Period
to 24 July 2017

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 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 74 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +70
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 17 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.44% 1.97% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.50% 7.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £369 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% - -
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +9.38% +7.33% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 309 309 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 26.16% 26.50% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 247 242
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £263
90th Percentile £550 £515 £508
South East median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.00% -6.98%
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £35.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -44.62% +42.00% +21.95%

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
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 24 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
Oxford -10 3 £375 -11.76%
PostgreSQL
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 10 (58.82%) Puppet
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 10 (58.82%) Subversion
3 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
4 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (52.94%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) Apache
4 9 (52.94%) Web Development
4 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
5 8 (47.06%) Yii
5 8 (47.06%) Node.js
5 8 (47.06%) Laravel
5 8 (47.06%) Redis
5 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
5 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
5 8 (47.06%) nginx
5 8 (47.06%) Mercurial
5 8 (47.06%) CouchDB
5 8 (47.06%) Memcached
5 8 (47.06%) Refactoring
5 8 (47.06%) Symfony
5 8 (47.06%) Zend
5 8 (47.06%) Release Management
5 8 (47.06%) MVC

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 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 8 (47.06%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) ArcGIS
3 2 (11.76%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) IPv4
1 2 (11.76%) IPv6
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
4 8 (47.06%) CouchDB
4 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
4 8 (47.06%) Redis
5 2 (11.76%) QGIS
5 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (58.82%) Subversion
3 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
3 8 (47.06%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 7 (41.18%) PHP Zend Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
1 8 (47.06%) LAMP
1 8 (47.06%) LAPP Stack
1 8 (47.06%) Laravel
1 8 (47.06%) LEMP Stack
1 8 (47.06%) Memcached
1 8 (47.06%) Node.js
1 8 (47.06%) Symfony
1 8 (47.06%) Yii
2 2 (11.76%) Google Maps API
2 2 (11.76%) Leaflet
2 2 (11.76%) OpenLayers
3 1 (5.88%) Django
3 1 (5.88%) PostGIS
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) CentOS
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
1 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (52.94%) Web Development
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Refactoring
3 8 (47.06%) Release Management
3 8 (47.06%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
5 1 (5.88%) API Development
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Go
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.88%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (58.82%) Puppet
2 8 (47.06%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Zend
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle