Period
to 18 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 83 90
Rank change year-on-year -34 +7 -13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.38% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 2.65% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +15.11% -32.52%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £339
90th Percentile £468 £424 £375
South West median daily rate £488 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +14.71% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 304 189 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.52% 14.72% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 131 121
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £268
90th Percentile £666 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +8.76% +3.44% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £21.00 £50.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.00% +55.04% -16.23%
10th Percentile £17.10 £50.00 £28.03
90th Percentile £47.30 £50.00 £34.68
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £36.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -35.62% -7.59% +20.61%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Wiltshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly 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 August 2019. 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 -13 6 £325 -20.73%
Corsham - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Kafka
4 3 (42.86%) GitHub
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5

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 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) jMock
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Writer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) PowerMock
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) NetIQ
2 1 (14.29%) VMware