Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 116 83
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33 +14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 77 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.02% 1.33% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.95% 8.39% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 57
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £440 £365 £315
90th Percentile £538 £483 £488
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.13 - £22.50
10th Percentile £30.66 - £18.75
90th Percentile £46.33 - £26.25
South East median hourly rate £34.38 - £22.50

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 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 969 560 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 25.39% 15.79% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 326 433
Hampshire median daily rate £456 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £320 £246 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 22
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £20.10 £16.90 £18.80
90th Percentile £60.14 £47.50 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £18.53
% change year-on-year -22.22% +142.88% -28.66%

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 16 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 December 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
Basingstoke +30 33 £525 +69.35% 1
Fareham +17 29 £500 +11.11%
Winchester -6 4 £385 -9.41%
Eastleigh +1 3 £525 -
Southampton - 1 - - 2
Farnborough - 1 £375 - 4
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 58 (75.32%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (67.53%) Ansible
3 51 (66.23%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (66.23%) Puppet
4 50 (64.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (51.95%) TDD
5 40 (51.95%) Java
6 36 (46.75%) Oracle
7 35 (45.45%) MySQL
7 35 (45.45%) OO
8 34 (44.16%) NoSQL
9 33 (42.86%) Tomcat
10 32 (41.56%) WebLogic
10 32 (41.56%) NUnit
10 32 (41.56%) Migration
10 32 (41.56%) MSTest
10 32 (41.56%) OpenStack
10 32 (41.56%) WebSphere
10 32 (41.56%) Opscode Chef
11 26 (33.77%) Linux
12 24 (31.17%) DevOps
13 23 (29.87%) High Availability
14 22 (28.57%) SC Cleared
14 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
15 21 (27.27%) Windows
16 20 (25.97%) Jenkins
17 19 (24.68%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (24.68%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (24.68%) Scrum

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 33 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 32 (41.56%) OpenStack
2 32 (41.56%) WebLogic
2 32 (41.56%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.69%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) JBoss
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (1.30%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 58 (75.32%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (64.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (24.68%) GitHub
4 18 (23.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.90%) npm
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) AMQP
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) MySQL
2 34 (44.16%) NoSQL
3 19 (24.68%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (16.88%) Redis
5 5 (6.49%) MariaDB
6 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Cloudant
8 1 (1.30%) DB2
8 1 (1.30%) HBase
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (41.56%) MSTest
1 32 (41.56%) NUnit
2 20 (25.97%) Jenkins
3 19 (24.68%) Selenium
3 19 (24.68%) Subversion
4 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
5 13 (16.88%) JIRA
6 6 (7.79%) webpack
7 5 (6.49%) JUnit
8 4 (5.19%) GitLab
9 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.30%) AppVeyor
11 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.30%) Babel
11 1 (1.30%) git-flow
11 1 (1.30%) Protractor
General
1 4 (5.19%) Advertising
1 4 (5.19%) Games
1 4 (5.19%) Publishing
2 2 (2.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (66.23%) Developer
2 31 (40.26%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (6.49%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (5.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (5.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (3.90%) Java Development Team Leader
7 3 (3.90%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Backend Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) CSS
1 14 (18.18%) HTML
2 12 (15.58%) Kafka
3 11 (14.29%) Node.js
4 7 (9.09%) React
4 7 (9.09%) RESTful
5 6 (7.79%) gRPC
6 5 (6.49%) HTML5
6 5 (6.49%) J2SE
6 5 (6.49%) Java RMI
6 5 (6.49%) Web Services
7 3 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.90%) Angular 2
7 3 (3.90%) Apache Axis
7 3 (3.90%) J2EE
7 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.90%) Redux
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.90%) Spring Boot
7 3 (3.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 21 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (66.23%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (51.95%) TDD
4 35 (45.45%) OO
5 32 (41.56%) Migration
6 24 (31.17%) DevOps
7 23 (29.87%) High Availability
8 19 (24.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (24.68%) Release Management
8 19 (24.68%) Scrum
9 18 (23.38%) Auto-Scaling
9 18 (23.38%) Configuration Management
9 18 (23.38%) Kanban
9 18 (23.38%) Software Delivery
10 17 (22.08%) Microservices
11 10 (12.99%) Test Automation
12 9 (11.69%) ITIL
13 8 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (7.79%) Front End Development
15 4 (5.19%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) Java
2 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.79%) TypeScript
4 5 (6.49%) SQL
5 4 (5.19%) Go
6 3 (3.90%) Java 8
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.60%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) Korn
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 52 (67.53%) Ansible
2 51 (66.23%) Puppet
3 32 (41.56%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (23.38%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.60%) Terraform
6 1 (1.30%) Ambari
6 1 (1.30%) Grafana
6 1 (1.30%) Graylog
6 1 (1.30%) Packer
6 1 (1.30%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Oracle
2 19 (24.68%) Atlassian
3 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.69%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.60%) Remedy
5 2 (2.60%) Splunk
6 1 (1.30%) Software AG