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 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 110 137 128
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 51 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.13% 1.50% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 4
Median daily rate £463 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £355 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-67.16% +131.03%
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
832 868 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.17% 23.34% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 552 372
Median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £33.00 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +52.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £18.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 June 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 25 June 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
Manchester +8 25 £406 +28.96% 6
Cheshire +11 16 £525 -19.23% 2
Lancashire -2 3 £415 +18.57%
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 63 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (64.84%) MySQL
3 57 (62.64%) Linux
4 52 (57.14%) Java
5 46 (50.55%) SOA
6 44 (48.35%) Apache
7 42 (46.15%) Oracle
8 38 (41.76%) JavaScript
9 36 (39.56%) SOAP
9 36 (39.56%) REST
10 35 (38.46%) HTTP
10 35 (38.46%) Middleware
11 34 (37.36%) Tomcat
12 33 (36.26%) IBM
13 32 (35.16%) JDBC
13 32 (35.16%) XML
13 32 (35.16%) High Availability
14 31 (34.07%) Apache Camel
14 31 (34.07%) JSON
14 31 (34.07%) JBoss
14 31 (34.07%) ActiveMQ
15 29 (31.87%) Open Source
16 25 (27.47%) Docker
17 23 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (24.18%) Scrum
18 22 (24.18%) CSS
18 22 (24.18%) HTML
18 22 (24.18%) SDLC
19 21 (23.08%) J2EE
20 20 (21.98%) 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 (48.35%) Apache
2 34 (37.36%) Tomcat
3 31 (34.07%) JBoss
4 3 (3.30%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.30%) Confluence
4 3 (3.30%) SAS
4 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.20%) nginx
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.10%) Drupal
6 1 (1.10%) IIS
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.10%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) SAP MDM
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.38%) Amazon Kinesis
3 13 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 11 (12.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (7.69%) Veeva
6 6 (6.59%) GitHub
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.30%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.30%) Route 53
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.46%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) OpenVPN
3 2 (2.20%) SSL
3 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (64.84%) MySQL
2 19 (20.88%) MongoDB
3 14 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 11 (12.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (12.09%) Star Schema
5 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.30%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.30%) DataStax
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.10%) Big Data
9 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.10%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Jenkins
2 15 (16.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 13 (14.29%) JIRA
4 12 (13.19%) Selenium
5 11 (12.09%) ERwin
6 10 (10.99%) Mocha
7 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.30%) GitLab
8 3 (3.30%) Travis CI
9 2 (2.20%) JUnit
10 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.10%) Hudson
10 1 (1.10%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.10%) NUnit
10 1 (1.10%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.10%) Subversion
10 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.98%) Banking
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Developer
2 23 (25.27%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.08%) Architect
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.09%) ETL Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Digital Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Senior ETL Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Digital Technical Architect
9 6 (6.59%) Java Architect
10 5 (5.49%) Talend Developer
11 4 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (3.30%) Digital Analyst
12 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.30%) Web Engineer
13 2 (2.20%) Digital Developer
13 2 (2.20%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (39.56%) REST
1 36 (39.56%) SOAP
2 35 (38.46%) Middleware
3 32 (35.16%) JDBC
3 32 (35.16%) XML
4 31 (34.07%) ActiveMQ
4 31 (34.07%) Apache Camel
4 31 (34.07%) JSON
5 22 (24.18%) CSS
5 22 (24.18%) HTML
6 21 (23.08%) J2EE
7 20 (21.98%) CSS3
7 20 (21.98%) HTML5
8 14 (15.38%) Node.js
9 13 (14.29%) Web Services
10 12 (13.19%) Spring
11 11 (12.09%) .NET
11 11 (12.09%) AngularJS
11 11 (12.09%) RESTful
12 10 (10.99%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Linux
2 13 (14.29%) Windows
3 11 (12.09%) Unix
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (50.55%) SOA
3 32 (35.16%) High Availability
4 29 (31.87%) Open Source
5 23 (25.27%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (24.18%) Scrum
6 22 (24.18%) SDLC
7 20 (21.98%) E-business
8 16 (17.58%) Microservices
9 15 (16.48%) ETL
10 14 (15.38%) Automated Testing
10 14 (15.38%) Data Modelling
11 12 (13.19%) BDD
12 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
12 11 (12.09%) TDD
13 10 (10.99%) Front End Development
13 10 (10.99%) Prototyping
14 7 (7.69%) DRM
14 7 (7.69%) MVC
14 7 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.14%) Java
2 38 (41.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (21.98%) C
3 20 (21.98%) C++
4 10 (10.99%) Bash Shell
4 10 (10.99%) Perl
5 9 (9.89%) AWK
5 9 (9.89%) C#
6 8 (8.79%) SQL
7 7 (7.69%) Python
8 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.40%) Ruby
9 3 (3.30%) Scala
10 2 (2.20%) PHP
10 2 (2.20%) R
11 1 (1.10%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.49%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.30%) BC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (27.47%) Docker
2 4 (4.40%) vCloud
3 2 (2.20%) Squid
4 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
2 3 (3.30%) Nessus
2 3 (3.30%) Oozie
2 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.30%) Rundeck
3 2 (2.20%) Ansible
3 2 (2.20%) logstash
3 2 (2.20%) Nagios
3 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Oracle
2 33 (36.26%) IBM
3 15 (16.48%) Talend
4 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.89%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (7.69%) Concur
6 7 (7.69%) Infor
6 7 (7.69%) SAP
7 4 (4.40%) Vertica
8 3 (3.30%) AppDynamics
8 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.30%) Endeca
8 3 (3.30%) Hortonworks
8 3 (3.30%) Qualys
8 3 (3.30%) VMware
9 2 (2.20%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.20%) Tableau
9 2 (2.20%) WSO2
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