The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 43 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.31% 3.01% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.81% 12.66% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate £395 £300 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.58% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.24%
MySQL
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
86 79 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 22.51% 23.80% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 41
Average daily rate £400 £330 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £25.66 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Coventry region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Coventry region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) Redis
4 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Grunt

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Redis
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Grunt
2 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef