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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 88 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 19 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.22% 1.53% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.10% 6.69% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £485 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
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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
463 254 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.68% 22.80% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 160 151
Average daily rate £336 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £262 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -64.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £63.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 18 (47.37%) MySQL
2 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 12 (31.58%) Java
4 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
5 11 (28.95%) Ruby
5 11 (28.95%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
7 8 (21.05%) Open Source
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
8 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.42%) Windows
8 7 (18.42%) jQuery
8 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (18.42%) vCloud
8 7 (18.42%) Puppet
8 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
9 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 6 (15.79%) HP UCMDB
9 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (15.79%) CMDB
9 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
9 6 (15.79%) Clustering
9 6 (15.79%) Jython
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1 (2.63%) Node.js
1 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) MySQL
2 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) NetBeans
2 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) QUnit
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Technical Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Consultant
2 5 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Web Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (2.63%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (18.42%) jQuery
3 5 (13.16%) JavaFX
3 5 (13.16%) Swing
3 5 (13.16%) JFace
3 5 (13.16%) Play Framework
3 5 (13.16%) JFreeChart
3 5 (13.16%) Django
4 4 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.63%) React
6 1 (2.63%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) Laravel
6 1 (2.63%) Mustache
6 1 (2.63%) Sass
6 1 (2.63%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
1 6 (15.79%) CMDB
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
2 5 (13.16%) Chemistry
2 5 (13.16%) Life Science
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
3 6 (15.79%) Windows NT
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (21.05%) Open Source
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) OO
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) OOP
4 5 (13.16%) Functional Programming
4 5 (13.16%) Knowledge Discovery
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.16%) Software Architecture
4 5 (13.16%) Machine Learning
5 4 (10.53%) User Stories
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) Ruby
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) VBScript
5 6 (15.79%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) Jython
5 6 (15.79%) Perl
6 5 (13.16%) Groovy
6 5 (13.16%) Scala
7 3 (7.89%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
1 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.79%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (2.63%) OpenIDM
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) Remedy
3 2 (5.26%) Splunk
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
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