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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 65 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.81% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.66% 0.83% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £650 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £650 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-67.16% +131.03%
PostgreSQL
North West

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
209 240 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.70% 24.74% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 156 98
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £20.78 £33.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.03% +112.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -8.33%

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 30 June 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 11 £570 -12.30%
Chester - 2 £450 -
Macclesfield - 1 £488 -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 28 (77.78%) MySQL
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) Java
3 25 (69.44%) SOA
4 23 (63.89%) Linux
5 20 (55.56%) Oracle
6 17 (47.22%) Apache
7 15 (41.67%) Middleware
7 15 (41.67%) Tomcat
7 15 (41.67%) ETL
7 15 (41.67%) HTTP
7 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (41.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 15 (41.67%) Talend
8 13 (36.11%) REST
8 13 (36.11%) High Availability
8 13 (36.11%) CSS3
8 13 (36.11%) HTML5
8 13 (36.11%) Apache Camel
8 13 (36.11%) JSON
8 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (36.11%) Banking
8 13 (36.11%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (36.11%) C
8 13 (36.11%) C++
8 13 (36.11%) HTML
8 13 (36.11%) J2EE
8 13 (36.11%) CSS
8 13 (36.11%) JDBC

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 17 (47.22%) Apache
2 15 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 13 (36.11%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) SAP MDM
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (30.56%) Amazon Kinesis
2 11 (30.56%) Amazon S3
2 11 (30.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (19.44%) Veeva
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (30.56%) Star Schema
3 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (30.56%) ERwin
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (36.11%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 11 (30.56%) ETL Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior ETL Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 7 (19.44%) Digital Architect
6 6 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
7 5 (13.89%) Talend Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Java Architect
8 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Web Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Database Developer
10 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (5.56%) MySQL DBA
10 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Senior Database Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Middleware
2 13 (36.11%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (36.11%) Apache Camel
2 13 (36.11%) CSS
2 13 (36.11%) CSS3
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) HTML5
2 13 (36.11%) J2EE
2 13 (36.11%) JDBC
2 13 (36.11%) JSON
2 13 (36.11%) REST
2 13 (36.11%) SOAP
2 13 (36.11%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) SOA
3 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (41.67%) ETL
4 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
4 13 (36.11%) E-business
4 13 (36.11%) High Availability
5 12 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 9 (25.00%) Open Source
8 7 (19.44%) DRM
9 6 (16.67%) Validation
10 5 (13.89%) Microservices
11 4 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.11%) Prototyping
11 4 (11.11%) SDLC
12 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) C
3 13 (36.11%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) AWK
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) R
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) logstash
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 15 (41.67%) Talend
3 13 (36.11%) IBM
4 9 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (19.44%) Concur
5 7 (19.44%) Infor
5 7 (19.44%) SAP
6 4 (11.11%) Vertica
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) MuleSoft
7 2 (5.56%) Tableau
7 2 (5.56%) WSO2