The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 321 298 374
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +76
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 97 116 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.48% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 2.12% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 77 21
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£450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £283 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5351 5465 5361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 22.51% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3639 3724 3577
Average daily rate £438 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £559 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.58 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
PostgreSQL
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +27 15 £450 +38.46% 20
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 105 (48.17%) MySQL
2 88 (40.37%) Linux
3 83 (38.07%) MongoDB
4 81 (37.16%) HTML
5 74 (33.94%) SQL
6 66 (30.28%) CSS
6 66 (30.28%) TDD
6 66 (30.28%) Ruby
7 60 (27.52%) JavaScript
8 57 (26.15%) Java
8 57 (26.15%) NoSQL
9 56 (25.69%) Git (software)
10 55 (25.23%) Oracle
10 55 (25.23%) Scrum
11 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (24.77%) JSON
11 54 (24.77%) Open Source
12 51 (23.39%) Django
13 50 (22.94%) Python
14 49 (22.48%) Ruby on Rails
15 42 (19.27%) REST
16 41 (18.81%) Apache Cassandra
17 38 (17.43%) HTML5
17 38 (17.43%) Ajax
18 36 (16.51%) CSS3
19 35 (16.06%) Windows
20 33 (15.14%) Redis
21 31 (14.22%) DevOps
22 30 (13.76%) Configuration Management
23 29 (13.30%) Puppet

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 28 (12.84%) Apache
2 26 (11.93%) nginx
3 19 (8.72%) Tomcat
4 15 (6.88%) WebSphere
4 15 (6.88%) Node.js
5 7 (3.21%) Jetty
6 6 (2.75%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.29%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.83%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.83%) Confluence
8 4 (1.83%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.83%) Mule
8 4 (1.83%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.83%) IIS
9 3 (1.38%) CMS
9 3 (1.38%) Drupal
10 2 (0.92%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.92%) WordPress
10 2 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.13%) Heroku
2 7 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.83%) PaaS
5 3 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.92%) SaaS
6 2 (0.92%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.46%) Route 53
7 1 (0.46%) GitHub
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.21%) HTTP
3 6 (2.75%) SSL
4 2 (0.92%) LDAP
4 2 (0.92%) SMTP
4 2 (0.92%) Firewall
4 2 (0.92%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.46%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.46%) NAS
5 1 (0.46%) DHCP
5 1 (0.46%) SNMP
5 1 (0.46%) SAN
5 1 (0.46%) VPN
5 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (48.17%) MySQL
2 83 (38.07%) MongoDB
3 57 (26.15%) NoSQL
4 41 (18.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (15.14%) Redis
6 22 (10.09%) Relational Database
7 20 (9.17%) SQL Server
8 14 (6.42%) ObjectStore
9 12 (5.50%) RDBMS
10 10 (4.59%) Big Data
11 9 (4.13%) Hadoop
12 7 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.75%) Riak
13 6 (2.75%) DB2
14 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
16 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
16 3 (1.38%) Apache Hive
16 3 (1.38%) PowerCenter
16 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (25.69%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.01%) Cucumber
3 20 (9.17%) Maven
4 17 (7.80%) Mockito
4 17 (7.80%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.42%) Hamcrest
6 13 (5.96%) RSpec
7 10 (4.59%) Subversion
8 8 (3.67%) JIRA
9 7 (3.21%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.75%) JUnit
11 5 (2.29%) RubyGems
12 4 (1.83%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.83%) Grunt
13 3 (1.38%) Hudson
13 3 (1.38%) Toad
13 3 (1.38%) Selenium
14 2 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.92%) JBehave
General
1 13 (5.96%) Finance
2 10 (4.59%) Games
3 3 (1.38%) Back Office
4 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.46%) Front Office
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (40.37%) Developer
2 45 (20.64%) Architect
3 26 (11.93%) Python Developer
4 25 (11.47%) Technical Architect
5 23 (10.55%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.72%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (6.42%) C++ Developer
7 14 (6.42%) DBA
8 13 (5.96%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 12 (5.50%) Consultant
10 9 (4.13%) Senior Architect
10 9 (4.13%) Administrator
10 9 (4.13%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (3.67%) PHP Developer
11 8 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.67%) Ruby Developer
11 8 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.21%) Digital Architect
13 6 (2.75%) Perl Developer
13 6 (2.75%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (37.16%) HTML
2 66 (30.28%) CSS
3 54 (24.77%) JSON
4 51 (23.39%) Django
5 49 (22.48%) Ruby on Rails
6 42 (19.27%) REST
7 38 (17.43%) HTML5
7 38 (17.43%) Ajax
8 36 (16.51%) CSS3
9 25 (11.47%) Play Framework
10 24 (11.01%) XML
11 21 (9.63%) Spring
12 19 (8.72%) Hibernate
13 18 (8.26%) RESTful
14 17 (7.80%) Web Services
15 14 (6.42%) JDBC
15 14 (6.42%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (6.42%) Grails
15 14 (6.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 14 (6.42%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.77%) Open Source
2 20 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.88%) Derivative
4 14 (6.42%) Credit Derivative
5 13 (5.96%) Replication
6 12 (5.50%) Clustering
7 8 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.67%) Online Games
8 4 (1.83%) iPhone
8 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.38%) iPad
9 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.38%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.38%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.92%) Physics
10 2 (0.92%) Social Network
10 2 (0.92%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 88 (40.37%) Linux
2 35 (16.06%) Windows
3 19 (8.72%) Ubuntu
4 13 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.05%) UNIX
6 6 (2.75%) CentOS
7 3 (1.38%) Debian
8 2 (0.92%) Android
9 1 (0.46%) AIX
9 1 (0.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.46%) SUSE
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.46%) OpenSolaris
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.28%) TDD
2 55 (25.23%) Scrum
3 54 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (14.22%) DevOps
5 30 (13.76%) Configuration Management
6 27 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (11.93%) Software Architecture
8 25 (11.47%) Kanban
9 21 (9.63%) Software Engineering
10 19 (8.72%) E-Commerce
10 19 (8.72%) User Stories
11 18 (8.26%) OO
11 18 (8.26%) Product Management
12 15 (6.88%) Web Development
12 15 (6.88%) SOA
13 14 (6.42%) OOD
13 14 (6.42%) Release Management
13 14 (6.42%) BDD
14 12 (5.50%) Performance Testing
14 12 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (33.94%) SQL
2 66 (30.28%) Ruby
3 60 (27.52%) JavaScript
4 57 (26.15%) Java
5 50 (22.94%) Python
6 29 (13.30%) Scala
7 21 (9.63%) PHP
8 17 (7.80%) Perl
9 15 (6.88%) C++
9 15 (6.88%) Groovy
10 13 (5.96%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.21%) C#
12 4 (1.83%) C
12 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.92%) Erlang
14 1 (0.46%) Lisp
14 1 (0.46%) Korn
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.46%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (5.50%) Degree
1 12 (5.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.46%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.96%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.13%) Varnish
2 6 (2.75%) KVM
2 6 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.38%) Xen
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.92%) Squid
5 2 (0.92%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.46%) NFS
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.46%) Snort
6 1 (0.46%) qmail
6 1 (0.46%) Postfix
6 1 (0.46%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.46%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 29 (13.30%) Puppet
2 20 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (5.50%) HAProxy
4 8 (3.67%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.75%) Salt
5 6 (2.75%) Nagios
6 4 (1.83%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.92%) Nessus
7 2 (0.92%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.92%) Ansible
8 1 (0.46%) logstash
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.46%) collectd
8 1 (0.46%) StatsD
Vendors
1 55 (25.23%) Oracle
2 15 (6.88%) Akamai
3 14 (6.42%) Red Hat
4 13 (5.96%) JBoss
5 11 (5.05%) SaltStack
6 9 (4.13%) Google
7 7 (3.21%) Rackspace
7 7 (3.21%) VMware
8 5 (2.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.29%) Sybase
8 5 (2.29%) Informatica
9 4 (1.83%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.83%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.38%) Vertica
10 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.92%) Cisco
11 2 (0.92%) Talend
12 1 (0.46%) New Relic
12 1 (0.46%) F5
12 1 (0.46%) Facebook
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