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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 74 76 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.29% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.88% 1.52% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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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
160 197 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.51% 19.05% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 121 59
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (50.00%) Hyperic
2 3 (50.00%) logstash
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Mockito
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) PowerMock
2 3 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) jMock
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) VMware

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (50.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Mockito
2 3 (50.00%) jMock
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Build Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) PowerMock
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (50.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (50.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft