Period
to 22 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 171 164
Rank change year-on-year +35 -7 -15
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 74 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.48% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.99% 3.37% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 13 12
East of England median daily rate £538 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.22% +15.63% +11.89%
10th Percentile £374 £335 £308
90th Percentile £590 £663 £634
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £15.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +183.33% -53.13%

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 926 920 1,131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.55% 18.79% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 519 676
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £230
90th Percentile £575 £568 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 45
East of England median hourly rate £23.50 £31.50 £35.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.40% -11.09% -2.93%
10th Percentile £13.66 £15.42 £26.55
90th Percentile £44.63 £40.00 £45.45
England median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.67% - +7.99%

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 September 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 September 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
Cambridgeshire +28 27 £475 +11.76% 13
Hertfordshire +1 22 £550 +18.92% 15
Bedfordshire +13 11 £475 -9.52%
Essex +3 7 £550 +10.00% 1
Suffolk - 6 £425 -
Norfolk +18 1 £450 - 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 39 (52.70%) SQL
2 38 (51.35%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (41.89%) Linux
4 29 (39.19%) Python
4 29 (39.19%) DevOps
5 26 (35.14%) Docker
6 25 (33.78%) Java
7 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (31.08%) MySQL
8 23 (31.08%) Oracle
8 23 (31.08%) Hadoop
9 22 (29.73%) Kubernetes
10 21 (28.38%) DNS
11 20 (27.03%) MongoDB
12 19 (25.68%) ETL
13 18 (24.32%) Firewall
14 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
14 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
14 17 (22.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
15 16 (21.62%) Ansible
15 16 (21.62%) Apache Spark
15 16 (21.62%) BDD
15 16 (21.62%) Red Hat
15 16 (21.62%) LAMP
16 15 (20.27%) PL/SQL
16 15 (20.27%) Puppet
16 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
16 15 (20.27%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (18.92%) Salt

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 16 (21.62%) Apache Spark
2 12 (16.22%) OpenStack
3 11 (14.86%) Apache
3 11 (14.86%) nginx
4 8 (10.81%) Apache Airflow
4 8 (10.81%) Luigi
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.35%) SAS
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) HipChat
1 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.35%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.35%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 38 (51.35%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.57%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (12.16%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (12.16%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (5.41%) GitHub
5 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.05%) Heroku
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.05%) Slack
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.70%) npm
6 2 (2.70%) PaaS
7 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) DNS
2 18 (24.32%) Firewall
3 11 (14.86%) HTTP
3 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
4 8 (10.81%) Unicast
5 7 (9.46%) VPN
6 6 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (8.11%) SSL
7 4 (5.41%) FTP
8 3 (4.05%) Wireless
9 2 (2.70%) VLAN
10 1 (1.35%) Broadband
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.35%) DHCP
10 1 (1.35%) Internet
10 1 (1.35%) IPsec
10 1 (1.35%) Junos
10 1 (1.35%) OpenFlow
10 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) Hadoop
1 23 (31.08%) MySQL
2 20 (27.03%) MongoDB
3 17 (22.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
4 13 (17.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
6 10 (13.51%) Big Data
7 9 (12.16%) Amazon Athena
7 9 (12.16%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (10.81%) Apache Hive
9 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.41%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (5.41%) HBase
11 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.22%) JIRA
2 12 (16.22%) Subversion
3 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.86%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.76%) GitLab
4 5 (6.76%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.76%) Protractor
5 4 (5.41%) Gradle
6 3 (4.05%) gulp
6 3 (4.05%) Spock
7 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.70%) Gatling
7 2 (2.70%) Geb
7 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.35%) Cobertura
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) ETL Developer
3 14 (18.92%) AWS Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Data Engineer
4 13 (17.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (14.86%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 11 (14.86%) SQL Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Big Data Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Data Migration Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Agile Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) LAMP
2 14 (18.92%) REST
3 11 (14.86%) LAPP Stack
3 11 (14.86%) LEMP Stack
3 11 (14.86%) RESTful
3 11 (14.86%) XML
4 10 (13.51%) MLlib
5 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.81%) CSS
5 8 (10.81%) HTML
5 8 (10.81%) HTML5
6 7 (9.46%) .NET
6 7 (9.46%) JSON
6 7 (9.46%) Spring
7 5 (6.76%) CSS3
7 5 (6.76%) Node.js
7 5 (6.76%) SOAP
8 4 (5.41%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.41%) Web Services
9 3 (4.05%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) PKI
2 10 (13.51%) Reference Data
3 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.35%) New Media
8 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.89%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) CentOS
2 13 (17.57%) Unix
3 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.05%) Windows
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.35%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) DevOps
2 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.68%) ETL
4 16 (21.62%) BDD
5 14 (18.92%) OO
5 14 (18.92%) TDD
6 13 (17.57%) Analytics
6 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
7 11 (14.86%) Data Migration
7 11 (14.86%) Migration
8 10 (13.51%) Data Mapping
8 10 (13.51%) Data Science
8 10 (13.51%) Linear Programming
8 10 (13.51%) Predictive Modelling
8 10 (13.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 8 (10.81%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (10.81%) Customer Acquisition
9 8 (10.81%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (10.81%) Workflow
9 8 (10.81%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) SQL
2 29 (39.19%) Python
3 25 (33.78%) Java
4 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
5 15 (20.27%) PL/SQL
6 14 (18.92%) Ruby
7 13 (17.57%) C++
7 13 (17.57%) Perl
8 12 (16.22%) Scala
9 10 (13.51%) C#
10 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
11 4 (5.41%) C
11 4 (5.41%) ES6
11 4 (5.41%) Java 8
11 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
12 3 (4.05%) TypeScript
13 2 (2.70%) Go
13 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Docker
2 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) Kubernetes
2 16 (21.62%) Ansible
3 15 (20.27%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (20.27%) Puppet
4 14 (18.92%) Salt
5 13 (17.57%) Terraform
6 11 (14.86%) Nagios
6 11 (14.86%) ZABBIX
7 4 (5.41%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.35%) Mesos
8 1 (1.35%) Rancher
8 1 (1.35%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Oracle
2 16 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.57%) VMware
4 12 (16.22%) Talend
5 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
5 11 (14.86%) NetApp
6 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.76%) Informatica
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco
8 2 (2.70%) Citrix
8 2 (2.70%) IBM
8 2 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.35%) Juniper
9 1 (1.35%) Nokia
9 1 (1.35%) SAP
9 1 (1.35%) Sonatype
9 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.35%) Teradata