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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 101 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 28 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.32% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 - £34.00
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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
648 639 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.76% 27.82% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 354 345
Average daily rate £370 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £28.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £15.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £175.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +10 27 £315 -3.07% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (49.28%) Splunk
2 30 (43.48%) Puppet
3 29 (42.03%) Java
4 28 (40.58%) Linux
5 27 (39.13%) Security Cleared
6 26 (37.68%) Red Hat
7 23 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 23 (33.33%) CentOS
8 19 (27.54%) Workflow
9 18 (26.09%) Service Management
10 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
11 16 (23.19%) Oracle
12 15 (21.74%) Nagios
12 15 (21.74%) NoSQL
13 14 (20.29%) LDAP
14 13 (18.84%) MySQL
14 13 (18.84%) PHP
14 13 (18.84%) Python
15 12 (17.39%) SQL
15 12 (17.39%) Ajax
15 12 (17.39%) Incident Management
16 11 (15.94%) JSON
16 11 (15.94%) NHS
16 11 (15.94%) REST
17 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
17 10 (14.49%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (14.49%) jQuery
17 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
18 9 (13.04%) HTML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (11.59%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (7.25%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) LDAP
2 6 (8.70%) Firewall
3 3 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.45%) NAS
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) NoSQL
2 13 (18.84%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
3 10 (14.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (11.59%) Redis
5 7 (10.14%) Pentaho
6 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.45%) Big Data
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.45%) OLTP
9 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.45%) DB2
9 1 (1.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) JMeter
2 6 (8.70%) Subversion
3 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) QUnit
3 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.25%) Law
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Developer
1 11 (15.94%) Analyst
1 11 (15.94%) Architect
2 8 (11.59%) Support Analyst
2 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 6 (8.70%) Head of Architecture
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Architect
4 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (4.35%) Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) DBA
6 3 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Architect
6 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Ajax
2 11 (15.94%) JSON
2 11 (15.94%) REST
3 10 (14.49%) jQuery
3 10 (14.49%) Hibernate
4 9 (13.04%) CSS
4 9 (13.04%) HTML
4 9 (13.04%) J2EE
4 9 (13.04%) JPA
5 6 (8.70%) Drools
5 6 (8.70%) CSS3
5 6 (8.70%) HTML5
5 6 (8.70%) Mustache
5 6 (8.70%) JRules
6 5 (7.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (7.25%) XML
6 5 (7.25%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (7.25%) Apache Camel
6 5 (7.25%) Play Framework
6 5 (7.25%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) NHS
2 8 (11.59%) Open Source
3 5 (7.25%) Smartcard
3 5 (7.25%) PKI
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Wiki
6 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (7.25%) UNIX
4 4 (5.80%) Solaris
4 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Workflow
2 18 (26.09%) Service Management
3 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
5 12 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 8 (11.59%) MVC
7 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.14%) DevOps
8 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.70%) CMMI
8 6 (8.70%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.25%) TDD
9 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.80%) Software Architecture
10 4 (5.80%) Validation
11 3 (4.35%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.35%) Performance Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.03%) Java
2 13 (18.84%) PHP
2 13 (18.84%) Python
3 12 (17.39%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) C#
6 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 5 (7.25%) Scala
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) Korn
7 1 (1.45%) PHP5
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 23 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (43.48%) Puppet
2 15 (21.74%) Nagios
3 6 (8.70%) OpenIDM
4 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Splunk
2 26 (37.68%) Red Hat
3 16 (23.19%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) Twitter
6 2 (2.90%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.45%) EnterpriseDB