Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 143 153
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +20
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 46 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.13% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.64% 2.86% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 26
Berkshire median daily rate £538 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -5.88% +23.64%
10th Percentile £416 £306 £316
90th Percentile £588 £538 £481
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.69 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +107.51% - -

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 815 665 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.05% 16.90% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 381 459
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £298 £263
90th Percentile £588 £610 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £403 £388
% change year-on-year +4.35% +3.87% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 32 45
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.25 £9.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +355.26% -24.00% -66.67%
10th Percentile £14.20 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £55.60 £36.94 £29.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +164.71% -38.18% -8.33%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 13 £431 +38.00% 11
Bracknell - 7 £510 - 3
Slough - 6 £506 - 1
Newbury - 2 - - 1
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 31 (67.39%) Java
2 24 (52.17%) Hadoop
2 24 (52.17%) Apache Spark
3 23 (50.00%) Big Data
3 23 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 22 (47.83%) Kafka
4 22 (47.83%) Apache Flume
4 22 (47.83%) Sqoop
4 22 (47.83%) Oozie
4 22 (47.83%) HDFS
5 21 (45.65%) Talend
6 20 (43.48%) RESTful
6 20 (43.48%) Google
7 19 (41.30%) Bash Shell
7 19 (41.30%) SOAP
8 17 (36.96%) Web Services
8 17 (36.96%) Linux
8 17 (36.96%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (36.96%) HBase
8 17 (36.96%) Scala
8 17 (36.96%) Web Analytics
8 17 (36.96%) CentOS
8 17 (36.96%) Hortonworks
8 17 (36.96%) Cloudera
8 17 (36.96%) Analytics
8 17 (36.96%) MapR
8 17 (36.96%) Impala
8 17 (36.96%) Tag Management
8 17 (36.96%) Google Tag Manager

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 24 (52.17%) Apache Spark
2 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.52%) Liferay
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (4.35%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.17%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) Google Tag Manager
2 7 (15.22%) PaaS
2 7 (15.22%) SaaS
3 5 (10.87%) Bluemix
3 5 (10.87%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) GitHub
5 2 (4.35%) Google App Engine
5 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.17%) npm
6 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.17%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.22%) HTTP
2 7 (15.22%) MQTT
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) Hadoop
2 23 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 23 (50.00%) Big Data
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 22 (47.83%) Sqoop
4 17 (36.96%) Data Lake
4 17 (36.96%) HBase
4 17 (36.96%) Impala
5 10 (21.74%) MySQL
6 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
6 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
7 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.87%) Star Schema
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
9 3 (6.52%) JasperReports
10 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.52%) Maven
4 2 (4.35%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.35%) FishEye
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.35%) jMock
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
4 2 (4.35%) Mockito
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Gradle
5 1 (2.17%) Grunt
5 1 (2.17%) gulp
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
5 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 7 (15.22%) Automotive
2 3 (6.52%) French Language
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Big Data Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Hadoop Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Application Development Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) Kafka
2 20 (43.48%) RESTful
3 19 (41.30%) SOAP
4 17 (36.96%) Web Services
5 9 (19.57%) REST
6 7 (15.22%) PostGIS
6 7 (15.22%) XML
7 5 (10.87%) Java EE
7 5 (10.87%) PySpark
7 5 (10.87%) Spark Streaming
8 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.52%) CSS
8 3 (6.52%) HTML
9 2 (4.35%) .NET
9 2 (4.35%) EJB
9 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
9 2 (4.35%) JSP
9 2 (4.35%) OAuth2
9 2 (4.35%) Twig
9 2 (4.35%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (19.57%) Mobile App
3 7 (15.22%) Infotainment
4 2 (4.35%) Internet of Things
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) CentOS
1 17 (36.96%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Analytics
1 17 (36.96%) Data Strategy
1 17 (36.96%) Tag Management
1 17 (36.96%) Web Analytics
2 7 (15.22%) Data Integration
2 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (15.22%) Project Planning
2 7 (15.22%) Strategic Thinking
2 7 (15.22%) Telematics
2 7 (15.22%) Validation
3 5 (10.87%) ETL
4 4 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.70%) Open Source
4 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) Bash Shell
3 17 (36.96%) Scala
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) Python
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Apache Flume
1 22 (47.83%) HDFS
2 6 (13.04%) Docker
3 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (47.83%) Oozie
2 6 (13.04%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (10.87%) Ambari
3 5 (10.87%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Talend
2 20 (43.48%) Google
3 17 (36.96%) Cloudera
3 17 (36.96%) Hortonworks
3 17 (36.96%) MapR
3 17 (36.96%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (36.96%) Tealium
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle
5 5 (10.87%) IBM
5 5 (10.87%) Tableau
6 3 (6.52%) Capita
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Facebook
8 1 (2.17%) Mapbox
8 1 (2.17%) Twitter