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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 68 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 56 66 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.21% 2.85% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.31% 12.20% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 41
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £232 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
495 541 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.51% 23.36% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 330 332
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 18
Average hourly rate £29.09 £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.84 £12.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire -9 27 £225 -30.76% 21
Suffolk +4 12 £438 +16.66% 3
Essex -9 10 £403 +4.54% 7
Hertfordshire +4 6 £363 +54.25% 19
Bedfordshire -12 1 - - 2
Norfolk - - - - 4
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 98 (54.75%) HTML
2 96 (53.63%) Java
3 87 (48.60%) SQL
3 87 (48.60%) CSS
4 83 (46.37%) Oracle
5 76 (42.46%) JavaScript
6 74 (41.34%) Linux
6 74 (41.34%) MVC
7 69 (38.55%) UNIX
8 66 (36.87%) Relational Database
9 64 (35.75%) PHP
9 64 (35.75%) Spring
10 62 (34.64%) XML
11 59 (32.96%) PL/SQL
12 56 (31.28%) Web Development
13 50 (27.93%) JBoss
13 50 (27.93%) REST
14 45 (25.14%) Web Services
14 45 (25.14%) JAAS
15 44 (24.58%) LDAP
16 43 (24.02%) Git (software)
17 40 (22.35%) Spring MVC
18 39 (21.79%) MariaDB
19 38 (21.23%) Enterprise Software
19 38 (21.23%) Hibernate
19 38 (21.23%) Apache
20 36 (20.11%) Mac OS X
21 31 (17.32%) JPA
22 30 (16.76%) TDD
23 28 (15.64%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 50 (27.93%) JBoss
2 38 (21.23%) Apache
3 28 (15.64%) WebLogic
4 15 (8.38%) Tomcat
5 12 (6.70%) CMS
6 9 (5.03%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (4.47%) nginx
8 7 (3.91%) Drupal
9 5 (2.79%) WordPress
9 5 (2.79%) Node.js
10 2 (1.12%) lighttpd
10 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.12%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (2.23%) Magento
3 2 (1.12%) Shopify
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.12%) SaaS
2 2 (1.12%) PaaS
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (24.58%) LDAP
2 22 (12.29%) HTTP
3 7 (3.91%) DNS
4 5 (2.79%) Internet
5 2 (1.12%) VRRP
5 2 (1.12%) Firewall
5 2 (1.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (36.87%) Relational Database
2 39 (21.79%) MariaDB
3 22 (12.29%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.82%) Neo4j
5 13 (7.26%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.59%) RDBMS
7 9 (5.03%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.35%) OLAP
10 4 (2.23%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.23%) Redis
10 4 (2.23%) OLTP
10 4 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.23%) DataStage
10 4 (2.23%) DTS
10 4 (2.23%) MS Access
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (24.02%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.53%) Subversion
3 18 (10.06%) Ant
4 17 (9.50%) Eclipse
5 16 (8.94%) Maven
6 13 (7.26%) PHPUnit
7 12 (6.70%) JUnit
7 12 (6.70%) JIRA
8 10 (5.59%) Mockito
8 10 (5.59%) IntelliJ
9 9 (5.03%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.47%) Selenium
11 5 (2.79%) Grunt
11 5 (2.79%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.79%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.23%) Bower
12 4 (2.23%) Yeoman
13 3 (1.68%) JMeter
14 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
14 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (10.06%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Marketing
3 3 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Local Government
4 1 (0.56%) Billing
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Front Office
4 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (74.30%) Developer
2 64 (35.75%) Java Developer
3 40 (22.35%) PHP Developer
4 17 (9.50%) Web Developer
5 14 (7.82%) Architect
6 10 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (5.03%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (5.03%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.47%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (3.35%) Project Leader
9 6 (3.35%) Java Architect
9 6 (3.35%) Software Project Leader
10 5 (2.79%) Tester
10 5 (2.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (2.23%) Drupal Developer
11 4 (2.23%) DBA
11 4 (2.23%) MySQL Developer
12 3 (1.68%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (1.68%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (54.75%) HTML
2 87 (48.60%) CSS
3 64 (35.75%) Spring
4 62 (34.64%) XML
5 50 (27.93%) REST
6 45 (25.14%) Web Services
6 45 (25.14%) JAAS
7 40 (22.35%) Spring MVC
8 38 (21.23%) Hibernate
9 31 (17.32%) JPA
10 25 (13.97%) jQuery
11 23 (12.85%) Ajax
11 23 (12.85%) LAMP
12 22 (12.29%) SOAP
12 22 (12.29%) Struts
13 21 (11.73%) HTML5
14 20 (11.17%) Laravel
14 20 (11.17%) AngularJS
15 19 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (10.61%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.23%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.38%) Visualisation
3 13 (7.26%) Open Source
4 11 (6.15%) Data Integration
5 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.59%) Clustering
6 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.47%) User Experience
7 8 (4.47%) Life Science
7 8 (4.47%) Biology
8 6 (3.35%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.12%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.56%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.56%) NHS
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (41.34%) Linux
2 69 (38.55%) UNIX
3 36 (20.11%) Mac OS X
4 16 (8.94%) Windows
5 11 (6.15%) Solaris
6 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.12%) Android
6 2 (1.12%) Debian
7 1 (0.56%) HPUX
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.34%) MVC
2 56 (31.28%) Web Development
3 30 (16.76%) TDD
4 23 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.85%) Web Design
5 20 (11.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (11.17%) Mentoring
5 20 (11.17%) Unit Testing
6 19 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (9.50%) Configuration Management
8 14 (7.82%) Scrum
9 13 (7.26%) Microservices
10 12 (6.70%) BDD
10 12 (6.70%) OOP
11 10 (5.59%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.59%) Bioinformatics
12 9 (5.03%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (4.47%) UML
14 7 (3.91%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (53.63%) Java
2 87 (48.60%) SQL
3 76 (42.46%) JavaScript
4 64 (35.75%) PHP
5 59 (32.96%) PL/SQL
6 19 (10.61%) Perl
7 15 (8.38%) PHP5
8 13 (7.26%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.59%) Tcl
10 8 (4.47%) Python
11 4 (2.23%) XPath
12 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.68%) C#
13 2 (1.12%) VBA
14 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.56%) C++
14 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.70%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.15%) Degree
4 2 (1.12%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.12%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.56%) PMP
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) Docker
2 2 (1.12%) Xen
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.68%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.12%) Puppet
3 2 (1.12%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.12%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 83 (46.37%) Oracle
2 11 (6.15%) Twitter
3 9 (5.03%) BEA
4 7 (3.91%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.79%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.79%) IBM
7 4 (2.23%) Informatica
7 4 (2.23%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.23%) SAP
7 4 (2.23%) Cognos
7 4 (2.23%) Zend
7 4 (2.23%) Teradata
8 3 (1.68%) ForgeRock
9 2 (1.12%) Progress
9 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.56%) Google
10 1 (0.56%) Netezza
10 1 (0.56%) VMware
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco
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