The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Southampton region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.63% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.38% 17.38% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 22 15
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
PostgreSQL
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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 1 August 2014.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (68.00%) Oracle
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Puppet
4 14 (56.00%) DevOps
4 14 (56.00%) Scrum
5 13 (52.00%) WebLogic
5 13 (52.00%) Middleware
6 11 (44.00%) MySQL
7 10 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (32.00%) YUM
8 8 (32.00%) Vagrant
9 7 (28.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) SOA
10 6 (24.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) Apache
10 6 (24.00%) Maven
10 6 (24.00%) VMware
11 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (16.00%) CentOS
12 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
12 4 (16.00%) SQL
12 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
12 4 (16.00%) Spring
12 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
13 3 (12.00%) Tripwire
13 3 (12.00%) EMC

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (52.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.00%) Confluence
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (24.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.00%) JUnit
4 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) RSpec
5 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Linux Support
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Middleware
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) Spring
4 3 (12.00%) PostGIS
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) EJB
5 2 (8.00%) JPA
5 2 (8.00%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
6 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) Java SE
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) J2SE
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (16.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
1 14 (56.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) BPEL
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) User Stories
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
2 8 (32.00%) YUM
2 8 (32.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) Tripwire
4 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian