Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 January 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 86 89
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 55 76 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.58% 2.11% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.80% 12.40% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 78
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +26.98%
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.69 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.51% - -
South East median hourly rate £46.69 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +107.51% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 561 613 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.14% 17.05% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 370 579
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +8.57%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £288
90th Percentile £518 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £416 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.88% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 28
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +97.67%
10th Percentile £16.73 £17.00 £11.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.20 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year +158.62% -34.34% -11.67%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Hampshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Winchester -13 5 £475 +11.76%
Hook - 5 - -
Fareham 0 4 £450 - 1
Portsmouth +4 3 - -
Eastleigh - 2 - - 2
Basingstoke - 1 £310 -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 43 (78.18%) Linux
2 40 (72.73%) SQL
3 39 (70.91%) Oracle
4 35 (63.64%) Java
5 30 (54.55%) Oracle Database
6 26 (47.27%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (47.27%) JAX-RS
6 26 (47.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 26 (47.27%) EJB
6 26 (47.27%) PL/SQL
6 26 (47.27%) Web Services
6 26 (47.27%) JAXB
6 26 (47.27%) HP
6 26 (47.27%) GlassFish
6 26 (47.27%) Unit Testing
6 26 (47.27%) JPA
6 26 (47.27%) EJB 3.0
6 26 (47.27%) Liferay
6 26 (47.27%) RESTful
7 25 (45.45%) Ehcache
8 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.45%) Unix
10 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
11 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
11 10 (18.18%) JBoss
11 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 10 (18.18%) Puppet

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (47.27%) GlassFish
1 26 (47.27%) Liferay
2 10 (18.18%) JBoss
3 7 (12.73%) Apache
3 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) Confluence
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SSL
2 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) SNMP
2 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 26 (47.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.27%) Big Data
4 4 (7.27%) Redis
5 3 (5.45%) GIS
5 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.18%) JIRA
3 7 (12.73%) Selenium
4 6 (10.91%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.45%) Gradle
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Blend
6 3 (5.45%) Subversion
7 2 (3.64%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Unix Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (7.27%) Python Developer
5 3 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.64%) AIX Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.64%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) HTML Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) EJB
1 26 (47.27%) EJB 3.0
1 26 (47.27%) JAXB
1 26 (47.27%) JAX-RS
1 26 (47.27%) JPA
1 26 (47.27%) RESTful
1 26 (47.27%) Web Services
2 25 (45.45%) Ehcache
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
4 7 (12.73%) JSON
4 7 (12.73%) JSP
4 7 (12.73%) Struts
5 5 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (7.27%) CSS
6 4 (7.27%) Django
6 4 (7.27%) jQuery
6 4 (7.27%) LESS
6 4 (7.27%) NumPy
7 3 (5.45%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (5.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.45%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Unix
3 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Unit Testing
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (7.27%) Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) DevOps
5 4 (7.27%) TDD
5 4 (7.27%) Web Development
6 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Security Hardening
6 3 (5.45%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.64%) Microservices
8 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.82%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (1.82%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) SQL
2 35 (63.64%) Java
3 26 (47.27%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.36%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) C
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) Python
7 3 (5.45%) C#
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) CISSP
2 3 (5.45%) RHCE
2 3 (5.45%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Corosync
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) Ambari
2 3 (5.45%) Cobbler
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.64%) logstash
4 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.82%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) Oracle
2 26 (47.27%) HP
3 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.36%) IBM
5 7 (12.73%) VMware
6 6 (10.91%) Splunk
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft