The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 77 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.22% 0.57% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 2.19% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £388 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -67.77%
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
258 183 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.02% 25.96% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 129 104
Average daily rate £325 £359 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% +8.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.80 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% +95.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -3.22%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -11 2 - - 4
PostgreSQL
UK

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JBoss
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) nginx
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) JSF
4 4 (44.44%) HTTP
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Docker
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Liferay
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (55.56%) JBoss
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) nginx
3 3 (33.33%) Liferay
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (22.22%) ArcGIS
4 2 (22.22%) ArcSDE
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) GIS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) JSF
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Dojo
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) JPA
3 2 (22.22%) Facelets
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) PostGIS
3 2 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (22.22%) RUP
5 2 (22.22%) DSDM
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Salt
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
2 2 (22.22%) ESRI
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco