Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +34
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 14 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 7.87% 6.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 30.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 0
Blackpool median daily rate £486 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.75% - -
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £431 -
% change year-on-year +27.54% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 40 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 22.47% 20.26% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 15
Blackpool median daily rate £520 £429 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.28% -14.25% +14.94%
10th Percentile £413 £342 £355
90th Percentile £638 £522 £575
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +46.67% +7.07% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - £64.54 -
Lancashire median hourly rate £41.00 £62.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -34.40% +42.05% +5.07%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Blackpool

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in Blackpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Blackpool

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Blackpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Blackpool over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 11 (78.57%) MongoDB
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
1 11 (78.57%) GitLab
2 10 (71.43%) SonarQube
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (64.29%) Open Source
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Microservices
4 8 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 8 (57.14%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Apache CXF
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (50.00%) Node.js
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (50.00%) Spring
5 7 (50.00%) Maven
5 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (50.00%) Kafka
5 7 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 7 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) Express
5 7 (50.00%) Spring Boot
5 7 (50.00%) gulp
5 7 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.14%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon S3
3 3 (21.43%) Route 53
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MongoDB
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) HBase
4 1 (7.14%) KNIME
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) GitLab
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) SonarQube
3 8 (57.14%) Artifactory
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) gulp
4 7 (50.00%) Maven
4 7 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) RStudio
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Backend Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Apache CXF
2 7 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 7 (50.00%) Express
2 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 7 (50.00%) Kafka
2 7 (50.00%) Mongoose
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (50.00%) Sequelize
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Microservices
1 9 (64.29%) Open Source
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Data Science
8 1 (7.14%) Master Data Management
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Terraform
3 3 (21.43%) Grafana
3 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
3 3 (21.43%) Packer
3 3 (21.43%) Prometheus
3 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) VMware