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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 28 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 19 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.18% - 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate
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£333 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-67.77% +28.57%
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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
76 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.71% 18.37% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 22
Average daily rate £349 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.26% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 2014.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
2 19 (63.33%) Puppet
3 18 (60.00%) Scrum
4 16 (53.33%) Oracle
4 16 (53.33%) DevOps
5 15 (50.00%) Linux
6 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 12 (40.00%) Web Services
6 12 (40.00%) Middleware
7 11 (36.67%) Java
8 10 (33.33%) MySQL
9 9 (30.00%) Apache
9 9 (30.00%) VMware
9 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Vagrant
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (26.67%) YUM
10 8 (26.67%) Maven
10 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
11 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.00%) CentOS
12 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (20.00%) SOA
13 5 (16.67%) Spring
13 5 (16.67%) JIRA
13 5 (16.67%) Tripwire
13 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
13 5 (16.67%) EMC
13 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (30.00%) Apache
3 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (6.67%) Confluence
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
2 8 (26.67%) Maven
3 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium
6 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
6 2 (6.67%) JMeter
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.33%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
1 12 (40.00%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 5 (16.67%) RESTful
2 5 (16.67%) PostGIS
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Java EE
4 2 (6.67%) JPA
4 2 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) J2EE
4 2 (6.67%) EJB
5 1 (3.33%) J2SE
5 1 (3.33%) Java SE
5 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Scrum
2 16 (53.33%) DevOps
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) BPEL
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) Puppet
2 9 (30.00%) Vagrant
3 8 (26.67%) YUM
4 2 (6.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.67%) Tripwire
4 5 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
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