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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 66 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.55% 1.12% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
PostgreSQL
Berkshire

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
159 179 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.47% 19.56% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 119 119
Median daily rate £450 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £11.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

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
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 24 May 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (40.91%) Puppet
3 8 (36.36%) Open Source
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) MySQL
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) HTTP
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) SSL
6 5 (22.73%) Nagios
6 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 5 (22.73%) Ansible
6 5 (22.73%) PostGIS
6 5 (22.73%) TeamCity
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) vSphere
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) JIRA

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 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) GeoServer
3 1 (4.55%) CloudStack
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
1 5 (22.73%) SSL
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (9.09%) GIS
5 1 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) TeamCity
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 2 (9.09%) RSpec
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.55%) Mocha
5 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) DBA
2 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Python Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Django Developer
4 2 (9.09%) GIS Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Python Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Architect
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
1 5 (22.73%) PostGIS
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) Django
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) React
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
4 1 (4.55%) Servlets
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Open Source
2 7 (31.82%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) ITSM
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Web Operations
7 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) ES6
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) KVM
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Ansible
2 5 (22.73%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Rackspace