Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 October 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 92 88
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.19% 1.63% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Scotland median daily rate £419 £400 £267
% change year-on-year +4.69% +49.81% -14.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £44.50
Scotland median hourly rate - - £44.50

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 457 368 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.25% 27.61% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 187 174
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% +2.64%
10th Percentile £315 £289 £257
90th Percentile £544 £500 £452
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.63% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £14.41 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £41.25
% change year-on-year -62.55% +5.19% +27.22%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Glasgow

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 8 (80.00%) CSS3
4 7 (70.00%) React
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) SQLite
4 7 (70.00%) Fintech
5 3 (30.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Ansible
6 2 (20.00%) Docker
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Redux
7 1 (10.00%) Nunjucks
7 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Java 8
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) GitLab
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQLite
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) GitLab
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) React Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 8 (80.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Redux
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) FreeMarker
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) JPA
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) lodash
6 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js
6 1 (10.00%) Nunjucks
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) API Design
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) ES6
4 1 (10.00%) Java 8
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) VMware