The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 33 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 14 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.98% 5.81% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.29% 26.03% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
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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
69 73 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.60% 22.32% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 26
Average daily rate £363 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (78.26%) Java
3 31 (67.39%) Scrum
4 28 (60.87%) Apache
5 24 (52.17%) Linux
6 23 (50.00%) Open Source
7 20 (43.48%) Web Services
8 19 (41.30%) TDD
9 18 (39.13%) Java EE
9 18 (39.13%) BDD
10 16 (34.78%) SOAP
11 14 (30.43%) MySQL
11 14 (30.43%) SOA
11 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
12 13 (28.26%) Oracle
12 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
13 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
13 12 (26.09%) OO
13 12 (26.09%) Subversion
14 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (21.74%) Web Development
15 10 (21.74%) Internet
15 10 (21.74%) PHP
15 10 (21.74%) J2EE
15 10 (21.74%) Change Control
15 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
16 9 (19.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (19.57%) RESTful
16 9 (19.57%) EJB
16 9 (19.57%) Windows

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 28 (60.87%) Apache
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.70%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (2.17%) WordPress
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) MySQL
2 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.09%) Subversion
2 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) PHPUnit
4 5 (10.87%) Mockito
4 5 (10.87%) JUnit
5 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) Maven
6 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Architect
3 17 (36.96%) Lead Architect
4 16 (34.78%) Java Developer
5 14 (30.43%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (28.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 9 (19.57%) PHP Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Linux Support
10 1 (2.17%) Linux Support Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) SOA Developer
10 1 (2.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) Web Services
2 18 (39.13%) Java EE
3 16 (34.78%) SOAP
4 10 (21.74%) J2EE
5 9 (19.57%) EJB
5 9 (19.57%) RESTful
6 8 (17.39%) HTML
7 6 (13.04%) XML
7 6 (13.04%) JSON
7 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 6 (13.04%) Spring
7 6 (13.04%) REST
8 5 (10.87%) OpenID
8 5 (10.87%) SAML
9 4 (8.70%) CSS
9 4 (8.70%) HTML5
9 4 (8.70%) PostGIS
9 4 (8.70%) OAuth2
10 2 (4.35%) Symfony
10 2 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (67.39%) Scrum
3 23 (50.00%) Open Source
4 19 (41.30%) TDD
5 18 (39.13%) BDD
6 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
6 14 (30.43%) SOA
7 12 (26.09%) OO
8 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.74%) Web Development
9 10 (21.74%) Change Control
10 9 (19.57%) UML
11 7 (15.22%) Process Management
12 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
13 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
14 3 (6.52%) MVC
15 2 (4.35%) OOP
15 2 (4.35%) DevOps
16 1 (2.17%) Coaching
16 1 (2.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) PHP
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) PHP5
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Apigee
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