Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 January 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 62 91
Rank change year-on-year -33 +29 -19
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 10 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.82% 3.43% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 12.07% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.75% -17.19%
10th Percentile £308 £312 £278
90th Percentile £465 £478 £379
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.69 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +107.51% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 258 348 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.10% 28.38% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 261 246
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.62% +22.22%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year +158.62% -34.34% -11.67%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Oxfordshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Oxfordshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Oxfordshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Oxford -14 8 £400 +6.67% 9
Abingdon +4 2 £381 -15.28% 4
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (20.00%) Jupyter
6 2 (20.00%) TensorFlow
6 2 (20.00%) Pandas
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) React
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) Twilio
7 1 (10.00%) Android Development
7 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Firebase
2 1 (10.00%) Heroku
2 1 (10.00%) Twilio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) QGIS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Spatial Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) Pandas
2 2 (20.00%) React
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (20.00%) TensorFlow
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Catalyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBIx::Class
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) LESS
3 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Moose
3 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (10.00%) Sass
3 1 (10.00%) Sinatra
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Active Record
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Android Development
1 1 (10.00%) High Availability
1 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (10.00%) SOA
1 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Google