Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 91 95
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 49 72 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.31% 1.97% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.03% 10.99% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 72
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.48% +14.23%
South East median daily rate £485 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +21.25% +6.67% +9.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.69 £19.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.98% -54.41% +6.25%
South East median hourly rate £46.69 £19.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year +140.98% -54.41% +6.25%

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 697 655 827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.58% 17.88% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 393 527
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £310 £281 £278
90th Percentile £528 £500 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 26
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% +61.90%
10th Percentile £19.25 £14.60 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.85 £46.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £25.97
% change year-on-year +162.50% -38.39% -13.43%

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 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 23 April 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
Farnborough -4 10 £425 +6.25% 3
Portsmouth +9 7 - - 1
Winchester -24 2 £450 +2.86%
Romsey - 2 £400 -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 38 (77.55%) Java
2 38 (77.55%) Oracle
3 37 (75.51%) Oracle Database
4 36 (73.47%) Linux
5 35 (71.43%) EJB
5 35 (71.43%) PL/SQL
5 35 (71.43%) Web Services
5 35 (71.43%) JAXB
5 35 (71.43%) HP
5 35 (71.43%) HP ALM
5 35 (71.43%) JAX-RS
5 35 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 35 (71.43%) GlassFish
5 35 (71.43%) Unit Testing
5 35 (71.43%) JPA
5 35 (71.43%) EJB 3.0
5 35 (71.43%) Liferay
5 35 (71.43%) RESTful
6 33 (67.35%) Ehcache
7 27 (55.10%) Test Automation
8 23 (46.94%) Jenkins
9 22 (44.90%) Selenium
9 22 (44.90%) Struts
9 22 (44.90%) JSP
10 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
10 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.29%) GIS
11 7 (14.29%) C#

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 35 (71.43%) GlassFish
1 35 (71.43%) Liferay
2 3 (6.12%) Confluence
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (75.51%) Oracle Database
2 35 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (14.29%) GIS
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) Redis
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Jenkins
2 22 (44.90%) Selenium
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (8.16%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.16%) JIRA
5 3 (6.12%) Gradle
5 3 (6.12%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 37 (75.51%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) JSP Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.04%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) EJB
1 35 (71.43%) EJB 3.0
1 35 (71.43%) JAXB
1 35 (71.43%) JAX-RS
1 35 (71.43%) JPA
1 35 (71.43%) RESTful
1 35 (71.43%) Web Services
2 33 (67.35%) Ehcache
3 22 (44.90%) JSP
3 22 (44.90%) Struts
4 7 (14.29%) WPF
5 6 (12.24%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (6.12%) J2EE
6 3 (6.12%) Spring
7 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.08%) Java SE
7 2 (4.08%) Node.js
7 2 (4.08%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 27 (55.10%) Test Automation
3 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
4 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) BDD
7 2 (4.08%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.08%) SOA
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.04%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 38 (77.55%) Java
3 35 (71.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.29%) C#
4 7 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (10.20%) Java 8
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) RHCE
2 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Corosync
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 35 (71.43%) HP ALM
2 2 (4.08%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Ambari
3 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) Pacemaker
3 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Oracle
2 35 (71.43%) HP
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Splunk