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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 85 112 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Contract jobs citing MySQL 124 121 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.11% 1.68% 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.42% 7.43% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 98 107
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £14.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +170.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
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
1316 1629 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.35% 22.63% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1228 1146
Average daily rate £433 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £27.97 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -13.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 122 (48.80%) PHP
2 92 (36.80%) JavaScript
3 90 (36.00%) HTML
4 86 (34.40%) Linux
5 84 (33.60%) CSS
6 72 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (28.40%) SQL
8 70 (28.00%) Java
9 56 (22.40%) OO
10 54 (21.60%) SQL Server
11 50 (20.00%) Apache
11 50 (20.00%) MVC
12 48 (19.20%) TDD
13 46 (18.40%) Git (software)
14 45 (18.00%) Web Services
15 44 (17.60%) UNIX
16 43 (17.20%) Subversion
17 42 (16.80%) Oracle
18 41 (16.40%) HTML5
19 39 (15.60%) jQuery
20 38 (15.20%) Finance
21 36 (14.40%) XML
22 32 (12.80%) LAMP
22 32 (12.80%) NoSQL
22 32 (12.80%) CSS3
23 30 (12.00%) Python
23 30 (12.00%) Zend
24 29 (11.60%) Scrum
25 28 (11.20%) Tomcat
25 28 (11.20%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (20.00%) Apache
2 28 (11.20%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.40%) IIS
4 14 (5.60%) WebSphere
4 14 (5.60%) CMS
5 11 (4.40%) Drupal
5 11 (4.40%) Moodle
6 10 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.60%) WordPress
8 6 (2.40%) nginx
8 6 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.00%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.60%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.20%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.20%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.20%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.80%) Liferay
12 2 (0.80%) Zimbra
Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.60%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.20%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Magento
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) Cordys
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.60%) SaaS
4 4 (1.60%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.20%) GitHub
6 2 (0.80%) Heroku
6 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.40%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.20%) DNS
2 9 (3.60%) HTTP
2 9 (3.60%) LDAP
2 9 (3.60%) SSH
3 7 (2.80%) Firewall
3 7 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.40%) Internet
5 5 (2.00%) SSL
6 4 (1.60%) VLAN
6 4 (1.60%) VoIP
6 4 (1.60%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.60%) SAN
7 3 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.20%) FTP
7 3 (1.20%) DHCP
7 3 (1.20%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.20%) AMQP
8 2 (0.80%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.80%) SMTP
8 2 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.80%) NoSQL
3 28 (11.20%) Relational Database
4 23 (9.20%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (4.40%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.60%) Redis
9 8 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.80%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (2.00%) Big Data
12 5 (2.00%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.60%) SQLite
13 4 (1.60%) DB2
13 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.20%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (18.40%) Git (software)
2 43 (17.20%) Subversion
3 16 (6.40%) JIRA
3 16 (6.40%) Mercurial
4 14 (5.60%) Maven
4 14 (5.60%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.40%) Ant
5 11 (4.40%) JUnit
6 10 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.60%) Gerrit
7 9 (3.60%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.20%) Selenium
8 8 (3.20%) FogBugz
8 8 (3.20%) Trac
8 8 (3.20%) Redmine
9 7 (2.80%) AnthillPro
9 7 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.00%) jMock
10 5 (2.00%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.60%) Mockito
General
1 38 (15.20%) Finance
2 12 (4.80%) Marketing
3 10 (4.00%) Banking
4 8 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.60%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 2 (0.80%) Retail
7 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.80%) Front Office
7 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 147 (58.80%) Developer
2 56 (22.40%) PHP Developer
3 26 (10.40%) Java Developer
4 22 (8.80%) Web Developer
5 19 (7.60%) Analyst
6 17 (6.80%) DBA
7 16 (6.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 10 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 8 (3.20%) MySQL DBA
9 8 (3.20%) Senior Developer
10 7 (2.80%) Software Engineer
10 7 (2.80%) Architect
11 6 (2.40%) Drupal Developer
11 6 (2.40%) Administrator
11 6 (2.40%) Deployment Manager
11 6 (2.40%) Moodle Developer
12 5 (2.00%) iOS Developer
12 5 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (36.00%) HTML
2 84 (33.60%) CSS
3 45 (18.00%) Web Services
4 41 (16.40%) HTML5
5 39 (15.60%) jQuery
6 36 (14.40%) XML
7 32 (12.80%) LAMP
7 32 (12.80%) CSS3
8 26 (10.40%) Symfony
9 25 (10.00%) JSON
9 25 (10.00%) .NET
10 22 (8.80%) REST
11 21 (8.40%) RESTful
11 21 (8.40%) Spring
12 18 (7.20%) Hibernate
13 17 (6.80%) J2EE
14 16 (6.40%) SOAP
15 15 (6.00%) Ajax
16 12 (4.80%) JMS
17 11 (4.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.60%) Open Source
2 14 (5.60%) Replication
3 12 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.80%) E-Learning
4 10 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.20%) Clustering
7 7 (2.80%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.40%) VLE
9 5 (2.00%) Social Media
10 4 (1.60%) Learning Management System
10 4 (1.60%) Social Network
10 4 (1.60%) W3C
10 4 (1.60%) User Experience
11 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.20%) Animation
11 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (34.40%) Linux
2 44 (17.60%) UNIX
3 25 (10.00%) Windows
4 19 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.80%) CentOS
6 11 (4.40%) Debian
7 8 (3.20%) Android
7 8 (3.20%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.40%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.20%) Solaris
9 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.80%) SUSE
10 2 (0.80%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.40%) AIX
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.40%) OO
3 50 (20.00%) MVC
4 48 (19.20%) TDD
5 29 (11.60%) Scrum
6 23 (9.20%) OO PHP
7 22 (8.80%) DevOps
8 21 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (8.40%) Migration
8 21 (8.40%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.00%) Web Development
10 18 (7.20%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (6.80%) BDD
12 16 (6.40%) SOA
13 15 (6.00%) ETL
13 15 (6.00%) Project Management
14 12 (4.80%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.80%) Workflow
15 11 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 122 (48.80%) PHP
2 92 (36.80%) JavaScript
3 71 (28.40%) SQL
4 70 (28.00%) Java
5 30 (12.00%) Python
6 25 (10.00%) Perl
7 22 (8.80%) PHP5
8 21 (8.40%) Shell Script
9 20 (8.00%) Ruby
9 20 (8.00%) Bash Shell
10 15 (6.00%) PL/SQL
11 14 (5.60%) Scala
12 13 (5.20%) C#
13 8 (3.20%) Groovy
13 8 (3.20%) C++
14 7 (2.80%) C
15 5 (2.00%) Clojure
16 4 (1.60%) sed
17 3 (1.20%) R
17 3 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (6.80%) Degree
2 6 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.40%) CCNA
3 5 (2.00%) RHCE
3 5 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.20%) MCSE
5 3 (1.20%) MCITP
5 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.20%) RHCT
6 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) GISP
7 1 (0.40%) NCDA
7 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.80%) vCloud
1 7 (2.80%) NFS
1 7 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.00%) Varnish
2 5 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.60%) XenApp
4 3 (1.20%) HDFS
4 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.40%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.40%) KVM
6 1 (0.40%) Squid
6 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (10.40%) Puppet
2 12 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.20%) Nagios
4 4 (1.60%) Salt
5 3 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.20%) Oozie
5 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.20%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (1.20%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (0.80%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.80%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (0.80%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.80%) Ansible
7 1 (0.40%) RANCID
7 1 (0.40%) Kibana
7 1 (0.40%) logstash
7 1 (0.40%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 42 (16.80%) Oracle
2 30 (12.00%) Zend
3 17 (6.80%) VMware
4 15 (6.00%) JBoss
5 13 (5.20%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.60%) IBM
8 8 (3.20%) Microsoft
9 7 (2.80%) Cisco
10 6 (2.40%) Sybase
10 6 (2.40%) New Relic
11 5 (2.00%) Rackspace
11 5 (2.00%) Adobe
11 5 (2.00%) HP
12 4 (1.60%) Citrix
12 4 (1.60%) Tableau
13 3 (1.20%) Percona
13 3 (1.20%) Sophos
13 3 (1.20%) Symantec
13 3 (1.20%) Dell
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