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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 301 296 361
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +65
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 129 132 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% 2.33% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 92 38
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +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
5479 5654 5412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 22.85% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3779 3915 3584
Average daily rate £439 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 35 67
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +16 21 £400 +12.28% 22
Hammersmith - 2 £413 -
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 133 (54.07%) MySQL
2 120 (48.78%) Linux
3 103 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (32.93%) Git (software)
5 80 (32.52%) Python
6 76 (30.89%) HTML
7 72 (29.27%) SQL
7 72 (29.27%) MongoDB
8 70 (28.46%) Ruby
9 69 (28.05%) Django
9 69 (28.05%) CSS
9 69 (28.05%) Scrum
10 66 (26.83%) JavaScript
11 62 (25.20%) Open Source
12 61 (24.80%) TDD
13 59 (23.98%) Java
14 58 (23.58%) Oracle
15 53 (21.54%) NoSQL
16 48 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
16 48 (19.51%) Apache
17 46 (18.70%) Ruby on Rails
18 45 (18.29%) REST
19 42 (17.07%) Redis
20 41 (16.67%) HTML5
21 39 (15.85%) JSON
22 38 (15.45%) DevOps
23 37 (15.04%) Web Services
24 36 (14.63%) Windows
24 36 (14.63%) jQuery
24 36 (14.63%) Puppet

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 48 (19.51%) Apache
2 36 (14.63%) nginx
3 21 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.50%) WebSphere
5 14 (5.69%) Node.js
6 6 (2.44%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.03%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.03%) IIS
7 5 (2.03%) CMS
7 5 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.63%) WordPress
8 4 (1.63%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.63%) Jetty
9 3 (1.22%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.22%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.81%) Confluence
11 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.41%) Mule
11 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Office
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.85%) Heroku
3 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.22%) GitHub
4 3 (1.22%) PaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.25%) HTTP
2 7 (2.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.85%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) Firewall
3 2 (0.81%) SSL
3 2 (0.81%) DMZ
3 2 (0.81%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.41%) SSH
4 1 (0.41%) VPN
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (54.07%) MySQL
2 72 (29.27%) MongoDB
3 53 (21.54%) NoSQL
4 42 (17.07%) Redis
5 31 (12.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (12.20%) Relational Database
6 30 (12.20%) SQL Server
7 18 (7.32%) RDBMS
7 18 (7.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (6.50%) ObjectStore
9 13 (5.28%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.66%) Riak
11 7 (2.85%) Big Data
11 7 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.44%) CouchDB
13 5 (2.03%) DB2
14 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.63%) HBase
15 3 (1.22%) Couchbase
15 3 (1.22%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 81 (32.93%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.38%) Jenkins
3 22 (8.94%) Jasmine
4 20 (8.13%) Cucumber
5 19 (7.72%) Subversion
6 16 (6.50%) Maven
7 15 (6.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 14 (5.69%) JUnit
9 11 (4.47%) RSpec
10 8 (3.25%) Mockito
11 7 (2.85%) JIRA
11 7 (2.85%) Selenium
12 5 (2.03%) Hamcrest
12 5 (2.03%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.63%) PHPUnit
13 4 (1.63%) RubyGems
13 4 (1.63%) Grunt
13 4 (1.63%) Ant
13 4 (1.63%) CruiseControl
14 3 (1.22%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (9.35%) Games
2 5 (2.03%) Back Office
2 5 (2.03%) Marketing
3 4 (1.63%) Advertising
4 3 (1.22%) Publishing
4 3 (1.22%) Finance
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Law
5 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 119 (48.37%) Developer
2 43 (17.48%) Python Developer
3 30 (12.20%) Architect
3 30 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 25 (10.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (8.13%) Technical Architect
6 16 (6.50%) DBA
6 16 (6.50%) C++ Developer
7 13 (5.28%) Senior Developer
7 13 (5.28%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 12 (4.88%) Python/Django Developer
9 11 (4.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.47%) Consultant
9 11 (4.47%) Ruby Developer
10 9 (3.66%) Administrator
11 8 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.25%) PHP Developer
12 6 (2.44%) Perl Developer
12 6 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (30.89%) HTML
2 69 (28.05%) CSS
2 69 (28.05%) Django
3 46 (18.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 45 (18.29%) REST
5 41 (16.67%) HTML5
6 39 (15.85%) JSON
7 37 (15.04%) Web Services
8 36 (14.63%) jQuery
9 34 (13.82%) CSS3
9 34 (13.82%) Ajax
10 32 (13.01%) RESTful
11 24 (9.76%) Play Framework
12 22 (8.94%) Spring
13 16 (6.50%) WebSphere MQ
13 16 (6.50%) XML
13 16 (6.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 16 (6.50%) Twisted
13 16 (6.50%) ZeroMQ
14 15 (6.10%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.20%) Open Source
2 17 (6.91%) Derivative
3 16 (6.50%) Replication
3 16 (6.50%) Credit Derivative
4 14 (5.69%) User Experience
4 14 (5.69%) Digital Media
5 12 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.47%) Clustering
7 7 (2.85%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.85%) Online Games
8 6 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.44%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.03%) Social Network
10 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.22%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.22%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.81%) Physics
11 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 120 (48.78%) Linux
2 36 (14.63%) Windows
3 23 (9.35%) Ubuntu
4 18 (7.32%) CentOS
5 14 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.07%) UNIX
7 6 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.22%) Android
9 2 (0.81%) Debian
9 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (41.87%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (28.05%) Scrum
3 61 (24.80%) TDD
4 38 (15.45%) DevOps
5 30 (12.20%) OO
6 29 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 26 (10.57%) Configuration Management
8 26 (10.57%) Kanban
9 23 (9.35%) Software Architecture
9 23 (9.35%) BDD
10 21 (8.54%) SOA
10 21 (8.54%) E-Commerce
11 18 (7.32%) User Stories
12 17 (6.91%) Product Management
13 16 (6.50%) OOD
13 16 (6.50%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.69%) MVC
15 13 (5.28%) Analytics
16 10 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 80 (32.52%) Python
2 72 (29.27%) SQL
3 70 (28.46%) Ruby
4 66 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 59 (23.98%) Java
6 31 (12.60%) Scala
7 28 (11.38%) PHP
8 17 (6.91%) Perl
8 17 (6.91%) C++
9 14 (5.69%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.25%) C#
11 5 (2.03%) Groovy
12 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.22%) C
14 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.81%) Clojure
14 2 (0.81%) Erlang
14 2 (0.81%) Golang
15 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.85%) Degree
4 2 (0.81%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.81%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (4.88%) Varnish
2 7 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.63%) Docker
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.22%) KVM
5 2 (0.81%) vCloud
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.41%) Xen
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 48 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (14.63%) Puppet
3 15 (6.10%) HAProxy
4 12 (4.88%) Vagrant
5 9 (3.66%) Salt
6 8 (3.25%) Ansible
7 6 (2.44%) Capistrano
8 3 (1.22%) logstash
8 3 (1.22%) Kibana
8 3 (1.22%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.81%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.81%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.81%) Nagios
9 2 (0.81%) Nessus
9 2 (0.81%) StatsD
10 1 (0.41%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.41%) collectd
Vendors
1 58 (23.58%) Oracle
2 14 (5.69%) JBoss
2 14 (5.69%) Google
3 13 (5.28%) SaltStack
4 11 (4.47%) Rackspace
5 10 (4.07%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.66%) VMware
6 9 (3.66%) Sybase
7 5 (2.03%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.03%) Akamai
8 4 (1.63%) Informatica
8 4 (1.63%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.63%) Greenplum
9 3 (1.22%) Vertica
10 2 (0.81%) Cisco
11 1 (0.41%) Juniper
11 1 (0.41%) CommVault
11 1 (0.41%) F5
11 1 (0.41%) Facebook
11 1 (0.41%) hybris
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