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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 288 305 373
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +68
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 135 121 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.49% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 2.13% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 84 37
Average daily rate
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£413 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
5450 5678 5423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.11% 22.84% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3835 3943 3639
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £559 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 67
Average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.82 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.13 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.03 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.75%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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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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 +9 21 £400 +10.34% 17
Hammersmith - 2 £413 -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 130 (53.28%) MySQL
2 125 (51.23%) Linux
3 109 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (37.70%) Python
5 87 (35.66%) Git (software)
6 76 (31.15%) HTML
7 74 (30.33%) Django
8 71 (29.10%) Ruby
8 71 (29.10%) SQL
9 70 (28.69%) CSS
10 68 (27.87%) Scrum
11 66 (27.05%) JavaScript
11 66 (27.05%) MongoDB
12 65 (26.64%) Open Source
13 64 (26.23%) TDD
14 59 (24.18%) Java
15 53 (21.72%) Oracle
16 52 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
17 50 (20.49%) Apache
18 49 (20.08%) NoSQL
19 48 (19.67%) Ruby on Rails
20 44 (18.03%) REST
21 42 (17.21%) Redis
22 41 (16.80%) HTML5
22 41 (16.80%) jQuery
23 40 (16.39%) DevOps
24 39 (15.98%) JSON
25 36 (14.75%) Windows
25 36 (14.75%) Web Services
26 34 (13.93%) nginx

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 50 (20.49%) Apache
2 34 (13.93%) nginx
3 20 (8.20%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.56%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.92%) Node.js
6 7 (2.87%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.46%) CMS
8 5 (2.05%) IIS
8 5 (2.05%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.64%) WordPress
9 4 (1.64%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.23%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.23%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.82%) Confluence
11 2 (0.82%) Jetty
11 2 (0.82%) Drupal
12 1 (0.41%) SAS
12 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.41%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Office
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.87%) Heroku
4 3 (1.23%) GitHub
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.10%) HTTP
2 9 (3.69%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.87%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) DMZ
5 1 (0.41%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) LAN
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) SSH
5 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (53.28%) MySQL
2 66 (27.05%) MongoDB
3 49 (20.08%) NoSQL
4 42 (17.21%) Redis
5 30 (12.30%) SQL Server
6 29 (11.89%) Relational Database
7 27 (11.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (9.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 16 (6.56%) ObjectStore
9 16 (6.56%) RDBMS
10 15 (6.15%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.87%) Big Data
11 7 (2.87%) Riak
12 6 (2.46%) CouchDB
13 5 (2.05%) DB2
13 5 (2.05%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.64%) HBase
14 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (1.23%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 87 (35.66%) Git (software)
2 33 (13.52%) Jenkins
3 26 (10.66%) Jasmine
4 19 (7.79%) Subversion
4 19 (7.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 18 (7.38%) Cucumber
6 14 (5.74%) Maven
6 14 (5.74%) JUnit
7 11 (4.51%) RSpec
8 8 (3.28%) JIRA
9 7 (2.87%) Selenium
9 7 (2.87%) Mockito
10 6 (2.46%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.64%) RubyGems
11 4 (1.64%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.64%) Gradle
11 4 (1.64%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.64%) Ant
12 3 (1.23%) Toad
12 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (10.25%) Games
2 6 (2.46%) Marketing
3 5 (2.05%) Back Office
4 4 (1.64%) Finance
4 4 (1.64%) Advertising
5 3 (1.23%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 129 (52.87%) Developer
2 53 (21.72%) Python Developer
3 30 (12.30%) Java Developer
4 28 (11.48%) Architect
5 24 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (8.20%) Technical Architect
7 16 (6.56%) C++ Developer
8 15 (6.15%) Python/Django Developer
9 13 (5.33%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.92%) Ruby Developer
10 12 (4.92%) DBA
11 10 (4.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.10%) PHP Developer
12 9 (3.69%) Administrator
12 9 (3.69%) PostgreSQL DBA
13 8 (3.28%) Consultant
14 6 (2.46%) Digital Architect
14 6 (2.46%) Linux Engineer
14 6 (2.46%) Perl Developer
14 6 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (31.15%) HTML
2 74 (30.33%) Django
3 70 (28.69%) CSS
4 48 (19.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 44 (18.03%) REST
6 41 (16.80%) HTML5
6 41 (16.80%) jQuery
7 39 (15.98%) JSON
8 36 (14.75%) Web Services
9 33 (13.52%) CSS3
10 32 (13.11%) Ajax
11 31 (12.70%) RESTful
12 24 (9.84%) Play Framework
13 21 (8.61%) Spring
14 19 (7.79%) Twisted
14 19 (7.79%) Gherkin
15 17 (6.97%) XML
15 17 (6.97%) SOAP
16 16 (6.56%) WebSphere MQ
16 16 (6.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.64%) Open Source
2 18 (7.38%) Digital Media
3 17 (6.97%) Derivative
4 16 (6.56%) Credit Derivative
5 13 (5.33%) Replication
5 13 (5.33%) User Experience
6 11 (4.51%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.69%) Clustering
8 7 (2.87%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.87%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.46%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.05%) Online Games
10 5 (2.05%) Social Network
11 3 (1.23%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.23%) Reference Data
11 3 (1.23%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 125 (51.23%) Linux
2 36 (14.75%) Windows
3 24 (9.84%) Ubuntu
4 18 (7.38%) CentOS
5 12 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.92%) UNIX
6 6 (2.46%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.23%) Android
8 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.82%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (27.87%) Scrum
3 64 (26.23%) TDD
4 40 (16.39%) DevOps
5 30 (12.30%) Software Engineering
5 30 (12.30%) OO
6 28 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (10.66%) Kanban
8 25 (10.25%) Configuration Management
9 22 (9.02%) BDD
9 22 (9.02%) E-Commerce
10 21 (8.61%) SOA
10 21 (8.61%) Software Architecture
11 17 (6.97%) Product Management
11 17 (6.97%) User Stories
12 16 (6.56%) OOD
13 15 (6.15%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.74%) MVC
15 13 (5.33%) Analytics
16 11 (4.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (37.70%) Python
2 71 (29.10%) Ruby
2 71 (29.10%) SQL
3 66 (27.05%) JavaScript
4 59 (24.18%) Java
5 32 (13.11%) Scala
5 32 (13.11%) PHP
6 19 (7.79%) Perl
7 17 (6.97%) C++
8 16 (6.56%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.28%) C#
10 5 (2.05%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.64%) Groovy
12 3 (1.23%) C
12 3 (1.23%) Golang
13 2 (0.82%) Clojure
13 2 (0.82%) Erlang
13 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.46%) Degree
4 2 (0.82%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) COBIT
2 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.92%) Varnish
2 8 (3.28%) Docker
3 7 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.64%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.23%) KVM
6 2 (0.82%) vCloud
6 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.82%) Xen
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (13.52%) Puppet
3 13 (5.33%) HAProxy
4 12 (4.92%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.69%) Salt
5 9 (3.69%) Ansible
6 6 (2.46%) Capistrano
7 3 (1.23%) Nagios
7 3 (1.23%) logstash
7 3 (1.23%) Kibana
7 3 (1.23%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.82%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.82%) StatsD
8 2 (0.82%) Nessus
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.41%) collectd
Vendors
1 53 (21.72%) Oracle
2 15 (6.15%) Google
3 13 (5.33%) JBoss
4 12 (4.92%) Rackspace
4 12 (4.92%) SaltStack
5 10 (4.10%) VMware
6 9 (3.69%) Sybase
7 8 (3.28%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.64%) Akamai
9 4 (1.64%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.64%) Greenplum
9 4 (1.64%) Informatica
10 3 (1.23%) Vertica
11 2 (0.82%) Zend
11 2 (0.82%) Cisco
12 1 (0.41%) Juniper
12 1 (0.41%) CommVault
12 1 (0.41%) Facebook
12 1 (0.41%) Talend
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