The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 60 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 0.20% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 - £34.00
PostgreSQL
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
133 91 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.68% 17.84% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 57 92
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -36.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Wiltshire region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 2 £400 -
Salisbury - - - -
Swindon - - - -
PostgreSQL
South West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
3 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
4 8 (72.73%) SSH
4 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (72.73%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) Heroku
4 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
4 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
4 8 (72.73%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (72.73%) Sublime Text
4 8 (72.73%) Ruby
4 8 (72.73%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (72.73%) Mac OS
4 8 (72.73%) Amazon S3
4 8 (72.73%) RSpec
4 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
4 8 (72.73%) GitHub
5 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Sass
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 2 (18.18%) Java

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon S3
1 8 (72.73%) Heroku
1 8 (72.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SSH
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) HBase
2 2 (18.18%) Voldemort
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) CouchDB
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) RSpec
1 8 (72.73%) Cucumber
1 8 (72.73%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (72.73%) Sublime Text
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
2 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Mac OS
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) SAP