Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 112 142
Rank change year-on-year -16 +30 -6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 21 43 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.66% 1.30% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 5.73% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 4
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +54.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £350 £353 £225
90th Percentile £500 £488 £338
England median daily rate £500 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £8.00
England median hourly rate £24.49 £13.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year +88.35% +62.50% -77.14%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 630 750 743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.86% 22.68% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 466 465
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £270 £248 £225
90th Percentile £538 £556 £513
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £16.09 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.37% -3.94% -52.14%
10th Percentile £14.38 £12.35 £12.75
90th Percentile £58.56 £41.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in the East Midlands

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in the East Midlands

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in the East Midlands

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in the East Midlands

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Nottinghamshire -13 14 £450 -2.17% 4
Leicestershire -2 4 £500 +66.67% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £450 -
Derbyshire - 1 £425 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (42.86%) TDD
6 8 (38.10%) Ruby
6 8 (38.10%) Python
6 8 (38.10%) Ansible
7 7 (33.33%) Puppet
7 7 (33.33%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 5 (23.81%) Subversion
9 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (23.81%) JSON
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
9 5 (23.81%) Java
10 4 (19.05%) CSS
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) SSL
10 4 (19.05%) Open Source
10 4 (19.05%) HTML5
10 4 (19.05%) OpenStack

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) CICS
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (9.52%) Heroku
3 2 (9.52%) Route 53
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) npm
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SSL
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) AMQP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.76%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (14.29%) Couchbase
4 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (14.29%) Redis
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.76%) DB2
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (14.29%) Capybara
4 3 (14.29%) RSpec
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) jspm
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Mockito
5 1 (4.76%) MyEclipse
5 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (19.05%) WebOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Scala Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) JMS
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) Django
5 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware
5 2 (9.52%) Node.js
5 2 (9.52%) Sensu
6 1 (4.76%) Flask
6 1 (4.76%) Polymer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Web Operations
6 3 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (9.52%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Microservices
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.76%) Case Management
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Ruby
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) COBOL
5 1 (4.76%) ECMAScript
5 1 (4.76%) ES6
5 1 (4.76%) Go
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Ansible
2 7 (33.33%) Puppet
3 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (14.29%) Salt
4 3 (14.29%) Terraform
5 2 (9.52%) collectd
5 2 (9.52%) Kibana
5 2 (9.52%) logstash
5 2 (9.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 2 (9.52%) SaltStack