The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 27 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.69% 0.82% 7.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 3.03% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
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£478 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.78% 27.05% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 14
Average daily rate £408 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) SOA
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) UNIX
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) McAfee
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (22.73%) MSTest
8 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) Puppet
8 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
8 5 (22.73%) TDD
8 5 (22.73%) NUnit
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Mobile First

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 5 (22.73%) Couchbase
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) NUnit
1 5 (22.73%) MSTest
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (22.73%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (22.73%) REST
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Django
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) SOA
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) BDD
3 5 (22.73%) Progressive Enhancement
3 5 (22.73%) SIEM
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) CQRS
3 5 (22.73%) Mobile First
4 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Python
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) DV Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) McAfee