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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 163 271 333
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +62
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 874 496 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.63% 0.87% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.20% 3.78% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 331 222
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+271.87% -78.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £8.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £43.43 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+271.87% -77.14%

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
12145 13124 12302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 22.94% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8044 8698 7789
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 199 201
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.53 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 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 +106 862 £450 +5.88% 164
London +125 579 £475 +5.55% 82
South East +10 113 £415 +3.75% 29
City of London +54 67 £496 +1.64% 20
Hampshire +3 56 £425 +6.25% 7
Croydon -1 47 £405 -10.00% 2
East Midlands +26 36 £438 +40.00% 3
North West +28 35 £423 -4.30% 14
Yorkshire +6 33 £500 +42.85% 15
Nottinghamshire +13 26 £460 +47.20% 1
Nottingham - 26 £460 - 1
Winchester +1 24 £436 +9.74% 1
Oxfordshire +12 23 £400 +20.75% 7
South West -11 23 £415 -2.35% 5
Manchester +14 22 £423 +30.00% 12
East of England +1 20 £400 +2.89% 7
Westminster - 17 £550 -
Sheffield +6 16 £500 +11.11%
South Yorkshire +6 16 £500 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +2 15 £375 -3.22% 8
West Yorkshire -6 15 £420 +20.00% 12
Leeds -4 14 £420 +20.00% 8
Devon +12 12 £402 -0.86%
Hertfordshire +3 10 £325 -7.14% 3
North East -23 10 £481 +37.50% 4
Tyne and Wear -25 10 £481 +37.50% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 10 £481 +37.50% 4
Watford -2 9 - -
West Midlands -23 9 £360 -10.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 8 £409 -0.90% 2

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 828 (53.94%) Agile Software Development
2 724 (47.17%) Linux
3 571 (37.20%) Java
4 524 (34.14%) DevOps
5 506 (32.96%) MySQL
5 506 (32.96%) Jenkins
6 446 (29.06%) Git (software)
7 418 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
8 413 (26.91%) Python
9 409 (26.64%) Amazon AWS
10 398 (25.93%) Ruby
11 391 (25.47%) MongoDB
12 388 (25.28%) Puppet
13 365 (23.78%) Oracle
14 356 (23.19%) JavaScript
15 352 (22.93%) Docker
16 335 (21.82%) Scrum
17 330 (21.50%) Security Cleared
18 325 (21.17%) TDD
19 301 (19.61%) SQL
20 299 (19.48%) HTML
21 283 (18.44%) CSS
22 279 (18.18%) Open Source
23 275 (17.92%) Apache
24 264 (17.20%) JIRA
25 260 (16.94%) SC Cleared
25 260 (16.94%) Configuration Management
26 246 (16.03%) Hadoop
27 231 (15.05%) Elasticsearch
28 230 (14.98%) Continuous Delivery

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
1 275 (17.92%) Apache
2 231 (15.05%) Elasticsearch
3 190 (12.38%) Tomcat
4 172 (11.21%) Confluence
5 156 (10.16%) nginx
6 114 (7.43%) JBoss
7 65 (4.23%) OpenStack
8 53 (3.45%) Jetty
9 42 (2.74%) Apache Spark
10 32 (2.08%) WebSphere
11 30 (1.95%) Mule ESB
12 21 (1.37%) WildFly
13 20 (1.30%) Drupal
13 20 (1.30%) SAS
14 19 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
15 15 (0.98%) IIS
15 15 (0.98%) Mongrel
16 14 (0.91%) Alfresco
17 13 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 11 (0.72%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 88 (5.73%) HipChat
2 9 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.20%) InVision
4 1 (0.065%) MS Project
4 1 (0.065%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (0.91%) Magento
3 10 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.13%) Odoo
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.065%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 409 (26.64%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (5.67%) GitHub
3 55 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (1.37%) Heroku
8 17 (1.11%) SaaS
9 16 (1.04%) PaaS
10 14 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.91%) IaaS
11 12 (0.78%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
13 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.39%) Route 53
13 6 (0.39%) Slack
13 6 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 196 (12.77%) HTTP
2 161 (10.49%) DNS
3 117 (7.62%) TCP/IP
4 107 (6.97%) OpenLDAP
5 100 (6.51%) Firewall
6 99 (6.45%) SSH
7 95 (6.19%) OpenVPN
7 95 (6.19%) SSL
8 53 (3.45%) VPN
9 41 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
10 33 (2.15%) LDAP
11 32 (2.08%) Internet
12 30 (1.95%) DHCP
12 30 (1.95%) Network Security
13 28 (1.82%) IPsec
13 28 (1.82%) SNMP
14 26 (1.69%) DMZ
15 22 (1.43%) FTP
16 21 (1.37%) IPv6
17 10 (0.65%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (32.96%) MySQL
2 391 (25.47%) MongoDB
3 246 (16.03%) Hadoop
4 200 (13.03%) NoSQL
5 195 (12.70%) Relational Database
6 170 (11.07%) Redis
7 146 (9.51%) SQL Server
8 102 (6.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 82 (5.34%) Oracle Database
10 72 (4.69%) RDBMS
11 63 (4.10%) Big Data
12 62 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
13 49 (3.19%) Apache Hive
14 41 (2.67%) HBase
15 39 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
16 34 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
17 31 (2.02%) Pentaho
18 29 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
19 27 (1.76%) DB2
20 18 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 506 (32.96%) Jenkins
2 446 (29.06%) Git (software)
3 264 (17.20%) JIRA
4 162 (10.55%) JUnit
5 148 (9.64%) Maven
6 121 (7.88%) Subversion
7 111 (7.23%) SonarQube
8 110 (7.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 108 (7.04%) JIRA Agile
10 105 (6.84%) Ant
11 103 (6.71%) Bitbucket
12 93 (6.06%) Liquibase
13 90 (5.86%) Cucumber
14 62 (4.04%) Mercurial
15 56 (3.65%) Vagrant
16 49 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 49 (3.19%) Selenium
17 45 (2.93%) Travis CI
18 44 (2.87%) Artifactory
19 40 (2.61%) WebDriver
General
1 127 (8.27%) Finance
2 31 (2.02%) Retail
3 27 (1.76%) Banking
4 22 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.11%) Marketing
6 11 (0.72%) Games
7 10 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.59%) Electronics
9 8 (0.52%) Advertising
9 8 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.33%) Publishing
11 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.26%) Back Office
11 4 (0.26%) Local Government
12 3 (0.20%) Legal
13 1 (0.065%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.065%) Automotive
13 1 (0.065%) French Language
13 1 (0.065%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 683 (44.50%) Developer
2 285 (18.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 206 (13.42%) Java Developer
4 143 (9.32%) Senior Developer
5 132 (8.60%) Architect
6 118 (7.69%) Python Developer
7 77 (5.02%) PHP Developer
8 66 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
8 66 (4.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 60 (3.91%) DBA
10 57 (3.71%) Administrator
11 51 (3.32%) Technical Architect
12 50 (3.26%) Senior DevOps
13 49 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
14 48 (3.13%) Agile Developer
15 47 (3.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 46 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
17 44 (2.87%) AWS Engineer
18 43 (2.80%) Consultant
19 42 (2.74%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (19.48%) HTML
2 283 (18.44%) CSS
3 215 (14.01%) Web Services
4 203 (13.22%) Spring
5 201 (13.09%) AngularJS
6 186 (12.12%) REST
7 174 (11.34%) Node.js
8 164 (10.68%) HTML5
9 163 (10.62%) Django
10 142 (9.25%) XML
11 138 (8.99%) JSON
12 128 (8.34%) Hibernate
13 126 (8.21%) LAPP Stack
14 121 (7.88%) LAMP
15 120 (7.82%) ActiveMQ
16 119 (7.75%) CSS3
17 115 (7.49%) ELK Stack
18 114 (7.43%) RESTful
19 112 (7.30%) Ruby on Rails
20 92 (5.99%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 55 (3.58%) Visualisation
2 52 (3.39%) User Experience
3 39 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 37 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (2.08%) Clustering
5 32 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 32 (2.08%) Smart Meter
6 29 (1.89%) Data Integration
7 23 (1.50%) Algorithms
8 20 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 19 (1.24%) NHS
10 17 (1.11%) Semantic Web
11 16 (1.04%) Data Centre
11 16 (1.04%) Fintech
11 16 (1.04%) Statistics
12 15 (0.98%) PKI
13 14 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.91%) Replication
14 12 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 724 (47.17%) Linux
2 199 (12.96%) CentOS
3 175 (11.40%) Unix
4 100 (6.51%) Ubuntu
5 95 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 85 (5.54%) Windows
7 26 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 23 (1.50%) CoreOS
9 22 (1.43%) RancherOS
10 21 (1.37%) AIX
11 19 (1.24%) Solaris
12 18 (1.17%) Debian
13 17 (1.11%) Android
14 16 (1.04%) Apple iOS
14 16 (1.04%) Windows Server
15 10 (0.65%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.59%) SUSE
17 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 828 (53.94%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (34.14%) DevOps
3 418 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
4 335 (21.82%) Scrum
5 325 (21.17%) TDD
6 279 (18.18%) Open Source
7 260 (16.94%) Configuration Management
8 230 (14.98%) Continuous Delivery
9 202 (13.16%) BDD
10 131 (8.53%) Mentoring
11 123 (8.01%) MVC
12 121 (7.88%) E-Commerce
13 120 (7.82%) Microservices
14 114 (7.43%) OO
15 112 (7.30%) SOA
16 107 (6.97%) Software Engineering
17 100 (6.51%) Kanban
18 96 (6.25%) Web Development
19 95 (6.19%) Coaching
20 93 (6.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 571 (37.20%) Java
2 413 (26.91%) Python
3 398 (25.93%) Ruby
4 356 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 301 (19.61%) SQL
6 205 (13.36%) PHP
7 159 (10.36%) Perl
8 144 (9.38%) Scala
9 133 (8.66%) Bash Shell
10 125 (8.14%) Shell Script
11 85 (5.54%) Go
12 55 (3.58%) C#
13 44 (2.87%) C++
14 38 (2.48%) C
14 38 (2.48%) Groovy
15 28 (1.82%) PowerShell
16 23 (1.50%) PL/SQL
17 21 (1.37%) T-SQL
18 17 (1.11%) R
19 14 (0.91%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 330 (21.50%) Security Cleared
2 260 (16.94%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 43 (2.80%) CTC Cleared
4 43 (2.80%) Degree
5 21 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 18 (1.17%) CHECK Team Member
7 17 (1.11%) BC Cleared
8 9 (0.59%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.33%) CCNA
10 5 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.20%) HND
12 3 (0.20%) RHCE
13 2 (0.13%) OCP
13 2 (0.13%) RHCA
13 2 (0.13%) RHCSA
14 1 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.065%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.19%) QA
2 29 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 16 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.46%) SLA
5 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
6 1 (0.065%) GCP
6 1 (0.065%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 352 (22.93%) Docker
2 115 (7.49%) vCloud
3 100 (6.51%) Squid
4 94 (6.12%) Postfix
5 63 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 56 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
7 42 (2.74%) Active Directory
8 41 (2.67%) Xen
9 26 (1.69%) KVM
10 22 (1.43%) etcd
10 22 (1.43%) flannel
11 21 (1.37%) Apache Flume
12 11 (0.72%) VirtualBox
13 10 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 10 (0.65%) HDFS
14 8 (0.52%) vSphere
15 7 (0.46%) Corosync
15 7 (0.46%) NFS
15 7 (0.46%) Oracle Clusterware
16 6 (0.39%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 388 (25.28%) Puppet
2 227 (14.79%) Ansible
3 173 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
4 164 (10.68%) ZABBIX
5 157 (10.23%) Kibana
6 156 (10.16%) logstash
7 152 (9.90%) Kubernetes
8 120 (7.82%) Terraform
9 115 (7.49%) Rancher
10 45 (2.93%) Nagios
11 41 (2.67%) Ambari
11 41 (2.67%) Consul
11 41 (2.67%) HAProxy
12 37 (2.41%) Salt
13 28 (1.82%) Mesos
14 23 (1.50%) Marathon
15 22 (1.43%) Graphite
15 22 (1.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 22 (1.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 18 (1.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 365 (23.78%) Oracle
2 219 (14.27%) VMware
3 122 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 109 (7.10%) Atlassian
5 105 (6.84%) Sonatype
6 58 (3.78%) IBM
7 44 (2.87%) Microsoft
8 38 (2.48%) Zend
9 31 (2.02%) Informatica
9 31 (2.02%) Talend
10 30 (1.95%) Google
11 27 (1.76%) Tableau
12 21 (1.37%) F5
13 18 (1.17%) Cisco
14 15 (0.98%) Black Duck
14 15 (0.98%) CA
14 15 (0.98%) SAP
14 15 (0.98%) Veracode
15 14 (0.91%) Adobe
16 13 (0.85%) Sybase
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £475 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £485 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £540 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Excellent (£)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 14 days ago
London
MSF UK (MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES)
Rate: £34,656.99 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago