The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / North West
Rank 117 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 14 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 1.13% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 5.58% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 14
Median daily rate £450 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +28.88%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
623 771 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.95% 20.31% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 502 455
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 18
Median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.20 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.04 £67.00
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 the North West

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester -6 7 £408 -6.32% 12
Cheshire +29 5 £475 +2.70% 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 38 (62.30%) Java
2 36 (59.02%) MySQL
2 36 (59.02%) MongoDB
3 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (47.54%) JavaScript
5 21 (34.43%) Open Source
6 20 (32.79%) NoSQL
6 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
7 19 (31.15%) Node.js
8 18 (29.51%) Spring
8 18 (29.51%) SQL
8 18 (29.51%) Linux
9 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
9 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
10 14 (22.95%) Scrum
11 13 (21.31%) TDD
11 13 (21.31%) REST
12 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
12 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
13 11 (18.03%) JIRA
13 11 (18.03%) Red Hat
13 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (18.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (18.03%) BDD
13 11 (18.03%) Puppet
14 10 (16.39%) Confluence
14 10 (16.39%) Hadoop
14 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (16.39%) Microservices
14 10 (16.39%) Data Warehouse

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (16.39%) Confluence
1 10 (16.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.84%) Apache
2 6 (9.84%) nginx
3 5 (8.20%) Jetty
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.64%) Drupal
5 1 (1.64%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.64%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.64%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Slack
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) AMQP
2 4 (6.56%) Firewall
3 3 (4.92%) HTTP
3 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.64%) DMZ
4 1 (1.64%) NFC
4 1 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (59.02%) MongoDB
1 36 (59.02%) MySQL
2 20 (32.79%) NoSQL
3 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
4 11 (18.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (16.39%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (16.39%) Hadoop
6 9 (14.75%) Redis
7 7 (11.48%) Apache Hive
7 7 (11.48%) HBase
8 4 (6.56%) Couchbase
9 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.28%) Big Data
10 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
11 1 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
11 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.64%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
2 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.03%) JIRA
4 9 (14.75%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
5 6 (9.84%) JUnit
6 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
6 5 (8.20%) Subversion
6 5 (8.20%) TestNG
7 4 (6.56%) Selenium
8 2 (3.28%) Gradle
8 2 (3.28%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.28%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.64%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.64%) Hudson
9 1 (1.64%) Mockito
9 1 (1.64%) MyEclipse
9 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Architect
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Data Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Digital Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Principal Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Principal Data Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Database Developer
8 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Domain Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Angular Developer
10 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL Developer
10 2 (3.28%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Node.js
2 18 (29.51%) Spring
3 13 (21.31%) REST
4 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.48%) JSON
7 6 (9.84%) RESTful
7 6 (9.84%) Web Services
7 6 (9.84%) XML
8 5 (8.20%) JAX-RS
8 5 (8.20%) JMS
8 5 (8.20%) Spring Security
9 4 (6.56%) J2EE
10 3 (4.92%) HTML
10 3 (4.92%) Middleware
10 3 (4.92%) SOAP
10 3 (4.92%) Symfony
11 2 (3.28%) CSS
11 2 (3.28%) JSF
11 2 (3.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Ontologies
2 7 (11.48%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.28%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Open Source
3 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
4 14 (22.95%) Scrum
5 13 (21.31%) TDD
6 11 (18.03%) BDD
7 10 (16.39%) Microservices
8 9 (14.75%) Data Management
8 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
8 9 (14.75%) MVC
9 8 (13.11%) DevOps
9 8 (13.11%) Kanban
9 8 (13.11%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (13.11%) Physical Data Model
10 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.84%) Data Acquisition
11 6 (9.84%) Data Architecture
12 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
13 4 (6.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) Java
2 29 (47.54%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) PHP
5 5 (8.20%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) COBOL
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.28%) KVM
4 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Ansible
2 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.92%) Salt
4 2 (3.28%) Ganglia
4 2 (3.28%) Nagios
5 1 (1.64%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.64%) Kibana
5 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.64%) logstash
5 1 (1.64%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.64%) Terraform
5 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.84%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.28%) Black Duck
5 2 (3.28%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Splunk
5 2 (3.28%) Talend
6 1 (1.64%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.64%) ESRI
6 1 (1.64%) Facebook
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.64%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau
6 1 (1.64%) Veracode
6 1 (1.64%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.64%) Zend
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