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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 195 194 204
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 66 57 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.62% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.32% 3.27% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 12
Average daily rate
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£369 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+199.51% -36.95%
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
1986 1743 1661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.83% 18.95% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 997 878
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £13.32 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.70 £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
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 31 July 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 31 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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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 -15 28 £375 +11.11% 3
Berkshire +21 18 £350 +16.66% 10
Surrey -3 10 £325 -5.45% 3
East Sussex - 5 £300 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire -29 1 £375 -6.25%
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 78 (61.42%) Linux
2 59 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (44.09%) Java
4 55 (43.31%) Oracle
5 51 (40.16%) Git (software)
6 43 (33.86%) SQL
7 42 (33.07%) TDD
7 42 (33.07%) Scrum
8 40 (31.50%) MySQL
9 39 (30.71%) Python
10 38 (29.92%) HTML
11 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
12 34 (26.77%) Jenkins
13 32 (25.20%) Web Services
14 29 (22.83%) CSS
15 27 (21.26%) Windows
16 26 (20.47%) Apache
17 25 (19.69%) MVC
18 24 (18.90%) OO
18 24 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (18.90%) DevOps
19 23 (18.11%) Relational Database
19 23 (18.11%) UNIX
20 22 (17.32%) BDD
21 21 (16.54%) EJB
21 21 (16.54%) PHP
21 21 (16.54%) Spring
22 20 (15.75%) Web Development
22 20 (15.75%) jQuery
22 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (20.47%) Apache
2 12 (9.45%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.45%) Oracle Spatial
3 11 (8.66%) JBoss
4 9 (7.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (7.09%) nginx
5 3 (2.36%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.57%) Liferay
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.79%) Moodle
7 1 (0.79%) Confluence
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.79%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.79%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
7 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.79%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) GIMP
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.24%) Internet
2 8 (6.30%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (5.51%) DNS
4 5 (3.94%) LDAP
5 4 (3.15%) SAN
5 4 (3.15%) Firewall
6 3 (2.36%) VPN
6 3 (2.36%) LAN
6 3 (2.36%) SSL
6 3 (2.36%) WAN
6 3 (2.36%) NAS
7 2 (1.57%) SSH
7 2 (1.57%) WLAN
8 1 (0.79%) IPv6
8 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.79%) SNMP
8 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.79%) IPsec
8 1 (0.79%) OSPF
8 1 (0.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.50%) MySQL
2 23 (18.11%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.24%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.15%) DB2
7 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.15%) Redis
7 4 (3.15%) Big Data
8 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.57%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (1.57%) QlikView
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.79%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 51 (40.16%) Git (software)
2 34 (26.77%) Jenkins
3 19 (14.96%) Subversion
4 14 (11.02%) TeamCity
5 12 (9.45%) PHPUnit
6 8 (6.30%) Gerrit
7 7 (5.51%) Maven
8 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.94%) Mockito
9 5 (3.94%) JUnit
10 4 (3.15%) Selenium
11 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.36%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (2.36%) CruiseControl
12 2 (1.57%) Ant
12 2 (1.57%) NetBeans
12 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.57%) JIRA
12 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.57%) Bazaar
General
1 8 (6.30%) Back Office
1 8 (6.30%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.57%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (45.67%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.81%) PHP Developer
3 15 (11.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) DBA
5 11 (8.66%) Architect
6 9 (7.09%) Administrator
7 8 (6.30%) Lead Architect
8 7 (5.51%) OSS Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 6 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.15%) Analyst
11 4 (3.15%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.92%) HTML
2 32 (25.20%) Web Services
3 29 (22.83%) CSS
4 21 (16.54%) EJB
4 21 (16.54%) Spring
5 20 (15.75%) jQuery
6 19 (14.96%) Hibernate
6 19 (14.96%) AngularJS
7 16 (12.60%) REST
7 16 (12.60%) SOAP
7 16 (12.60%) Java EE
8 14 (11.02%) JSON
8 14 (11.02%) RESTful
9 13 (10.24%) Spring MVC
10 12 (9.45%) XML
11 11 (8.66%) J2EE
12 7 (5.51%) JPA
12 7 (5.51%) PostGIS
13 6 (4.72%) HTML5
13 6 (4.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) GIS
2 6 (4.72%) Clustering
3 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.36%) Ontologies
4 3 (2.36%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 78 (61.42%) Linux
2 27 (21.26%) Windows
3 23 (18.11%) UNIX
4 10 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.72%) CentOS
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.36%) Android
8 3 (2.36%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.57%) Solaris
9 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.07%) TDD
2 42 (33.07%) Scrum
3 25 (19.69%) MVC
4 24 (18.90%) OO
4 24 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (18.90%) DevOps
5 22 (17.32%) BDD
6 20 (15.75%) Open Source
6 20 (15.75%) Web Development
7 15 (11.81%) SOA
8 14 (11.02%) Change Control
9 12 (9.45%) UML
10 11 (8.66%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.87%) User Stories
11 10 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.30%) OOP
14 7 (5.51%) Process Management
14 7 (5.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.09%) Java
2 43 (33.86%) SQL
3 39 (30.71%) Python
4 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 21 (16.54%) PHP
6 18 (14.17%) Perl
7 11 (8.66%) Ruby
8 9 (7.09%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.30%) PHP5
10 6 (4.72%) Korn
11 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.57%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.57%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) VBA
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) C++
12 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.36%) Degree
4 2 (1.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Docker
2 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.57%) iptables
3 2 (1.57%) Samba
3 2 (1.57%) vCloud
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) Postfix
4 1 (0.79%) XenServer
4 1 (0.79%) Varnish
4 1 (0.79%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) Puppet
2 13 (10.24%) Ansible
3 12 (9.45%) Nagios
4 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.36%) Hyperic
5 3 (2.36%) Control-M
5 3 (2.36%) OPNET
6 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.79%) Salt
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.79%) Cacti
7 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 55 (43.31%) Oracle
2 18 (14.17%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.51%) VMware
5 5 (3.94%) Apigee
6 4 (3.15%) Adobe
7 3 (2.36%) Citrix
7 3 (2.36%) Greenplum
7 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.36%) Splunk
7 3 (2.36%) Talend
7 3 (2.36%) Cerion
8 2 (1.57%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.57%) Tableau
8 2 (1.57%) Sybase
9 1 (0.79%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Informatica
9 1 (0.79%) NetApp
9 1 (0.79%) Sun
9 1 (0.79%) HP
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