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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 146 159 172
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 113 120 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.21% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.53% 5.49% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 84 29
Median daily rate £415 £398 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +18.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+271.87% -77.14%
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
1730 2185 1711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 22.01% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 1304 965
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 37
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +41.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -7 54 £425 +6.25% 10
Oxfordshire +10 25 £400 +20.75% 5
Berkshire -6 15 £375 -3.22% 5
Buckinghamshire +20 7 £469 -
Surrey -6 4 £275 -15.38% 8
M4 Corridor - 4 - -
East Sussex - 4 £300 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 109 (56.19%) Linux
2 83 (42.78%) Java
3 66 (34.02%) SQL
3 66 (34.02%) Oracle
4 61 (31.44%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (29.90%) JIRA
5 58 (29.90%) Jenkins
5 58 (29.90%) MySQL
6 57 (29.38%) ActiveMQ
6 57 (29.38%) Puppet
7 54 (27.84%) Apache
8 51 (26.29%) Subversion
8 51 (26.29%) Git (software)
9 50 (25.77%) Spring
10 49 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (23.20%) DevOps
12 44 (22.68%) Unix
13 43 (22.16%) Tomcat
13 43 (22.16%) JBoss
13 43 (22.16%) MongoDB
14 42 (21.65%) Perl
15 37 (19.07%) ITIL
15 37 (19.07%) LAPP Stack
16 35 (18.04%) Security Cleared
16 35 (18.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 34 (17.53%) PHP
18 33 (17.01%) Python
18 33 (17.01%) SC Cleared
18 33 (17.01%) Web Development

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 54 (27.84%) Apache
2 43 (22.16%) JBoss
2 43 (22.16%) Tomcat
3 20 (10.31%) nginx
4 13 (6.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (2.06%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.06%) Drupal
5 4 (2.06%) WordPress
6 3 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.55%) Confluence
6 3 (1.55%) Jetty
6 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.03%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.52%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.52%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.52%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.52%) Perch
Applications
1 4 (2.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (10.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Bluemix
2 3 (1.55%) GitHub
2 3 (1.55%) IaaS
2 3 (1.55%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (1.55%) PaaS
2 3 (1.55%) SaaS
3 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.03%) Force.com
3 2 (1.03%) Heroku
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.52%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.98%) Firewall
2 15 (7.73%) HTTP
2 15 (7.73%) SSL
3 14 (7.22%) IPv6
4 12 (6.19%) DNS
4 12 (6.19%) SNMP
5 10 (5.15%) Internet
6 9 (4.64%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (4.12%) DHCP
8 6 (3.09%) tcpdump
9 5 (2.58%) IPv4
9 5 (2.58%) LDAP
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.55%) DDNS
10 3 (1.55%) FTP
10 3 (1.55%) NAS
10 3 (1.55%) Network Security
10 3 (1.55%) SAN
10 3 (1.55%) SMTP
11 1 (0.52%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.90%) MySQL
2 43 (22.16%) MongoDB
3 27 (13.92%) Relational Database
4 25 (12.89%) NoSQL
4 25 (12.89%) Oracle Database
4 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
5 21 (10.82%) Hadoop
6 18 (9.28%) Redis
7 16 (8.25%) CouchDB
8 9 (4.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (4.64%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.06%) DB2
11 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.55%) GIS
11 3 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 58 (29.90%) Jenkins
1 58 (29.90%) JIRA
2 51 (26.29%) Git (software)
2 51 (26.29%) Subversion
3 35 (18.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 29 (14.95%) JUnit
5 28 (14.43%) Artifactory
6 26 (13.40%) Gradle
7 24 (12.37%) Selenium
8 23 (11.86%) Cucumber
9 17 (8.76%) Checkstyle
9 17 (8.76%) FindBugs
10 16 (8.25%) Mercurial
11 10 (5.15%) Maven
12 6 (3.09%) JMeter
12 6 (3.09%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.09%) TortoiseSVN
13 5 (2.58%) CruiseControl
13 5 (2.58%) Hudson
14 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.61%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Retail
3 3 (1.55%) Local Government
3 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (42.78%) Developer
2 30 (15.46%) Java Developer
3 22 (11.34%) PHP Developer
4 15 (7.73%) Analyst
5 14 (7.22%) Applications Support
6 13 (6.70%) E-Commerce Developer
6 13 (6.70%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (6.19%) Administrator
7 12 (6.19%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 12 (6.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (5.67%) Web Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Linux Specialist
9 8 (4.12%) Linux Support
9 8 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.61%) Applications Manager
10 7 (3.61%) DBA
10 7 (3.61%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.61%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (29.38%) ActiveMQ
2 50 (25.77%) Spring
3 37 (19.07%) LAPP Stack
4 32 (16.49%) Hibernate
4 32 (16.49%) XML
5 27 (13.92%) LAMP
6 25 (12.89%) Apache Camel
7 24 (12.37%) CSS
7 24 (12.37%) HTML
8 22 (11.34%) AngularJS
9 20 (10.31%) REST
9 20 (10.31%) Symfony
10 19 (9.79%) NHibernate
10 19 (9.79%) Web Services
11 18 (9.28%) Node.js
12 16 (8.25%) LEMP Stack
12 16 (8.25%) Memcached
13 15 (7.73%) Laravel
13 15 (7.73%) Yii
14 14 (7.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.49%) Smart Meter
2 12 (6.19%) Clustering
3 7 (3.61%) VCE vBlock
4 6 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.06%) User Experience
7 3 (1.55%) Blog
7 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.55%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.55%) Replication
8 2 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.03%) IVR
8 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 109 (56.19%) Linux
2 44 (22.68%) Unix
3 34 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (11.34%) Windows
5 9 (4.64%) AIX
6 8 (4.12%) CentOS
7 4 (2.06%) Debian
8 2 (1.03%) Solaris
8 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.52%) Android
9 1 (0.52%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.44%) Continuous Integration
2 49 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.20%) DevOps
4 37 (19.07%) ITIL
5 33 (17.01%) Web Development
6 29 (14.95%) MVC
7 26 (13.40%) Scrum
7 26 (13.40%) SOA
8 25 (12.89%) Configuration Management
9 24 (12.37%) Waterfall
10 21 (10.82%) OO
10 21 (10.82%) Release Management
11 20 (10.31%) E-Commerce
12 18 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (8.76%) TDD
13 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.19%) Automated Testing
14 12 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (6.19%) Open Source
14 12 (6.19%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 83 (42.78%) Java
2 66 (34.02%) SQL
3 42 (21.65%) Perl
4 34 (17.53%) PHP
5 33 (17.01%) Python
6 28 (14.43%) JavaScript
7 24 (12.37%) Bash Shell
8 19 (9.79%) Ruby
9 13 (6.70%) T-SQL
10 12 (6.19%) C++
10 12 (6.19%) Scala
11 11 (5.67%) PowerShell
12 9 (4.64%) C
13 8 (4.12%) PL/SQL
14 6 (3.09%) Go
15 4 (2.06%) C#
15 4 (2.06%) Rust
16 3 (1.55%) Groovy
17 2 (1.03%) Apex Code
17 2 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (18.04%) Security Cleared
2 33 (17.01%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.61%) Degree
4 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.55%) HND
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.03%) RHCA
6 1 (0.52%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) RHCE
6 1 (0.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) QA
1 4 (2.06%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.58%) Docker
3 4 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.03%) GPFS
5 2 (1.03%) StorNext
5 2 (1.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.52%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.52%) Postfix
6 1 (0.52%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.52%) vCloud
6 1 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (29.38%) Puppet
2 29 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (10.31%) Ambari
3 20 (10.31%) ZABBIX
4 17 (8.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.52%) Icinga
5 1 (0.52%) Kibana
5 1 (0.52%) logstash
5 1 (0.52%) Mesos
5 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.52%) Opsview
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.52%) SELinux
5 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.52%) yum
Vendors
1 66 (34.02%) Oracle
2 28 (14.43%) Red Hat
3 24 (12.37%) VMware
4 16 (8.25%) Zend
5 10 (5.15%) F5
6 6 (3.09%) Informatica
6 6 (3.09%) Splunk
7 5 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.06%) Avaya
8 4 (2.06%) Genesys
8 4 (2.06%) KANA
8 4 (2.06%) Talend
9 3 (1.55%) Cisco
9 3 (1.55%) IBM
9 3 (1.55%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.03%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.52%) ESRI
11 1 (0.52%) Google
11 1 (0.52%) Telerik
11 1 (0.52%) Veritas
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