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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 37 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.85% 2.35% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.90% 7.29% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -6.59%
PostgreSQL
Oxfordshire

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
101 96 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.77% 32.21% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 74 85
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £241 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.43 £36.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.91% +51.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 6 (42.86%) Release Management
4 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Laravel
5 5 (35.71%) SilverStripe
5 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 5 (35.71%) Secure Coding
5 5 (35.71%) Drupal
5 5 (35.71%) Symfony
5 5 (35.71%) XPath
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) XSLT
5 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
5 5 (35.71%) RDF
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js
7 3 (21.43%) GitHub
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby

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 5 (35.71%) Drupal
1 5 (35.71%) SilverStripe
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.14%) GeoServer
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Perch
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Redis
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) GIS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) GIS Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) Laravel
2 5 (35.71%) Symfony
2 5 (35.71%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
2 5 (35.71%) XSLT
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 2 (14.29%) Express
4 2 (14.29%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (14.29%) Meteor
4 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
4 2 (14.29%) React
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
4 5 (35.71%) RDF
4 5 (35.71%) Secure Coding
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
8 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) XPath
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) R
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) ESRI
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Zend