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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 113 137 133
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 51 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.31% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% 1.41% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 6 5
Median daily rate £481 £285 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.85% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £253 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £473 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
PostgreSQL
England

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
799 850 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.47% 22.76% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 553 378
Median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £33.00 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +15 25 £525 -19.23% 1
Manchester 0 19 £400 +33.33% 7
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
Lancashire +3 1 £475 +72.72% 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 70 (69.31%) Linux
2 63 (62.38%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (60.40%) Java
4 55 (54.46%) SOA
5 53 (52.48%) Oracle
6 52 (51.49%) MySQL
7 44 (43.56%) Apache
7 44 (43.56%) Middleware
8 33 (32.67%) SOAP
8 33 (32.67%) JavaScript
8 33 (32.67%) REST
9 31 (30.69%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (30.69%) Tomcat
9 31 (30.69%) HTTP
10 29 (28.71%) JDBC
11 28 (27.72%) JBoss
11 28 (27.72%) XML
11 28 (27.72%) High Availability
12 27 (26.73%) Apache Camel
12 27 (26.73%) JSON
12 27 (26.73%) IBM
12 27 (26.73%) ActiveMQ
13 23 (22.77%) Docker
14 22 (21.78%) Open Source
14 22 (21.78%) CSS
14 22 (21.78%) HTML
14 22 (21.78%) J2EE
14 22 (21.78%) SDLC
15 21 (20.79%) Scrum
16 20 (19.80%) E-business

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 44 (43.56%) Apache
2 31 (30.69%) Tomcat
3 28 (27.72%) JBoss
4 14 (13.86%) Node.js
4 14 (13.86%) Tuxedo
5 3 (2.97%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.97%) Confluence
5 3 (2.97%) SAS
5 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.98%) nginx
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.99%) IIS
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP MDM
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (13.86%) Amazon Kinesis
2 14 (13.86%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (12.87%) Amazon S3
4 11 (10.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (6.93%) Veeva
6 6 (5.94%) GitHub
7 3 (2.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.97%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.97%) Route 53
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.69%) HTTP
2 3 (2.97%) OpenVPN
3 2 (1.98%) Internet
3 2 (1.98%) SSL
3 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (51.49%) MySQL
2 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.89%) Amazon Redshift
3 11 (10.89%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.89%) Star Schema
4 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.96%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.97%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.97%) DataStax
7 3 (2.97%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (1.98%) Big Data
8 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.99%) HBase
9 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.99%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (17.82%) Jenkins
2 14 (13.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (12.87%) JIRA
4 12 (11.88%) Selenium
5 11 (10.89%) ERwin
6 10 (9.90%) Mocha
7 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.97%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.97%) GitLab
8 3 (2.97%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.98%) JUnit
10 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.99%) Hudson
10 1 (0.99%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.99%) NUnit
10 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.99%) Subversion
10 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (19.80%) Banking
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Developer
2 35 (34.65%) Architect
3 19 (18.81%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.81%) Technical Architect
4 14 (13.86%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.87%) Analyst
5 13 (12.87%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) ETL Developer
7 10 (9.90%) Node.js Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Senior ETL Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Digital Architect
10 7 (6.93%) Digital Technical Architect
10 7 (6.93%) Security Architect
11 6 (5.94%) Digital Analyst
12 5 (4.95%) Talend Developer
13 4 (3.96%) Java Architect
13 4 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
14 3 (2.97%) Data Architect
14 3 (2.97%) Web Engineer
15 2 (1.98%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.56%) Middleware
2 33 (32.67%) REST
2 33 (32.67%) SOAP
3 29 (28.71%) JDBC
4 28 (27.72%) XML
5 27 (26.73%) ActiveMQ
5 27 (26.73%) Apache Camel
5 27 (26.73%) JSON
6 22 (21.78%) CSS
6 22 (21.78%) HTML
6 22 (21.78%) J2EE
7 20 (19.80%) CSS3
7 20 (19.80%) HTML5
8 14 (13.86%) LAPP Stack
9 13 (12.87%) Web Services
10 11 (10.89%) RESTful
11 10 (9.90%) Express
12 9 (8.91%) .NET
13 8 (7.92%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (7.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Data Integration
1 14 (13.86%) Private Cloud
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.96%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (69.31%) Linux
2 17 (16.83%) Windows
3 15 (14.85%) Unix
4 7 (6.93%) VME
5 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (62.38%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (54.46%) SOA
3 31 (30.69%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (27.72%) High Availability
5 22 (21.78%) Open Source
5 22 (21.78%) SDLC
6 21 (20.79%) Scrum
7 20 (19.80%) E-business
8 16 (15.84%) Configuration Management
8 16 (15.84%) Data Modelling
9 14 (13.86%) ETL
9 14 (13.86%) Migration
10 13 (12.87%) Automated Testing
10 13 (12.87%) DevOps
10 13 (12.87%) Re-Platforming
11 12 (11.88%) BDD
11 12 (11.88%) Defect Management
11 12 (11.88%) Microservices
12 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
12 11 (10.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) Java
2 33 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (19.80%) C
3 20 (19.80%) C++
4 14 (13.86%) Bash Shell
4 14 (13.86%) COBOL
4 14 (13.86%) Perl
5 13 (12.87%) AWK
6 9 (8.91%) C#
7 8 (7.92%) SQL
8 5 (4.95%) Python
9 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.96%) Ruby
10 3 (2.97%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) PHP
11 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (5.94%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (2.97%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) QA
2 7 (6.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (22.77%) Docker
2 2 (1.98%) Squid
2 2 (1.98%) vCloud
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Puppet
2 3 (2.97%) Nessus
2 3 (2.97%) Oozie
2 3 (2.97%) Rundeck
3 2 (1.98%) Ansible
3 2 (1.98%) logstash
3 2 (1.98%) Nagios
3 2 (1.98%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (52.48%) Oracle
2 27 (26.73%) IBM
3 14 (13.86%) Talend
3 14 (13.86%) VMware
4 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.91%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (6.93%) Concur
5 7 (6.93%) Infor
5 7 (6.93%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.97%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.97%) Endeca
6 3 (2.97%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.97%) Qualys
6 3 (2.97%) Vertica
7 2 (1.98%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.98%) WSO2
8 1 (0.99%) Tableau
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