The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 77 66 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 1.11% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.65% 6.45% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Average daily rate
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£295 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £279 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £379 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.24% +80.00%
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Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
274 217 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.79% 17.19% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 113 55
Average daily rate £400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) WordPress
6 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Games
6 3 (23.08%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (15.38%) XHTML
7 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
7 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) CMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (30.77%) WordPress
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Xcode
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Games
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) SAML
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Blog
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) System Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (7.69%) Android Development
2 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
2 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
2 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
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