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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 69 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.64% 2.07% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £456 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +78.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £441 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £471 £261
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +27.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.95 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -26.83%
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
194 145 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.80% 16.63% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 79 101
Average daily rate £400 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 £55.65 £9.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.92% +511.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 8 February 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (70.00%) Oracle
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Open Source
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) GIS
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (5.00%) PhpStorm
8 1 (5.00%) Docker
8 1 (5.00%) Redis
8 1 (5.00%) Behat
8 1 (5.00%) Jasmine

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.00%) Mocha
2 1 (5.00%) PhpStorm
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) RSpec
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) DBA
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (50.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL Specialist
4 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) GIS Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Behat
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS3
1 1 (5.00%) Django
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) Laravel
1 1 (5.00%) React
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (5.00%) Sass
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (5.00%) Symfony
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Information Management
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) ES6
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
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