The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 40 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 135 78 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.46% 3.22% 3.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.96% 13.88% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 42 52
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£400 £341 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.21% +6.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £191 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £384 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +7.69%
MySQL
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
712 562 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.51% 23.19% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 290 365
Average daily rate £383 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 36 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £16.40 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.17 £50.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Essex +12 63 £463 +32.14% 3
Hertfordshire +2 41 £387 +10.53% 15
Cambridgeshire +4 27 £320 +16.36% 20
Norfolk -7 3 £513 +127.77% 3
Suffolk +1 1 £250 +31.57% 4
Bedfordshire - - - - 5
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 119 (59.20%) HTML
2 116 (57.71%) SQL
3 112 (55.72%) Java
4 103 (51.24%) CSS
5 100 (49.75%) Linux
6 96 (47.76%) Oracle
7 90 (44.78%) JavaScript
8 84 (41.79%) MVC
8 84 (41.79%) Relational Database
9 83 (41.29%) UNIX
10 76 (37.81%) XML
11 75 (37.31%) Spring
12 70 (34.83%) PL/SQL
13 68 (33.83%) Web Development
14 64 (31.84%) PHP
15 59 (29.35%) JBoss
16 55 (27.36%) REST
17 54 (26.87%) JAAS
18 52 (25.87%) LDAP
18 52 (25.87%) Web Services
19 51 (25.37%) Hibernate
20 50 (24.88%) Spring MVC
21 49 (24.38%) MariaDB
22 48 (23.88%) Enterprise Software
23 47 (23.38%) TDD
24 46 (22.89%) Mac OS X
25 41 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
26 40 (19.90%) JPA
27 37 (18.41%) Subversion
28 35 (17.41%) jQuery

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 59 (29.35%) JBoss
2 31 (15.42%) Apache
3 22 (10.95%) WebLogic
4 18 (8.96%) Tomcat
5 15 (7.46%) CMS
6 14 (6.97%) WordPress
7 9 (4.48%) Node.js
8 6 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
9 4 (1.99%) Drupal
10 3 (1.49%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.49%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.00%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.00%) lighttpd
11 2 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.50%) SAS
12 1 (0.50%) IIS
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Magento
1 7 (3.48%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.00%) Shopify
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.49%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.87%) LDAP
2 29 (14.43%) HTTP
3 8 (3.98%) Internet
4 2 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.00%) DNS
4 2 (1.00%) VPN
4 2 (1.00%) VRRP
4 2 (1.00%) Firewall
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) DMZ
5 1 (0.50%) PBX
5 1 (0.50%) DHCP
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) SAN
5 1 (0.50%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (41.79%) Relational Database
2 49 (24.38%) MariaDB
3 24 (11.94%) MongoDB
4 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
5 15 (7.46%) Neo4j
6 14 (6.97%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.48%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.99%) Redis
10 6 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.99%) OLAP
11 4 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (1.99%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.99%) DTS
11 4 (1.99%) MS Access
11 4 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.99%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 37 (18.41%) Subversion
2 26 (12.94%) Eclipse
3 23 (11.44%) Git (software)
4 21 (10.45%) Ant
4 21 (10.45%) Maven
5 15 (7.46%) JUnit
6 11 (5.47%) IntelliJ
6 11 (5.47%) Mockito
7 9 (4.48%) JIRA
7 9 (4.48%) Selenium
8 6 (2.99%) Grunt
9 5 (2.49%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.49%) NUnit
9 5 (2.49%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.49%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.49%) PHPUnit
9 5 (2.49%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.99%) Bower
10 4 (1.99%) Yeoman
10 4 (1.99%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (11.94%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Retail
2 7 (3.48%) Marketing
3 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Front Office
5 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 162 (80.60%) Developer
2 76 (37.81%) Java Developer
3 41 (20.40%) PHP Developer
4 23 (11.44%) Web Developer
5 12 (5.97%) DBA
6 11 (5.47%) Senior Developer
7 8 (3.98%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (3.48%) SQL DBA
8 7 (3.48%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (2.99%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 6 (2.99%) Software Project Leader
9 6 (2.99%) Project Leader
10 5 (2.49%) Administrator
10 5 (2.49%) Tester
10 5 (2.49%) WordPress Developer
11 4 (1.99%) Magento Developer
11 4 (1.99%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (1.99%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (1.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (59.20%) HTML
2 103 (51.24%) CSS
3 76 (37.81%) XML
4 75 (37.31%) Spring
5 55 (27.36%) REST
6 54 (26.87%) JAAS
7 52 (25.87%) Web Services
8 51 (25.37%) Hibernate
9 50 (24.88%) Spring MVC
10 40 (19.90%) JPA
11 35 (17.41%) jQuery
12 26 (12.94%) Struts
13 25 (12.44%) Ajax
14 24 (11.94%) SOAP
15 21 (10.45%) JSON
15 21 (10.45%) Struts2
15 21 (10.45%) HTML5
16 18 (8.96%) LAMP
17 17 (8.46%) JDBC
18 16 (7.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.88%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (8.46%) Visualisation
3 14 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.47%) User Experience
6 10 (4.98%) Data Integration
7 9 (4.48%) Open Source
8 8 (3.98%) Life Science
8 8 (3.98%) Biology
9 6 (2.99%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.99%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.99%) Replication
11 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.49%) Web 2.0
12 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.00%) MPEG
12 2 (1.00%) Ontologies
12 2 (1.00%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 100 (49.75%) Linux
2 83 (41.29%) UNIX
3 46 (22.89%) Mac OS X
4 13 (6.47%) Windows
5 5 (2.49%) Solaris
5 5 (2.49%) Android
5 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.49%) HPUX
7 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.50%) Debian
8 1 (0.50%) Gentoo
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (41.79%) MVC
2 68 (33.83%) Web Development
3 47 (23.38%) TDD
4 41 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.43%) Scrum
6 26 (12.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (12.44%) Mentoring
8 23 (11.44%) Web Design
9 20 (9.95%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.46%) Microservices
11 14 (6.97%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.47%) OO
12 13 (6.47%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.47%) Waterfall
13 12 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (5.47%) BDD
14 11 (5.47%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.98%) Bioinformatics
16 8 (3.98%) Performance Testing
16 8 (3.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 116 (57.71%) SQL
2 112 (55.72%) Java
3 90 (44.78%) JavaScript
4 70 (34.83%) PL/SQL
5 64 (31.84%) PHP
6 19 (9.45%) Perl
7 13 (6.47%) Python
8 10 (4.98%) Tcl
9 9 (4.48%) PHP5
10 8 (3.98%) C#
11 7 (3.48%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.99%) XPath
13 4 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.99%) Ruby
14 2 (1.00%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.00%) VBA
14 2 (1.00%) C
15 1 (0.50%) AWK
15 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (9.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.46%) Degree
3 13 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.99%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.00%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.00%) ISEB
6 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.00%) MCITP
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) QA
2 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Varnish
1 2 (1.00%) Xen
2 1 (0.50%) Samba
2 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) qmail
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) vSphere
2 1 (0.50%) VMFS
2 1 (0.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Nagios
1 3 (1.49%) Puppet
2 2 (1.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Munin
3 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.50%) Bacula
Vendors
1 96 (47.76%) Oracle
2 11 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.48%) IBM
4 6 (2.99%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.49%) Zend
5 5 (2.49%) Cognos
6 4 (1.99%) Twitter
6 4 (1.99%) SAP
6 4 (1.99%) Informatica
6 4 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.99%) Teradata
7 3 (1.49%) Sun
7 3 (1.49%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.00%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.00%) Facebook
8 2 (1.00%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.00%) BEA
8 2 (1.00%) Progress
8 2 (1.00%) Google
9 1 (0.50%) VMware
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