Period
to 18 September 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 September 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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 120 121
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +22
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 40 86 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.99% 1.71% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 7.30% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 67 73
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £401 £285 £406
90th Percentile £565 £663 £645
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +183.33%

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 776 1,178 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.20% 23.44% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 822 639
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £305
90th Percentile £575 £550 £535
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.91 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.97% -2.86% +29.63%
10th Percentile £14.32 £13.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +1.00%

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 September 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 September 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 -8 23 £425 -10.53% 6
South Yorkshire -16 14 £513 +13.89% 2
North Yorkshire +2 3 - - 2
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 33 (82.50%) AWS
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
4 21 (52.50%) Web Services
4 21 (52.50%) Python
5 19 (47.50%) Linux
6 17 (42.50%) Puppet
7 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 15 (37.50%) Windows Server
8 15 (37.50%) MongoDB
8 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (37.50%) Windows
8 15 (37.50%) HTTP
8 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 15 (37.50%) MySQL
8 15 (37.50%) Subversion
9 14 (35.00%) Open Source
10 13 (32.50%) Ruby
10 13 (32.50%) Java
10 13 (32.50%) SSL
10 13 (32.50%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (30.00%) DevOps
11 12 (30.00%) Salt
11 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
12 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
12 11 (27.50%) Spring
13 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
13 10 (25.00%) SOAP

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 10 (25.00%) Confluence
2 7 (17.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 33 (82.50%) AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Azure
3 7 (17.50%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (17.50%) GitHub
4 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (12.50%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (10.00%) Route 53
6 4 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (7.50%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (7.50%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (5.00%) GCP
8 2 (5.00%) Google App Engine
8 2 (5.00%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (5.00%) Heroku
9 1 (2.50%) Algolia
9 1 (2.50%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (2.50%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) HTTP
2 13 (32.50%) SSL
3 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (15.00%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.00%) BigQuery
5 2 (5.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) HDInsight
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (37.50%) Subversion
4 10 (25.00%) JIRA
4 10 (25.00%) Mockito
5 9 (22.50%) Cucumber
6 8 (20.00%) Maven
7 3 (7.50%) GitLab
7 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
8 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.00%) CircleCI
8 2 (5.00%) git-flow
8 2 (5.00%) Selenium
9 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) DBA
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.50%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Python Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Administration Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) Spring
3 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (25.00%) SOAP
4 9 (22.50%) REST
5 8 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 7 (17.50%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (17.50%) Drools
6 7 (17.50%) OpenID
7 5 (12.50%) Spring MVC
8 3 (7.50%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (5.00%) Django
9 2 (5.00%) JSON
9 2 (5.00%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (5.00%) XML
10 1 (2.50%) .NET
10 1 (2.50%) Memcached
10 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) CentOS
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (35.00%) Open Source
4 13 (32.50%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (30.00%) DevOps
6 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Migration
8 7 (17.50%) MVC
8 7 (17.50%) Web Operations
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
10 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (7.50%) TDD
11 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Automation
11 2 (5.00%) ITIL
11 2 (5.00%) Microservices
11 2 (5.00%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) Ruby
4 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Java 8
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Docker
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Puppet
2 12 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (30.00%) Salt
3 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (17.50%) Terraform
5 3 (7.50%) Ansible
5 3 (7.50%) Grafana
5 3 (7.50%) Packer
5 3 (7.50%) Prometheus
5 3 (7.50%) SCCM
6 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) ForgeRock
2 7 (17.50%) Splunk
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL