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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK
Rank 186 215 315
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +100
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 619 579 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.36% 1.13% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 5.05% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 414 220
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £623 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £378
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +37.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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
10161 11475 11660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 22.42% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6910 7717 7480
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 197 161
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +25 587 £475 +5.55% 215
London +24 312 £500 +5.26% 110
South East +17 68 £400 +6.66% 35
Yorkshire +48 61 £450 -21.73% 13
West Yorkshire +35 42 £473 -24.40% 6
City of London +9 40 £450 -14.28% 19
Leeds +22 39 £473 -24.40% 3
Hampshire +13 37 £425 +13.33% 7
South West -22 32 £473 +5.00% 11
East of England +18 31 £390 +4.00% 13
North West -1 29 £463 -5.12% 17
West Midlands +25 26 £523 +55.03% 7
South Yorkshire +15 21 £425 -10.52% 3
Oxfordshire +11 21 £375 +7.14% 7
Scotland +12 19 £350 -9.67% 1
Devon +5 19 £468 -10.90% 4
Edinburgh +23 18 £350 -12.50%
Hertfordshire +9 18 £375 -
Sheffield +9 16 £425 -10.52% 3
Exeter -2 16 £475 -9.52% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 16 £345 -37.27% 2
Tyne and Wear -22 16 £345 -37.27% 2
North East -26 16 £345 -30.12% 2
Winchester +8 15 £425 +13.33% 2
Manchester +7 15 £450 -17.24% 11
Cheshire +28 11 £475 -0.52%
Oxford +11 11 £375 +0.33% 2
Birmingham +8 11 £500 +29.03% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 10 £518 +40.81% 10
Cambridge +18 9 £518 +40.81% 7

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 740 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 656 (46.56%) Linux
3 628 (44.57%) Java
4 513 (36.41%) Git (software)
5 487 (34.56%) Python
6 473 (33.57%) MySQL
7 446 (31.65%) Jenkins
8 403 (28.60%) MongoDB
9 393 (27.89%) DevOps
10 385 (27.32%) Docker
11 368 (26.12%) Amazon AWS
12 356 (25.27%) Puppet
13 349 (24.77%) JavaScript
14 327 (23.21%) SQL
15 326 (23.14%) Ruby
15 326 (23.14%) Continuous Integration
16 316 (22.43%) Open Source
17 310 (22.00%) Security Cleared
17 310 (22.00%) Ansible
18 301 (21.36%) Scrum
19 288 (20.44%) Oracle
20 286 (20.30%) HTML
21 280 (19.87%) JIRA
22 279 (19.80%) Configuration Management
23 256 (18.17%) CSS
24 254 (18.03%) SC Cleared
25 243 (17.25%) TDD
26 241 (17.10%) Relational Database
27 236 (16.75%) Hadoop
28 235 (16.68%) Apache

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
1 235 (16.68%) Apache
2 172 (12.21%) Confluence
3 158 (11.21%) Elasticsearch
4 145 (10.29%) Tomcat
5 118 (8.37%) nginx
6 101 (7.17%) Apache Spark
7 46 (3.26%) OpenStack
8 44 (3.12%) JBoss
9 29 (2.06%) Jetty
10 28 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
11 23 (1.63%) Mule ESB
12 19 (1.35%) Apache Pig
12 19 (1.35%) Drupal
13 18 (1.28%) WildFly
14 16 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 14 (0.99%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.99%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.85%) Apache Solr
17 11 (0.78%) Alfresco
18 10 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (2.77%) HipChat
2 19 (1.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.35%) MS Office
5 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.071%) InVision
6 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.071%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
2 16 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.14%) Magento
7 1 (0.071%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.071%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.071%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.071%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.071%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 368 (26.12%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (5.54%) GitHub
4 39 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
4 39 (2.77%) Heroku
5 38 (2.70%) PaaS
6 33 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (2.06%) Amazon S3
8 24 (1.70%) Slack
9 20 (1.42%) SaaS
10 19 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
10 19 (1.35%) IaaS
11 15 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.99%) Route 53
13 12 (0.85%) Datadog
14 10 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (0.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 177 (12.56%) HTTP
2 170 (12.07%) TCP/IP
3 118 (8.37%) SSL
4 115 (8.16%) Firewall
5 108 (7.67%) DNS
6 72 (5.11%) VPN
7 52 (3.69%) OpenLDAP
8 49 (3.48%) Reverse Proxy
9 40 (2.84%) SSH
10 38 (2.70%) OpenVPN
11 35 (2.48%) Internet
12 34 (2.41%) SNMP
13 26 (1.85%) LDAP
14 23 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (1.21%) DHCP
15 17 (1.21%) IPsec
16 14 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (0.99%) SAN
17 11 (0.78%) LAN
17 11 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (33.57%) MySQL
2 403 (28.60%) MongoDB
3 241 (17.10%) Relational Database
4 236 (16.75%) Hadoop
5 225 (15.97%) NoSQL
6 174 (12.35%) Redis
7 145 (10.29%) SQL Server
8 142 (10.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 133 (9.44%) Big Data
10 104 (7.38%) Oracle Database
11 96 (6.81%) RDBMS
12 82 (5.82%) Apache Hive
13 69 (4.90%) HBase
14 59 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
15 38 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 23 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
18 20 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
20 18 (1.28%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 513 (36.41%) Git (software)
2 446 (31.65%) Jenkins
3 280 (19.87%) JIRA
4 120 (8.52%) Subversion
5 116 (8.23%) JUnit
6 87 (6.17%) Maven
7 83 (5.89%) Cucumber
8 71 (5.04%) Bitbucket
8 71 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 58 (4.12%) Vagrant
10 56 (3.97%) SonarQube
11 55 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 52 (3.69%) Mercurial
13 50 (3.55%) Selenium
14 48 (3.41%) Ant
15 45 (3.19%) JIRA Agile
16 42 (2.98%) Gradle
17 37 (2.63%) Liquibase
18 35 (2.48%) Jasmine
19 34 (2.41%) IntelliJ
General
1 130 (9.23%) Finance
2 45 (3.19%) Marketing
3 34 (2.41%) Banking
4 25 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.21%) Electronics
6 16 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.71%) Retail
8 9 (0.64%) Law
9 8 (0.57%) Games
10 6 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.35%) Legal
12 4 (0.28%) Advertising
12 4 (0.28%) Back Office
12 4 (0.28%) Front Office
12 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.14%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.14%) Local Government
14 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 597 (42.37%) Developer
2 223 (15.83%) Java Developer
3 189 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 155 (11.00%) Architect
5 88 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 82 (5.82%) Senior Developer
7 74 (5.25%) DBA
8 70 (4.97%) Administrator
9 63 (4.47%) Technical Architect
10 56 (3.97%) Software Engineer
11 53 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
12 50 (3.55%) Data Engineer
13 49 (3.48%) Consultant
14 45 (3.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 44 (3.12%) PHP Developer
15 44 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
16 41 (2.91%) Senior DevOps
17 40 (2.84%) Big Data Engineer
18 35 (2.48%) Digital Architect
19 34 (2.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (20.30%) HTML
2 256 (18.17%) CSS
3 231 (16.39%) REST
4 190 (13.48%) Spring
5 169 (11.99%) AngularJS
6 165 (11.71%) Node.js
7 163 (11.57%) Web Services
8 160 (11.36%) HTML5
8 160 (11.36%) JSON
9 155 (11.00%) Django
10 136 (9.65%) CSS3
11 134 (9.51%) Elastic Stack
12 116 (8.23%) LAPP Stack
13 110 (7.81%) Hibernate
13 110 (7.81%) XML
14 101 (7.17%) Ruby on Rails
15 98 (6.96%) RabbitMQ
16 88 (6.25%) Kafka
16 88 (6.25%) LAMP
17 86 (6.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.39%) User Experience
2 53 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 42 (2.98%) Clustering
4 35 (2.48%) PKI
5 33 (2.34%) Replication
6 31 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 26 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
10 24 (1.70%) NHS
11 23 (1.63%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.28%) Data Centre
13 14 (0.99%) Fintech
14 13 (0.92%) Smart Meter
15 12 (0.85%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.85%) Web 2.0
16 10 (0.71%) Data Structures
17 8 (0.57%) Semantic Web
18 7 (0.50%) Client/Server
18 7 (0.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 656 (46.56%) Linux
2 134 (9.51%) Unix
3 126 (8.94%) CentOS
4 109 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 91 (6.46%) Windows
6 69 (4.90%) Ubuntu
7 38 (2.70%) Windows Server
8 25 (1.77%) Android
8 25 (1.77%) Apple iOS
9 24 (1.70%) RancherOS
10 23 (1.63%) CoreOS
11 21 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (1.42%) Mac OS X
13 18 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (0.99%) AIX
14 14 (0.99%) Debian
15 13 (0.92%) VyOS
16 11 (0.78%) Solaris
17 9 (0.64%) FreeBSD
18 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 740 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (27.89%) DevOps
3 326 (23.14%) Continuous Integration
4 316 (22.43%) Open Source
5 301 (21.36%) Scrum
6 279 (19.80%) Configuration Management
7 243 (17.25%) TDD
8 153 (10.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 141 (10.01%) BDD
10 137 (9.72%) Microservices
11 127 (9.01%) Software Engineering
12 121 (8.59%) Kanban
13 120 (8.52%) Mentoring
14 101 (7.17%) High Availability
15 87 (6.17%) MVC
16 74 (5.25%) Web Development
17 71 (5.04%) Continuous Deployment
18 66 (4.68%) OO
19 62 (4.40%) E-Commerce
19 62 (4.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 628 (44.57%) Java
2 487 (34.56%) Python
3 349 (24.77%) JavaScript
4 327 (23.21%) SQL
5 326 (23.14%) Ruby
6 194 (13.77%) Scala
7 150 (10.65%) PHP
8 121 (8.59%) Perl
9 115 (8.16%) Bash Shell
10 81 (5.75%) Go
11 64 (4.54%) R
12 54 (3.83%) C#
13 50 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 46 (3.26%) Groovy
15 30 (2.13%) C
16 25 (1.77%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.56%) C++
18 12 (0.85%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.57%) VB
19 8 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 310 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 254 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 67 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 50 (3.55%) Degree
5 33 (2.34%) DV Cleared
6 17 (1.21%) BC Cleared
7 16 (1.14%) RHCE
8 15 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
9 12 (0.85%) PhD
10 4 (0.28%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.14%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.14%) OCP
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.071%) Brainbench
12 1 (0.071%) CISA
12 1 (0.071%) CISM
12 1 (0.071%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.071%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.071%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.071%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 22 (1.56%) QA
3 17 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.28%) WCAG
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.071%) GCP
7 1 (0.071%) HL7
7 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.071%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.071%) SLA
System Software
1 385 (27.32%) Docker
2 63 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.33%) vCloud
4 49 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
5 39 (2.77%) Squid
6 38 (2.70%) Postfix
7 36 (2.56%) Active Directory
8 24 (1.70%) HDFS
9 23 (1.63%) Xen
10 17 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (0.99%) Apache Flume
11 14 (0.99%) VirtualBox
12 13 (0.92%) LXC
12 13 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 13 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.85%) GlusterFS
14 11 (0.78%) etcd
14 11 (0.78%) flannel
15 10 (0.71%) FreeRADIUS
15 10 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 356 (25.27%) Puppet
2 310 (22.00%) Ansible
3 167 (11.85%) Opscode Chef
4 126 (8.94%) ZABBIX
5 121 (8.59%) Terraform
6 110 (7.81%) Kubernetes
7 105 (7.45%) logstash
8 102 (7.24%) Kibana
9 93 (6.60%) Salt
10 86 (6.10%) Nagios
11 57 (4.05%) HAProxy
12 51 (3.62%) Rancher
13 48 (3.41%) Consul
13 48 (3.41%) Docker Swarm
14 45 (3.19%) Packer
15 25 (1.77%) Hadoop YARN
16 24 (1.70%) Grafana
17 22 (1.56%) yum
18 21 (1.49%) Data Guard
18 21 (1.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 288 (20.44%) Oracle
2 201 (14.27%) VMware
3 141 (10.01%) Red Hat
4 68 (4.83%) Atlassian
5 59 (4.19%) Microsoft
6 51 (3.62%) Sonatype
7 39 (2.77%) AppDynamics
8 37 (2.63%) Hortonworks
9 35 (2.48%) SAP
10 33 (2.34%) Cisco
11 32 (2.27%) Rackspace
11 32 (2.27%) Zend
12 31 (2.20%) Splunk
13 29 (2.06%) Google
14 26 (1.85%) IBM
15 25 (1.77%) Adobe
16 22 (1.56%) Teradata
17 20 (1.42%) CA
18 19 (1.35%) SaltStack
18 19 (1.35%) Sybase
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Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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North London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Qualserv Consulting
Rate: £ Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Computer Futures
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Posted: 7 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £425 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
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Telford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £470.00 - £490.00 per day
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Telford, Shropshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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Winchester, Hampshire
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Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
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City, London
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City, London
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Cambridge
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