Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 125 134
Rank change year-on-year +37 +9 -12
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 14 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.61% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.58% 2.49% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £450 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -6.05% +12.71%
10th Percentile £290 £295 £313
90th Percentile £461 £508 £503
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.75 £40.71
% change year-on-year -14.11% +0.11% -13.39%

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 306 603 616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.67% 24.70% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 423 371
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £270
90th Percentile £530 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -50.00% +89.47%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.81 £13.78
90th Percentile £29.60 £45.30 £58.56
England median hourly rate £31.25 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +4.48% +21.82%

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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 +14 8 £425 -15.00% 7
Northamptonshire +30 4 £388 -6.06% 1
Derbyshire 0 1 £550 +77.42% 1
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) AWS
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Docker
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
6 5 (35.71%) Terraform
7 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 4 (28.57%) Azure
7 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) Perl
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Eikon
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
8 3 (21.43%) Microservices
8 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management

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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) ThingWorx
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Azure
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon Neptune
4 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (7.14%) PaaS
5 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Database Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
1 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Sprint Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) OCP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
1 5 (35.71%) Terraform
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Percona
2 2 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Zend