Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 93 94
Rank change year-on-year +29 +1 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 5 3 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.80% 0.30% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 1.36% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £380 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% -30.94% -
10th Percentile £313 £368 £514
90th Percentile £338 £471 £581
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.50 £46.69
% change year-on-year - -11.12% +140.98%

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 179 221 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.64% 21.82% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 118 123
Median daily rate £500 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +1.60%
10th Percentile £328 £312 £300
90th Percentile £588 £565 £598
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +2.78% +3.45% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
Median hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.89% - +176.92%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in West Sussex

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in West Sussex.

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 1 April 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
Crawley +12 2 - -
Horsham - 2 - -
Lancing - 1 £325 -
PostgreSQL
South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) GeoServer
2 2 (40.00%) Spatial Data
2 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Science
2 2 (40.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
1 2 (40.00%) Spatial Data
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Data Science
1 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python