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 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 62 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 75 72 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.69% 3.00% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.20% 13.21% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 48
Average daily rate
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£415 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -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
528 545 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.95% 22.67% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 315 366
Average daily rate £400 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 24
Average hourly rate £31.00 £34.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £14.50 £15.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.11 £50.30 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

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 December 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 29 December 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 -9 31 £475 +35.71%
Cambridgeshire -5 22 £225 -30.76% 11
Suffolk +6 11 £450 +20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +4 11 £381 +8.92% 10
Norfolk - - - - 3
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 121 (56.28%) HTML
2 119 (55.35%) Java
3 114 (53.02%) SQL
4 108 (50.23%) CSS
5 100 (46.51%) Oracle
6 93 (43.26%) JavaScript
6 93 (43.26%) Linux
7 89 (41.40%) MVC
8 82 (38.14%) UNIX
9 81 (37.67%) Relational Database
10 76 (35.35%) Spring
11 75 (34.88%) XML
12 70 (32.56%) PHP
12 70 (32.56%) PL/SQL
12 70 (32.56%) Web Development
13 60 (27.91%) REST
14 59 (27.44%) JBoss
15 54 (25.12%) JAAS
16 53 (24.65%) Web Services
17 52 (24.19%) LDAP
18 51 (23.72%) Hibernate
19 50 (23.26%) Spring MVC
20 49 (22.79%) MariaDB
21 48 (22.33%) Enterprise Software
22 46 (21.40%) Mac OS X
23 42 (19.53%) Git (software)
24 41 (19.07%) TDD
25 40 (18.60%) JPA
26 36 (16.74%) jQuery
26 36 (16.74%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (27.44%) JBoss
2 36 (16.74%) Apache
3 27 (12.56%) WebLogic
4 18 (8.37%) Tomcat
5 17 (7.91%) CMS
6 12 (5.58%) WordPress
7 8 (3.72%) Node.js
8 7 (3.26%) nginx
9 6 (2.79%) Drupal
9 6 (2.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.86%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (1.40%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.40%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.93%) lighttpd
12 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.47%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Magento
1 7 (3.26%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.93%) Shopify
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 2 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.47%) GitHub
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (24.19%) LDAP
2 26 (12.09%) HTTP
3 7 (3.26%) Internet
4 5 (2.33%) DNS
5 2 (0.93%) VRRP
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) PBX
6 1 (0.47%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (37.67%) Relational Database
2 49 (22.79%) MariaDB
3 24 (11.16%) MongoDB
4 20 (9.30%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.98%) Neo4j
6 12 (5.58%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.58%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.79%) OLAP
9 6 (2.79%) Redis
10 4 (1.86%) MS Access
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.86%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (19.53%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.35%) Subversion
3 24 (11.16%) Eclipse
4 21 (9.77%) Ant
5 20 (9.30%) Maven
6 17 (7.91%) JIRA
7 15 (6.98%) JUnit
8 11 (5.12%) IntelliJ
8 11 (5.12%) PHPUnit
8 11 (5.12%) Mockito
9 9 (4.19%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.19%) Selenium
10 5 (2.33%) Grunt
10 5 (2.33%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.33%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.86%) Yeoman
11 4 (1.86%) Bower
12 3 (1.40%) MSBuild
12 3 (1.40%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.40%) JMeter
General
1 22 (10.23%) Finance
2 7 (3.26%) Retail
2 7 (3.26%) Marketing
3 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Billing
5 1 (0.47%) Local Government
5 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 165 (76.74%) Developer
2 77 (35.81%) Java Developer
3 42 (19.53%) PHP Developer
4 23 (10.70%) Web Developer
5 13 (6.05%) Architect
6 12 (5.58%) DBA
7 11 (5.12%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.65%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (4.19%) SQL DBA
10 8 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.26%) Technical Architect
12 6 (2.79%) Project Leader
12 6 (2.79%) MySQL Developer
12 6 (2.79%) Java Architect
12 6 (2.79%) Software Project Leader
13 5 (2.33%) Tester
13 5 (2.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 5 (2.33%) WordPress Developer
14 4 (1.86%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (56.28%) HTML
2 108 (50.23%) CSS
3 76 (35.35%) Spring
4 75 (34.88%) XML
5 60 (27.91%) REST
6 54 (25.12%) JAAS
7 53 (24.65%) Web Services
8 51 (23.72%) Hibernate
9 50 (23.26%) Spring MVC
10 40 (18.60%) JPA
11 36 (16.74%) jQuery
12 27 (12.56%) HTML5
13 26 (12.09%) Ajax
13 26 (12.09%) SOAP
13 26 (12.09%) Struts
14 22 (10.23%) LAMP
14 22 (10.23%) AngularJS
15 21 (9.77%) Struts2
15 21 (9.77%) JSON
16 19 (8.84%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.33%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.91%) Visualisation
3 14 (6.51%) Open Source
4 12 (5.58%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.12%) User Experience
5 11 (5.12%) Data Integration
6 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.19%) Clustering
8 8 (3.72%) Life Science
8 8 (3.72%) Biology
9 6 (2.79%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.40%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.93%) Replication
11 2 (0.93%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.47%) Social Media
12 1 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 93 (43.26%) Linux
2 82 (38.14%) UNIX
3 46 (21.40%) Mac OS X
4 19 (8.84%) Windows
5 10 (4.65%) Solaris
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.40%) HPUX
6 3 (1.40%) Debian
7 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.93%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.47%) Gentoo
8 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.47%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (41.40%) MVC
2 70 (32.56%) Web Development
3 41 (19.07%) TDD
4 36 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.09%) Web Design
6 25 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (11.16%) Mentoring
8 23 (10.70%) Scrum
9 20 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 19 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.37%) Unit Testing
12 15 (6.98%) Microservices
13 13 (6.05%) Waterfall
14 12 (5.58%) BDD
14 12 (5.58%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (5.12%) Software Engineering
16 10 (4.65%) Bioinformatics
16 10 (4.65%) OOP
16 10 (4.65%) OO
16 10 (4.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 119 (55.35%) Java
2 114 (53.02%) SQL
3 93 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 70 (32.56%) PHP
4 70 (32.56%) PL/SQL
5 19 (8.84%) Perl
6 16 (7.44%) PHP5
7 11 (5.12%) Python
8 10 (4.65%) Tcl
8 10 (4.65%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.19%) C#
10 6 (2.79%) XPath
11 5 (2.33%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.86%) Ruby
12 4 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.93%) C
13 2 (0.93%) VBA
14 1 (0.47%) AWK
14 1 (0.47%) VB
14 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.51%) Degree
4 4 (1.86%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.93%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.93%) MCITP
6 2 (0.93%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.47%) PMP
7 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.19%) QA
2 4 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) WCAG
4 1 (0.47%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Varnish
2 2 (0.93%) Xen
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) qmail
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.40%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.93%) cPanel
3 2 (0.93%) Nagios
3 2 (0.93%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.47%) Bacula
Vendors
1 100 (46.51%) Oracle
2 11 (5.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.12%) Twitter
3 7 (3.26%) IBM
4 6 (2.79%) BEA
4 6 (2.79%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.33%) Cognos
5 5 (2.33%) Zend
5 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.86%) Teradata
6 4 (1.86%) SAP
6 4 (1.86%) Informatica
6 4 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.40%) Interwoven
7 3 (1.40%) Sun
7 3 (1.40%) ForgeRock
8 2 (0.93%) Google
8 2 (0.93%) Netezza
8 2 (0.93%) Red Gate
8 2 (0.93%) Facebook
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