Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 13 November 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 101 86
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15 -20
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 51 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.41% 0.72% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 3.56% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 11 16
Bristol median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +4.94%
10th Percentile £374 £313 £331
90th Percentile £438 £475 £494
South West median daily rate £425 £358 £428
% change year-on-year +18.88% -16.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 557 393 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.30% 20.13% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 282 243
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £293 £296 £276
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £45.00 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -66.25% -70.37%
10th Percentile £35.00 £11.25 £29.70
90th Percentile £68.75 £54.25 £46.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% -15.38%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Bristol over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Bristol

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 45 (88.24%) MySQL
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
1 45 (88.24%) Puppet
2 44 (86.27%) Oracle
3 43 (84.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (82.35%) MSTest
4 42 (82.35%) WebSphere
4 42 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (82.35%) TDD
4 42 (82.35%) NUnit
4 42 (82.35%) WebLogic
4 42 (82.35%) Java
4 42 (82.35%) Tomcat
4 42 (82.35%) OO
4 42 (82.35%) Migration
4 42 (82.35%) NoSQL
4 42 (82.35%) OpenStack
4 42 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (82.35%) Ansible
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Unix
6 3 (5.88%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) LDAP
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) NFS
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.88%) LAMP

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 42 (82.35%) OpenStack
1 42 (82.35%) Tomcat
1 42 (82.35%) WebLogic
1 42 (82.35%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 45 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (84.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (88.24%) MySQL
2 42 (82.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.92%) Redis
4 1 (1.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (82.35%) MSTest
1 42 (82.35%) NUnit
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (90.20%) Developer
2 42 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.53%) AWS Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Finance Manager
6 1 (1.96%) PHP Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) LAMP
1 3 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (5.88%) LDAP
1 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Sass
2 2 (3.92%) Sidekiq
3 1 (1.96%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) CentOS
1 3 (5.88%) Debian
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
1 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 42 (82.35%) Migration
2 42 (82.35%) OO
2 42 (82.35%) TDD
3 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.88%) Security Hardening
4 2 (3.92%) Kanban
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) Scrum
4 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
5 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Due Diligence
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) Java
2 4 (7.84%) PHP
2 4 (7.84%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Ruby
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.88%) NFS
1 3 (5.88%) Samba
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (88.24%) Puppet
2 42 (82.35%) Ansible
2 42 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Informatica