Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 143 141
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +40
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 26 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 3.37% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 29
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -8.82% +41.67%
10th Percentile £275 £284 £329
90th Percentile £580 £518 £475
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +18.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £9.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 821 713 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.98% 16.57% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 390 461
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% +1.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £591 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 29
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.24 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.95% -36.67% -25.93%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.38% -3.64% +10.00%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +5 9 £413 +10.00% 5
Slough - 9 £500 -
Newbury -3 2 - -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (53.85%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (34.62%) Hadoop
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
4 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 9 (34.62%) Apache Spark
5 8 (30.77%) Big Data
5 8 (30.77%) Apache Hive
5 8 (30.77%) MySQL
5 8 (30.77%) PHP
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (26.92%) Talend
6 7 (26.92%) Kafka
6 7 (26.92%) Apache Flume
6 7 (26.92%) Sqoop
6 7 (26.92%) HDFS
6 7 (26.92%) DevOps
6 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (26.92%) Oozie
7 6 (23.08%) Docker
7 6 (23.08%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (23.08%) GitHub
7 6 (23.08%) Java EE
7 6 (23.08%) Python

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 9 (34.62%) Apache Spark
1 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 4 (15.38%) Liferay
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) WordPress
4 2 (7.69%) Apache TomEE
4 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.85%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) GitHub
2 5 (19.23%) Bluemix
2 5 (19.23%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (15.38%) npm
4 3 (11.54%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (7.69%) Google App Engine
5 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (7.69%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (7.69%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.85%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Hadoop
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) Apache Hive
2 8 (30.77%) Big Data
2 8 (30.77%) MySQL
3 7 (26.92%) Sqoop
4 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (19.23%) Star Schema
5 4 (15.38%) JasperReports
5 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
6 2 (7.69%) HBase
6 2 (7.69%) Impala
6 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.85%) MonetDB
7 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) Subversion
5 3 (11.54%) Maven
6 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
6 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.69%) FishEye
6 2 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (7.69%) jMock
6 2 (7.69%) JUnit
6 2 (7.69%) Mockito
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium
7 1 (3.85%) Gradle
7 1 (3.85%) Grunt
7 1 (3.85%) gulp
7 1 (3.85%) Hudson
7 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 4 (15.38%) French Language
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Big Data Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Data Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Hadoop Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
1 7 (26.92%) Kafka
2 6 (23.08%) Java EE
3 5 (19.23%) PySpark
3 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) Spark Streaming
4 4 (15.38%) Node.js
4 4 (15.38%) SOAP
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) Sass
6 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
6 2 (7.69%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (7.69%) OAuth2
6 2 (7.69%) PrimeFaces
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) Vaadin
6 2 (7.69%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) DevOps
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Kanban
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Python
6 5 (19.23%) Ruby
7 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (7.69%) C#
8 2 (7.69%) PHP 7
8 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Scala
8 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Apache Flume
1 7 (26.92%) HDFS
2 6 (23.08%) Docker
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) KVM
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Xen
4 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Oozie
2 6 (23.08%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (19.23%) Ambari
3 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.69%) Ansible
4 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (7.69%) Nagios
4 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Talend
3 5 (19.23%) Google
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Tableau
4 3 (11.54%) Rackspace
5 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
5 2 (7.69%) Hortonworks
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Mapbox
5 2 (7.69%) MapR
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.69%) Tealium
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Facebook
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter