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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 39 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 29 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.72% 2.53% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.59% 13.81% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 4
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£300 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £340 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -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
156 181 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.03% 18.28% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 90 71
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £421 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 10
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.15 £42.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.91% -59.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 -8 11 £338 +50.00% 5
Chester +8 3 £401 +60.20% 3
Runcorn - 2 - - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Winsford - - - -
Crewe - - - - 2
Ellesmere Port - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - - 3
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (43.59%) PHP
2 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 11 (28.21%) HTML
5 10 (25.64%) UNIX
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (23.08%) Java
6 9 (23.08%) Oracle
6 9 (23.08%) CSS
6 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.51%) VMware
7 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
8 7 (17.95%) OO
8 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
8 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (15.38%) .NET
9 6 (15.38%) Apache
9 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
9 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 6 (15.38%) SSL
9 6 (15.38%) Firmware
9 6 (15.38%) MVC
9 6 (15.38%) CESG
9 6 (15.38%) Subversion
9 6 (15.38%) PKI
9 6 (15.38%) Android
9 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (15.38%) Apache
1 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 3 (7.69%) SAS
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.56%) CMS
5 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.56%) Drupal
5 1 (2.56%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) SSL
1 6 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.69%) DB2
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) PHP Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) jQuery
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 9 (23.08%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) .NET
5 5 (12.82%) Spring
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 3 (7.69%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) XSD
7 3 (7.69%) JSP
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
7 3 (7.69%) CakePHP
8 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.13%) J2EE
8 2 (5.13%) CSS3
9 1 (2.56%) Laravel
9 1 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) CESG
2 6 (15.38%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) iPad
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.56%) Biology
5 1 (2.56%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Wiki
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Phone
3 6 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) OO
2 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.38%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) OO PHP
5 4 (10.26%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) B2C
6 3 (7.69%) SEO
6 3 (7.69%) Validation
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
6 3 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) Kanban
6 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) PHP
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) PHP5
6 3 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (15.38%) Firmware
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Varnish
4 1 (2.56%) GPFS
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
1 2 (5.13%) Ganglia
1 2 (5.13%) yum
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
1 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.51%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) F5
4 3 (7.69%) hybris
5 2 (5.13%) Zend
5 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp