The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Liverpool region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 21 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.74% 3.25% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 10.87% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
37 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.41% 29.87% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 19
Average daily rate £316 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £110 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £438 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 £14.79 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1083.43% +64.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
PostgreSQL
Merseyside

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

PostgreSQL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java