Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 118 118
Rank change year-on-year +19 0 -13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 46 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.67% 0.57% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.03% 2.82% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 8 14
Surrey median daily rate £500 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.15% +3.85% +1.96%
10th Percentile £463 £259 £265
90th Percentile £579 £423 £423
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £11.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 654 461 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.72% 20.05% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 305 406
Surrey median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £331 £290 £275
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £24.56 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.21% -38.59% -14.44%
10th Percentile £14.25 £15.03 £32.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.00 £46.37
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year +48.15% +2.46% +12.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Surrey

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Guildford +1 7 £468 - 1
Leatherhead -5 1 £450 +56.52%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £572 -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (71.74%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (67.39%) Ansible
4 29 (63.04%) Puppet
5 27 (58.70%) Java
5 27 (58.70%) Git (software)
6 26 (56.52%) DevOps
7 25 (54.35%) Relational Database
8 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
8 22 (47.83%) MongoDB
8 22 (47.83%) Redis
8 22 (47.83%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (47.83%) Test Automation
8 22 (47.83%) Subversion
8 22 (47.83%) Linux
9 20 (43.48%) Red Hat
9 20 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (43.48%) Docker
10 14 (30.43%) Finance
11 13 (28.26%) MySQL
12 12 (26.09%) Oracle
12 12 (26.09%) OO
13 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
14 10 (21.74%) TDD
15 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (19.57%) OpenStack
16 8 (17.39%) Python
17 6 (13.04%) WebLogic

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (19.57%) OpenStack
2 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Network Security
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) Relational Database
2 22 (47.83%) MongoDB
2 22 (47.83%) Redis
3 13 (28.26%) MySQL
4 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (58.70%) Git (software)
2 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 22 (47.83%) Sonatype Nexus
2 22 (47.83%) Subversion
3 6 (13.04%) MSTest
3 6 (13.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) RSpec
4 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) DBA
5 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
1 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (6.52%) Laravel
3 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (4.35%) HTML5
3 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) JSON
3 2 (4.35%) Sensu
3 2 (4.35%) WebGL
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) CakePHP
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 20 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) DevOps
3 22 (47.83%) Test Automation
4 12 (26.09%) OO
5 10 (21.74%) TDD
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (6.52%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) BDD
9 2 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.35%) Creative Thinking
9 2 (4.35%) MapReduce
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
10 1 (2.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Java
2 8 (17.39%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) Ruby
4 4 (8.70%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) PHP 7
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (71.74%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (67.39%) Ansible
3 29 (63.04%) Puppet
4 2 (4.35%) Ganglia
4 2 (4.35%) Grafana
4 2 (4.35%) Graphite
4 2 (4.35%) Nagios
4 2 (4.35%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Mapbox
4 1 (2.17%) Greenplum