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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 26 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing MySQL 34 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.60% 6.40% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.31% 31.00% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 2
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£338 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £223 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £440 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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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
116 100 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.52% 20.66% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 83 14
Average daily rate £365 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 14 (34.15%) PHP
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
4 13 (31.71%) CSS
5 12 (29.27%) Java
5 12 (29.27%) Linux
6 11 (26.83%) Oracle
7 9 (21.95%) UNIX
7 9 (21.95%) Web Development
7 9 (21.95%) RESTful
7 9 (21.95%) HTML5
8 8 (19.51%) Drupal
8 8 (19.51%) jQuery
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
8 8 (19.51%) Perl
9 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (17.07%) Python
9 7 (17.07%) OO
9 7 (17.07%) JBoss
9 7 (17.07%) Spring
9 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
10 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
10 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (14.63%) Symfony
10 6 (14.63%) Web Services
11 5 (12.20%) Benchmarking

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (19.51%) Drupal
2 7 (17.07%) JBoss
3 5 (12.20%) Node.js
4 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.76%) CMS
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
3 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) RSpec
4 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
2 8 (19.51%) PHP Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Graduate
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) CSS
3 9 (21.95%) RESTful
3 9 (21.95%) HTML5
4 8 (19.51%) jQuery
5 7 (17.07%) Spring
6 6 (14.63%) Web Services
6 6 (14.63%) Symfony
6 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (12.20%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) .NET
8 4 (9.76%) XSLT
8 4 (9.76%) JSON
9 3 (7.32%) XML
9 3 (7.32%) Ajax
9 3 (7.32%) XHTML
9 3 (7.32%) Middleware
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Proteomics
2 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Web Development
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) OO
3 5 (12.20%) Benchmarking
3 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (12.20%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) OOD
4 4 (9.76%) TDD
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) OOP
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.32%) Microservices
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) PHP
4 12 (29.27%) Java
5 8 (19.51%) Perl
6 7 (17.07%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) R
7 5 (12.20%) C++
8 3 (7.32%) C#
9 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (2.44%) Go
10 1 (2.44%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) PHP5
10 1 (2.44%) Erlang
10 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) Varnish
3 1 (2.44%) XenServer
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) MOM
1 3 (7.32%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (2.44%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
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