The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West / Manchester
Rank 77 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 15 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.12% 1.02% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.45% 4.97% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Median daily rate £513 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +69.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £406 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £690 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £378
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +12.58%
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
337 362 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.06% 20.44% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 214 232
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.30 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 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
Salford - 1 £365 -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 22 (53.66%) Java
1 22 (53.66%) MySQL
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) MongoDB
4 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
6 15 (36.59%) Linux
6 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
7 11 (26.83%) Scrum
7 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.83%) Puppet
7 11 (26.83%) NoSQL
8 10 (24.39%) Node.js
8 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
9 9 (21.95%) SQL
9 9 (21.95%) Spring
9 9 (21.95%) Open Source
10 8 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (19.51%) Redis
10 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
11 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 7 (17.07%) JSON
11 7 (17.07%) PHP
11 7 (17.07%) Kanban
12 6 (14.63%) Django
12 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
12 6 (14.63%) BDD
12 6 (14.63%) JIRA
12 6 (14.63%) Hibernate

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (9.76%) Confluence
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.88%) Jetty
2 2 (4.88%) nginx
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (2.44%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Slack
3 2 (4.88%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) AMQP
3 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.44%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) MySQL
2 20 (48.78%) MongoDB
3 11 (26.83%) NoSQL
4 8 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (19.51%) Redis
4 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.76%) Couchbase
6 2 (4.88%) Big Data
6 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
2 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
3 6 (14.63%) JIRA
3 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 5 (12.20%) Jasmine
4 5 (12.20%) JUnit
5 4 (9.76%) Selenium
5 4 (9.76%) TestNG
6 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.88%) Gradle
7 2 (4.88%) Mocha
8 1 (2.44%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Digital Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Django Developer
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Database Developer
7 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Node.js
2 9 (21.95%) Spring
3 7 (17.07%) JSON
4 6 (14.63%) Django
4 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.20%) REST
6 3 (7.32%) Spring Security
6 3 (7.32%) Symfony
7 2 (4.88%) JAX-RS
7 2 (4.88%) JMS
7 2 (4.88%) jQuery
7 2 (4.88%) Web Services
7 2 (4.88%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) CSS
8 1 (2.44%) Express
8 1 (2.44%) Google Maps API
8 1 (2.44%) HTML
8 1 (2.44%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Scrum
2 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.95%) Open Source
4 7 (17.07%) Kanban
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 6 (14.63%) BDD
6 5 (12.20%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) MVC
6 5 (12.20%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.32%) Web Development
9 2 (4.88%) Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Change Control
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL
9 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.88%) Perl
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) KVM
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Ansible
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) Ganglia
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) Salt
4 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) SaltStack
3 2 (4.88%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Facebook
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) Zend