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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 83 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.29% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.58% 1.48% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate £345 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
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
279 271 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 19.94% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 158 88
Average daily rate £375 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Apache
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (30.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) LAMP
6 4 (20.00%) Drupal
7 3 (15.00%) Symfony
7 3 (15.00%) Zend
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Log4j
7 3 (15.00%) AWK
7 3 (15.00%) CMS
7 3 (15.00%) JSON
7 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
7 3 (15.00%) Product Management
7 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) Drupal
4 3 (15.00%) CMS
5 2 (10.00%) nginx
5 2 (10.00%) SAS
6 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
6 1 (5.00%) Captiva
6 1 (5.00%) Jadu
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) HBase
4 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Log4j
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Support
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) CMS Developer
7 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Unix Support
7 1 (5.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (30.00%) REST
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) LAMP
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) Symfony
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) CakePHP
5 2 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) Mason
5 2 (10.00%) Modernizr
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) ETL
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (15.00%) Product Management
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PHP
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) AWK
4 3 (15.00%) sed
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Zend
3 2 (10.00%) Facebook
3 2 (10.00%) Twitter
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Percona
4 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel
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