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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 69 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.32% 2.71% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 12.58% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 15
Average daily rate £400 £294 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £387 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £314
% change year-on-year
- +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £51.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-36.89% +145.23%
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
120 159 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.89% 21.52% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 109
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £479 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% +109.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £36.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.00 £66.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
Chester - 3 £400 - 5
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (53.85%) Big Data
4 6 (46.15%) Amazon S3
5 5 (38.46%) Route 53
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (38.46%) JSON
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon Glacier
5 5 (38.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
6 4 (30.77%) Android Development
6 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
6 4 (30.77%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) Replication
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Telematics
6 4 (30.77%) Android

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon S3
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (38.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (38.46%) Route 53
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Yeoman
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Architect
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Tools Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSON
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) JSTL
4 1 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Telematics
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Android Development
3 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
3 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) EPiServer
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) VMware