The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 28 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.86% 3.81% 4.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 17.07% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 12
Median daily rate £330 £373 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £333 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £418 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-67.16% +131.03%
PostgreSQL
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 82 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.60% 22.34% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 65 55
Median daily rate £391 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Process Management
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) EJB
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (37.50%) PHPUnit
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) PHP

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) PHPUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) EJB
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Symfony
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Process Management
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle