Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 61 48
Rank change year-on-year -12 -13 +6
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 11 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.16% 1.33% 3.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.48% 7.24% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 34
South Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £610 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.74% +35.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £343
90th Percentile £788 £700 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% -8.16%
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 147 152 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.54% 18.40% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 88 209
South Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £321 £298
90th Percentile £538 £605 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.68% -12.00% +212.50%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.87 £32.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year -48.49% +36.46% +29.73%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -1 11 £575 -5.74% 6
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Ansible
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Confluence
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) SFIA
4 3 (27.27%) Terraform
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (27.27%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) SAS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (18.18%) Data Lake
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) HBase
3 2 (18.18%) Pentaho
4 1 (9.09%) Blockchain
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) ERwin
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Data Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) React Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Batch
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) SFIA
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) OWASP
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Terraform
3 2 (18.18%) Kibana
4 1 (9.09%) Grafana
4 1 (9.09%) Graylog
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CA
1 2 (18.18%) EnterpriseDB
1 2 (18.18%) Informatica
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Pega
1 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau