The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 191 197 225
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 51 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 2.03% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £350 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -45.88%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1687 1628 1784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 19.31% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 871 912
Average daily rate £350 £368 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 54
Average hourly rate £20.75 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £17.43 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £45.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
PostgreSQL
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +17 35 £338 +17.39% 2
Surrey -3 7 £344 -1.78% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £350 - 4
Berkshire -16 2 £300 -7.69% 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 46 (55.42%) Oracle
2 43 (51.81%) Linux
3 39 (46.99%) Jenkins
4 38 (45.78%) MySQL
5 34 (40.96%) Puppet
6 27 (32.53%) Scrum
6 27 (32.53%) DevOps
7 24 (28.92%) Java
8 22 (26.51%) SQL
8 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.30%) Middleware
10 20 (24.10%) Apache
11 19 (22.89%) Web Services
12 17 (20.48%) XML
12 17 (20.48%) UNIX
12 17 (20.48%) WebLogic
13 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
13 16 (19.28%) Subversion
14 15 (18.07%) Oracle Linux
14 15 (18.07%) CSS
15 14 (16.87%) Python
15 14 (16.87%) Maven
15 14 (16.87%) JIRA
16 13 (15.66%) Git (software)
16 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
16 13 (15.66%) Perl
16 13 (15.66%) Vagrant
17 12 (14.46%) Red Hat
17 12 (14.46%) jQuery
17 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (24.10%) Apache
2 17 (20.48%) WebLogic
3 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.82%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.82%) Mule
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.61%) Confluence
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.61%) CMS
5 3 (3.61%) uWSGI
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.41%) Node.js
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.20%) Drupal
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
1 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon S3
2 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.20%) Heroku
4 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) SNMP
2 9 (10.84%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (10.84%) Telnet
3 8 (9.64%) Internet
4 7 (8.43%) 3G
4 7 (8.43%) 2G
4 7 (8.43%) HTTP
4 7 (8.43%) DNS
5 6 (7.23%) 4G
6 4 (4.82%) AMQP
7 3 (3.61%) SSL
7 3 (3.61%) VPN
7 3 (3.61%) DHCP
7 3 (3.61%) LAN
7 3 (3.61%) WAN
7 3 (3.61%) Firewall
8 2 (2.41%) LDAP
8 2 (2.41%) LTE
9 1 (1.20%) SSH
9 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (45.78%) MySQL
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (46.99%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.28%) Subversion
3 14 (16.87%) Maven
3 14 (16.87%) JIRA
4 13 (15.66%) Git (software)
5 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
5 8 (9.64%) Cucumber
6 7 (8.43%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (7.23%) JUnit
8 4 (4.82%) Mercurial
8 4 (4.82%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.82%) Selenium
8 4 (4.82%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.61%) CruiseControl
9 3 (3.61%) Hudson
9 3 (3.61%) RSpec
9 3 (3.61%) Ant
10 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.41%) NUnit
11 1 (1.20%) Mockito
General
1 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.20%) German Language
2 1 (1.20%) Banking
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Developer
2 11 (13.25%) Architect
3 10 (12.05%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) DBA
6 6 (7.23%) Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Linux Support
7 5 (6.02%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) Middleware
2 19 (22.89%) Web Services
3 17 (20.48%) XML
4 15 (18.07%) CSS
5 12 (14.46%) jQuery
6 11 (13.25%) .NET
7 10 (12.05%) HTML
7 10 (12.05%) Spring
8 9 (10.84%) J2EE
9 7 (8.43%) REST
9 7 (8.43%) PostGIS
10 6 (7.23%) Django
10 6 (7.23%) Java EE
10 6 (7.23%) JSON
11 5 (6.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (6.02%) HTML5
11 5 (6.02%) RESTful
12 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.61%) NHibernate
13 3 (3.61%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Open Source
2 3 (3.61%) GIS
3 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.41%) Wiki
4 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Linux
2 17 (20.48%) UNIX
3 15 (18.07%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (7.23%) CentOS
4 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.82%) Windows
5 4 (4.82%) Android
6 2 (2.41%) Debian
7 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.20%) Solaris
7 1 (1.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Scrum
1 27 (32.53%) DevOps
2 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.05%) SOA
4 10 (12.05%) ETL
5 8 (9.64%) Web Development
6 7 (8.43%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.02%) TDD
7 5 (6.02%) Validation
7 5 (6.02%) Migration
8 4 (4.82%) Android Development
8 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.82%) BDD
9 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.61%) OWASP
9 3 (3.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) Java
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.87%) Python
5 13 (15.66%) Perl
6 11 (13.25%) C#
7 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
8 9 (10.84%) PL/SQL
9 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
9 7 (8.43%) C++
10 6 (7.23%) PHP
11 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.41%) Ruby
13 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.20%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) CCNA
2 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.61%) MCSA
3 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) Shibboleth
3 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.61%) KVM
4 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 2 (2.41%) vCloud
5 1 (1.20%) Squid
5 1 (1.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (40.96%) Puppet
2 13 (15.66%) Vagrant
3 11 (13.25%) YUM
4 6 (7.23%) Ansible
5 3 (3.61%) Nagios
6 1 (1.20%) WebInspect
6 1 (1.20%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 46 (55.42%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.25%) VMware
4 10 (12.05%) Greenplum
5 8 (9.64%) Nortel
5 8 (9.64%) Ericsson
5 8 (9.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 8 (9.64%) Huawei
6 7 (8.43%) Talend
7 6 (7.23%) Business Objects
8 4 (4.82%) EMC
8 4 (4.82%) Splunk
8 4 (4.82%) Tripwire
9 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.20%) Akamai
11 1 (1.20%) Infoblox
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