The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 26 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.39% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.05% 1.43% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £421 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £36.95

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 70 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.80% 21.54% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 31
Median daily rate £425 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £26.75 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region.

PostgreSQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) Scala
6 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
7 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (20.00%) Big Data
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 3 (20.00%) Mockito
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) HTML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (13.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) HBase
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (20.00%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (20.00%) Mockito
4 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
4 2 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (13.33%) WebStorm
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) JPA
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) REST
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) Django
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) Kafka
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Flask
3 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) SQLAlchemy
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) BPMN
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) ETL Development
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) Groovy
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) R
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Embarcadero
1 2 (13.33%) Hortonworks
1 2 (13.33%) Talend
2 1 (6.67%) Vertica