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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 54 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -25
Contract jobs citing MySQL 97 48 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.28% 1.66% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.59% 6.69% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 36
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£350 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +100.00%
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
665 718 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.47% 24.89% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 422 289
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 32
Average hourly rate £23.50 £31.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £22.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Hertfordshire +18 33 £430 +1.77% 14
Cambridgeshire +10 31 £331 -14.51% 25
Suffolk +29 19 £400 +33.33% 6
Norfolk +2 11 £350 +64.70% 5
Essex -3 8 £251 +18.11% 2
Bedfordshire +3 3 £240 -43.52% 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 67 (45.27%) JavaScript
2 60 (40.54%) Linux
3 59 (39.86%) PHP
4 54 (36.49%) HTML
5 46 (31.08%) SQL
6 42 (28.38%) CSS
7 40 (27.03%) Oracle
8 39 (26.35%) Java
9 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (21.62%) jQuery
11 30 (20.27%) Web Services
11 30 (20.27%) MVC
12 29 (19.59%) UNIX
13 27 (18.24%) XML
13 27 (18.24%) SQL Server
13 27 (18.24%) Git (software)
14 25 (16.89%) Apache
15 24 (16.22%) TDD
16 22 (14.86%) Symfony
17 21 (14.19%) Windows
17 21 (14.19%) Open Source
18 20 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 20 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (12.84%) .NET
19 19 (12.84%) Configuration Management
19 19 (12.84%) Jenkins
20 18 (12.16%) HTML5
20 18 (12.16%) Zend
21 17 (11.49%) RESTful
22 16 (10.81%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 25 (16.89%) Apache
2 16 (10.81%) WebLogic
2 16 (10.81%) Drupal
3 15 (10.14%) JBoss
4 8 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.41%) CMS
5 7 (4.73%) IIS
5 7 (4.73%) Confluence
6 5 (3.38%) WordPress
6 5 (3.38%) WildFly
6 5 (3.38%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.70%) nginx
8 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.35%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.68%) Jetty
9 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Magento
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.35%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.14%) HTTP
2 13 (8.78%) LDAP
3 8 (5.41%) DNS
4 7 (4.73%) Internet
5 4 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (2.70%) SMTP
6 2 (1.35%) Intranet
6 2 (1.35%) 4G
6 2 (1.35%) AMQP
7 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.68%) Extranet
7 1 (0.68%) 3G
7 1 (0.68%) 2G
7 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.68%) NAS
7 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.78%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.08%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.41%) MariaDB
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (3.38%) Ingres
8 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.03%) DB2
9 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.35%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 27 (18.24%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.14%) JIRA
4 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.38%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.70%) Subversion
6 4 (2.70%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.35%) Maven
7 2 (1.35%) Selenium
7 2 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.68%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) gulp
General
1 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.05%) Retail
3 2 (1.35%) Marketing
3 2 (1.35%) Finance
3 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 85 (57.43%) Developer
2 31 (20.95%) PHP Developer
3 18 (12.16%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.49%) Architect
5 12 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 12 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.08%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (5.41%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.05%) DBA
9 6 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.38%) UI Developer
10 5 (3.38%) UI Programmer
10 5 (3.38%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.38%) Administrator
10 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.49%) HTML
2 42 (28.38%) CSS
3 32 (21.62%) jQuery
4 30 (20.27%) Web Services
5 27 (18.24%) XML
6 22 (14.86%) Symfony
7 20 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (12.84%) .NET
9 18 (12.16%) HTML5
10 17 (11.49%) RESTful
11 16 (10.81%) Spring
12 15 (10.14%) LAMP
12 15 (10.14%) SOAP
13 13 (8.78%) JSON
14 12 (8.11%) REST
15 11 (7.43%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.43%) JPA
16 10 (6.76%) Spring MVC
17 9 (6.08%) Ajax
17 9 (6.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.05%) Clustering
4 5 (3.38%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.38%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.70%) Replication
6 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.03%) User Experience
7 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.35%) RIA
7 2 (1.35%) MPEG
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Life Science
8 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.68%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.54%) Linux
2 29 (19.59%) UNIX
3 21 (14.19%) Windows
4 13 (8.78%) Solaris
5 6 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.05%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.68%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.27%) MVC
3 24 (16.22%) TDD
4 21 (14.19%) Open Source
5 20 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (12.84%) Configuration Management
7 16 (10.81%) OOP
7 16 (10.81%) Web Development
8 13 (8.78%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.43%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.76%) DevOps
10 10 (6.76%) OO
10 10 (6.76%) Web Design
11 9 (6.08%) SOA
12 8 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.73%) Integration Testing
13 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.73%) Automated Testing
14 6 (4.05%) UML
14 6 (4.05%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 67 (45.27%) JavaScript
2 59 (39.86%) PHP
3 46 (31.08%) SQL
4 39 (26.35%) Java
5 12 (8.11%) Python
6 10 (6.76%) Shell Script
6 10 (6.76%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.76%) Perl
7 7 (4.73%) C#
7 7 (4.73%) C++
7 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.03%) PHP5
9 2 (1.35%) XPath
9 2 (1.35%) Scala
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) Clojure
10 1 (0.68%) Go
10 1 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) Erlang
10 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.68%) MOS
5 1 (0.68%) MCSA
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (1.35%) iptables
2 2 (1.35%) NFS
2 2 (1.35%) Varnish
2 2 (1.35%) Samba
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.68%) Postfix
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) OpenAM
2 3 (2.03%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.35%) MOM
3 2 (1.35%) Ansible
3 2 (1.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (27.03%) Oracle
2 18 (12.16%) Zend
3 14 (9.46%) Red Hat
4 13 (8.78%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.08%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.73%) SAP
7 6 (4.05%) Apple
8 5 (3.38%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.38%) BEA
9 4 (2.70%) VMware
9 4 (2.70%) ForgeRock
10 2 (1.35%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.35%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 1 (0.68%) Twitter
11 1 (0.68%) Huawei
11 1 (0.68%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.68%) Nortel
11 1 (0.68%) IBM
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