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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 208 210 200
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 50 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 2.10% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 14
Average daily rate
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£363 £344 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £301 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
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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
1892 1665 1556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.22% 18.59% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 959 831
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 56
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 3 July 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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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 +3 28 £363 +7.40% 6
Berkshire +21 11 £360 +80.00% 6
East Sussex - 5 £300 - 3
Surrey -4 4 £425 +23.63% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 £400 - 1
PostgreSQL
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PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 74 (58.27%) Linux
2 72 (56.69%) Java
3 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (38.58%) Git (software)
5 46 (36.22%) Scrum
6 45 (35.43%) Apache
7 39 (30.71%) Jenkins
8 37 (29.13%) MySQL
8 37 (29.13%) Open Source
9 36 (28.35%) TDD
10 35 (27.56%) Web Services
11 33 (25.98%) Oracle
11 33 (25.98%) Python
12 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
12 31 (24.41%) SQL
13 30 (23.62%) HTML
13 30 (23.62%) DevOps
14 29 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (22.05%) OO
16 27 (21.26%) Java EE
17 26 (20.47%) Subversion
17 26 (20.47%) CSS
18 24 (18.90%) Web Development
18 24 (18.90%) BDD
19 21 (16.54%) Windows
19 21 (16.54%) Relational Database
20 20 (15.75%) Spring
20 20 (15.75%) TOGAF
21 19 (14.96%) SOAP
21 19 (14.96%) PHP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 45 (35.43%) Apache
2 18 (14.17%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.66%) nginx
4 10 (7.87%) JBoss
5 9 (7.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.36%) Confluence
8 2 (1.57%) uWSGI
8 2 (1.57%) MediaWiki
8 2 (1.57%) Liferay
8 2 (1.57%) Jetty
9 1 (0.79%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.79%) Mule
9 1 (0.79%) WordPress
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.79%) Moodle
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.79%) Drupal
9 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) GIMP
2 4 (3.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.02%) Internet
2 7 (5.51%) Firewall
2 7 (5.51%) LDAP
3 5 (3.94%) DNS
3 5 (3.94%) SAN
4 4 (3.15%) VPN
4 4 (3.15%) NAS
4 4 (3.15%) SSL
4 4 (3.15%) LAN
4 4 (3.15%) WAN
5 2 (1.57%) WLAN
5 2 (1.57%) IPv6
5 2 (1.57%) IPsec
5 2 (1.57%) OSPF
5 2 (1.57%) BGP
5 2 (1.57%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.57%) Network Security
6 1 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) MySQL
2 21 (16.54%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.81%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.15%) Redis
7 4 (3.15%) Big Data
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.36%) Ingres
9 2 (1.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (38.58%) Git (software)
2 39 (30.71%) Jenkins
3 26 (20.47%) Subversion
4 11 (8.66%) Gerrit
5 9 (7.09%) PHPUnit
6 8 (6.30%) Mockito
6 8 (6.30%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.30%) Selenium
6 8 (6.30%) JUnit
7 7 (5.51%) Maven
7 7 (5.51%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.94%) CruiseControl
9 4 (3.15%) Ant
9 4 (3.15%) NetBeans
9 4 (3.15%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.15%) JIRA
10 3 (2.36%) CppUnit
10 3 (2.36%) ClearQuest
10 3 (2.36%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.36%) NUnit
General
1 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
1 6 (4.72%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Retail
3 2 (1.57%) Publishing
4 1 (0.79%) Military
4 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (42.52%) Developer
2 28 (22.05%) Java Developer
3 25 (19.69%) Architect
4 23 (18.11%) Lead Architect
5 20 (15.75%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (14.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 19 (14.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (8.66%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Administrator
10 6 (4.72%) DBA
10 6 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL DBA
11 5 (3.94%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.15%) Ruby Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Java Architect
13 3 (2.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 3 (2.36%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.56%) Web Services
2 30 (23.62%) HTML
3 27 (21.26%) Java EE
4 26 (20.47%) CSS
5 20 (15.75%) Spring
6 19 (14.96%) SOAP
7 18 (14.17%) Hibernate
8 16 (12.60%) RESTful
9 15 (11.81%) jQuery
9 15 (11.81%) XML
10 14 (11.02%) EJB
11 13 (10.24%) REST
12 12 (9.45%) J2EE
13 11 (8.66%) JSON
13 11 (8.66%) AngularJS
14 9 (7.09%) PostGIS
15 8 (6.30%) OpenID
15 8 (6.30%) SAML
16 7 (5.51%) OAuth2
17 6 (4.72%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) GIS
2 5 (3.94%) Clustering
3 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.36%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.36%) Wiki
5 2 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.79%) Derivative
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 74 (58.27%) Linux
2 21 (16.54%) Windows
3 15 (11.81%) UNIX
4 8 (6.30%) CentOS
4 8 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.15%) Android
5 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.36%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.79%) Debian
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (36.22%) Scrum
3 37 (29.13%) Open Source
4 36 (28.35%) TDD
5 30 (23.62%) DevOps
6 29 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (22.05%) OO
8 24 (18.90%) Web Development
8 24 (18.90%) BDD
9 20 (15.75%) TOGAF
10 18 (14.17%) SOA
11 17 (13.39%) MVC
12 16 (12.60%) UML
13 15 (11.81%) Change Control
14 9 (7.09%) Unit Testing
15 7 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (5.51%) Process Management
15 7 (5.51%) Automated Testing
15 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
16 6 (4.72%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 72 (56.69%) Java
2 33 (25.98%) Python
3 31 (24.41%) SQL
3 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.96%) PHP
5 12 (9.45%) Perl
6 10 (7.87%) Ruby
7 6 (4.72%) PHP5
7 6 (4.72%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.36%) Korn
9 3 (2.36%) C
9 3 (2.36%) C++
10 2 (1.57%) VB
10 2 (1.57%) XQuery
10 2 (1.57%) XPath
10 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.57%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.79%) R
11 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) iptables
2 3 (2.36%) vCloud
2 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) Samba
3 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) Postfix
3 2 (1.57%) XenServer
3 2 (1.57%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.79%) Varnish
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (14.96%) Puppet
2 16 (12.60%) Ansible
3 14 (11.02%) Nagios
4 9 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.36%) Hyperic
5 3 (2.36%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.36%) Control-M
6 2 (1.57%) Salt
7 1 (0.79%) Kibana
7 1 (0.79%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.79%) logstash
7 1 (0.79%) Cacti
7 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (25.98%) Oracle
2 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.09%) VMware
4 8 (6.30%) Apigee
5 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.94%) Adobe
7 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.36%) Splunk
8 2 (1.57%) Sybase
8 2 (1.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.79%) NetApp
9 1 (0.79%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) HP
9 1 (0.79%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.79%) ESRI
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