The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 July 2021 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 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh
Number of daily rates quoted
Median daily rate (50th Percentile)
Median % change year-on-year
Scotland median daily rate
% change year-on-year
Number of hourly rates quoted
Median hourly rate
Scotland median hourly rate
% change year-on-year
PostgreSQL Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh
Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.
PostgreSQL Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh
3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Edinburgh.
PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh
Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.
PostgreSQL Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh
For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.
PostgreSQL Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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: