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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 90 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 114 121 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.02% 1.78% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.97% 7.12% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 92 76
Average daily rate
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£350 £359 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £13.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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
1271 1699 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.53% 24.99% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1282 1104
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +84.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.15 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £151.85 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 121 (50.84%) PHP
2 101 (42.44%) HTML
3 93 (39.08%) Linux
4 90 (37.82%) JavaScript
4 90 (37.82%) CSS
5 73 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (23.95%) SQL
7 54 (22.69%) OO
8 47 (19.75%) Apache
9 45 (18.91%) Java
9 45 (18.91%) MVC
10 44 (18.49%) UNIX
11 41 (17.23%) Git (software)
12 40 (16.81%) jQuery
13 38 (15.97%) HTML5
13 38 (15.97%) NoSQL
14 36 (15.13%) TDD
15 34 (14.29%) MongoDB
16 33 (13.87%) Web Services
16 33 (13.87%) Oracle
17 32 (13.45%) Puppet
18 31 (13.03%) SQL Server
18 31 (13.03%) LAMP
19 30 (12.61%) Zend
20 29 (12.18%) Scrum
20 29 (12.18%) XML
21 28 (11.76%) Finance
21 28 (11.76%) Symfony
21 28 (11.76%) Open Source
22 27 (11.34%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (19.75%) Apache
2 20 (8.40%) Drupal
3 17 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 16 (6.72%) CMS
5 12 (5.04%) WordPress
6 11 (4.62%) IIS
7 9 (3.78%) Moodle
7 9 (3.78%) nginx
8 8 (3.36%) JBoss
9 6 (2.52%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.10%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.10%) Node.js
11 4 (1.68%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.68%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.26%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (1.26%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.84%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Magento
2 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.84%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.42%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.42%) Cordys
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Heroku
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.42%) GitHub
4 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.30%) DNS
2 8 (3.36%) Internet
3 7 (2.94%) LDAP
3 7 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.52%) Firewall
5 5 (2.10%) VLAN
5 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.10%) SSL
6 4 (1.68%) VPN
6 4 (1.68%) SAN
7 3 (1.26%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.26%) HTTP
8 2 (0.84%) SSH
8 2 (0.84%) DHCP
8 2 (0.84%) FTP
8 2 (0.84%) Intranet
8 2 (0.84%) MRTG
8 2 (0.84%) AMQP
9 1 (0.42%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.97%) NoSQL
2 34 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 31 (13.03%) SQL Server
4 22 (9.24%) Relational Database
5 18 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (6.72%) Redis
7 7 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.52%) Big Data
8 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.68%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.26%) QlikView
11 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.23%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.34%) Subversion
3 19 (7.98%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.04%) JIRA
5 9 (3.78%) Selenium
5 9 (3.78%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.94%) JUnit
7 6 (2.52%) FogBugz
7 6 (2.52%) Trac
7 6 (2.52%) Redmine
8 5 (2.10%) PHPUnit
8 5 (2.10%) Toad
9 4 (1.68%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.68%) Maven
10 3 (1.26%) Hudson
10 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.84%) Ant
11 2 (0.84%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.84%) Mockito
11 2 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (11.76%) Finance
2 13 (5.46%) Marketing
3 7 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.94%) Games
3 7 (2.94%) Banking
4 5 (2.10%) Back Office
5 4 (1.68%) Advertising
6 3 (1.26%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Front Office
8 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 140 (58.82%) Developer
2 55 (23.11%) PHP Developer
3 19 (7.98%) Web Developer
4 18 (7.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (6.72%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.46%) Drupal Developer
6 13 (5.46%) Analyst
7 12 (5.04%) DBA
7 12 (5.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 11 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (4.62%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 8 (3.36%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.36%) Moodle Developer
