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 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 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 25 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.01% 0.58% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.98% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £296 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.27% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.79% +68.33%
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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
61 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.66% 15.99% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 22
Average daily rate £375 £315 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £24.50 £95.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.21% +352.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £35.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £155.00 £28.20
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 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 5 March 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (82.93%) Apache
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (68.29%) Open Source
4 27 (65.85%) Java
5 19 (46.34%) Scrum
6 18 (43.90%) Java EE
7 17 (41.46%) Linux
7 17 (41.46%) Web Services
7 17 (41.46%) PostGIS
8 15 (36.59%) RESTful
8 15 (36.59%) Internet
8 15 (36.59%) TDD
9 14 (34.15%) TOGAF
9 14 (34.15%) BDD
10 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
10 13 (31.71%) PHP
11 10 (24.39%) Subversion
11 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
12 9 (21.95%) JSON
12 9 (21.95%) OO
13 8 (19.51%) SOA
13 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
13 8 (19.51%) Maven
13 8 (19.51%) Web Development
14 7 (17.07%) Spring
14 7 (17.07%) PHP5
14 7 (17.07%) XML
14 7 (17.07%) J2EE
14 7 (17.07%) MySQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 34 (82.93%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (24.39%) Subversion
3 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
4 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
4 8 (19.51%) Maven
5 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
6 5 (12.20%) JUnit
6 5 (12.20%) Mockito
7 4 (9.76%) PHPUnit
8 3 (7.32%) Selenium
8 3 (7.32%) FitNesse
8 3 (7.32%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Architect
2 22 (53.66%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (41.46%) Lead Architect
4 13 (31.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 13 (31.71%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) PHP Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Java Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) Java EE
2 17 (41.46%) Web Services
2 17 (41.46%) PostGIS
3 15 (36.59%) RESTful
4 9 (21.95%) JSON
5 7 (17.07%) Spring
5 7 (17.07%) XML
5 7 (17.07%) J2EE
5 7 (17.07%) REST
6 6 (14.63%) SOAP
6 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.76%) KML
8 3 (7.32%) SAML
8 3 (7.32%) HTML
8 3 (7.32%) CSS
8 3 (7.32%) OpenID
8 3 (7.32%) OAuth2
9 2 (4.88%) JPA
10 1 (2.44%) LAMP
10 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) Open Source
2 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Scrum
3 15 (36.59%) TDD
4 14 (34.15%) TOGAF
4 14 (34.15%) BDD
5 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.95%) OO
7 8 (19.51%) SOA
7 8 (19.51%) Web Development
8 7 (17.07%) Change Control
9 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
10 5 (12.20%) OOP
11 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.76%) Content Management
12 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
13 2 (4.88%) MVC
14 1 (2.44%) OWASP
14 1 (2.44%) OO PHP
14 1 (2.44%) DevOps
14 1 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) PHP
3 7 (17.07%) PHP5
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Delphi
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Telerik
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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