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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 55 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.54% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £295 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.81% -12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.79% +68.33%
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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
118 118 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.44% 21.69% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 68 65
Average daily rate £375 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau