Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 122 146
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24 -32
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 71 78 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.62% 1.45% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.29% 5.83% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 68 71
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +39.34%
10th Percentile £400 £343 £313
90th Percentile £645 £575 £675
England median daily rate £500 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.49 £13.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year +88.35% +62.50% -77.14%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 974 1338 1624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.20% 24.86% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 912 1099
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +7.41%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £270
90th Percentile £538 £538 £512
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 24
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.30 £9.30
90th Percentile £37.85 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.39% +15.01%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire +32 67 £450 +5.88% 6
South Yorkshire +7 14 £610 +22.00% 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 44 (61.97%) Java
2 40 (56.34%) Microservices
3 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 37 (52.11%) Git (software)
4 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (50.70%) BDD
4 36 (50.70%) REST
5 34 (47.89%) Cucumber
5 34 (47.89%) MySQL
6 32 (45.07%) JIRA
6 32 (45.07%) MongoDB
7 31 (43.66%) TDD
8 30 (42.25%) Open Source
9 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
10 26 (36.62%) NoSQL
10 26 (36.62%) SFIA
11 25 (35.21%) Confluence
12 23 (32.39%) Test Automation
12 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
12 23 (32.39%) Linux
12 23 (32.39%) Node.js
13 21 (29.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
15 19 (26.76%) Slack
15 19 (26.76%) JUnit
16 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
16 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
16 17 (23.94%) Coaching
17 16 (22.54%) Docker
17 16 (22.54%) Jasmine

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 25 (35.21%) Confluence
2 10 (14.08%) SAS
3 7 (9.86%) Apache Spark
4 6 (8.45%) Apache
5 5 (7.04%) Apache Solr
5 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.63%) JBoss
6 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.76%) Slack
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
2 2 (2.82%) SMS
2 2 (2.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.89%) MySQL
2 32 (45.07%) MongoDB
3 26 (36.62%) NoSQL
4 16 (22.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (19.72%) Big Data
6 13 (18.31%) Hadoop
6 13 (18.31%) HBase
6 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
7 9 (12.68%) Apache Hive
8 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
10 6 (8.45%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (8.45%) Data Lake
10 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 6 (8.45%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (52.11%) Git (software)
2 34 (47.89%) Cucumber
3 32 (45.07%) JIRA
4 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
5 19 (26.76%) JUnit
6 16 (22.54%) Jasmine
7 6 (8.45%) ERwin
8 5 (7.04%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.82%) Firebug
9 2 (2.82%) Gradle
9 2 (2.82%) Hamcrest
9 2 (2.82%) Maven
10 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.41%) GCC
10 1 (1.41%) git-flow
10 1 (1.41%) Mockito
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Retail
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Electronics
4 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Software Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Java Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (15.49%) Python Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Data Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Agile Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Data Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Lead Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Lead Data Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) REST
2 23 (32.39%) Node.js
3 11 (15.49%) Django
3 11 (15.49%) Spring
4 10 (14.08%) XSD
5 9 (12.68%) Dropwizard
5 9 (12.68%) Spring Boot
6 7 (9.86%) HTML
6 7 (9.86%) JAXB
7 6 (8.45%) CSS
7 6 (8.45%) Kafka
7 6 (8.45%) Swagger
8 5 (7.04%) Apache Camel
8 5 (7.04%) Drools
9 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.63%) XML
10 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.82%) JSP
11 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Minimum Viable Product
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (11.27%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Microservices
2 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.70%) BDD
3 31 (43.66%) TDD
4 30 (42.25%) Open Source
5 26 (36.62%) SFIA
6 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
6 23 (32.39%) Test Automation
7 17 (23.94%) Coaching
7 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
8 15 (21.13%) Scrum
9 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (18.31%) Data Architecture
10 12 (16.90%) SDLC
11 11 (15.49%) Integration Testing
11 11 (15.49%) User Stories
12 10 (14.08%) Kanban
13 8 (11.27%) Data Integration
13 8 (11.27%) Data Management
13 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) Java
2 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.72%) Python
5 8 (11.27%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.82%) R
6 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.82%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) QA
2 6 (8.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (7.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Ansible
1 6 (8.45%) Terraform
2 5 (7.04%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.82%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) Grafana
4 1 (1.41%) Graylog
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Red Hat
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Informatica
4 6 (8.45%) CA
4 6 (8.45%) Tableau
5 5 (7.04%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft