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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 25 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.87% 1.02% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £320 £331
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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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 West Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 26.96% 30.61% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 1
Average daily rate £315 £450 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +20.53%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) IaaS
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) PaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) GitLab
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) JSON

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) IaaS
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) AMQP
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) GitLab
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) ATDD
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (14.29%) Graphite
3 1 (14.29%) SELinux
3 1 (14.29%) logstash
3 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat