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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 60 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.73% 0.20% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.50% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£403 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
- +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 - £34.00
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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
218 117 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.41% 22.85% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 60 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £473 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.07 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.96% -4.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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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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
North Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - - 3
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PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (88.10%) MongoDB
2 27 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) SQL
4 24 (57.14%) SOA
4 24 (57.14%) Open Source
5 23 (54.76%) Relational Database
6 22 (52.38%) RDBMS
7 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (47.62%) Windows
9 17 (40.48%) Web Services
10 16 (38.10%) UNIX
10 16 (38.10%) Java
10 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
11 15 (35.71%) Linux
12 14 (33.33%) SOAP
12 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
12 14 (33.33%) TDD
12 14 (33.33%) Spring
12 14 (33.33%) JSON
12 14 (33.33%) PaaS
12 14 (33.33%) Puppet
12 14 (33.33%) REST
12 14 (33.33%) IaaS
13 13 (30.95%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (30.95%) AMQP
13 13 (30.95%) Clustering
13 13 (30.95%) Ansible
13 13 (30.95%) GitLab
14 12 (28.57%) Scrum

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.38%) MediaWiki
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) PaaS
1 14 (33.33%) IaaS
2 11 (26.19%) GitHub
3 9 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) AMQP
2 8 (19.05%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) OSPF
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) IPv6
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.38%) IPsec
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (88.10%) MongoDB
2 23 (54.76%) Relational Database
3 22 (52.38%) RDBMS
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.38%) MySQL
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Anywhere
8 1 (2.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.95%) GitLab
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 2 (4.76%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) DBA
3 7 (16.67%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Web Services
2 14 (33.33%) SOAP
2 14 (33.33%) Spring
2 14 (33.33%) JSON
2 14 (33.33%) REST
3 13 (30.95%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (23.81%) Spring MVC
5 5 (11.90%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.76%) PostGIS
6 2 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) .NET
7 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Open Source
2 13 (30.95%) Clustering
3 11 (26.19%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
4 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.38%) Wiki
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) UNIX
3 15 (35.71%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) CentOS
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Debian
6 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) SOA
3 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
6 12 (28.57%) Scrum
6 12 (28.57%) MVC
7 11 (26.19%) Data Modelling
8 9 (21.43%) DevOps
9 7 (16.67%) Database Tuning
10 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.38%) OO
11 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.38%) Workflow
11 1 (2.38%) Migration
11 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.38%) ATDD
11 1 (2.38%) BDD
11 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Samba
2 1 (2.38%) XenServer
2 1 (2.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Puppet
2 13 (30.95%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Hyperic
4 1 (2.38%) Graphite
4 1 (2.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) BMC
3 1 (2.38%) ESRI