The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 39 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.36% 0.35% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 1.33% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £420 £370
% change year-on-year +2.38% +13.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +286.36% -67.16%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 79 75 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 28.83% 25.95% 34.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 93
Median daily rate £345 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in East Sussex

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in East Sussex

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +1 1 - -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Icinga
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Icinga
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper