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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 28 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.61% 4.43% 4.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.08% 25.00% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
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£231 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +10.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.15 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -38.00%
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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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 48 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.66% 17.71% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 59
Average daily rate £285 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £11.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.08% -67.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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 23 (74.19%) PHP
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 13 (41.94%) LAMP
5 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) Perl
6 10 (32.26%) Tcl
7 8 (25.81%) Apache
7 8 (25.81%) jQuery
7 8 (25.81%) RESTful
8 7 (22.58%) Laravel
8 7 (22.58%) MVC
8 7 (22.58%) OOP
9 6 (19.35%) PHP5
9 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.13%) PHPUnit
10 5 (16.13%) HTML5
10 5 (16.13%) Python
11 4 (12.90%) HTTP
11 4 (12.90%) Web Services
11 4 (12.90%) Oracle
11 4 (12.90%) nginx
11 4 (12.90%) Twitter
11 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
11 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (9.68%) Open Source
12 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
12 3 (9.68%) Symfony

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (25.81%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) WordPress
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.23%) Redis
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.13%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Grunt
2 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Firebug
2 1 (3.23%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) PHP Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.13%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.45%) CSS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) LAMP
3 8 (25.81%) jQuery
3 8 (25.81%) RESTful
4 7 (22.58%) Laravel
5 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 4 (12.90%) Web Services
7 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.68%) Symfony
9 2 (6.45%) REST
10 1 (3.23%) Kafka
10 1 (3.23%) LESS
10 1 (3.23%) Memcached
10 1 (3.23%) XML
10 1 (3.23%) DOM
10 1 (3.23%) XHTML
10 1 (3.23%) WinForms
10 1 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) OOP
1 7 (22.58%) MVC
2 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
3 3 (9.68%) Web Development
4 2 (6.45%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (6.45%) Android Development
4 2 (6.45%) Workflow
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) SEO
5 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) PHP
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 10 (32.26%) Tcl
5 6 (19.35%) PHP5
6 5 (16.13%) Python
7 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCDBA
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.23%) MCITP
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
1 4 (12.90%) Twitter
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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