The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 170 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 103 71 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.04% 0.78% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.85% 4.07% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 13
Average daily rate
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£388 £336 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.24% -2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £414 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -67.77%
PostgreSQL
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2125 1744 1764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.44% 19.07% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1289 1007 946
Average daily rate £375 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.04 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +6 55 £395 +17.47% 6
Berkshire +18 24 £375 +25.00% 6
Surrey -1 17 £313 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
East Sussex -3 1 - - 3
West Sussex -19 1 £450 +37.93% 1
Oxfordshire -30 1 £375 -7.69% 2
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 87 (59.18%) Linux
2 79 (53.74%) Oracle
3 75 (51.02%) SQL
4 55 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (36.05%) Java
6 45 (30.61%) Git (software)
7 41 (27.89%) MySQL
8 39 (26.53%) TDD
9 38 (25.85%) Scrum
9 38 (25.85%) HTML
9 38 (25.85%) Windows
9 38 (25.85%) Python
10 37 (25.17%) UNIX
10 37 (25.17%) JavaScript
11 29 (19.73%) Perl
11 29 (19.73%) Web Services
11 29 (19.73%) CSS
11 29 (19.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (19.05%) MVC
13 27 (18.37%) Red Hat
14 26 (17.69%) Jenkins
15 24 (16.33%) Relational Database
16 23 (15.65%) Security Cleared
16 23 (15.65%) EJB
16 23 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
17 22 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (14.97%) VMware
17 22 (14.97%) Spring
18 21 (14.29%) jQuery

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (9.52%) JBoss
1 14 (9.52%) Oracle Spatial
2 13 (8.84%) Apache
3 9 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.72%) nginx
5 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.36%) Liferay
6 2 (1.36%) Jetty
7 1 (0.68%) WordPress
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.68%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.68%) Moodle
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.68%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) GIMP
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Heroku
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) Firewall
2 13 (8.84%) IPv4
2 13 (8.84%) IPv6
2 13 (8.84%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (6.80%) Internet
4 7 (4.76%) SNMP
4 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.08%) DNS
6 4 (2.72%) SAN
7 3 (2.04%) LDAP
8 2 (1.36%) LAN
8 2 (1.36%) WLAN
8 2 (1.36%) WAN
8 2 (1.36%) SSL
8 2 (1.36%) VPN
8 2 (1.36%) ASN.1
8 2 (1.36%) SSH
8 2 (1.36%) NAS
9 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.89%) MySQL
2 24 (16.33%) Relational Database
3 21 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.80%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.08%) OLTP
5 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.72%) Redis
7 4 (2.72%) Big Data
7 4 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.72%) DB2
8 3 (2.04%) QlikView
8 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (30.61%) Git (software)
2 26 (17.69%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.88%) TeamCity
4 14 (9.52%) Subversion
5 11 (7.48%) PHPUnit
6 9 (6.12%) Maven
7 8 (5.44%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.72%) JUnit
9 4 (2.72%) Mockito
9 4 (2.72%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.72%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.04%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (2.04%) Gradle
10 3 (2.04%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.04%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.36%) Ant
11 2 (1.36%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.36%) JIRA
11 2 (1.36%) Selenium
General
1 12 (8.16%) Back Office
2 10 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.76%) Finance
4 3 (2.04%) Advertising
5 2 (1.36%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (40.14%) Developer
2 25 (17.01%) DBA
3 24 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 13 (8.84%) Administrator
6 12 (8.16%) OSS Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 10 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.76%) SQL DBA
9 7 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Designer
9 7 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Monitoring Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Back Office Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Designer
11 5 (3.40%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.40%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.85%) HTML
2 29 (19.73%) CSS
2 29 (19.73%) Web Services
3 23 (15.65%) EJB
4 22 (14.97%) Spring
5 21 (14.29%) jQuery
5 21 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 18 (12.24%) Hibernate
7 16 (10.88%) SOAP
7 16 (10.88%) REST
8 15 (10.20%) Spring MVC
9 13 (8.84%) JSON
10 12 (8.16%) J2EE
11 11 (7.48%) XML
11 11 (7.48%) RESTful
12 8 (5.44%) PostGIS
13 7 (4.76%) Java EE
13 7 (4.76%) JPA
14 6 (4.08%) Ajax
14 6 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) GIS
2 9 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.44%) Ontologies
4 7 (4.76%) Clustering
5 6 (4.08%) Replication
5 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 87 (59.18%) Linux
2 38 (25.85%) Windows
3 37 (25.17%) UNIX
4 29 (19.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.72%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.36%) Android
8 2 (1.36%) Solaris
9 1 (0.68%) CentOS
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.53%) TDD
3 38 (25.85%) Scrum
4 28 (19.05%) MVC
5 23 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (14.29%) OO
8 18 (12.24%) Web Development
8 18 (12.24%) BDD
8 18 (12.24%) DevOps
9 12 (8.16%) SOA
10 11 (7.48%) UML
10 11 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (7.48%) Change Control
10 11 (7.48%) User Stories
11 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.12%) Open Source
12 9 (6.12%) Project Management
12 9 (6.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 75 (51.02%) SQL
2 53 (36.05%) Java
3 38 (25.85%) Python
4 37 (25.17%) JavaScript
5 29 (19.73%) Perl
6 20 (13.61%) Bash Shell
7 19 (12.93%) PHP
8 10 (6.80%) Ruby
9 9 (6.12%) Korn
10 8 (5.44%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.76%) PHP5
12 2 (1.36%) Groovy
12 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.36%) VB
12 2 (1.36%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.68%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) C
13 1 (0.68%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (15.65%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.12%) Degree
4 4 (2.72%) HND
5 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.52%) vSphere
2 13 (8.84%) VMware ESX
3 8 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.40%) Docker
5 2 (1.36%) vCloud
6 1 (0.68%) iptables
6 1 (0.68%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.68%) Varnish
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) Firmware
6 1 (0.68%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Puppet
2 8 (5.44%) Ansible
2 8 (5.44%) OPNET
3 6 (4.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (3.40%) Nagios
5 4 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.36%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) Control-M
7 1 (0.68%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.68%) Cacti
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 79 (53.74%) Oracle
2 27 (18.37%) Red Hat
3 22 (14.97%) VMware
3 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.44%) Greenplum
4 8 (5.44%) Talend
4 8 (5.44%) Cerion
5 7 (4.76%) Citrix
6 6 (4.08%) SolarWinds
6 6 (4.08%) ComArch
7 3 (2.04%) Alteryx
7 3 (2.04%) Informatica
7 3 (2.04%) Adobe
7 3 (2.04%) Tableau
8 2 (1.36%) Apigee
8 2 (1.36%) Sybase
9 1 (0.68%) IBM
9 1 (0.68%) NetApp
9 1 (0.68%) Sun
9 1 (0.68%) HP
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Mason Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago