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 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.98% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.80% 5.10% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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
125 196 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.78% 19.18% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 139 71
Median daily rate £475 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £488 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 3
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 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 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 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) GIS
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) EJB
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) JPA
4 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) OpenLayers
5 3 (30.00%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) SOA

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 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (30.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Development Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) EJB
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Java EE
2 4 (40.00%) JPA
2 4 (40.00%) OpenLayers
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) Flask
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Memcached
5 1 (10.00%) Pyramid
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (10.00%) Facebook
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter
3 1 (10.00%) Zend
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