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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 123 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Average daily rate
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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 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +95.65%
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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
846 659 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.04% 26.17% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 423 284
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +113.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
West Yorkshire -3 12 £375 +87.50% 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (59.46%) MySQL
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (35.14%) Ruby
3 13 (35.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
5 11 (29.73%) Django
6 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
6 10 (27.03%) Python
7 9 (24.32%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
7 9 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (24.32%) Play Framework
7 9 (24.32%) Scala
7 9 (24.32%) Software Architecture
8 8 (21.62%) jQuery
8 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
9 7 (18.92%) OO
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.22%) PHP
10 6 (16.22%) User Stories
10 6 (16.22%) SaaS
11 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
11 5 (13.51%) Chemistry
11 5 (13.51%) Life Science
11 5 (13.51%) JavaFX
11 5 (13.51%) Groovy

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (5.41%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) MySQL
2 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
3 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
4 9 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.51%) NetBeans
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) JMeter
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) QUnit
4 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Hudson
5 1 (2.70%) Ant
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Digital Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (29.73%) Django
3 9 (24.32%) Play Framework
4 8 (21.62%) jQuery
5 5 (13.51%) JavaFX
5 5 (13.51%) JFreeChart
5 5 (13.51%) JFace
5 5 (13.51%) J2EE
5 5 (13.51%) Swing
6 4 (10.81%) HTML
6 4 (10.81%) CSS
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.41%) React
7 2 (5.41%) REST
7 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (5.41%) JRules
7 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.41%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) XML
7 2 (5.41%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
1 5 (13.51%) Chemistry
1 5 (13.51%) Life Science
2 3 (8.11%) CMDB
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Smartcard
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Windows NT
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (24.32%) Software Architecture
4 7 (18.92%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) User Stories
6 5 (13.51%) Functional Programming
6 5 (13.51%) Knowledge Discovery
6 5 (13.51%) Machine Learning
6 5 (13.51%) OOP
6 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Workflow
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) MVC
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) BDD
9 2 (5.41%) OO PHP
9 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) Ruby
3 10 (27.03%) Python
4 9 (24.32%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Scala
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
6 5 (13.51%) Groovy
7 3 (8.11%) Perl
7 3 (8.11%) VBScript
7 3 (8.11%) Jython
8 2 (5.41%) C#
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (5.41%) OpenIDM
3 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Splunk
2 3 (8.11%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) EnterpriseDB
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