Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 124 103
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21 +7
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 6 71 110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 1.59% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 7.53% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 49 83
Median daily rate £450 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +10.47% -4.44%
10th Percentile £400 £394 £318
90th Percentile £578 £575 £737
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.88 £46.19
% change year-on-year -7.59% -18.00% -1.72%

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 393 943 1,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.25% 21.06% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 649 723
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £302 £292
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 8
Median hourly rate £19.90 £17.11 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.34% -8.87% -1.21%
10th Percentile £11.63 £14.41 £14.38
90th Percentile £27.29 £26.21 £34.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year - +8.53% +7.50%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Yorkshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Yorkshire.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +4 4 £550 +16.40% 8
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) CQRS
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) ES6
3 2 (33.33%) Java 8
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Evolutionary Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Kotlin
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
4 1 (16.67%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) NHS

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CQRS
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) Evolutionary Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) ES6
3 2 (33.33%) Java 8
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) Kotlin
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared