The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 2.46% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £233 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -30.00%
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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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 64 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 11.46% 31.53% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 14
Average daily rate £376 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.12% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £218 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £390 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Chester region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Chester region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

MySQL
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) PHP5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) CakePHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle