Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 69 89
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20 -7
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.24% 1.52% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 9.01% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £348 £506 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.36% +67.36% -13.57%
10th Percentile £339 £406 £265
90th Percentile £377 £588 £341
South West median daily rate £358 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -18.75% +3.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £34.00
South West median hourly rate - - £43.43

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 214 222 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.31% 16.87% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 155 179
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £275
90th Percentile £575 £529 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £26.25 - £22.50
90th Percentile £34.03 - £33.85
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +29.63% -18.80% +11.76%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Wiltshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Wiltshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Swindon -11 3 £348 -30.50%
PostgreSQL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (33.33%) Route 53
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) CoreOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) GlusterFS
2 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) OSSEC
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) New Relic
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat