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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 181 273 332
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +59
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 278 135 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 0.64% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.73% 2.73% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 92 60
Average daily rate £475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
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
4855 4938 5115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.27% 23.55% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3518 3503 3501
Average daily rate £475 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 42
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -35.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £13.40 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.10 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +52 24 £525 +26.88% 10
Croydon -9 4 £410 +2.50% 1
Harrow - 4 £488 -
Hammersmith +3 3 £475 +58.33% 2
Westminster -4 3 £550 +37.50%
Ealing - 2 - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 347 (58.22%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (50.34%) Java
3 278 (46.64%) MySQL
4 236 (39.60%) Python
5 206 (34.56%) Linux
6 194 (32.55%) Git (software)
7 173 (29.03%) DevOps
8 168 (28.19%) MongoDB
8 168 (28.19%) JavaScript
9 154 (25.84%) SQL
9 154 (25.84%) TDD
10 143 (23.99%) Puppet
11 132 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
12 130 (21.81%) Jenkins
13 129 (21.64%) CSS
14 126 (21.14%) Scrum
15 124 (20.81%) HTML
16 120 (20.13%) Ruby
17 115 (19.30%) Spring
18 114 (19.13%) Amazon AWS
19 112 (18.79%) Relational Database
20 108 (18.12%) MVC
21 105 (17.62%) Oracle
22 104 (17.45%) Security Cleared
23 102 (17.11%) NoSQL
23 102 (17.11%) Hibernate
23 102 (17.11%) Opscode Chef
24 101 (16.95%) BDD
24 101 (16.95%) Open Source
24 101 (16.95%) RESTful

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 90 (15.10%) Tomcat
2 73 (12.25%) Apache
3 69 (11.58%) Node.js
4 55 (9.23%) JBoss
5 44 (7.38%) nginx
6 28 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (4.53%) Alfresco
8 26 (4.36%) Confluence
9 17 (2.85%) Drupal
9 17 (2.85%) Jetty
10 15 (2.52%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.52%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.18%) CMS
12 11 (1.85%) Apache Spark
13 10 (1.68%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.68%) WildFly
14 8 (1.34%) Mule
14 8 (1.34%) Mule ESB
15 6 (1.01%) GlassFish
16 5 (0.84%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 6 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.84%) HipChat
2 5 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.50%) MS Office
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Magento
2 3 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 114 (19.13%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.03%) GitHub
3 22 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (2.35%) Heroku
6 10 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (1.68%) SaaS
7 8 (1.34%) IaaS
8 7 (1.17%) Force.com
8 7 (1.17%) PaaS
9 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.22%) HTTP
2 45 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 29 (4.87%) Firewall
3 29 (4.87%) SSL
4 24 (4.03%) Internet
5 20 (3.36%) VPN
6 18 (3.02%) DNS
7 15 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (1.68%) SMTP
9 8 (1.34%) LAN
9 8 (1.34%) SNMP
10 7 (1.17%) DMZ
10 7 (1.17%) IMAP
11 6 (1.01%) LDAP
12 5 (0.84%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.84%) SSH
12 5 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.67%) iSCSI
13 4 (0.67%) Network Security
13 4 (0.67%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (46.64%) MySQL
2 168 (28.19%) MongoDB
3 112 (18.79%) Relational Database
4 102 (17.11%) NoSQL
5 97 (16.28%) Redis
6 68 (11.41%) SQL Server
7 54 (9.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 37 (6.21%) Hadoop
9 23 (3.86%) RDBMS
10 20 (3.36%) Big Data
11 17 (2.85%) Oracle Database
12 14 (2.35%) DB2
13 13 (2.18%) Apache Hive
13 13 (2.18%) Jackrabbit
14 12 (2.01%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (2.01%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.34%) HBase
16 8 (1.34%) Neo4j
17 7 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 194 (32.55%) Git (software)
2 130 (21.81%) Jenkins
3 82 (13.76%) Maven
4 81 (13.59%) JIRA
5 51 (8.56%) Subversion
6 32 (5.37%) Mockito
7 30 (5.03%) Gradle
8 27 (4.53%) JUnit
9 24 (4.03%) Selenium
10 22 (3.69%) Artifactory
10 22 (3.69%) Cucumber
10 22 (3.69%) Gerrit
10 22 (3.69%) SonarQube
11 18 (3.02%) Liquibase
11 18 (3.02%) Vagrant
12 17 (2.85%) TeamCity
13 15 (2.52%) Hudson
14 14 (2.35%) Jasmine
14 14 (2.35%) JMeter
15 12 (2.01%) Ant
General
1 32 (5.37%) Finance
2 17 (2.85%) Marketing
3 15 (2.52%) Games
4 11 (1.85%) Banking
4 11 (1.85%) Retail
5 9 (1.51%) Advertising
6 6 (1.01%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.01%) Legal
6 6 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.17%) Front Office
9 1 (0.17%) Law
9 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 308 (51.68%) Developer
2 131 (21.98%) Java Developer
3 96 (16.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 73 (12.25%) Python Developer
5 38 (6.38%) Senior Developer
6 36 (6.04%) DBA
7 35 (5.87%) Architect
8 27 (4.53%) Linux Engineer
9 26 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (4.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 23 (3.86%) Agile Developer
12 22 (3.69%) Lead Developer
13 18 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (2.85%) Agile Java Developer
14 17 (2.85%) Full Stack Developer
14 17 (2.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 17 (2.85%) PHP Developer
15 15 (2.52%) Technical Architect
16 14 (2.35%) Administrator
16 14 (2.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (21.64%) CSS
2 124 (20.81%) HTML
3 115 (19.30%) Spring
4 102 (17.11%) Hibernate
5 101 (16.95%) RESTful
6 94 (15.77%) Web Services
7 81 (13.59%) J2EE
8 77 (12.92%) REST
9 75 (12.58%) Django
10 66 (11.07%) HTML5
11 64 (10.74%) RabbitMQ
12 61 (10.23%) AngularJS
13 57 (9.56%) jQuery
14 50 (8.39%) JSON
14 50 (8.39%) LAMP
15 49 (8.22%) Spring MVC
16 47 (7.89%) CSS3
16 47 (7.89%) XML
17 46 (7.72%) SOAP
18 40 (6.71%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.54%) Computer Science
2 22 (3.69%) Replication
3 21 (3.52%) Clustering
4 19 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.85%) User Experience
6 14 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.01%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.85%) Equities
8 11 (1.85%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.68%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.68%) Wiki
10 8 (1.34%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.84%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.84%) Derivative
11 5 (0.84%) Fintech
11 5 (0.84%) Interactive TV
12 3 (0.50%) Tandem
12 3 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 206 (34.56%) Linux
2 100 (16.78%) Unix
3 67 (11.24%) CentOS
4 39 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (6.38%) Windows
6 36 (6.04%) Ubuntu
7 25 (4.19%) Debian
8 10 (1.68%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.17%) AIX
9 7 (1.17%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.17%) Solaris
10 5 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.50%) Android
11 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (58.22%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (29.03%) DevOps
3 154 (25.84%) TDD
4 132 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (21.14%) Scrum
6 108 (18.12%) MVC
7 101 (16.95%) BDD
7 101 (16.95%) Open Source
8 87 (14.60%) Configuration Management
8 87 (14.60%) OO
9 72 (12.08%) Kanban
10 60 (10.07%) Microservices
11 59 (9.90%) Mentoring
12 55 (9.23%) Software Engineering
13 52 (8.72%) Pair Programming
14 46 (7.72%) E-Commerce
15 44 (7.38%) High Availability
16 40 (6.71%) Continuous Delivery
16 40 (6.71%) OOP
17 36 (6.04%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 300 (50.34%) Java
2 236 (39.60%) Python
3 168 (28.19%) JavaScript
4 154 (25.84%) SQL
5 120 (20.13%) Ruby
6 98 (16.44%) PHP
7 88 (14.77%) Perl
8 69 (11.58%) Bash Shell
9 58 (9.73%) Go
10 43 (7.21%) Scala
11 31 (5.20%) PowerShell
12 29 (4.87%) C++
13 26 (4.36%) C#
14 17 (2.85%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.17%) Apex Code
15 7 (1.17%) SOQL
16 6 (1.01%) Clojure
16 6 (1.01%) Erlang
16 6 (1.01%) Groovy
17 4 (0.67%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 104 (17.45%) Security Cleared
2 50 (8.39%) Degree
3 46 (7.72%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.84%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.34%) CCNA
7 2 (0.34%) OCP
8 1 (0.17%) CISA
8 1 (0.17%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.02%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (15.27%) Docker
2 27 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.36%) vCloud
4 14 (2.35%) Varnish
5 11 (1.85%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.34%) vSphere
7 7 (1.17%) NFS
8 5 (0.84%) oVirt
8 5 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.67%) KVM
10 3 (0.50%) Xen
11 2 (0.34%) GlusterFS
11 2 (0.34%) iptables
11 2 (0.34%) LXC
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.34%) pfSense
11 2 (0.34%) Postfix
11 2 (0.34%) Samba
11 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.17%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 143 (23.99%) Puppet
2 102 (17.11%) Opscode Chef
3 76 (12.75%) Ansible
4 38 (6.38%) Salt
5 33 (5.54%) logstash
6 32 (5.37%) ZABBIX
7 27 (4.53%) Kibana
8 18 (3.02%) Kubernetes
9 14 (2.35%) Nagios
10 13 (2.18%) HAProxy
11 11 (1.85%) Grafana
11 11 (1.85%) Uchiwa
12 10 (1.68%) Rundeck
13 9 (1.51%) CFEngine
14 7 (1.17%) Zenoss
15 6 (1.01%) Cacti
16 5 (0.84%) Data Guard
17 4 (0.67%) Bacula
17 4 (0.67%) Mesos
18 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 105 (17.62%) Oracle
2 64 (10.74%) VMware
3 54 (9.06%) Red Hat
4 36 (6.04%) Google
5 27 (4.53%) Microsoft
6 13 (2.18%) Atlassian
7 11 (1.85%) Rackspace
8 10 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.51%) Cisco
9 9 (1.51%) Dell
10 7 (1.17%) HP
10 7 (1.17%) hybris
10 7 (1.17%) IBM
10 7 (1.17%) Tableau
10 7 (1.17%) Twitter
11 6 (1.01%) Akamai
11 6 (1.01%) Sonatype
12 5 (0.84%) Rally
12 5 (0.84%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.84%) Zend
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