Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 122 160
Rank change year-on-year -9 +38 +14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 55 75 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 1.57% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.10% 8.23% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 18
East of England median daily rate £500 £460 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +12.54% -6.57%
10th Percentile £359 £302 £325
90th Percentile £613 £600 £570
England median daily rate £500 £500 £496
% change year-on-year - +0.78% +10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £41.41 £42.50
% change year-on-year -15.48% -2.56% -

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 902 911 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.82% 19.11% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 576 536
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £327 £288 £263
90th Percentile £622 £563 £565
England median daily rate £484 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 16
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -16.80% -9.42%
10th Percentile £13.90 £13.61 £15.27
90th Percentile £59.00 £48.60 £42.88
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £29.81
% change year-on-year +7.69% +9.02% +4.60%

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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire -2 23 £450 -14.29% 24
Essex +5 13 £510 -5.21% 1
Hertfordshire -5 11 £500 +15.61% 3
Suffolk +18 5 £481 +13.24% 1
Bedfordshire -7 2 - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 30 (54.55%) SQL
2 23 (41.82%) Git (software)
3 21 (38.18%) Apache Hive
3 21 (38.18%) Apache Spark
3 21 (38.18%) Data Modelling
3 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (36.36%) Python
5 19 (34.55%) MySQL
6 18 (32.73%) MongoDB
7 17 (30.91%) Java
7 17 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (29.09%) ETL
8 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
8 16 (29.09%) DevOps
9 15 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
9 15 (27.27%) Unix
9 15 (27.27%) Data Analysis
9 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (23.64%) Linux
11 12 (21.82%) HBase
11 12 (21.82%) REST
11 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
11 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
11 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
11 12 (21.82%) Informatica
11 12 (21.82%) Scrum
11 12 (21.82%) Data Integration
12 11 (20.00%) Analytics

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 21 (38.18%) Apache Spark
2 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (12.73%) Apache
4 4 (7.27%) Apache Solr
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.64%) nginx
6 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon EMR
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon S3
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (12.73%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (12.73%) Serverless
5 6 (10.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (5.45%) GitHub
7 2 (3.64%) IaaS
7 2 (3.64%) PaaS
7 2 (3.64%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTPS
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) LAN
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) FTP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) Apache Hive
2 19 (34.55%) MySQL
3 18 (32.73%) MongoDB
4 17 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
6 15 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 12 (21.82%) HBase
8 11 (20.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 11 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (7.27%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
10 3 (5.45%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (5.45%) MariaDB
10 3 (5.45%) MySQL Workbench
10 3 (5.45%) Redis
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (3.64%) Spotfire
11 2 (3.64%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (12.73%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.64%) Mockito
5 2 (3.64%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.82%) Geb
6 1 (1.82%) GitLab
6 1 (1.82%) Gradle
6 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.82%) JIRA
6 1 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.82%) Mocha
6 1 (1.82%) Spock
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.64%) Law
2 2 (3.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Data Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) ETL Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Data Analytics Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Database Manager
7 2 (3.64%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) NoSQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Power BI Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) React Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) REST
2 8 (14.55%) HTML
2 8 (14.55%) HTML5
3 7 (12.73%) CSS
4 6 (10.91%) JSON
4 6 (10.91%) Spring
5 5 (9.09%) Kafka
5 5 (9.09%) Web Services
6 4 (7.27%) Ajax
6 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.27%) Apache NiFi
6 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.27%) NumPy
6 4 (7.27%) PostGIS
6 4 (7.27%) RESTful
6 4 (7.27%) RSS
6 4 (7.27%) SciPy
6 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (7.27%) Velocity
7 3 (5.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Data Structures
2 7 (12.73%) Life Science
3 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.27%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Unix
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.64%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (38.18%) Data Modelling
2 16 (29.09%) DevOps
2 16 (29.09%) ETL
3 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 12 (21.82%) Data Integration
4 12 (21.82%) Scrum
5 11 (20.00%) Analytics
5 11 (20.00%) Data Engineering
6 10 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 9 (16.36%) Data Reconciliation
7 9 (16.36%) ETL Development
7 9 (16.36%) High Availability
8 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (14.55%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (14.55%) Data Science
8 8 (14.55%) TDD
9 7 (12.73%) Bioinformatics
10 6 (10.91%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) SQL
2 20 (36.36%) Python
3 17 (30.91%) Java
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
4 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
5 9 (16.36%) Scala
6 6 (10.91%) Groovy
7 4 (7.27%) Java 8
8 3 (5.45%) ES6
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.64%) C
9 2 (3.64%) C#
9 2 (3.64%) Elixir
9 2 (3.64%) R
10 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) GDPR
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Server
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) Ceph
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.45%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (3.64%) Grafana
3 2 (3.64%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Informatica
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Talend
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) Aruba
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) F5
6 2 (3.64%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) Juniper
6 2 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.64%) NetApp
7 1 (1.82%) BT