The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 161 275 375
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +100
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 829 501 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.85% 3.67% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 342 185
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £8.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -77.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.00 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £43.43 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £8.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -67.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12095 13649 12490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 23.39% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8015 8926 7692
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 214 208
Median hourly rate £28.18 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.11 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +104 818 £450 +5.88% 171
London +124 571 £475 +5.55% 86
South East +25 114 £400 +3.22% 19
City of London +68 73 £500 +11.11% 23
Hampshire +11 59 £418 +5.69% 6
Croydon -1 40 £405 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 34 £500 +42.85% 12
East Midlands +22 29 £438 +59.09% 6
Westminster - 28 £525 -
Oxfordshire +24 25 £425 +13.33% 4
North West +16 25 £401 +14.64% 8
Winchester 0 21 £435 +2.35%
Nottinghamshire +14 20 £460 +47.20% 3
Nottingham - 20 £460 - 3
West Yorkshire +1 17 £350 - 8
Leeds -4 17 £350 - 6
Manchester +9 16 £381 +17.30% 8
East of England +6 16 £400 +9.58% 5
South West -19 16 £375 -11.76% 24
South Yorkshire +6 15 £525 +20.00%
Sheffield +3 15 £525 +20.00%
Berkshire -2 13 £363 - 6
Hertfordshire +5 10 £320 -8.57% 2
Bristol -22 8 £375 -11.76% 7
Scotland +13 7 £355 +18.33% 2
Wiltshire +6 7 £515 -
Reading +5 7 £344 -14.06% 4
Watford -2 7 - -
Surrey -7 7 £375 +25.00% 3
Tyne and Wear -31 7 £475 +35.71% 4

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 775 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 694 (47.90%) Linux
3 564 (38.92%) Java
4 483 (33.33%) MySQL
4 483 (33.33%) DevOps
5 438 (30.23%) Jenkins
6 399 (27.54%) Python
7 397 (27.40%) MongoDB
8 393 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
9 391 (26.98%) Amazon AWS
10 367 (25.33%) Git (software)
11 360 (24.84%) Puppet
12 359 (24.78%) Ruby
13 353 (24.36%) Oracle
14 338 (23.33%) JavaScript
15 301 (20.77%) TDD
15 301 (20.77%) Security Cleared
16 295 (20.36%) Scrum
17 291 (20.08%) SQL
18 280 (19.32%) Docker
19 273 (18.84%) HTML
20 256 (17.67%) CSS
21 254 (17.53%) Open Source
22 245 (16.91%) Apache
23 230 (15.87%) SC Cleared
24 228 (15.73%) Configuration Management
25 223 (15.39%) Web Services
26 219 (15.11%) JIRA
27 218 (15.04%) Hadoop
28 203 (14.01%) Elasticsearch

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 245 (16.91%) Apache
2 203 (14.01%) Elasticsearch
3 185 (12.77%) Tomcat
4 140 (9.66%) nginx
5 136 (9.39%) Confluence
6 120 (8.28%) JBoss
7 73 (5.04%) OpenStack
8 45 (3.11%) Jetty
9 38 (2.62%) Apache Spark
10 37 (2.55%) SAS
11 33 (2.28%) WebSphere
12 25 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
13 23 (1.59%) Mule ESB
14 18 (1.24%) Drupal
15 16 (1.10%) IIS
15 16 (1.10%) Mongrel
16 15 (1.04%) WildFly
17 13 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 11 (0.76%) Apache Pig
19 10 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (4.76%) HipChat
2 11 (0.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.14%) InVision
4 1 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.069%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.83%) Magento
3 10 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.28%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.14%) Odoo
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.069%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 391 (26.98%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (5.38%) GitHub
3 55 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (1.52%) SaaS
7 21 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.38%) IaaS
8 20 (1.38%) PaaS
9 19 (1.31%) Amazon S3
10 16 (1.10%) Heroku
11 13 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.48%) Bluemix
14 7 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 192 (13.25%) HTTP
2 139 (9.59%) DNS
3 109 (7.52%) TCP/IP
4 92 (6.35%) SSL
5 91 (6.28%) Firewall
6 85 (5.87%) OpenLDAP
7 79 (5.45%) SSH
8 76 (5.24%) OpenVPN
9 45 (3.11%) VPN
10 32 (2.21%) Network Security
11 31 (2.14%) Internet
12 30 (2.07%) DHCP
12 30 (2.07%) Reverse Proxy
13 29 (2.00%) IPsec
14 27 (1.86%) SNMP
15 23 (1.59%) DMZ
15 23 (1.59%) FTP
15 23 (1.59%) IPv6
15 23 (1.59%) LDAP
16 10 (0.69%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (33.33%) MySQL
2 397 (27.40%) MongoDB
3 218 (15.04%) Hadoop
4 175 (12.08%) Relational Database
5 163 (11.25%) NoSQL
6 158 (10.90%) Redis
7 147 (10.14%) SQL Server
8 82 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 77 (5.31%) Oracle Database
10 73 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
11 68 (4.69%) RDBMS
12 61 (4.21%) Apache Hive
13 54 (3.73%) Big Data
14 47 (3.24%) HBase
15 44 (3.04%) Amazon Redshift
16 41 (2.83%) Pentaho
17 40 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
18 35 (2.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 34 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
20 33 (2.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 438 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 367 (25.33%) Git (software)
3 219 (15.11%) JIRA
4 147 (10.14%) JUnit
5 131 (9.04%) Maven
6 117 (8.07%) Subversion
7 91 (6.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 89 (6.14%) SonarQube
9 85 (5.87%) Ant
9 85 (5.87%) Bitbucket
10 83 (5.73%) Cucumber
11 81 (5.59%) JIRA Agile
12 75 (5.18%) Liquibase
13 56 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 50 (3.45%) Mercurial
15 49 (3.38%) Artifactory
16 48 (3.31%) Vagrant
17 46 (3.17%) Selenium
18 45 (3.11%) Travis CI
19 42 (2.90%) WebDriver
General
1 131 (9.04%) Finance
2 31 (2.14%) Banking
3 29 (2.00%) Retail
4 24 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 21 (1.45%) Marketing
6 14 (0.97%) Games
7 10 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.62%) Electronics
9 8 (0.55%) Advertising
10 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.41%) Publishing
12 4 (0.28%) Local Government
13 3 (0.21%) Legal
13 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.069%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.069%) Automotive
14 1 (0.069%) Back Office
14 1 (0.069%) French Language
14 1 (0.069%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 617 (42.58%) Developer
2 266 (18.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 183 (12.63%) Java Developer
4 143 (9.87%) Architect
5 134 (9.25%) Senior Developer
6 110 (7.59%) Python Developer
7 70 (4.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 68 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
9 64 (4.42%) PHP Developer
10 63 (4.35%) DBA
11 50 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 49 (3.38%) Administrator
12 49 (3.38%) Agile Developer
12 49 (3.38%) Technical Architect
13 43 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
13 43 (2.97%) Senior DevOps
14 41 (2.83%) Consultant
15 40 (2.76%) Analyst
16 39 (2.69%) AWS Engineer
16 39 (2.69%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (18.84%) HTML
2 256 (17.67%) CSS
3 223 (15.39%) Web Services
4 181 (12.49%) Spring
5 168 (11.59%) AngularJS
5 168 (11.59%) Node.js
6 156 (10.77%) REST
7 141 (9.73%) HTML5
8 140 (9.66%) Django
9 125 (8.63%) Hibernate
9 125 (8.63%) XML
10 120 (8.28%) RESTful
11 118 (8.14%) ActiveMQ
12 116 (8.01%) LAPP Stack
13 109 (7.52%) LAMP
14 101 (6.97%) JSON
15 97 (6.69%) ELK Stack
16 93 (6.42%) CSS3
17 87 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
18 78 (5.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 70 (4.83%) Visualisation
2 56 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (3.66%) User Experience
4 41 (2.83%) Data Integration
5 38 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 37 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (2.42%) Smart Meter
8 33 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.21%) Clustering
10 28 (1.93%) Algorithms
11 23 (1.59%) Data Centre
12 22 (1.52%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.45%) Public Cloud
14 17 (1.17%) Fintech
14 17 (1.17%) Replication
15 15 (1.04%) PKI
16 11 (0.76%) Statistics
17 9 (0.62%) Data Structures
17 9 (0.62%) Semantic Web
18 8 (0.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 694 (47.90%) Linux
2 190 (13.11%) Unix
3 169 (11.66%) CentOS
4 108 (7.45%) Windows
5 95 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 87 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.86%) Mac OS X
8 23 (1.59%) AIX
9 22 (1.52%) CoreOS
10 21 (1.45%) RancherOS
11 19 (1.31%) Debian
12 18 (1.24%) Android
13 17 (1.17%) Solaris
14 16 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 15 (1.04%) Windows Server
16 14 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.69%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.62%) SUSE
19 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
19 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (33.33%) DevOps
3 393 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
4 301 (20.77%) TDD
5 295 (20.36%) Scrum
6 254 (17.53%) Open Source
7 228 (15.73%) Configuration Management
8 200 (13.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 187 (12.91%) BDD
10 122 (8.42%) Mentoring
11 121 (8.35%) SOA
12 120 (8.28%) MVC
13 119 (8.21%) E-Commerce
14 111 (7.66%) Software Engineering
15 107 (7.38%) Microservices
16 104 (7.18%) Web Development
17 102 (7.04%) OO
18 90 (6.21%) Data Modelling
18 90 (6.21%) High Availability
19 87 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 564 (38.92%) Java
2 399 (27.54%) Python
3 359 (24.78%) Ruby
4 338 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 291 (20.08%) SQL
6 186 (12.84%) PHP
7 160 (11.04%) Perl
8 128 (8.83%) Bash Shell
9 124 (8.56%) Scala
10 119 (8.21%) Shell Script
11 84 (5.80%) Go
12 59 (4.07%) C#
13 53 (3.66%) C++
14 40 (2.76%) C
15 34 (2.35%) PowerShell
16 29 (2.00%) Groovy
17 24 (1.66%) PL/SQL
18 19 (1.31%) Clojure
18 19 (1.31%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 301 (20.77%) Security Cleared
2 230 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 57 (3.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 40 (2.76%) Degree
5 33 (2.28%) CTC Cleared
6 18 (1.24%) CHECK Team Member
7 15 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 13 (0.90%) BC Cleared
9 8 (0.55%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.35%) CCNA
11 5 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.21%) HND
13 3 (0.21%) RHCE
13 3 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.14%) OCP
14 2 (0.14%) RHCA
15 1 (0.069%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.069%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.38%) QA
2 26 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.48%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.069%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.069%) WCAG
System Software
1 280 (19.32%) Docker
2 93 (6.42%) vCloud
3 79 (5.45%) Squid
4 75 (5.18%) Postfix
5 59 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
7 35 (2.42%) Xen
8 30 (2.07%) Active Directory
9 24 (1.66%) KVM
10 21 (1.45%) etcd
10 21 (1.45%) flannel
11 19 (1.31%) Apache Flume
12 14 (0.97%) vSphere
13 10 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 9 (0.62%) HDFS
15 7 (0.48%) Corosync
15 7 (0.48%) Oracle Clusterware
15 7 (0.48%) VirtualBox
15 7 (0.48%) VMware ESX
16 6 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 360 (24.84%) Puppet
2 190 (13.11%) Ansible
3 171 (11.80%) Opscode Chef
4 136 (9.39%) Kibana
5 131 (9.04%) logstash
6 130 (8.97%) Kubernetes
6 130 (8.97%) ZABBIX
7 100 (6.90%) Terraform
8 95 (6.56%) Rancher
9 38 (2.62%) Nagios
10 37 (2.55%) Consul
11 36 (2.48%) Salt
12 34 (2.35%) HAProxy
13 32 (2.21%) Ambari
14 27 (1.86%) Mesos
15 21 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 21 (1.45%) Marathon
15 21 (1.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 20 (1.38%) Graphite
17 19 (1.31%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 353 (24.36%) Oracle
2 199 (13.73%) VMware
3 129 (8.90%) Red Hat
4 88 (6.07%) Atlassian
5 85 (5.87%) Sonatype
6 59 (4.07%) IBM
7 51 (3.52%) Informatica
8 50 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 42 (2.90%) Tableau
10 37 (2.55%) Talend
11 35 (2.42%) Zend
12 31 (2.14%) CA
13 30 (2.07%) Google
14 23 (1.59%) F5
15 18 (1.24%) Cisco
16 14 (0.97%) Black Duck
16 14 (0.97%) Rackspace
16 14 (0.97%) Veracode
17 13 (0.90%) Adobe
17 13 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
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