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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 189 295 405
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +110
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 736 442 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 0.77% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 3.36% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 306 173
Median daily rate £450 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £43.43 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.97% +199.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £43.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-76.97% +199.51%

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
12094 13174 12051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.47% 23.08% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8062 8590 7455
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 191 203
Median hourly rate £29.88 £27.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £62.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +106 721 £450 +12.50% 180
London +116 486 £475 +8.57% 95
South East +39 91 £400 +8.47% 24
City of London +66 56 £488 +8.33% 17
Hampshire +27 55 £400 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire +20 47 £475 +35.71% 17
Croydon +4 42 £400 -11.11%
North West +24 33 £414 +18.21% 9
West Yorkshire +14 30 £350 - 12
Leeds +10 30 £350 - 6
Manchester +7 22 £400 +20.30% 5
South West -5 21 £375 - 17
Westminster - 21 £525 -
Winchester +11 17 £443 +41.60%
Oxfordshire +21 16 £438 +16.66% 4
East Midlands +12 15 £420 +68.00% 8
South Yorkshire +5 15 £500 +25.00% 2
Sheffield -3 15 £500 +25.00% 2
Bristol -8 14 £375 -6.25% 2
East of England +10 13 £400 +6.66% 5
Scotland +6 12 £266 -3.45% 5
Berkshire -12 11 £363 +3.57% 8
Harrow - 10 £498 -
Nottinghamshire +3 8 £450 - 3
Nottingham -2 8 £450 - 3
Stockport -6 8 £425 +26.86% 2
West Midlands -41 8 £350 -6.66% 2
Hertfordshire +14 7 £325 -7.14% 3
Wiltshire -3 7 £515 - 1
Reading -4 7 £388 +8.77% 3

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 710 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 607 (44.93%) Linux
3 578 (42.78%) Java
4 452 (33.46%) MySQL
5 408 (30.20%) DevOps
6 387 (28.65%) MongoDB
7 334 (24.72%) Python
8 323 (23.91%) JavaScript
9 320 (23.69%) Oracle
10 319 (23.61%) Jenkins
11 314 (23.24%) Git (software)
11 314 (23.24%) Puppet
12 306 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
13 302 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
14 281 (20.80%) SQL
15 280 (20.73%) Ruby
16 268 (19.84%) HTML
17 267 (19.76%) TDD
18 254 (18.80%) Scrum
19 246 (18.21%) Open Source
19 246 (18.21%) Security Cleared
20 244 (18.06%) CSS
21 225 (16.65%) Docker
22 216 (15.99%) Apache
23 185 (13.69%) Unix
23 185 (13.69%) Web Services
23 185 (13.69%) Configuration Management
24 181 (13.40%) Tomcat
25 179 (13.25%) HTTP
26 173 (12.81%) VMware

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
1 216 (15.99%) Apache
2 181 (13.40%) Tomcat
3 136 (10.07%) Elasticsearch
4 120 (8.88%) JBoss
5 106 (7.85%) nginx
6 99 (7.33%) Confluence
7 66 (4.89%) OpenStack
8 37 (2.74%) SAS
9 33 (2.44%) Jetty
10 32 (2.37%) Apache Spark
11 25 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
11 25 (1.85%) WebSphere
12 17 (1.26%) Mule ESB
13 16 (1.18%) IIS
14 13 (0.96%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.96%) GlassFish
15 11 (0.81%) Alfresco
15 11 (0.81%) Mule
16 9 (0.67%) Drupal
16 9 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 39 (2.89%) HipChat
2 16 (1.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.15%) InVision
3 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.074%) GIMP
4 1 (0.074%) MS Office
4 1 (0.074%) MS Project
4 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.52%) SAP MDM
4 6 (0.44%) Magento
4 6 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Odoo
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 302 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (4.89%) GitHub
3 60 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (1.92%) SaaS
7 23 (1.70%) IaaS
8 20 (1.48%) Amazon S3
8 20 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (1.41%) PaaS
10 14 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
10 14 (1.04%) Heroku
11 13 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 11 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.52%) Bluemix
13 7 (0.52%) Veeva
14 6 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 179 (13.25%) HTTP
2 99 (7.33%) DNS
3 96 (7.11%) TCP/IP
4 80 (5.92%) SSL
5 79 (5.85%) Firewall
6 54 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
7 46 (3.40%) OpenVPN
7 46 (3.40%) SSH
8 34 (2.52%) Internet
9 33 (2.44%) Network Security
10 31 (2.29%) DHCP
11 25 (1.85%) IPsec
11 25 (1.85%) SNMP
12 23 (1.70%) IPv6
12 23 (1.70%) VPN
13 21 (1.55%) FTP
14 20 (1.48%) LDAP
15 18 (1.33%) DMZ
16 14 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
17 13 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (33.46%) MySQL
2 387 (28.65%) MongoDB
3 161 (11.92%) Relational Database
4 158 (11.70%) SQL Server
5 156 (11.55%) Hadoop
6 149 (11.03%) NoSQL
7 137 (10.14%) Redis
8 72 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 67 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
10 64 (4.74%) RDBMS
11 58 (4.29%) Oracle Database
12 52 (3.85%) Apache Hive
13 45 (3.33%) Big Data
14 41 (3.03%) HBase
15 36 (2.66%) Amazon Redshift
16 35 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
17 34 (2.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 34 (2.52%) Pentaho
18 33 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
19 27 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 319 (23.61%) Jenkins
2 314 (23.24%) Git (software)
3 162 (11.99%) JIRA
4 122 (9.03%) JUnit
5 110 (8.14%) Maven
6 96 (7.11%) Subversion
7 63 (4.66%) Cucumber
8 62 (4.59%) Sonatype Nexus
9 56 (4.15%) SonarQube
10 51 (3.77%) JIRA Agile
11 50 (3.70%) Bitbucket
12 49 (3.63%) Ant
13 48 (3.55%) Liquibase
14 46 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (3.18%) ERwin
16 41 (3.03%) Selenium
17 39 (2.89%) Artifactory
18 38 (2.81%) Vagrant
19 35 (2.59%) Gradle
20 33 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 126 (9.33%) Finance
2 33 (2.44%) Banking
3 23 (1.70%) Retail
3 23 (1.70%) Telecoms
4 21 (1.55%) Marketing
5 14 (1.04%) Games
6 9 (0.67%) Advertising
6 9 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.59%) Electronics
8 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.52%) Legal
9 6 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.30%) Publishing
12 3 (0.22%) Local Government
13 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.074%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.074%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.074%) French Language
14 1 (0.074%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 570 (42.19%) Developer
2 228 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 182 (13.47%) Java Developer
4 136 (10.07%) Architect
5 126 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 101 (7.48%) Python Developer
7 72 (5.33%) DBA
8 61 (4.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 59 (4.37%) Linux Engineer
10 57 (4.22%) Administrator
11 53 (3.92%) Analyst
12 52 (3.85%) Technical Architect
13 47 (3.48%) Agile Developer
14 45 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 45 (3.33%) PHP Developer
15 42 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
16 40 (2.96%) Data Architect
17 39 (2.89%) Consultant
18 38 (2.81%) .NET Developer
19 36 (2.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (19.84%) HTML
2 244 (18.06%) CSS
3 185 (13.69%) Web Services
4 169 (12.51%) Spring
5 153 (11.32%) REST
6 145 (10.73%) Node.js
7 143 (10.58%) AngularJS
8 138 (10.21%) HTML5
9 137 (10.14%) Hibernate
10 130 (9.62%) RESTful
11 124 (9.18%) Django
12 116 (8.59%) XML
13 112 (8.29%) ActiveMQ
14 108 (7.99%) LAPP Stack
15 99 (7.33%) LAMP
16 97 (7.18%) JSON
17 93 (6.88%) J2EE
18 84 (6.22%) CSS3
19 82 (6.07%) .NET
20 80 (5.92%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 67 (4.96%) Visualisation
2 64 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (3.55%) User Experience
4 43 (3.18%) Data Integration
5 36 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.52%) Smart Meter
7 31 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.22%) Clustering
8 30 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 29 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 24 (1.78%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.70%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.26%) Fintech
13 16 (1.18%) Replication
14 13 (0.96%) PKI
14 13 (0.96%) Statistics
15 10 (0.74%) Blog
15 10 (0.74%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.74%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 607 (44.93%) Linux
2 185 (13.69%) Unix
3 129 (9.55%) CentOS
