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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 90 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 25 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.25% 1.20% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.72% 4.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 0
Average daily rate £613 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
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
437 480 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.84% 27.40% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 341 248
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -81.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -15 24 £625 +66.66% 2
Wakefield - 1 £360 -
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 37 (64.91%) MySQL
2 28 (49.12%) MongoDB
3 27 (47.37%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (45.61%) Tomcat
5 24 (42.11%) Linux
5 24 (42.11%) HTML
6 20 (35.09%) Play Framework
7 19 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (31.58%) Django
8 18 (31.58%) Scala
8 18 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 17 (29.82%) Software Architecture
9 17 (29.82%) Ruby
10 16 (28.07%) CSS
11 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 15 (26.32%) Apache
11 15 (26.32%) nginx
11 15 (26.32%) REST
12 13 (22.81%) Unix
12 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
13 11 (19.30%) Disclosure Scotland
13 11 (19.30%) SQL
13 11 (19.30%) TDD
13 11 (19.30%) Maven
14 10 (17.54%) JSON
14 10 (17.54%) Oracle
14 10 (17.54%) Mac OS X
14 10 (17.54%) Internet

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 26 (45.61%) Tomcat
2 15 (26.32%) Apache
2 15 (26.32%) nginx
3 9 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (5.26%) CloudStack
4 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.51%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.51%) Node.js
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (64.91%) MySQL
2 28 (49.12%) MongoDB
3 19 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
5 10 (17.54%) Redis
6 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (19.30%) Maven
3 8 (14.04%) Subversion
4 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.53%) GitLab
5 5 (8.77%) Artifactory
6 3 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.51%) DbUnit
7 2 (3.51%) jMock
7 2 (3.51%) JUnit
7 2 (3.51%) Mockito
8 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Architect
2 23 (40.35%) Technical Architect
3 19 (33.33%) Developer
4 14 (24.56%) Senior Architect
5 13 (22.81%) Senior Technical Architect
6 12 (21.05%) Digital Architect
6 12 (21.05%) Digital Technical Architect
7 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
7 9 (15.79%) Senior Digital Architect
7 9 (15.79%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 8 (14.04%) PHP Developer
9 5 (8.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) DBA
10 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL DBA
11 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
12 2 (3.51%) Administrator
12 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
12 2 (3.51%) Consultant
12 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) HTML
2 20 (35.09%) Play Framework
3 18 (31.58%) Django
3 18 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (28.07%) CSS
5 15 (26.32%) REST
6 10 (17.54%) JSON
7 9 (15.79%) Web Services
8 8 (14.04%) Spring
9 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
9 6 (10.53%) Spring MVC
10 5 (8.77%) HTML5
10 5 (8.77%) LAMP
10 5 (8.77%) Servlets
11 4 (7.02%) J2EE
11 4 (7.02%) Sass
11 4 (7.02%) SOAP
11 4 (7.02%) Struts
12 3 (5.26%) Middleware
12 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Unix
3 10 (17.54%) Mac OS X
4 6 (10.53%) CentOS
5 3 (5.26%) AIX
5 3 (5.26%) HPUX
5 3 (5.26%) SUSE
5 3 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Software Architecture
3 11 (19.30%) TDD
4 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.79%) OO
5 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.04%) Open Source
7 6 (10.53%) DevOps
8 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.77%) Information Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) OOP
8 5 (8.77%) OWASP
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) BDD
10 3 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.26%) Kanban
10 3 (5.26%) User Stories
10 3 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) Scala
3 17 (29.82%) Ruby
4 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.30%) SQL
6 9 (15.79%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) KVM
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.26%) vSphere
1 3 (5.26%) Xen
2 2 (3.51%) vCloud
3 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Nagios
2 5 (8.77%) Opsview
3 4 (7.02%) Puppet
4 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.75%) Ansible
5 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) IBM
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
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