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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 82 95
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 7 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.80% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 3.74% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £413 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £268 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £380
% change year-on-year +6.11% +5.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.88 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -36.76% +6.25%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 358 348 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.04% 21.44% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 209 219
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +257.14% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £20.00 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -1 4 £419 - 1
Northamptonshire -8 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £300 +9.09% 3
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) C
3 7 (38.89%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
6 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (22.22%) Android Development
6 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (22.22%) Docker
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) SQL

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 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Mule
2 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.11%) Redis
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) git-flow
3 2 (11.11%) Hudson
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Mockito
3 2 (11.11%) MyEclipse
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Systems Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) DBA
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Cassandra Architect
7 1 (5.56%) J2EE Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Behat
2 3 (16.67%) Doctrine
2 3 (16.67%) JMS
2 3 (16.67%) Symfony
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) EJB
3 2 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) JPA
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Android
4 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) Android Development
3 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) C
2 7 (38.89%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) PHP
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk
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