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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 32 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 26 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.99% 1.31% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.67% 6.76% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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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
75 74 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.28% 19.37% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 42
Average daily rate £348 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £468 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £107.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.11% +367.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 34 (79.07%) Java
2 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (67.44%) Apache
4 25 (58.14%) Scrum
5 23 (53.49%) Open Source
6 21 (48.84%) Linux
6 21 (48.84%) Web Services
7 18 (41.86%) Java EE
8 17 (39.53%) TDD
9 16 (37.21%) BDD
10 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
11 13 (30.23%) RESTful
12 11 (25.58%) Subversion
12 11 (25.58%) SOA
12 11 (25.58%) SOAP
12 11 (25.58%) PostGIS
12 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
13 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
13 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
13 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (23.26%) OO
13 10 (23.26%) MySQL
13 10 (23.26%) PHP
14 9 (20.93%) Internet
14 9 (20.93%) Web Development
14 9 (20.93%) JSON
15 8 (18.60%) Change Control
15 8 (18.60%) Oracle
16 7 (16.28%) XML
16 7 (16.28%) Windows

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 29 (67.44%) Apache
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
5 1 (2.33%) Apache TomEE
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Subversion
1 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) Mockito
3 6 (13.95%) JUnit
4 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.30%) PHPUnit
4 4 (9.30%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) Architect
3 17 (39.53%) Lead Architect
4 15 (34.88%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (30.23%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
7 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Web Services
2 18 (41.86%) Java EE
3 13 (30.23%) RESTful
4 11 (25.58%) PostGIS
4 11 (25.58%) SOAP
5 9 (20.93%) JSON
6 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
6 7 (16.28%) Spring
6 7 (16.28%) J2EE
6 7 (16.28%) XML
6 7 (16.28%) REST
7 6 (13.95%) EJB
7 6 (13.95%) HTML
8 5 (11.63%) CSS
8 5 (11.63%) SAML
8 5 (11.63%) OpenID
9 4 (9.30%) OAuth2
9 4 (9.30%) KML
10 2 (4.65%) jQuery
10 2 (4.65%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) Scrum
3 17 (39.53%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
6 11 (25.58%) SOA
7 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (23.26%) OO
8 9 (20.93%) Web Development
9 8 (18.60%) Change Control
10 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
10 6 (13.95%) UML
11 5 (11.63%) OOP
11 5 (11.63%) Process Management
12 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
13 3 (6.98%) MVC
14 2 (4.65%) DevOps
15 1 (2.33%) Coaching
15 1 (2.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) PHP
3 7 (16.28%) PHP5
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Delphi
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Apigee
3 1 (2.33%) Telerik
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