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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 118 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 42 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.11% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.45% 2.45% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 3
Average daily rate £481 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +27.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.95 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -26.83%
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
771 736 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.31% 22.89% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 466 354
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.80 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.95 £67.00 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 20 £450 +38.46% 8
Lancashire +9 15 £481 +6.94%
Cheshire -6 5 £506 +74.56% 6
Cumbria - 1 £502 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 52 (68.42%) Linux
2 42 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (48.68%) Java
4 30 (39.47%) Unix
4 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (34.21%) Apache
6 23 (30.26%) TDD
7 22 (28.95%) Web Services
7 22 (28.95%) Jenkins
8 20 (26.32%) MySQL
9 19 (25.00%) Oracle
9 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 19 (25.00%) HTML
9 19 (25.00%) CSS
9 19 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
10 18 (23.68%) Windows
11 17 (22.37%) SQL
11 17 (22.37%) SOA
11 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
11 17 (22.37%) MongoDB
11 17 (22.37%) jQuery
12 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
13 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (19.74%) Middleware
13 15 (19.74%) Configuration Management
14 14 (18.42%) Tuxedo
14 14 (18.42%) Perl
14 14 (18.42%) COBOL
14 14 (18.42%) Migration
14 14 (18.42%) VMware

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (34.21%) Apache
2 14 (18.42%) Tuxedo
3 10 (13.16%) Tomcat
4 9 (11.84%) Node.js
5 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.89%) nginx
7 5 (6.58%) IIS
7 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.63%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.21%) GitHub
3 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) HTTP
1 9 (11.84%) Internet
2 5 (6.58%) SMTP
3 2 (2.63%) SSL
3 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) MySQL
2 17 (22.37%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.58%) SQLite
5 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.32%) HBase
6 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.16%) Eclipse
3 10 (13.16%) Maven
4 9 (11.84%) Cucumber
5 8 (10.53%) JIRA
5 8 (10.53%) Selenium
6 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
7 5 (6.58%) JUnit
7 5 (6.58%) NUnit
7 5 (6.58%) PHPUnit
7 5 (6.58%) Subversion
8 4 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (5.26%) Mocha
9 3 (3.95%) Hudson
9 3 (3.95%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.95%) RSpec
10 1 (1.32%) NuGet
10 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) Architect
3 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Digital Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Digital Developer
9 4 (5.26%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Angular Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Web Engineer
11 2 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) Web Services
2 19 (25.00%) CSS
2 19 (25.00%) HTML
2 19 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 17 (22.37%) jQuery
4 15 (19.74%) Middleware
5 13 (17.11%) .NET
6 12 (15.79%) SOAP
7 11 (14.47%) HTML5
7 11 (14.47%) RESTful
8 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
8 9 (11.84%) J2EE
8 9 (11.84%) REST
8 9 (11.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (10.53%) CAML
9 8 (10.53%) CSS3
10 7 (9.21%) D3.js
11 6 (7.89%) Django
11 6 (7.89%) Express
11 6 (7.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.42%) Private Cloud
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 52 (68.42%) Linux
2 30 (39.47%) Unix
3 18 (23.68%) Windows
4 8 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 7 (9.21%) VME
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (30.26%) TDD
4 17 (22.37%) SOA
5 15 (19.74%) Configuration Management
6 14 (18.42%) BDD
6 14 (18.42%) Migration
6 14 (18.42%) SDLC
7 13 (17.11%) Re-Platforming
7 13 (17.11%) Scrum
8 12 (15.79%) Defect Management
8 12 (15.79%) DevOps
9 9 (11.84%) Data Management
10 8 (10.53%) ITIL
10 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.53%) Web Accessibility
11 7 (9.21%) Microservices
11 7 (9.21%) Security Architecture
12 6 (7.89%) Open Source
12 6 (7.89%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.37%) Bash Shell
3 17 (22.37%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) COBOL
4 14 (18.42%) Perl
5 13 (17.11%) AWK
5 13 (17.11%) C#
6 9 (11.84%) Ruby
7 8 (10.53%) FQL
7 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 8 (10.53%) VB
8 7 (9.21%) PHP
8 7 (9.21%) Python
9 6 (7.89%) C
9 6 (7.89%) C++
10 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
10 5 (6.58%) VBA
10 5 (6.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) CESG Certified Professional
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) QA
2 8 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Docker
2 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) BitLocker
3 3 (3.95%) vCloud
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Puppet
2 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.95%) Capistrano
3 3 (3.95%) logstash
3 3 (3.95%) Nagios
3 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle
2 14 (18.42%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Sybase
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