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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 62 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 27 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.21% 0.20% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 - £34.00
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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
324 278 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.54% 28.11% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 177 150
Average daily rate £363 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 34 (50.75%) Splunk
2 29 (43.28%) Puppet
2 29 (43.28%) Java
3 27 (40.30%) Linux
4 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
5 25 (37.31%) Red Hat
6 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
6 22 (32.84%) CentOS
7 19 (28.36%) Workflow
8 17 (25.37%) Service Management
8 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
9 16 (23.88%) Oracle
10 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
11 14 (20.90%) LDAP
11 14 (20.90%) Nagios
12 13 (19.40%) Python
12 13 (19.40%) MySQL
12 13 (19.40%) PHP
13 12 (17.91%) SQL
13 12 (17.91%) Ajax
14 11 (16.42%) Incident Management
14 11 (16.42%) JSON
14 11 (16.42%) NHS
14 11 (16.42%) REST
15 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
15 10 (14.93%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (14.93%) jQuery
15 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
16 9 (13.43%) HTML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (11.94%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) LDAP
2 6 (8.96%) Firewall
3 3 (4.48%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.49%) NAS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
2 13 (19.40%) MySQL
3 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
3 10 (14.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (11.94%) Redis
5 7 (10.45%) Pentaho
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.49%) Big Data
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.49%) OLTP
9 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.49%) DB2
9 1 (1.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JMeter
2 6 (8.96%) Subversion
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) QUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.46%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.46%) Law
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Developer
1 11 (16.42%) Architect
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Head of Architecture
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Architect
8 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Ajax
2 11 (16.42%) JSON
2 11 (16.42%) REST
3 10 (14.93%) jQuery
3 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
4 9 (13.43%) CSS
4 9 (13.43%) HTML
4 9 (13.43%) J2EE
4 9 (13.43%) JPA
5 6 (8.96%) Drools
5 6 (8.96%) CSS3
5 6 (8.96%) HTML5
5 6 (8.96%) Mustache
5 6 (8.96%) JRules
6 5 (7.46%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (7.46%) XML
6 5 (7.46%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (7.46%) Apache Camel
6 5 (7.46%) Play Framework
6 5 (7.46%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) NHS
2 8 (11.94%) Open Source
3 5 (7.46%) Smartcard
3 5 (7.46%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Replication
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Wiki
6 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.30%) Linux
2 22 (32.84%) CentOS
3 5 (7.46%) UNIX
4 4 (5.97%) Solaris
4 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Windows
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Workflow
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) Service Management
3 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
4 11 (16.42%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.94%) MVC
6 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.96%) CMMI
7 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.96%) DevOps
8 5 (7.46%) TDD
8 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.97%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.97%) Validation
10 3 (4.48%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.99%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) Java
2 13 (19.40%) PHP
2 13 (19.40%) Python
3 12 (17.91%) SQL
4 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.96%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) Ruby
6 5 (7.46%) Scala
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) Korn
7 1 (1.49%) PHP5
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
2 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (43.28%) Puppet
2 14 (20.90%) Nagios
3 6 (8.96%) OpenIDM
4 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Splunk
2 25 (37.31%) Red Hat
3 16 (23.88%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Twitter
6 2 (2.99%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft