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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 70 89
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 20 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 0.42% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.17% 1.66% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year +45.29% -12.68%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 218 241 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.50% 25.16% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 110 139
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 16 £438 +2.94% 1
Amersham +2 1 - -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 16 (55.17%) Oracle
1 16 (55.17%) MongoDB
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) DB2
5 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
6 9 (31.03%) CSS
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) XML
7 8 (27.59%) MySQL
7 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (27.59%) REST
7 8 (27.59%) DB2 UDB
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) YAML
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) UML
8 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (24.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (24.14%) Task Automation
9 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
9 6 (20.69%) Kafka
9 6 (20.69%) Ansible
9 6 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) WebSphere

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 6 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) LiveCycle
2 3 (10.34%) SAS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (10.34%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.90%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) MongoDB
2 11 (37.93%) DB2
3 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (27.59%) DB2 UDB
3 8 (27.59%) MySQL
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.24%) Big Data
5 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
6 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
8 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.45%) Impala
8 1 (3.45%) NuoDB
8 1 (3.45%) Redis
8 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.34%) git-flow
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 3 (10.34%) JUnit
4 3 (10.34%) SonarQube
4 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.90%) GitLab
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Law
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) DBA
4 4 (13.79%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Finance Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Process Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) TIBCO Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) REST
2 8 (27.59%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) JSON
3 7 (24.14%) YAML
4 6 (20.69%) Kafka
5 5 (17.24%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (13.79%) DHTML
6 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 4 (13.79%) JSF
6 4 (13.79%) JSP
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
6 4 (13.79%) Struts
6 4 (13.79%) Struts2
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) Task Automation
2 7 (24.14%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
3 5 (17.24%) Security Management
4 4 (13.79%) BDD
4 4 (13.79%) Microservices
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Records Management
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Use Case
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) APMG
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Ansible
2 3 (10.34%) Marathon
2 3 (10.34%) Mesos
3 1 (3.45%) Oozie
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 3 (10.34%) ILOG
3 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.45%) Greenplum
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