4 116 (8.59%) Windows
5 84 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 74 (5.48%) Ubuntu
7 30 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 21 (1.55%) AIX
9 18 (1.33%) Debian
10 17 (1.26%) Android
10 17 (1.26%) Apple iOS
11 16 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
12 15 (1.11%) CoreOS
12 15 (1.11%) Solaris
13 14 (1.04%) Windows Server
14 13 (0.96%) RancherOS
15 12 (0.89%) SUSE
16 11 (0.81%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.44%) HPUX
18 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 710 (52.55%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (30.20%) DevOps
3 306 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
4 267 (19.76%) TDD
5 254 (18.80%) Scrum
6 246 (18.21%) Open Source
7 185 (13.69%) Configuration Management
8 163 (12.07%) BDD
9 132 (9.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 118 (8.73%) MVC
11 116 (8.59%) SOA
12 112 (8.29%) Microservices
13 111 (8.22%) Mentoring
14 106 (7.85%) Software Engineering
15 104 (7.70%) Web Development
16 98 (7.25%) E-Commerce
17 93 (6.88%) OO
18 92 (6.81%) High Availability
19 89 (6.59%) Data Modelling
20 82 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 578 (42.78%) Java
2 334 (24.72%) Python
3 323 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 281 (20.80%) SQL
5 280 (20.73%) Ruby
6 153 (11.32%) Perl
7 127 (9.40%) PHP
8 118 (8.73%) Scala
9 116 (8.59%) Bash Shell
10 86 (6.37%) Shell Script
11 72 (5.33%) Go
12 66 (4.89%) C++
13 61 (4.52%) C#
14 38 (2.81%) C
15 36 (2.66%) PowerShell
16 29 (2.15%) Groovy
17 23 (1.70%) Clojure
18 19 (1.41%) T-SQL
19 16 (1.18%) PL/SQL
20 13 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 246 (18.21%) Security Cleared
2 165 (12.21%) SC Cleared
3 37 (2.74%) Degree
4 35 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (1.70%) CTC Cleared
6 10 (0.74%) BC Cleared
7 9 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.37%) CCNA
9 5 (0.37%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.30%) HND
10 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.22%) ISEB
11 3 (0.22%) RHCE
11 3 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.15%) OCP
12 2 (0.15%) PhD
12 2 (0.15%) RHCA
12 2 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.15%) QA
2 26 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.074%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 225 (16.65%) Docker
2 64 (4.74%) vCloud
3 58 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (3.70%) Squid
5 45 (3.33%) Postfix
6 36 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
7 30 (2.22%) Xen
8 28 (2.07%) Active Directory
9 27 (2.00%) KVM
10 19 (1.41%) vSphere
11 15 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 13 (0.96%) etcd
12 13 (0.96%) flannel
13 11 (0.81%) Apache Flume
14 8 (0.59%) VMware ESX
15 7 (0.52%) Samba
16 6 (0.44%) HDFS
16 6 (0.44%) iptables
17 5 (0.37%) LXC
17 5 (0.37%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 314 (23.24%) Puppet
2 143 (10.58%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (10.14%) Ansible
4 99 (7.33%) Kibana
4 99 (7.33%) logstash
5 93 (6.88%) Kubernetes
6 78 (5.77%) ZABBIX
7 56 (4.15%) Terraform
8 55 (4.07%) Rancher
9 41 (3.03%) Nagios
10 33 (2.44%) Salt
11 28 (2.07%) HAProxy
12 20 (1.48%) Graphite
13 18 (1.33%) Mesos
14 17 (1.26%) Ambari
14 17 (1.26%) Data Guard
14 17 (1.26%) Zenoss
15 16 (1.18%) StatsD
16 15 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
16 15 (1.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 320 (23.69%) Oracle
2 173 (12.81%) VMware
3 128 (9.47%) Red Hat
4 65 (4.81%) Microsoft
5 63 (4.66%) Atlassian
6 59 (4.37%) IBM
7 52 (3.85%) Sonatype
8 44 (3.26%) Informatica
9 40 (2.96%) Tableau
10 33 (2.44%) Talend
11 31 (2.29%) CA
12 25 (1.85%) Google
13 19 (1.41%) F5
13 19 (1.41%) Zend
14 18 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (1.04%) Adobe
16 13 (0.96%) SAP
17 12 (0.89%) EMC
17 12 (0.89%) Splunk
17 12 (0.89%) Vertica
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Satigo Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Networkers
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Zebra People
Rate: From £500 to £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + REMOTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £235 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Talent International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £525 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago