The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 50 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.39% 1.13% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.17% 7.32% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£425 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -26.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +60.91%
MySQL
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 41 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.28% 15.47% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 41
Average daily rate £300 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £146 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £650 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Luton - - - -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) DMZ
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) CGI
3 1 (20.00%) CPAN
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) DOM
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace