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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 208 216 188
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 43 32 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.36% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.59% 1.91% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 26
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% +11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £271 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +95.65%
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
1662 1677 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 18.67% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 953 863
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 56
Average hourly rate £25.00 £43.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +5 27 £370 +14.84% 4
Surrey +16 7 £488 +39.28% 5
Berkshire +5 4 £360 +80.00% 3
East Sussex - 4 £300 - 1
West Sussex -19 1 £300 +20.00%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 80 (58.39%) Linux
2 63 (45.99%) Java
3 54 (39.42%) Apache
4 50 (36.50%) MySQL
5 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (34.31%) Python
7 45 (32.85%) Git (software)
8 40 (29.20%) Jenkins
9 39 (28.47%) SQL
10 38 (27.74%) Subversion
11 37 (27.01%) Open Source
11 37 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (26.28%) DevOps
13 34 (24.82%) Scrum
14 30 (21.90%) Web Services
15 29 (21.17%) UNIX
15 29 (21.17%) Oracle
16 27 (19.71%) Puppet
17 26 (18.98%) JavaScript
18 25 (18.25%) HTML
18 25 (18.25%) TDD
19 24 (17.52%) Java EE
20 23 (16.79%) Web Development
20 23 (16.79%) PHP
20 23 (16.79%) CSS
21 22 (16.06%) Windows
22 21 (15.33%) OO
22 21 (15.33%) UML
23 20 (14.60%) XML
23 20 (14.60%) TOGAF

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 54 (39.42%) Apache
2 16 (11.68%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.03%) uWSGI
4 9 (6.57%) JBoss
4 9 (6.57%) nginx
4 9 (6.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (5.11%) CMS
6 4 (2.92%) Drupal
7 3 (2.19%) Confluence
8 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.46%) MediaWiki
8 2 (1.46%) Jetty
8 2 (1.46%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.73%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.73%) Moodle
9 1 (0.73%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.73%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) GIMP
2 4 (2.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.84%) Radio Access Network
1 8 (5.84%) Internet
2 6 (4.38%) LDAP
2 6 (4.38%) Firewall
3 4 (2.92%) LAN
3 4 (2.92%) VPN
3 4 (2.92%) DNS
3 4 (2.92%) WAN
3 4 (2.92%) SAN
4 3 (2.19%) SSL
4 3 (2.19%) NAS
5 2 (1.46%) Network Security
5 2 (1.46%) WLAN
5 2 (1.46%) IPv6
5 2 (1.46%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.46%) OSPF
5 2 (1.46%) BGP
5 2 (1.46%) IPsec
6 1 (0.73%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.50%) MySQL
2 18 (13.14%) Relational Database
3 15 (10.95%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.84%) Ingres
6 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.65%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.92%) Big Data
8 4 (2.92%) Redis
8 4 (2.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.19%) DB2
10 2 (1.46%) BaseX
10 2 (1.46%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (32.85%) Git (software)
2 40 (29.20%) Jenkins
3 38 (27.74%) Subversion
4 10 (7.30%) CruiseControl
4 10 (7.30%) Ant
5 9 (6.57%) Gerrit
6 8 (5.84%) GoogleTest
6 8 (5.84%) CppUnit
6 8 (5.84%) Selenium
6 8 (5.84%) NUnit
6 8 (5.84%) ClearCase
6 8 (5.84%) JUnit
6 8 (5.84%) ClearQuest
7 7 (5.11%) Mockito
7 7 (5.11%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.65%) Maven
9 4 (2.92%) NetBeans
9 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.19%) JIRA
11 2 (1.46%) Hudson
General
1 10 (7.30%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.65%) Finance
3 3 (2.19%) Publishing
3 3 (2.19%) Retail
4 1 (0.73%) Back Office
4 1 (0.73%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (35.04%) Developer
2 30 (21.90%) Architect
3 23 (16.79%) Lead Architect
3 23 (16.79%) Java Developer
3 23 (16.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (14.60%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (13.87%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 12 (8.76%) Administrator
7 9 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.57%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.11%) DBA
10 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL DBA
11 4 (2.92%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Java Architect
11 4 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.92%) PHP Developer
12 3 (2.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.90%) Web Services
2 25 (18.25%) HTML
3 24 (17.52%) Java EE
4 23 (16.79%) CSS
5 20 (14.60%) XML
6 17 (12.41%) SOAP
6 17 (12.41%) Spring
7 15 (10.95%) Hibernate
8 14 (10.22%) J2EE
9 12 (8.76%) RESTful
10 11 (8.03%) WSGI
10 11 (8.03%) Regular Expression
11 10 (7.30%) jQuery
11 10 (7.30%) EJB
12 9 (6.57%) PostGIS
13 8 (5.84%) REST
13 8 (5.84%) OpenID
13 8 (5.84%) wxWidgets
13 8 (5.84%) Django
13 8 (5.84%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.84%) Wiki
2 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.92%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.19%) Replication
4 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.19%) Clustering
4 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.19%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.73%) GIS
6 1 (0.73%) Derivative
6 1 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 80 (58.39%) Linux
2 29 (21.17%) UNIX
3 22 (16.06%) Windows
4 7 (5.11%) CentOS
5 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.38%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.92%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) Android
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.73%) Debian
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.01%) Open Source
2 37 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (26.28%) DevOps
4 34 (24.82%) Scrum
5 25 (18.25%) TDD
6 23 (16.79%) Web Development
7 21 (15.33%) OO
7 21 (15.33%) UML
8 20 (14.60%) TOGAF
9 17 (12.41%) BDD
9 17 (12.41%) SOA
10 14 (10.22%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.76%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.03%) MVC
13 9 (6.57%) Change Control
13 9 (6.57%) Analytics
14 8 (5.84%) OOD
15 7 (5.11%) Process Management
15 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.99%) Java
2 47 (34.31%) Python
3 39 (28.47%) SQL
4 26 (18.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.79%) PHP
6 19 (13.87%) Perl
7 12 (8.76%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.57%) Ruby
8 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.84%) C
10 5 (3.65%) PHP5
11 4 (2.92%) XPath
11 4 (2.92%) XQuery
12 3 (2.19%) C++
13 2 (1.46%) R
13 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.46%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.46%) Korn
13 2 (1.46%) VB
14 1 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.03%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.19%) Samba
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) iptables
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.46%) XenServer
3 2 (1.46%) Postfix
4 1 (0.73%) Firmware
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.73%) Varnish
4 1 (0.73%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (19.71%) Puppet
2 14 (10.22%) Ansible
3 12 (8.76%) Nagios
4 6 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.19%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.19%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.46%) Salt
6 2 (1.46%) Control-M
7 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.73%) Cacti
7 1 (0.73%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.73%) logstash
7 1 (0.73%) Kibana
7 1 (0.73%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (21.17%) Oracle
2 14 (10.22%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.84%) Apigee
3 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.11%) Business Objects
4 7 (5.11%) Greenplum
5 6 (4.38%) VMware
6 5 (3.65%) Adobe
7 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.19%) Splunk
8 2 (1.46%) Sybase
8 2 (1.46%) Citrix
9 1 (0.73%) ESRI
9 1 (0.73%) NetApp
9 1 (0.73%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.73%) HP
9 1 (0.73%) IBM
9 1 (0.73%) Sun
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