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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 47 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 120 54 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.79% 2.27% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.40% 10.69% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 31 52
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£375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.28 £35.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+26.50% +47.36%
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
779 505 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.62% 21.21% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 288 383
Average daily rate £363 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 44
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.41 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% -16.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.53 £22.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £140.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 August 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 August 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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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 +25 41 £363 +16.93% 28
Essex +10 34 £454 +27.81% 3
Hertfordshire -4 30 £370 +13.84% 14
Norfolk - 8 £250 - 5
Suffolk -14 6 £275 +22.22% 1
Bedfordshire -21 1 - - 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 89 (51.45%) HTML
2 85 (49.13%) JavaScript
3 82 (47.40%) SQL
4 79 (45.66%) Java
5 74 (42.77%) PHP
6 73 (42.20%) CSS
7 70 (40.46%) Linux
8 60 (34.68%) Oracle
9 50 (28.90%) MVC
10 44 (25.43%) UNIX
11 43 (24.86%) Relational Database
12 40 (23.12%) REST
13 39 (22.54%) Spring
14 38 (21.97%) jQuery
15 37 (21.39%) Web Development
16 36 (20.81%) XML
17 34 (19.65%) Web Services
17 34 (19.65%) PL/SQL
18 33 (19.08%) Subversion
18 33 (19.08%) TDD
19 28 (16.18%) Scrum
20 26 (15.03%) JBoss
20 26 (15.03%) Apache
21 25 (14.45%) Ajax
22 22 (12.72%) Hibernate
22 22 (12.72%) LDAP
22 22 (12.72%) OO
23 21 (12.14%) JAAS
23 21 (12.14%) Eclipse
23 21 (12.14%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (15.03%) Apache
2 14 (8.09%) CMS
2 14 (8.09%) Tomcat
2 14 (8.09%) WordPress
3 8 (4.62%) Drupal
3 8 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.62%) Node.js
4 7 (4.05%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (2.89%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.73%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.16%) lighttpd
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.58%) Confluence
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Magento
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.16%) Shopify
3 1 (0.58%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.73%) CloudFront
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) GitHub
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.72%) LDAP
2 19 (10.98%) HTTP
3 11 (6.36%) Internet
4 2 (1.16%) Firewall
4 2 (1.16%) VRRP
4 2 (1.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.16%) DNS
4 2 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.58%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.58%) SAN
5 1 (0.58%) PBX
5 1 (0.58%) DHCP
5 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) Intranet
5 1 (0.58%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.86%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.25%) MariaDB
4 11 (6.36%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.78%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.89%) Redis
10 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.73%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.73%) DB2
12 2 (1.16%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.16%) DataStage
12 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 33 (19.08%) Subversion
2 21 (12.14%) Eclipse
3 19 (10.98%) Maven
3 19 (10.98%) Git (software)
4 17 (9.83%) Ant
5 15 (8.67%) JUnit
6 9 (5.20%) JIRA
7 8 (4.62%) Selenium
8 7 (4.05%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.47%) IntelliJ
9 6 (3.47%) Mockito
10 5 (2.89%) MSBuild
10 5 (2.89%) Grunt
10 5 (2.89%) CruiseControl
10 5 (2.89%) NUnit
10 5 (2.89%) Log4j
11 4 (2.31%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.73%) Bower
12 3 (1.73%) Yeoman
13 2 (1.16%) JMeter
General
1 17 (9.83%) Finance
2 10 (5.78%) Retail
3 7 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.05%) Marketing
4 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 132 (76.30%) Developer
2 42 (24.28%) PHP Developer
3 41 (23.70%) Java Developer
4 27 (15.61%) Web Developer
5 13 (7.51%) DBA
6 10 (5.78%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.62%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (4.62%) SQL DBA
8 7 (4.05%) Administrator
8 7 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (4.05%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (3.47%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (2.89%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (2.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.31%) Software Project Leader
11 4 (2.31%) Project Leader
11 4 (2.31%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.31%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (51.45%) HTML
2 73 (42.20%) CSS
3 40 (23.12%) REST
4 39 (22.54%) Spring
5 38 (21.97%) jQuery
6 36 (20.81%) XML
7 34 (19.65%) Web Services
8 25 (14.45%) Ajax
9 22 (12.72%) Hibernate
10 21 (12.14%) JAAS
10 21 (12.14%) HTML5
11 20 (11.56%) SOAP
12 19 (10.98%) Spring MVC
13 18 (10.40%) JSON
14 15 (8.67%) Struts
14 15 (8.67%) LAMP
15 14 (8.09%) .NET
16 13 (7.51%) AngularJS
17 12 (6.94%) XSLT
17 12 (6.94%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.62%) Open Source
4 6 (3.47%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.89%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.89%) Replication
5 5 (2.89%) Life Science
5 5 (2.89%) Biology
5 5 (2.89%) Web 2.0
6 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) Ontologies
8 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.16%) MPEG
8 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
9 1 (0.58%) W3C
9 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.46%) Linux
2 44 (25.43%) UNIX
3 19 (10.98%) Windows
4 18 (10.40%) Mac OS X
5 9 (5.20%) Android
6 8 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.89%) HPUX
7 5 (2.89%) Solaris
8 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.58%) CentOS
8 1 (0.58%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.58%) Gentoo
8 1 (0.58%) Debian
8 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.90%) MVC
2 37 (21.39%) Web Development
3 33 (19.08%) TDD
4 28 (16.18%) Scrum
5 22 (12.72%) OO
6 17 (9.83%) E-Commerce
6 17 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (5.78%) Content Management
8 10 (5.78%) Waterfall
8 10 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (5.20%) Web Design
9 9 (5.20%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.62%) Change Management
10 8 (4.62%) CRM
11 7 (4.05%) BDD
11 7 (4.05%) Performance Testing
11 7 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.05%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.05%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 85 (49.13%) JavaScript
2 82 (47.40%) SQL
3 79 (45.66%) Java
4 74 (42.77%) PHP
5 34 (19.65%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.25%) C#
7 13 (7.51%) Perl
8 12 (6.94%) PHP5
8 12 (6.94%) Python
9 7 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.05%) XPath
10 5 (2.89%) Tcl
10 5 (2.89%) Ruby
11 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.16%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) C
13 2 (1.16%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.58%) R
14 1 (0.58%) sed
Qualifications
1 17 (9.83%) Degree
2 13 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.89%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.16%) MCITP
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.16%) ISEB
6 2 (1.16%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.58%) VCP5
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) KVM
3 2 (1.16%) Xen
3 2 (1.16%) Varnish
4 1 (0.58%) VMFS
4 1 (0.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) qmail
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) Docker
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Puppet
2 5 (2.89%) Nagios
3 3 (1.73%) Munin
3 3 (1.73%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 60 (34.68%) Oracle
2 26 (15.03%) JBoss
3 20 (11.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.62%) IBM
4 8 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.89%) Sun
5 5 (2.89%) Interwoven
5 5 (2.89%) Zend
6 4 (2.31%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.31%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.73%) Percona
7 3 (1.73%) Cognos
8 2 (1.16%) Netezza
8 2 (1.16%) Teradata
8 2 (1.16%) Informatica
8 2 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.16%) SAP
8 2 (1.16%) Twitter
8 2 (1.16%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.58%) Facebook
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