Period
to 21 July 2018

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 July 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 158 168
Rank change year-on-year +30 +10 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 75 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 0.87% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.26% 4.44% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 22
East of England median daily rate £460 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% -5.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £302 £325 £318
90th Percentile £600 £568 £634
England median daily rate £500 £498 £450
% change year-on-year +0.39% +10.68% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.41 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.56% - +13.33%

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 908 924 995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 19.63% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 541 594
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £233
90th Percentile £563 £565 £508
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 32
East of England median hourly rate £26.00 £31.25 £33.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.80% -6.58% +17.37%
10th Percentile £13.61 £15.27 £25.13
90th Percentile £48.60 £42.88 £42.83
England median hourly rate £32.25 £30.00 £29.88
% change year-on-year +7.50% +0.40% +19.52%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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
Bedfordshire +26 29 £463 -11.90%
Cambridgeshire +4 18 £525 +2.94% 12
Hertfordshire -15 16 £433 +6.79% 8
Essex +13 6 £538 +7.50% 3
Suffolk - 4 £425 - 1
Norfolk +12 2 £475 +5.56% 2
PostgreSQL
England

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

1 45 (60.00%) SQL
2 34 (45.33%) Oracle
3 30 (40.00%) Linux
4 29 (38.67%) Java
5 27 (36.00%) Python
6 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (34.67%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (30.67%) NoSQL
8 20 (26.67%) RESTful
8 20 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (25.33%) DevOps
10 18 (24.00%) ETL
11 17 (22.67%) OO
11 17 (22.67%) Docker
12 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.33%) Data Mapping
12 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
12 16 (21.33%) DB2
13 15 (20.00%) MySQL
13 15 (20.00%) FTP
13 15 (20.00%) Scala
13 15 (20.00%) SDLC
14 14 (18.67%) Hadoop
14 14 (18.67%) Apache Spark
14 14 (18.67%) Data Quality
14 14 (18.67%) Big Data
14 14 (18.67%) C++
14 14 (18.67%) XML
15 13 (17.33%) Data Management
15 13 (17.33%) Teradata

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 14 (18.67%) Apache Spark
2 9 (12.00%) Luigi
3 8 (10.67%) Apache Airflow
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (9.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.00%) Confluence
7 2 (2.67%) Apache
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.67%) Amazon EMR
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (12.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (5.33%) npm
5 3 (4.00%) GitHub
6 2 (2.67%) Heroku
6 2 (2.67%) PaaS
6 2 (2.67%) Slack
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) FTP
2 7 (9.33%) SSL
3 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.33%) HTTP
5 3 (4.00%) DNS
5 3 (4.00%) Firewall
5 3 (4.00%) VLAN
5 3 (4.00%) Wireless
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.67%) Junos
6 2 (2.67%) OpenFlow
7 1 (1.33%) DHCP
7 1 (1.33%) IPsec
7 1 (1.33%) VPN
7 1 (1.33%) Wideband
7 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) NoSQL
2 20 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (21.33%) DB2
4 15 (20.00%) MySQL
5 14 (18.67%) Big Data
5 14 (18.67%) Hadoop
6 13 (17.33%) DataStage
6 13 (17.33%) Informix
7 12 (16.00%) QualityStage
8 11 (14.67%) Amazon Redshift
9 9 (12.00%) Amazon Athena
9 9 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (10.67%) IBM InfoSphere
10 8 (10.67%) Redis
11 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
11 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
11 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (8.00%) Geospatial Data
12 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
13 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.33%) JIRA
3 5 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 5 (6.67%) Gradle
4 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.33%) Protractor
4 4 (5.33%) Subversion
5 3 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (4.00%) GitLab
5 3 (4.00%) Maven
5 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.67%) Checkstyle
6 2 (2.67%) gulp
6 2 (2.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.67%) Spock
6 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.33%) Gatling
7 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) AWS Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Data Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) ETL Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Big Data Engineer
6 10 (13.33%) DataStage Developer
7 9 (12.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Python Developer
10 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Hadoop Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Data Migration Specialist
11 3 (4.00%) DBA
11 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Engineering Specialist
11 3 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
11 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) RESTful
2 14 (18.67%) XML
3 13 (17.33%) MLlib
4 12 (16.00%) XML Schema
5 11 (14.67%) Node.js
6 9 (12.00%) Web Services
7 8 (10.67%) Middleware
7 8 (10.67%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (9.33%) .NET
9 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.00%) CSS
9 6 (8.00%) HTML
9 6 (8.00%) HTML5
10 4 (5.33%) CSS3
10 4 (5.33%) D3.js
10 4 (5.33%) JSON
11 3 (4.00%) REST
11 3 (4.00%) SOAP
11 3 (4.00%) Spring
11 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.67%) NHS
5 2 (2.67%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.67%) Wiki
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) CentOS
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 3 (4.00%) Unix
6 2 (2.67%) Debian
6 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) DevOps
3 18 (24.00%) ETL
4 17 (22.67%) OO
5 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.33%) Data Mapping
6 15 (20.00%) SDLC
7 13 (17.33%) Data Integration
7 13 (17.33%) Data Management
7 13 (17.33%) Linear Programming
7 13 (17.33%) Predictive Modelling
8 12 (16.00%) Data Science
9 11 (14.67%) Analytics
10 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
10 9 (12.00%) Logistics
10 9 (12.00%) Microservices
10 9 (12.00%) Migration
10 9 (12.00%) OWASP
10 9 (12.00%) Service Management
10 9 (12.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) SQL
2 29 (38.67%) Java
3 27 (36.00%) Python
4 15 (20.00%) Scala
5 14 (18.67%) C++
6 9 (12.00%) ES6
6 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.67%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.67%) Ruby
8 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
9 6 (8.00%) Perl
10 4 (5.33%) C
11 3 (4.00%) Java 8
12 2 (2.67%) C#
12 2 (2.67%) Go
12 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) RHCE
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) Kubernetes
2 10 (13.33%) Puppet
3 9 (12.00%) Ansible
4 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.67%) Salt
6 4 (5.33%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (5.33%) Terraform
7 3 (4.00%) Rancher
8 2 (2.67%) Mesos
9 1 (1.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) Teradata
3 12 (16.00%) Citrix
4 9 (12.00%) HP
5 8 (10.67%) IBM
6 5 (6.67%) Capita
7 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.00%) Talend
7 3 (4.00%) VMware
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco
8 2 (2.67%) Juniper
8 2 (2.67%) SAP
8 2 (2.67%) Sonatype
9 1 (1.33%) Aruba
9 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.33%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL