Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 24 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - +88 -33
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.29% - 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
West Sussex median daily rate - - £450
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +18.75% - +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 238 228 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.69% 18.00% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 116 158
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +15.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £316 £250
90th Percentile £573 £539 £452
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.96% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £47.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +26.00% -11.76%
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +58.49% -3.64% +10.00%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in West Sussex

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in West Sussex

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 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
Worthing - 2 - -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Insight
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Scala