The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 55 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.71% 0.22% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.94% 1.46% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£356 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+199.51% -36.95%
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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
161 137 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.20% 15.22% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 65 68
Average daily rate £400 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £652
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 16 (84.21%) Python
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 13 (68.42%) Java
5 12 (63.16%) Oracle
6 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) TDD
6 11 (57.89%) Spring
6 11 (57.89%) GIS
7 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
7 10 (52.63%) Scrum
7 10 (52.63%) MVC
7 10 (52.63%) Oracle Spatial
7 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
7 10 (52.63%) jQuery
7 10 (52.63%) EJB
7 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
7 10 (52.63%) TeamCity
7 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
7 10 (52.63%) User Stories
8 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
9 8 (42.11%) Linux
10 7 (36.84%) Java EE
10 7 (36.84%) JPA
11 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
11 4 (21.05%) SQL
11 4 (21.05%) UNIX
12 3 (15.79%) MySQL
12 3 (15.79%) Ajax

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (52.63%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WLAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) SNMP
2 1 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 10 (52.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
3 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 10 (52.63%) EJB
3 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
4 7 (36.84%) JPA
4 7 (36.84%) Java EE
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) Django
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) User Stories
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Python
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft