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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK / Scotland
Rank 98 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.34% 2.59% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £436 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +29.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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
384 580 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.34% 22.42% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 344 323
Median daily rate £375 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +20 8 £400 +14.28% 1
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) PostGIS
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (30.77%) Spatial Data
5 4 (30.77%) Ansible
5 4 (30.77%) Docker
5 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) QGIS
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) GIS
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 3 (23.08%) CMS
6 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Apache
6 3 (23.08%) Tomcat

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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) GIS
1 4 (30.77%) QGIS
1 4 (30.77%) Spatial Data
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) Ant
3 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 3 (23.08%) Flyway
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) GitLab
4 1 (7.69%) Gradle
4 1 (7.69%) JBehave
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) PostGIS
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) React
6 1 (7.69%) Celery
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) Flask
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) JPA
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (30.77%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (23.08%) Case Management
6 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Microservices
6 3 (23.08%) Service Design
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Google
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