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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 82 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 132 130 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.25% 1.84% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.08% 7.47% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 99 74
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£364 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £265 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £13.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +200.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -10.76%
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
1309 1740 1425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.31% 24.62% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 1320 1097
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £41.53 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.13% +49.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £31.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £104.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, 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.

1 125 (51.23%) PHP
2 105 (43.03%) HTML
3 101 (41.39%) JavaScript
4 96 (39.34%) CSS
5 95 (38.93%) Linux
6 69 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (26.64%) SQL
8 60 (24.59%) OO
9 54 (22.13%) Java
10 49 (20.08%) MVC
11 48 (19.67%) Apache
12 44 (18.03%) UNIX
12 44 (18.03%) jQuery
13 42 (17.21%) Git (software)
14 40 (16.39%) HTML5
14 40 (16.39%) SQL Server
15 39 (15.98%) Web Services
16 37 (15.16%) NoSQL
17 35 (14.34%) TDD
17 35 (14.34%) Oracle
18 33 (13.52%) XML
18 33 (13.52%) Finance
18 33 (13.52%) Zend
18 33 (13.52%) MongoDB
19 32 (13.11%) Subversion
19 32 (13.11%) LAMP
20 30 (12.30%) Puppet
21 29 (11.89%) Scrum
22 28 (11.48%) Windows
22 28 (11.48%) Symfony

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 48 (19.67%) Apache
2 19 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.97%) Drupal
3 17 (6.97%) IIS
4 15 (6.15%) CMS
5 12 (4.92%) WordPress
6 10 (4.10%) JBoss
6 10 (4.10%) Moodle
7 7 (2.87%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.87%) nginx
8 5 (2.05%) Joomla!
8 5 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.64%) Node.js
9 4 (1.64%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (1.23%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.23%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.23%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.23%) MS Office
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.41%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Magento
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.82%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.41%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Cordys
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.82%) GitHub
3 2 (0.82%) Heroku
3 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.33%) DNS
2 9 (3.69%) LDAP
3 8 (3.28%) Internet
3 8 (3.28%) Firewall
4 6 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.05%) VLAN
5 5 (2.05%) SSH
5 5 (2.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.64%) VoIP
6 4 (1.64%) SSL
6 4 (1.64%) SAN
6 4 (1.64%) HTTP
7 3 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.23%) VPN
7 3 (1.23%) FTP
7 3 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.82%) LAN
8 2 (0.82%) DHCP
8 2 (0.82%) Intranet
8 2 (0.82%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.16%) NoSQL
3 33 (13.52%) MongoDB
4 25 (10.25%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (5.74%) Redis
7 7 (2.87%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.05%) SQLite
9 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.05%) Big Data
10 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.64%) MS Access
10 4 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.64%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.23%) QlikView
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 42 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.11%) Subversion
3 14 (5.74%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.51%) JIRA
5 9 (3.69%) Mercurial
5 9 (3.69%) Selenium
6 8 (3.28%) FogBugz
6 8 (3.28%) Trac
6 8 (3.28%) Redmine
6 8 (3.28%) JUnit
7 6 (2.46%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.64%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.23%) Maven
9 3 (1.23%) Mockito
9 3 (1.23%) Hudson
9 3 (1.23%) Toad
10 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.82%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.82%) Ant
10 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (13.52%) Finance
2 15 (6.15%) Marketing
3 8 (3.28%) Banking
4 7 (2.87%) Games
4 7 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.64%) Back Office
6 3 (1.23%) Legal
6 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (0.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 148 (60.66%) Developer
2 57 (23.36%) PHP Developer
3 23 (9.43%) Web Developer
4 20 (8.20%) Java Developer
5 17 (6.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (6.56%) Analyst
7 14 (5.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 13 (5.33%) DBA
9 12 (4.92%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 10 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.10%) Drupal Developer
11 8 (3.28%) Moodle Developer
11 8 (3.28%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.87%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (2.46%) SQL DBA
13 6 (2.46%) Administrator
14 5 (2.05%) Report Analyst
14 5 (2.05%) iOS Developer
15 4 (1.64%) Technical Analyst
15 4 (1.64%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (43.03%) HTML
2 96 (39.34%) CSS
3 44 (18.03%) jQuery
4 40 (16.39%) HTML5
5 39 (15.98%) Web Services
6 33 (13.52%) XML
7 32 (13.11%) LAMP
8 28 (11.48%) Symfony
8 28 (11.48%) CSS3
9 26 (10.66%) JSON
10 23 (9.43%) RESTful
11 17 (6.97%) Spring
11 17 (6.97%) AngularJS
12 16 (6.56%) REST
13 15 (6.15%) XHTML
14 14 (5.74%) .NET
15 13 (5.33%) SOAP
16 12 (4.92%) Ajax
17 11 (4.51%) CodeIgniter
17 11 (4.51%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.07%) Open Source
2 14 (5.74%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.10%) E-Learning
5 9 (3.69%) Replication
5 9 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.28%) User Experience
7 7 (2.87%) Clustering
8 6 (2.46%) VLE
9 5 (2.05%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.64%) W3C
10 4 (1.64%) Social Media
10 4 (1.64%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.64%) Social Network
11 3 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.23%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 95 (38.93%) Linux
2 44 (18.03%) UNIX
3 28 (11.48%) Windows
4 20 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (6.56%) Ubuntu
6 14 (5.74%) CentOS
7 13 (5.33%) Debian
8 11 (4.51%) Apple iOS
9 10 (4.10%) Android
10 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.23%) Solaris
11 2 (0.82%) Scientific Linux
11 2 (0.82%) SUSE
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.41%) AIX
12 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.59%) OO
3 49 (20.08%) MVC
4 35 (14.34%) TDD
5 29 (11.89%) Scrum
6 27 (11.07%) OO PHP
6 27 (11.07%) E-Commerce
7 23 (9.43%) DevOps
8 22 (9.02%) Web Development
9 21 (8.61%) Software Engineering
10 15 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.15%) Project Management
10 15 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.33%) ITIL
11 13 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (4.51%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (4.51%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.10%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 125 (51.23%) PHP
2 101 (41.39%) JavaScript
3 65 (26.64%) SQL
4 54 (22.13%) Java
5 27 (11.07%) Shell Script
6 22 (9.02%) Python
6 22 (9.02%) Perl
6 22 (9.02%) PHP5
7 18 (7.38%) Ruby
8 9 (3.69%) Scala
9 8 (3.28%) C#
9 8 (3.28%) C++
10 7 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.46%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.05%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.05%) C
13 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.64%) Groovy
14 3 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.56%) Degree
2 7 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.46%) CCNA
4 5 (2.05%) RHCE
5 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.64%) MCSE
6 3 (1.23%) RHCT
6 3 (1.23%) MCITP
6 3 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) NCDA
8 1 (0.41%) CCIE
8 1 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) COBIT
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.46%) NFS
2 6 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.05%) Varnish
4 4 (1.64%) XenApp
5 3 (1.23%) Xen
5 3 (1.23%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.23%) KVM
6 2 (0.82%) HDFS
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.82%) Squid
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.41%) Postfix
7 1 (0.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (12.30%) Puppet
2 21 (8.61%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (6.97%) Nagios
4 7 (2.87%) Ansible
5 4 (1.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (1.64%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.23%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.23%) logstash
6 3 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.23%) Oozie
7 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.82%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.82%) Salt
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.82%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (0.82%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.82%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (14.34%) Oracle
2 33 (13.52%) Zend
3 15 (6.15%) VMware
4 14 (5.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.51%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.87%) IBM
7 7 (2.87%) HP
7 7 (2.87%) Rackspace
7 7 (2.87%) New Relic
8 6 (2.46%) EMC
9 5 (2.05%) Sybase
9 5 (2.05%) Adobe
9 5 (2.05%) Cisco
10 4 (1.64%) Tableau
10 4 (1.64%) NetApp
10 4 (1.64%) Citrix
10 4 (1.64%) Symantec
11 3 (1.23%) Google
11 3 (1.23%) Sophos
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Rate: Unspecified
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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