The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 117 137 117
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.19% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 1.02% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 13
Median daily rate £355 £300 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £285 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £370 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+271.87% -77.14%
PostgreSQL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
499 589 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.71% 18.24% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 322 365
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £10.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £32.43 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Scotland region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Scotland region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 - - 4
West Lothian +8 2 £355 +18.33%
Edinburgh +10 1 - -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 9 (47.37%) Logical Data Model
2 9 (47.37%) Physical Data Model
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Data Modelling
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) IBM
6 5 (26.32%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) DB2
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (26.32%) Apache
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
6 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (26.32%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (26.32%) Change Data Capture
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (26.32%) Talend
6 5 (26.32%) Netezza
6 5 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (26.32%) IBM PureData
7 4 (21.05%) User Experience

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) lighttpd
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) FTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) IPv4
1 3 (15.79%) IPv6
1 3 (15.79%) Kerberos
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
1 3 (15.79%) SMTP
1 3 (15.79%) SNMP
1 3 (15.79%) SSH
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
4 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (26.32%) DB2
5 5 (26.32%) IBM PureData
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
6 4 (21.05%) Spatial Data
7 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.26%) GIS
8 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modeller
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) ETL Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 4 (21.05%) PostGIS
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Django
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) LAMP
3 3 (15.79%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) Laravel
3 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.79%) Regular Expression
4 2 (10.53%) EclipseLink
4 2 (10.53%) EJB
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) JDBC
4 2 (10.53%) JMS
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) WSDL
4 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
4 2 (10.53%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Debian
2 3 (15.79%) SUSE
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Data Modelling
1 9 (47.37%) Logical Data Model
1 9 (47.37%) Physical Data Model
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Change Data Capture
2 5 (26.32%) ETL
2 5 (26.32%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Product Management
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.79%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) AspectJ
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Dovecot
2 2 (10.53%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cacti
1 3 (15.79%) Munin
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (26.32%) Netezza
2 5 (26.32%) Talend
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat