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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 131 117 116
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 13 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.65% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 3.03% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 27
Median daily rate £375 £411 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% -8.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
587 660 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.73% 21.50% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 471 494
Median daily rate £363 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.10 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £39.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Bristol +4 13 £375 - 6
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 36 (53.73%) SQL
2 33 (49.25%) Open Source
3 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.28%) Linux
3 29 (43.28%) ETL
4 28 (41.79%) CSS
5 26 (38.81%) Git (software)
6 24 (35.82%) Ruby
6 24 (35.82%) Java
6 24 (35.82%) MongoDB
7 23 (34.33%) HTML
8 22 (32.84%) Python
8 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
8 22 (32.84%) Sass
9 21 (31.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (31.34%) Web Design
9 21 (31.34%) Ruby on Rails
9 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
10 20 (29.85%) Unit Testing
11 19 (28.36%) Data Migration
11 19 (28.36%) Migration
11 19 (28.36%) Relational Database
12 18 (26.87%) Configuration Management
13 17 (25.37%) HTTP
14 16 (23.88%) Web Development
14 16 (23.88%) Scala
14 16 (23.88%) RSpec
15 15 (22.39%) Visualisation
15 15 (22.39%) Integration Testing

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (20.90%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.96%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) Node.js
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.99%) nginx
5 1 (1.49%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) GitHub
2 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon Kinesis
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon S3
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) MongoDB
2 22 (32.84%) NoSQL
3 19 (28.36%) Relational Database
4 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.91%) MySQL
6 6 (8.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (8.96%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (4.48%) Big Data
8 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.48%) Ingres
9 2 (2.99%) GIS
10 1 (1.49%) QGIS
10 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.88%) RSpec
3 15 (22.39%) Capybara
3 15 (22.39%) Cucumber
3 15 (22.39%) git-flow
3 15 (22.39%) JUnit
3 15 (22.39%) Subversion
4 11 (16.42%) JIRA
5 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.99%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.49%) Mocha
6 1 (1.49%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) DBA
3 14 (20.90%) Administrator
3 14 (20.90%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 13 (19.40%) Ruby Developer
5 11 (16.42%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Database Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.97%) SQL DBA
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (4.48%) AWS Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Azure Developer
10 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) CSS
2 23 (34.33%) HTML
3 22 (32.84%) Sass
4 21 (31.34%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (22.39%) Dropwizard
6 7 (10.45%) .NET
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.99%) LAMP
8 2 (2.99%) React
8 2 (2.99%) Spring
9 1 (1.49%) Celery
9 1 (1.49%) Django
9 1 (1.49%) Ext JS
9 1 (1.49%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.49%) PostGIS
9 1 (1.49%) Symfony
9 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Visualisation
2 11 (16.42%) Replication
3 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Linux
2 15 (22.39%) Mac OS X
2 15 (22.39%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Mesosphere
4 1 (1.49%) CentOS
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Open Source
2 29 (43.28%) ETL
3 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.34%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (31.34%) Web Design
4 20 (29.85%) Unit Testing
5 19 (28.36%) Data Migration
5 19 (28.36%) Migration
6 18 (26.87%) Configuration Management
7 16 (23.88%) Web Development
8 15 (22.39%) Integration Testing
9 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (20.90%) Scrum
10 11 (16.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
12 7 (10.45%) MVC
12 7 (10.45%) TDD
13 6 (8.96%) Analytics
13 6 (8.96%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.82%) Java
3 24 (35.82%) Ruby
4 22 (32.84%) Python
5 16 (23.88%) Scala
6 6 (8.96%) C#
7 4 (5.97%) Perl
8 3 (4.48%) C++
9 2 (2.99%) PHP
10 1 (1.49%) C
10 1 (1.49%) ES6
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) RHCE
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
1 2 (2.99%) LXC
1 2 (2.99%) vCloud
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.99%) logstash
2 2 (2.99%) Mesos
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle
1 6 (8.96%) Tableau
2 2 (2.99%) Google
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) ESRI
3 1 (1.49%) Mapinfo
3 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.49%) Sencha
3 1 (1.49%) Zend
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