Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 November 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 88 81
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +21
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.72% 0.68% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 4.52% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 24
Reading median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +41.67%
10th Percentile £406 £306 £331
90th Percentile £419 £433 £491
Berkshire median daily rate £456 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +17.74% -8.82% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £9.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £9.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 246 221 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.63% 15.03% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 102 230
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -2.74% +9.67%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £281
90th Percentile £538 £613 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 15
Reading median hourly rate £12.25 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.95% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £9.75 £24.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +57.89% -41.54% -83.35%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Reading

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (55.56%) Talend
2 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Liferay
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (44.44%) JasperReports
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
3 4 (44.44%) French Language
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) OAuth2
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) OAuth
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) Liferay
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (11.11%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) JasperReports
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 4 (44.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Implementation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Implementation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Java EE
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) OAuth
3 2 (22.22%) OAuth2
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Django
4 1 (11.11%) Flask
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Pyramid
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Talend
3 1 (11.11%) Facebook
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter