The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 30 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 13 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.99% 0.69% 4.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.38% 2.22% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £375 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £334
% change year-on-year
- +34.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
105 90 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.21% 30.93% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 60
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.43 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Oxford region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (43.75%) Release Management
3 7 (43.75%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) XSLT
4 6 (37.50%) XML Schema
4 6 (37.50%) RDF
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Drupal
4 6 (37.50%) SilverStripe
4 6 (37.50%) XPath
4 6 (37.50%) Perl
4 6 (37.50%) Symfony
4 6 (37.50%) Laravel
4 6 (37.50%) Secure Coding
5 5 (31.25%) Node.js
5 5 (31.25%) Docker
5 5 (31.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) GitHub
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Ember.js

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Drupal
1 6 (37.50%) SilverStripe
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.25%) GeoServer
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Perch
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
1 1 (6.25%) IPv6
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Laravel
1 6 (37.50%) Symfony
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) XML Schema
1 6 (37.50%) XSLT
2 5 (31.25%) Node.js
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) Django
4 2 (12.50%) Ember.js
4 2 (12.50%) Express
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (12.50%) Meteor
4 2 (12.50%) React
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Release Management
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) RDF
3 6 (37.50%) Secure Coding
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PHP
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
2 6 (37.50%) XPath
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) R
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Zend