Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 139 141
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +10
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 33 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.87% 0.84% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.72% 4.48% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 11
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £406 £320 £263
90th Percentile £655 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year +26.51% - -

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 699 759 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.48% 18.69% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 470 503
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 6 19
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 £33.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.05% +121.67% +57.89%
10th Percentile £19.00 £10.63 £9.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £53.13 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% -17.65% +48.15%

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 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019. 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 11 £450 -10.00% 8
Newbury - 6 £475 - 1
Bracknell +18 3 £600 - 1
Slough - 3 - - 1
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
3 15 (45.45%) MySQL
3 15 (45.45%) Oracle
4 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
4 14 (42.42%) Java
5 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 13 (39.39%) DB2
5 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
6 12 (36.36%) IBM
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) TDD
7 10 (30.30%) Data Privacy
8 9 (27.27%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) Scrum
9 8 (24.24%) REST
10 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
11 6 (18.18%) RESTful
11 6 (18.18%) Spring
11 6 (18.18%) Maven
11 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 6 (18.18%) Microservices
12 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
12 5 (15.15%) Apache Camel
12 5 (15.15%) AWS
12 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
13 4 (12.12%) JBoss
13 4 (12.12%) Web Services

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 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (6.06%) Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Kong
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon Cognito
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.03%) GCP
3 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
2 15 (45.45%) MySQL
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
4 13 (39.39%) DB2
4 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
4 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
6 3 (9.09%) HBase
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1 (3.03%) BigQuery
8 1 (3.03%) Bigtable
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.03%) GIS
8 1 (3.03%) QlikView
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Maven
3 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) JUnit
4 3 (9.09%) Mockito
4 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.06%) DbUnit
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) jMock
6 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (9.09%) Games
1 3 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) DBA
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Scrum Master
5 3 (9.09%) MongoDB DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) REST
2 6 (18.18%) RESTful
2 6 (18.18%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) Apache Camel
4 4 (12.12%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) J2EE
5 3 (9.09%) Kafka
5 3 (9.09%) PowerMock
5 3 (9.09%) React
5 3 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (6.06%) Flask
6 2 (6.06%) React Native
7 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.03%) Java EE
7 1 (3.03%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
1 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.09%) CentOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (30.30%) Data Privacy
1 10 (30.30%) TDD
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.18%) Microservices
4 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.12%) BDD
5 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Kanban
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) ATDD
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Feature Driven Development
6 3 (9.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Clojure
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Go
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 3 (9.09%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Kibana
2 1 (3.03%) logstash
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) Google
6 2 (6.06%) Tableau
7 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.03%) Teradata