The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 24 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 31 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.18% 1.32% 2.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.44% 12.20% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £363 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £353 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £373 £379
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
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
109 41 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.71% 10.82% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 17 67
Average daily rate £350 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £322 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £37.00
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 Cambridge

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 28 (53.85%) PHP
2 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 17 (32.69%) REST
4 16 (30.77%) Web Services
5 15 (28.85%) Java
6 14 (26.92%) C#
6 14 (26.92%) SQL
6 14 (26.92%) Linux
7 13 (25.00%) MVC
7 13 (25.00%) CSS
7 13 (25.00%) WCF
8 9 (17.31%) JIRA
8 9 (17.31%) Apache
9 8 (15.38%) LAMP
9 8 (15.38%) Scrum
9 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 8 (15.38%) .NET
9 8 (15.38%) PHP5
9 8 (15.38%) jQuery
9 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (13.46%) Ajax
10 7 (13.46%) Windows
10 7 (13.46%) OO
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle
11 6 (11.54%) Subversion
11 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (9.62%) Open Source
12 5 (9.62%) HTML5

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (17.31%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) Node.js
3 3 (5.77%) WordPress
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.77%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) PBX
3 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.85%) Triplestore
3 2 (3.85%) Redis
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JIRA
2 6 (11.54%) Subversion
3 5 (9.62%) NUnit
3 5 (9.62%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.62%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.85%) Grunt
5 2 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.77%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Web Developer
3 9 (17.31%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.46%) DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) MySQL DBA
7 3 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.77%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) HTML
1 17 (32.69%) REST
2 16 (30.77%) Web Services
3 13 (25.00%) CSS
3 13 (25.00%) WCF
4 8 (15.38%) LAMP
4 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 8 (15.38%) .NET
4 8 (15.38%) jQuery
5 7 (13.46%) Ajax
6 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.62%) HTML5
7 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.69%) XHTML
9 3 (5.77%) RESTful
9 3 (5.77%) Symfony
10 2 (3.85%) ExpressJS
10 2 (3.85%) Apache Jena
10 2 (3.85%) LESS
10 2 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Open Source
2 2 (3.85%) Ontologies
3 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.92%) MPEG
3 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) MVC
2 8 (15.38%) Scrum
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) OO
4 5 (9.62%) TDD
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.77%) OOP
5 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
5 3 (5.77%) Android Development
5 3 (5.77%) DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.85%) RDF
6 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.85%) SOA
6 2 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.92%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) PHP
2 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) Java
4 14 (26.92%) C#
4 14 (26.92%) SQL
5 8 (15.38%) PHP5
6 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.62%) Perl
7 4 (7.69%) Tcl
7 4 (7.69%) Python
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.85%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.92%) C
10 1 (1.92%) AWK
10 1 (1.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) MCITP
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) MCDBA
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) KVM
2 2 (3.85%) Varnish
3 1 (1.92%) qmail
3 1 (1.92%) Samba
3 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Nagios
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (5.77%) Munin
4 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.77%) Percona
4 1 (1.92%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) Perforce
4 1 (1.92%) Red Gate
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