The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 Database Administrator
Rank 578 578 561
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 18 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.034% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 13
Average daily rate £400 £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MySQL DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

MySQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +3 9 £469 -1.31% 3
South East - 6 £413 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £300 - 2
Yorkshire -21 1 £375 - 3
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 with MySQL DBA in their job title.

1 65 (100.00%) MySQL
2 23 (35.38%) Replication
3 20 (30.77%) Percona
4 19 (29.23%) Migration
4 19 (29.23%) Linux
5 18 (27.69%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.15%) SC Cleared
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle
8 12 (18.46%) High Availability
9 9 (13.85%) MariaDB
9 9 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
9 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (12.31%) Java
10 8 (12.31%) ETL
10 8 (12.31%) CentOS
11 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
11 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
12 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
12 6 (9.23%) VMware
13 5 (7.69%) SAN
13 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
13 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
13 5 (7.69%) Database Tuning
13 5 (7.69%) Open Source
13 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
14 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (6.15%) Puppet

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 with MySQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.08%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) SAN
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.54%) LDAP
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (13.85%) MariaDB
2 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.15%) DB2
6 3 (4.62%) Big Data
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Back Office
3 1 (1.54%) Automotive
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) French Language
3 1 (1.54%) German Language
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) J2EE
3 2 (3.08%) LAMP
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Replication
2 4 (6.15%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.15%) Statistics
3 3 (4.62%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.08%) Tandem
5 1 (1.54%) BBC
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) iDTV
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) CentOS
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Migration
2 12 (18.46%) High Availability
3 9 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (12.31%) ETL
5 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Database Tuning
6 5 (7.69%) Open Source
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.08%) Information Security
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.08%) Web Development
9 1 (1.54%) Database Optimisation
9 1 (1.54%) DevOps
9 1 (1.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) Java
3 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Perl
4 4 (6.15%) Ruby
4 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) OCA
5 1 (1.54%) OCP
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Ansible
2 2 (3.08%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.08%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Percona
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) HP
4 3 (4.62%) Sun
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.54%) Informatica
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