Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 25 September 2018 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 49 41
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 +18
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 17 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.63% 1.86% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.71% 9.91% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Devon median daily rate £423 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +5.85% -0.86%
10th Percentile £313 £338 £362
90th Percentile £499 £450 £428
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £401
% change year-on-year - +6.05% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 Devon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 96 111 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.51% 18.81% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 67 73
Devon median daily rate £343 £375 £307
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.67% +22.15% -14.43%
10th Percentile £258 £260 £185
90th Percentile £499 £483 £421
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -20.45% +120.00%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £42.50 £35.00 £51.00
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £39.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -3.80% +19.70% +1.54%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Devon

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Devon

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Devon over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Devon

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Devon region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +8 14 £425 - 2
PostgreSQL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (29.41%) Power BI
4 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) NUnit
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
4 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
4 4 (23.53%) NuGet
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Selenium
5 3 (17.65%) Zend
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) NuGet
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) Power BI
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
1 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) JMeter
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Database Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Power BI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
1 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
2 3 (17.65%) Doctrine
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Dashboard Development
2 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Zend