Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 155 138
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 +44
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.89% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 3.87% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 30
East of England median daily rate £450 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £372 £307 £312
90th Percentile £578 £583 £438
England median daily rate £500 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate £24.49 £13.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year +88.35% +62.50% -77.14%

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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 993 1111 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.18% 22.98% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 685 726
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £283 £233 £225
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.70 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £46.00 £47.43
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +12.24%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in the East of England

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hertfordshire -3 26 £438 +34.62% 3
Bedfordshire -7 5 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -29 4 £425 +1.80% 10
Essex - 1 £500 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £450 - 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Ansible
3 19 (51.35%) Linux
4 16 (43.24%) Python
5 15 (40.54%) Unix
5 15 (40.54%) Ruby
6 14 (37.84%) DevOps
7 13 (35.14%) MySQL
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle
8 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (29.73%) Open Source
9 11 (29.73%) Docker
9 11 (29.73%) Bitbucket
9 11 (29.73%) Redis
9 11 (29.73%) React
9 11 (29.73%) DB2
9 11 (29.73%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (27.03%) SQL
10 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
11 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
11 9 (24.32%) Java
11 9 (24.32%) Solaris
11 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
11 9 (24.32%) TDD
11 9 (24.32%) Scrum
12 8 (21.62%) JIRA
12 8 (21.62%) Atlassian
12 8 (21.62%) Confluence
12 8 (21.62%) BDD

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (21.62%) Confluence
2 7 (18.92%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (10.81%) OpenStack
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) Liferay
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (16.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (16.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (10.81%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.70%) GitHub
5 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) SSL
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.70%) FTP
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) DB2
2 11 (29.73%) Redis
3 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
5 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
5 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
6 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (5.41%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.70%) DataStage
10 1 (2.70%) Informix
10 1 (2.70%) JasperReports
10 1 (2.70%) QualityStage
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Bitbucket
2 8 (21.62%) JIRA
3 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.81%) Maven
4 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (10.81%) webpack
5 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.11%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Mockito
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (5.41%) Checkstyle
6 2 (5.41%) Gradle
6 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.41%) WebStorm
7 1 (2.70%) Ant
7 1 (2.70%) jMock
7 1 (2.70%) Selenium
7 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) French Language
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Database Architect
8 1 (2.70%) DataStage Developer
8 1 (2.70%) DB2 DBA
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) React
1 11 (29.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) boto
3 6 (16.22%) HTML5
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) CSS3
4 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.81%) Redux
4 4 (10.81%) Spring
5 3 (8.11%) Middleware
5 3 (8.11%) REST
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) XML
5 3 (8.11%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.41%) JPA
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Unix
3 9 (24.32%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) DevOps
3 11 (29.73%) Open Source
4 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
4 9 (24.32%) Scrum
4 9 (24.32%) TDD
5 8 (21.62%) BDD
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.51%) OO
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Kanban
8 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.81%) SDLC
9 3 (8.11%) High Availability
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.41%) ATDD
10 2 (5.41%) BPMN
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) Ruby
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.81%) Scala
7 3 (8.11%) Groovy
7 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) Perl
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) C#
9 1 (2.70%) Korn
9 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) GCP
2 1 (2.70%) AS 2805
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (59.46%) Ansible
2 7 (18.92%) Kubernetes
2 7 (18.92%) Mesos
3 6 (16.22%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (16.22%) Rancher
4 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (13.51%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) Terraform
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.70%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.70%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) hybris
5 1 (2.70%) Intershop
5 1 (2.70%) Nimsoft
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Talend
5 1 (2.70%) Teradata