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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 297 302 394
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +92
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 104 114 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 2.09% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 78 23
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £284 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -45.88%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5218 5445 5308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.78% 22.46% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3572 3696 3528
Average daily rate £443 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 64 52
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.40 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £51.30 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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 22 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 22 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 +31 18 £450 +35.84% 13
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 102 (46.15%) MySQL
2 87 (39.37%) HTML
3 85 (38.46%) Linux
4 84 (38.01%) MongoDB
5 72 (32.58%) SQL
5 72 (32.58%) CSS
6 70 (31.67%) TDD
7 69 (31.22%) Ruby
8 66 (29.86%) JavaScript
9 60 (27.15%) NoSQL
10 57 (25.79%) Open Source
10 57 (25.79%) Java
11 56 (25.34%) Git (software)
12 55 (24.89%) JSON
12 55 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (24.89%) Scrum
13 54 (24.43%) Oracle
14 52 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
15 50 (22.62%) Django
16 48 (21.72%) Python
17 43 (19.46%) REST
18 42 (19.00%) Apache Cassandra
19 39 (17.65%) Ajax
20 38 (17.19%) HTML5
21 36 (16.29%) CSS3
22 35 (15.84%) Windows
23 34 (15.38%) Redis
24 32 (14.48%) DevOps
25 31 (14.03%) Continuous Integration
26 30 (13.57%) Configuration Management

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 27 (12.22%) Apache
2 26 (11.76%) nginx
3 20 (9.05%) Tomcat
4 15 (6.79%) Node.js
5 14 (6.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.17%) Jetty
7 6 (2.71%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.26%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.81%) IIS
9 4 (1.81%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.81%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.81%) Mule
9 4 (1.81%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.81%) Confluence
10 3 (1.36%) Drupal
10 3 (1.36%) CMS
11 2 (0.90%) Documentum
11 2 (0.90%) WordPress
11 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.07%) Heroku
2 7 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.81%) PaaS
5 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.90%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.45%) GitHub
7 1 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.98%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.17%) HTTP
3 6 (2.71%) SSL
4 2 (0.90%) Firewall
4 2 (0.90%) Internet
4 2 (0.90%) LDAP
4 2 (0.90%) SMTP
5 1 (0.45%) NAS
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.45%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.45%) DHCP
5 1 (0.45%) SNMP
5 1 (0.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (46.15%) MySQL
2 84 (38.01%) MongoDB
3 60 (27.15%) NoSQL
4 42 (19.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 34 (15.38%) Redis
6 22 (9.95%) Relational Database
7 20 (9.05%) SQL Server
8 13 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 13 (5.88%) ObjectStore
9 9 (4.07%) Big Data
10 8 (3.62%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.71%) DB2
12 6 (2.71%) Riak
13 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (1.36%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (25.34%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.86%) Cucumber
3 20 (9.05%) Maven
4 17 (7.69%) Mockito
4 17 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.33%) Hamcrest
6 13 (5.88%) RSpec
7 11 (4.98%) Subversion
8 9 (4.07%) JIRA
9 8 (3.62%) JUnit
10 6 (2.71%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.71%) RubyGems
11 5 (2.26%) Grunt
12 4 (1.81%) Selenium
12 4 (1.81%) PHPUnit
13 3 (1.36%) Hudson
13 3 (1.36%) Toad
14 2 (0.90%) Gradle
14 2 (0.90%) DbUnit
14 2 (0.90%) JBehave
General
1 13 (5.88%) Finance
2 9 (4.07%) Games
3 3 (1.36%) Back Office
4 2 (0.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Front Office
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (40.72%) Developer
2 47 (21.27%) Architect
3 25 (11.31%) Technical Architect
3 25 (11.31%) Python Developer
4 24 (10.86%) Java Developer
5 19 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (6.33%) DBA
7 13 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 13 (5.88%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 12 (5.43%) Consultant
9 10 (4.52%) Senior Architect
10 9 (4.07%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (4.07%) Administrator
11 8 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.62%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.62%) PHP Developer
11 8 (3.62%) Ruby Developer
12 7 (3.17%) Designer
12 7 (3.17%) Digital Architect
13 6 (2.71%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (39.37%) HTML
2 72 (32.58%) CSS
3 55 (24.89%) JSON
4 52 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 50 (22.62%) Django
6 43 (19.46%) REST
7 39 (17.65%) Ajax
8 38 (17.19%) HTML5
9 36 (16.29%) CSS3
10 25 (11.31%) Play Framework
11 24 (10.86%) XML
12 22 (9.95%) Spring
13 20 (9.05%) Hibernate
14 18 (8.14%) RESTful
15 16 (7.24%) Web Services
16 14 (6.33%) Grails
16 14 (6.33%) JDBC
17 13 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
17 13 (5.88%) Twisted
17 13 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.79%) Open Source
2 22 (9.95%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.33%) Derivative
4 13 (5.88%) Replication
4 13 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
5 12 (5.43%) Clustering
6 9 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.62%) Online Games
8 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.81%) iPhone
9 3 (1.36%) iPad
9 3 (1.36%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.90%) Physics
10 2 (0.90%) Social Network
10 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (38.46%) Linux
2 35 (15.84%) Windows
3 19 (8.60%) Ubuntu
4 13 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.98%) UNIX
6 5 (2.26%) CentOS
7 3 (1.36%) Debian
8 2 (0.90%) Android
9 1 (0.45%) OpenSolaris
9 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.67%) TDD
2 55 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (24.89%) Scrum
3 32 (14.48%) DevOps
4 31 (14.03%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (13.57%) Configuration Management
6 27 (12.22%) Software Architecture
7 25 (11.31%) Kanban
8 21 (9.50%) E-Commerce
9 20 (9.05%) Software Engineering
10 19 (8.60%) Web Development
10 19 (8.60%) User Stories
11 18 (8.14%) Product Management
12 17 (7.69%) OO
13 15 (6.79%) BDD
14 14 (6.33%) Release Management
14 14 (6.33%) SOA
15 13 (5.88%) OOD
16 12 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (5.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (32.58%) SQL
2 69 (31.22%) Ruby
3 66 (29.86%) JavaScript
4 57 (25.79%) Java
5 48 (21.72%) Python
6 29 (13.12%) Scala
7 21 (9.50%) PHP
8 17 (7.69%) Perl
9 15 (6.79%) Groovy
10 14 (6.33%) C++
11 13 (5.88%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.17%) C#
13 4 (1.81%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.81%) C
13 4 (1.81%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.90%) Erlang
15 1 (0.45%) C-shell
15 1 (0.45%) Clojure
15 1 (0.45%) Golang
15 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.79%) Degree
2 14 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (4.07%) Varnish
2 6 (2.71%) KVM
2 6 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.36%) Xen
5 2 (0.90%) Squid
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.45%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.45%) qmail
6 1 (0.45%) Postfix
6 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.45%) Snort
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (13.12%) Puppet
2 19 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (5.43%) HAProxy
4 9 (4.07%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.71%) Nagios
5 6 (2.71%) Salt
6 4 (1.81%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.90%) Nessus
7 2 (0.90%) Ansible
7 2 (0.90%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.45%) logstash
8 1 (0.45%) collectd
8 1 (0.45%) StatsD
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (24.43%) Oracle
2 15 (6.79%) Akamai
3 14 (6.33%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.43%) JBoss
5 11 (4.98%) SaltStack
6 9 (4.07%) Google
7 7 (3.17%) Rackspace
7 7 (3.17%) VMware
8 5 (2.26%) Sybase
8 5 (2.26%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.81%) Informatica
9 4 (1.81%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.81%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.36%) Vertica
10 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco
12 1 (0.45%) F5
12 1 (0.45%) Qualys
12 1 (0.45%) New Relic
12 1 (0.45%) Talend
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