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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 62 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.90% 1.61% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 8.28% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 8
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£330 £323 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £142 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £395 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-46.91% +80.00%
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
273 157 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.27% 19.43% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 91 72
Average daily rate £450 £326 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Knutsford - 5 £318 - 3
Chester +1 1 £413 +71.87% 4
Warrington -17 1 £330 +10.00%
Wilmslow - 1 £325 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £330 - 3
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 22 (55.00%) PHP
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) jQuery
4 12 (30.00%) OO
5 11 (27.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (27.50%) MVC
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) HTML
7 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (22.50%) Scrum
7 9 (22.50%) TDD
8 8 (20.00%) PHP5
8 8 (20.00%) OOP
9 7 (17.50%) CSS
9 7 (17.50%) Subversion
9 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
10 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
10 6 (15.00%) OO PHP
10 6 (15.00%) Spring
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 5 (12.50%) Linux
11 5 (12.50%) J2EE
11 5 (12.50%) Web Services
11 5 (12.50%) XML
11 5 (12.50%) JUnit
11 5 (12.50%) JSON
12 4 (10.00%) Android

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
1 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Route 53
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) SMTP
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) SNMP
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) IPv4
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) SSH
3 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) MS Access
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Subversion
1 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) JUnit
3 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) PhpStorm
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.50%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) Selenium
6 1 (2.50%) TestNG
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support
7 2 (5.00%) Junior IT Support
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) DBA
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) jQuery
2 10 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) Spring
5 5 (12.50%) J2EE
5 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.50%) XSD
7 3 (7.50%) JSP
7 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) Ajax
7 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.00%) CakePHP
8 2 (5.00%) XHTML
8 2 (5.00%) .NET
8 2 (5.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) RESTful
8 2 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) iPad
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) PKI
2 3 (7.50%) CESG
2 3 (7.50%) Wiki
3 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Telematics
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) OO
3 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (27.50%) MVC
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) TDD
5 8 (20.00%) OOP
6 6 (15.00%) OO PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Validation
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.50%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) B2C
8 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) SEO
8 3 (7.50%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) PHP
2 11 (27.50%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.00%) PHP5
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 2 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (2.50%) iptables
4 1 (2.50%) NFS
4 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.50%) Samba
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) yum
2 1 (2.50%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.50%) Opsview
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) MOM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) F5
3 3 (7.50%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £340 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Knutsford
Real Staffing
Rate: £285 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago