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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.40 £50.50
% change year-on-year
- -27.92%
PostgreSQL
Cambridgeshire

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
72 48 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.51% 15.84% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 25
Average daily rate £400 £250 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (33.33%) PostGIS
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (33.33%) WebStorm
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (33.33%) JPA
5 4 (33.33%) BPMN
5 4 (33.33%) Groovy
5 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (33.33%) REST
5 4 (33.33%) Laravel
5 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 4 (33.33%) Scala
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (25.00%) JBoss
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 4 (33.33%) Mockito
2 4 (33.33%) WebStorm
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) Laravel
4 4 (33.33%) PostGIS
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) OAuth
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) BDD
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) BPMN
2 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Groovy
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Scala
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle