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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 7 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 1.29% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.17% 5.53% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 10
Median daily rate £408 £443 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.90% +36.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £347 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £660 £550
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
322 452 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.10% 23.26% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 277 227
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
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 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 19 January 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 19 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
Oldham - 1 £300 -
Salford - 1 £365 -
PostgreSQL
North West

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 27 (69.23%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) MySQL
3 22 (56.41%) MongoDB
4 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
7 14 (35.90%) Linux
7 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
8 13 (33.33%) Spring
9 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 11 (28.21%) Puppet
11 10 (25.64%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (25.64%) Node.js
12 9 (23.08%) Redis
12 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
12 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
12 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
13 8 (20.51%) Scrum
13 8 (20.51%) PHP
13 8 (20.51%) SQL
13 8 (20.51%) Open Source
14 7 (17.95%) REST
14 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
14 7 (17.95%) MVC
14 7 (17.95%) TDD
15 6 (15.38%) Finance
15 6 (15.38%) JUnit
15 6 (15.38%) BDD

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 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 4 (10.26%) Jetty
3 4 (10.26%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.56%) Drupal
5 1 (2.56%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Slack
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) AMQP
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) MySQL
2 22 (56.41%) MongoDB
3 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 10 (25.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (23.08%) Redis
5 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.26%) Couchbase
7 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
8 2 (5.13%) Big Data
9 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
2 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) JUnit
3 6 (15.38%) TestNG
4 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
4 5 (12.82%) Jasmine
4 5 (12.82%) JIRA
4 5 (12.82%) Subversion
5 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.26%) Selenium
6 2 (5.13%) Gradle
6 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.56%) JMeter
7 1 (2.56%) jMock
7 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Digital Developer
7 4 (10.26%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.56%) Data Migration Developer
10 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) Spring
2 10 (25.64%) Node.js
3 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 7 (17.95%) REST
5 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 6 (15.38%) JSON
6 5 (12.82%) XML
7 4 (10.26%) JAX-RS
7 4 (10.26%) JMS
7 4 (10.26%) Spring Security
7 4 (10.26%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) JDBC
8 3 (7.69%) SOAP
8 3 (7.69%) Symfony
9 2 (5.13%) J2EE
9 2 (5.13%) RESTful
10 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
10 1 (2.56%) Django
10 1 (2.56%) Grails
10 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) CAN bus
2 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.51%) Open Source
3 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) MVC
4 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 6 (15.38%) BDD
5 6 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.26%) Prototyping
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps
7 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) Microservices
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) Change Control
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.13%) Ganglia
3 2 (5.13%) Nagios
3 2 (5.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Facebook
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.56%) Zend