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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 35 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 26.12% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£394 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £346 £295
% change year-on-year
-4.69% +17.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.52%
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
55 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 41.04% 43.14% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 0
Average daily rate £384 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (94.44%) MongoDB
2 25 (69.44%) Jenkins
3 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (61.11%) SOA
5 21 (58.33%) SQL
5 21 (58.33%) Relational Database
5 21 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (58.33%) Open Source
6 20 (55.56%) RDBMS
7 19 (52.78%) Windows
8 16 (44.44%) Web Services
9 15 (41.67%) UNIX
9 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
10 14 (38.89%) Linux
10 14 (38.89%) Java
11 13 (36.11%) SOAP
11 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
11 13 (36.11%) Spring
11 13 (36.11%) Puppet
11 13 (36.11%) PaaS
11 13 (36.11%) JSON
11 13 (36.11%) IaaS
11 13 (36.11%) REST
12 12 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (33.33%) Ansible
12 12 (33.33%) AMQP
12 12 (33.33%) TDD
12 12 (33.33%) Clustering
13 11 (30.56%) Scrum
13 11 (30.56%) GitHub

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) MediaWiki
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) PaaS
1 13 (36.11%) IaaS
2 11 (30.56%) GitHub
3 9 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) AMQP
2 6 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) IPv6
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (94.44%) MongoDB
2 21 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 20 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) DBA
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Web Services
2 13 (36.11%) SOAP
2 13 (36.11%) Spring
2 13 (36.11%) JSON
2 13 (36.11%) REST
3 12 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Open Source
2 12 (33.33%) Clustering
3 9 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) UNIX
3 14 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (19.44%) CentOS
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) SOA
3 21 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 13 (36.11%) Configuration Management
6 12 (33.33%) TDD
7 11 (30.56%) Scrum
8 10 (27.78%) MVC
8 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
9 9 (25.00%) DevOps
10 6 (16.67%) Database Tuning
11 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.78%) ATDD
12 1 (2.78%) User Stories
12 1 (2.78%) Database Theory
12 1 (2.78%) Relational Database Theory
12 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Scala
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
2 1 (2.78%) Postfix
2 1 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Puppet
2 12 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Hyperic
4 1 (2.78%) logstash
4 1 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) HP
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) BMC