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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank - 73 53
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.29% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.85% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £8.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+271.87% -77.14%
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
109 235 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.84% 34.36% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 185 122
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £47.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.06% +9.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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