Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 99 109
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 +14
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 82 84 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.69% 1.90% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.64% 9.05% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 81 77
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% -6.74%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £356
90th Percentile £700 £688 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.75 £43.10 £47.00
% change year-on-year -5.44% -8.31% +21.40%

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 1,073 928 1,222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.08% 21.02% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 624 821
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £484 £470 £428
% change year-on-year +2.98% +9.81% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 2 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.74 £32.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.89% +36.46% +29.73%
10th Percentile £12.74 £23.03 £13.50
90th Percentile £23.05 £42.28 £31.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.31 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.79% +11.82% -6.67%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 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
West Yorkshire -16 67 £500 +16.28% 14
South Yorkshire -10 11 £575 -5.74% 4
North Yorkshire - 3 £190 - 3
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 61 (74.39%) SQL
2 52 (63.41%) Git (software)
3 50 (60.98%) NoSQL
4 48 (58.54%) TDD
5 47 (57.32%) MongoDB
6 41 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 38 (46.34%) Java
8 37 (45.12%) Python
9 35 (42.68%) Linux
10 33 (40.24%) MySQL
10 33 (40.24%) JIRA
11 31 (37.80%) Jenkins
12 29 (35.37%) Microservices
12 29 (35.37%) Test Automation
12 29 (35.37%) Confluence
12 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
14 27 (32.93%) Node.js
15 26 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
16 25 (30.49%) Ansible
16 25 (30.49%) REST
16 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
16 25 (30.49%) BDD
16 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 24 (29.27%) Mentoring
17 24 (29.27%) SDLC
18 23 (28.05%) Coaching
18 23 (28.05%) RabbitMQ
18 23 (28.05%) Slack

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 29 (35.37%) Confluence
2 26 (31.71%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (25.61%) nginx
4 13 (15.85%) Apache
5 10 (12.20%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.66%) Tuxedo
7 2 (2.44%) CMS
7 2 (2.44%) SAS
7 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.44%) WordPress
8 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.05%) Slack
2 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.32%) Serverless
4 5 (6.10%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.44%) GitHub
7 2 (2.44%) IaaS
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.22%) Apigee
8 1 (1.22%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (1.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) SSH
2 2 (2.44%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) SSL
2 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (60.98%) NoSQL
2 47 (57.32%) MongoDB
3 33 (40.24%) MySQL
4 22 (26.83%) Redis
5 16 (19.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (17.07%) GIS
7 13 (15.85%) CouchDB
7 13 (15.85%) Riak
8 12 (14.63%) Hadoop
9 5 (6.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (6.10%) Apache Hive
9 5 (6.10%) Big Data
10 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
11 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.66%) HBase
11 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 52 (63.41%) Git (software)
2 33 (40.24%) JIRA
3 31 (37.80%) Jenkins
4 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
5 20 (24.39%) Subversion
6 17 (20.73%) Mercurial
7 7 (8.54%) Artifactory
8 6 (7.32%) Selenium
9 5 (6.10%) Bitbucket
10 4 (4.88%) git-flow
10 4 (4.88%) Maven
11 3 (3.66%) SonarQube
12 2 (2.44%) ERwin
12 2 (2.44%) GitLab
12 2 (2.44%) gulp
12 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
13 1 (1.22%) JMeter
13 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Developer
2 25 (30.49%) Python Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) AWS Developer
8 4 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Architect
9 3 (3.66%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (3.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Lead Architect
9 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Data Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Django Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Lead Data Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) Node.js
2 25 (30.49%) REST
3 23 (28.05%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (10.98%) Django
5 5 (6.10%) JSON
5 5 (6.10%) Kafka
5 5 (6.10%) Spring
5 5 (6.10%) Spring Boot
6 4 (4.88%) .NET
6 4 (4.88%) OAuth
6 4 (4.88%) SOAP
6 4 (4.88%) XML
7 3 (3.66%) Dropwizard
7 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.66%) Middleware
7 3 (3.66%) RESTful
8 2 (2.44%) Apache NiFi
8 2 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (2.44%) Mongoose
8 2 (2.44%) Sequelize
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.88%) PKI
3 2 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.68%) Linux
2 24 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (7.32%) Unix
4 5 (6.10%) Windows
5 4 (4.88%) CentOS
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (58.54%) TDD
2 41 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.37%) Microservices
3 29 (35.37%) Test Automation
4 25 (30.49%) BDD
4 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (29.27%) Mentoring
5 24 (29.27%) SDLC
6 23 (28.05%) Coaching
7 18 (21.95%) DevOps
8 9 (10.98%) Open Source
9 7 (8.54%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (8.54%) Migration
10 6 (7.32%) OO
10 6 (7.32%) Technical Leadership
11 5 (6.10%) Data Management
12 4 (4.88%) Data Architecture
12 4 (4.88%) Data Extraction
12 4 (4.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 61 (74.39%) SQL
2 38 (46.34%) Java
3 37 (45.12%) Python
4 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.20%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.54%) Ruby
7 5 (6.10%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.10%) Perl
8 4 (4.88%) C#
9 2 (2.44%) C
9 2 (2.44%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) Java 8
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.22%) Prolog
10 1 (1.22%) R
10 1 (1.22%) Scala
10 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) HNC
2 1 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (30.49%) Ansible
2 10 (12.20%) Puppet
3 7 (8.54%) Terraform
4 2 (2.44%) Grafana
4 2 (2.44%) Graylog
4 2 (2.44%) Kibana
5 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) EnterpriseDB
3 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.66%) VMware
4 2 (2.44%) CA
4 2 (2.44%) Informatica
4 2 (2.44%) Pega
4 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.22%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.22%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) MapR