The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 64 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-61.33% +3.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
142 149 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.56% 22.75% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 107 89
Average daily rate £363 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.86% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Birmingham region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PostgreSQL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Proofpoint
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Proofpoint