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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 102 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 39 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 0.46% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.91% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £296 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.27% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.79% +68.33%
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
660 684 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.26% 24.20% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 407 345
Average daily rate £375 £340 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 8
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -18.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £13.99 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.75 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

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 5 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 5 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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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
Devon +10 19 £363 +31.81% 2
Gloucestershire - 11 £400 - 1
Bristol -1 7 £425 - 2
Wiltshire -1 1 £400 +45.45%
Dorset - - - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) Linux
4 26 (45.61%) MongoDB
5 20 (35.09%) Relational Database
6 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
8 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
9 16 (28.07%) Oracle
9 16 (28.07%) JIRA
9 16 (28.07%) Puppet
9 16 (28.07%) Open Source
10 15 (26.32%) Windows
11 14 (24.56%) MySQL
11 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
11 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (22.81%) HTML
12 13 (22.81%) CSS
12 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
12 13 (22.81%) DevOps
13 12 (21.05%) Web Services
13 12 (21.05%) TDD
13 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
13 12 (21.05%) Finance
13 12 (21.05%) Spring
14 11 (19.30%) Ruby
14 11 (19.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (19.30%) Marketing
14 11 (19.30%) Spring MVC
14 11 (19.30%) JSON

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 11 (19.30%) Apache
2 9 (15.79%) MediaWiki
2 9 (15.79%) nginx
2 9 (15.79%) Confluence
3 4 (7.02%) Mule
4 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) LDAP
1 9 (15.79%) VPN
1 9 (15.79%) Firewall
2 8 (14.04%) OSPF
2 8 (14.04%) BGP
2 8 (14.04%) EIGRP
2 8 (14.04%) IPv6
2 8 (14.04%) LAN
2 8 (14.04%) WAN
2 8 (14.04%) IPsec
2 8 (14.04%) Network Security
3 3 (5.26%) NAS
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) AMQP
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) MongoDB
2 20 (35.09%) Relational Database
3 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 14 (24.56%) MySQL
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
6 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.26%) HBase
7 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.26%) CouchDB
7 3 (5.26%) Voldemort
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.51%) Big Data
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.07%) JIRA
3 11 (19.30%) Subversion
4 10 (17.54%) Maven
4 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
5 9 (15.79%) Hudson
6 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.75%) GitLab
7 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Marketing
2 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
2 11 (19.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Administrator
3 15 (26.32%) DBA
4 12 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (15.79%) Database Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Database Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Network Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Designer
10 1 (1.75%) Interaction Designer
10 1 (1.75%) Agile Project Manager
10 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 1 (1.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) HTML
1 13 (22.81%) CSS
2 12 (21.05%) Web Services
2 12 (21.05%) Spring
3 11 (19.30%) Spring MVC
3 11 (19.30%) JSON
3 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
4 10 (17.54%) jQuery
4 10 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (12.28%) J2EE
5 7 (12.28%) XML
6 6 (10.53%) Apache Camel
7 5 (8.77%) BSON
7 5 (8.77%) LAMP
8 4 (7.02%) JPA
8 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.26%) RESTful
9 3 (5.26%) Flask
10 2 (3.51%) Leaflet
10 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Open Source
2 11 (19.30%) DTV
3 9 (15.79%) Wiki
4 4 (7.02%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 15 (26.32%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) CentOS
3 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
3 9 (15.79%) Debian
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) DevOps
3 12 (21.05%) TDD
4 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (19.30%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (19.30%) MVC
4 11 (19.30%) Programme Management
4 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (17.54%) BDD
6 9 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (14.04%) Build Automation
8 7 (12.28%) Database Tuning
9 6 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.53%) High Availability
9 6 (10.53%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 11 (19.30%) Ruby
5 10 (17.54%) PHP
6 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 9 (15.79%) Perl
7 8 (14.04%) Python
7 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.26%) C
8 3 (5.26%) C++
8 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) VCP4
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Postfix
1 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (15.79%) XenServer
1 9 (15.79%) Samba
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Puppet
2 9 (15.79%) ZABBIX
2 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Salt
4 3 (5.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
2 11 (19.30%) SAP
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.75%) Netezza
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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