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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 44 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 15 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.58% 2.33% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.45% 9.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Median daily rate £363 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.88 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -36.76% +21.42%  

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 131 132 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.55% 23.61% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 94
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Oxford -6 3 £375 -0.66% 1
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (82.86%) MySQL
2 25 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 21 (60.00%) PHP
4 19 (54.29%) Linux
4 19 (54.29%) Release Management
5 18 (51.43%) Symfony
5 18 (51.43%) MVC
5 18 (51.43%) Laravel
6 17 (48.57%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (48.57%) Puppet
6 17 (48.57%) Subversion
6 17 (48.57%) Configuration Management
7 15 (42.86%) Web Development
7 15 (42.86%) Node.js
7 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 14 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
8 14 (40.00%) OO
9 13 (37.14%) Apache
9 13 (37.14%) Refactoring
9 13 (37.14%) Zend
9 13 (37.14%) LAMP
9 13 (37.14%) Yii
9 13 (37.14%) MongoDB
9 13 (37.14%) nginx
9 13 (37.14%) Mercurial
9 13 (37.14%) CouchDB
9 13 (37.14%) Ansible
9 13 (37.14%) Redis

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 13 (37.14%) Apache
1 13 (37.14%) nginx
2 6 (17.14%) Drupal
2 6 (17.14%) SilverStripe
3 3 (8.57%) ArcGIS
3 3 (8.57%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.86%) Perch
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) IPv4
1 4 (11.43%) IPv6
1 4 (11.43%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (82.86%) MySQL
2 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 13 (37.14%) CouchDB
4 13 (37.14%) MongoDB
4 13 (37.14%) Redis
5 2 (5.71%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (5.71%) QGIS
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (48.57%) Subversion
3 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
3 13 (37.14%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) PHP Developer
3 13 (37.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 13 (37.14%) PHP Zend Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Symfony Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) Laravel
1 18 (51.43%) Symfony
2 15 (42.86%) Node.js
3 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
3 13 (37.14%) LAMP
3 13 (37.14%) LAPP Stack
3 13 (37.14%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (37.14%) Memcached
3 13 (37.14%) Yii
4 6 (17.14%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) XML Schema
4 6 (17.14%) XSLT
5 3 (8.57%) Google Maps API
5 3 (8.57%) OpenLayers
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) CSS3
6 2 (5.71%) Django
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) CentOS
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Release Management
2 18 (51.43%) MVC
3 17 (48.57%) Configuration Management
3 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (42.86%) Web Development
5 14 (40.00%) OO
5 14 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (37.14%) Refactoring
6 13 (37.14%) Web Application Development
7 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
8 6 (17.14%) DevOps
8 6 (17.14%) RDF
8 6 (17.14%) Secure Coding
9 5 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.71%) User Stories
11 2 (5.71%) Wireframes
12 1 (2.86%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) PHP
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Perl
4 6 (17.14%) XPath
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) R
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Go
7 1 (2.86%) Rust
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (48.57%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Zend
2 3 (8.57%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Sun
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