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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 125 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 1.25% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 5.30% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 19
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £8.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -67.67%
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
607 793 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.34% 23.69% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 589 423
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 7
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.22 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +44.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.50 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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
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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -22 8 £375 -11.76% 7
Wiltshire +6 7 £515 -
Somerset +11 1 £350 - 5
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) Web Design
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (39.29%) High Availability
4 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) MVC
6 9 (32.14%) Open Source
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (28.57%) Python
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 8 (28.57%) C#
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Microservices
8 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (25.00%) Ruby
9 6 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation

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 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) Alfresco
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.29%) GitHub
4 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 5 (17.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.57%) DB2
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Capybara
1 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) git-flow
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
1 4 (14.29%) RSpec
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) AWS Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Azure Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Data Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Database Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Developer
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) CSS
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Sass
4 4 (14.29%) Dropwizard
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.71%) JSP
5 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) LAMP
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) Celery
7 1 (3.57%) Django
7 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
7 1 (3.57%) Ext JS
7 1 (3.57%) React
7 1 (3.57%) Symfony
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Visualisation
2 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
2 5 (17.86%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Mesosphere
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
1 12 (42.86%) Web Design
2 11 (39.29%) High Availability
3 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
3 9 (32.14%) MVC
3 9 (32.14%) Open Source
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) Microservices
5 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (17.86%) Data Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) Data Governance
6 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
1 2 (7.14%) LXC
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Mesos
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Sencha
3 1 (3.57%) Zend
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