The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 116 106
Rank change year-on-year +29 -10  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 13 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.72% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 2.06% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £370 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +7.50% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +286.36% -67.16%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 345 339 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.05% 14.38% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 191 218
Median daily rate £405 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Berkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Reading +15 6 £550 +33.33% 3
Slough - 4 £350 -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 13 (56.52%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) MySQL
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) PHP
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
6 7 (30.43%) Jaspersoft
6 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
7 6 (26.09%) Subversion
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
7 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
7 6 (26.09%) Nagios
7 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (26.09%) Ansible
8 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
8 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (21.74%) LAMP
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) Maven
8 5 (21.74%) Ruby
8 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
8 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 3 (13.04%) WordPress
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (13.04%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
5 1 (4.35%) G Suite
5 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365
5 1 (4.35%) SaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SSL
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
3 4 (17.39%) Big Data
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) MariaDB
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Subversion
3 5 (21.74%) Maven
4 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (13.04%) JIRA
5 3 (13.04%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.35%) DbUnit
6 1 (4.35%) jMock
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Mockito
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium
6 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Development Manager
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Integration Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Python Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) LAMP
3 4 (17.39%) Node.js
3 4 (17.39%) RESTful
4 3 (13.04%) Django
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 3 (13.04%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) Flask
5 2 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (8.70%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (8.70%) Pyramid
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.35%) Apache CXF
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) SOAP
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Ruby
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) R
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) NFS
2 3 (13.04%) Samba
2 3 (13.04%) Squid
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
3 2 (8.70%) KVM
3 2 (8.70%) XenServer
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Ansible
1 6 (26.09%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Jaspersoft
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Rackspace
5 2 (8.70%) Facebook
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter
6 1 (4.35%) Google
6 1 (4.35%) Mapbox
6 1 (4.35%) Talend
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata