The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 36 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.20% 1.15% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.87% 6.92% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £478 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% +64.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
124 159 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.80% 16.65% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 108 111
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.02 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +25 2 £350 -24.32% 1
Macclesfield +3 2 £600 +20.00%
Daresbury - 2 £350 -
Runcorn - 1 £375 -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 13 (65.00%) Java
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) JIRA
2 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (50.00%) REST
3 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (30.00%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (30.00%) J2EE
5 6 (30.00%) EJB
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Hudson
5 6 (30.00%) Bitbucket
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (25.00%) Data Governance
6 5 (25.00%) HBase
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 5 (25.00%) Node.js
6 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Slack
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (25.00%) HBase
5 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.00%) JasperReports
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (5.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (30.00%) Bitbucket
2 6 (30.00%) Hudson
3 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (15.00%) JUnit
5 3 (15.00%) Mockito
5 3 (15.00%) MyEclipse
6 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Principal Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Principal Data Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Domain Architect
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Principal Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Redshift Developer
7 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) EJB
2 6 (30.00%) EJB 3.0
2 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) JSF
3 5 (25.00%) Node.js
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.00%) Vaadin
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) Java EE
7 1 (5.00%) JPA
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (25.00%) Microservices
4 5 (25.00%) Ontologies
4 5 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (15.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Embarcadero
2 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (5.00%) Talend
2 1 (5.00%) VMware