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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 187 143 217
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +74
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 59 125 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 1.31% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.35% 7.38% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 15
Average daily rate £375 £363 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +30.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £283 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £285
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
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
1761 1694 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.57% 17.75% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 979 900
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 34 £394 +14.54% 7
Berkshire +7 7 £375 +9.09% 7
Buckinghamshire +4 6 - - 1
Oxfordshire -6 5 £350 +7.69% 11
West Sussex - 3 £338 - 2
East Sussex +5 1 £300 -3.22% 4
Surrey -11 1 £375 +20.00% 2
Middlesex -12 1 £400 -1.53%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 72 (47.06%) Linux
2 70 (45.75%) Oracle
3 66 (43.14%) SQL
4 62 (40.52%) Java
5 44 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (23.53%) Scrum
7 35 (22.88%) Spring
8 34 (22.22%) Unix
9 29 (18.95%) JIRA
10 28 (18.30%) Subversion
10 28 (18.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (17.65%) Hibernate
12 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
13 25 (16.34%) VMware
13 25 (16.34%) Gradle
14 24 (15.69%) Cucumber
14 24 (15.69%) JUnit
14 24 (15.69%) MVC
15 23 (15.03%) MySQL
16 22 (14.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 21 (13.73%) Open Source
17 21 (13.73%) XML
17 21 (13.73%) UML
18 20 (13.07%) JBoss
18 20 (13.07%) Windows
18 20 (13.07%) Selenium
18 20 (13.07%) Security Cleared
18 20 (13.07%) Artifactory
19 19 (12.42%) CSS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (13.07%) JBoss
2 9 (5.88%) Apache
2 9 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.92%) Node.js
3 6 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.61%) Jetty
4 4 (2.61%) nginx
4 4 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.31%) Confluence
6 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.65%) Liferay
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) GIMP
2 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.65%) Minerva
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.96%) SaaS
2 3 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) Firewall
1 11 (7.19%) IPv6
2 10 (6.54%) IPv4
3 7 (4.58%) DNS
4 6 (3.92%) LDAP
5 5 (3.27%) VLAN
6 4 (2.61%) HTTP
7 3 (1.96%) Internet
7 3 (1.96%) SAN
7 3 (1.96%) SSH
7 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.31%) AMQP
8 2 (1.31%) ASN.1
8 2 (1.31%) DHCP
8 2 (1.31%) NAS
8 2 (1.31%) Network Security
8 2 (1.31%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.31%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (1.31%) SSL
8 2 (1.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.03%) MySQL
3 15 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 15 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.88%) OLTP
6 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
6 8 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.92%) Ingres
9 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.96%) GIS
Development Applications
1 29 (18.95%) JIRA
2 28 (18.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 28 (18.30%) Subversion
3 25 (16.34%) Gradle
4 24 (15.69%) Cucumber
4 24 (15.69%) JUnit
5 20 (13.07%) Artifactory
5 20 (13.07%) Selenium
6 16 (10.46%) Git (software)
7 13 (8.50%) Checkstyle
7 13 (8.50%) FindBugs
8 9 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (5.88%) NUnit
9 8 (5.23%) Maven
9 8 (5.23%) Mockito
10 7 (4.58%) CruiseControl
10 7 (4.58%) Grunt
10 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
10 7 (4.58%) Protractor
10 7 (4.58%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.27%) Finance
3 4 (2.61%) Back Office
4 3 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.31%) Military
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Local Government
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (43.14%) Developer
2 35 (22.88%) Java Developer
3 33 (21.57%) DBA
4 23 (15.03%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 20 (13.07%) Architect
6 11 (7.19%) Data Architect
7 10 (6.54%) Administrator
7 10 (6.54%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (6.54%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Designer
8 7 (4.58%) Information Architect
8 7 (4.58%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.58%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Designer
9 6 (3.92%) PostgreSQL Specialist
9 6 (3.92%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Oracle Specialist
10 5 (3.27%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.88%) Spring
2 27 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 21 (13.73%) XML
4 19 (12.42%) CSS
4 19 (12.42%) HTML
5 16 (10.46%) ActiveMQ
5 16 (10.46%) Entity Framework
5 16 (10.46%) Web Services
6 15 (9.80%) Apache Camel
6 15 (9.80%) Spring MVC
7 14 (9.15%) NHibernate
8 13 (8.50%) HTML5
9 12 (7.84%) AngularJS
9 12 (7.84%) J2EE
9 12 (7.84%) Java EE
10 10 (6.54%) CSS3
10 10 (6.54%) SOAP
10 10 (6.54%) Spring Boot
11 9 (5.88%) JPA
12 8 (5.23%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.54%) Replication
3 8 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.61%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.31%) Clustering
5 2 (1.31%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.31%) NHS
5 2 (1.31%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.65%) BBC
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 72 (47.06%) Linux
2 34 (22.22%) Unix
3 22 (14.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (13.07%) Windows
5 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.61%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.31%) AIX
8 2 (1.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.65%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.65%) HPUX
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.65%) SmartOS
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.53%) Scrum
3 28 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (15.69%) MVC
5 21 (13.73%) Open Source
5 21 (13.73%) UML
6 19 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (9.80%) Change Control
7 15 (9.80%) Functional Testing
8 14 (9.15%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.15%) TDD
9 13 (8.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (8.50%) ITIL
10 12 (7.84%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.84%) SOA
10 12 (7.84%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.84%) Software Testing
10 12 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.84%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 66 (43.14%) SQL
2 62 (40.52%) Java
3 16 (10.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.80%) Python
5 12 (7.84%) PHP
6 11 (7.19%) Bash Shell
6 11 (7.19%) Perl
7 6 (3.92%) C
7 6 (3.92%) C++
7 6 (3.92%) Ruby
8 4 (2.61%) C#
9 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.31%) ES6
10 2 (1.31%) Groovy
11 1 (0.65%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.65%) Korn
11 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.23%) Degree
4 5 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.96%) ISEB
6 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.31%) OCA
6 2 (1.31%) OCP
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.54%) VMware ESX
1 10 (6.54%) vSphere
2 7 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.92%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.27%) Docker
5 2 (1.31%) Xen
6 1 (0.65%) Btrfs
6 1 (0.65%) iptables
6 1 (0.65%) KVM
6 1 (0.65%) LXC
6 1 (0.65%) Snort
6 1 (0.65%) Squid
6 1 (0.65%) Varnish
6 1 (0.65%) vCloud
6 1 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Puppet
2 3 (1.96%) Ansible
2 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.31%) Nagios
3 2 (1.31%) OPNET
4 1 (0.65%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.65%) Nessus
4 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.65%) systemd
Vendors
1 70 (45.75%) Oracle
2 25 (16.34%) VMware
3 18 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 13 (8.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.61%) Citrix
5 4 (2.61%) Informatica
6 3 (1.96%) Greenplum
6 3 (1.96%) Telerik
7 2 (1.31%) Cerion
7 2 (1.31%) Splunk
7 2 (1.31%) Talend
8 1 (0.65%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.65%) ComArch
8 1 (0.65%) NetCracker
8 1 (0.65%) Nokia
8 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.65%) Tableau
8 1 (0.65%) ZTE
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