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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 121 100 121
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.82% 0.049%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 3.32% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £485 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
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
824 572 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.72% 24.54% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 328 317
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.39 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.49% -56.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -9 14 £450 -7.21% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (30.77%) Java
5 11 (28.21%) Ruby
5 11 (28.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) Python
7 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
8 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
9 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
9 7 (17.95%) Django
9 7 (17.95%) jQuery
9 7 (17.95%) OO
9 7 (17.95%) UNIX
10 6 (15.38%) ITIL
10 6 (15.38%) VBScript
10 6 (15.38%) Perl
10 6 (15.38%) Windows NT
10 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.38%) HP
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (15.38%) Remedy
10 6 (15.38%) Clustering
10 6 (15.38%) Jython
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1 (2.56%) Node.js
1 1 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
3 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
1 5 (12.82%) NetBeans
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Hudson
5 1 (2.56%) QUnit
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Consultant
2 5 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Digital Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (17.95%) Django
2 7 (17.95%) jQuery
3 5 (12.82%) JavaFX
3 5 (12.82%) Swing
3 5 (12.82%) JFace
3 5 (12.82%) Play Framework
3 5 (12.82%) JFreeChart
4 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 2 (5.13%) React
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
6 2 (5.13%) Laravel
6 2 (5.13%) Sass
6 2 (5.13%) Ember.js
7 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.56%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Clustering
1 6 (15.38%) CMDB
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.82%) Chemistry
2 5 (12.82%) Life Science
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 6 (15.38%) Windows NT
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) OOP
5 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
5 5 (12.82%) Machine Learning
5 5 (12.82%) Functional Programming
5 5 (12.82%) Knowledge Discovery
6 4 (10.26%) User Stories
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.13%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) Ruby
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 9 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (15.38%) Jython
6 6 (15.38%) VBScript
6 6 (15.38%) Perl
7 5 (12.82%) PHP
7 5 (12.82%) Groovy
7 5 (12.82%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) vCloud
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) Remedy
3 2 (5.13%) Splunk
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
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