Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 27 19
Rank change year-on-year -27 -8 +45
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.73% 6.00% 7.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 21.32% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 23 44
Devon median daily rate - £445 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.32% -
South West median daily rate £365 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -23.16% +11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £43.43

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 108 136 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.74% 28.16% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 98 130
Devon median daily rate £388 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.17% -12.24%
10th Percentile £207 £205 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £515
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +10.34% -8.42%
10th Percentile £29.00 £42.00 £29.35
90th Percentile £36.75 £50.16 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -14.47% -8.43% +29.69%

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
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 13 December 2017. 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
Plymouth -5 3 - -
Exeter -16 1 - -
PostgreSQL
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Thymeleaf
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Flask
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Liquibase
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Hamcrest
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Liquibase
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Flask
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) Thymeleaf
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat