Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 17 November 2017 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 117 128
Rank change year-on-year +29 +11 -44
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 68 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.25% 1.46% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.41% 5.88% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 45 51
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £400 £325 £313
90th Percentile £645 £492 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +37.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 723 902 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.92% 24.79% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 613 825
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.91%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £518 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £373
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.88% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +21.07% +9.38%
10th Percentile £13.24 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £24.90 £31.50 £42.27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in West Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Leeds +13 59 £463 +8.82% 5
Bradford +22 7 £419 -
PostgreSQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 45 (66.18%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) Microservices
3 38 (55.88%) Git (software)
4 37 (54.41%) BDD
4 37 (54.41%) REST
5 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (51.47%) Cucumber
7 34 (50.00%) SQL
7 34 (50.00%) MySQL
8 33 (48.53%) JIRA
9 32 (47.06%) TDD
10 30 (44.12%) MongoDB
11 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
12 28 (41.18%) Open Source
13 27 (39.71%) NoSQL
14 26 (38.24%) Confluence
15 24 (35.29%) Test Automation
15 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
15 24 (35.29%) Linux
15 24 (35.29%) Node.js
16 23 (33.82%) SFIA
17 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (30.88%) Jenkins
19 20 (29.41%) Slack
19 20 (29.41%) JUnit
20 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
21 17 (25.00%) Jasmine
21 17 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
21 17 (25.00%) Mentoring
21 17 (25.00%) Coaching

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 26 (38.24%) Confluence
2 7 (10.29%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.29%) SAS
3 6 (8.82%) Apache
4 5 (7.35%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.88%) JBoss
5 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) Slack
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.94%) LDAP
2 2 (2.94%) SMS
2 2 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) MySQL
2 30 (44.12%) MongoDB
3 27 (39.71%) NoSQL
4 17 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (19.12%) Relational Database
6 11 (16.18%) Big Data
7 10 (14.71%) Hadoop
7 10 (14.71%) HBase
8 6 (8.82%) Apache Hive
8 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.41%) Data Lake
10 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.41%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (55.88%) Git (software)
2 35 (51.47%) Cucumber
3 33 (48.53%) JIRA
4 21 (30.88%) Jenkins
5 20 (29.41%) JUnit
6 17 (25.00%) Jasmine
7 5 (7.35%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.41%) ERwin
9 2 (2.94%) Firebug
9 2 (2.94%) Gradle
9 2 (2.94%) Hamcrest
9 2 (2.94%) Maven
10 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.47%) GCC
10 1 (1.47%) git-flow
10 1 (1.47%) Mockito
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Marketing
4 5 (7.35%) Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Electronics
4 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Software Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 12 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) Python Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Data Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Data Architect
10 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Lead Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Lead Data Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (54.41%) REST
2 24 (35.29%) Node.js
3 11 (16.18%) Django
3 11 (16.18%) Spring
4 10 (14.71%) XSD
5 9 (13.24%) Dropwizard
5 9 (13.24%) Spring Boot
6 7 (10.29%) HTML
6 7 (10.29%) JAXB
7 6 (8.82%) CSS
7 6 (8.82%) Kafka
7 6 (8.82%) Swagger
8 5 (7.35%) Apache Camel
8 5 (7.35%) Drools
9 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.88%) XML
10 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.94%) jQuery
11 2 (2.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Minimum Viable Product
2 5 (7.35%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Linux
2 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Microservices
2 37 (54.41%) BDD
3 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.06%) TDD
5 28 (41.18%) Open Source
6 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 24 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 23 (33.82%) SFIA
8 17 (25.00%) Coaching
8 17 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 15 (22.06%) Scrum
10 13 (19.12%) SDLC
11 11 (16.18%) Integration Testing
11 11 (16.18%) User Stories
12 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (14.71%) Data Architecture
12 10 (14.71%) Kanban
13 8 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (11.76%) OOD
14 7 (10.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) Java
2 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.59%) Python
5 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.94%) R
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.94%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Docker
2 5 (7.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (7.35%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Ansible
1 6 (8.82%) Terraform
2 5 (7.35%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) Grafana
4 1 (1.47%) Graylog
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Informatica
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) CA
4 3 (4.41%) Tableau
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft