Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 139 133
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6 +33
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 106 52 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.11% 1.22% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.28% 5.25% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 49 71
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.47% -5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £312 £350 £338
90th Percentile £623 £645 £775
England median daily rate £500 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.46 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -0.11% - +21.43%

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 1,142 991 1,390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.76% 23.29% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 637 995
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +8.57%
10th Percentile £292 £288 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 24
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.42 £19.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.71% +20.63% -20.25%
10th Percentile £16.48 £12.80 £12.08
90th Percentile £34.63 £34.85 £33.75
England median hourly rate £33.00 £29.81 £28.50
% change year-on-year +10.70% +4.60% +14.00%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +16 89 £450 - 16
South Yorkshire -2 12 £425 -33.59% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £285 -
PostgreSQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 67 (63.21%) Git (software)
2 64 (60.38%) Java
3 58 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (53.77%) MySQL
5 56 (52.83%) SQL
6 55 (51.89%) JavaScript
7 54 (50.94%) TDD
8 52 (49.06%) NoSQL
9 51 (48.11%) Software Engineering
10 49 (46.23%) Linux
11 48 (45.28%) MongoDB
11 48 (45.28%) Open Source
12 45 (42.45%) Test Automation
13 41 (38.68%) REST
14 38 (35.85%) Node.js
14 38 (35.85%) Jenkins
15 35 (33.02%) Microservices
15 35 (33.02%) JIRA
16 32 (30.19%) Confluence
17 31 (29.25%) Slack
18 30 (28.30%) SFIA
18 30 (28.30%) Scrum
19 29 (27.36%) Apache Cassandra
19 29 (27.36%) Cucumber
19 29 (27.36%) BDD
20 28 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 27 (25.47%) Mentoring
21 27 (25.47%) Coaching
22 26 (24.53%) HTML
22 26 (24.53%) RabbitMQ

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 32 (30.19%) Confluence
2 22 (20.75%) Apache
3 14 (13.21%) nginx
4 11 (10.38%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (10.38%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.60%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.94%) IIS
6 1 (0.94%) Jetty
6 1 (0.94%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.94%) SAS
6 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 31 (29.25%) Slack
2 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.66%) Force.com
3 6 (5.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.89%) GitHub
4 2 (1.89%) Serverless
4 2 (1.89%) Trello
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.94%) Office 365
5 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) SMS
2 2 (1.89%) DHCP
2 2 (1.89%) DNS
2 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 2 (1.89%) IPsec
2 2 (1.89%) SSL
2 2 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
3 1 (0.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) SNMP
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) VLAN
3 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (53.77%) MySQL
2 52 (49.06%) NoSQL
3 48 (45.28%) MongoDB
4 29 (27.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (17.92%) Apache Hive
6 18 (16.98%) Big Data
7 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
8 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
9 10 (9.43%) Hadoop
9 10 (9.43%) Redis
10 6 (5.66%) GIS
11 5 (4.72%) CouchDB
12 4 (3.77%) HBase
12 4 (3.77%) Riak
13 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (1.89%) Cloud Spanner
14 2 (1.89%) Informix
14 2 (1.89%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (63.21%) Git (software)
2 38 (35.85%) Jenkins
3 35 (33.02%) JIRA
4 29 (27.36%) Cucumber
5 25 (23.58%) JUnit
6 20 (18.87%) Jasmine
7 16 (15.09%) Artifactory
7 16 (15.09%) Subversion
8 12 (11.32%) Selenium
9 9 (8.49%) Mercurial
10 8 (7.55%) HP UFT
11 6 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (2.83%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.89%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.94%) ERwin
14 1 (0.94%) GitLab
14 1 (0.94%) Gradle
14 1 (0.94%) Liquibase
14 1 (0.94%) Maven
14 1 (0.94%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (5.66%) Marketing
2 4 (3.77%) Banking
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Finance
4 1 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (56.60%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) Software Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Python Developer
4 18 (16.98%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Java Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Software Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (6.60%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Salesforce Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Tester
9 5 (4.72%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.77%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Architect
10 4 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL Developer
11 3 (2.83%) PHP Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (38.68%) REST
2 38 (35.85%) Node.js
3 26 (24.53%) HTML
3 26 (24.53%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (16.98%) Spring
5 17 (16.04%) Kafka
5 17 (16.04%) Spring Boot
6 16 (15.09%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (14.15%) Spring Batch
7 15 (14.15%) Spring Security
8 12 (11.32%) CSS
8 12 (11.32%) XML
9 9 (8.49%) Web Services
10 8 (7.55%) Django
11 7 (6.60%) JSON
12 6 (5.66%) SOAP
12 6 (5.66%) Visualforce
13 5 (4.72%) .NET
14 4 (3.77%) CSS3
14 4 (3.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Management Information System
1 10 (9.43%) User Experience
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (46.23%) Linux
2 28 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (9.43%) Unix
4 6 (5.66%) Windows
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.94%) CentOS
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (50.94%) TDD
3 51 (48.11%) Software Engineering
4 48 (45.28%) Open Source
5 45 (42.45%) Test Automation
6 35 (33.02%) Microservices
7 30 (28.30%) Scrum
7 30 (28.30%) SFIA
8 29 (27.36%) BDD
9 27 (25.47%) Coaching
9 27 (25.47%) Mentoring
10 25 (23.58%) Kanban
11 18 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (16.04%) Integration Testing
13 16 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (15.09%) OO
14 12 (11.32%) SDLC
14 12 (11.32%) User Stories
15 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
16 8 (7.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.38%) Java
2 56 (52.83%) SQL
3 55 (51.89%) JavaScript
4 25 (23.58%) Python
5 12 (11.32%) C#
6 8 (7.55%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.66%) Apex Code
7 6 (5.66%) C++
7 6 (5.66%) SOQL
8 4 (3.77%) Java 8
9 3 (2.83%) PHP
9 3 (2.83%) Ruby
10 2 (1.89%) ES6
10 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.94%) C
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.94%) R
11 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Degree
2 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) QA
2 3 (2.83%) GDPR
3 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (16.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (18.87%) Puppet
2 17 (16.04%) Terraform
3 16 (15.09%) Grafana
4 15 (14.15%) Graylog
5 10 (9.43%) Ansible
6 9 (8.49%) Rancher
7 1 (0.94%) cPanel
7 1 (0.94%) Kibana
7 1 (0.94%) Plesk
7 1 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (23.58%) Red Hat
2 15 (14.15%) Oracle
3 9 (8.49%) Splunk
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.83%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.89%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.89%) Google
6 2 (1.89%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.89%) Informatica
6 2 (1.89%) Zend
7 1 (0.94%) Adobe
7 1 (0.94%) Aruba
7 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.94%) CA
7 1 (0.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.94%) NETGEAR
7 1 (0.94%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.94%) Tableau
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter