Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 57 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +44
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.48% 1.70% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
Oxford median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £369 £380 -
% change year-on-year -2.96% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 156 160 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 25.16% 27.16% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 128 140
Oxford median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £505
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Oxford median hourly rate - £11.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.33% +20.00%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £11.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -56.00% -6.98%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Oxford

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IPv4
1 2 (66.67%) IPv6
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle