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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 64 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.37% - 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.13% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +95.65%
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
177 122 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 32.78% 19.12% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 84 55
Average daily rate £350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £26.70 £28.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 1 £375 -
PostgreSQL
Wales

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Toad
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Dojo
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) ArcSDE
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) JSF
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSDE
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (50.00%) Toad
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) GIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Dojo
1 1 (16.67%) JSF
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) PostGIS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
2 1 (16.67%) ESRI
2 1 (16.67%) VMware