The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 60 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.41% 1.78% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.80% 8.75% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £140 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £330 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
+15.76% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +66.66%
MySQL
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
207 160 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.32% 20.38% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 80 88
Average daily rate £439 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 - - 4
Chester +4 1 £413 +71.87% 5
Wilmslow - 1 £325 - 1
Crewe - - - - 2
Macclesfield - - - - 7
Runcorn - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 3
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 18 (43.90%) PHP
2 14 (34.15%) jQuery
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 12 (29.27%) Linux
4 12 (29.27%) HTML
5 11 (26.83%) Java
5 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (24.39%) OO
7 9 (21.95%) CSS
7 9 (21.95%) Oracle
7 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.95%) MVC
7 9 (21.95%) Mobile App
8 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (19.51%) VMware
8 8 (19.51%) UNIX
8 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
9 7 (17.07%) SSL
9 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (17.07%) Spring
9 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
9 7 (17.07%) Android
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone
10 6 (14.63%) OO PHP
10 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (14.63%) F5
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (14.63%) Mobile Device Management

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (9.76%) Apache
1 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) SAS
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
3 1 (2.44%) Mule
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Route 53
2 1 (2.44%) ElastiCache
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SSL
2 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.44%) IPv4
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.44%) VLAN
3 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) Big Data
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) JUnit
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) PHP Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support
6 2 (4.88%) Junior IT Support
7 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) jQuery
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) CSS
4 7 (17.07%) Spring
5 5 (12.20%) .NET
5 5 (12.20%) Web Services
6 4 (9.76%) J2EE
6 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.32%) CakePHP
7 3 (7.32%) HTML5
7 3 (7.32%) JSP
7 3 (7.32%) XML
7 3 (7.32%) XSD
7 3 (7.32%) Ajax
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.32%) JSON
7 3 (7.32%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.88%) REST
8 2 (4.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) CESG
2 6 (14.63%) PKI
3 3 (7.32%) iPad
4 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
5 1 (2.44%) Telematics
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (19.51%) UNIX
4 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
4 7 (17.07%) Android
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone 8
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) OO
2 9 (21.95%) MVC
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (14.63%) OO PHP
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) OOP
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.76%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) SEO
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) B2C
7 3 (7.32%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) PHP
2 11 (26.83%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) PHP5
5 3 (7.32%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (14.63%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) Docker
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) iptables
4 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.44%) Samba
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Nagios
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Opsview
2 1 (2.44%) MOM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.44%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) F5
4 3 (7.32%) hybris
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago