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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 106 62 97
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +35
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 22 37 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 2.18% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.34% 8.43% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £14.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-44.82% -61.33%
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
658 439 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.86% 25.88% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 272 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 23
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +36.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -42 22 £350 +40.00% 10
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (45.95%) MySQL
1 17 (45.95%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (40.54%) Open Source
4 12 (32.43%) Puppet
4 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
4 12 (32.43%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (32.43%) vCloud
4 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
4 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
5 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
6 10 (27.03%) Oracle
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 8 (21.62%) PHP
7 8 (21.62%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.92%) Windows
9 6 (16.22%) Clustering
9 6 (16.22%) Jython
9 6 (16.22%) CMDB
9 6 (16.22%) Ruby
9 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) UNIX
9 6 (16.22%) VBScript
9 6 (16.22%) Perl
9 6 (16.22%) Windows NT

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (5.41%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) HTML
1 8 (21.62%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) Sass
4 3 (8.11%) LAMP
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) JFreeChart
5 2 (5.41%) JFace
5 2 (5.41%) JavaFX
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) Swing
6 1 (2.70%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) Laravel
6 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Clustering
1 6 (16.22%) CMDB
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.41%) Chemistry
2 2 (5.41%) Life Science
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Windows NT
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (40.54%) Open Source
2 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) OO
4 5 (13.51%) OOP
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) OWASP
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) Functional Programming
6 2 (5.41%) Knowledge Discovery
6 2 (5.41%) Machine Learning
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) PHP
4 6 (16.22%) Perl
4 6 (16.22%) Jython
4 6 (16.22%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) VBScript
5 3 (8.11%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) PHP5
6 2 (5.41%) Groovy
6 2 (5.41%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) vCloud
2 1 (2.70%) QEMU
2 1 (2.70%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Puppet
1 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.22%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) VMware