The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 55 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 8 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.04% 1.62% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 7.55% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
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£300 £369 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +45.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +41.02%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
167 159 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.77% 21.46% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 67 133
Average daily rate £375 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
MySQL
North West

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 11 July 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 11 July 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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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 - 3 £300 - 3
Chester - - - - 6
Crewe - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
Northwich - - - - 1
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
4 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
5 8 (34.78%) Django
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) XHTML
6 7 (30.43%) JSON
6 7 (30.43%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
7 6 (26.09%) PHP5
8 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) Subversion
8 5 (21.74%) CMS
8 5 (21.74%) LAMP
8 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (21.74%) Web Design
8 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
9 4 (17.39%) VBScript

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Python Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Product Owner
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) Django
5 7 (30.43%) JSON
5 7 (30.43%) REST
5 7 (30.43%) XHTML
6 5 (21.74%) LAMP
6 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) Leaflet
9 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
9 2 (8.70%) Flask
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) Ajax
9 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) GIS
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
1 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
3 5 (21.74%) Web Design
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Product Management
6 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 8 (34.78%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) Python
5 6 (26.09%) PHP5
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) VBScript
7 4 (17.39%) VB
7 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 4 (17.39%) C
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) C++
8 3 (13.04%) Ruby
9 2 (8.70%) Scala
9 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
10 1 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Mercator
3 2 (8.70%) Zend
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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