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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 71 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 18 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.52% 0.28% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.29% 1.15% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 2
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£375 £175 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -58.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £175 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £215 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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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
340 262 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.64% 24.74% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 177 80
Average daily rate £363 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £29.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +114.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 27 (62.79%) Java
2 21 (48.84%) Splunk
3 16 (37.21%) MySQL
3 16 (37.21%) Python
4 15 (34.88%) NoSQL
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (32.56%) Oracle
6 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
6 13 (30.23%) jQuery
6 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (27.91%) Puppet
7 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
8 11 (25.58%) CentOS
9 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
9 10 (23.26%) Ruby
9 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (23.26%) J2EE
9 10 (23.26%) Workflow
10 9 (20.93%) LDAP
10 9 (20.93%) Django
10 9 (20.93%) Scala
10 9 (20.93%) MongoDB
10 9 (20.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (20.93%) Software Architecture
10 9 (20.93%) Play Framework
11 8 (18.60%) PHP
11 8 (18.60%) SQL
12 7 (16.28%) C#
12 7 (16.28%) Firewall

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (13.95%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) LDAP
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MySQL
2 15 (34.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.93%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (16.28%) Pentaho
5 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
6 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.65%) Redis
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) QUnit
2 6 (13.95%) JUnit
2 6 (13.95%) JMeter
2 6 (13.95%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) NetBeans
3 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Hudson
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.33%) Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) jQuery
2 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (23.26%) J2EE
3 9 (20.93%) Django
3 9 (20.93%) Play Framework
4 7 (16.28%) JPA
4 7 (16.28%) Drools
4 7 (16.28%) Mustache
4 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.28%) JRules
4 7 (16.28%) Ajax
5 6 (13.95%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (13.95%) JSON
5 6 (13.95%) XML
5 6 (13.95%) REST
5 6 (13.95%) Apache Camel
6 5 (11.63%) JFace
6 5 (11.63%) JFreeChart
6 5 (11.63%) Swing
6 5 (11.63%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Smartcard
1 6 (13.95%) PKI
2 5 (11.63%) Chemistry
2 5 (11.63%) Life Science
2 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
2 5 (11.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) CentOS
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Windows
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
2 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.26%) Workflow
4 9 (20.93%) Software Architecture
5 7 (16.28%) MVC
6 6 (13.95%) User Stories
6 6 (13.95%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 5 (11.63%) OO
7 5 (11.63%) Functional Programming
7 5 (11.63%) Knowledge Discovery
7 5 (11.63%) Machine Learning
8 4 (9.30%) DevOps
9 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.98%) Service Management
10 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Scrum
10 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) Python
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) Ruby
5 9 (20.93%) Scala
6 8 (18.60%) PHP
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 7 (16.28%) C#
8 5 (11.63%) Groovy
9 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.33%) Korn
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) OpenIDM
3 4 (9.30%) Nagios
4 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Splunk
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco