Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 19 November 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)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 25 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.10% 0.95% 5.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.00% 5.88% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Guildford median daily rate £468 - £265
Surrey median daily rate £500 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +48.15% +3.85% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 Guildford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 50 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 22.12% 16.11% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 33
Guildford median daily rate £488 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% - -
10th Percentile £363 £263 £263
90th Percentile £566 £575 £563
Surrey median daily rate £460 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £17.40 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -56.50% +14.29%
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £24.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +83.21% -38.59% -14.44%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Guildford

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Guildford

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Guildford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Grafana
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Redis
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Redis
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Grafana
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Greenplum