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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 121 143 129
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 33 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.26% 0.099%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.63% 1.19% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 1
Median daily rate £414 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £43.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-76.97% +199.51%
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
908 842 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.88% 21.77% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 543 385
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 14
Median hourly rate £24.00 £34.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +74.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £33.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +14 22 £400 +26.98% 6
Cheshire +2 3 £450 -30.76% 3
Lancashire -4 3 £395 +12.85%
Merseyside - 3 - - 1
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 65 (80.25%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (66.67%) Java
2 54 (66.67%) MySQL
3 48 (59.26%) Linux
4 46 (56.79%) SOA
5 43 (53.09%) Oracle
6 39 (48.15%) JavaScript
7 35 (43.21%) Middleware
8 34 (41.98%) HTTP
8 34 (41.98%) Apache
8 34 (41.98%) Tomcat
9 33 (40.74%) JDBC
9 33 (40.74%) SOAP
9 33 (40.74%) IBM
9 33 (40.74%) REST
10 32 (39.51%) High Availability
10 32 (39.51%) XML
10 32 (39.51%) JBoss
11 31 (38.27%) ActiveMQ
11 31 (38.27%) JSON
11 31 (38.27%) Apache Camel
12 28 (34.57%) Open Source
13 25 (30.86%) Docker
14 22 (27.16%) Scrum
14 22 (27.16%) J2EE
14 22 (27.16%) CSS
14 22 (27.16%) HTML
14 22 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (24.69%) CSS3
15 20 (24.69%) HTML5

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 34 (41.98%) Apache
1 34 (41.98%) Tomcat
2 32 (39.51%) JBoss
3 4 (4.94%) Confluence
4 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.70%) SAS
4 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.23%) Drupal
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) nginx
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) SAP MDM
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.28%) Amazon Kinesis
3 13 (16.05%) Amazon S3
4 11 (13.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (8.64%) Veeva
6 6 (7.41%) GitHub
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.70%) Route 53
8 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.98%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) SMTP
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (66.67%) MySQL
2 16 (19.75%) MongoDB
3 14 (17.28%) Hadoop
4 11 (13.58%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (13.58%) Star Schema
5 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.70%) DataStax
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (1.23%) Big Data
8 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.23%) Redis
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.75%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (17.28%) JIRA
4 12 (14.81%) Selenium
5 11 (13.58%) ERwin
6 10 (12.35%) Mocha
7 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.70%) GitLab
8 3 (3.70%) JUnit
9 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.47%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.23%) Hudson
10 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.23%) jMock
10 1 (1.23%) Mockito
10 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.23%) TestNG
General
1 20 (24.69%) Banking
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (62.96%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Architect
4 14 (17.28%) Senior Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Technical Architect
6 11 (13.58%) ETL Developer
7 10 (12.35%) Digital Architect
7 10 (12.35%) Node.js Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Senior ETL Developer
9 7 (8.64%) Digital Technical Architect
10 6 (7.41%) Java Architect
11 5 (6.17%) Talend Developer
12 4 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
13 3 (3.70%) Web Engineer
14 2 (2.47%) .NET Architect
14 2 (2.47%) .NET Solutions Architect
14 2 (2.47%) MySQL DBA
14 2 (2.47%) Oracle Architect
14 2 (2.47%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) Middleware
2 33 (40.74%) JDBC
2 33 (40.74%) REST
2 33 (40.74%) SOAP
3 32 (39.51%) XML
4 31 (38.27%) ActiveMQ
4 31 (38.27%) Apache Camel
4 31 (38.27%) JSON
5 22 (27.16%) CSS
5 22 (27.16%) HTML
5 22 (27.16%) J2EE
6 20 (24.69%) CSS3
6 20 (24.69%) HTML5
7 13 (16.05%) Node.js
7 13 (16.05%) Spring
7 13 (16.05%) Web Services
8 11 (13.58%) .NET
8 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
8 11 (13.58%) RESTful
9 10 (12.35%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (59.26%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.47%) Unix
5 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (80.25%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (56.79%) SOA
3 32 (39.51%) High Availability
4 28 (34.57%) Open Source
5 22 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (27.16%) Scrum
6 20 (24.69%) E-business
6 20 (24.69%) SDLC
7 16 (19.75%) ETL
7 16 (19.75%) Microservices
8 14 (17.28%) Automated Testing
9 13 (16.05%) Data Modelling
10 12 (14.81%) BDD
10 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
11 11 (13.58%) TDD
12 10 (12.35%) Front End Development
12 10 (12.35%) Prototyping
13 7 (8.64%) DRM
13 7 (8.64%) MVC
13 7 (8.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 54 (66.67%) Java
2 39 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.69%) C
3 20 (24.69%) C++
4 9 (11.11%) C#
5 7 (8.64%) Python
6 5 (6.17%) SQL
7 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) R
8 3 (3.70%) Scala
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) AWK
10 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.23%) COBOL
10 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) Docker
2 3 (3.70%) vCloud
3 2 (2.47%) Squid
4 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Nessus
2 3 (3.70%) Oozie
2 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.70%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
3 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.23%) logstash
3 1 (1.23%) Nagios
3 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) Oracle
2 33 (40.74%) IBM
3 16 (19.75%) Talend
4 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (8.64%) Concur
6 7 (8.64%) Infor
6 7 (8.64%) SAP
7 5 (6.17%) Vertica
8 3 (3.70%) AppDynamics
8 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.70%) Endeca
8 3 (3.70%) Hortonworks
8 3 (3.70%) Qualys
8 3 (3.70%) Tableau
8 3 (3.70%) VMware
9 2 (2.47%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.47%) WSO2
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