The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 17 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.99% 8.70% 8.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.88% 42.55% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
MySQL
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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 Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 47 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 27.34% 20.43% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 46
Average daily rate £425 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £430 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £16.52 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 24 (85.71%) PHP
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 18 (64.29%) jQuery
5 13 (46.43%) Ajax
5 13 (46.43%) LAMP
6 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
6 12 (42.86%) Marketing
6 12 (42.86%) HTML5
6 12 (42.86%) CSS3
7 11 (39.29%) CMS
7 11 (39.29%) Drupal
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Moodle
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) OO
11 4 (14.29%) Python
11 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 4 (14.29%) DevOps
12 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
12 3 (10.71%) Maven
12 3 (10.71%) Ruby
12 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
12 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
12 3 (10.71%) UNIX
12 3 (10.71%) Perl
12 3 (10.71%) Java
12 3 (10.71%) Relational Database

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (39.29%) CMS
1 11 (39.29%) Drupal
2 6 (21.43%) Moodle
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Maven
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Web Developer
3 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Moodle Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) HTML
1 20 (71.43%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) jQuery
3 13 (46.43%) LAMP
3 13 (46.43%) Ajax
4 12 (42.86%) HTML5
4 12 (42.86%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) Doctrine
5 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) OO
1 4 (14.29%) MVC
1 4 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) PHP
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) PHP5
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat