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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 173 194 236
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +42
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 66 45 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.51% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 2.54% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £235 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £440 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-67.77% +28.57%
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
1699 1772 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.53% 19.95% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 951 893
Average daily rate £350 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 55
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +18 35 £336 +3.46% 4
Surrey +16 15 £338 -3.57% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £406 - 5
West Sussex - 5 £338 - 3
Berkshire -28 2 £300 -7.69% 3
East Sussex -4 1 £275 - 6
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 56 (57.73%) Linux
2 48 (49.48%) Oracle
3 45 (46.39%) Jenkins
4 42 (43.30%) MySQL
5 38 (39.18%) Puppet
6 34 (35.05%) Scrum
7 30 (30.93%) DevOps
8 27 (27.84%) SQL
9 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (25.77%) Apache
11 24 (24.74%) Java
12 23 (23.71%) Web Services
13 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
13 21 (21.65%) UNIX
13 21 (21.65%) Middleware
14 20 (20.62%) Subversion
15 18 (18.56%) CSS
16 17 (17.53%) WebLogic
16 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
16 17 (17.53%) Maven
16 17 (17.53%) JIRA
17 16 (16.49%) Python
18 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
18 15 (15.46%) Vagrant
18 15 (15.46%) Oracle Linux
19 14 (14.43%) jQuery
19 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
19 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
19 14 (14.43%) VMware

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (25.77%) Apache
2 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
2 17 (17.53%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.15%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.12%) Confluence
4 4 (4.12%) CMS
4 4 (4.12%) Node.js
4 4 (4.12%) Mule
4 4 (4.12%) uWSGI
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.03%) Drupal
7 1 (1.03%) IIS
7 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Office
1 8 (8.25%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon S3
3 5 (5.15%) SaaS
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.06%) Heroku
5 2 (2.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) Internet
2 9 (9.28%) DNS
3 8 (8.25%) SNMP
3 8 (8.25%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (7.22%) 2G
4 7 (7.22%) 3G
4 7 (7.22%) HTTP
5 6 (6.19%) Telnet
6 5 (5.15%) LTE
7 4 (4.12%) AMQP
7 4 (4.12%) SSL
7 4 (4.12%) DHCP
8 3 (3.09%) LAN
8 3 (3.09%) WAN
8 3 (3.09%) Firewall
8 3 (3.09%) SSH
8 3 (3.09%) VPN
8 3 (3.09%) 4G
9 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (43.30%) MySQL
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (46.39%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.62%) Subversion
3 17 (17.53%) Maven
3 17 (17.53%) JIRA
4 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
5 13 (13.40%) Cucumber
6 12 (12.37%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.22%) JUnit
8 6 (6.19%) Selenium
9 5 (5.15%) FitNesse
9 5 (5.15%) RSpec
10 4 (4.12%) Mercurial
10 4 (4.12%) JMeter
10 4 (4.12%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
11 3 (3.09%) LoadRunner
11 3 (3.09%) NUnit
11 3 (3.09%) CruiseControl
11 3 (3.09%) Hudson
11 3 (3.09%) Ant
General
1 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Advertising
2 1 (1.03%) Banking
2 1 (1.03%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Developer
2 10 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Database Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Architect
6 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.19%) Administrator
6 6 (6.19%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Linux Support
7 5 (5.15%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) DBA
7 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.12%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.09%) GIS Developer
9 3 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) Web Services
2 21 (21.65%) Middleware
3 18 (18.56%) CSS
4 14 (14.43%) jQuery
5 13 (13.40%) XML
5 13 (13.40%) HTML
6 10 (10.31%) .NET
6 10 (10.31%) Spring
6 10 (10.31%) PostGIS
7 9 (9.28%) REST
7 9 (9.28%) HTML5
8 8 (8.25%) RESTful
9 7 (7.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (7.22%) J2EE
10 6 (6.19%) Java EE
10 6 (6.19%) JSON
10 6 (6.19%) Django
11 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.12%) Regular Expression
12 4 (4.12%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Open Source
2 8 (8.25%) GIS
3 2 (2.06%) Wiki
3 2 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (57.73%) Linux
2 21 (21.65%) UNIX
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (8.25%) CentOS
5 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.15%) Windows
7 4 (4.12%) Android
8 2 (2.06%) Debian
8 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.03%) openSUSE
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.03%) Solaris
9 1 (1.03%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Scrum
2 30 (30.93%) DevOps
3 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (13.40%) ETL
6 12 (12.37%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (11.34%) SOA
7 11 (11.34%) TDD
8 10 (10.31%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (7.22%) BDD
10 6 (6.19%) Validation
10 6 (6.19%) Migration
11 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.15%) MVC
11 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.15%) Web Development
12 4 (4.12%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.12%) Android Development
13 3 (3.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) SQL
2 24 (24.74%) Java
3 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.49%) Python
5 13 (13.40%) Shell Script
5 13 (13.40%) Perl
6 12 (12.37%) C#
7 10 (10.31%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.22%) PHP
10 4 (4.12%) C++
10 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.12%) Ruby
11 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.09%) MCSA
2 3 (3.09%) CCNA
2 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.09%) Degree
3 2 (2.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.12%) Shibboleth
3 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.09%) vCloud
3 3 (3.09%) KVM
4 2 (2.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.03%) Squid
5 1 (1.03%) Varnish
5 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.03%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (39.18%) Puppet
2 15 (15.46%) Vagrant
3 11 (11.34%) YUM
4 6 (6.19%) Ansible
5 3 (3.09%) Nagios
5 3 (3.09%) WebInspect
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Oracle
2 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
2 14 (14.43%) VMware
3 12 (12.37%) Business Objects
4 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.25%) Greenplum
6 7 (7.22%) Ericsson
7 6 (6.19%) Nortel
7 6 (6.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 6 (6.19%) Tripwire
7 6 (6.19%) Huawei
8 5 (5.15%) EMC
9 4 (4.12%) Splunk
9 4 (4.12%) Talend
10 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.03%) Akamai
11 1 (1.03%) Infoblox
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