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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 156 193 152
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -41
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 86 77 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 0.81% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.91% 3.75% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 56 58
Median daily rate £400 £400 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-33.82% -6.59%
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
1454 2056 1783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.79% 21.73% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 1224 1054
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 65 35
Median hourly rate £20.46 £25.44 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 9 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 35 £400 - 5
Oxfordshire +10 18 £400 +39.13% 4
Berkshire -5 10 £450 +5.88% 6
Surrey +19 8 £280 -13.84% 2
East Sussex +16 8 £300 - 2
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £425 - 1
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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.

1 107 (52.20%) Linux
2 80 (39.02%) Oracle
3 75 (36.59%) Java
4 73 (35.61%) MySQL
5 66 (32.20%) Git (software)
6 65 (31.71%) SQL
7 63 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (30.73%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (29.27%) Jenkins
9 57 (27.80%) Puppet
10 52 (25.37%) Security Cleared
11 51 (24.88%) JIRA
11 51 (24.88%) Spring
12 49 (23.90%) Relational Database
13 48 (23.41%) ActiveMQ
13 48 (23.41%) Subversion
13 48 (23.41%) JavaScript
13 48 (23.41%) Apache
14 46 (22.44%) MVC
14 46 (22.44%) MongoDB
14 46 (22.44%) SC Cleared
15 44 (21.46%) Python
15 44 (21.46%) Unix
16 41 (20.00%) DevOps
17 40 (19.51%) Web Development
17 40 (19.51%) PHP
18 38 (18.54%) XML
19 36 (17.56%) Perl
19 36 (17.56%) Tomcat
19 36 (17.56%) LAPP Stack

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 48 (23.41%) Apache
2 36 (17.56%) Tomcat
3 35 (17.07%) JBoss
4 25 (12.20%) nginx
5 20 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (6.34%) Drupal
7 12 (5.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (3.41%) SilverStripe
9 6 (2.93%) Jetty
10 5 (2.44%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (1.95%) Confluence
12 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.98%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.98%) GeoServer
13 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.98%) Perch
14 1 (0.49%) CMS
14 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (10.73%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (4.88%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.44%) GitHub
3 4 (1.95%) IaaS
3 4 (1.95%) PaaS
4 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.98%) Heroku
6 1 (0.49%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.49%) Force.com
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.71%) Firewall
2 14 (6.83%) DNS
2 14 (6.83%) HTTP
3 13 (6.34%) SNMP
4 11 (5.37%) Internet
5 10 (4.88%) IPv6
5 10 (4.88%) SSL
6 9 (4.39%) DHCP
7 6 (2.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (2.93%) LDAP
7 6 (2.93%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (1.95%) IPv4
9 3 (1.46%) DDNS
9 3 (1.46%) FTP
9 3 (1.46%) NAS
9 3 (1.46%) Network Security
9 3 (1.46%) SAN
9 3 (1.46%) SMTP
9 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.98%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (35.61%) MySQL
2 49 (23.90%) Relational Database
3 46 (22.44%) MongoDB
4 30 (14.63%) NoSQL
5 26 (12.68%) Hadoop
5 26 (12.68%) Redis
5 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
6 23 (11.22%) Oracle Database
7 22 (10.73%) CouchDB
8 18 (8.78%) RDBMS
9 10 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.41%) Big Data
11 6 (2.93%) GIS
11 6 (2.93%) SQLite
12 5 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.95%) DB2
13 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (1.46%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 60 (29.27%) Jenkins
3 51 (24.88%) JIRA
4 48 (23.41%) Subversion
5 28 (13.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (13.17%) JUnit
7 22 (10.73%) Artifactory
7 22 (10.73%) Mercurial
8 16 (7.80%) Cucumber
8 16 (7.80%) Selenium
9 15 (7.32%) Gradle
10 14 (6.83%) Checkstyle
10 14 (6.83%) FindBugs
11 8 (3.90%) Maven
12 6 (2.93%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.93%) TestNG
13 5 (2.44%) Vagrant
14 4 (1.95%) JMeter
14 4 (1.95%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.95%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (5.85%) Marketing
2 8 (3.90%) Retail
3 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.93%) Finance
5 3 (1.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Local Government
6 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 107 (52.20%) Developer
