Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 140 170
Rank change year-on-year +21 +30 +2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 79 51 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.79% 1.18% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.19% 6.35% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 19
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% +18.24%
10th Percentile £298 £325 £360
90th Percentile £603 £588 £520
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £46.19 £47.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.72% +4.44% +26.05%

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 860 803 890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.53% 18.63% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 490 527
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £300 £256 £245
90th Percentile £575 £559 £551
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 34
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £31.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.81% -17.11% +8.03%
10th Percentile £13.57 £12.05 £25.38
90th Percentile £45.60 £43.75 £61.45
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.15%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +19 28 £450 -14.29%
Hertfordshire -9 23 £433 +15.33% 10
Cambridgeshire -2 16 £425 -16.67% 18
Essex +17 5 £510 - 2
Suffolk +1 5 £425 - 1
Norfolk +2 2 £475 +120.93%
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (58.23%) SQL
2 36 (45.57%) Oracle
3 31 (39.24%) Python
3 31 (39.24%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (37.97%) Linux
4 30 (37.97%) Java
5 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (29.11%) DevOps
7 21 (26.58%) NoSQL
7 21 (26.58%) DB2
7 21 (26.58%) OO
8 19 (24.05%) Ruby
9 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
9 18 (22.78%) Ansible
9 18 (22.78%) Docker
10 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (20.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (20.25%) RESTful
10 16 (20.25%) MySQL
11 15 (18.99%) FTP
11 15 (18.99%) Puppet
11 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
11 15 (18.99%) Big Data
11 15 (18.99%) SDLC
12 14 (17.72%) Data Quality
12 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
12 14 (17.72%) Data Mapping
12 14 (17.72%) ETL
13 13 (16.46%) Citrix
13 13 (16.46%) DataStage

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 12 (15.19%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.13%) Luigi
3 7 (8.86%) Apache Airflow
3 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (7.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.80%) Confluence
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (39.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.13%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (10.13%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (10.13%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (5.06%) Heroku
4 4 (5.06%) npm
5 3 (3.80%) GitHub
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.27%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.27%) PaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Route 53
6 1 (1.27%) Serverless
6 1 (1.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) FTP
2 7 (8.86%) Firewall
3 5 (6.33%) SSL
3 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.06%) Wireless
5 3 (3.80%) HTTP
6 2 (2.53%) DNS
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.27%) Junos
7 1 (1.27%) OpenFlow
7 1 (1.27%) VLAN
7 1 (1.27%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) DB2
1 21 (26.58%) NoSQL
2 16 (20.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (20.25%) MySQL
3 15 (18.99%) Big Data
4 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
5 13 (16.46%) DataStage
5 13 (16.46%) Informix
6 12 (15.19%) Hadoop
6 12 (15.19%) QualityStage
6 12 (15.19%) Redis
7 9 (11.39%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (10.13%) Amazon Athena
8 8 (10.13%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (10.13%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (7.59%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
9 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
10 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) Subversion
4 5 (6.33%) Ant
4 5 (6.33%) Gradle
5 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.06%) Jasmine
5 4 (5.06%) JIRA
5 4 (5.06%) Protractor
6 3 (3.80%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (3.80%) Maven
6 3 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.53%) Checkstyle
7 2 (2.53%) GitLab
7 2 (2.53%) gulp
7 2 (2.53%) Spock
7 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.27%) Gatling
8 1 (1.27%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) Big Data Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) Data Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) ETL Developer
4 10 (12.66%) DataStage Developer
5 9 (11.39%) DataStage ETL Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Cloud Developer
6 7 (8.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (5.06%) DBA
9 4 (5.06%) Engineering Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Hadoop Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Data Migration Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) Migration Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) RESTful
2 12 (15.19%) MLlib
2 12 (15.19%) Node.js
2 12 (15.19%) XML
2 12 (15.19%) XML Schema
3 9 (11.39%) Web Services
4 8 (10.13%) Middleware
5 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.86%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (8.86%) React
6 6 (7.59%) .NET
6 6 (7.59%) CSS
6 6 (7.59%) HTML
6 6 (7.59%) HTML5
6 6 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (5.06%) CSS3
7 4 (5.06%) D3.js
7 4 (5.06%) JSON
8 3 (3.80%) Flask
8 3 (3.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Cloud
2 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Fintech
3 5 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.80%) Replication
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.53%) NHS
5 2 (2.53%) Wiki
6 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Unix
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 5 (6.33%) CentOS
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.80%) Solaris
7 1 (1.27%) Debian
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) DevOps
3 21 (26.58%) OO
4 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.99%) SDLC
6 14 (17.72%) Data Mapping
6 14 (17.72%) ETL
7 13 (16.46%) Data Integration
7 13 (16.46%) Data Management
8 12 (15.19%) Linear Programming
8 12 (15.19%) Predictive Modelling
9 11 (13.92%) Data Science
10 9 (11.39%) Incident Management
10 9 (11.39%) ITIL
10 9 (11.39%) Logistics
10 9 (11.39%) Microservices
10 9 (11.39%) Open Source
10 9 (11.39%) Service Management
10 9 (11.39%) V-Model
11 8 (10.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) SQL
2 31 (39.24%) Python
3 30 (37.97%) Java
4 19 (24.05%) Ruby
5 13 (16.46%) C++
5 13 (16.46%) Scala
6 12 (15.19%) Bash Shell
7 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
8 9 (11.39%) ES6
9 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
10 6 (7.59%) Perl
11 5 (6.33%) C
11 5 (6.33%) PHP
12 3 (3.80%) Java 8
13 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.27%) Go
14 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) PMO
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Docker
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) Ansible
2 15 (18.99%) Puppet
3 11 (13.92%) Kubernetes
4 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.06%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (5.06%) Mesos
5 4 (5.06%) Salt
5 4 (5.06%) Terraform
6 3 (3.80%) Rancher
7 1 (1.27%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Oracle
2 13 (16.46%) Citrix
2 13 (16.46%) IBM
2 13 (16.46%) Teradata
3 9 (11.39%) HP
3 9 (11.39%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) hybris
4 5 (6.33%) Intershop
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.80%) Capita
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 2 (2.53%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco
8 1 (1.27%) Juniper