Period
to 17 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 176 149
Rank change year-on-year +44 -27 -18
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 78 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.54% 0.68% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.38% 3.54% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 21
East of England median daily rate £550 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £379 £372 £308
90th Percentile £600 £578 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £460
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £15.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.49 £13.00
% change year-on-year +42.94% +88.35% +62.50%

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 931 988 1,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.40% 19.17% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 571 693
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £233
90th Percentile £575 £569 £538
England median daily rate £475 £454 £425
% change year-on-year +4.63% +6.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 42
East of England median hourly rate £30.95 £29.50 £36.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -19.88% +16.85%
10th Percentile £14.59 £16.18 £16.30
90th Percentile £46.88 £40.38 £45.98
England median hourly rate £34.25 £31.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +7.87% +13.39% +0.79%

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 November 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 November 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 +46 35 £565 +32.94% 33
Hertfordshire -1 24 £550 +25.71% 8
Essex -7 8 £550 +10.00% 4
Suffolk - 8 £425 - 3
Bedfordshire +12 3 £575 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 33 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (38.46%) ETL
5 28 (35.90%) Linux
5 28 (35.90%) DevOps
6 26 (33.33%) MySQL
7 25 (32.05%) Docker
8 24 (30.77%) Kubernetes
9 23 (29.49%) Oracle
9 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
9 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
10 22 (28.21%) Talend
10 22 (28.21%) Hadoop
11 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
11 21 (26.92%) BDD
12 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
12 20 (25.64%) Jenkins
12 20 (25.64%) Python
12 20 (25.64%) DNS
13 19 (24.36%) Firewall
13 19 (24.36%) JIRA
14 18 (23.08%) REST
14 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
15 17 (21.79%) LAMP
15 17 (21.79%) TDD
15 17 (21.79%) Subversion
15 17 (21.79%) Red Hat
15 17 (21.79%) XML
16 16 (20.51%) C#

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 13 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 12 (15.38%) Apache
2 12 (15.38%) nginx
3 11 (14.10%) Apache Spark
4 6 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.85%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (3.85%) Luigi
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.28%) Confluence
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.28%) SAS
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) HipChat
1 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.28%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 33 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (10.26%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (3.85%) GitHub
4 3 (3.85%) Slack
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.28%) Heroku
6 1 (1.28%) Office 365
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.64%) DNS
2 19 (24.36%) Firewall
3 9 (11.54%) Unicast
4 8 (10.26%) HTTP
4 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.97%) VPN
6 6 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (5.13%) Wireless
8 3 (3.85%) SSL
8 3 (3.85%) VLAN
9 1 (1.28%) Broadband
9 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.28%) DHCP
9 1 (1.28%) FTP
9 1 (1.28%) Internet
9 1 (1.28%) IPsec
9 1 (1.28%) Junos
9 1 (1.28%) OpenFlow
9 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) MySQL
2 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
3 22 (28.21%) Hadoop
4 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
5 15 (19.23%) Apache Hive
6 12 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (12.82%) NoSQL
8 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
9 9 (11.54%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (7.69%) HBase
12 4 (5.13%) Big Data
13 3 (3.85%) Amazon Athena
13 3 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
15 1 (1.28%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 19 (24.36%) JIRA
3 17 (21.79%) Subversion
4 12 (15.38%) Vagrant
5 8 (10.26%) GitLab
6 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.13%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.13%) Protractor
8 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.56%) Gradle
9 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.28%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.28%) Cobertura
9 1 (1.28%) Geb
9 1 (1.28%) Maven
9 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.28%) Spock
General
1 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.97%) Publishing
3 6 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) ETL Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Data Migration Developer
3 16 (20.51%) SQL Developer
4 15 (19.23%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (19.23%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 15 (19.23%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Developer
5 13 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Data Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.41%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Engineering Specialist
9 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) REST
2 17 (21.79%) LAMP
2 17 (21.79%) XML
3 12 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
3 12 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (12.82%) JSON
5 8 (10.26%) SOAP
5 8 (10.26%) Web Services
6 7 (8.97%) .NET
6 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.97%) Apache Camel
6 7 (8.97%) Spring
7 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.69%) RESTful
8 5 (6.41%) CSS
8 5 (6.41%) HTML
8 5 (6.41%) HTML5
8 5 (6.41%) Node.js
9 4 (5.13%) CSS3
9 4 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Reference Data
2 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.38%) PKI
4 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.28%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.28%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Linux
2 15 (19.23%) Unix
3 12 (15.38%) CentOS
4 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.13%) Windows
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.28%) Debian
7 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.28%) Solaris
7 1 (1.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) ETL
3 28 (35.90%) DevOps
4 21 (26.92%) BDD
5 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 17 (21.79%) TDD
7 16 (20.51%) Data Mapping
7 16 (20.51%) Data Migration
7 16 (20.51%) Migration
7 16 (20.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 15 (19.23%) Analytics
9 9 (11.54%) Data Integration
10 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.97%) OO
11 6 (7.69%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
11 6 (7.69%) DRM
11 6 (7.69%) High Availability
11 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
3 20 (25.64%) Python
4 16 (20.51%) C#
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 15 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.95%) Ruby
7 13 (16.67%) Perl
8 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 5 (6.41%) C
10 5 (6.41%) C++
11 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (5.13%) Scala
12 3 (3.85%) Java 8
13 2 (2.56%) ES6
13 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.28%) Go
14 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (32.05%) Docker
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) Kubernetes
2 15 (19.23%) Ansible
3 14 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (16.67%) Puppet
4 13 (16.67%) Salt
4 13 (16.67%) Terraform
5 12 (15.38%) Nagios
5 12 (15.38%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.28%) Mesos
7 1 (1.28%) Rancher
7 1 (1.28%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Oracle
2 22 (28.21%) Talend
3 17 (21.79%) Red Hat
4 15 (19.23%) VMware
5 12 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 12 (15.38%) NetApp
6 7 (8.97%) Informatica
7 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.85%) Citrix
9 2 (2.56%) Cisco
9 2 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.28%) IBM
10 1 (1.28%) Juniper
10 1 (1.28%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.28%) Nokia
10 1 (1.28%) SAP
10 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL