The first table below looks at the demand for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 90 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 21 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.047% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.83% 0.16% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
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£485 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.95% -45.88%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
548 618 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.69% 29.14% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 341 461
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 22
Average hourly rate £15.39 £37.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.97% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
West Yorkshire +27 21 £485 - 4
South Yorkshire - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (74.07%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Redis
3 18 (66.67%) Open Source
4 17 (62.96%) Apache
4 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
4 17 (62.96%) PHP
5 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
5 16 (59.26%) JMeter
5 16 (59.26%) OpenLDAP
6 15 (55.56%) Performance Testing
7 14 (51.85%) Validation
8 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 9 (33.33%) Data Architecture
8 9 (33.33%) Reference Data
8 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) ETL
11 6 (22.22%) Pentaho
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (14.81%) jQuery
13 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
13 4 (14.81%) MVC
13 4 (14.81%) Spring
14 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (11.11%) JPA
14 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (62.96%) Apache
1 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) Redis
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (22.22%) Pentaho
3 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) JMeter
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Architect
2 15 (55.56%) Technical Architect
3 10 (37.04%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 3 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Testing Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
1 4 (14.81%) Spring
1 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 3 (11.11%) JPA
2 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) Grails
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Open Source
2 9 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Validation
3 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 9 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (22.22%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.70%) OOP
9 1 (3.70%) OO
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.70%) OWASP
9 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss