The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 87 89 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +33
Contract jobs citing MySQL 129 116 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 2.03% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.00% 8.94% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 96 82
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £229 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £187.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +100.00%
MySQL
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1433 1297 1571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.21% 22.66% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 982 1152
Average daily rate £456 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 19
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -36.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £25.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £102.00 £38.74 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 123 (47.86%) PHP
2 112 (43.58%) HTML
3 103 (40.08%) Linux
4 96 (37.35%) CSS
5 88 (34.24%) JavaScript
6 85 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (29.18%) Java
8 70 (27.24%) SQL
9 61 (23.74%) jQuery
10 50 (19.46%) Git (software)
11 49 (19.07%) DevOps
12 46 (17.90%) Relational Database
13 45 (17.51%) Oracle
13 45 (17.51%) SQL Server
14 44 (17.12%) Web Services
14 44 (17.12%) Subversion
14 44 (17.12%) Puppet
15 43 (16.73%) MongoDB
16 42 (16.34%) Open Source
17 41 (15.95%) HTML5
17 41 (15.95%) Scrum
18 40 (15.56%) Apache
18 40 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (14.40%) OO
20 35 (13.62%) Finance
21 33 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
22 32 (12.45%) Python
23 31 (12.06%) Configuration Management
23 31 (12.06%) LAMP
24 30 (11.67%) TDD

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 40 (15.56%) Apache
2 28 (10.89%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.39%) Drupal
4 15 (5.84%) CMS
5 13 (5.06%) WordPress
5 13 (5.06%) JBoss
6 11 (4.28%) nginx
7 8 (3.11%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.11%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.72%) Node.js
9 6 (2.33%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.33%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.95%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.95%) ColdFusion
11 4 (1.56%) IIS
11 4 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.17%) Jetty
12 3 (1.17%) Confluence
12 3 (1.17%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.78%) Kentico
Applications
1 11 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.39%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.50%) PaaS
3 9 (3.50%) GitHub
4 7 (2.72%) SaaS
5 3 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) Heroku
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.61%) TCP/IP
1 17 (6.61%) SSL
2 16 (6.23%) HTTP
3 13 (5.06%) DNS
4 11 (4.28%) DHCP
5 10 (3.89%) LDAP
6 8 (3.11%) Firewall
7 7 (2.72%) FTP
8 6 (2.33%) VPN
9 5 (1.95%) IPsec
9 5 (1.95%) Internet
9 5 (1.95%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.78%) VLAN
11 1 (0.39%) SAN
11 1 (0.39%) SSH
11 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.39%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.39%) Network Security
11 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.90%) Relational Database
2 45 (17.51%) SQL Server
3 43 (16.73%) MongoDB
4 30 (11.67%) NoSQL
5 28 (10.89%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (8.56%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.72%) Redis
9 7 (2.72%) Big Data
10 6 (2.33%) DB2
11 5 (1.95%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.56%) HBase
13 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.17%) Cognos Query Studio
13 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.17%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.17%) Sybase ASE
13 3 (1.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 50 (19.46%) Git (software)
2 44 (17.12%) Subversion
3 29 (11.28%) Jenkins
4 18 (7.00%) Mercurial
5 15 (5.84%) Maven
6 13 (5.06%) JIRA
7 10 (3.89%) Ant
8 8 (3.11%) Redmine
9 7 (2.72%) FogBugz
9 7 (2.72%) Trac
10 6 (2.33%) JUnit
11 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.95%) Selenium
11 5 (1.95%) Grunt
12 4 (1.56%) Gerrit
12 4 (1.56%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.17%) PHPUnit
13 3 (1.17%) NetBeans
13 3 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (1.17%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (13.62%) Finance
2 10 (3.89%) Banking
3 8 (3.11%) Legal
4 5 (1.95%) Publishing
4 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.17%) Games
5 3 (1.17%) Retail
6 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.39%) iGaming
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 154 (59.92%) Developer
2 54 (21.01%) PHP Developer
3 27 (10.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (8.95%) Java Developer
5 17 (6.61%) Architect
6 13 (5.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 12 (4.67%) Drupal Developer
7 12 (4.67%) Analyst
7 12 (4.67%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.28%) Web Developer
9 9 (3.50%) Magento Developer
10 8 (3.11%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Technical Architect
13 5 (1.95%) ColdFusion Developer
13 5 (1.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (1.95%) Senior PHP Developer
13 5 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (43.58%) HTML
2 96 (37.35%) CSS
3 61 (23.74%) jQuery
4 44 (17.12%) Web Services
5 41 (15.95%) HTML5
6 31 (12.06%) LAMP
7 30 (11.67%) CSS3
8 29 (11.28%) Ajax
9 27 (10.51%) XML
10 20 (7.78%) Spring
11 19 (7.39%) REST
12 17 (6.61%) Symfony
12 17 (6.61%) JSP
13 16 (6.23%) Hibernate
13 16 (6.23%) AngularJS
14 15 (5.84%) XHTML
14 15 (5.84%) SOAP
14 15 (5.84%) .NET
15 13 (5.06%) J2EE
16 12 (4.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.50%) Digital Media
2 9 (3.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.72%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.95%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.56%) User Experience
6 4 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.17%) Clustering
7 3 (1.17%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.39%) Replication
9 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 103 (40.08%) Linux
2 26 (10.12%) UNIX
3 22 (8.56%) Windows
4 14 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.72%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.72%) CentOS
6 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.17%) AIX
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.39%) Android
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.07%) DevOps
3 42 (16.34%) Open Source
4 41 (15.95%) Scrum
5 40 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (14.40%) OO
7 31 (12.06%) Configuration Management
8 30 (11.67%) TDD
9 29 (11.28%) E-Commerce
10 27 (10.51%) MVC
11 20 (7.78%) OO PHP
12 18 (7.00%) SDLC
12 18 (7.00%) Project Management
13 16 (6.23%) Web Development
14 15 (5.84%) Kanban
15 12 (4.67%) Microservices
16 9 (3.50%) BDD
17 8 (3.11%) Waterfall
17 8 (3.11%) ITIL
17 8 (3.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 123 (47.86%) PHP
2 88 (34.24%) JavaScript
3 75 (29.18%) Java
4 70 (27.24%) SQL
5 32 (12.45%) Python
6 28 (10.89%) Ruby
7 17 (6.61%) Perl
8 16 (6.23%) PHP5
9 14 (5.45%) C#
10 13 (5.06%) Scala
11 11 (4.28%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.89%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.11%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.11%) Go
14 6 (2.33%) VBScript
15 5 (1.95%) C++
15 5 (1.95%) C
16 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.56%) Groovy
17 3 (1.17%) F#
Qualifications
1 19 (7.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.28%) Degree
3 8 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.17%) MCSE
4 3 (1.17%) CCNP
4 3 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.78%) CCIE
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) CISSP
6 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.39%) MCTS
6 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.28%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.72%) Varnish
3 6 (2.33%) Docker
4 4 (1.56%) vCloud
4 4 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.78%) HDFS
7 1 (0.39%) iptables
7 1 (0.39%) KVM
7 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.39%) NFS
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.39%) XenApp
7 1 (0.39%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (17.12%) Puppet
2 30 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (5.84%) Ansible
4 13 (5.06%) Salt
5 8 (3.11%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.17%) Nagios
6 3 (1.17%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.17%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.78%) Kibana
7 2 (0.78%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.78%) SCOM
7 2 (0.78%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.78%) logstash
7 2 (0.78%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.39%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (17.51%) Oracle
2 20 (7.78%) Red Hat
3 18 (7.00%) VMware
3 18 (7.00%) Zend
4 17 (6.61%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.89%) Splunk
6 9 (3.50%) Sybase
7 6 (2.33%) IBM
7 6 (2.33%) HP
8 4 (1.56%) Teradata
9 3 (1.17%) Google
9 3 (1.17%) Perforce
9 3 (1.17%) Talend
9 3 (1.17%) Sun
9 3 (1.17%) Cognos
9 3 (1.17%) Akamai
9 3 (1.17%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.78%) SAP
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: Yesterday
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Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Stratospherec
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
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Rate: £200 - £350 per day
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Rate: £200.00 per day
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Rate: £500 - 550 per year
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Rate: competitive
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Venturi
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
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