Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 75 102
Rank change year-on-year -42 +27 -6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 45 97 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.28% 2.51% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.76% 12.81% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 66 73
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% +23.08%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £323
90th Percentile £486 £488 £490
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £22.50 -
South East 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 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 580 757 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.56% 19.60% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 482 649
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £276
90th Percentile £502 £488 £523
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 31
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%
10th Percentile £19.34 £19.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.06
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.45% +18.16%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -11 8 £425 -1.16%
Hook - 5 - -
Fareham +5 4 £450 - 1
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Southampton +8 1 £350 +4.09% 4
Basingstoke - 1 £310 -
Portsmouth - 1 £375 -
PostgreSQL
South East

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 34 (75.56%) Linux
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 28 (62.22%) Oracle
3 26 (57.78%) Java
4 19 (42.22%) Oracle Database
5 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
7 16 (35.56%) Unix
8 14 (31.11%) Web Services
8 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (31.11%) RESTful
8 14 (31.11%) Puppet
9 13 (28.89%) Liferay
9 13 (28.89%) Ehcache
9 13 (28.89%) JPA
9 13 (28.89%) EJB 3.0
9 13 (28.89%) GlassFish
9 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
9 13 (28.89%) EJB
9 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
9 13 (28.89%) JAXB
9 13 (28.89%) HP
9 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (28.89%) JAX-RS
9 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (24.44%) JBoss
12 9 (20.00%) Apache
12 9 (20.00%) Tomcat

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 13 (28.89%) GlassFish
1 13 (28.89%) Liferay
2 11 (24.44%) JBoss
3 9 (20.00%) Apache
3 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SSL
2 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle Database
2 13 (28.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.33%) Redis
5 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.89%) Big Data
7 2 (4.44%) MySQL
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) JIRA
2 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Python Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) AIX Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.22%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) RESTful
1 14 (31.11%) Web Services
2 13 (28.89%) Ehcache
2 13 (28.89%) EJB
2 13 (28.89%) EJB 3.0
2 13 (28.89%) JAXB
2 13 (28.89%) JAX-RS
2 13 (28.89%) JPA
3 9 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
4 8 (17.78%) JSON
5 4 (8.89%) CSS
5 4 (8.89%) Django
5 4 (8.89%) Java EE
5 4 (8.89%) jQuery
5 4 (8.89%) LESS
5 4 (8.89%) NumPy
5 4 (8.89%) Spring
6 3 (6.67%) JMS
6 3 (6.67%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Unix
3 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) SOA
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.11%) TDD
5 4 (8.89%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (8.89%) Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Data Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) Microservices
6 3 (6.67%) Security Hardening
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) BDD
8 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.22%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 26 (57.78%) Java
3 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.33%) C++
5 5 (11.11%) C
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) Python
7 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) CISSP
3 4 (8.89%) RHCE
3 4 (8.89%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Corosync
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) Ambari
2 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.11%) ZABBIX
3 4 (8.89%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.44%) logstash
5 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.22%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) HP
3 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.78%) VMware
5 6 (13.33%) IBM
5 6 (13.33%) Splunk
6 1 (2.22%) Arqiva
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft