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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 152 215 192
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -23
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 107 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 1.20% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 14 10
Average daily rate
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£313 £288 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £244 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
- +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 - £34.00
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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
1758 1839 1580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.73% 21.57% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 938 869
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 58 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -15.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.90 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.50 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +24 51 £302 -6.97% 14
Buckinghamshire 0 14 - -
Oxfordshire - 12 £413 - 5
Surrey +1 10 £310 +23.50%
Berkshire +4 8 £344 +31.20% 2
East Sussex 0 3 £350 +40.00% 3
West Sussex - 3 £375 -
Kent - 2 £425 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 109 (58.92%) Linux
2 89 (48.11%) SQL
3 66 (35.68%) MySQL
4 65 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (34.59%) UNIX
6 52 (28.11%) Python
7 51 (27.57%) Jenkins
8 50 (27.03%) Oracle
8 50 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (24.32%) Subversion
9 45 (24.32%) Apache
10 44 (23.78%) Scrum
11 40 (21.62%) XML
12 39 (21.08%) Data Warehouse
13 38 (20.54%) Microsoft
14 37 (20.00%) Perl
14 37 (20.00%) PostGIS
15 35 (18.92%) Java
15 35 (18.92%) Web Services
16 34 (18.38%) Puppet
17 33 (17.84%) PHP
17 33 (17.84%) Eclipse
18 32 (17.30%) Telecoms
18 32 (17.30%) Business Objects
19 31 (16.76%) Internet
20 30 (16.22%) Configuration Management
20 30 (16.22%) TDD
20 30 (16.22%) Maven
20 30 (16.22%) Security Cleared
20 30 (16.22%) RESTful

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (24.32%) Apache
2 20 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 14 (7.57%) Apache Solr
4 9 (4.86%) CMS
4 9 (4.86%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.32%) uWSGI
6 7 (3.78%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.78%) Node.js
7 6 (3.24%) JBoss
8 4 (2.16%) Confluence
9 3 (1.62%) Drupal
10 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.54%) Mule
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 24 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.19%) MS Office
2 17 (9.19%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.78%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.16%) GIMP
5 2 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.16%) Magento
2 2 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.49%) SaaS
3 7 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.08%) Heroku
5 2 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.76%) Internet
2 27 (14.59%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (5.95%) 2G
3 11 (5.95%) DNS
3 11 (5.95%) 3G
4 10 (5.41%) SNMP
5 8 (4.32%) Telnet
5 8 (4.32%) LTE
6 5 (2.70%) 4G
6 5 (2.70%) SMTP
6 5 (2.70%) DHCP
6 5 (2.70%) HTTP
7 4 (2.16%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.16%) IMAP
8 3 (1.62%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (1.62%) SSH
8 3 (1.62%) SSL
9 1 (0.54%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (35.68%) MySQL
2 39 (21.08%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (10.81%) Ingres
4 14 (7.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.86%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (2.16%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.62%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.62%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.08%) Big Data
12 1 (0.54%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 51 (27.57%) Jenkins
2 45 (24.32%) Subversion
3 33 (17.84%) Eclipse
4 30 (16.22%) Maven
5 22 (11.89%) NUnit
5 22 (11.89%) Ant
6 21 (11.35%) Cucumber
6 21 (11.35%) Git (software)
7 20 (10.81%) CruiseControl
7 20 (10.81%) ClearCase
7 20 (10.81%) CppUnit
7 20 (10.81%) GoogleTest
8 19 (10.27%) ClearQuest
9 18 (9.73%) JIRA
10 12 (6.49%) FitNesse
11 11 (5.95%) JUnit
12 7 (3.78%) JMeter
13 5 (2.70%) Mockito
13 5 (2.70%) Selenium
13 5 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (17.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.08%) Advertising
2 2 (1.08%) Retail
3 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (48.65%) Developer
2 32 (17.30%) Architect
3 24 (12.97%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (10.81%) Database Developer
5 10 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 9 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.32%) DBA
8 7 (3.78%) C Developer
8 7 (3.78%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.24%) Analyst
9 6 (3.24%) Administrator
9 6 (3.24%) PHP Developer
9 6 (3.24%) Technical Design Authority
10 5 (2.70%) Designer
10 5 (2.70%) GIS Developer
10 5 (2.70%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (2.70%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.70%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.62%) XML
2 37 (20.00%) PostGIS
3 35 (18.92%) Web Services
4 30 (16.22%) RESTful
5 23 (12.43%) J2EE
6 21 (11.35%) HTML
7 20 (10.81%) wxWidgets
7 20 (10.81%) CSS
7 20 (10.81%) Motif
8 16 (8.65%) SOAP
9 13 (7.03%) REST
9 13 (7.03%) jQuery
10 12 (6.49%) HTML5
11 10 (5.41%) .NET
11 10 (5.41%) JSON
11 10 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (5.41%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.86%) Backbone.js
12 9 (4.86%) Spring
13 8 (4.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Open Source
2 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.11%) GIS
4 7 (3.78%) Derivative
5 3 (1.62%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.62%) Replication
5 3 (1.62%) HACMP
6 2 (1.08%) Wiki
7 1 (0.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 109 (58.92%) Linux
2 64 (34.59%) UNIX
3 22 (11.89%) Windows
4 9 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.78%) CentOS
6 6 (3.24%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.16%) AIX
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.08%) Solaris
9 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.54%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.54%) HPUX
10 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (23.78%) Scrum
4 30 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 30 (16.22%) TDD
5 25 (13.51%) ETL
6 24 (12.97%) UML
7 23 (12.43%) OO
7 23 (12.43%) Requirements Analysis
8 22 (11.89%) DevOps
9 20 (10.81%) OOD
10 18 (9.73%) Software Engineering
11 16 (8.65%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (8.65%) BDD
12 15 (8.11%) Project Management
13 13 (7.03%) Analytics
13 13 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.49%) Use Case
14 12 (6.49%) MVC
14 12 (6.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 89 (48.11%) SQL
2 52 (28.11%) Python
3 37 (20.00%) Perl
4 35 (18.92%) Java
5 33 (17.84%) PHP
6 28 (15.14%) JavaScript
7 23 (12.43%) C++
8 20 (10.81%) C
9 18 (9.73%) C#
10 13 (7.03%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.86%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.78%) PHP5
13 5 (2.70%) Ruby
14 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.54%) Scala
15 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.54%) AWK
15 1 (0.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 30 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 21 (11.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.16%) ISEB
3 4 (2.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (4.32%) Shibboleth
2 4 (2.16%) vSphere
3 3 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.62%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.08%) vCloud
5 1 (0.54%) Docker
5 1 (0.54%) HDFS
5 1 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (18.38%) Puppet
2 8 (4.32%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.24%) yum
4 5 (2.70%) WebInspect
5 3 (1.62%) Hyperic
5 3 (1.62%) logstash
5 3 (1.62%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.62%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (27.03%) Oracle
2 38 (20.54%) Microsoft
3 32 (17.30%) Business Objects
4 25 (13.51%) Red Hat
4 25 (13.51%) Greenplum
5 19 (10.27%) VMware
6 11 (5.95%) Ericsson
7 9 (4.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 9 (4.86%) Huawei
7 9 (4.86%) Nortel
8 6 (3.24%) Remedy
8 6 (3.24%) Tripwire
9 4 (2.16%) Sybase
9 4 (2.16%) IBM
9 4 (2.16%) EMC
9 4 (2.16%) Adobe
9 4 (2.16%) Talend
9 4 (2.16%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.08%) BMC
10 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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