The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 67 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 23 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 0.077% 0.076%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.99% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
PostgreSQL
South East

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 Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
288 288 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.73% 22.29% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 183 126
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.27 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.56% -49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £12.83 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Surrey region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Surrey region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 19 £325 -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - -
PostgreSQL
South East

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (88.00%) UNIX
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Oracle
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 18 (72.00%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (72.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (68.00%) ETL
5 17 (68.00%) MySQL
5 17 (68.00%) Business Objects
6 14 (56.00%) Telecoms
7 13 (52.00%) Perl
8 11 (44.00%) MS Visio
8 11 (44.00%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (40.00%) MS Office
9 10 (40.00%) Greenplum
10 8 (32.00%) 2G
10 8 (32.00%) Ericsson
10 8 (32.00%) 3G
11 7 (28.00%) Nortel
11 7 (28.00%) Validation
11 7 (28.00%) Huawei
11 7 (28.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 6 (24.00%) LTE
12 6 (24.00%) Telnet
12 6 (24.00%) SNMP
12 6 (24.00%) XML
13 5 (20.00%) Java

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Visio
2 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (32.00%) 2G
2 8 (32.00%) 3G
3 6 (24.00%) Telnet
3 6 (24.00%) SNMP
3 6 (24.00%) LTE
4 4 (16.00%) 4G
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (68.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 14 (56.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Perl Developer
4 1 (4.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) EJB
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) JMS
3 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) UNIX
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 17 (68.00%) ETL
3 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (28.00%) Validation
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Oracle
2 17 (68.00%) Business Objects
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Greenplum
4 8 (32.00%) Ericsson
5 7 (28.00%) Huawei
5 7 (28.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (28.00%) Nortel
6 3 (12.00%) Talend
7 1 (4.00%) JBoss