2 30 (14.63%) Java Developer
3 27 (13.17%) PHP Developer
4 13 (6.34%) E-Commerce Developer
5 12 (5.85%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 12 (5.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 12 (5.85%) Symfony Developer
6 11 (5.37%) Administrator
6 11 (5.37%) Web Developer
7 10 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.39%) Applications Support
9 8 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.90%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Python Developer
10 7 (3.41%) Applications Manager
10 7 (3.41%) Consultant
10 7 (3.41%) DBA
10 7 (3.41%) Linux Specialist
10 7 (3.41%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.88%) Spring
2 48 (23.41%) ActiveMQ
3 38 (18.54%) XML
4 36 (17.56%) LAPP Stack
5 34 (16.59%) AngularJS
5 34 (16.59%) HTML
6 33 (16.10%) CSS
7 32 (15.61%) Hibernate
8 30 (14.63%) LAMP
9 27 (13.17%) Symfony
10 25 (12.20%) Laravel
10 25 (12.20%) Node.js
11 22 (10.73%) LEMP Stack
11 22 (10.73%) Memcached
11 22 (10.73%) REST
12 21 (10.24%) Yii
13 20 (9.76%) Apache Camel
14 16 (7.80%) Web Services
15 14 (6.83%) jQuery
15 14 (6.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.71%) Smart Meter
2 12 (5.85%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.41%) Clustering
6 6 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.95%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.95%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.95%) User Experience
9 3 (1.46%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.46%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.46%) Physics
9 3 (1.46%) Replication
9 3 (1.46%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.98%) IVR
10 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.49%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (52.20%) Linux
2 44 (21.46%) Unix
3 31 (15.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (10.73%) Windows
5 9 (4.39%) CentOS
6 8 (3.90%) Android
7 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.41%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.44%) AIX
8 5 (2.44%) Debian
9 3 (1.46%) Solaris
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
1 63 (30.73%) Continuous Integration
2 46 (22.44%) MVC
3 41 (20.00%) DevOps
4 40 (19.51%) Web Development
5 33 (16.10%) Scrum
6 31 (15.12%) ITIL
7 28 (13.66%) Release Management
8 27 (13.17%) Configuration Management
9 25 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (10.73%) OO
11 21 (10.24%) SOA
12 20 (9.76%) E-Commerce
12 20 (9.76%) Waterfall
12 20 (9.76%) Web Application Development
13 19 (9.27%) Mentoring
14 18 (8.78%) Refactoring
15 17 (8.29%) TDD
16 15 (7.32%) Unit Testing
17 14 (6.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.59%) Java
2 65 (31.71%) SQL
3 48 (23.41%) JavaScript
4 44 (21.46%) Python
5 40 (19.51%) PHP
6 36 (17.56%) Perl
7 20 (9.76%) Ruby
8 18 (8.78%) Bash Shell
9 17 (8.29%) Scala
10 14 (6.83%) C++
11 8 (3.90%) C
11 8 (3.90%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.41%) R
12 7 (3.41%) XPath
13 6 (2.93%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.95%) C#
15 4 (1.95%) Go
15 4 (1.95%) Rust
16 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 52 (25.37%) Security Cleared
2 46 (22.44%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.34%) Degree
4 2 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.98%) RHCA
5 1 (0.49%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.49%) RHCE
5 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.46%) QA
3 2 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (4.39%) Docker
2 6 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.44%) HDFS
3 5 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.98%) GPFS
4 2 (0.98%) StorNext
4 2 (0.98%) vCloud
4 2 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 57 (27.80%) Puppet
2 29 (14.15%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (11.71%) Ansible
4 22 (10.73%) ZABBIX
5 20 (9.76%) Ambari
6 2 (0.98%) yum
7 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.49%) Kibana
7 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.49%) logstash
7 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.49%) Opsview
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.49%) Packer
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.49%) Rsyslog
7 1 (0.49%) SELinux
7 1 (0.49%) Terraform
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (39.02%) Oracle
2 24 (11.71%) Red Hat
3 22 (10.73%) Zend
4 20 (9.76%) VMware
5 10 (4.88%) Adobe
6 7 (3.41%) Splunk
7 6 (2.93%) Cisco
7 6 (2.93%) Cloudera
8 5 (2.44%) Avaya
8 5 (2.44%) F5
8 5 (2.44%) Genesys
9 4 (1.95%) KANA
9 4 (1.95%) Talend
10 3 (1.46%) IBM
10 3 (1.46%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.98%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.98%) Google
11 2 (0.98%) Informatica
12 1 (0.49%) Greenplum