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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 540 539 521
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 39 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.047% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.051% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 11
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£375 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
46747 45310 39113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.35% 92.48% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29016 28316 22943
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1851 2012
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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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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 -10 16 £475 -7.76% 1
Yorkshire -3 9 - -
East Midlands - 6 £338 - 2
North West - 5 £375 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
South West +10 1 £348 -
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 50 (100.00%) MySQL
2 24 (48.00%) Replication
3 22 (44.00%) Linux
4 21 (42.00%) Percona
5 18 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (30.00%) Oracle
7 14 (28.00%) Clustering
8 13 (26.00%) UNIX
9 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.00%) SQL
10 8 (16.00%) Migration
10 8 (16.00%) Python
11 7 (14.00%) PHP
12 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
13 5 (10.00%) MariaDB
13 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
13 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (10.00%) Puppet
13 5 (10.00%) Marketing
13 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
13 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
13 5 (10.00%) Advertising
13 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
14 4 (8.00%) Finance
14 4 (8.00%) Windows
14 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
14 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
14 4 (8.00%) MongoDB

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.00%) MariaDB
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.00%) Redis
8 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
General
1 5 (10.00%) Advertising
1 5 (10.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Replication
2 14 (28.00%) Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) Open Source
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (8.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (16.00%) Migration
3 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL
5 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps
6 1 (2.00%) High Availability
6 1 (2.00%) Database Security
6 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.00%) Logistics
6 1 (2.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Python
3 7 (14.00%) PHP
4 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.00%) Bourne shell
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Percona
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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