The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.19% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £296
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +26.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.95 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -26.83%
PostgreSQL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 25.53% 20.95% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 12
Average daily rate £475 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Watford region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Watford

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Memcached
2 4 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Yii
2 4 (66.67%) Laravel
2 4 (66.67%) Redis
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) nginx
2 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) CouchDB
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Symfony
2 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) OO

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) CouchDB
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Redis
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 4 (66.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Symfony Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
1 4 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
1 4 (66.67%) Laravel
1 4 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (66.67%) Memcached
1 4 (66.67%) Symfony
1 4 (66.67%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
1 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (33.33%) hybris
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle