The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 108 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 0.66% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 0
Average daily rate
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£398 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
680 684 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.84% 23.68% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 408 341
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £15.00 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South West region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South West region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
Devon +7 16 £363 +31.81% 1
Gloucestershire -8 10 £406 -9.72%
Bristol +3 7 £405 -4.70% 5
Wiltshire +7 1 £400 +45.45%
Dorset - - - - 1
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England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 30 (51.72%) Linux
3 29 (50.00%) Java
4 28 (48.28%) MongoDB
5 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
6 20 (34.48%) Relational Database
7 19 (32.76%) Puppet
7 19 (32.76%) JIRA
8 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
9 17 (29.31%) Windows
10 16 (27.59%) MySQL
10 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (27.59%) Open Source
10 16 (27.59%) DevOps
11 15 (25.86%) Oracle
12 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
12 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
13 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
13 13 (22.41%) Subversion
13 13 (22.41%) Ruby
13 13 (22.41%) Apache
14 12 (20.69%) JSON
14 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
15 11 (18.97%) Hudson
15 11 (18.97%) MediaWiki
15 11 (18.97%) Confluence
15 11 (18.97%) nginx
15 11 (18.97%) iptables
15 11 (18.97%) Wiki

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (22.41%) Apache
2 11 (18.97%) MediaWiki
2 11 (18.97%) Confluence
2 11 (18.97%) nginx
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.62%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) Mule
5 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) LDAP
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
1 11 (18.97%) VPN
2 8 (13.79%) Network Security
2 8 (13.79%) LAN
2 8 (13.79%) WAN
2 8 (13.79%) IPv6
2 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
2 8 (13.79%) OSPF
2 8 (13.79%) BGP
2 8 (13.79%) IPsec
3 3 (5.17%) NAS
3 3 (5.17%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (48.28%) MongoDB
2 20 (34.48%) Relational Database
3 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
4 16 (27.59%) MySQL
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
6 5 (8.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.17%) Voldemort
8 3 (5.17%) HBase
8 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.17%) CouchDB
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.45%) Big Data
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 19 (32.76%) JIRA
3 13 (22.41%) Subversion
4 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
5 11 (18.97%) Hudson
6 8 (13.79%) Maven
7 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.72%) GitLab
8 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
2 9 (15.52%) Electronics
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Administrator
3 15 (25.86%) DBA
4 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Database Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Database Specialist
9 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Network Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.45%) DevOps Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Designer
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
10 1 (1.72%) Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) JSON
2 11 (18.97%) Web Services
2 11 (18.97%) HTML
2 11 (18.97%) CSS
3 9 (15.52%) Spring
3 9 (15.52%) Spring MVC
4 8 (13.79%) jQuery
4 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
4 8 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (12.07%) Apache Camel
6 6 (10.34%) XML
7 5 (8.62%) BSON
7 5 (8.62%) LAMP
8 4 (6.90%) J2EE
8 4 (6.90%) JPA
8 4 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (5.17%) RESTful
9 3 (5.17%) Flask
10 2 (3.45%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Open Source
2 11 (18.97%) Wiki
3 9 (15.52%) DTV
4 6 (10.34%) Clustering
5 2 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Windows
3 11 (18.97%) CentOS
3 11 (18.97%) Ubuntu
3 11 (18.97%) Debian
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (27.59%) DevOps
2 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.97%) TDD
4 10 (17.24%) Build Automation
5 9 (15.52%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (15.52%) MVC
5 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (15.52%) Programme Management
5 9 (15.52%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (13.79%) BDD
6 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (12.07%) Database Tuning
7 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
8 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.41%) Ruby
5 11 (18.97%) PHP
6 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
6 9 (15.52%) Perl
6 9 (15.52%) Python
7 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.17%) C
8 3 (5.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) CCNA
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) iptables
1 11 (18.97%) Postfix
1 11 (18.97%) Samba
2 9 (15.52%) XenServer
2 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (32.76%) Puppet
2 11 (18.97%) ZABBIX
3 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (12.07%) Salt
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.72%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) VMware
2 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.52%) Citrix
3 9 (15.52%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.72%) Netezza
5 1 (1.72%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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