The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 89 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 45 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.55% 0.88% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.86% 3.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 0
Average daily rate £550 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £296
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +26.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.95 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -26.83%
PostgreSQL
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
656 642 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.54% 25.72% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 431 373
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 £289 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £16.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
West Yorkshire -4 21 £566 +61.71% 7
South Yorkshire - 21 £508 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (61.63%) MongoDB
2 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (55.81%) Java
4 41 (47.67%) MySQL
5 40 (46.51%) Tomcat
6 31 (36.05%) Jenkins
7 29 (33.72%) Linux
8 28 (32.56%) JavaScript
9 27 (31.40%) HTML
9 27 (31.40%) Maven
9 27 (31.40%) nginx
10 24 (27.91%) CSS
11 21 (24.42%) Nagios
11 21 (24.42%) CentOS
12 20 (23.26%) SQL
12 20 (23.26%) GitLab
13 19 (22.09%) Opsview
13 19 (22.09%) Web Services
13 19 (22.09%) Artifactory
13 19 (22.09%) Play Framework
14 18 (20.93%) Open Source
14 18 (20.93%) Ruby
15 17 (19.77%) OO
15 17 (19.77%) PHP
15 17 (19.77%) Scala
15 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
15 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
15 17 (19.77%) Puppet
16 16 (18.60%) Apache Cassandra
16 16 (18.60%) NoSQL

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (46.51%) Tomcat
2 27 (31.40%) nginx
3 15 (17.44%) Apache
4 12 (13.95%) JBoss
5 10 (11.63%) Node.js
6 3 (3.49%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.49%) SAS
7 2 (2.33%) Alfresco
7 2 (2.33%) CloudStack
7 2 (2.33%) Drupal
7 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.33%) Jetty
7 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) HTTP
2 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 4 (4.65%) SSL
5 3 (3.49%) DNS
5 3 (3.49%) Firewall
5 3 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.49%) SMS
6 2 (2.33%) IPsec
6 2 (2.33%) LAN
6 2 (2.33%) Network Security
6 2 (2.33%) WAN
7 1 (1.16%) DHCP
7 1 (1.16%) FTP
7 1 (1.16%) IMAP
7 1 (1.16%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.16%) SMTP
7 1 (1.16%) SNMP
7 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (61.63%) MongoDB
2 41 (47.67%) MySQL
3 16 (18.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (18.60%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.79%) Relational Database
5 9 (10.47%) Redis
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.65%) HBase
8 4 (4.65%) Jackrabbit
8 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.49%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.49%) Pentaho
10 2 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (1.16%) Big Data
11 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 31 (36.05%) Jenkins
2 27 (31.40%) Maven
3 20 (23.26%) GitLab
4 19 (22.09%) Artifactory
5 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
6 9 (10.47%) Subversion
7 6 (6.98%) Mockito
8 4 (4.65%) JIRA
8 4 (4.65%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.49%) ERwin
9 3 (3.49%) Liquibase
10 2 (2.33%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.33%) jMock
10 2 (2.33%) JUnit
10 2 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.16%) JConsole
11 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (41.86%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.09%) Architect
4 18 (20.93%) Technical Architect
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Architect
6 10 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) PHP Developer
6 10 (11.63%) Senior Technical Architect
7 9 (10.47%) Digital Architect
7 9 (10.47%) Digital Technical Architect
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Senior Digital Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 4 (4.65%) DBA
10 4 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL DBA
11 3 (3.49%) Administrator
11 3 (3.49%) Consultant
11 3 (3.49%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.40%) HTML
2 24 (27.91%) CSS
3 19 (22.09%) Play Framework
3 19 (22.09%) Web Services
4 16 (18.60%) Django
5 15 (17.44%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (15.12%) REST
7 12 (13.95%) Spring
8 11 (12.79%) HTML5
9 9 (10.47%) JSON
9 9 (10.47%) LAMP
10 8 (9.30%) Hibernate
10 8 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (8.14%) Ajax
12 6 (6.98%) Sass
12 6 (6.98%) SOAP
12 6 (6.98%) Spring MVC
13 5 (5.81%) CSS3
13 5 (5.81%) RESTful
13 5 (5.81%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) User Experience
3 4 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Linux
2 21 (24.42%) CentOS
3 16 (18.60%) Unix
4 7 (8.14%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.49%) Windows
6 2 (2.33%) AIX
6 2 (2.33%) HPUX
6 2 (2.33%) SUSE
7 1 (1.16%) Debian
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.93%) Open Source
3 17 (19.77%) OO
4 15 (17.44%) MVC
5 14 (16.28%) Software Architecture
6 13 (15.12%) DevOps
6 13 (15.12%) TDD
7 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
7 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.63%) OOP
8 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.63%) Web Operations
9 7 (8.14%) BDD
10 6 (6.98%) Information Architecture
10 6 (6.98%) Kanban
10 6 (6.98%) OWASP
10 6 (6.98%) User Stories
11 5 (5.81%) Fund Management
11 5 (5.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) Java
2 28 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.26%) SQL
4 18 (20.93%) Ruby
5 17 (19.77%) PHP
5 17 (19.77%) Scala
6 9 (10.47%) Python
7 8 (9.30%) Perl
8 6 (6.98%) C++
9 4 (4.65%) Go
10 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.33%) C#
12 1 (1.16%) C
12 1 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (9.30%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) vCloud
3 2 (2.33%) KVM
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) vSphere
3 2 (2.33%) Xen
4 1 (1.16%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.16%) HDFS
4 1 (1.16%) NFS
4 1 (1.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (24.42%) Nagios
2 19 (22.09%) Opsview
3 17 (19.77%) Puppet
4 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.81%) Ansible
6 4 (4.65%) logstash
6 4 (4.65%) Salt
7 3 (3.49%) Grafana
7 3 (3.49%) Kibana
7 3 (3.49%) Uchiwa
8 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.16%) Cacti
9 1 (1.16%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) VMware
3 3 (3.49%) CA
3 3 (3.49%) Informatica
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.49%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.49%) Tableau
4 2 (2.33%) IBM
4 2 (2.33%) Percona
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.16%) Dell
5 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
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