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 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 47 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.06% 2.21% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.49% 10.93% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 3
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£300 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
142 183 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.78% 20.22% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 96 78
Average daily rate £338 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £42.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -60.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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
Warrington -2 7 £300 +33.33% 2
Chester +11 2 £298 +8.27% 5
Runcorn - 2 - - 2
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Crewe - - - - 1
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 3
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) jQuery
4 10 (27.03%) HTML
5 9 (24.32%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) Oracle
5 9 (24.32%) UNIX
5 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
6 8 (21.62%) VMware
6 8 (21.62%) OO
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.92%) SSL
7 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (18.92%) MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Firmware
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) CESG
8 6 (16.22%) Subversion
8 6 (16.22%) PKI
8 6 (16.22%) Android
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Phone
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
1 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) Confluence
3 3 (8.11%) SAS
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) SSL
2 6 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (5.41%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) SSH
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) SNMP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) IPv4
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) PHP Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (2.70%) CakePHP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) jQuery
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 8 (21.62%) CSS
4 6 (16.22%) .NET
5 5 (13.51%) Spring
6 4 (10.81%) Web Services
6 4 (10.81%) Ajax
6 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (10.81%) HTML5
7 3 (8.11%) Spring MVC
7 3 (8.11%) CakePHP
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.11%) XML
7 3 (8.11%) XSD
7 3 (8.11%) JSP
8 2 (5.41%) J2EE
8 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.70%) REST
9 1 (2.70%) CSS3
9 1 (2.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.22%) CESG
2 6 (16.22%) PKI
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.11%) iPad
4 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
5 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.70%) Biology
5 1 (2.70%) Life Science
5 1 (2.70%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) UNIX
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Android
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Phone
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 6 (16.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (13.51%) OO PHP
5 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.81%) OOP
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Kanban
7 3 (8.11%) Data Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) IT Governance
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 9 (24.32%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Python
5 4 (10.81%) Perl
5 4 (10.81%) PHP5
6 2 (5.41%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) R
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (16.22%) Firmware
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) GPFS
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
1 3 (8.11%) Nagios
2 2 (5.41%) Ganglia
2 2 (5.41%) yum
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Opsview
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
1 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) F5
4 3 (8.11%) hybris
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.70%) Zend
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago