Period
to 18 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 56 94
Rank change year-on-year -37 +38 +24
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 13 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 1.66% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 6.22% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 15
10th Percentile £296 £302 £295
25th Percentile - £305 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £320 £400
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -3.03%
75th Percentile £530 £390 £450
90th Percentile £556 £426 £501
England median daily rate £550 £505 £525
% change year-on-year +8.91% -3.81% +5.00%

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 242 209 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.89% 26.66% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 133 250
10th Percentile £312 £276 £275
25th Percentile £363 £325 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £375 £388
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.23% -3.13%
75th Percentile £523 £438 £475
90th Percentile £588 £545 £575
England median daily rate £538 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +9.69% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
10th Percentile - £14.00 £13.77
25th Percentile £41.67 £16.63 £14.34
Median hourly rate £45.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +114.30% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £46.67 £41.75 £23.94
90th Percentile - £54.20 £36.12
England median hourly rate £44.00 £26.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +69.23% -0.95% -7.89%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in the East Midlands

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in the East Midlands

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in the East Midlands.

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 January 2022. 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 -29 6 £400 - 4
Northamptonshire -12 3 £400 +33.33% 2
Leicestershire -7 1 £600 +66.67% 4
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (36.36%) Serverless
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (27.27%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Resque
4 2 (18.18%) Docker
4 2 (18.18%) Sinatra
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
4 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Development
4 2 (18.18%) Linux

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 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (36.36%) Serverless
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Cognito
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Fargate
3 1 (9.09%) GCP
3 1 (9.09%) npm
3 1 (9.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) GLBP
1 1 (9.09%) HSRP
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) OSPF
1 1 (9.09%) RIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Sass
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Resque
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (18.18%) Sinatra
4 1 (9.09%) Angular 2
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 1 (9.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Development
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Java 8
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (9.09%) pfSense
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) CloudForms
1 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Terraform
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) VMware