Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 55 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 16 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.88% 1.76% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.70% 8.38% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 24
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £610 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.13% +22.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £310 £413 £474
90th Percentile £788 £755 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 165 167 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.43% 21.03% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 100 241
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +8.97% +11.43%
10th Percentile £258 £313 £294
90th Percentile £578 £645 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.85% +141.46%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year -12.82% +41.82% -17.47%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in South Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in South Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in South Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +11 16 £475 -22.13% 5
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (37.50%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Maven
5 4 (25.00%) Selenium
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) API Testing
6 3 (18.75%) SFIA
6 3 (18.75%) Terraform
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Kibana
6 3 (18.75%) HBase
6 3 (18.75%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) REST

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (18.75%) Big Data
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) HBase
5 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (12.50%) Data Lake
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) Pentaho
6 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
6 1 (6.25%) Redis
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
5 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
5 2 (12.50%) ERwin
5 2 (12.50%) GitLab
5 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) Gatling
6 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Data Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Campaign Management Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.25%) React Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) CGI
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Batch
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
3 1 (6.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
1 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) API Testing
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) SFIA
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Data Security
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (12.50%) Metadata Management
5 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Kibana
1 3 (18.75%) Terraform
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Grafana
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) cPanel
3 1 (6.25%) Graylog
3 1 (6.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Tableau
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks