The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services 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 Percona over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Percona, Inc.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Percona
Rank 192 215 225
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Contract jobs citing Percona 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.085% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.19% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2573 3232 3297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.06% 45.67% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1793 2260 2261
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 114 93
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.03 £54.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Percona
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Percona
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Percona across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Percona
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 Percona across the City of London region.

Percona Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Percona
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Percona across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Percona Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Percona
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Percona 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 Percona.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Percona 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 Percona. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL