Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 112 129
Rank change year-on-year +19 +17 -12
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 86 91 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.95% 1.85% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.31% 7.40% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 77 79
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +55.74%
10th Percentile £400 £356 £345
90th Percentile £645 £575 £686
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.10 £47.00 £38.72
% change year-on-year -8.31% +21.40% +6.36%

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 924 1,230 1,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.99% 25.03% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 821 981
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £541 £538 £525
England median daily rate £470 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +9.94% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.75 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.46% +37.14% +7.10%
10th Percentile £23.03 £13.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.28 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.56% -8.33% +4.57%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 +15 80 £430 -4.44% 13
South Yorkshire -4 12 £610 +35.56% 3
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 58 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (60.47%) Git (software)
3 50 (58.14%) Java
4 48 (55.81%) Microservices
5 47 (54.65%) SQL
6 46 (53.49%) MySQL
7 44 (51.16%) MongoDB
8 43 (50.00%) REST
8 43 (50.00%) BDD
9 39 (45.35%) TDD
9 39 (45.35%) Cucumber
10 38 (44.19%) Open Source
10 38 (44.19%) NoSQL
10 38 (44.19%) JavaScript
11 37 (43.02%) JIRA
12 35 (40.70%) Test Automation
13 34 (39.53%) SFIA
14 33 (38.37%) Node.js
15 31 (36.05%) Software Engineering
15 31 (36.05%) Linux
16 30 (34.88%) Confluence
17 28 (32.56%) Jenkins
17 28 (32.56%) Slack
18 27 (31.40%) JUnit
19 26 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 24 (27.91%) Apache Cassandra
21 22 (25.58%) Red Hat
22 21 (24.42%) Scrum
23 20 (23.26%) Python
23 20 (23.26%) 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 30 (34.88%) Confluence
2 8 (9.30%) SAS
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.56%) Slack
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) SMS
2 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.33%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.33%) LDAP
3 2 (2.33%) SSH
3 2 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (53.49%) MySQL
2 44 (51.16%) MongoDB
3 38 (44.19%) NoSQL
4 24 (27.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (10.47%) Big Data
5 9 (10.47%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
6 8 (9.30%) HBase
7 7 (8.14%) Apache Hive
8 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
9 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.81%) Data Lake
9 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.81%) Pentaho
10 4 (4.65%) Informix
10 4 (4.65%) NewSQL
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (60.47%) Git (software)
2 39 (45.35%) Cucumber
3 37 (43.02%) JIRA
4 28 (32.56%) Jenkins
5 27 (31.40%) JUnit
6 20 (23.26%) Jasmine
7 5 (5.81%) ERwin
8 4 (4.65%) Firebug
8 4 (4.65%) Gradle
8 4 (4.65%) Hamcrest
8 4 (4.65%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.33%) Subversion
10 1 (1.16%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.16%) git-flow
10 1 (1.16%) Maven
10 1 (1.16%) Mockito
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Retail
3 7 (8.14%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) Software Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) Java Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Java Engineer
4 17 (19.77%) Python Developer
5 15 (17.44%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (15.12%) JavaScript Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Agile Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Lead Architect
10 5 (5.81%) Data Architect
10 5 (5.81%) DBA
10 5 (5.81%) Lead Data Architect
11 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Lead
11 4 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Senior Agile Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.00%) REST
2 33 (38.37%) Node.js
3 17 (19.77%) Django
4 12 (13.95%) Spring
4 12 (13.95%) Spring Boot
5 11 (12.79%) HTML
5 11 (12.79%) XSD
6 9 (10.47%) CSS
6 9 (10.47%) Dropwizard
7 7 (8.14%) Web Services
7 7 (8.14%) XML
8 6 (6.98%) JAXB
9 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.81%) Swagger
10 4 (4.65%) Akka
10 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.65%) CSS3
10 4 (4.65%) HATEOAS
10 4 (4.65%) HTML5
10 4 (4.65%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Minimum Viable Product
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Linux
2 26 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Unix
4 4 (4.65%) Android
4 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (55.81%) Microservices
3 43 (50.00%) BDD
4 39 (45.35%) TDD
5 38 (44.19%) Open Source
6 35 (40.70%) Test Automation
7 34 (39.53%) SFIA
8 31 (36.05%) Software Engineering
9 21 (24.42%) Scrum
10 20 (23.26%) Coaching
10 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
11 19 (22.09%) Kanban
12 15 (17.44%) SDLC
12 15 (17.44%) User Stories
13 14 (16.28%) Integration Testing
14 11 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (9.30%) Data Architecture
15 8 (9.30%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.14%) Java
2 47 (54.65%) SQL
3 38 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.26%) Python
5 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.65%) ES6
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) C#
8 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.16%) R
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.33%) SAS Certification
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.33%) HDFS
3 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Ansible
1 4 (4.65%) Puppet
2 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.49%) Salt
2 3 (3.49%) Terraform
3 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.16%) Grafana
4 1 (1.16%) Graylog
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) Informatica
4 5 (5.81%) CA
4 5 (5.81%) Tableau
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Google