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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 89 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1021 1089 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.14% 2.38% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.12% 10.70% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 715 579
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 10
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £21.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £175.00 £41.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -20.00%
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
10090 10180 9142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.19% 22.25% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6588 6296 5611
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 173 211
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -9 516 £400 +12.28% 306
South East -39 134 £310 +3.33% 143
South West +10 111 £406 +35.41% 79
North West -2 61 £325 - 102
East of England -8 61 £363 +8.20% 50
Yorkshire -7 59 £375 +33.92% 80
East Midlands +7 38 £310 -0.80% 42
West Midlands -20 34 £300 -1.63% 58
North East -6 6 £293 +17.00% 15
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1119 (48.38%) PHP
2 967 (41.81%) HTML
3 942 (40.73%) Linux
4 883 (38.18%) JavaScript
5 855 (36.96%) CSS
6 674 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
7 584 (25.25%) SQL
8 562 (24.30%) Java
9 539 (23.30%) Apache
10 519 (22.44%) jQuery
11 488 (21.10%) Git (software)
12 457 (19.76%) Oracle
13 414 (17.90%) HTML5
14 390 (16.86%) UNIX
15 389 (16.82%) MVC
16 355 (15.35%) MongoDB
17 346 (14.96%) Web Services
18 321 (13.88%) DevOps
19 320 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
20 318 (13.75%) Puppet
21 314 (13.58%) LAMP
22 306 (13.23%) TDD
23 295 (12.75%) SQL Server
24 294 (12.71%) Python
25 288 (12.45%) Windows
26 283 (12.24%) OO
27 277 (11.98%) Ruby
28 275 (11.89%) Subversion
29 268 (11.59%) Open Source
30 266 (11.50%) XML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 539 (23.30%) Apache
2 193 (8.34%) Tomcat
3 186 (8.04%) Drupal
4 153 (6.61%) CMS
5 122 (5.27%) nginx
6 106 (4.58%) JBoss
7 104 (4.50%) WordPress
8 79 (3.42%) IIS
9 69 (2.98%) Node.js
10 67 (2.90%) WebLogic
11 55 (2.38%) OpenStack
12 45 (1.95%) Apache Solr
13 38 (1.64%) Confluence
14 37 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
15 28 (1.21%) SharePoint
16 26 (1.12%) WebSphere
17 20 (0.86%) GlassFish
18 18 (0.78%) Joomla!
19 16 (0.69%) Alfresco
19 16 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 71 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 28 (1.21%) MS Office
4 23 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.48%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.22%) MS Project
9 4 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.086%) SPSS
11 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 78 (3.37%) Magento
2 15 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.26%) CA PPM
4 6 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.086%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.086%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.086%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.043%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.043%) RMDS
7 1 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.043%) Shopify
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.043%) Tridion
7 1 (0.043%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 144 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (1.60%) Amazon S3
4 33 (1.43%) PaaS
5 31 (1.34%) SaaS
6 25 (1.08%) Heroku
7 21 (0.91%) GitHub
8 20 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (0.65%) Engine Yard
10 11 (0.48%) Joyent
11 10 (0.43%) Route 53
12 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.17%) IaaS
15 4 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.17%) OpenShift
16 1 (0.043%) ElastiCache
16 1 (0.043%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 128 (5.53%) HTTP
2 119 (5.14%) DNS
3 117 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 91 (3.93%) SSL
5 88 (3.80%) Internet
6 79 (3.42%) Firewall
7 70 (3.03%) LDAP
8 39 (1.69%) VPN
9 38 (1.64%) DHCP
10 37 (1.60%) IPsec
11 34 (1.47%) FTP
12 32 (1.38%) LAN
13 26 (1.12%) VLAN
14 25 (1.08%) SAN
15 20 (0.86%) WAN
16 19 (0.82%) Network Security
17 18 (0.78%) Intranet
18 17 (0.73%) IPv6
19 16 (0.69%) SSH
20 14 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (15.35%) MongoDB
2 295 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 258 (11.15%) Relational Database
4 247 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
5 234 (10.12%) NoSQL
6 125 (5.40%) RDBMS
7 93 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 76 (3.29%) Redis
9 72 (3.11%) Oracle Database
10 67 (2.90%) MariaDB
11 56 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
12 55 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 49 (2.12%) Big Data
13 49 (2.12%) Hadoop
14 40 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (1.43%) CouchDB
15 33 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
17 26 (1.12%) FileMaker
18 23 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 488 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 275 (11.89%) Subversion
3 204 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 121 (5.23%) PHPUnit
5 112 (4.84%) JIRA
6 85 (3.67%) Maven
7 68 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 55 (2.38%) JUnit
9 54 (2.33%) Selenium
10 50 (2.16%) Ant
11 40 (1.73%) Hudson
12 23 (0.99%) Visual Studio
13 22 (0.95%) Mercurial
14 19 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (0.82%) Mockito
15 18 (0.78%) Jasmine
16 17 (0.73%) Gradle
16 17 (0.73%) Grunt
17 16 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
17 16 (0.69%) Cucumber
General
1 168 (7.26%) Finance
2 113 (4.89%) Marketing
3 55 (2.38%) Games
4 52 (2.25%) Retail
5 48 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 36 (1.56%) Advertising
7 25 (1.08%) Banking
8 24 (1.04%) Publishing
9 22 (0.95%) Back Office
10 21 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.65%) Electronics
12 10 (0.43%) Legal
13 5 (0.22%) Local Government
13 5 (0.22%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.17%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.17%) Military
15 3 (0.13%) Front Office
15 3 (0.13%) German Language
16 2 (0.086%) Billing
16 2 (0.086%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1355 (58.58%) Developer
2 491 (21.23%) PHP Developer
3 191 (8.26%) Java Developer
4 150 (6.49%) Architect
4 150 (6.49%) Web Developer
5 148 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 103 (4.45%) Senior Developer
7 95 (4.11%) Drupal Developer
8 87 (3.76%) DBA
9 75 (3.24%) Administrator
10 73 (3.16%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 70 (3.03%) Analyst
12 60 (2.59%) Front-End Developer
13 58 (2.51%) Software Engineer
14 57 (2.46%) Technical Architect
15 50 (2.16%) Consultant
15 50 (2.16%) Magento Developer
16 46 (1.99%) Linux Engineer
17 43 (1.86%) PHP Web Developer
18 42 (1.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 967 (41.81%) HTML
2 855 (36.96%) CSS
3 519 (22.44%) jQuery
4 414 (17.90%) HTML5
5 346 (14.96%) Web Services
6 314 (13.58%) LAMP
7 266 (11.50%) XML
8 255 (11.02%) CSS3
9 197 (8.52%) Spring
10 189 (8.17%) Ajax
11 182 (7.87%) REST
12 172 (7.44%) Symfony
13 165 (7.13%) .NET
14 145 (6.27%) RESTful
15 144 (6.23%) JSON
16 130 (5.62%) J2EE
17 122 (5.27%) SOAP
18 119 (5.14%) AngularJS
19 115 (4.97%) Hibernate
20 107 (4.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 268 (11.59%) Open Source
2 92 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (3.85%) Clustering
4 79 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 76 (3.29%) Mobile App
6 71 (3.07%) Computer Science
7 67 (2.90%) User Experience
8 48 (2.08%) Digital Media
9 41 (1.77%) Replication
10 31 (1.34%) Visualisation
11 30 (1.30%) Wiki
12 27 (1.17%) Taxonomies
13 26 (1.12%) Social Media
14 25 (1.08%) Management Information System
15 24 (1.04%) Mathematics
16 21 (0.91%) Device Driver
17 20 (0.86%) W3C
18 16 (0.69%) Data Integration
19 15 (0.65%) DTV
19 15 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 942 (40.73%) Linux
2 390 (16.86%) UNIX
3 288 (12.45%) Windows
4 196 (8.47%) CentOS
5 111 (4.80%) Ubuntu
6 88 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 69 (2.98%) Apple iOS
8 66 (2.85%) Android
9 62 (2.68%) Debian
10 59 (2.55%) Mac OS X
11 43 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (1.43%) Solaris
14 24 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (0.95%) Mac OS X Server
16 20 (0.86%) Windows 7
17 15 (0.65%) Windows Phone
18 14 (0.61%) Windows 8
19 12 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
20 11 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (16.82%) MVC
3 321 (13.88%) DevOps
4 320 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
5 306 (13.23%) TDD
6 283 (12.24%) OO
7 233 (10.07%) Scrum
8 231 (9.99%) E-Commerce
9 194 (8.39%) Configuration Management
10 187 (8.08%) Web Development
11 153 (6.61%) Software Engineering
12 143 (6.18%) OOP
13 108 (4.67%) Automated Testing
14 102 (4.41%) Unit Testing
14 102 (4.41%) BDD
15 95 (4.11%) Responsive Web Design
16 92 (3.98%) OO PHP
17 91 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
18 84 (3.63%) Mentoring
19 83 (3.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1119 (48.38%) PHP
2 883 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 584 (25.25%) SQL
4 562 (24.30%) Java
5 294 (12.71%) Python
6 277 (11.98%) Ruby
7 217 (9.38%) Perl
8 172 (7.44%) Bash Shell
9 128 (5.53%) PHP5
10 121 (5.23%) Shell Script
11 109 (4.71%) C#
12 77 (3.33%) C++
13 74 (3.20%) PL/SQL
14 50 (2.16%) Scala
15 33 (1.43%) C
16 25 (1.08%) Clojure
17 24 (1.04%) PowerShell
18 23 (0.99%) Objective-C
18 23 (0.99%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 112 (4.84%) Degree
2 106 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 57 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.25%) VCP4
5 26 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 20 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.65%) CCNA
8 11 (0.48%) ISEB
8 11 (0.48%) MCITP
9 8 (0.35%) MCSE
9 8 (0.35%) RHCE
10 7 (0.30%) MCDBA
10 7 (0.30%) CCNP
11 5 (0.22%) PhD
11 5 (0.22%) CCIE
11 5 (0.22%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.13%) RHCA
13 3 (0.13%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.29%) QA
2 11 (0.48%) SLA
3 5 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.086%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.043%) COBIT
System Software
1 78 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 41 (1.77%) Varnish
4 29 (1.25%) Docker
5 22 (0.95%) Postfix
6 18 (0.78%) Samba
7 17 (0.73%) vSphere
8 14 (0.61%) XenServer
9 13 (0.56%) Xen
9 13 (0.56%) XenApp
9 13 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.48%) Shibboleth
10 11 (0.48%) Firmware
10 11 (0.48%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.43%) vCloud
12 9 (0.39%) NFS
12 9 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (0.35%) Hyper-V
14 7 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 318 (13.75%) Puppet
2 242 (10.46%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (4.71%) Nagios
4 61 (2.64%) Salt
5 55 (2.38%) Ansible
6 45 (1.95%) ZABBIX
7 34 (1.47%) Cacti
8 33 (1.43%) Cobbler
9 32 (1.38%) HAProxy
10 23 (0.99%) Vagrant
11 15 (0.65%) collectd
12 14 (0.61%) SCCM
13 9 (0.39%) Capistrano
13 9 (0.39%) Zenoss
14 8 (0.35%) NetBackup
14 8 (0.35%) logstash
15 7 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 6 (0.26%) Data Guard
16 6 (0.26%) Graphite
17 5 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 457 (19.76%) Oracle
2 206 (8.91%) Red Hat
2 206 (8.91%) Zend
3 167 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 160 (6.92%) VMware
5 69 (2.98%) Rackspace
6 44 (1.90%) Google
7 37 (1.60%) Percona
8 35 (1.51%) Citrix
9 34 (1.47%) Adobe
9 34 (1.47%) hybris
10 33 (1.43%) Twitter
10 33 (1.43%) HP
10 33 (1.43%) IBM
11 32 (1.38%) Cisco
12 31 (1.34%) SAP
13 30 (1.30%) Apple
14 22 (0.95%) F5
15 20 (0.86%) Business Objects
16 19 (0.82%) Sybase
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