Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 121 147
Rank change year-on-year -32 +26 +38
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 49 58 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.05% 1.30% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.47% 6.47% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 16
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £388 £313 £318
90th Percentile £673 £575 £419
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 £40.71 £47.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -13.39% -6.00% +37.36%

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 895 897 1,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.15% 20.11% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 543 586
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £230 £246
90th Percentile £580 £543 £575
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 41
East of England median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% +3.77%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.25 £14.50
90th Percentile £44.88 £45.00 £62.50
England median hourly rate £34.50 £27.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.03% -0.45% -

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Hertfordshire -4 32 £425 +23.19% 3
Bedfordshire -3 6 £450 +100.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -37 5 £425 -9.09% 14
Suffolk +17 4 £425 - 2
Essex -1 1 - -
Norfolk -10 1 £500 +132.56% 4
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 28 (57.14%) Ruby
2 27 (55.10%) Ansible
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.78%) Python
5 18 (36.73%) React
6 17 (34.69%) Linux
6 17 (34.69%) Ruby on Rails
7 16 (32.65%) Unix
7 16 (32.65%) Oracle
7 16 (32.65%) Redis
8 15 (30.61%) Open Source
8 15 (30.61%) DevOps
9 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 14 (28.57%) SQL
10 13 (26.53%) DB2
11 12 (24.49%) Java
11 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
11 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
11 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (22.45%) VMware
12 11 (22.45%) MySQL
12 11 (22.45%) OO
13 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
13 10 (20.41%) Puppet
14 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (18.37%) Bitbucket
14 9 (18.37%) Docker
14 9 (18.37%) Finance

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 6 (12.24%) Confluence
2 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.04%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) SaaS
4 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.08%) Heroku
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.04%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
6 1 (2.04%) Route 53
6 1 (2.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.04%) FTP
4 1 (2.04%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) Redis
2 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (26.53%) DB2
4 11 (22.45%) MySQL
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.12%) Big Data
9 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (2.04%) DataStage
10 1 (2.04%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (2.04%) Informix
10 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.04%) Power BI
10 1 (2.04%) QualityStage
10 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
1 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.37%) Bitbucket
3 6 (12.24%) Ant
3 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 6 (12.24%) Subversion
4 5 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (10.20%) webpack
5 4 (8.16%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (8.16%) Gradle
5 4 (8.16%) Maven
6 3 (6.12%) Checkstyle
7 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.04%) EasyMock
8 1 (2.04%) JBehave
8 1 (2.04%) Moq
8 1 (2.04%) RSpec
8 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 10 (20.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Python Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) Engineering Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.12%) DBA
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Migration Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Migration Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) React
2 17 (34.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (10.20%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) CSS3
4 4 (8.16%) HTML5
4 4 (8.16%) JSON
4 4 (8.16%) Redux
5 3 (6.12%) .NET
5 3 (6.12%) Flask
5 3 (6.12%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (4.08%) boto
6 2 (4.08%) Django
6 2 (4.08%) Node.js
6 2 (4.08%) Web Services
7 1 (2.04%) Akka
7 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.04%) Celery
7 1 (2.04%) Kafka
7 1 (2.04%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Fintech
3 4 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Unix
3 8 (16.33%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) DevOps
2 15 (30.61%) Open Source
3 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.45%) OO
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) BDD
6 7 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
6 7 (14.29%) OOP
7 6 (12.24%) DNA
7 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (12.24%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
9 4 (8.16%) Kanban
9 4 (8.16%) Pair Programming
9 4 (8.16%) Requirements Management
9 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Ruby
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) Java
5 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
5 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.29%) PHP
6 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.16%) C
7 4 (8.16%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) ES6
9 1 (2.04%) GraphQL
9 1 (2.04%) Groovy
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) RHCE
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.08%) GCP
2 1 (2.04%) AS 2805
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 27 (55.10%) Ansible
2 10 (20.41%) Puppet
3 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (10.20%) Kubernetes
4 5 (10.20%) Mesos
5 4 (8.16%) Rancher
6 3 (6.12%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (6.12%) Terraform
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (2.04%) HP Fortify
7 1 (2.04%) Salt
7 1 (2.04%) SCOM
7 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.04%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 8 (16.33%) IBM
4 6 (12.24%) Atlassian
4 6 (12.24%) hybris
4 6 (12.24%) Intershop
5 5 (10.20%) Citrix
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.12%) Sonatype
7 1 (2.04%) CA
7 1 (2.04%) F5
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Nimsoft
7 1 (2.04%) Remedy
7 1 (2.04%) Teradata