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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.22% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 1.63% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £600 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

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
114 123 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.17% 13.84% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 88 83
Median daily rate £403 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £194 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £455 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend 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 17 January 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
Macclesfield - 2 £600 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 9 (69.23%) Open Source
1 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 6 (46.15%) Data Management
4 5 (38.46%) Taxonomies
4 5 (38.46%) Ontologies
4 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
4 5 (38.46%) Data Governance
4 5 (38.46%) HBase
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Hive
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (38.46%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (30.77%) Microservices
5 4 (30.77%) Data Acquisition
5 4 (30.77%) Slack
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) REST
5 4 (30.77%) Confluence
5 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA

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 (30.77%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Slack
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Hive
3 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 5 (38.46%) HBase
4 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
6 1 (7.69%) MS Access
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Principal Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Principal Data Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Domain Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Principal Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
1 4 (30.77%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JSF
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) PostGIS
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Vaadin
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Ontologies
1 5 (38.46%) Taxonomies
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Governance
3 5 (38.46%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (38.46%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) SFIA
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Embarcadero
1 1 (7.69%) ESRI
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
1 1 (7.69%) Talend
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
Runcorn, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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