Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 19 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 100 134
Rank change year-on-year +9 +34 -9
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 45 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.92% 0.63% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.04% 2.55% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% - -
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 498 432 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.21% 24.78% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 214 284
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.69% +13.46%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £523 £513
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.30% +17.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £14.30 £25.35 £14.00
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.45 £35.25
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.06
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.45% +18.16%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Buckinghamshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Buckinghamshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Milton Keynes +2 38 £410 -3.53% 4
Amersham - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 34 (75.56%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) Python
2 24 (53.33%) MongoDB
3 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 20 (44.44%) Oracle
4 20 (44.44%) Ansible
5 19 (42.22%) Finance
6 18 (40.00%) DB2
7 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
7 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 17 (37.78%) Shell Script
7 17 (37.78%) YAML
7 17 (37.78%) DB2 UDB
7 17 (37.78%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (37.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (37.78%) Task Automation
8 16 (35.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (35.56%) MySQL
9 14 (31.11%) Unix
9 14 (31.11%) Windows
9 14 (31.11%) Confluence
9 14 (31.11%) JIRA
9 14 (31.11%) DevOps
10 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
10 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (24.44%) Security Management
11 11 (24.44%) Capacity Management
12 10 (22.22%) Selenium
12 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
12 10 (22.22%) Redis

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (31.11%) Confluence
2 7 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (15.56%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (15.56%) IaaS
1 7 (15.56%) OpenShift
1 7 (15.56%) PaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.22%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 18 (40.00%) DB2
3 17 (37.78%) DB2 UDB
3 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
4 16 (35.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (35.56%) MySQL
5 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 10 (22.22%) Redis
6 7 (15.56%) NuoDB
7 2 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (4.44%) Big Data
7 2 (4.44%) DataStax
7 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.22%) DataStage
8 1 (2.22%) Informix
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (31.11%) JIRA
3 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
4 10 (22.22%) Selenium
5 3 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.67%) International Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DBA
2 11 (24.44%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) TIBCO Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.67%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.67%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
7 2 (4.44%) DB2 Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Hadoop Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Unix Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) YAML
2 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.67%) Middleware
4 3 (6.67%) React
4 3 (6.67%) SOAP
4 3 (6.67%) Spring
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Camel
5 2 (4.44%) Guice
5 2 (4.44%) RESTEasy
6 1 (2.22%) .NET
6 1 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) Unix
2 14 (31.11%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Performance Monitoring
1 17 (37.78%) Performance Tuning
1 17 (37.78%) Task Automation
2 14 (31.11%) DevOps
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Capacity Management
4 11 (24.44%) Security Management
5 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) Planning Poker
9 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Python
2 17 (37.78%) Shell Script
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) Korn
5 6 (13.33%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) Perl
6 5 (11.11%) PHP
6 5 (11.11%) Ruby
7 3 (6.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) OCA
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.22%) RHCE
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) AS 2805
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) Ansible
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) Ambari
3 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) TIBCO
3 7 (15.56%) IBM
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 5 (11.11%) CA
4 5 (11.11%) Nimsoft
4 5 (11.11%) Remedy
5 3 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (4.44%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.44%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) Greenplum
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Teradata
7 1 (2.22%) VMware