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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / South East
Rank 175 194 157
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -37
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 68 69 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.79% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.64% 3.85% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 50
Median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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
1465 1792 1699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.31% 20.57% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 1171 976
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 50 37
Median hourly rate £17.00 £43.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.46% +21.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £60.62 £55.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +5 37 £425 +13.33% 7
Oxfordshire +14 21 £375 +7.14% 7
Berkshire +2 7 £400 +6.66% 11
Surrey +6 2 £265 -29.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £438 +25.00% 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 75 (51.02%) Linux
2 56 (38.10%) MySQL
2 56 (38.10%) Oracle
3 53 (36.05%) Git (software)
4 50 (34.01%) SQL
5 49 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 43 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (27.89%) Unix
8 40 (27.21%) SC Cleared
9 38 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (25.85%) Relational Database
9 38 (25.85%) JavaScript
10 37 (25.17%) Java
11 35 (23.81%) MVC
11 35 (23.81%) Jenkins
12 33 (22.45%) Puppet
13 32 (21.77%) Subversion
13 32 (21.77%) Python
14 31 (21.09%) HTML
15 30 (20.41%) Web Development
16 28 (19.05%) CSS
17 27 (18.37%) XML
17 27 (18.37%) SQL Server
17 27 (18.37%) Apache
18 26 (17.69%) PHP
19 25 (17.01%) NoSQL
19 25 (17.01%) DevOps
20 24 (16.33%) MongoDB
21 23 (15.65%) AngularJS
21 23 (15.65%) Windows

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (18.37%) Apache
2 22 (14.97%) JBoss
3 18 (12.24%) nginx
4 14 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.80%) Drupal
6 9 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (4.08%) Jetty
7 6 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (4.08%) SilverStripe
8 4 (2.72%) ArcGIS
8 4 (2.72%) GeoServer
8 4 (2.72%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.36%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.68%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Adobe Campaign
1 11 (7.48%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.68%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.44%) GitHub
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.36%) Heroku
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.68%) G Suite
5 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) HTTP
2 6 (4.08%) Firewall
3 4 (2.72%) DNS
3 4 (2.72%) IPv4
3 4 (2.72%) IPv6
3 4 (2.72%) Network Security
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.04%) LDAP
4 3 (2.04%) SNMP
5 2 (1.36%) Internet
5 2 (1.36%) SSL
5 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) 2G
6 1 (0.68%) 3G
6 1 (0.68%) DHCP
6 1 (0.68%) IPsec
6 1 (0.68%) LAN
6 1 (0.68%) Telnet
6 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (38.10%) MySQL
2 38 (25.85%) Relational Database
3 27 (18.37%) SQL Server
4 25 (17.01%) NoSQL
5 24 (16.33%) MongoDB
6 19 (12.93%) Oracle Database
6 19 (12.93%) Redis
7 18 (12.24%) RDBMS
8 16 (10.88%) CouchDB
9 15 (10.20%) Hadoop
10 10 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (5.44%) Big Data
12 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (4.08%) SQLite
14 5 (3.40%) GIS
15 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (36.05%) Git (software)
2 35 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 32 (21.77%) Subversion
4 23 (15.65%) JIRA
5 16 (10.88%) Mercurial
6 15 (10.20%) JUnit
7 12 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (6.80%) Gradle
9 8 (5.44%) Artifactory
10 7 (4.76%) Maven
11 6 (4.08%) Checkstyle
11 6 (4.08%) FindBugs
11 6 (4.08%) TestNG
12 5 (3.40%) Cucumber
12 5 (3.40%) Selenium
13 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.72%) Vagrant
14 3 (2.04%) TestDirector
15 2 (1.36%) Eclipse
15 2 (1.36%) JMeter
General
1 11 (7.48%) Marketing
2 4 (2.72%) Retail
2 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.36%) Advertising
3 2 (1.36%) Local Government
4 1 (0.68%) Finance
4 1 (0.68%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (57.14%) Developer
2 21 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 21 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 12 (8.16%) Consultant
3 12 (8.16%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 12 (8.16%) Python Developer
3 12 (8.16%) Symfony Developer
4 11 (7.48%) DBA
5 9 (6.12%) PHP Zend Developer
6 8 (5.44%) Administrator
7 7 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.08%) SQL DBA
9 5 (3.40%) Linux Specialist
9 5 (3.40%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.09%) HTML
2 28 (19.05%) CSS
3 27 (18.37%) XML
4 23 (15.65%) AngularJS
4 23 (15.65%) Spring
5 22 (14.97%) ActiveMQ
6 21 (14.29%) Symfony
7 20 (13.61%) Hibernate
7 20 (13.61%) Laravel
7 20 (13.61%) Node.js
8 16 (10.88%) LAMP
8 16 (10.88%) LAPP Stack
8 16 (10.88%) LEMP Stack
8 16 (10.88%) Memcached
9 15 (10.20%) REST
9 15 (10.20%) Yii
10 14 (9.52%) Django
10 14 (9.52%) Web Services
11 12 (8.16%) Apache Camel
11 12 (8.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.48%) Smart Meter
3 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.44%) Clustering
5 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.40%) HACMP
6 5 (3.40%) User Experience
7 4 (2.72%) Replication
8 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.36%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.36%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.02%) Linux
2 41 (27.89%) Unix
3 23 (15.65%) Windows
4 22 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.84%) Windows Server
6 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.44%) Android
7 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.40%) AIX
9 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.72%) CentOS
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.68%) Debian
12 1 (0.68%) Solaris
12 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (23.81%) MVC
4 30 (20.41%) Web Development
5 25 (17.01%) DevOps
6 22 (14.97%) Configuration Management
7 20 (13.61%) Scrum
8 18 (12.24%) Release Management
9 17 (11.56%) OO
10 16 (10.88%) Mentoring
11 15 (10.20%) ITIL
11 15 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (10.20%) Web Application Development
12 12 (8.16%) Project Management
12 12 (8.16%) Refactoring
12 12 (8.16%) SOA
12 12 (8.16%) TDD
12 12 (8.16%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.48%) Direct Marketing
14 10 (6.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.01%) SQL
2 38 (25.85%) JavaScript
3 37 (25.17%) Java
4 32 (21.77%) Python
5 26 (17.69%) PHP
6 11 (7.48%) Perl
7 8 (5.44%) Scala
8 7 (4.76%) R
8 7 (4.76%) Ruby
9 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.08%) XPath
10 4 (2.72%) C++
11 2 (1.36%) C#
12 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) C
12 1 (0.68%) Go
12 1 (0.68%) Rust
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.21%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.80%) Degree
4 3 (2.04%) RHCE
5 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.68%) CCNA
5 1 (0.68%) CCNP
5 1 (0.68%) CISA
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.68%) CISM
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (10.20%) Docker
2 12 (8.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.40%) HDFS
4 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.72%) vSphere
6 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.36%) vCloud
8 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (22.45%) Puppet
2 22 (14.97%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (12.24%) Ansible
4 11 (7.48%) ZABBIX
5 9 (6.12%) Ambari
6 6 (4.08%) Data Guard
6 6 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (2.04%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.36%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.68%) Kibana
10 1 (0.68%) logstash
10 1 (0.68%) Nagios
10 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.68%) Packer
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.68%) Rsyslog
10 1 (0.68%) Terraform
10 1 (0.68%) yum
Vendors
1 56 (38.10%) Oracle
2 21 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 17 (11.56%) VMware
4 15 (10.20%) Zend
5 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
6 11 (7.48%) Adobe
6 11 (7.48%) Splunk
7 6 (4.08%) Cloudera
8 5 (3.40%) IBM
9 4 (2.72%) Arqiva
9 4 (2.72%) Google
10 3 (2.04%) Cisco
10 3 (2.04%) Jaspersoft
11 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.36%) Avaya
11 2 (1.36%) Genesys
11 2 (1.36%) Sun
11 2 (1.36%) Talend
12 1 (0.68%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.68%) Huawei
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