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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
UK
Rank 160 214 298
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +84
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 697 591 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.18% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.00% 5.16% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 422 211
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £330
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £36.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +35.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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
9960 11457 11110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 22.97% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6654 7670 7275
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 £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 218 163
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.46 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £54.53 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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 16 January 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
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 +31 666 £480 +6.66% 174
London +29 402 £500 +5.26% 84
South East +18 66 £388 -8.82% 27
Yorkshire +22 57 £450 -11.15% 10
City of London +20 50 £500 -11.11% 16
South West +7 45 £488 +25.00% 11
West Yorkshire +27 38 £475 -11.54% 5
Leeds +18 35 £475 -16.07% 4
Hampshire +20 34 £400 - 5
East of England +21 31 £418 +24.62% 10
South Yorkshire -8 23 £450 -10.00%
North East -23 19 £400 -8.57% 2
West Midlands +8 18 £450 - 9
Sheffield -9 18 £450 -10.00%
Tyne and Wear -25 18 £373 -14.85% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 18 £373 -14.85% 1
Oxfordshire +11 17 £350 - 7
Croydon -2 17 £539 +25.29% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 15 £475 +31.94% 8
Hertfordshire +8 13 £339 +2.65%
Oxford +10 12 £350 - 4
Cambridge +6 12 £421 +17.01% 8
Bristol -2 12 £488 +39.28% 2
Devon -3 12 £470 -5.28% 1
Exeter -5 12 £470 -7.38% 1
North West -8 12 £450 -5.26% 13
Scotland +15 9 £400 +11.88% 1
East Midlands - 9 £325 - 7
Gloucestershire - 9 £475 - 5
Edinburgh +20 8 £400 +14.28% 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 840 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 772 (49.23%) Linux
3 645 (41.14%) Java
4 581 (37.05%) Git (software)
5 580 (36.99%) Jenkins
6 531 (33.86%) Python
7 508 (32.40%) MySQL
8 497 (31.70%) DevOps
9 460 (29.34%) Amazon AWS
10 434 (27.68%) MongoDB
11 427 (27.23%) Docker
11 427 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
12 414 (26.40%) Ruby
13 405 (25.83%) Puppet
14 379 (24.17%) Security Cleared
15 374 (23.85%) JavaScript
16 356 (22.70%) Ansible
17 354 (22.58%) Scrum
18 349 (22.26%) SQL
19 344 (21.94%) Oracle
20 342 (21.81%) Open Source
21 322 (20.54%) JIRA
22 320 (20.41%) Configuration Management
23 312 (19.90%) SC Cleared
24 300 (19.13%) Hadoop
25 296 (18.88%) HTML
25 296 (18.88%) Apache
26 286 (18.24%) TDD
27 272 (17.35%) Relational Database
28 269 (17.16%) CSS

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
1 296 (18.88%) Apache
2 246 (15.69%) Elasticsearch
3 205 (13.07%) Confluence
4 175 (11.16%) Tomcat
5 169 (10.78%) nginx
6 104 (6.63%) Apache Spark
7 64 (4.08%) OpenStack
8 52 (3.32%) JBoss
9 46 (2.93%) Jetty
10 34 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 30 (1.91%) Mule ESB
12 29 (1.85%) Drupal
13 28 (1.79%) WildFly
14 26 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
15 24 (1.53%) WebSphere
16 22 (1.40%) Apache Pig
17 15 (0.96%) WebLogic
18 13 (0.83%) IIS
19 12 (0.77%) Alfresco
20 11 (0.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 81 (5.17%) HipChat
2 15 (0.96%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.32%) MS Office
5 2 (0.13%) InVision
5 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.064%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
3 20 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.70%) Magento
5 8 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.064%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.064%) Odoo
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.064%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 460 (29.34%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (6.12%) GitHub
3 78 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (2.68%) Heroku
6 37 (2.36%) PaaS
7 33 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
8 31 (1.98%) Amazon S3
9 20 (1.28%) Slack
10 19 (1.21%) Amazon Kinesis
11 17 (1.08%) IaaS
12 16 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (1.02%) SaaS
13 14 (0.89%) Route 53
14 12 (0.77%) Datadog
15 11 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 8 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
18 8 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 202 (12.88%) HTTP
2 179 (11.42%) TCP/IP
3 166 (10.59%) DNS
4 128 (8.16%) SSL
5 118 (7.53%) Firewall
6 104 (6.63%) OpenLDAP
7 90 (5.74%) SSH
8 85 (5.42%) OpenVPN
9 84 (5.36%) VPN
10 63 (4.02%) Reverse Proxy
11 39 (2.49%) SNMP
12 37 (2.36%) Internet
13 27 (1.72%) DHCP
14 23 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
14 23 (1.47%) LDAP
15 22 (1.40%) IPsec
16 18 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (1.15%) DMZ
17 13 (0.83%) SAN
18 10 (0.64%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (32.40%) MySQL
2 434 (27.68%) MongoDB
3 300 (19.13%) Hadoop
4 272 (17.35%) Relational Database
5 224 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 201 (12.82%) Redis
7 152 (9.69%) SQL Server
8 144 (9.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 140 (8.93%) Big Data
10 104 (6.63%) Oracle Database
11 96 (6.12%) RDBMS
12 90 (5.74%) Apache Hive
13 68 (4.34%) HBase
14 48 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
15 47 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
16 37 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
17 28 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 24 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
19 21 (1.34%) CouchDB
20 18 (1.15%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 581 (37.05%) Git (software)
2 580 (36.99%) Jenkins
3 322 (20.54%) JIRA
4 162 (10.33%) JUnit
5 132 (8.42%) Subversion
6 126 (8.04%) Maven
7 115 (7.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 110 (7.02%) Bitbucket
9 104 (6.63%) SonarQube
10 101 (6.44%) Cucumber
11 98 (6.25%) Ant
12 91 (5.80%) JIRA Agile
13 83 (5.29%) Liquibase
14 73 (4.66%) Vagrant
15 70 (4.46%) Mercurial
16 58 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 44 (2.81%) GitLab
18 41 (2.61%) Gradle
18 41 (2.61%) Selenium
19 38 (2.42%) Travis CI
General
1 143 (9.12%) Finance
2 49 (3.13%) Marketing
3 37 (2.36%) Banking
4 30 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 21 (1.34%) Electronics
5 21 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.28%) Retail
7 8 (0.51%) Games
7 8 (0.51%) Law
8 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.32%) Advertising
10 4 (0.26%) Back Office
10 4 (0.26%) Front Office
10 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.26%) Legal
11 3 (0.19%) French Language
11 3 (0.19%) Publishing
12 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.13%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 658 (41.96%) Developer
2 238 (15.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 226 (14.41%) Java Developer
4 146 (9.31%) Architect
5 105 (6.70%) Senior Developer
6 94 (5.99%) Python Developer
7 85 (5.42%) Administrator
8 82 (5.23%) DBA
9 69 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
10 66 (4.21%) PHP Developer
11 59 (3.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 56 (3.57%) Consultant
13 54 (3.44%) Technical Architect
14 53 (3.38%) Data Engineer
14 53 (3.38%) Senior DevOps
15 52 (3.32%) Software Engineer
16 45 (2.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 43 (2.74%) Big Data Engineer
17 43 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 43 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (18.88%) HTML
2 269 (17.16%) CSS
3 215 (13.71%) Spring
4 209 (13.33%) REST
5 195 (12.44%) AngularJS
6 191 (12.18%) Node.js
7 186 (11.86%) Web Services
8 173 (11.03%) ELK Stack
9 166 (10.59%) HTML5
10 155 (9.89%) Django
11 153 (9.76%) JSON
12 140 (8.93%) CSS3
13 139 (8.86%) LAPP Stack
14 133 (8.48%) XML
15 121 (7.72%) Hibernate
16 115 (7.33%) LAMP
17 106 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
18 104 (6.63%) Ruby on Rails
19 89 (5.68%) Kafka
19 89 (5.68%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 71 (4.53%) User Experience
2 50 (3.19%) Computer Science
3 37 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 34 (2.17%) Replication
6 32 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 31 (1.98%) Clustering
8 29 (1.85%) PKI
9 27 (1.72%) Statistics
10 24 (1.53%) NHS
11 20 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.28%) Smart Meter
12 18 (1.15%) Data Centre
13 16 (1.02%) Public Cloud
14 14 (0.89%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.77%) Web 2.0
16 9 (0.57%) Data Integration
16 9 (0.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 772 (49.23%) Linux
2 183 (11.67%) CentOS
3 166 (10.59%) Unix
4 127 (8.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 91 (5.80%) Ubuntu
6 90 (5.74%) Windows
7 39 (2.49%) Windows Server
8 34 (2.17%) RancherOS
9 33 (2.10%) CoreOS
10 32 (2.04%) Mac OS X
11 26 (1.66%) Android
12 25 (1.59%) Apple iOS
13 18 (1.15%) AIX
14 16 (1.02%) Solaris
15 15 (0.96%) Debian
15 15 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (0.83%) VyOS
18 8 (0.51%) FreeBSD
19 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (31.70%) DevOps
3 427 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
4 354 (22.58%) Scrum
5 342 (21.81%) Open Source
6 320 (20.41%) Configuration Management
7 286 (18.24%) TDD
8 243 (15.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 181 (11.54%) BDD
10 145 (9.25%) Mentoring
11 133 (8.48%) Software Engineering
12 130 (8.29%) Kanban
13 126 (8.04%) Microservices
14 101 (6.44%) Service Management
15 97 (6.19%) High Availability
16 95 (6.06%) MVC
17 90 (5.74%) OO
18 88 (5.61%) Web Development
19 87 (5.55%) Workflow
20 84 (5.36%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 645 (41.14%) Java
2 531 (33.86%) Python
3 414 (26.40%) Ruby
4 374 (23.85%) JavaScript
5 349 (22.26%) SQL
6 221 (14.09%) PHP
7 202 (12.88%) Scala
8 149 (9.50%) Perl
9 131 (8.35%) Bash Shell
10 99 (6.31%) Go
10 99 (6.31%) Shell Script
11 61 (3.89%) R
12 50 (3.19%) C#
13 44 (2.81%) Groovy
14 39 (2.49%) C
15 28 (1.79%) C++
16 22 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.02%) PowerShell
17 16 (1.02%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 379 (24.17%) Security Cleared
2 312 (19.90%) SC Cleared
3 88 (5.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 51 (3.25%) Degree
5 36 (2.30%) DV Cleared
6 34 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
7 20 (1.28%) BC Cleared
8 18 (1.15%) CHECK Team Member
9 10 (0.64%) PhD
10 9 (0.57%) RHCE
11 5 (0.32%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.26%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.13%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.13%) OCP
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.064%) ISEB
14 1 (0.064%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.064%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.064%) MCSA
14 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (1.02%) PCI DSS
2 16 (1.02%) QA
3 11 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.064%) GCP
5 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.064%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.064%) WCAG
System Software
1 427 (27.23%) Docker
2 107 (6.82%) vCloud
3 85 (5.42%) Squid
4 81 (5.17%) Postfix
4 81 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (3.89%) Virtual Machines
6 42 (2.68%) Active Directory
7 36 (2.30%) Xen
8 25 (1.59%) HDFS
9 21 (1.34%) Apache Flume
9 21 (1.34%) etcd
9 21 (1.34%) flannel
10 20 (1.28%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.77%) Corosync
12 12 (0.77%) GlusterFS
13 10 (0.64%) FreeRADIUS
13 10 (0.64%) Hyper-V
13 10 (0.64%) LXC
Systems Management
1 405 (25.83%) Puppet
2 356 (22.70%) Ansible
3 189 (12.05%) ZABBIX
4 184 (11.73%) Opscode Chef
5 164 (10.46%) logstash
6 163 (10.40%) Terraform
7 160 (10.20%) Kibana
8 149 (9.50%) Kubernetes
9 107 (6.82%) Rancher
10 89 (5.68%) Nagios
11 86 (5.48%) Salt
12 69 (4.40%) Consul
13 62 (3.95%) HAProxy
14 47 (3.00%) Packer
15 31 (1.98%) Mesos
16 30 (1.91%) Ambari
17 27 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
18 24 (1.53%) Grafana
18 24 (1.53%) Zenoss
19 22 (1.40%) Marathon
Vendors
1 344 (21.94%) Oracle
2 255 (16.26%) VMware
3 150 (9.57%) Red Hat
4 97 (6.19%) Sonatype
5 94 (5.99%) Atlassian
6 46 (2.93%) Zend
7 42 (2.68%) Microsoft
8 40 (2.55%) AppDynamics
8 40 (2.55%) Cisco
9 38 (2.42%) SAP
10 35 (2.23%) IBM
11 34 (2.17%) Hortonworks
11 34 (2.17%) Rackspace
12 31 (1.98%) Google
13 30 (1.91%) Teradata
14 28 (1.79%) Adobe
15 22 (1.40%) Talend
16 21 (1.34%) SaltStack
16 21 (1.34%) Splunk
16 21 (1.34%) Sybase
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Flexible working from home 2-3 days
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Profile 29 Limited
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £599 Per Day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago