Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 85 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 44 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.28% 1.12% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.78% 5.59% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 16
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £328
90th Percentile £438 £475 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 501 340 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.01% 19.99% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 236 251
Bristol median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £279 £294 £270
90th Percentile £538 £514 £525
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Bristol median hourly rate £38.00 £13.38 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +184.11% -60.95% -74.63%
10th Percentile £25.60 £11.25 £28.73
90th Percentile £69.50 £43.13 £41.18
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -4.43% +19.70% +6.45%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 41 (93.18%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (88.64%) Oracle
4 38 (86.36%) Puppet
4 38 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (86.36%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (86.36%) Ansible
5 37 (84.09%) OpenStack
5 37 (84.09%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (84.09%) NoSQL
5 37 (84.09%) MSTest
5 37 (84.09%) WebLogic
5 37 (84.09%) Java
5 37 (84.09%) OO
5 37 (84.09%) Tomcat
5 37 (84.09%) TDD
5 37 (84.09%) NUnit
5 37 (84.09%) WebSphere
5 37 (84.09%) MySQL
5 37 (84.09%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Finance
6 3 (6.82%) Ruby
6 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.55%) HTML
7 2 (4.55%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) CSS

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 37 (84.09%) OpenStack
1 37 (84.09%) Tomcat
1 37 (84.09%) WebLogic
1 37 (84.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 40 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) MySQL
1 37 (84.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (2.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 37 (84.09%) MSTest
1 37 (84.09%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 37 (84.09%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.27%) AWS Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Finance Manager
6 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) Sass
2 2 (4.55%) Sidekiq
3 1 (2.27%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (84.09%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (84.09%) Migration
2 37 (84.09%) OO
2 37 (84.09%) TDD
3 2 (4.55%) Kanban
3 2 (4.55%) Project Management
3 2 (4.55%) Scrum
3 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
4 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.27%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) DevOps
4 1 (2.27%) Due Diligence
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (86.36%) Ansible
1 38 (86.36%) Opscode Chef
1 38 (86.36%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Terraform
3 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Informatica