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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 143 212 186
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -26
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 113 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.22% 0.23% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.31% 1.12% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £262 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.04% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £242 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £423 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £296 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.14% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.83% +68.33%
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
1545 1699 1432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.73% 20.16% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 856 800
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 59 34
Average hourly rate £36.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.98 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +23 52 £318 +4.52% 8
Oxfordshire - 17 £325 - 8
Buckinghamshire +4 15 - -
Berkshire +6 8 £344 +34.27% 15
East Sussex +3 7 £310 +24.00% 3
Surrey -1 5 £315 +25.49% 2
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 108 (55.67%) Linux
2 91 (46.91%) SQL
3 68 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (34.54%) UNIX
5 62 (31.96%) MySQL
6 61 (31.44%) Apache
7 59 (30.41%) Python
7 59 (30.41%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (27.32%) Subversion
9 51 (26.29%) Java
10 47 (24.23%) XML
11 46 (23.71%) Jenkins
12 42 (21.65%) Scrum
13 40 (20.62%) Open Source
14 37 (19.07%) Perl
14 37 (19.07%) Oracle
15 36 (18.56%) PHP
15 36 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
15 36 (18.56%) Microsoft
16 34 (17.53%) PostGIS
17 32 (16.49%) Configuration Management
17 32 (16.49%) JavaScript
18 31 (15.98%) Eclipse
18 31 (15.98%) Security Cleared
19 30 (15.46%) Git (software)
19 30 (15.46%) Web Services
19 30 (15.46%) Telecoms
19 30 (15.46%) TDD
20 29 (14.95%) Business Objects
20 29 (14.95%) UML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 61 (31.44%) Apache
2 20 (10.31%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.19%) uWSGI
4 11 (5.67%) Apache Solr
5 9 (4.64%) CMS
6 7 (3.61%) Node.js
6 7 (3.61%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.09%) JBoss
8 5 (2.58%) Drupal
8 5 (2.58%) Confluence
9 2 (1.03%) Mule
9 2 (1.03%) Jetty
9 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) WildFly
10 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.52%) nginx
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.52%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 22 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.22%) MS Visio
2 14 (7.22%) MS Office
3 7 (3.61%) Photoshop
4 6 (3.09%) GIMP
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.06%) Magento
2 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.64%) SaaS
3 6 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
5 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.43%) Internet
2 26 (13.40%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (4.64%) 2G
3 9 (4.64%) 3G
4 8 (4.12%) DNS
5 7 (3.61%) SNMP
6 6 (3.09%) Telnet
6 6 (3.09%) LTE
7 4 (2.06%) 4G
7 4 (2.06%) IMAP
7 4 (2.06%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.06%) SMTP
7 4 (2.06%) HTTP
8 3 (1.55%) DHCP
8 3 (1.55%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.03%) SSH
9 2 (1.03%) VPN
9 2 (1.03%) Firewall
9 2 (1.03%) SSL
10 1 (0.52%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (31.96%) MySQL
2 36 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (11.86%) Ingres
4 13 (6.70%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.15%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.55%) MarkLogic
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.03%) Big Data
11 2 (1.03%) BaseX
12 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 53 (27.32%) Subversion
2 46 (23.71%) Jenkins
3 31 (15.98%) Eclipse
4 30 (15.46%) Git (software)
5 27 (13.92%) Maven
6 24 (12.37%) NUnit
6 24 (12.37%) Ant
7 23 (11.86%) ClearCase
7 23 (11.86%) CruiseControl
7 23 (11.86%) CppUnit
7 23 (11.86%) GoogleTest
8 22 (11.34%) ClearQuest
9 16 (8.25%) JIRA
9 16 (8.25%) Cucumber
10 10 (5.15%) JUnit
11 9 (4.64%) FitNesse
12 7 (3.61%) JMeter
13 6 (3.09%) NetBeans
14 5 (2.58%) Selenium
14 5 (2.58%) Mockito
General
1 30 (15.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.55%) Publishing
3 2 (1.03%) Advertising
3 2 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (46.91%) Developer
2 45 (23.20%) Architect
3 34 (17.53%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (8.76%) Database Developer
5 16 (8.25%) Lead Architect
6 13 (6.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 12 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.19%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.15%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.12%) C Developer
10 7 (3.61%) DBA
10 7 (3.61%) Administrator
11 6 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.09%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.09%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.09%) Technical Design Authority
12 5 (2.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (2.58%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (24.23%) XML
2 34 (17.53%) PostGIS
3 30 (15.46%) Web Services
4 27 (13.92%) RESTful
5 24 (12.37%) HTML
5 24 (12.37%) CSS
6 23 (11.86%) J2EE
6 23 (11.86%) Motif
6 23 (11.86%) wxWidgets
7 16 (8.25%) SOAP
8 15 (7.73%) Java EE
9 14 (7.22%) Spring
9 14 (7.22%) jQuery
10 13 (6.70%) REST
11 12 (6.19%) Regular Expression
11 12 (6.19%) WSGI
12 10 (5.15%) JSON
13 9 (4.64%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (4.64%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.62%) Open Source
2 23 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.70%) GIS
4 8 (4.12%) Derivative
5 7 (3.61%) Wiki
6 4 (2.06%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.55%) HACMP
7 3 (1.55%) Replication
7 3 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 108 (55.67%) Linux
2 67 (34.54%) UNIX
3 23 (11.86%) Windows
4 8 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.61%) CentOS
6 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.06%) AIX
7 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.52%) HPUX
9 1 (0.52%) Solaris
9 1 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.52%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (30.41%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (21.65%) Scrum
4 32 (16.49%) Configuration Management
5 30 (15.46%) TDD
6 29 (14.95%) UML
7 27 (13.92%) OO
8 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
9 23 (11.86%) OOD
10 21 (10.82%) DevOps
11 20 (10.31%) ETL
11 20 (10.31%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (8.76%) Project Management
12 17 (8.76%) BDD
13 16 (8.25%) Analytics
14 14 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (7.22%) Web Development
15 13 (6.70%) TOGAF
15 13 (6.70%) Use Case
16 12 (6.19%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (46.91%) SQL
2 59 (30.41%) Python
3 51 (26.29%) Java
4 37 (19.07%) Perl
5 36 (18.56%) PHP
6 32 (16.49%) JavaScript
7 23 (11.86%) C
8 22 (11.34%) C++
9 15 (7.73%) C#
9 15 (7.73%) Shell Script
10 13 (6.70%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.61%) PHP5
12 5 (2.58%) Ruby
13 4 (2.06%) XPath
13 4 (2.06%) XQuery
14 2 (1.03%) R
15 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.52%) Scala
15 1 (0.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (15.98%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.06%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.06%) Degree
4 3 (1.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Shibboleth
2 9 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.06%) vSphere
4 3 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.55%) vCloud
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.03%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.52%) Docker
6 1 (0.52%) HDFS
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.52%) Samba
6 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) Postfix
6 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (14.95%) Puppet
2 5 (2.58%) ZABBIX
3 4 (2.06%) logstash
3 4 (2.06%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.06%) WebInspect
4 3 (1.55%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.55%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.03%) Ansible
6 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.52%) Nagios
6 1 (0.52%) Salt
6 1 (0.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (19.07%) Oracle
2 36 (18.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (14.95%) Business Objects
4 24 (12.37%) Red Hat
5 23 (11.86%) Greenplum
6 20 (10.31%) VMware
7 9 (4.64%) Ericsson
8 7 (3.61%) Nortel
8 7 (3.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 7 (3.61%) Huawei
9 6 (3.09%) Adobe
9 6 (3.09%) Remedy
10 4 (2.06%) IBM
10 4 (2.06%) Sybase
10 4 (2.06%) Tripwire
10 4 (2.06%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.03%) Talend
11 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.03%) EMC
11 2 (1.03%) BMC
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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