The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 2.88% 1.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+199.51% -36.95%
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 West Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 17.27% 35.80% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 9
Average daily rate £350 £438 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £293 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.90 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +4 4 £438 +2.94%
PostgreSQL
Wales

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) nginx
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (20.00%) SELinux
4 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco