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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 39 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 5 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.39% 2.20% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 10.09% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £418 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £388 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £43.43 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-74.67% +199.51%
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
110 109 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.64% 21.84% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 82 84
Median daily rate £418 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) JPA
5 4 (44.44%) Mockito
5 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) JUnit
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) Maven
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) XML Schema
6 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) XML

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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Jetty
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) IPsec
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
2 4 (44.44%) Mockito
3 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 3 (33.33%) WebStorm
4 2 (22.22%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
5 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
2 4 (44.44%) JPA
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XML Schema
4 2 (22.22%) Django
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) Flask
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) BPMN
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Groovy
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft