Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 July 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)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 143 268
Rank change year-on-year +6 +125 +105
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 809 809 396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.92% 1.78% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.98% 7.66% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 636 284
London median daily rate £513 £475 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.88% -3.06%
10th Percentile £391 £363 £320
90th Percentile £625 £625 £556
England median daily rate £498 £450 £403
% change year-on-year +10.68% +11.80% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
London median hourly rate £47.00 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%

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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10138 10558 11025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.10% 23.28% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7350 7638 7671
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 43 93
London median hourly rate £27.16 £27.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.24% +13.50% -12.68%
10th Percentile £18.20 £16.35 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.75 £99.80 £57.50
England median hourly rate £30.00 £29.94 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.20% +19.76% -13.79%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PostgreSQL in London

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Croydon +8 71 £523 +27.56%
City of London -12 70 £500 - 22
New Malden - 4 - -
Osterley - 3 £500 -
Canary Wharf -5 2 £550 +46.67%
Westminster -11 2 £488 -2.50%
Feltham +9 1 £460 +24.32%
Hounslow - 1 £600 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -
Mayfair - 1 £463 -
Heathrow - 1 £600 -
West End of London - 1 £575 - 6
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 482 (59.58%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (45.36%) Java
3 315 (38.94%) Python
4 292 (36.09%) DevOps
5 279 (34.49%) Docker
6 277 (34.24%) Linux
7 267 (33.00%) TDD
8 250 (30.90%) Amazon AWS
9 237 (29.30%) MySQL
10 235 (29.05%) Security Cleared
11 229 (28.31%) Git (software)
12 224 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
12 224 (27.69%) Microservices
13 208 (25.71%) Ansible
13 208 (25.71%) SC Cleared
14 202 (24.97%) MongoDB
15 199 (24.60%) Puppet
16 186 (22.99%) Jenkins
17 162 (20.02%) SQL
18 160 (19.78%) BDD
19 155 (19.16%) Scrum
20 150 (18.54%) Kubernetes
21 144 (17.80%) Oracle
22 139 (17.18%) Spring
22 139 (17.18%) REST
23 131 (16.19%) Node.js
24 128 (15.82%) Ruby
25 126 (15.57%) NoSQL
26 123 (15.20%) Hadoop
26 123 (15.20%) JIRA

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 88 (10.88%) Apache
1 88 (10.88%) Confluence
2 82 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 79 (9.77%) Elasticsearch
4 72 (8.90%) OpenStack
5 68 (8.41%) nginx
6 66 (8.16%) Apache Spark
7 33 (4.08%) WebSphere
8 31 (3.83%) WebLogic
9 28 (3.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 27 (3.34%) Apache Solr
11 14 (1.73%) JBoss
12 6 (0.74%) Facebook Platform
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.74%) SAS
13 3 (0.37%) CMS
13 3 (0.37%) Jetty
13 3 (0.37%) WildFly
14 2 (0.25%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.36%) HipChat
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 250 (30.90%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (5.93%) GitHub
4 44 (5.44%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (3.58%) PaaS
6 21 (2.60%) Amazon ELB
7 20 (2.47%) Amazon S3
7 20 (2.47%) SaaS
8 18 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (1.73%) Datadog
11 11 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (1.24%) Slack
13 8 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.87%) Heroku
15 6 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
17 3 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
17 3 (0.37%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 97 (11.99%) HTTP
2 72 (8.90%) TCP/IP
3 63 (7.79%) Firewall
4 61 (7.54%) SSL
5 51 (6.30%) DNS
6 31 (3.83%) Internet
7 29 (3.58%) Kerberos
8 23 (2.84%) VPN
9 21 (2.60%) OpenLDAP
10 16 (1.98%) HTTPS
11 12 (1.48%) SSH
12 11 (1.36%) OpenVPN
13 9 (1.11%) LDAP
14 8 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
14 8 (0.99%) SNMP
15 7 (0.87%) BIG-IP
15 7 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 6 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 4 (0.49%) Multicast
18 3 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (29.30%) MySQL
2 202 (24.97%) MongoDB
3 126 (15.57%) NoSQL
4 123 (15.20%) Hadoop
5 100 (12.36%) Relational Database
6 83 (10.26%) Big Data
7 75 (9.27%) RDBMS
8 64 (7.91%) HBase
9 61 (7.54%) Redis
10 53 (6.55%) SQL Server
11 34 (4.20%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (3.58%) Oracle Database
13 23 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (2.35%) Apache Hive
16 13 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 6 (0.74%) Neo4j
18 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 229 (28.31%) Git (software)
2 186 (22.99%) Jenkins
3 123 (15.20%) JIRA
4 69 (8.53%) Cucumber
5 52 (6.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 50 (6.18%) Maven
7 45 (5.56%) IntelliJ
8 43 (5.32%) JUnit
9 36 (4.45%) Bitbucket
10 35 (4.33%) Artifactory
11 33 (4.08%) GitLab
12 31 (3.83%) MSTest
12 31 (3.83%) NUnit
13 20 (2.47%) SonarQube
14 19 (2.35%) Ant
15 14 (1.73%) Mockito
16 13 (1.61%) Liquibase
16 13 (1.61%) Subversion
17 12 (1.48%) WebDriver
18 11 (1.36%) Vagrant
General
1 119 (14.71%) Finance
2 52 (6.43%) Marketing
3 45 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 43 (5.32%) Electronics
4 43 (5.32%) Manufacturing
5 41 (5.07%) Retail
6 28 (3.46%) Banking
7 5 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.62%) Legal
8 4 (0.49%) Advertising
8 4 (0.49%) Billing
9 3 (0.37%) Back Office
10 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.12%) Games
11 1 (0.12%) Local Government
11 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 410 (50.68%) Developer
2 158 (19.53%) Java Developer
3 133 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 102 (12.61%) Python Developer
5 74 (9.15%) Senior Developer
6 69 (8.53%) Architect
7 39 (4.82%) Data Engineer
8 35 (4.33%) AWS Engineer
8 35 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 34 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
10 31 (3.83%) Scala Developer
11 27 (3.34%) AWS DevOps
12 26 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
13 25 (3.09%) Big Data Engineer
13 25 (3.09%) Web Developer
14 24 (2.97%) Agile Developer
14 24 (2.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 24 (2.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 24 (2.97%) Node.js Developer
15 23 (2.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (17.18%) REST
1 139 (17.18%) Spring
2 131 (16.19%) Node.js
3 97 (11.99%) RESTful
4 79 (9.77%) Django
5 78 (9.64%) Kafka
6 73 (9.02%) Elastic Stack
6 73 (9.02%) Spring Boot
7 71 (8.78%) CSS
8 69 (8.53%) HTML
9 57 (7.05%) Web Services
10 56 (6.92%) JSON
11 55 (6.80%) Flask
12 52 (6.43%) Apache Camel
13 46 (5.69%) AngularJS
14 41 (5.07%) Hibernate
15 36 (4.45%) .NET
15 36 (4.45%) HTML5
15 36 (4.45%) J2EE
15 36 (4.45%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.70%) Algorithms
2 31 (3.83%) Data Structures
3 27 (3.34%) Computer Science
3 27 (3.34%) User Experience
4 25 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
5 21 (2.60%) Fintech
5 21 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.85%) PKI
7 13 (1.61%) Clustering
8 11 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.11%) Data Centre
10 8 (0.99%) Derivative
10 8 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (0.62%) BYOD
13 5 (0.62%) Credit Derivative
13 5 (0.62%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.62%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 277 (34.24%) Linux
2 71 (8.78%) Unix
3 36 (4.45%) CentOS
4 31 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (3.58%) Windows
6 25 (3.09%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.61%) Android
8 12 (1.48%) Windows Server
9 11 (1.36%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.24%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.49%) Debian
11 4 (0.49%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.37%) Solaris
13 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.12%) RancherOS
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (59.58%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (36.09%) DevOps
3 267 (33.00%) TDD
4 224 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
4 224 (27.69%) Microservices
5 160 (19.78%) BDD
6 155 (19.16%) Scrum
7 120 (14.83%) Open Source
8 118 (14.59%) Configuration Management
9 93 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 92 (11.37%) Test Automation
11 76 (9.39%) Business Intelligence
12 74 (9.15%) OO
13 65 (8.03%) Load Balancing
14 56 (6.92%) Continuous Deployment
15 49 (6.06%) Data Modelling
15 49 (6.06%) Web Development
16 47 (5.81%) Digital Marketing
16 47 (5.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 47 (5.81%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 367 (45.36%) Java
2 315 (38.94%) Python
3 162 (20.02%) SQL
4 128 (15.82%) Ruby
5 104 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 91 (11.25%) Bash Shell
7 73 (9.02%) Scala
8 54 (6.67%) Go
9 41 (5.07%) Perl
10 36 (4.45%) C#
11 30 (3.71%) Groovy
12 17 (2.10%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.73%) C++
13 14 (1.73%) PHP
14 10 (1.24%) R
15 9 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.74%) AWK
17 6 (0.74%) SAS Macro
17 6 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 235 (29.05%) Security Cleared
2 208 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 29 (3.58%) Degree
4 22 (2.72%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.49%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.37%) CHECK Team Member
9 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.37%) RHCE
10 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.25%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.25%) PhD
11 1 (0.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.12%) Brainbench
11 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.85%) QA
2 14 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.37%) MiFID
3 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.25%) AS 2805
4 2 (0.25%) GCP
4 2 (0.25%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 279 (34.49%) Docker
2 35 (4.33%) HDFS
3 33 (4.08%) vCloud
4 30 (3.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 20 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (1.73%) Squid
8 12 (1.48%) Postfix
9 7 (0.87%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.74%) Corosync
10 6 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.49%) etcd
11 4 (0.49%) flannel
11 4 (0.49%) Samba
11 4 (0.49%) Snort
11 4 (0.49%) Xen
12 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
12 2 (0.25%) OpenAM
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 208 (25.71%) Ansible
2 199 (24.60%) Puppet
3 150 (18.54%) Kubernetes
4 108 (13.35%) Terraform
5 92 (11.37%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (7.42%) logstash
7 54 (6.67%) Kibana
8 44 (5.44%) HAProxy
9 36 (4.45%) ZABBIX
10 24 (2.97%) Salt
11 20 (2.47%) Grafana
11 20 (2.47%) Packer
12 17 (2.10%) Consul
12 17 (2.10%) Docker Swarm
13 16 (1.98%) Rancher
14 14 (1.73%) Rsyslog
15 13 (1.61%) Sysdig
16 11 (1.36%) Nagios
17 8 (0.99%) yum
18 7 (0.87%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 144 (17.80%) Oracle
2 66 (8.16%) VMware
3 44 (5.44%) SAP
4 29 (3.58%) Atlassian
5 19 (2.35%) Red Hat
5 19 (2.35%) Sonatype
6 18 (2.22%) Microsoft
7 17 (2.10%) TIBCO
8 16 (1.98%) SaltStack
9 15 (1.85%) Greenplum
10 13 (1.61%) Hortonworks
11 11 (1.36%) Apple
12 8 (0.99%) IBM
13 7 (0.87%) Cisco
13 7 (0.87%) F5
13 7 (0.87%) Facebook
13 7 (0.87%) Google
14 6 (0.74%) AlienVault
14 6 (0.74%) Tableau
14 6 (0.74%) Twitter
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