Period
to 25 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 22 15
Rank change year-on-year -23 -7 +32
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.70% 6.97% 10.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.18% 28.03% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 53
Devon median daily rate £438 £443 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.13% -9.69% +35.17%
10th Percentile £322 £338 £313
90th Percentile £456 £494 £540
South West median daily rate £438 £458 £450
% change year-on-year -4.42% +1.72% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 110 132 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.79% 24.86% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 95 140
Devon median daily rate £380 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.17% -12.24%
10th Percentile £214 £209 £274
90th Percentile £563 £510 £530
South West median daily rate £418 £371 £375
% change year-on-year +12.46% -1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Devon median hourly rate £32.50 £50.40 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.52% +15.86% +9.43%
10th Percentile £28.00 £49.20 £41.75
90th Percentile £37.00 £51.60 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.38% +17.65% +11.48%

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 February 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 February 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 -22 8 £438 -3.90% 4
Plymouth +5 1 - - 2
PostgreSQL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) MSTest
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
4 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 5 (55.56%) Microservices
4 5 (55.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) NUnit
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Spring Boot
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) Atlassian

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 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MSTest
1 5 (55.56%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) Hamcrest
3 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Liquibase
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Database Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Flask
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Thymeleaf
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
1 5 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat