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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 206 297 411
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +114
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 656 414 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.60% 3.13% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 282 168
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 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £538 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.16% +131.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-67.16% +131.03%

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
11715 13220 11998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 23.55% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7900 8624 7476
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 194 202
Median hourly rate £31.27 £27.78 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

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 1 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
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 1 July 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 1 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 +98 638 £450 +12.50% 161
London +96 405 £475 +11.76% 87
South East +43 84 £400 +10.34% 26
Hampshire +33 55 £363 -1.07% 9
City of London +37 52 £450 -2.17% 12
North West +31 50 £463 +32.14% 4
Yorkshire +26 37 £485 +17.57% 14
Croydon +8 33 £410 -3.52% 1
Manchester +16 25 £406 +28.96% 2
West Yorkshire +18 24 £348 -22.77% 10
Leeds +11 24 £348 -22.77% 7
South West +5 23 £375 - 6
Westminster - 19 £525 -
Winchester +17 17 £425 +36.00% 2
Bristol +10 17 £375 +7.14%
East of England +6 17 £400 +6.66% 10
Cheshire +6 15 £525 -19.23% 1
Scotland -15 14 £266 -8.44% 3
South Yorkshire - 12 £500 - 2
Sheffield - 12 £500 - 2
Warrington 0 11 £570 -12.30%
Oxfordshire - 11 £380 - 4
Cambridgeshire +9 10 £418 +1.21% 5
West Midlands -34 9 £375 - 6
Cambridge +13 8 £409 -0.90% 5
Stockport -5 8 £425 +26.86%
North East -67 8 £475 -26.92% 1
Tyne and Wear -68 8 £475 -26.92% 1
Berkshire -2 7 £400 +14.69% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -73 7 £500 -23.07% 1

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 635 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (47.48%) Java
3 552 (44.88%) Linux
4 435 (35.37%) MySQL
5 393 (31.95%) MongoDB
6 327 (26.59%) JavaScript
7 308 (25.04%) Python
8 295 (23.98%) DevOps
9 294 (23.90%) SQL
10 275 (22.36%) HTML
11 274 (22.28%) Oracle
12 273 (22.20%) Open Source
13 262 (21.30%) CSS
14 255 (20.73%) Git (software)
15 251 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
16 249 (20.24%) Puppet
17 246 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
18 243 (19.76%) Ruby
19 230 (18.70%) Jenkins
20 222 (18.05%) TDD
21 207 (16.83%) Scrum
22 204 (16.59%) Security Cleared
23 198 (16.10%) Unix
24 178 (14.47%) HTTP
25 177 (14.39%) Relational Database
26 175 (14.23%) Apache
27 172 (13.98%) Tomcat
28 163 (13.25%) Spring
28 163 (13.25%) Docker
29 162 (13.17%) Configuration Management

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
1 175 (14.23%) Apache
2 172 (13.98%) Tomcat
3 123 (10.00%) JBoss
4 93 (7.56%) nginx
5 57 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (4.15%) OpenStack
7 38 (3.09%) SAS
8 35 (2.85%) Confluence
9 31 (2.52%) Jetty
10 26 (2.11%) Apache Spark
11 23 (1.87%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
13 15 (1.22%) IIS
14 12 (0.98%) Apache Solr
14 12 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (0.89%) Alfresco
15 11 (0.89%) CMS
16 10 (0.81%) GlassFish
16 10 (0.81%) Mule ESB
17 8 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.081%) GIMP
3 1 (0.081%) InVision
3 1 (0.081%) MS Office
3 1 (0.081%) MS Project
3 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (0.57%) SAP MDM
4 5 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.16%) Magento
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 246 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (5.20%) GitHub
3 59 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (2.20%) SaaS
6 26 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (1.87%) IaaS
8 20 (1.63%) Amazon S3
9 19 (1.54%) Heroku
10 17 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
11 16 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (1.30%) PaaS
12 15 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
13 12 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.57%) Bluemix
14 7 (0.57%) Veeva
15 5 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.41%) Force.com
15 5 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 178 (14.47%) HTTP
2 93 (7.56%) TCP/IP
3 71 (5.77%) SSL
4 62 (5.04%) Firewall
5 56 (4.55%) DNS
6 30 (2.44%) Network Security
7 29 (2.36%) Internet
8 25 (2.03%) DHCP
9 24 (1.95%) IPsec
10 19 (1.54%) FTP
10 19 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
11 18 (1.46%) SNMP
12 17 (1.38%) VPN
13 16 (1.30%) IPv6
14 15 (1.22%) DMZ
15 13 (1.06%) LAN
15 13 (1.06%) LDAP
16 12 (0.98%) WAN
17 10 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
18 9 (0.73%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (35.37%) MySQL
2 393 (31.95%) MongoDB
3 177 (14.39%) Relational Database
4 159 (12.93%) SQL Server
5 153 (12.44%) NoSQL
6 128 (10.41%) Redis
7 103 (8.37%) Hadoop
8 78 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 61 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
9 61 (4.96%) RDBMS
10 52 (4.23%) Oracle Database
11 51 (4.15%) Apache Hive
12 44 (3.58%) HBase
13 37 (3.01%) Big Data
13 37 (3.01%) Pentaho
14 36 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
14 36 (2.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 35 (2.85%) Amazon Redshift
16 33 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
17 24 (1.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 255 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 230 (18.70%) Jenkins
3 98 (7.97%) Subversion
4 97 (7.89%) JIRA
5 83 (6.75%) JUnit
6 73 (5.93%) Maven
7 59 (4.80%) Cucumber
8 47 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 45 (3.66%) ERwin
9 45 (3.66%) Selenium
10 41 (3.33%) Artifactory
11 39 (3.17%) Gradle
12 30 (2.44%) Mercurial
12 30 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
12 30 (2.44%) Vagrant
13 28 (2.28%) RSpec
14 24 (1.95%) Mockito
14 24 (1.95%) TestNG
15 23 (1.87%) Travis CI
16 19 (1.54%) FindBugs
General
1 119 (9.67%) Finance
2 32 (2.60%) Banking
3 22 (1.79%) Marketing
4 20 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 18 (1.46%) Retail
6 14 (1.14%) Games
7 7 (0.57%) Legal
8 6 (0.49%) Advertising
8 6 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.33%) Publishing
10 4 (0.33%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.24%) Electronics
12 2 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.081%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.081%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.081%) Finnish Language
13 1 (0.081%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 522 (42.44%) Developer
2 182 (14.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 180 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 136 (11.06%) Architect
5 78 (6.34%) Senior Developer
6 69 (5.61%) Python Developer
7 67 (5.45%) DBA
8 63 (5.12%) Analyst
9 58 (4.72%) Administrator
10 56 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 52 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
12 50 (4.07%) Technical Architect
13 44 (3.58%) Agile Developer
14 43 (3.50%) Data Architect
15 40 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 39 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 35 (2.85%) .NET Developer
17 35 (2.85%) Ruby Developer
18 34 (2.76%) PHP Developer
19 32 (2.60%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (22.36%) HTML
2 262 (21.30%) CSS
3 163 (13.25%) Spring
4 154 (12.52%) REST
5 152 (12.36%) Web Services
6 137 (11.14%) HTML5
7 136 (11.06%) Hibernate
7 136 (11.06%) Node.js
8 124 (10.08%) RESTful
9 121 (9.84%) AngularJS
10 110 (8.94%) XML
11 105 (8.54%) J2EE
12 102 (8.29%) LAPP Stack
13 100 (8.13%) ActiveMQ
14 96 (7.80%) Django
15 93 (7.56%) JSON
16 91 (7.40%) LAMP
17 87 (7.07%) .NET
17 87 (7.07%) Ruby on Rails
18 83 (6.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.37%) Visualisation
3 45 (3.66%) User Experience
4 44 (3.58%) Data Integration
5 38 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 33 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 33 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 28 (2.28%) Clustering
8 28 (2.28%) Smart Meter
9 23 (1.87%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.63%) Replication
12 15 (1.22%) Fintech
13 13 (1.06%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.06%) PKI
13 13 (1.06%) Statistics
14 10 (0.81%) Blog
14 10 (0.81%) Private Cloud
14 10 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 552 (44.88%) Linux
2 198 (16.10%) Unix
3 128 (10.41%) Windows
4 76 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (5.61%) CentOS
6 52 (4.23%) Ubuntu
7 29 (2.36%) Mac OS X
8 19 (1.54%) Debian
9 18 (1.46%) AIX
10 16 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
11 14 (1.14%) Android
11 14 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.06%) Solaris
12 13 (1.06%) Windows Server
13 11 (0.89%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.89%) SUSE
14 9 (0.73%) CoreOS
15 7 (0.57%) RancherOS
16 6 (0.49%) HPUX
17 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (23.98%) DevOps
3 273 (22.20%) Open Source
4 251 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
5 222 (18.05%) TDD
6 207 (16.83%) Scrum
7 162 (13.17%) Configuration Management
8 121 (9.84%) BDD
9 118 (9.59%) MVC
10 110 (8.94%) Mentoring
11 109 (8.86%) Microservices
12 108 (8.78%) SOA
13 107 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 96 (7.80%) High Availability
15 95 (7.72%) Data Modelling
16 91 (7.40%) Web Development
17 90 (7.32%) E-Commerce
17 90 (7.32%) OO
18 87 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
19 86 (6.99%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 584 (47.48%) Java
2 327 (26.59%) JavaScript
3 308 (25.04%) Python
4 294 (23.90%) SQL
5 243 (19.76%) Ruby
6 150 (12.20%) Perl
7 117 (9.51%) Scala
8 111 (9.02%) Bash Shell
9 106 (8.62%) PHP
10 73 (5.93%) C++
11 66 (5.37%) C#
11 66 (5.37%) Go
12 51 (4.15%) Shell Script
13 41 (3.33%) PowerShell
14 39 (3.17%) C
15 22 (1.79%) Clojure
16 16 (1.30%) Groovy
17 15 (1.22%) PL/SQL
18 13 (1.06%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 204 (16.59%) Security Cleared
2 111 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 44 (3.58%) Degree
4 25 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.81%) BC Cleared
6 8 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.41%) CCNA
10 4 (0.33%) HND
11 3 (0.24%) ISEB
11 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.24%) PhD
11 3 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.16%) OCP
12 2 (0.16%) RHCA
12 2 (0.16%) RHCE
12 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.081%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.39%) QA
2 24 (1.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.081%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 163 (13.25%) Docker
2 52 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (1.95%) vCloud
5 21 (1.71%) KVM
5 21 (1.71%) Xen
6 20 (1.63%) vSphere
7 18 (1.46%) Active Directory
8 15 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.65%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.57%) etcd
10 7 (0.57%) flannel
11 6 (0.49%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.49%) LXC
11 6 (0.49%) Squid
12 5 (0.41%) HDFS
12 5 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.41%) Postfix
12 5 (0.41%) Samba
12 5 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 249 (20.24%) Puppet
2 133 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 92 (7.48%) Ansible
4 63 (5.12%) Kibana
5 62 (5.04%) logstash
6 40 (3.25%) Kubernetes
7 39 (3.17%) Nagios
8 36 (2.93%) Salt
9 28 (2.28%) ZABBIX
10 26 (2.11%) HAProxy
11 17 (1.38%) Grafana
12 14 (1.14%) Graphite
12 14 (1.14%) Rundeck
12 14 (1.14%) Zenoss
13 13 (1.06%) Data Guard
13 13 (1.06%) Uchiwa
14 12 (0.98%) Mesos
15 11 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
16 10 (0.81%) StatsD
17 9 (0.73%) Control-M
Vendors
1 274 (22.28%) Oracle
2 131 (10.65%) VMware
3 120 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 69 (5.61%) Microsoft
5 56 (4.55%) IBM
6 46 (3.74%) Informatica
7 41 (3.33%) Tableau
8 33 (2.68%) CA
9 30 (2.44%) Talend
10 27 (2.20%) Google
11 20 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (1.22%) F5
13 14 (1.14%) Atlassian
14 12 (0.98%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.89%) Splunk
16 10 (0.81%) Adobe
16 10 (0.81%) Black Duck
16 10 (0.81%) EMC
16 10 (0.81%) Sonatype
16 10 (0.81%) Veracode
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Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North London
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham
Talentspa
Rate: £430 - 450 per day
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London
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Rate: £600 - £610 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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scrumconnect ltd
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London
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Square One Resources
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South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
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Computer People
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Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Interact Consulting
Rate: 400-430pd
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Computer People
Rate: £400.00 per day + remote
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London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
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Interact Consulting
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London
Calibre Search Ltd
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Burns Sheehan
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People Source Consulting
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Oho Group
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