The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 86 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1065 1209 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.17% 2.53% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.22% 11.59% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 805 554
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.58% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 8
Average hourly rate £10.00 £37.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.97% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £14.50 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £80.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +66.66%
MySQL
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10422 10430 9191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.25% 21.84% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6832 6600 5724
Average daily rate £410 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 165 192
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £15.27 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in England

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in England

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in England

MySQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MySQL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MySQL
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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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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 -7 536 £400 +6.66% 338
South East -31 143 £325 +8.33% 178
South West -2 97 £385 +18.46% 75
Yorkshire -11 76 £375 +15.38% 81
North West -8 59 £325 +18.18% 98
West Midlands -9 58 £375 +29.31% 57
East of England -25 48 £363 +8.20% 42
East Midlands -3 43 £363 +7.80% 43
North East 0 8 £305 +22.00% 11
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1003 (46.18%) PHP
2 892 (41.07%) HTML
3 890 (40.98%) Linux
4 834 (38.40%) JavaScript
5 779 (35.87%) CSS
6 618 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
7 554 (25.51%) Java
8 553 (25.46%) SQL
9 475 (21.87%) Apache
10 456 (20.99%) jQuery
11 450 (20.72%) Oracle
12 441 (20.30%) Git (software)
13 392 (18.05%) HTML5
14 378 (17.40%) MongoDB
15 341 (15.70%) DevOps
16 339 (15.61%) Web Services
17 338 (15.56%) Puppet
18 327 (15.06%) UNIX
19 323 (14.87%) MVC
20 309 (14.23%) Ruby
21 306 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
22 295 (13.58%) Python
23 288 (13.26%) SQL Server
24 277 (12.75%) LAMP
25 273 (12.57%) Windows
26 266 (12.25%) TDD
27 249 (11.46%) OO
28 245 (11.28%) PostgreSQL
28 245 (11.28%) Open Source
29 244 (11.23%) Opscode Chef

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 475 (21.87%) Apache
2 181 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 170 (7.83%) Drupal
4 131 (6.03%) CMS
5 127 (5.85%) nginx
6 103 (4.74%) WordPress
7 86 (3.96%) JBoss
8 76 (3.50%) Node.js
9 69 (3.18%) IIS
10 64 (2.95%) WebLogic
11 58 (2.67%) OpenStack
12 42 (1.93%) Apache Solr
13 40 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
14 36 (1.66%) Confluence
15 29 (1.34%) SharePoint
16 26 (1.20%) WebSphere
17 19 (0.87%) GlassFish
18 17 (0.78%) Joomla!
18 17 (0.78%) MediaWiki
19 16 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 73 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 27 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (1.20%) MS Office
5 13 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.46%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.37%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.23%) MS Project
10 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.092%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 73 (3.36%) Magento
2 13 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.28%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.092%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.092%) SiteCatalyst
7 2 (0.092%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.046%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.046%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.046%) Tridion