10 7 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (2.52%) SQL DBA
11 6 (2.52%) Report Analyst
11 6 (2.52%) Administrator
12 5 (2.10%) Consultant
13 4 (1.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 4 (1.68%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (42.44%) HTML
2 90 (37.82%) CSS
3 40 (16.81%) jQuery
4 38 (15.97%) HTML5
5 33 (13.87%) Web Services
6 31 (13.03%) LAMP
7 29 (12.18%) XML
8 28 (11.76%) Symfony
9 27 (11.34%) CSS3
10 23 (9.66%) JSON
11 19 (7.98%) RESTful
12 17 (7.14%) AngularJS
13 14 (5.88%) Spring
14 13 (5.46%) REST
14 13 (5.46%) XHTML
15 10 (4.20%) .NET
15 10 (4.20%) SOAP
15 10 (4.20%) Memcached
15 10 (4.20%) CodeIgniter
16 9 (3.78%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.76%) Open Source
2 11 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.78%) Replication
3 9 (3.78%) E-Learning
4 8 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.52%) User Experience
5 6 (2.52%) VLE
5 6 (2.52%) Clustering
6 5 (2.10%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.68%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.68%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.68%) Social Network
8 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.26%) W3C
8 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.84%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 93 (39.08%) Linux
2 44 (18.49%) UNIX
3 27 (11.34%) Windows
4 17 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 16 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.88%) CentOS
7 13 (5.46%) Debian
8 10 (4.20%) Apple iOS
9 9 (3.78%) Android
10 4 (1.68%) Solaris
11 3 (1.26%) SUSE
12 2 (0.84%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.42%) AIX
13 1 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.69%) OO
3 45 (18.91%) MVC
4 36 (15.13%) TDD
5 29 (12.18%) Scrum
6 26 (10.92%) OO PHP
6 26 (10.92%) DevOps
7 25 (10.50%) E-Commerce
8 23 (9.66%) Web Development
9 21 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.30%) ITIL
12 14 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (5.46%) Project Management
14 12 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (4.62%) Unit Testing
15 11 (4.62%) BDD
16 10 (4.20%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 121 (50.84%) PHP
2 90 (37.82%) JavaScript
3 57 (23.95%) SQL
4 45 (18.91%) Java
5 25 (10.50%) Shell Script
6 24 (10.08%) Python
7 21 (8.82%) Perl
8 18 (7.56%) PHP5
8 18 (7.56%) Ruby
9 8 (3.36%) C#
10 7 (2.94%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.94%) Scala
11 5 (2.10%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.68%) C++
12 4 (1.68%) C
12 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.26%) Groovy
13 3 (1.26%) VBScript
13 3 (1.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.46%) Degree
2 8 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.52%) CCNA
4 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.10%) RHCE
4 5 (2.10%) MCSE
5 3 (1.26%) MCITP
5 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.26%) RHCT
6 2 (0.84%) CCIE
6 2 (0.84%) CCNP
6 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) NCDA
7 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) COBIT
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.94%) NFS
3 5 (2.10%) XenApp
3 5 (2.10%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.68%) KVM
5 3 (1.26%) Xen
5 3 (1.26%) Squid
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.26%) Varnish
5 3 (1.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.84%) HDFS
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.84%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.42%) Postfix
7 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.42%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (13.45%) Puppet
2 23 (9.66%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (7.98%) Nagios
4 10 (4.20%) Ansible
5 5 (2.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (2.10%) Cobbler
6 4 (1.68%) logstash
7 3 (1.26%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.26%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (1.26%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (1.26%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.26%) Salt
7 3 (1.26%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.84%) Oozie
8 2 (0.84%) Opsview
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.84%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.84%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.42%) Cacti
Vendors
1 33 (13.87%) Oracle
2 30 (12.61%) Zend
3 18 (7.56%) VMware
4 12 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.62%) DigitalOcean
6 9 (3.78%) HP
6 9 (3.78%) Rackspace
7 8 (3.36%) EMC
7 8 (3.36%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.36%) IBM
8 7 (2.94%) New Relic
9 6 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.10%) Tableau
10 5 (2.10%) Citrix
11 4 (1.68%) Symantec
11 4 (1.68%) NetApp
11 4 (1.68%) Adobe
12 3 (1.26%) Google
12 3 (1.26%) Sun
12 3 (1.26%) Dell
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Bridge Noble
Rate: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago