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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 55 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 0.67% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.08% 2.01% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £525 £386 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.92% +47.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -6.20%
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
197 199 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.07% 33.11% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 157 141
Median daily rate £435 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.67% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £466 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Median hourly rate £57.50 £29.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.91% +103.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.76 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £30.00 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

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

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 4 £425 -
Cardiff +14 2 £325 -15.85% 2
PostgreSQL
Wales

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) Liferay
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (40.00%) JUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Splunk
5 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) Dependency Management
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Liferay
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (20.00%) GeoServer
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Luigi
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) MCollective
3 1 (10.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Dependency Management
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Nessus
2 1 (10.00%) Packer
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
1 3 (30.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) Talend
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata
3 1 (10.00%) VMware