The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 64 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 37 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.17% 0.44% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.26% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
448 436 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.21% 27.32% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 251 199
Average daily rate £350 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.86 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £22.00 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the West Yorkshire region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Leeds +24 37 £305 -6.15% 4
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 41 (53.25%) Java
2 37 (48.05%) Red Hat
3 33 (42.86%) Splunk
4 29 (37.66%) Puppet
5 27 (35.06%) Linux
6 26 (33.77%) Security Cleared
7 25 (32.47%) PHP
8 22 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 22 (28.57%) Redis
9 21 (27.27%) CentOS
9 21 (27.27%) Open Source
10 20 (25.97%) JMeter
11 18 (23.38%) Apache
11 18 (23.38%) Workflow
12 17 (22.08%) Tomcat
12 17 (22.08%) Oracle
12 17 (22.08%) Service Management
13 16 (20.78%) OpenLDAP
14 15 (19.48%) Configuration Management
14 15 (19.48%) Validation
14 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (19.48%) Performance Testing
15 14 (18.18%) Nagios
15 14 (18.18%) LDAP
16 12 (15.58%) Python
16 12 (15.58%) NHS
17 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
17 11 (14.29%) SQL
17 11 (14.29%) Ajax
17 11 (14.29%) Incident Management

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (23.38%) Apache
2 17 (22.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.39%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) OpenLDAP
2 14 (18.18%) LDAP
3 5 (6.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.30%) SAN
4 1 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) Redis
2 10 (12.99%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.69%) MySQL
4 7 (9.09%) Pentaho
5 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) OLTP
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.30%) DB2
8 1 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) JMeter
2 5 (6.49%) Subversion
3 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) QUnit
3 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.19%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 5 (6.49%) Law
2 1 (1.30%) Banking
2 1 (1.30%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Architect
2 15 (19.48%) Technical Architect
3 12 (15.58%) Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Head of Architecture
8 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Java Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Architect
10 3 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) Ajax
2 10 (12.99%) JSON
2 10 (12.99%) Hibernate
2 10 (12.99%) jQuery
2 10 (12.99%) REST
3 9 (11.69%) JPA
4 8 (10.39%) CSS
4 8 (10.39%) HTML
4 8 (10.39%) J2EE
5 6 (7.79%) CSS3
5 6 (7.79%) HTML5
6 5 (6.49%) Drools
6 5 (6.49%) Mustache
6 5 (6.49%) JRules
7 4 (5.19%) Spring
7 4 (5.19%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.19%) XML
7 4 (5.19%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (5.19%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Open Source
2 12 (15.58%) NHS
3 9 (11.69%) Reference Data
4 8 (10.39%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) Smartcard
5 4 (5.19%) PKI
6 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 21 (27.27%) CentOS
3 5 (6.49%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Solaris
4 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Windows
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Workflow
2 17 (22.08%) Service Management
3 15 (19.48%) Configuration Management
3 15 (19.48%) Validation
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.48%) Performance Testing
4 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 9 (11.69%) Data Architecture
5 9 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (10.39%) MVC
7 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 6 (7.79%) CMMI
8 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.79%) DevOps
8 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.19%) TDD
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) Java
2 25 (32.47%) PHP
3 12 (15.58%) Python
4 11 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.49%) C#
7 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) Korn
7 1 (1.30%) PHP5
7 1 (1.30%) Scala
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) Puppet
2 14 (18.18%) Nagios
3 5 (6.49%) OpenIDM
4 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (48.05%) Red Hat
2 33 (42.86%) Splunk
3 17 (22.08%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco
4 4 (5.19%) Twitter
5 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
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