The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Birmingham 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 41 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.18% 2.18% 2.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.80% 9.35% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% +50.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
117 139 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.91% 23.36% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 76 99
Average daily rate £300 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +64.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
MySQL
West Midlands

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 41 (71.93%) HTML
2 38 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (52.63%) PHP
4 26 (45.61%) CSS
5 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
6 19 (33.33%) HTML5
7 17 (29.82%) jQuery
8 16 (28.07%) Perl
9 15 (26.32%) SQL
9 15 (26.32%) CSS3
10 13 (22.81%) XML
11 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
12 11 (19.30%) MVC
12 11 (19.30%) Java
12 11 (19.30%) Ajax
12 11 (19.30%) Web Development
13 9 (15.79%) Magento
13 9 (15.79%) MS Office
14 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
14 8 (14.04%) Migration
14 8 (14.04%) WordPress
15 7 (12.28%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (12.28%) SEO
15 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
15 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
15 7 (12.28%) Adobe
15 7 (12.28%) UNIX
15 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
15 7 (12.28%) Oracle
15 7 (12.28%) VBA

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (14.04%) WordPress
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) IIS
4 4 (7.02%) CMS
5 3 (5.26%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) LTE
2 2 (3.51%) 4G
3 1 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.75%) 2G
3 1 (1.75%) 3G
3 1 (1.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Informix
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Subversion
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) PHP Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Database Developer
5 5 (8.77%) UNIX Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.26%) OSS Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) DBA
8 2 (3.51%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Development DBA
8 2 (3.51%) Database Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Radio Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) HTML
2 26 (45.61%) CSS
3 19 (33.33%) HTML5
4 17 (29.82%) jQuery
5 15 (26.32%) CSS3
6 13 (22.81%) XML
7 11 (19.30%) Ajax
8 6 (10.53%) .NET
8 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.53%) XHTML
9 5 (8.77%) JSON
9 5 (8.77%) CakePHP
9 5 (8.77%) Sass
9 5 (8.77%) CGI
9 5 (8.77%) XSLT
9 5 (8.77%) JSP
10 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (7.02%) Ember.js
10 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.02%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Web 2.0
2 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) UNIX
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
2 11 (19.30%) MVC
2 11 (19.30%) Web Development
3 8 (14.04%) Migration
4 7 (12.28%) SEO
5 5 (8.77%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (8.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (8.77%) OOP
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Content Management
8 1 (1.75%) User Experience Design
8 1 (1.75%) ETL
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 30 (52.63%) PHP
3 16 (28.07%) Perl
4 15 (26.32%) SQL
5 11 (19.30%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) VBA
7 6 (10.53%) C#
7 6 (10.53%) PHP5
8 5 (8.77%) PHP4
9 4 (7.02%) ActionScript
10 3 (5.26%) Python
11 1 (1.75%) Ruby
11 1 (1.75%) C
11 1 (1.75%) C++
11 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.75%) VB
11 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Adobe
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Sybase
3 5 (8.77%) Sitecore
4 4 (7.02%) Zend
5 2 (3.51%) Sony
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
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