The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 63 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 1.48% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 6.86% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 2
Median daily rate - £425 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £436 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +29.25%
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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
121 204 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.29% 21.59% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 148 95
Median daily rate £463 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.92%
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 Reading

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Java EE
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) GIS
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (44.44%) EJB
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) JPA
4 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) User Stories
4 4 (44.44%) OpenLayers
5 3 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (33.33%) LAMP
5 3 (33.33%) Linux

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DDNS
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
1 2 (22.22%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) GIS
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) CouchDB
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) DbUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) jMock
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Mockito
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Django Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Spring MVC
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) EJB
3 4 (44.44%) JPA
3 4 (44.44%) OpenLayers
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Django
5 1 (11.11%) Servlets
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) Symfony
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Zend