Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur
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Economics seem to indicate that DB programming is a good place to be

So just for the reference of my programmer friends: current evidence indicates that serious database programmers are in short supply. We've spent something like three months trying to find someone who has both solid modern programming chops and a deep understanding of SQL. There are lots of generic programmers out there, and I think a pretty good number of basic DBAs, but it looks like Real Programmers in this space (especially ones at the middling experience level) are thin on the ground.

So if you're looking for a productive specialty, this looks like a possibility...
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