Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 120 133
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 +41
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 87 64 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.76% 1.54% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.55% 6.63% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 75 66
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £293 £409 £340
90th Percentile £650 £645 £769
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +226.92% -59.38%

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 1,153 966 1,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.38% 23.32% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 639 987
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £302 £306 £290
90th Percentile £550 £535 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +39.29% -20.00%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.92 £12.25
90th Percentile £33.75 £35.95 £31.50
England median hourly rate £28.75 £30.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -4.17% +1.61% +6.28%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 66 £478 +3.24% 15
South Yorkshire -7 14 £450 -26.23% 2
North Yorkshire - 7 £190 - 3
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 53 (60.92%) Git (software)
2 45 (51.72%) MongoDB
3 44 (50.57%) Java
3 44 (50.57%) SQL
4 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (45.98%) MySQL
6 39 (44.83%) NoSQL
7 36 (41.38%) TDD
8 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
9 32 (36.78%) JIRA
9 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
9 32 (36.78%) Linux
10 30 (34.48%) REST
10 30 (34.48%) Jenkins
11 26 (29.89%) Microservices
11 26 (29.89%) Node.js
12 25 (28.74%) Open Source
12 25 (28.74%) Confluence
12 25 (28.74%) Python
13 23 (26.44%) Test Automation
14 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
14 20 (22.99%) DevOps
14 20 (22.99%) Slack
15 19 (21.84%) BDD
15 19 (21.84%) RabbitMQ
15 19 (21.84%) Apache
16 17 (19.54%) Subversion
16 17 (19.54%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration

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 25 (28.74%) Confluence
2 19 (21.84%) Apache
3 17 (19.54%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (14.94%) nginx
5 12 (13.79%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.30%) CMS
6 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) Tuxedo
6 2 (2.30%) WordPress
7 1 (1.15%) IIS
7 1 (1.15%) Jetty
7 1 (1.15%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.15%) SAS
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.15%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) Slack
2 15 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (6.90%) Serverless
4 5 (5.75%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.45%) Force.com
6 3 (3.45%) GitHub
6 3 (3.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.30%) Trello
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.15%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.15%) Office 365
8 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) SSH
1 4 (4.60%) SSL
2 3 (3.45%) HTTP
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) DHCP
3 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.30%) IPsec
3 2 (2.30%) SMS
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) FTP
4 1 (1.15%) VLAN
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (51.72%) MongoDB
2 40 (45.98%) MySQL
3 39 (44.83%) NoSQL
4 17 (19.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
6 12 (13.79%) Hadoop
7 11 (12.64%) GIS
7 11 (12.64%) Redis
8 10 (11.49%) Apache Hive
8 10 (11.49%) Big Data
8 10 (11.49%) CouchDB
8 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
9 9 (10.34%) Riak
10 7 (8.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.45%) HBase
13 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (1.15%) MariaDB
13 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (60.92%) Git (software)
2 32 (36.78%) JIRA
3 30 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 20 (22.99%) Cucumber
5 17 (19.54%) Subversion
6 10 (11.49%) Artifactory
6 10 (11.49%) Mercurial
7 8 (9.20%) JUnit
8 7 (8.05%) Selenium
9 5 (5.75%) Bitbucket
10 4 (4.60%) git-flow
10 4 (4.60%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.60%) Maven
10 4 (4.60%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (2.30%) GitLab
12 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
13 1 (1.15%) Gatling
13 1 (1.15%) TestRail
13 1 (1.15%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (3.45%) Marketing
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Automotive
3 1 (1.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (54.02%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Python Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Architect
8 5 (5.75%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Data Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Graduate
9 3 (3.45%) Junior
9 3 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.45%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.48%) REST
2 26 (29.89%) Node.js
3 19 (21.84%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (10.34%) JSON
4 9 (10.34%) Kafka
4 9 (10.34%) XML
5 8 (9.20%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (9.20%) CSS
5 8 (9.20%) HTML
5 8 (9.20%) Spring
5 8 (9.20%) Spring Boot
6 7 (8.05%) .NET
6 7 (8.05%) SOAP
6 7 (8.05%) Spring Batch
6 7 (8.05%) Spring Security
7 6 (6.90%) Web Services
8 5 (5.75%) Django
9 4 (4.60%) OAuth
9 4 (4.60%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) PKI
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.45%) NHS
5 2 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Linux
2 17 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Unix
4 6 (6.90%) Windows
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.38%) TDD
3 34 (39.08%) Software Engineering
4 26 (29.89%) Microservices
5 25 (28.74%) Open Source
6 23 (26.44%) Test Automation
7 20 (22.99%) DevOps
8 19 (21.84%) BDD
9 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
11 15 (17.24%) Coaching
12 13 (14.94%) SDLC
13 11 (12.64%) Scrum
14 10 (11.49%) Deployment Automation
15 9 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (9.20%) Integration Testing
16 8 (9.20%) Kanban
16 8 (9.20%) Migration
16 8 (9.20%) SFIA
17 7 (8.05%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.57%) Java
1 44 (50.57%) SQL
2 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.74%) Python
4 9 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.90%) C#
5 6 (6.90%) Ruby
6 5 (5.75%) Java 8
7 4 (4.60%) Perl
8 3 (3.45%) Apex Code
8 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.45%) C
8 3 (3.45%) PHP
8 3 (3.45%) SOQL
9 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.30%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.15%) Prolog
10 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.90%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.15%) HNC
4 1 (1.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) GDPR
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (17.24%) Puppet
2 13 (14.94%) Ansible
2 13 (14.94%) Terraform
3 8 (9.20%) Grafana
4 7 (8.05%) Graylog
5 3 (3.45%) Kibana
6 1 (1.15%) cPanel
6 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.15%) Plesk
6 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.45%) Micro Focus
4 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.45%) VMware
5 2 (2.30%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.30%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.30%) Informatica
5 2 (2.30%) Zend
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
6 1 (1.15%) Apigee
6 1 (1.15%) Aruba
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.15%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) MapR
6 1 (1.15%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.15%) Tableau