The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 143 109 122
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.32% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 1.61% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £360 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £8.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -67.67%
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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
660 496 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.43% 19.95% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 298 282
Median daily rate £380 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 8
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £35.95 £25.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Midlands region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Midlands region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Birmingham -19 2 £475 +33.33% 2
Staffordshire -1 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £245 - 3
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) J2EE
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (26.67%) SaaS
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 4 (26.67%) MySQL
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) SDLC
8 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) PHP
8 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (20.00%) JUnit
8 3 (20.00%) Spring
8 3 (20.00%) Maven
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
9 2 (13.33%) Puppet

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (6.67%) OpenVPN
1 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) JUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) DbUnit
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (6.67%) jMock
4 1 (6.67%) Liquibase
4 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) Mockito
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Perl Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) Laravel
5 2 (13.33%) Node.js
5 2 (13.33%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.67%) Java EE
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
6 1 (6.67%) Servlets
6 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP 5
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) Postfix
1 1 (6.67%) Squid
1 1 (6.67%) vCloud
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Consul
2 1 (6.67%) Kibana
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) logstash
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Packer
2 1 (6.67%) Rancher
2 1 (6.67%) Terraform
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Genesys
2 1 (6.67%) KANA
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype
2 1 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
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