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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
England / West Midlands
Rank 96 114 108
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 25 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.38% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.59% 1.51% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 2
Median daily rate £523 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.03% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £225 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £408 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -42.30%

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
447 664 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.65% 25.15% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 391 269
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +11 11 £500 +29.03% 3
Coventry -1 7 £525 +50.00%
Shropshire - 4 £500 - 2
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 38 (70.37%) Ruby
2 35 (64.81%) Linux
3 34 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (62.96%) MongoDB
4 31 (57.41%) Python
4 31 (57.41%) MySQL
5 30 (55.56%) Web Services
5 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (51.85%) Configuration Management
7 27 (50.00%) Open Source
8 26 (48.15%) Puppet
9 23 (42.59%) Ansible
10 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
11 21 (38.89%) Jenkins
12 20 (37.04%) HTTP
13 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
13 19 (35.19%) PHP
13 19 (35.19%) Subversion
13 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (33.33%) HTML
14 18 (33.33%) SSL
14 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (33.33%) DevOps
15 17 (31.48%) Salt
15 17 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (31.48%) CSS
16 16 (29.63%) Rackspace
16 16 (29.63%) NoSQL
16 16 (29.63%) Web Operations
17 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared

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 9 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.11%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) Confluence
3 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.56%) MindAlign
4 3 (5.56%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.85%) Mule
6 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (62.96%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (5.56%) GitHub
3 3 (5.56%) Route 53
3 3 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Heroku
4 1 (1.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) HTTP
2 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
3 18 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (5.56%) IMAP
5 3 (5.56%) S/MIME
5 3 (5.56%) SMTP
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (62.96%) MongoDB
2 31 (57.41%) MySQL
3 16 (29.63%) NoSQL
4 13 (24.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (9.26%) Redis
6 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.85%) GIS
9 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 21 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 19 (35.19%) Subversion
4 6 (11.11%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) git-flow
5 4 (7.41%) JUnit
6 3 (5.56%) Capybara
6 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.56%) RSpec
6 3 (5.56%) TestNG
7 2 (3.70%) Maven
7 2 (3.70%) Selenium
8 1 (1.85%) Ant
8 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.85%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.85%) JMeter
8 1 (1.85%) jMock
8 1 (1.85%) Moq
8 1 (1.85%) NUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Technical Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (12.96%) Digital Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Digital Technical Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) WebOps Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (7.41%) Senior WebOps Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Azure Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) Web Services
2 18 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (31.48%) CSS
4 14 (25.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (24.07%) HTML5
5 13 (24.07%) REST
6 12 (22.22%) Ajax
6 12 (22.22%) JSON
7 11 (20.37%) CSS3
7 11 (20.37%) Django
7 11 (20.37%) Play Framework
8 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
8 5 (9.26%) Spring
9 4 (7.41%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (5.56%) Dropwizard
10 3 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (5.56%) jQuery
10 3 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (5.56%) Sass
10 3 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Home
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) CentOS
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 6 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) SUSE
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) Configuration Management
3 27 (50.00%) Open Source
4 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (33.33%) DevOps
6 16 (29.63%) Web Operations
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Web Development
9 3 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (5.56%) MVC
9 3 (5.56%) OO
9 3 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) TDD
9 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
9 3 (5.56%) Web Design
10 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) Ruby
2 31 (57.41%) Python
3 19 (35.19%) PHP
4 14 (25.93%) Java
4 14 (25.93%) Scala
5 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.81%) C#
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 26 (48.15%) Puppet
2 23 (42.59%) Ansible
3 17 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (31.48%) Salt
4 9 (16.67%) Terraform
5 3 (5.56%) collectd
5 3 (5.56%) Kibana
5 3 (5.56%) logstash
5 3 (5.56%) StatsD
6 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Rackspace
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Proofpoint
3 3 (5.56%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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