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 26 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 103 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 15 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.74% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£375 £200 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +95.65%
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
619 438 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.37% 24.44% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 287 178
Average daily rate £360 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% +41.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £86.75 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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
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 26 May 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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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 -7 15 £375 +87.50% 4
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Ruby
5 10 (34.48%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) jQuery
8 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
8 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) Python
9 6 (20.69%) OO
10 5 (17.24%) Swing
10 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) J2EE
10 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.24%) NetBeans
10 5 (17.24%) OOP
10 5 (17.24%) Functional Programming
10 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Discovery
10 5 (17.24%) JFreeChart
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
10 5 (17.24%) Play Framework
10 5 (17.24%) JFace

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (6.90%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.24%) NetBeans
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) QUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) JMeter
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Coach
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (27.59%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) JavaFX
3 5 (17.24%) J2EE
3 5 (17.24%) Swing
3 5 (17.24%) Django
3 5 (17.24%) JFace
3 5 (17.24%) Play Framework
3 5 (17.24%) JFreeChart
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) JPA
5 2 (6.90%) Drools
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (6.90%) JRules
5 2 (6.90%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Chemistry
1 5 (17.24%) Life Science
1 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) CMDB
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Windows NT
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (20.69%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) OOP
3 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
3 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) Functional Programming
3 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Discovery
4 4 (13.79%) User Stories
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Open Source
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) Ruby
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) Groovy
5 5 (17.24%) Scala
6 4 (13.79%) Jython
6 4 (13.79%) VBScript
6 4 (13.79%) Perl
6 4 (13.79%) PHP
7 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (6.90%) OpenIDM
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) HP
2 4 (13.79%) Remedy
3 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
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