The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 30 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.56% 3.80% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.27% 21.43% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£500 £169 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
+15.76% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +66.66%
MySQL
South West

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 Devon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
55 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.48% 17.72% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 26
Average daily rate £363 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £316 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £12.98 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Devon

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth 0 2 £500 +90.47% 2
Exeter - 2 - - 5
Barnstaple - - - - 1
Torquay - - - -
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Salt
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) PHP5
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Salt
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat