The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 47 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 38 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.48% 0.32% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.93% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £346 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.13% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
294 257 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.90% 27.17% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 157 125
Average daily rate £338 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £18.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +16.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £35.80 £23.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Leeds region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Leeds region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 38 (51.35%) Java
2 34 (45.95%) Red Hat
3 31 (41.89%) Splunk
4 29 (39.19%) Puppet
5 27 (36.49%) Linux
6 26 (35.14%) Security Cleared
7 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
7 22 (29.73%) PHP
8 21 (28.38%) Redis
9 20 (27.03%) Open Source
10 19 (25.68%) CentOS
11 17 (22.97%) Service Management
11 17 (22.97%) JMeter
11 17 (22.97%) Oracle
11 17 (22.97%) Apache
12 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
12 16 (21.62%) Workflow
13 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
13 15 (20.27%) OpenLDAP
14 14 (18.92%) Nagios
14 14 (18.92%) LDAP
14 14 (18.92%) Validation
14 14 (18.92%) Performance Testing
15 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (16.22%) NHS
17 11 (14.86%) Incident Management
18 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
18 10 (13.51%) Python
19 9 (12.16%) MySQL
19 9 (12.16%) SQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.97%) Apache
2 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.11%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) OpenLDAP
2 14 (18.92%) LDAP
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) Redis
2 9 (12.16%) MySQL
3 8 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.76%) Pentaho
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) Big Data
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) OLTP
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.35%) DB2
8 1 (1.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) JMeter
2 3 (4.05%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) QUnit
3 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 5 (6.76%) Law
2 1 (1.35%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Architect
2 14 (18.92%) Technical Architect
3 10 (13.51%) Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Head of Architecture
6 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Architect
8 3 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Ajax
2 8 (10.81%) JSON
2 8 (10.81%) Hibernate
2 8 (10.81%) jQuery
2 8 (10.81%) REST
3 7 (9.46%) JPA
3 7 (9.46%) CSS
3 7 (9.46%) HTML
4 6 (8.11%) J2EE
4 6 (8.11%) CSS3
4 6 (8.11%) HTML5
5 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
5 4 (5.41%) Spring
6 3 (4.05%) JRules
6 3 (4.05%) Java EE
6 3 (4.05%) Mustache
6 3 (4.05%) Drools
7 2 (2.70%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Open Source
2 12 (16.22%) NHS
3 8 (10.81%) Reference Data
4 7 (9.46%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.70%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
7 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) CentOS
3 5 (6.76%) UNIX
4 4 (5.41%) Solaris
4 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Service Management
2 16 (21.62%) Workflow
3 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
4 14 (18.92%) Validation
4 14 (18.92%) Performance Testing
5 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.86%) Incident Management
7 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (10.81%) Data Architecture
10 7 (9.46%) TOGAF
11 6 (8.11%) CMMI
11 6 (8.11%) MVC
11 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (8.11%) DevOps
12 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
13 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
14 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
14 3 (4.05%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) Java
2 22 (29.73%) PHP
3 10 (13.51%) Python
4 9 (12.16%) SQL
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) Korn
7 1 (1.35%) PHP5
7 1 (1.35%) Scala
7 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (39.19%) Puppet
2 14 (18.92%) Nagios
3 3 (4.05%) OpenIDM
4 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Red Hat
2 31 (41.89%) Splunk
3 17 (22.97%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) Twitter
5 2 (2.70%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
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