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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 215 293 397
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +104
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 614 380 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.14% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.27% 3.04% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 254 160
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £531 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £32.60 £43.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%

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
11642 12508 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.71% 23.07% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7952 8177 7552
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 173 201
Median hourly rate £33.50 £25.83 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.69% -13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +97 589 £450 +12.50% 141
London +82 351 £475 +11.76% 76
South East +18 82 £400 +8.00% 16
North West +28 54 £488 +71.05% 11
Yorkshire +36 51 £570 +52.00% 10
Hampshire +24 51 £400 +8.00% 6
City of London +40 37 £450 -5.26% 17
Sheffield - 31 £725 - 2
South Yorkshire - 31 £725 - 2
Croydon +7 25 £410 -4.92% 1
Cheshire +16 24 £525 -19.23% 1
Manchester -2 22 £400 +33.33% 7
West Yorkshire +11 17 £350 -22.22% 7
Leeds +1 17 £350 -22.22% 6
Winchester +10 16 £425 +36.00%
Bristol 0 15 £375 - 6
South West -10 15 £375 -2.91% 11
East of England +8 13 £438 +16.66% 7
Warrington -4 12 £570 -12.30%
Scotland -15 12 £266 -33.43% 1
West Midlands -30 9 £375 - 2
North East -49 9 £725 +11.53% 2
Oxfordshire - 9 £380 - 2
East Midlands +11 8 £238 -13.63% 7
Berkshire 0 8 £450 +25.00% 2
Stockport -5 8 £425 +26.86% 3
Reading -6 8 £450 - 2
Tyne and Wear -47 8 £725 +11.53% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -55 8 £725 +11.53% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £438 -

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 633 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (48.11%) Java
3 541 (45.42%) Linux
4 416 (34.93%) MySQL
5 374 (31.40%) MongoDB
6 316 (26.53%) JavaScript
7 310 (26.03%) Python
8 309 (25.94%) SQL
9 272 (22.84%) Oracle
10 271 (22.75%) Open Source
11 266 (22.33%) DevOps
12 254 (21.33%) HTML
13 248 (20.82%) Git (software)
14 242 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
15 239 (20.07%) CSS
16 225 (18.89%) Unix
17 223 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
18 219 (18.39%) Puppet
19 208 (17.46%) Ruby
20 205 (17.21%) Scrum
21 204 (17.13%) TDD
22 202 (16.96%) Security Cleared
23 191 (16.04%) Jenkins
24 176 (14.78%) Tomcat
24 176 (14.78%) Apache
24 176 (14.78%) HTTP
24 176 (14.78%) Relational Database
25 174 (14.61%) Configuration Management
26 165 (13.85%) Spring
27 146 (12.26%) Web Services

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
1 176 (14.78%) Apache
1 176 (14.78%) Tomcat
2 112 (9.40%) Node.js
3 111 (9.32%) JBoss
4 83 (6.97%) nginx
5 50 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
6 42 (3.53%) SAS
7 37 (3.11%) OpenStack
8 30 (2.52%) Jetty
9 24 (2.02%) Confluence
10 19 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 18 (1.51%) Apache Spark
12 15 (1.26%) CMS
12 15 (1.26%) Tuxedo
12 15 (1.26%) WebSphere
13 14 (1.18%) Apache Solr
14 12 (1.01%) Alfresco
14 12 (1.01%) IIS
15 11 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 10 (0.84%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (1.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.17%) MS Office
2 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.084%) GIMP
3 1 (0.084%) HipChat
3 1 (0.084%) MS Project
3 1 (0.084%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.59%) SAP MDM
2 6 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.084%) Magento
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 223 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.53%) GitHub
3 49 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (2.10%) SaaS
7 24 (2.02%) Amazon S3
8 20 (1.68%) Amazon Kinesis
9 17 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.43%) IaaS
10 16 (1.34%) Heroku
11 12 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.84%) PaaS
13 7 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.59%) Veeva
14 6 (0.50%) Bluemix
15 5 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.42%) Force.com
15 5 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 176 (14.78%) HTTP
2 85 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 61 (5.12%) SSL
4 43 (3.61%) DNS
5 42 (3.53%) Firewall
6 32 (2.69%) Internet
7 21 (1.76%) DHCP
8 20 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (1.68%) Network Security
9 14 (1.18%) FTP
9 14 (1.18%) SNMP
10 12 (1.01%) IPsec
11 11 (0.92%) IPv6
11 11 (0.92%) SMTP
12 10 (0.84%) LDAP
13 8 (0.67%) LAN
13 8 (0.67%) VPN
14 7 (0.59%) DMZ
14 7 (0.59%) IPv4
14 7 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (34.93%) MySQL
2 374 (31.40%) MongoDB
3 176 (14.78%) Relational Database
4 145 (12.17%) SQL Server
5 143 (12.01%) NoSQL
6 125 (10.50%) Redis
7 99 (8.31%) Hadoop
8 68 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 64 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
10 57 (4.79%) Apache Hive
11 48 (4.03%) HBase
12 47 (3.95%) RDBMS
13 46 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
13 46 (3.86%) Oracle Database
14 41 (3.44%) Pentaho
15 40 (3.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 39 (3.27%) Amazon Redshift
17 32 (2.69%) Big Data
18 29 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
19 20 (1.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 248 (20.82%) Git (software)
2 191 (16.04%) Jenkins
3 101 (8.48%) Subversion
4 100 (8.40%) JIRA
5 75 (6.30%) Maven
6 74 (6.21%) JUnit
7 57 (4.79%) Cucumber
8 49 (4.11%) ERwin
9 44 (3.69%) Selenium
10 38 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 38 (3.19%) Gradle
11 36 (3.02%) Artifactory
12 32 (2.69%) RSpec
13 25 (2.10%) Talend Open Studio
14 24 (2.02%) Mercurial
14 24 (2.02%) Vagrant
15 22 (1.85%) Capybara
16 21 (1.76%) Mockito
17 20 (1.68%) Travis CI
18 18 (1.51%) FindBugs
General
1 127 (10.66%) Finance
2 32 (2.69%) Banking
3 21 (1.76%) Marketing
3 21 (1.76%) Retail
4 18 (1.51%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.01%) Games
6 6 (0.50%) Aerospace
6 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 6 (0.50%) Legal
7 5 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.34%) Local Government
8 4 (0.34%) Publishing
8 4 (0.34%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.25%) Advertising
9 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.084%) Automotive
11 1 (0.084%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.084%) Electronics
11 1 (0.084%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 523 (43.91%) Developer
2 179 (15.03%) Java Developer
3 147 (12.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 140 (11.75%) Architect
5 89 (7.47%) DBA
6 77 (6.47%) Python Developer
7 68 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 63 (5.29%) Administrator
9 62 (5.21%) Analyst
10 57 (4.79%) Technical Architect
11 52 (4.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 48 (4.03%) PostgreSQL DBA
13 45 (3.78%) Linux Engineer
14 40 (3.36%) PHP Developer
15 37 (3.11%) Data Architect
16 36 (3.02%) Agile Developer
16 36 (3.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 34 (2.85%) JavaScript Developer
18 30 (2.52%) Ruby Developer
19 29 (2.43%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (21.33%) HTML
2 239 (20.07%) CSS
3 165 (13.85%) Spring
4 146 (12.26%) Web Services
5 145 (12.17%) Hibernate
6 142 (11.92%) REST
7 126 (10.58%) RESTful
8 125 (10.50%) HTML5
9 116 (9.74%) J2EE
10 108 (9.07%) AngularJS
11 107 (8.98%) XML
12 93 (7.81%) LAPP Stack
13 92 (7.72%) ActiveMQ
14 91 (7.64%) JSON
15 88 (7.39%) Django
15 88 (7.39%) jQuery
16 86 (7.22%) LAMP
17 81 (6.80%) SOAP
18 77 (6.47%) CSS3
19 73 (6.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (5.63%) Visualisation
3 41 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.11%) Data Integration
5 33 (2.77%) User Experience
6 31 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.52%) Replication
8 26 (2.18%) Private Cloud
9 25 (2.10%) Data Centre
10 24 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.85%) Smart Meter
12 21 (1.76%) Algorithms
13 20 (1.68%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.51%) Clustering
