The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank - 67 57
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.93% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £8.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -67.67%
PostgreSQL
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
100 216 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.00% 32.88% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 158 121
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £26.40 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.34% +46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in South Wales