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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 28 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 2.73% 5.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% 12.96% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Median daily rate £338 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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
19 54 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.15% 21.09% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 26
Median daily rate £355 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.22 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.74% +162.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java