Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 64 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 -26 +29
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 15 11 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.57% 1.34% 4.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.24% 6.40% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 38
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £610 £673
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.33% -9.29% +58.24%
10th Percentile £309 £413 £500
90th Percentile £675 £755 £800
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +42.86%
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 182 172 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.10% 20.95% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 103 242
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £276 £289 £300
90th Percentile £525 £623 £700
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.17% -48.94% +84.60%
10th Percentile £17.53 £12.00 £14.78
90th Percentile £19.51 £12.00 £31.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +29.63% -25.77%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +7 15 £425 -30.33% 1
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) JIRA
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) Open Source
5 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (40.00%) Coaching
6 5 (33.33%) SFIA
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) User Stories
6 5 (33.33%) Confluence
7 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
7 4 (26.67%) Selenium
7 4 (26.67%) Maven
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) Slack
7 4 (26.67%) Microservices

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 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Slack
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
3 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) HBase
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (6.67%) Redis
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (13.33%) GitLab
4 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.67%) ERwin
5 1 (6.67%) Gatling
5 1 (6.67%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Campaign Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.67%) React Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) CGI
5 1 (6.67%) Django
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (46.67%) Open Source
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) SFIA
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) API Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Microservices
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) API Development
7 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Data Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Kibana
2 1 (6.67%) cPanel
2 1 (6.67%) Grafana
2 1 (6.67%) Plesk
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau