The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 21 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 73 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.26% 2.28% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.60% 10.22% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 9 7
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£375 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £326 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +3.84%
MySQL
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
231 137 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.96% 22.28% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 87 135
Average daily rate £375 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 13
Average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 105 (75.54%) PHP
2 88 (63.31%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (62.59%) Linux
4 77 (55.40%) CentOS
5 76 (54.68%) jQuery
6 75 (53.96%) HTML
7 74 (53.24%) Apache
8 69 (49.64%) JavaScript
9 64 (46.04%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (43.17%) Zend
11 55 (39.57%) HTML5
12 53 (38.13%) PHPUnit
13 50 (35.97%) Zend Framework
14 37 (26.62%) Software Engineering
14 37 (26.62%) Git (software)
15 31 (22.30%) LAMP
15 31 (22.30%) CSS
16 30 (21.58%) Red Hat
16 30 (21.58%) Finance
17 26 (18.71%) Java
17 26 (18.71%) SQL
17 26 (18.71%) Ruby
18 25 (17.99%) Data Modelling
19 21 (15.11%) Automated Testing
19 21 (15.11%) Refactoring
20 20 (14.39%) Python
20 20 (14.39%) Mentoring
21 19 (13.67%) Scrum
22 18 (12.95%) Spring
22 18 (12.95%) DevOps

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 74 (53.24%) Apache
2 17 (12.23%) nginx
3 14 (10.07%) Drupal
4 13 (9.35%) Tomcat
5 12 (8.63%) Confluence
6 8 (5.76%) MediaWiki
7 3 (2.16%) Magnolia
7 3 (2.16%) Moodle
8 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.44%) CMS
8 2 (1.44%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.44%) IIS
8 2 (1.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
2 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.16%) Magento
2 3 (2.16%) Shopify
3 1 (0.72%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.51%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.47%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.76%) SaaS
4 7 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.07%) LDAP
2 9 (6.47%) VPN
3 8 (5.76%) IPv6
3 8 (5.76%) LAN
3 8 (5.76%) WAN
3 8 (5.76%) OSPF
3 8 (5.76%) BGP
3 8 (5.76%) EIGRP
3 8 (5.76%) Firewall
3 8 (5.76%) IPsec
3 8 (5.76%) Network Security
4 3 (2.16%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (2.16%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) Relational Database
2 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.47%) OLAP
4 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (4.32%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.16%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.16%) Hazelcast
9 3 (2.16%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (38.13%) PHPUnit
2 37 (26.62%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.79%) Subversion
3 15 (10.79%) JIRA
4 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.76%) Hudson
6 5 (3.60%) JUnit
7 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
General
1 30 (21.58%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Electronics
3 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.88%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.88%) Marketing
4 3 (2.16%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (64.75%) Developer
2 60 (43.17%) PHP Developer
3 23 (16.55%) PHP Zend Developer
4 19 (13.67%) Software Engineer
5 12 (8.63%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.19%) Designer
7 8 (5.76%) Business Developer
7 8 (5.76%) Architect
7 8 (5.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.32%) Drupal Developer
9 6 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (54.68%) jQuery
2 75 (53.96%) HTML
3 55 (39.57%) HTML5
4 50 (35.97%) Zend Framework
5 31 (22.30%) CSS
5 31 (22.30%) LAMP
6 18 (12.95%) Spring
7 17 (12.23%) Web Services
8 11 (7.91%) XML
9 9 (6.47%) Ajax
9 9 (6.47%) Symfony
10 7 (5.04%) Servlets
11 6 (4.32%) JSON
11 6 (4.32%) Spring MVC
12 5 (3.60%) XSD
13 4 (2.88%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.88%) JSP
13 4 (2.88%) RESTful
13 4 (2.88%) CSS3
14 3 (2.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.51%) Open Source
2 8 (5.76%) Wiki
3 6 (4.32%) Reference Data
4 5 (3.60%) Replication
4 5 (3.60%) CESG
5 4 (2.88%) DTV
5 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.16%) VLE
6 3 (2.16%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.16%) Mashup
6 3 (2.16%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.44%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.72%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.72%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 87 (62.59%) Linux
2 77 (55.40%) CentOS
3 15 (10.79%) UNIX
4 13 (9.35%) Ubuntu
5 11 (7.91%) Debian
6 10 (7.19%) Fedora
7 8 (5.76%) Windows
7 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.16%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (63.31%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (46.04%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (26.62%) Software Engineering
4 25 (17.99%) Data Modelling
5 21 (15.11%) Refactoring
5 21 (15.11%) Automated Testing
6 20 (14.39%) Mentoring
7 19 (13.67%) Scrum
8 18 (12.95%) DevOps
9 16 (11.51%) TDD
10 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (8.63%) ETL
11 12 (8.63%) MVC
11 12 (8.63%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.91%) Validation
13 10 (7.19%) Migration
13 10 (7.19%) Load Balancing
14 9 (6.47%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.47%) OO
15 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 105 (75.54%) PHP
2 69 (49.64%) JavaScript
3 26 (18.71%) Ruby
3 26 (18.71%) SQL
3 26 (18.71%) Java
4 20 (14.39%) Python
5 15 (10.79%) PHP5
6 8 (5.76%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.76%) Perl
6 8 (5.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.16%) C#
7 3 (2.16%) Scala
8 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.72%) C++
8 1 (0.72%) C
8 1 (0.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.60%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) CCNA
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.91%) Samba
1 11 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (7.91%) Postfix
2 8 (5.76%) XenServer
3 3 (2.16%) KVM
3 3 (2.16%) NFS
3 3 (2.16%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (12.23%) Puppet
2 12 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.47%) Nagios
3 9 (6.47%) Cacti
4 8 (5.76%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 60 (43.17%) Zend
2 30 (21.58%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.91%) VMware
4 9 (6.47%) Percona
5 8 (5.76%) Citrix
6 7 (5.04%) Casewise
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle
8 4 (2.88%) SAP
8 4 (2.88%) hybris
9 3 (2.16%) Sun
9 3 (2.16%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.72%) New Relic
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
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