The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 62 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 1.26% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 6.34% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+271.87% -77.14%
PostgreSQL
West Midlands

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
162 142 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.09% 19.94% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 105
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.75 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £20.45 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
4 2 (33.33%) Proofpoint
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) DbUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Mockito
4 2 (33.33%) PowerMock
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) MindAlign
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) IMAP
1 2 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (33.33%) S/MIME
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) DbUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) jMock
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) PowerMock
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Proofpoint
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