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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 243 306 338
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +32
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 166 102 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 1.99% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 86 25
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£450 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £625 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £323 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
5060 5130 4719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.09% 22.30% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3542 3578 3330
Average daily rate £450 £425 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 24
Average hourly rate £22.83 £36.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.45% +42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £25.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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
City of London +18 23 £475 +5.55% 16
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 190 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (53.77%) Linux
3 147 (46.23%) Git (software)
4 145 (45.60%) MySQL
5 135 (42.45%) MongoDB
6 127 (39.94%) Python
7 119 (37.42%) Ruby
8 117 (36.79%) Java
9 99 (31.13%) JavaScript
10 93 (29.25%) TDD
11 81 (25.47%) Puppet
12 77 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (24.21%) HTML
13 76 (23.90%) DevOps
14 73 (22.96%) Scrum
14 73 (22.96%) Open Source
15 70 (22.01%) CSS
16 68 (21.38%) Jenkins
17 64 (20.13%) PHP
18 60 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
19 59 (18.55%) Ansible
20 57 (17.92%) SQL
20 57 (17.92%) Bash Shell
21 55 (17.30%) Web Services
22 54 (16.98%) Apache
23 52 (16.35%) Configuration Management
24 51 (16.04%) HTML5
25 49 (15.41%) NoSQL
26 48 (15.09%) nginx
26 48 (15.09%) SQL Server

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 54 (16.98%) Apache
2 48 (15.09%) nginx
3 38 (11.95%) Tomcat
4 37 (11.64%) Node.js
5 31 (9.75%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (9.12%) JBoss
7 12 (3.77%) Confluence
8 9 (2.83%) CMS
9 8 (2.52%) Jetty
10 7 (2.20%) Alfresco
11 6 (1.89%) IIS
11 6 (1.89%) MediaWiki
12 5 (1.57%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.57%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.57%) Mule
12 5 (1.57%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.94%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.63%) Drupal
14 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.09%) GitHub
2 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.52%) PaaS
4 6 (1.89%) Heroku
4 6 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.31%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.31%) Route 53
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 46 (14.47%) HTTP
2 39 (12.26%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.06%) SSL
4 24 (7.55%) VPN
5 20 (6.29%) Firewall
6 12 (3.77%) Internet
7 10 (3.14%) DNS
7 10 (3.14%) SMTP
8 9 (2.83%) Network Security
9 8 (2.52%) DHCP
10 7 (2.20%) LAN
10 7 (2.20%) IPsec
11 6 (1.89%) LDAP
11 6 (1.89%) WAN
11 6 (1.89%) OSPF
11 6 (1.89%) BGP
11 6 (1.89%) EIGRP
11 6 (1.89%) IPv6
11 6 (1.89%) SNMP
12 5 (1.57%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (45.60%) MySQL
2 135 (42.45%) MongoDB
3 49 (15.41%) NoSQL
4 48 (15.09%) SQL Server
5 47 (14.78%) Redis
6 31 (9.75%) Relational Database
6 31 (9.75%) Hadoop
7 23 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (5.66%) Big Data
9 16 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.52%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.20%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.89%) DB2
13 6 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.94%) QlikView
16 3 (0.94%) OLTP
16 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 147 (46.23%) Git (software)
2 68 (21.38%) Jenkins
3 42 (13.21%) Subversion
4 40 (12.58%) Cucumber
5 37 (11.64%) Maven
6 18 (5.66%) JUnit
7 16 (5.03%) Mockito
7 16 (5.03%) Gradle
8 15 (4.72%) JIRA
9 14 (4.40%) RSpec
9 14 (4.40%) Artifactory
9 14 (4.40%) SonarQube
10 13 (4.09%) Selenium
11 12 (3.77%) Mercurial
12 11 (3.46%) Gerrit
13 9 (2.83%) Hudson
14 8 (2.52%) Jasmine
15 7 (2.20%) Capybara
15 7 (2.20%) WebDriver
15 7 (2.20%) TestNG
General
1 19 (5.97%) Games
2 15 (4.72%) Marketing
3 13 (4.09%) Advertising
4 11 (3.46%) Finance
5 7 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.57%) Electronics
6 5 (1.57%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (45.91%) Developer
2 48 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (11.64%) Java Developer
4 27 (8.49%) Python Developer
5 25 (7.86%) Senior Developer
6 23 (7.23%) Architect
7 21 (6.60%) PHP Developer
8 14 (4.40%) Technical Architect
9 11 (3.46%) DBA
9 11 (3.46%) Scala Developer
10 10 (3.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (2.83%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.52%) Administrator
12 8 (2.52%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.52%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (2.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (2.20%) Software Engineer
14 6 (1.89%) Consultant
14 6 (1.89%) AWS Developer
14 6 (1.89%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (24.21%) HTML
2 70 (22.01%) CSS
3 55 (17.30%) Web Services
4 51 (16.04%) HTML5
5 46 (14.47%) JSON
6 42 (13.21%) Spring
6 42 (13.21%) RESTful
7 41 (12.89%) Django
8 39 (12.26%) jQuery
9 38 (11.95%) RabbitMQ
10 37 (11.64%) Ruby on Rails
11 36 (11.32%) AngularJS
12 33 (10.38%) CSS3
13 32 (10.06%) Hibernate
14 30 (9.43%) Ajax
15 28 (8.81%) REST
16 22 (6.92%) Play Framework
17 21 (6.60%) XML
18 20 (6.29%) Backbone.js
18 20 (6.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.96%) Open Source
2 16 (5.03%) User Experience
3 14 (4.40%) Public Cloud
4 12 (3.77%) Online Games
5 11 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.52%) Clustering
8 6 (1.89%) Replication
8 6 (1.89%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.89%) Wiki
8 6 (1.89%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.57%) Social Media
9 5 (1.57%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.26%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 171 (53.77%) Linux
2 46 (14.47%) Ubuntu
3 32 (10.06%) CentOS
4 21 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (6.60%) UNIX
5 16 (5.03%) Windows
6 8 (2.52%) Debian
6 8 (2.52%) Android
7 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.57%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.26%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.63%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.63%) MVS
12 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (59.75%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (29.25%) TDD
3 77 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (23.90%) DevOps
5 73 (22.96%) Scrum
6 52 (16.35%) Configuration Management
7 47 (14.78%) BDD
8 39 (12.26%) MVC
9 33 (10.38%) Kanban
10 31 (9.75%) E-Commerce
11 30 (9.43%) OO
12 22 (6.92%) Software Engineering
13 20 (6.29%) ETL
14 17 (5.35%) SOA
15 16 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (4.72%) Continuous Delivery
17 14 (4.40%) Web Development
18 13 (4.09%) Data Modelling
19 12 (3.77%) Automated Testing
19 12 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (39.94%) Python
2 119 (37.42%) Ruby
3 117 (36.79%) Java
4 99 (31.13%) JavaScript
5 64 (20.13%) PHP
6 57 (17.92%) SQL
6 57 (17.92%) Bash Shell
7 47 (14.78%) Scala
8 40 (12.58%) Perl
9 18 (5.66%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.46%) C#
11 10 (3.14%) Golang
12 8 (2.52%) Groovy
13 5 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.26%) PHP5
14 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.94%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.63%) VBA
16 2 (0.63%) C++
16 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (13.84%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.83%) Degree
4 4 (1.26%) PhD
5 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) CCNA
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PMP
6 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) OCP
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 30 (9.43%) Docker
2 20 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.03%) Varnish
4 10 (3.14%) vCloud
5 7 (2.20%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.89%) Samba
6 6 (1.89%) Postfix
6 6 (1.89%) XenServer
6 6 (1.89%) iptables
7 4 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (1.26%) HDFS
7 4 (1.26%) LXC
7 4 (1.26%) Xen
8 3 (0.94%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.63%) XenApp
9 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 81 (25.47%) Puppet
2 60 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (18.55%) Ansible
4 43 (13.52%) Salt
5 25 (7.86%) HAProxy
6 22 (6.92%) Nagios
7 21 (6.60%) ZABBIX
8 13 (4.09%) Vagrant
9 10 (3.14%) logstash
10 9 (2.83%) Kibana
11 7 (2.20%) Icinga
12 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.94%) Cacti
13 2 (0.63%) Munin
13 2 (0.63%) yum
13 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.63%) Mesos
14 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.31%) Graphite
Vendors
1 41 (12.89%) Oracle
2 37 (11.64%) Red Hat
3 35 (11.01%) VMware
4 14 (4.40%) Rackspace
5 13 (4.09%) Zend
6 12 (3.77%) Google
6 12 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.52%) Citrix
7 8 (2.52%) Tableau
8 6 (1.89%) Akamai
8 6 (1.89%) Greenplum
9 5 (1.57%) Twitter
9 5 (1.57%) Hortonworks
9 5 (1.57%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.26%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.26%) Vertica
11 3 (0.94%) Talend
11 3 (0.94%) Teradata
11 3 (0.94%) Cisco
11 3 (0.94%) SAP
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