Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 136 149
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 +36
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 53 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.32% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.45% 3.40% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 9 26
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £416 £319 £313
90th Percentile £600 £540 £500
South East median daily rate £495 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +23.75% +6.67% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.69 £19.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year +140.98% -54.41% +6.25%

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 711 617 682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.71% 16.12% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 322 423
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 35 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.00 £9.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +426.32% -24.00% -63.24%
10th Percentile £38.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £64.38 £44.00 £21.85
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £15.90 £26.50
% change year-on-year +164.15% -40.00% -11.67%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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
Bracknell - 14 £510 - 3
Reading -2 8 £473 +18.13% 2
Windsor - 3 £575 -
Slough -3 1 £550 +61.76%
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (56.60%) Java
3 26 (49.06%) RESTful
3 26 (49.06%) Bash Shell
4 25 (47.17%) Hadoop
4 25 (47.17%) Big Data
4 25 (47.17%) Kafka
4 25 (47.17%) Apache Flume
4 25 (47.17%) Sqoop
4 25 (47.17%) Oozie
4 25 (47.17%) HDFS
4 25 (47.17%) Web Services
4 25 (47.17%) Linux
5 24 (45.28%) SOAP
5 24 (45.28%) Analytics
5 24 (45.28%) MapR
5 24 (45.28%) Hortonworks
5 24 (45.28%) Cloudera
5 24 (45.28%) CentOS
5 24 (45.28%) Data Lake
5 24 (45.28%) Data Strategy
6 23 (43.40%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (41.51%) Scala
7 22 (41.51%) Apache Hive
7 22 (41.51%) Apache Spark
8 21 (39.62%) Impala
8 21 (39.62%) HBase
8 21 (39.62%) Talend
8 21 (39.62%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (39.62%) Web Analytics

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 22 (41.51%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.89%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) Google Tag Manager
2 7 (13.21%) PaaS
2 7 (13.21%) SaaS
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.89%) GitHub
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) HTTP
1 7 (13.21%) MQTT
1 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (47.17%) Big Data
2 25 (47.17%) Hadoop
2 25 (47.17%) Sqoop
3 24 (45.28%) Data Lake
4 22 (41.51%) Apache Hive
5 21 (39.62%) HBase
5 21 (39.62%) Impala
6 11 (20.75%) MySQL
7 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
8 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
8 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) git-flow
3 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Mockito
General
1 7 (13.21%) Automotive
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) French Language
2 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) DBA
2 10 (18.87%) SQL DBA
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Data Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Geospatial Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Oracle SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) RESTful
2 25 (47.17%) Kafka
2 25 (47.17%) Web Services
3 24 (45.28%) SOAP
4 7 (13.21%) PostGIS
4 7 (13.21%) REST
4 7 (13.21%) XML
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) Symfony
5 2 (3.77%) Twig
6 1 (1.89%) Django
6 1 (1.89%) GeoJSON
6 1 (1.89%) PySpark
6 1 (1.89%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (13.21%) Infotainment
2 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.43%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 24 (45.28%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Analytics
1 24 (45.28%) Data Strategy
2 21 (39.62%) Tag Management
2 21 (39.62%) Web Analytics
3 13 (24.53%) Validation
4 7 (13.21%) Data Integration
4 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (13.21%) Project Planning
4 7 (13.21%) Strategic Thinking
4 7 (13.21%) Telematics
5 6 (11.32%) Database Security
5 6 (11.32%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Data Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Data Ingestion
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.66%) Open Source
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) Bash Shell
3 22 (41.51%) Scala
4 12 (22.64%) SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Java 8
6 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Apache Flume
1 25 (47.17%) HDFS
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (47.17%) Oozie
2 2 (3.77%) SELinux
3 1 (1.89%) Ambari
3 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Cloudera
1 24 (45.28%) Hortonworks
1 24 (45.28%) MapR
2 21 (39.62%) Google
2 21 (39.62%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (39.62%) Talend
2 21 (39.62%) Tealium
3 4 (7.55%) Capita
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau