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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 28 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 18 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.68% 5.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.75% 27.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -61.33%
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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
96 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.94% 18.38% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 46 29
Average daily rate £375 £349 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +14.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £412 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £9.67 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (73.33%) Linux
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Scrum
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) SOAP
6 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 12 (40.00%) MySQL
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle
6 12 (40.00%) BDD
7 11 (36.67%) PHP
8 10 (33.33%) J2EE
8 10 (33.33%) SOA
8 10 (33.33%) OO
8 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 9 (30.00%) UML
9 9 (30.00%) EJB
10 8 (26.67%) Subversion
10 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (23.33%) Change Control
11 7 (23.33%) Web Development
11 7 (23.33%) PHPUnit
11 7 (23.33%) Apache

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) WordPress
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (26.67%) Subversion
4 7 (23.33%) PHPUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Mockito
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 6 (20.00%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SOA Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 13 (43.33%) SOAP
3 10 (33.33%) J2EE
4 9 (30.00%) EJB
5 6 (20.00%) HTML
5 6 (20.00%) XML
5 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 6 (20.00%) REST
6 5 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (13.33%) PostGIS
7 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) OpenID
8 2 (6.67%) Symfony
8 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.67%) Spring
8 2 (6.67%) SAML
8 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) LAMP
9 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) BDD
4 10 (33.33%) OO
4 10 (33.33%) SOA
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) UML
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 7 (23.33%) Process Management
6 7 (23.33%) Change Control
7 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 2 (6.67%) Open Source
9 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
10 1 (3.33%) DevOps
10 1 (3.33%) Kanban
10 1 (3.33%) OOP
10 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Apigee