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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.53% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £346 £295
% change year-on-year
-4.69% +17.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.52%
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
180 100 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.97% 24.51% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 60 53
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -18.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 2014. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - - - - 2
PostgreSQL
Wales

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Anywhere
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Anywhere
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQLite
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
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