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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / North West
Rank 109 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 28 49 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 1.28% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.33% 6.26% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 14
Median daily rate £475 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £423 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £610 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
647 783 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.94% 20.42% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 503 486
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £46.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £57.75 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 25 February 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 25 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
Manchester +8 15 £450 -17.24% 13
Cheshire +35 11 £475 -0.52% 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 38 (55.88%) Java
2 37 (54.41%) MySQL
3 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (48.53%) MongoDB
5 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
6 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
7 22 (32.35%) Open Source
8 21 (30.88%) SQL
9 18 (26.47%) Scrum
9 18 (26.47%) JIRA
9 18 (26.47%) Node.js
9 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
10 17 (25.00%) REST
10 17 (25.00%) NoSQL
10 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (25.00%) Linux
11 14 (20.59%) Spring
12 13 (19.12%) TDD
13 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (16.18%) Finance
13 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
13 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
13 11 (16.18%) BDD
14 10 (14.71%) Puppet
14 10 (14.71%) Confluence
14 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
14 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (14.71%) Slack
14 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (14.71%) Oracle

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 (14.71%) Confluence
2 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.94%) Jetty
4 2 (2.94%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) Drupal
5 1 (1.47%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) SilverStripe
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Slack
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Firewall
1 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) AMQP
3 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.47%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (54.41%) MySQL
2 33 (48.53%) MongoDB
3 17 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.24%) Hadoop
6 8 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (10.29%) Apache Hive
7 7 (10.29%) HBase
7 7 (10.29%) Redis
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (5.88%) Couchbase
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.94%) Big Data
11 2 (2.94%) JasperReports
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.94%) Star Schema
12 1 (1.47%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 18 (26.47%) JIRA
3 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 8 (11.76%) JUnit
5 6 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (8.82%) Bitbucket
5 6 (8.82%) Hudson
5 6 (8.82%) Subversion
6 5 (7.35%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.88%) Selenium
8 3 (4.41%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.41%) Mockito
8 3 (4.41%) MyEclipse
8 3 (4.41%) TestNG
9 2 (2.94%) Gradle
9 2 (2.94%) Mocha
9 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (64.71%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Digital Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Principal Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Django Developer
7 5 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Principal Data Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Domain Architect
8 4 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) Node.js
2 17 (25.00%) REST
3 14 (20.59%) Spring
4 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
5 8 (11.76%) J2EE
5 8 (11.76%) JSON
6 7 (10.29%) Django
7 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.82%) EJB
7 6 (8.82%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (8.82%) RESTful
7 6 (8.82%) SOAP
8 5 (7.35%) JSF
8 5 (7.35%) Web Services
9 4 (5.88%) HTML
10 3 (4.41%) Spring Security
10 3 (4.41%) Symfony
11 2 (2.94%) jQuery
11 2 (2.94%) Spring MVC
11 2 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Taxonomies
3 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Open Source
3 18 (26.47%) Scrum
4 17 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (19.12%) TDD
6 11 (16.18%) BDD
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
7 9 (13.24%) Kanban
8 8 (11.76%) Data Management
8 8 (11.76%) DevOps
8 8 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (11.76%) Microservices
8 8 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
9 7 (10.29%) Data Governance
9 7 (10.29%) MVC
9 7 (10.29%) Ontologies
10 6 (8.82%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (8.82%) Data Architecture
11 5 (7.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.88%) Java
2 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.88%) SQL
4 7 (10.29%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) C#
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) KVM
2 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Puppet
2 4 (5.88%) Ansible
2 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.94%) Nagios
3 2 (2.94%) Salt
4 1 (1.47%) Kibana
4 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) VMware
4 3 (4.41%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.94%) Splunk
5 2 (2.94%) Talend
6 1 (1.47%) Black Duck
6 1 (1.47%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.47%) Facebook
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.47%) Zend
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