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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 212 310 302
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -8
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 218 96 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.02% 1.77% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 81 79
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+199.51% -36.95%
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
5422 5420 5531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.03% 22.98% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3798 3691 3759
Average daily rate £450 £440 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 34 60
Average hourly rate £27.78 £28.49 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% +1.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £15.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +16 38 £450 - 19
Croydon - 18 £450 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £300 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 227 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (48.28%) MySQL
3 191 (47.04%) Linux
4 156 (38.42%) Java
5 152 (37.44%) MongoDB
6 149 (36.70%) Git (software)
7 133 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
8 131 (32.27%) Python
9 120 (29.56%) TDD
10 118 (29.06%) SQL
11 109 (26.85%) JavaScript
11 109 (26.85%) Ruby
12 98 (24.14%) DevOps
13 92 (22.66%) Open Source
14 89 (21.92%) Puppet
15 86 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
16 85 (20.94%) Scrum
16 85 (20.94%) Jenkins
17 80 (19.70%) Web Services
18 78 (19.21%) HTML
18 78 (19.21%) Oracle
19 74 (18.23%) CSS
20 72 (17.73%) Spring
20 72 (17.73%) Apache
21 71 (17.49%) PHP
22 70 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
23 68 (16.75%) Security Cleared
24 66 (16.26%) Redis
25 64 (15.76%) NoSQL
25 64 (15.76%) Scala

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 72 (17.73%) Apache
2 57 (14.04%) Tomcat
3 52 (12.81%) JBoss
4 49 (12.07%) nginx
5 47 (11.58%) Node.js
6 27 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (5.67%) Mule ESB
8 16 (3.94%) Confluence
9 14 (3.45%) Alfresco
10 13 (3.20%) Jetty
11 9 (2.22%) GlassFish
11 9 (2.22%) Mule
12 8 (1.97%) WildFly
13 7 (1.72%) Apache TomEE
13 7 (1.72%) Apache Qpid
13 7 (1.72%) Tornado
13 7 (1.72%) OpenStack
13 7 (1.72%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.72%) iPlanet
14 5 (1.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.23%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.42%) PaaS
3 21 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.46%) Heroku
6 7 (1.72%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.72%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.99%) Boomi
9 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.74%) SaaS
10 2 (0.49%) GitHub
10 2 (0.49%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.49%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (13.30%) HTTP
2 32 (7.88%) SSL
2 32 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 23 (5.67%) Firewall
4 21 (5.17%) VPN
5 15 (3.69%) Internet
6 13 (3.20%) Reverse Proxy
6 13 (3.20%) OpenLDAP
7 11 (2.71%) DMZ
8 7 (1.72%) Network Security
9 5 (1.23%) 2G
9 5 (1.23%) SS7
9 5 (1.23%) 3G
9 5 (1.23%) DNS
9 5 (1.23%) CDMA
9 5 (1.23%) 3GPP
9 5 (1.23%) SMTP
9 5 (1.23%) SCCP
10 4 (0.99%) LDAP
11 3 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (48.28%) MySQL
2 152 (37.44%) MongoDB
3 66 (16.26%) Redis
4 64 (15.76%) NoSQL
5 50 (12.32%) SQL Server
6 47 (11.58%) Relational Database
7 29 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (6.65%) DB2
9 21 (5.17%) RDBMS
10 19 (4.68%) Hadoop
11 17 (4.19%) Big Data
12 16 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.72%) InterSystems Cache
13 7 (1.72%) Riak
13 7 (1.72%) Infinispan
13 7 (1.72%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.99%) Jackrabbit
15 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 149 (36.70%) Git (software)
2 85 (20.94%) Jenkins
3 62 (15.27%) Maven
4 43 (10.59%) Subversion
5 36 (8.87%) Mercurial
6 33 (8.13%) JIRA
7 30 (7.39%) Cucumber
8 26 (6.40%) JUnit
8 26 (6.40%) Gerrit
9 25 (6.16%) Gradle
10 24 (5.91%) Artifactory
10 24 (5.91%) SonarQube
11 23 (5.67%) Mockito
12 20 (4.93%) RSpec
13 17 (4.19%) Selenium
14 14 (3.45%) JMeter
15 13 (3.20%) Liquibase
16 10 (2.46%) Jasmine
16 10 (2.46%) Capybara
16 10 (2.46%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (8.62%) Finance
2 15 (3.69%) Games
3 14 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.45%) Marketing
4 6 (1.48%) Electronics
4 6 (1.48%) Banking
5 5 (1.23%) Advertising
6 3 (0.74%) Retail
7 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 222 (54.68%) Developer
2 73 (17.98%) Java Developer
3 52 (12.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (10.59%) Python Developer
5 28 (6.90%) Architect
6 21 (5.17%) PHP Developer
7 17 (4.19%) Technical Architect
8 15 (3.69%) DBA
8 15 (3.69%) Scala Developer
9 13 (3.20%) Software Engineer
10 12 (2.96%) Senior Developer
11 11 (2.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 10 (2.46%) Software Developer
12 10 (2.46%) Consultant
13 9 (2.22%) Python/Django Developer
13 9 (2.22%) Django Developer
14 7 (1.72%) Java Architect
14 7 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 7 (1.72%) Digital Architect
14 7 (1.72%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.70%) Web Services
2 78 (19.21%) HTML
3 74 (18.23%) CSS
4 72 (17.73%) Spring
5 56 (13.79%) J2EE
5 56 (13.79%) JSON
5 56 (13.79%) jQuery
6 54 (13.30%) Hibernate
7 52 (12.81%) Django
8 51 (12.56%) REST
9 49 (12.07%) RabbitMQ
10 43 (10.59%) RESTful
11 42 (10.34%) HTML5
12 40 (9.85%) XML
13 38 (9.36%) Ajax
14 37 (9.11%) Ruby on Rails
15 34 (8.37%) CSS3
16 33 (8.13%) AngularJS
17 32 (7.88%) Apache Camel
18 30 (7.39%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.19%) Computer Science
1 17 (4.19%) Mobile App
1 17 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.71%) User Experience
4 10 (2.46%) Public Cloud
5 8 (1.97%) Digital Media
5 8 (1.97%) Online Games
5 8 (1.97%) W3C
6 6 (1.48%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.48%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.23%) Replication
7 5 (1.23%) Clustering
8 4 (0.99%) GIS
8 4 (0.99%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.74%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 191 (47.04%) Linux
2 58 (14.29%) UNIX
3 46 (11.33%) Ubuntu
4 42 (10.34%) CentOS
5 25 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (6.16%) Windows
6 5 (1.23%) Debian
7 4 (0.99%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.74%) Android
9 2 (0.49%) Solaris
9 2 (0.49%) MVS
9 2 (0.49%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
3 120 (29.56%) TDD
4 98 (24.14%) DevOps
5 92 (22.66%) Open Source
6 85 (20.94%) Scrum
7 61 (15.02%) MVC
8 59 (14.53%) BDD
9 56 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 42 (10.34%) OO
11 34 (8.37%) E-Commerce
12 31 (7.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 29 (7.14%) Unit Testing
14 28 (6.90%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.90%) Software Engineering
15 22 (5.42%) Pair Programming
15 22 (5.42%) Kanban
16 20 (4.93%) SOA
17 19 (4.68%) Web Development
18 17 (4.19%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 156 (38.42%) Java
2 131 (32.27%) Python
3 118 (29.06%) SQL
4 109 (26.85%) JavaScript
4 109 (26.85%) Ruby
5 71 (17.49%) PHP
6 64 (15.76%) Scala
7 47 (11.58%) Bash Shell
8 43 (10.59%) Perl
9 29 (7.14%) Go
10 16 (3.94%) PHP5
11 12 (2.96%) C++
12 9 (2.22%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.97%) Groovy
14 7 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.72%) C#
15 6 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.74%) Korn
17 2 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (16.75%) Security Cleared
2 47 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.42%) Degree
4 4 (0.99%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) PhD
6 1 (0.25%) OCP
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.96%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 48 (11.82%) Docker
2 26 (6.40%) vCloud
3 19 (4.68%) Varnish
4 14 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.97%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.72%) Squid
7 4 (0.99%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.74%) LXC
9 2 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.49%) vSphere
9 2 (0.49%) Xen
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.25%) Samba
10 1 (0.25%) Postfix
10 1 (0.25%) XenServer
10 1 (0.25%) iptables
10 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 89 (21.92%) Puppet
2 70 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (15.76%) Ansible
4 57 (14.04%) Salt
5 36 (8.87%) HAProxy
6 29 (7.14%) Rundeck
7 27 (6.65%) ZABBIX
8 26 (6.40%) Kibana
8 26 (6.40%) logstash
9 15 (3.69%) Nagios
10 14 (3.45%) Vagrant
11 9 (2.22%) Apache Shiro
12 5 (1.23%) Mesos
13 4 (0.99%) Cacti
14 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (0.74%) Control-M
15 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
15 2 (0.49%) yum
16 1 (0.25%) Ganglia
16 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 78 (19.21%) Oracle
2 49 (12.07%) Red Hat
3 37 (9.11%) VMware
4 26 (6.40%) Google
5 9 (2.22%) Greenplum
5 9 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.97%) Splunk
6 8 (1.97%) Twitter
7 7 (1.72%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.72%) Pega
8 6 (1.48%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.23%) Tieto
9 5 (1.23%) Zend
9 5 (1.23%) Teradata
9 5 (1.23%) Dialogic
9 5 (1.23%) Adobe
9 5 (1.23%) Sybase
10 4 (0.99%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.99%) webMethods
10 4 (0.99%) Dell
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