Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 148 128
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 +21
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 71 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.57% 0.98% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.96% 5.13% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 26
East of England median daily rate £550 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +11.48% +8.93%
10th Percentile £422 £388 £306
90th Percentile £595 £564 £594
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +166.67% -
England median hourly rate £37.88 £43.10 £47.00
% change year-on-year -12.11% -8.31% +21.40%

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 892 917 948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.71% 19.15% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 552 569
East of England median daily rate £444 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +10.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £323 £300 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £480 £470 £428
% change year-on-year +2.13% +9.94% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 36
East of England median hourly rate £17.05 £37.25 £36.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.23% +1.17% +0.41%
10th Percentile £11.47 £18.73 £15.13
90th Percentile £36.75 £40.38 £45.88
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.07% +13.56% -8.33%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +47 34 £553 +30.00% 21
Hertfordshire -9 18 £550 +25.71% 8
Essex -13 11 £515 - 1
Suffolk +6 7 £413 -2.94% 1
Bedfordshire +12 1 £550 - 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 41 (57.75%) SQL
2 33 (46.48%) ETL
3 30 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (36.62%) MySQL
5 26 (36.62%) Linux
6 25 (35.21%) PL/SQL
6 25 (35.21%) MongoDB
7 24 (33.80%) Docker
7 24 (33.80%) Kubernetes
8 23 (32.39%) DevOps
9 22 (30.99%) Hadoop
9 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
9 22 (30.99%) Unix
10 21 (29.58%) Oracle
11 19 (26.76%) Python
11 19 (26.76%) DNS
11 19 (26.76%) Apache Hive
11 19 (26.76%) BDD
11 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
11 19 (26.76%) Talend
12 18 (25.35%) REST
12 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
12 18 (25.35%) Firewall
13 17 (23.94%) LAMP
13 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
13 17 (23.94%) JIRA
14 16 (22.54%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (22.54%) XML
15 15 (21.13%) JavaScript

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 (19.72%) Apache Spark
2 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 12 (16.90%) nginx
2 12 (16.90%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.63%) SAS
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.82%) Confluence
7 1 (1.41%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.41%) Luigi
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) HipChat
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.41%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.41%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.27%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.82%) Slack
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.41%) GitHub
6 1 (1.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) DNS
2 18 (25.35%) Firewall
3 9 (12.68%) Unicast
4 7 (9.86%) HTTP
4 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.45%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (8.45%) VPN
6 2 (2.82%) SSL
6 2 (2.82%) Wireless
7 1 (1.41%) Broadband
7 1 (1.41%) FTP
7 1 (1.41%) IMAP
7 1 (1.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) SAN
7 1 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) MySQL
2 25 (35.21%) MongoDB
3 22 (30.99%) Hadoop
3 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
4 19 (26.76%) Apache Hive
5 16 (22.54%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
7 13 (18.31%) HBase
8 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (14.08%) NoSQL
10 8 (11.27%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (9.86%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (7.04%) Big Data
13 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
14 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
14 2 (2.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
2 17 (23.94%) JIRA
3 14 (19.72%) Subversion
4 12 (16.90%) Vagrant
5 7 (9.86%) GitLab
6 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.63%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.63%) Protractor
8 2 (2.82%) ERwin
8 2 (2.82%) Gradle
9 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.41%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.41%) Cobertura
9 1 (1.41%) Geb
9 1 (1.41%) gulp
9 1 (1.41%) Maven
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.41%) Spock
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (8.45%) Publishing
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) ETL Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Data Migration Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 13 (18.31%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 13 (18.31%) SQL Developer
4 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Developer
5 12 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Data Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.82%) Python Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) REST
2 17 (23.94%) LAMP
3 16 (22.54%) XML
4 12 (16.90%) JSON
4 12 (16.90%) LAPP Stack
4 12 (16.90%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (12.68%) SOAP
6 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
6 7 (9.86%) Spring
6 7 (9.86%) Web Services
7 6 (8.45%) Apache Camel
7 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.45%) Kafka
8 5 (7.04%) CSS
8 5 (7.04%) HTML
8 5 (7.04%) HTML5
8 5 (7.04%) Node.js
9 4 (5.63%) .NET
9 4 (5.63%) CSS3
9 4 (5.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Reference Data
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) PKI
3 6 (8.45%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) New Media
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Linux
2 22 (30.99%) Unix
3 12 (16.90%) CentOS
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.63%) Windows
6 3 (4.23%) Solaris
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) ETL
2 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.39%) DevOps
4 19 (26.76%) BDD
5 15 (21.13%) Data Mapping
5 15 (21.13%) TDD
6 14 (19.72%) Analytics
6 14 (19.72%) Data Migration
6 14 (19.72%) Migration
6 14 (19.72%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 13 (18.31%) Data Integration
7 13 (18.31%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.49%) Data Modelling
9 9 (12.68%) Data Engineering
9 9 (12.68%) Data Reconciliation
9 9 (12.68%) ETL Development
9 9 (12.68%) Test Scripting
10 8 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (11.27%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) SQL
2 25 (35.21%) PL/SQL
3 19 (26.76%) Python
4 15 (21.13%) Bash Shell
4 15 (21.13%) C#
4 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.13%) Perl
5 14 (19.72%) Ruby
6 12 (16.90%) Java
7 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
8 10 (14.08%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.04%) C
9 5 (7.04%) C++
10 3 (4.23%) Java 8
11 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.82%) R
12 1 (1.41%) Go
12 1 (1.41%) Scala
12 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.82%) PhD
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 24 (33.80%) Docker
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (8.45%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (33.80%) Kubernetes
2 14 (19.72%) Ansible
3 13 (18.31%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (18.31%) Puppet
3 13 (18.31%) Terraform
4 12 (16.90%) Nagios
4 12 (16.90%) Salt
4 12 (16.90%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.41%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.41%) Mesos
6 1 (1.41%) Rancher
6 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.41%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Oracle
2 19 (26.76%) Talend
3 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
4 14 (19.72%) VMware
5 13 (18.31%) NetApp
6 12 (16.90%) CheckPoint
6 12 (16.90%) Informatica
7 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.82%) Citrix
8 2 (2.82%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.82%) IBM
8 2 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.82%) SAP
9 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco
9 1 (1.41%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.41%) HP
9 1 (1.41%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.41%) Nokia
9 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds