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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 66 89
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 21 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.17% 2.54% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.36% 11.72% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 23
Median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +4.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £276 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £29.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year +45.29% -12.68%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 392 435 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 21.88% 21.64% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 297 286
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +130.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -2 5 £425 -1.16%
Southampton +1 3 £350 +6.06%
Eastleigh +1 2 - -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 45 (80.36%) Linux
2 42 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 39 (69.64%) Red Hat
4 36 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (62.50%) SC Cleared
6 33 (58.93%) JBoss
7 32 (57.14%) Java
8 31 (55.36%) SQL
9 25 (44.64%) Unix
10 21 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
11 20 (35.71%) RHCE
12 19 (33.93%) Puppet
12 19 (33.93%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
14 17 (30.36%) RDBMS
14 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
15 15 (26.79%) RHCSA
15 15 (26.79%) Redis
15 15 (26.79%) Apache
16 14 (25.00%) Windows
16 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 14 (25.00%) CISSP
16 14 (25.00%) Java EE
17 13 (23.21%) VMware
17 13 (23.21%) Oracle
18 12 (21.43%) Smart Meter
18 12 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development

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 (58.93%) JBoss
2 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
3 15 (26.79%) Apache
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.57%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.79%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Wireshark
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) RDBMS
1 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
2 15 (26.79%) Redis
3 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.93%) MySQL
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) GIS
7 2 (3.57%) QGIS
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (14.29%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) JIRA
3 4 (7.14%) Artifactory
3 4 (7.14%) Checkstyle
3 4 (7.14%) FindBugs
3 4 (7.14%) Gradle
3 4 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (3.57%) Local Government
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 11 (19.64%) DBA
3 10 (17.86%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (10.71%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
8 3 (5.36%) CISSP Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Java Middleware Developer
8 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Unix Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
2 14 (25.00%) Java EE
3 9 (16.07%) Spring
4 8 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 8 (14.29%) Web Services
5 6 (10.71%) Middleware
6 5 (8.93%) JAAS
6 5 (8.93%) JMS
6 5 (8.93%) JMX
6 5 (8.93%) JNDI
6 5 (8.93%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (7.14%) CGI
7 4 (7.14%) J2EE
7 4 (7.14%) OSGi
7 4 (7.14%) REST
7 4 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (5.36%) JSON
8 3 (5.36%) Kafka
8 3 (5.36%) RESTful
8 3 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Smart Meter
2 7 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) HACMP
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Linux
2 36 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (44.64%) Unix
4 14 (25.00%) Windows
5 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.93%) AIX
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (19.64%) Patch Management
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
3 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (8.93%) Capacity Management
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps
5 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.93%) Microservices
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.36%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Service Design
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 8 (14.29%) Perl
4 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) RHCE
4 15 (26.79%) RHCSA
5 14 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.14%) vSphere
4 3 (5.36%) Docker
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (33.93%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (33.93%) Puppet
2 8 (14.29%) Cobbler
3 5 (8.93%) Data Guard
3 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 13 (23.21%) VMware
4 11 (19.64%) Splunk
5 9 (16.07%) Arqiva
6 5 (8.93%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) ESRI
7 1 (1.79%) Mapinfo