15 15 (1.26%) Fintech
16 13 (1.09%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.01%) Statistics
18 10 (0.84%) Public Cloud
19 8 (0.67%) Blog
19 8 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 541 (45.42%) Linux
2 225 (18.89%) Unix
3 127 (10.66%) Windows
4 74 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 61 (5.12%) CentOS
6 41 (3.44%) Ubuntu
7 39 (3.27%) Mac OS X
8 17 (1.43%) Debian
9 16 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
10 13 (1.09%) AIX
11 12 (1.01%) Windows Server
12 11 (0.92%) Mac OS
13 10 (0.84%) Android
13 10 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.84%) SUSE
14 9 (0.76%) Solaris
15 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.59%) VME
17 5 (0.42%) HPUX
17 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 633 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (22.75%) Open Source
3 266 (22.33%) DevOps
4 242 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
5 205 (17.21%) Scrum
6 204 (17.13%) TDD
7 174 (14.61%) Configuration Management
8 128 (10.75%) MVC
9 119 (9.99%) BDD
10 118 (9.91%) SOA
11 107 (8.98%) Software Engineering
12 105 (8.82%) OO
13 101 (8.48%) Mentoring
14 94 (7.89%) Data Modelling
14 94 (7.89%) Microservices
15 86 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
16 85 (7.14%) Web Development
17 84 (7.05%) ETL
18 81 (6.80%) High Availability
19 74 (6.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 573 (48.11%) Java
2 316 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 310 (26.03%) Python
4 309 (25.94%) SQL
5 208 (17.46%) Ruby
6 144 (12.09%) Perl
7 112 (9.40%) PHP
8 104 (8.73%) Bash Shell
9 100 (8.40%) Scala
10 84 (7.05%) C++
11 58 (4.87%) C#
11 58 (4.87%) Go
12 51 (4.28%) Shell Script
13 49 (4.11%) PowerShell
14 38 (3.19%) C
15 17 (1.43%) Clojure
16 15 (1.26%) COBOL
17 14 (1.18%) AWK
18 12 (1.01%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 202 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 92 (7.72%) SC Cleared
3 48 (4.03%) Degree
4 28 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.76%) BC Cleared
6 7 (0.59%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.34%) HND
9 3 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.25%) ISEB
9 3 (0.25%) PhD
9 3 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.17%) OCP
10 2 (0.17%) RHCE
10 2 (0.17%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.084%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.084%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.03%) QA
2 35 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.25%) SLA
6 1 (0.084%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 143 (12.01%) Docker
2 53 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.68%) vCloud
4 18 (1.51%) KVM
4 18 (1.51%) Xen
5 16 (1.34%) vSphere
6 13 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (0.67%) Varnish
8 6 (0.50%) LXC
8 6 (0.50%) NFS
9 5 (0.42%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.42%) Squid
9 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.42%) XenApp
10 4 (0.34%) HDFS
10 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 219 (18.39%) Puppet
2 109 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (7.30%) Ansible
4 56 (4.70%) Kibana
5 54 (4.53%) logstash
6 36 (3.02%) Salt
7 33 (2.77%) Nagios
8 24 (2.02%) HAProxy
9 23 (1.93%) ZABBIX
10 21 (1.76%) Kubernetes
11 18 (1.51%) Grafana
12 17 (1.43%) Uchiwa
13 12 (1.01%) Data Guard
13 12 (1.01%) Zenoss
14 11 (0.92%) Rundeck
15 10 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
16 9 (0.76%) Control-M
17 7 (0.59%) Cacti
17 7 (0.59%) Graphite
17 7 (0.59%) Oozie
Vendors
1 272 (22.84%) Oracle
2 130 (10.92%) VMware
3 100 (8.40%) Red Hat
4 67 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 48 (4.03%) IBM
5 48 (4.03%) Tableau
6 46 (3.86%) Informatica
7 37 (3.11%) CA
8 28 (2.35%) Google
9 25 (2.10%) Talend
10 20 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.01%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.01%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.84%) F5
13 9 (0.76%) EMC
13 9 (0.76%) HP
13 9 (0.76%) Rackspace
13 9 (0.76%) Zend
14 8 (0.67%) SAP
15 7 (0.59%) Cisco
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