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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 86 89 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Contract jobs citing MySQL 119 134 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.19% 2.16% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.80% 9.70% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 97 66
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£388 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.24% +80.00%
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
1353 1382 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.87% 22.28% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1019 1090
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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.

1 106 (47.96%) PHP
2 102 (46.15%) HTML
3 92 (41.63%) CSS
4 81 (36.65%) JavaScript
5 75 (33.94%) Linux
6 60 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (25.79%) SQL
7 57 (25.79%) jQuery
8 56 (25.34%) Java
9 50 (22.62%) HTML5
10 42 (19.00%) Git (software)
11 40 (18.10%) Puppet
12 38 (17.19%) MongoDB
12 38 (17.19%) CSS3
13 37 (16.74%) DevOps
14 34 (15.38%) Oracle
15 33 (14.93%) Apache
16 31 (14.03%) OO
16 31 (14.03%) Subversion
17 30 (13.57%) Web Services
17 30 (13.57%) SQL Server
18 29 (13.12%) Relational Database
19 28 (12.67%) Jenkins
19 28 (12.67%) Open Source
20 27 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (12.22%) TDD
20 27 (12.22%) Configuration Management
21 26 (11.76%) LAMP
21 26 (11.76%) Ajax
21 26 (11.76%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 33 (14.93%) Apache
2 24 (10.86%) Tomcat
3 22 (9.95%) Drupal
4 19 (8.60%) CMS
5 11 (4.98%) WordPress
5 11 (4.98%) nginx
6 7 (3.17%) Node.js
6 7 (3.17%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.17%) JBoss
7 6 (2.71%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.71%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.71%) Joomla!
7 6 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.26%) IIS
8 5 (2.26%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.81%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.36%) Jetty
10 3 (1.36%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.36%) Moodle
11 2 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.36%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.90%) MS Office
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.45%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.26%) PaaS
3 5 (2.26%) GitHub
4 4 (1.81%) SaaS
5 3 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.14%) SSL
2 16 (7.24%) HTTP
3 13 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.07%) FTP
4 9 (4.07%) DNS
5 7 (3.17%) Internet
6 6 (2.71%) IPsec
6 6 (2.71%) DHCP
7 5 (2.26%) VPN
7 5 (2.26%) Firewall
8 3 (1.36%) VLAN
8 3 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.90%) MRTG
9 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.90%) LDAP
10 1 (0.45%) SNMP
10 1 (0.45%) IPv6
10 1 (0.45%) IMAP
10 1 (0.45%) SSH
10 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.19%) MongoDB
2 30 (13.57%) SQL Server
3 29 (13.12%) Relational Database
4 26 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 24 (10.86%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.52%) Big Data
8 9 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (3.17%) Redis
9 7 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.17%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.26%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.81%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.36%) HBase
13 3 (1.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (19.00%) Git (software)
2 31 (14.03%) Subversion
3 28 (12.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.88%) Maven
5 10 (4.52%) Mercurial
6 9 (4.07%) JIRA
6 9 (4.07%) Ant
7 6 (2.71%) Selenium
7 6 (2.71%) PHPUnit
8 5 (2.26%) Hudson
8 5 (2.26%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (2.26%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.81%) JUnit
9 4 (1.81%) Grunt
9 4 (1.81%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.36%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.90%) Toad
General
1 23 (10.41%) Finance
2 6 (2.71%) Legal
2 6 (2.71%) Banking
3 5 (2.26%) Publishing
4 4 (1.81%) Retail
5 2 (0.90%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
5 2 (0.90%) Front Office
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) iGaming
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 126 (57.01%) Developer
2 41 (18.55%) PHP Developer
3 20 (9.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 17 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 13 (5.88%) Analyst
5 13 (5.88%) Architect
6 12 (5.43%) Web Developer
7 8 (3.62%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (3.62%) Magento Developer
7 8 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (3.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (2.71%) Technical Architect
9 6 (2.71%) DBA
9 6 (2.71%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (1.81%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (46.15%) HTML
2 92 (41.63%) CSS
3 57 (25.79%) jQuery
4 50 (22.62%) HTML5
5 38 (17.19%) CSS3
6 30 (13.57%) Web Services
7 26 (11.76%) LAMP
7 26 (11.76%) Ajax
8 19 (8.60%) REST
9 18 (8.14%) XHTML
9 18 (8.14%) AngularJS
10 15 (6.79%) Spring
10 15 (6.79%) XML
11 12 (5.43%) .NET
11 12 (5.43%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.98%) JSP
12 11 (4.98%) SOAP
12 11 (4.98%) Sass
12 11 (4.98%) Symfony
13 10 (4.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.67%) Open Source
2 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.71%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.81%) E-Learning
5 4 (1.81%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.81%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.81%) User Experience
6 3 (1.36%) Clustering
6 3 (1.36%) W3C
7 2 (0.90%) PKI
7 2 (0.90%) iSeries
8 1 (0.45%) Social Media
8 1 (0.45%) iPad
8 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.45%) iPhone
8 1 (0.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 75 (33.94%) Linux
2 21 (9.50%) UNIX
3 18 (8.14%) Windows
4 15 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.07%) CentOS
6 7 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.26%) Android
8 4 (1.81%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (0.90%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.45%) SUSE
11 1 (0.45%) Debian
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.74%) DevOps
3 31 (14.03%) OO
4 27 (12.22%) Configuration Management
4 27 (12.22%) TDD
4 27 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (9.50%) E-Commerce
6 19 (8.60%) Scrum
6 19 (8.60%) MVC
6 19 (8.60%) OO PHP
7 15 (6.79%) ITIL
8 14 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.33%) Web Development
9 11 (4.98%) Microservices
9 11 (4.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.07%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (4.07%) BDD
10 9 (4.07%) OOP
10 9 (4.07%) Data Modelling
11 8 (3.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.96%) PHP
2 81 (36.65%) JavaScript
3 57 (25.79%) SQL
4 56 (25.34%) Java
5 25 (11.31%) Ruby
6 23 (10.41%) Python
7 14 (6.33%) Perl
8 12 (5.43%) C#
9 11 (4.98%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.52%) Scala
10 10 (4.52%) PHP5
11 7 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.26%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.26%) Go
13 3 (1.36%) Groovy
13 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.36%) VBA
13 3 (1.36%) C
14 2 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.71%) Degree
3 5 (2.26%) MCSE
3 5 (2.26%) CCNP
3 5 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.81%) CCIE
4 4 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) MCTS
6 1 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.17%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.81%) Varnish
2 4 (1.81%) KVM
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.36%) Squid
4 2 (0.90%) Xen
4 2 (0.90%) NFS
4 2 (0.90%) XenApp
4 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.90%) vSphere
4 2 (0.90%) HDFS
4 2 (0.90%) vCloud
5 1 (0.45%) iptables
5 1 (0.45%) XenServer
5 1 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.45%) Postfix
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 40 (18.10%) Puppet
2 26 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (6.33%) Ansible
4 8 (3.62%) Salt
5 5 (2.26%) Nagios
6 4 (1.81%) Cobbler
6 4 (1.81%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.90%) logstash
7 2 (0.90%) Opsview
7 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.90%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.45%) MOM
8 1 (0.45%) SCOM
8 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 34 (15.38%) Oracle
2 20 (9.05%) VMware
3 18 (8.14%) Red Hat
4 17 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.98%) Zend
6 9 (4.07%) HP
7 7 (3.17%) IBM
8 6 (2.71%) Adobe
9 5 (2.26%) EMC
9 5 (2.26%) Tableau
9 5 (2.26%) Rackspace
9 5 (2.26%) Talend
10 4 (1.81%) Splunk
10 4 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.36%) Sybase
11 3 (1.36%) Cognos
11 3 (1.36%) Google
11 3 (1.36%) Apple
12 2 (0.90%) Perforce
12 2 (0.90%) Sun
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