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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 110 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 30 29 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.96% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.30% 4.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.43 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+199.51% -36.95%
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
698 645 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.78% 21.27% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 428 315
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £20.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £175.00 £132.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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
Bristol +3 19 £398 -6.47%
Somerset +1 3 - - 1
Wiltshire -6 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire -7 2 £375 -37.50%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 34 (61.82%) Puppet
3 29 (52.73%) Java
4 28 (50.91%) MySQL
5 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 21 (38.18%) Oracle
6 21 (38.18%) SQL
7 20 (36.36%) MongoDB
7 20 (36.36%) JIRA
8 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (29.09%) VMware
9 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
9 16 (29.09%) Python
9 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
9 16 (29.09%) Ruby
10 15 (27.27%) CentOS
10 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (27.27%) Windows
11 14 (25.45%) Web Services
11 14 (25.45%) Subversion
12 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
12 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
13 12 (21.82%) Vagrant
13 12 (21.82%) DevOps
13 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (21.82%) JSON
13 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
14 11 (20.00%) Perl
14 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (18.18%) Apache
2 9 (16.36%) IIS
3 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 8 (14.55%) nginx
3 8 (14.55%) Confluence
4 7 (12.73%) MediaWiki
5 5 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.27%) IBM Notes
6 4 (7.27%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (7.27%) Mule
7 3 (5.45%) JBoss
8 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.82%) ArcSDE
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) LDAP
1 7 (12.73%) VPN
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) IPsec
2 5 (9.09%) OSPF
2 5 (9.09%) IPv6
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) LAN
3 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 4 (7.27%) BGP
3 4 (7.27%) EIGRP
3 4 (7.27%) Network Security
4 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.64%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) DNS
6 1 (1.82%) DHCP
6 1 (1.82%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) MySQL
2 20 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
4 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.73%) Big Data
6 6 (10.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (10.91%) DB2
7 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.27%) MarkLogic
9 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.64%) Informix
10 2 (3.64%) Ingres
11 1 (1.82%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (36.36%) JIRA
3 14 (25.45%) Subversion
4 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
5 9 (16.36%) Maven
6 7 (12.73%) Hudson
7 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (5.45%) EasyMock
9 3 (5.45%) Mockito
9 3 (5.45%) JUnit
9 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.64%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.82%) Selenium
11 1 (1.82%) GitLab
11 1 (1.82%) RSpec
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Marketing
3 6 (10.91%) Electronics
3 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Developer
1 12 (21.82%) Administrator
2 9 (16.36%) DBA
3 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Designer
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Interaction Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Designer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Web Services
2 12 (21.82%) JSON
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
4 8 (14.55%) Apache Camel
5 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
5 7 (12.73%) Spring
6 5 (9.09%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) RESTful
6 5 (9.09%) Flask
7 4 (7.27%) Leaflet
7 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.27%) JPA
7 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (7.27%) REST
7 4 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (7.27%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.45%) SOAP
8 3 (5.45%) XML
8 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Wiki
2 6 (10.91%) DTV
3 5 (9.09%) Clustering
4 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.27%) Replication
4 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) GIS
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) CentOS
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.55%) Debian
4 8 (14.55%) Ubuntu
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Fedora
7 3 (5.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) SmartOS
8 1 (1.82%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (21.82%) DevOps
3 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (16.36%) Build Automation
5 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.55%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) Open Source
6 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.91%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (9.09%) SOA
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 16 (29.09%) Python
3 16 (29.09%) Ruby
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.00%) Perl
6 9 (16.36%) PHP
7 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) RHCE
4 2 (3.64%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) Samba
3 8 (14.55%) iptables
4 7 (12.73%) Postfix
5 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.27%) XenServer
7 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.64%) GPFS
8 2 (3.64%) Ceph
9 1 (1.82%) LXC
9 1 (1.82%) Btrfs
9 1 (1.82%) Snort
9 1 (1.82%) Squid
9 1 (1.82%) Varnish
9 1 (1.82%) vCloud
9 1 (1.82%) KVM
9 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (61.82%) Puppet
2 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (21.82%) Vagrant
4 11 (20.00%) Ansible
5 7 (12.73%) ZABBIX
6 4 (7.27%) Salt
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (3.64%) yum
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.82%) systemd
9 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.82%) Nessus
9 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
2 16 (29.09%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) Percona
3 6 (10.91%) SaltStack
3 6 (10.91%) SAP
4 5 (9.09%) NetApp
5 4 (7.27%) Lotus
5 4 (7.27%) Citrix
5 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.45%) Sun
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.82%) ESRI
8 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
South West
TRG
Rate: 370-440 Per Day
Posted: 13 days ago