The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 44 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 0.83% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +95.65%
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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 96 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.03% 26.45% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 55 33
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £425 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.77% +47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Zope
2 1 (25.00%) Plone
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Zope
1 1 (25.00%) Plone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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