The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 48 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.41% 4.66% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.10% 23.26% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 2
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£300 £290 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +24.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £239
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +80.00%
MySQL
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 129 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.90% 20.03% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 36
Average daily rate £345 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) PHP
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 19 (59.38%) HTML
3 19 (59.38%) CSS
4 17 (53.13%) jQuery
5 10 (31.25%) HTML5
6 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 8 (25.00%) CSS3
8 7 (21.88%) Ajax
8 7 (21.88%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 6 (18.75%) WordPress
10 5 (15.63%) PHP5
10 5 (15.63%) Laravel
10 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) OOP
10 5 (15.63%) Adobe
10 5 (15.63%) Subversion
11 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
11 4 (12.50%) Clustering
11 4 (12.50%) SOAP
11 4 (12.50%) TIBCO

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) WordPress
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
4 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) PhpStorm
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) PHP Developer
3 8 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (21.88%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Magento Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.13%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
1 19 (59.38%) CSS
2 17 (53.13%) jQuery
3 10 (31.25%) HTML5
4 8 (25.00%) CSS3
5 7 (21.88%) Ajax
6 5 (15.63%) Laravel
6 5 (15.63%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) Middleware
7 4 (12.50%) REST
8 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.25%) LAMP
9 2 (6.25%) JSP
9 2 (6.25%) Symfony
10 1 (3.13%) Zend Framework
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
10 1 (3.13%) RESTful
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) New Media
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) OOP
4 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 3 (9.38%) Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.13%) Android Development
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) SEO
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) PHP
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PHP5
5 4 (12.50%) PHP4
6 2 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Adobe
3 4 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Zend
3 4 (12.50%) Akamai
4 2 (6.25%) Sun
4 2 (6.25%) Facebook
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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