Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 117 123
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +24
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 92 71 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.85% 1.62% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.20% 7.29% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 85 68
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £311 £400 £343
90th Percentile £700 £645 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.49 £13.00
% change year-on-year +42.94% +88.35% +62.50%

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 1,122 974 1,338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.56% 22.20% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 656 912
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £291 £305 £281
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.25 £21.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.69% +52.63% -18.57%
10th Percentile £13.02 £11.75 £12.30
90th Percentile £34.13 £37.85 £31.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +0.39%

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 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 20 November 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 -6 71 £489 +8.61% 13
South Yorkshire -5 17 £463 -24.18% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £168 - 8
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 59 (64.13%) SQL
2 53 (57.61%) Git (software)
3 50 (54.35%) MongoDB
4 49 (53.26%) NoSQL
5 45 (48.91%) Java
6 43 (46.74%) TDD
7 41 (44.57%) Software Engineering
8 40 (43.48%) MySQL
9 39 (42.39%) Linux
10 38 (41.30%) JIRA
11 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (36.96%) Python
13 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
13 33 (35.87%) Confluence
14 32 (34.78%) Test Automation
15 31 (33.70%) REST
16 29 (31.52%) BDD
16 29 (31.52%) Microservices
17 28 (30.43%) Jenkins
18 27 (29.35%) Cucumber
18 27 (29.35%) Node.js
19 26 (28.26%) Slack
20 24 (26.09%) Mentoring
20 24 (26.09%) Coaching
20 24 (26.09%) SDLC
20 24 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 22 (23.91%) Elasticsearch
22 21 (22.83%) Ansible
22 21 (22.83%) RabbitMQ
22 21 (22.83%) Subversion

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 33 (35.87%) Confluence
2 22 (23.91%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (19.57%) Apache
4 17 (18.48%) nginx
5 15 (16.30%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.17%) CMS
6 2 (2.17%) SAS
6 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.17%) Tuxedo
6 2 (2.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.09%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) Slack
2 15 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (6.52%) Serverless
4 5 (5.43%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.26%) Force.com
5 3 (3.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.17%) IaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.09%) Apigee
7 1 (1.09%) GitHub
7 1 (1.09%) Office 365
7 1 (1.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) SSH
2 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) SSL
3 2 (2.17%) HTTP
3 2 (2.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) IPsec
4 1 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.09%) VLAN
4 1 (1.09%) VPN
4 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (54.35%) MongoDB
2 49 (53.26%) NoSQL
3 40 (43.48%) MySQL
4 18 (19.57%) Redis
5 17 (18.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (17.39%) Hadoop
7 13 (14.13%) CouchDB
7 13 (14.13%) GIS
8 12 (13.04%) Riak
8 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 10 (10.87%) Apache Hive
10 9 (9.78%) Big Data
11 8 (8.70%) Relational Database
12 7 (7.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (5.43%) HBase
14 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (2.17%) Data Lake
14 2 (2.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 53 (57.61%) Git (software)
2 38 (41.30%) JIRA
3 28 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 27 (29.35%) Cucumber
5 21 (22.83%) Subversion
6 14 (15.22%) Mercurial
7 8 (8.70%) Artifactory
7 8 (8.70%) Selenium
8 5 (5.43%) Bitbucket
9 4 (4.35%) git-flow
9 4 (4.35%) Maven
9 4 (4.35%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.26%) JUnit
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (2.17%) ERwin
11 2 (2.17%) GitLab
11 2 (2.17%) IntelliJ
12 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
12 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
12 1 (1.09%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (3.26%) Finance
1 3 (3.26%) Marketing
1 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 1 (1.09%) Automotive
2 1 (1.09%) Banking
2 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (54.35%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Python Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) AWS Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (3.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) REST
2 27 (29.35%) Node.js
3 21 (22.83%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (9.78%) XML
5 8 (8.70%) JSON
6 7 (7.61%) .NET
6 7 (7.61%) Kafka
6 7 (7.61%) SOAP
7 6 (6.52%) Spring Boot
7 6 (6.52%) Web Services
8 5 (5.43%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (5.43%) CSS
8 5 (5.43%) Django
8 5 (5.43%) HTML
8 5 (5.43%) Spring
8 5 (5.43%) Spring Batch
8 5 (5.43%) Spring Security
9 4 (4.35%) OAuth
10 3 (3.26%) RESTful
10 3 (3.26%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.35%) PKI
4 3 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.26%) NHS
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.09%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) Linux
2 24 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (10.87%) Unix
4 6 (6.52%) Windows
5 4 (4.35%) CentOS
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.74%) TDD
2 41 (44.57%) Software Engineering
3 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 29 (31.52%) BDD
5 29 (31.52%) Microservices
6 24 (26.09%) Coaching
6 24 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 24 (26.09%) SDLC
7 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (20.65%) DevOps
9 14 (15.22%) Open Source
10 10 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (7.61%) Integration Testing
11 7 (7.61%) Migration
11 7 (7.61%) OO
11 7 (7.61%) SFIA
12 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
12 6 (6.52%) Data Management
12 6 (6.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.13%) SQL
2 45 (48.91%) Java
3 34 (36.96%) Python
4 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.13%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.52%) C#
6 6 (6.52%) Ruby
7 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.43%) Perl
8 3 (3.26%) Apex Code
8 3 (3.26%) Java 8
8 3 (3.26%) SOQL
9 2 (2.17%) C
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.17%) R
10 1 (1.09%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) Degree
3 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.09%) HNC
4 1 (1.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.26%) GDPR
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (22.83%) Ansible
2 13 (14.13%) Puppet
3 10 (10.87%) Terraform
4 6 (6.52%) Grafana
5 5 (5.43%) Graylog
6 3 (3.26%) Kibana
7 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.26%) EnterpriseDB
3 3 (3.26%) Informatica
3 3 (3.26%) Micro Focus
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.17%) CA
4 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.17%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.17%) MapR
4 2 (2.17%) Pega
4 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.17%) Tableau
4 2 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
5 1 (1.09%) Aruba
5 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL