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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 80 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.81% 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 5.41% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £250 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £189 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £250 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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 £54.25 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -6.66%
MySQL
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
263 185 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.03% 15.07% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 91 51
Average daily rate £400 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -55.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
5 3 (23.08%) WordPress
5 3 (23.08%) HttpUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (23.08%) JMeter
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) WordPress
3 3 (23.08%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) HttpUnit
1 3 (23.08%) JMeter
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Trac
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) X-Windows
5 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
1 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
1 3 (23.08%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.69%) Korn
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Sage
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