8 1 (0.046%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 144 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (1.61%) PaaS
4 32 (1.47%) Amazon S3
5 29 (1.34%) SaaS
6 27 (1.24%) GitHub
7 24 (1.10%) Heroku
8 17 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (0.69%) Engine Yard
10 12 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.37%) Route 53
12 8 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.28%) Joyent
14 6 (0.28%) IaaS
15 4 (0.18%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.14%) OpenShift
17 2 (0.092%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 126 (5.80%) HTTP
2 125 (5.76%) TCP/IP
3 122 (5.62%) DNS
4 97 (4.47%) SSL
5 96 (4.42%) Firewall
6 92 (4.24%) Internet
7 63 (2.90%) LDAP
8 48 (2.21%) VPN
9 41 (1.89%) IPsec
10 39 (1.80%) DHCP
11 30 (1.38%) FTP
12 28 (1.29%) SAN
13 26 (1.20%) VLAN
14 24 (1.10%) LAN
15 21 (0.97%) Network Security
16 19 (0.87%) WAN
17 17 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
18 15 (0.69%) IPv6
19 14 (0.64%) Intranet
19 14 (0.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (17.40%) MongoDB
2 288 (13.26%) SQL Server
3 245 (11.28%) PostgreSQL
4 225 (10.36%) Relational Database
5 210 (9.67%) NoSQL
6 119 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 93 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 70 (3.22%) Oracle Database
9 64 (2.95%) Redis
10 56 (2.58%) MariaDB
11 49 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 46 (2.12%) Big Data
13 45 (2.07%) Hadoop
14 44 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
16 33 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (1.24%) CouchDB
18 26 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
19 25 (1.15%) DB2
20 21 (0.97%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 441 (20.30%) Git (software)
2 240 (11.05%) Subversion
3 214 (9.85%) Jenkins
4 93 (4.28%) PHPUnit
5 88 (4.05%) JIRA
6 84 (3.87%) Maven
7 58 (2.67%) Eclipse
8 48 (2.21%) JUnit
9 47 (2.16%) Ant
10 46 (2.12%) Selenium
11 39 (1.80%) Hudson
12 27 (1.24%) Mercurial
13 24 (1.10%) Grunt
14 22 (1.01%) Visual Studio
15 21 (0.97%) Cucumber
15 21 (0.97%) RSpec
16 19 (0.87%) NetBeans
17 18 (0.83%) SoapUI
17 18 (0.83%) Gradle
17 18 (0.83%) Bower
General
1 147 (6.77%) Finance
2 97 (4.47%) Marketing
3 53 (2.44%) Retail
4 42 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 40 (1.84%) Advertising
6 38 (1.75%) Games
7 28 (1.29%) Publishing
7 28 (1.29%) Banking
8 17 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.64%) Legal
9 14 (0.64%) Back Office
10 13 (0.60%) Electronics
11 5 (0.23%) Local Government
11 5 (0.23%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.18%) Military
13 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.14%) Front Office
13 3 (0.14%) German Language
13 3 (0.14%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1228 (56.54%) Developer
2 419 (19.29%) PHP Developer
3 189 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 161 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 146 (6.72%) Architect
6 130 (5.99%) Web Developer
7 92 (4.24%) DBA
8 91 (4.19%) Senior Developer
9 84 (3.87%) Drupal Developer
10 78 (3.59%) Administrator
11 65 (2.99%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 64 (2.95%) Technical Architect
13 62 (2.85%) Analyst
13 62 (2.85%) Front-End Developer
14 57 (2.62%) Linux Engineer
15 52 (2.39%) Magento Developer
16 51 (2.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 49 (2.26%) Consultant
18 48 (2.21%) Software Engineer
19 40 (1.84%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 892 (41.07%) HTML
2 779 (35.87%) CSS
3 456 (20.99%) jQuery
4 392 (18.05%) HTML5
5 339 (15.61%) Web Services
6 277 (12.75%) LAMP
7 238 (10.96%) CSS3
8 226 (10.41%) XML
9 199 (9.16%) Ajax
10 175 (8.06%) REST
11 172 (7.92%) Spring
12 156 (7.18%) .NET
13 140 (6.45%) RESTful
14 138 (6.35%) Symfony
15 128 (5.89%) J2EE
16 123 (5.66%) JSON
17 116 (5.34%) AngularJS
18 115 (5.29%) Ruby on Rails
19 111 (5.11%) SOAP
20 110 (5.06%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 245 (11.28%) Open Source
2 100 (4.60%) Clustering
3 92 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 62 (2.85%) Mobile App
7 60 (2.76%) User Experience
8 52 (2.39%) Replication
9 40 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 38 (1.75%) Digital Media
11 28 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.29%) Wiki
12 21 (0.97%) Device Driver
13 20 (0.92%) Taxonomies
13 20 (0.92%) Social Media
14 19 (0.87%) W3C
15 18 (0.83%) Mathematics
16 16 (0.74%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.69%) DTV
17 15 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 890 (40.98%) Linux
2 327 (15.06%) UNIX
3 273 (12.57%) Windows
4 196 (9.02%) CentOS
5 119 (5.48%) Ubuntu
6 107 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 58 (2.67%) Apple iOS
8 56 (2.58%) Android
9 54 (2.49%) Debian
10 46 (2.12%) Mac OS X
11 41 (1.89%) Solaris
12 39 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (0.92%) Windows 7
15 17 (0.78%) Mac OS X Server
16 16 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (0.69%) SUSE
18 13 (0.60%) Windows Phone
18 13 (0.60%) Windows 8
19 12 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (15.70%) DevOps
3 323 (14.87%) MVC
4 306 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
5 266 (12.25%) TDD
6 249 (11.46%) OO
7 232 (10.68%) Scrum
8 221 (10.17%) Configuration Management
9 195 (8.98%) E-Commerce
10 167 (7.69%) Web Development
11 144 (6.63%) OOP
12 141 (6.49%) Software Engineering
13 97 (4.47%) Automated Testing
13 97 (4.47%) BDD
14 90 (4.14%) Unit Testing
14 90 (4.14%) Responsive Web Design
15 82 (3.78%) Project Management
16 81 (3.73%) OO PHP
16 81 (3.73%) Mentoring
17 74 (3.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1003 (46.18%) PHP
2 834 (38.40%) JavaScript
3 554 (25.51%) Java
4 553 (25.46%) SQL
5 309 (14.23%) Ruby
6 295 (13.58%) Python
7 207 (9.53%) Perl
8 184 (8.47%) Bash Shell
9 120 (5.52%) Shell Script
10 114 (5.25%) PHP5
11 94 (4.33%) C#
12 62 (2.85%) C++
13 55 (2.53%) Scala
14 51 (2.35%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.38%) Groovy
16 25 (1.15%) Clojure
17 23 (1.06%) C
17 23 (1.06%) VB.NET
18 22 (1.01%) PowerShell
19 20 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 101 (4.65%) Degree
3 70 (3.22%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 17 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.60%) CCNA
8 10 (0.46%) ISEB
9 9 (0.41%) CCNP
10 7 (0.32%) MCDBA
10 7 (0.32%) MCITP
11 5 (0.23%) PhD
12 4 (0.18%) CCIE
12 4 (0.18%) MCSE
12 4 (0.18%) RHCE
12 4 (0.18%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.14%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.14%) JNCIS
13 3 (0.14%) CISSP
13 3 (0.14%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.85%) QA
2 9 (0.41%) SLA
3 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.092%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.046%) COBIT
System Software
1 78 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.84%) Varnish
4 38 (1.75%) Docker
5 24 (1.10%) iptables
5 24 (1.10%) Postfix
6 22 (1.01%) Samba
7 18 (0.83%) vSphere
8 15 (0.69%) vCloud
8 15 (0.69%) NFS
8 15 (0.69%) Hyper-V
8 15 (0.69%) XenServer
9 14 (0.64%) Xen
10 13 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.55%) Firmware
12 11 (0.51%) Shibboleth
13 9 (0.41%) XenApp
14 7 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 7 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 338 (15.56%) Puppet
2 244 (11.23%) Opscode Chef
3 107 (4.93%) Nagios
4 68 (3.13%) Ansible
5 65 (2.99%) Salt
6 45 (2.07%) ZABBIX
7 36 (1.66%) HAProxy
8 32 (1.47%) Cacti
9 31 (1.43%) Cobbler
10 26 (1.20%) Vagrant
11 19 (0.87%) Kibana
12 16 (0.74%) SCCM
13 14 (0.64%) NetBackup
13 14 (0.64%) logstash
13 14 (0.64%) collectd
14 10 (0.46%) Capistrano
14 10 (0.46%) Zenoss
15 7 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 7 (0.32%) OpenView
16 6 (0.28%) Opsview
Vendors
1 450 (20.72%) Oracle
2 234 (10.77%) Red Hat
3 176 (8.10%) Zend
4 166 (7.64%) Microsoft
5 157 (7.23%) VMware
6 60 (2.76%) Rackspace
7 45 (2.07%) Percona
8 36 (1.66%) HP
9 34 (1.57%) Google
9 34 (1.57%) hybris
10 32 (1.47%) Adobe
11 31 (1.43%) Cisco
12 30 (1.38%) IBM
13 29 (1.34%) Citrix
14 27 (1.24%) SAP
15 25 (1.15%) Apple
16 24 (1.10%) Twitter
17 20 (0.92%) F5
18 18 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (0.78%) Sybase
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £325 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago