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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 14 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 8.11% - 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 West Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 32.43% 40.74% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
Average daily rate £384 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 34 (97.14%) MongoDB
2 24 (68.57%) Jenkins
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) SOA
4 21 (60.00%) Open Source
5 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (57.14%) SQL
5 20 (57.14%) RDBMS
5 20 (57.14%) Relational Database
6 18 (51.43%) Windows
7 16 (45.71%) Web Services
8 15 (42.86%) UNIX
8 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
9 13 (37.14%) Spring
9 13 (37.14%) JSON
9 13 (37.14%) PaaS
9 13 (37.14%) SOAP
9 13 (37.14%) Linux
9 13 (37.14%) Java
9 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
9 13 (37.14%) GitLab
9 13 (37.14%) IaaS
9 13 (37.14%) REST
10 12 (34.29%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (34.29%) Ansible
10 12 (34.29%) Clustering
10 12 (34.29%) Puppet
10 12 (34.29%) AMQP
10 12 (34.29%) TDD
11 11 (31.43%) Scrum

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss
1 1 (2.86%) nginx
1 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) PaaS
1 13 (37.14%) IaaS
2 11 (31.43%) GitHub
3 9 (25.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) AMQP
2 6 (17.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) MongoDB
2 20 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 20 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Jenkins
2 13 (37.14%) GitLab
3 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.71%) Maven
5 1 (2.86%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) DBA
3 6 (17.14%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Web Services
2 13 (37.14%) Spring
2 13 (37.14%) JSON
2 13 (37.14%) SOAP
2 13 (37.14%) REST
3 12 (34.29%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (28.57%) Spring MVC
5 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Open Source
2 12 (34.29%) Clustering
3 9 (25.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) UNIX
3 13 (37.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) CentOS
4 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) SOA
3 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
6 12 (34.29%) TDD
7 11 (31.43%) Scrum
8 10 (28.57%) MVC
9 9 (25.71%) Data Modelling
10 8 (22.86%) DevOps
11 6 (17.14%) Database Tuning
12 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
13 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
13 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (2.86%) ATDD
13 1 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Puppet
1 12 (34.29%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
2 1 (2.86%) Graphite
2 1 (2.86%) Nessus
2 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) BMC
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) VMware