%) Rackspace
5 13 (4.06%) Google
6 12 (3.75%) Microsoft
7 11 (3.44%) Zend
8 8 (2.50%) Greenplum
8 8 (2.50%) Citrix
9 6 (1.88%) Akamai
9 6 (1.88%) Tableau
9 6 (1.88%) SaltStack
10 5 (1.56%) Teradata
10 5 (1.56%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.25%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.25%) Vertica
11 4 (1.25%) Twitter
12 3 (0.94%) Sybase
12 3 (0.94%) SAP
12 3 (0.94%) Talend
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Solid Consulting Limited
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Croydon
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago