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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 29 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.57% 3.13% 3.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% 16.67% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 18
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£231 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.58% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £285 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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
51 60 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.18% 18.75% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 69
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £43.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +23.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 27 (65.85%) PHP
2 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) LAMP
6 10 (24.39%) Tcl
6 10 (24.39%) Perl
6 10 (24.39%) MVC
6 10 (24.39%) jQuery
7 9 (21.95%) Apache
7 9 (21.95%) Laravel
7 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
8 8 (19.51%) HTML5
8 8 (19.51%) Java
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) PHP5
9 7 (17.07%) Linux
9 7 (17.07%) OOP
9 7 (17.07%) REST
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
10 6 (14.63%) RESTful
10 6 (14.63%) JIRA
11 5 (12.20%) Symfony
11 5 (12.20%) nginx
11 5 (12.20%) Web Services
11 5 (12.20%) PHPUnit
12 4 (9.76%) Twitter

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (21.95%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) nginx
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.88%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.88%) Redis
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.44%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) PHPUnit
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.32%) NUnit
4 3 (7.32%) CruiseControl
4 3 (7.32%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Firebug
5 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) PHP Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.20%) DBA
4 5 (12.20%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (4.88%) CSS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior MySQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior DBA
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 13 (31.71%) LAMP
4 10 (24.39%) jQuery
5 9 (21.95%) Laravel
5 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.51%) HTML5
7 7 (17.07%) REST
8 6 (14.63%) RESTful
9 5 (12.20%) Symfony
9 5 (12.20%) Web Services
10 4 (9.76%) .NET
10 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
10 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (7.32%) WCF
11 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.88%) Memcached
12 2 (4.88%) ExpressJS
12 2 (4.88%) CSS3
12 2 (4.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) MPEG
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.44%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) MVC
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) OOP
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Web Development
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.88%) Graceful Degradation
6 2 (4.88%) Android Development
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.88%) SOA
7 1 (2.44%) RDF
7 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) PHP
2 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Perl
4 10 (24.39%) Tcl
5 8 (19.51%) Java
6 7 (17.07%) PHP5
7 4 (9.76%) Python
7 4 (9.76%) C#
8 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) SPARQL
9 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.44%) sed
9 1 (2.44%) AWK
9 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.44%) MCITP
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Varnish
2 1 (2.44%) Samba
2 1 (2.44%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Bacula
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
1 4 (9.76%) Twitter
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Red Gate
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