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 29 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 37 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.09% 3.40% 4.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.21% 14.43% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 5
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£338 £388 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +158.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £203 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £413 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +120.00%
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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
94 97 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.26% 23.54% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 72 22
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) PHP
4 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.93%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) Symfony
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) RESTful
7 6 (22.22%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) C++
8 4 (14.81%) .NET
8 4 (14.81%) SOAP
8 4 (14.81%) Apache
8 4 (14.81%) MVC
8 4 (14.81%) HTTP
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) WordPress
9 3 (11.11%) JSON
9 3 (11.11%) Drupal
9 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 3 (11.11%) Web Development
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) OOP
9 3 (11.11%) OO

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Drupal
2 3 (11.11%) WordPress
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Graduate
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) Symfony
3 7 (25.93%) HTML5
4 6 (22.22%) RESTful
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) SOAP
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 3 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) XSLT
7 2 (7.41%) XHTML
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 2 (7.41%) LAMP
7 2 (7.41%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) Laravel
8 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) MVC
2 3 (11.11%) OOD
2 3 (11.11%) OOP
2 3 (11.11%) OO
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Web Development
2 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 2 (7.41%) API Development
3 2 (7.41%) API Design
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 2 (7.41%) TDD
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) BDD
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) PHP
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) C#
7 2 (7.41%) Perl
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) PHP5
8 1 (3.70%) Erlang
8 1 (3.70%) Scala
8 1 (3.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (3.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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