The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bath region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 23.38% 9.30% 16.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.25% 40.00% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 4
Average daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 41.56% 23.26% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 9
Average daily rate £325 £335 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £335 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MySQL
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MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Bath

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Bath region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing MySQL 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 MySQL.

1 39 (95.12%) PHP
2 25 (60.98%) PHP5
3 23 (56.10%) OOP
4 21 (51.22%) OOD
5 20 (48.78%) NoSQL
6 16 (39.02%) Digital Media
7 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
8 12 (29.27%) Web Services
8 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
9 11 (26.83%) Publishing
10 7 (17.07%) MVC
10 7 (17.07%) Symfony
10 7 (17.07%) Zend
10 7 (17.07%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
11 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
11 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
11 6 (14.63%) OO PHP
12 5 (12.20%) Linux
12 5 (12.20%) OO
12 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.20%) Drupal
12 5 (12.20%) LAMP
13 4 (9.76%) Migration
13 4 (9.76%) Degree
13 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
13 4 (9.76%) UNIX
13 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
13 4 (9.76%) CSS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing MySQL 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 MySQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) Drupal
2 1 (2.44%) MediaWiki
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) IPv6
1 1 (2.44%) OSPF
1 1 (2.44%) BGP
1 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.44%) LDAP
1 1 (2.44%) IPsec
1 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
1 11 (26.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 34 (82.93%) PHP Developer
3 5 (12.20%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (12.20%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 5 (12.20%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Developer
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Database Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
5 1 (2.44%) Development Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Software Development Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) Web Services
2 7 (17.07%) Symfony
2 7 (17.07%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (12.20%) LAMP
4 4 (9.76%) CSS
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) Yii
5 2 (4.88%) CSS3
5 2 (4.88%) RESTful
5 2 (4.88%) Laravel
6 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.44%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Debian
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) OOP
2 21 (51.22%) OOD
3 7 (17.07%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) OO PHP
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
7 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.44%) UML
8 1 (2.44%) Scrum
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) PHP
2 25 (60.98%) PHP5
3 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
4 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Postfix
1 1 (2.44%) XenServer
1 1 (2.44%) Samba
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Zend
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) VMware