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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 261 325 312
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 139 68 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.89% 1.39% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 53 27
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.76% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.83% +68.33%
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
4818 4898 4519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.81% 22.73% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3433 3378 3122
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £104.75 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 January 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 January 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 +10 19 £414 +10.33% 16
Hammersmith - 1 £300 - 1
Hillingdon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 168 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (56.45%) Linux
3 151 (52.61%) MySQL
4 132 (45.99%) Git (software)
5 130 (45.30%) Python
6 98 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 95 (33.10%) Ruby
8 94 (32.75%) MongoDB
9 91 (31.71%) Java
10 79 (27.53%) HTML
11 71 (24.74%) CSS
11 71 (24.74%) TDD
12 70 (24.39%) Scrum
12 70 (24.39%) Open Source
13 67 (23.34%) Opscode Chef
14 65 (22.65%) Puppet
15 62 (21.60%) PHP
16 59 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (20.56%) DevOps
17 58 (20.21%) Django
18 56 (19.51%) Jenkins
18 56 (19.51%) Apache
19 52 (18.12%) SQL
20 51 (17.77%) jQuery
21 50 (17.42%) Bash Shell
22 47 (16.38%) SQL Server
22 47 (16.38%) Ansible
23 46 (16.03%) Web Services
24 45 (15.68%) HTML5
25 43 (14.98%) nginx

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (19.51%) Apache
2 43 (14.98%) nginx
3 29 (10.10%) Tomcat
4 26 (9.06%) Node.js
5 24 (8.36%) JBoss
6 23 (8.01%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.83%) CMS
8 10 (3.48%) Confluence
9 7 (2.44%) IIS
9 7 (2.44%) Apache Solr
10 6 (2.09%) Jetty
10 6 (2.09%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.74%) MediaWiki
11 5 (1.74%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.39%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.39%) Mule
12 4 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 3 (1.05%) Drupal
13 3 (1.05%) WordPress
14 2 (0.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) MS Office
2 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.53%) GitHub
3 8 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.39%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.05%) Heroku
6 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.70%) PaaS
7 2 (0.70%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.35%) Route 53
8 1 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.54%) HTTP
2 26 (9.06%) TCP/IP
3 19 (6.62%) VPN
3 19 (6.62%) SSL
4 15 (5.23%) Firewall
5 10 (3.48%) DNS
6 8 (2.79%) Internet
6 8 (2.79%) SMTP
6 8 (2.79%) DHCP
7 7 (2.44%) LAN
8 6 (2.09%) IPsec
9 5 (1.74%) EIGRP
9 5 (1.74%) OSPF
9 5 (1.74%) BGP
9 5 (1.74%) IPv6
9 5 (1.74%) WAN
9 5 (1.74%) LDAP
9 5 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.74%) Network Security
10 4 (1.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (52.61%) MySQL
2 94 (32.75%) MongoDB
3 47 (16.38%) SQL Server
4 42 (14.63%) Redis
5 40 (13.94%) NoSQL
6 35 (12.20%) Relational Database
7 25 (8.71%) Hadoop
8 20 (6.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 17 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (4.88%) Big Data
10 14 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (3.83%) RDBMS
12 9 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (3.14%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (1.39%) HBase
15 4 (1.39%) Riak
15 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (1.05%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 132 (45.99%) Git (software)
2 56 (19.51%) Jenkins
3 32 (11.15%) Subversion
4 29 (10.10%) Maven
5 27 (9.41%) Cucumber
6 24 (8.36%) Jasmine
7 21 (7.32%) Karma Test Runner
8 17 (5.92%) JUnit
9 14 (4.88%) JIRA
10 12 (4.18%) Selenium
11 11 (3.83%) Gradle
12 10 (3.48%) Artifactory
13 8 (2.79%) Gerrit
13 8 (2.79%) Mockito
13 8 (2.79%) Eclipse
14 7 (2.44%) Ant
15 6 (2.09%) Hudson
15 6 (2.09%) JMeter
16 5 (1.74%) TeamCity
17 4 (1.39%) Grunt
General
1 28 (9.76%) Games
2 13 (4.53%) Marketing
3 11 (3.83%) Advertising
4 5 (1.74%) Finance
4 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.39%) Retail
5 4 (1.39%) Back Office
6 2 (0.70%) Banking
6 2 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Law
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (51.57%) Developer
2 43 (14.98%) Python Developer
3 41 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (11.50%) Java Developer
5 29 (10.10%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.97%) PHP Developer
7 15 (5.23%) Architect
8 14 (4.88%) Python/Django Developer
9 12 (4.18%) Web Developer
10 10 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 8 (2.79%) Ruby Developer
11 8 (2.79%) Administrator
11 8 (2.79%) DBA
12 7 (2.44%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.44%) Senior PHP Developer
12 7 (2.44%) Scala Developer
12 7 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.09%) Operations Engineer
13 6 (2.09%) Web Engineer
13 6 (2.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (27.53%) HTML
2 71 (24.74%) CSS
3 58 (20.21%) Django
4 51 (17.77%) jQuery
5 46 (16.03%) Web Services
6 45 (15.68%) HTML5
7 39 (13.59%) RESTful
8 37 (12.89%) JSON
9 31 (10.80%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (10.45%) REST
10 30 (10.45%) AngularJS
10 30 (10.45%) Ruby on Rails
11 28 (9.76%) Spring
12 26 (9.06%) CSS3
13 23 (8.01%) Ajax
14 22 (7.67%) Hibernate
15 19 (6.62%) Gherkin
15 19 (6.62%) Flask
16 18 (6.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (5.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (24.39%) Open Source
2 18 (6.27%) Digital Media
3 10 (3.48%) User Experience
4 9 (3.14%) Replication
4 9 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.79%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.79%) Online Games
6 7 (2.44%) Clustering
6 7 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.74%) Wiki
7 5 (1.74%) Social Media
8 3 (1.05%) Social Network
8 3 (1.05%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.70%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.70%) Animation
9 2 (0.70%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (0.70%) Derivative
10 1 (0.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 162 (56.45%) Linux
2 41 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 33 (11.50%) CentOS
4 17 (5.92%) Windows
5 14 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.88%) UNIX
6 10 (3.48%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.79%) Android
8 7 (2.44%) Debian
8 7 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (24.74%) TDD
3 70 (24.39%) Scrum
4 59 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (20.56%) DevOps
5 38 (13.24%) Configuration Management
6 33 (11.50%) BDD
7 29 (10.10%) E-Commerce
8 24 (8.36%) Kanban
8 24 (8.36%) OO
9 23 (8.01%) Software Engineering
10 22 (7.67%) MVC
11 18 (6.27%) SOA
11 18 (6.27%) ETL
12 15 (5.23%) Web Development
13 14 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.83%) Data Modelling
14 11 (3.83%) Unit Testing
14 11 (3.83%) OO PHP
15 10 (3.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 130 (45.30%) Python
2 98 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 95 (33.10%) Ruby
4 91 (31.71%) Java
5 62 (21.60%) PHP
6 52 (18.12%) SQL
7 50 (17.42%) Bash Shell
8 35 (12.20%) Perl
9 30 (10.45%) Scala
10 19 (6.62%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.48%) C#
12 6 (2.09%) Groovy
13 5 (1.74%) C++
14 4 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.05%) ActionScript
15 3 (1.05%) VBA
15 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.05%) Golang
16 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 36 (12.54%) Security Cleared
2 28 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.79%) Degree
4 2 (0.70%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.70%) PhD
4 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.70%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.70%) PMP
4 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.70%) CCNA
5 1 (0.35%) ISEB
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) CEH
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.05%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (8.36%) Docker
2 19 (6.62%) Varnish
2 19 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.44%) vCloud
4 6 (2.09%) Xen
5 5 (1.74%) Samba
5 5 (1.74%) XenServer
5 5 (1.74%) Postfix
6 4 (1.39%) HDFS
6 4 (1.39%) LXC
6 4 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.70%) KVM
7 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.70%) XenApp
7 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) Firmware
8 1 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 67 (23.34%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (22.65%) Puppet
3 47 (16.38%) Ansible
4 26 (9.06%) Salt
5 21 (7.32%) HAProxy
6 19 (6.62%) Nagios
7 18 (6.27%) ZABBIX
8 14 (4.88%) Vagrant
9 8 (2.79%) logstash
10 7 (2.44%) Capistrano
10 7 (2.44%) Kibana
10 7 (2.44%) Icinga
11 3 (1.05%) Cacti
11 3 (1.05%) Graphite
12 2 (0.70%) StatsD
12 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (0.70%) Munin
12 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (13.59%) Oracle
2 32 (11.15%) VMware
3 25 (8.71%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.23%) Rackspace
5 13 (4.53%) Google
6 11 (3.83%) Microsoft
7 10 (3.48%) Zend
8 7 (2.44%) Citrix
9 6 (2.09%) SaltStack
9 6 (2.09%) Tableau
9 6 (2.09%) Sybase
10 5 (1.74%) Cisco
10 5 (1.74%) Akamai
11 4 (1.39%) Vertica
11 4 (1.39%) Twitter
12 3 (1.05%) Talend
12 3 (1.05%) Hortonworks
13 2 (0.70%) Alteryx
13 2 (0.70%) Vyatta
13 2 (0.70%) F5
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