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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 102 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1025 977 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.17% 2.08% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.72% 9.55% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 650 700
Average daily rate £400 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 27
Average hourly rate £47.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £42.50 £131.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.57%
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
10542 10230 10507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.33% 21.78% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 6706 6510
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 160 213
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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 +5 562 £430 +9.55% 236
South East +6 160 £350 +16.66% 125
Yorkshire +12 74 £368 -2.00% 90
North West -2 55 £350 +7.69% 81
South West -49 49 £325 -18.75% 46
West Midlands +3 42 £325 +10.16% 50
East of England -13 37 £400 +14.28% 31
East Midlands -12 25 £363 +39.42% 54
North East -15 18 £350 +19.65% 17
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 906 (42.44%) PHP
2 835 (39.11%) HTML
3 834 (39.06%) JavaScript
4 798 (37.38%) Linux
5 774 (36.25%) CSS
6 713 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
7 691 (32.37%) Java
8 554 (25.95%) SQL
9 501 (23.47%) Git (software)
10 453 (21.22%) jQuery
11 449 (21.03%) Oracle
12 433 (20.28%) PostgreSQL
13 429 (20.09%) TDD
14 396 (18.55%) Python
15 368 (17.24%) Apache
16 339 (15.88%) Web Services
17 330 (15.46%) HTML5
18 315 (14.75%) MongoDB
19 314 (14.71%) LAMP
20 312 (14.61%) OO
21 305 (14.29%) SQL Server
22 297 (13.91%) Unix
23 282 (13.21%) MVC
24 277 (12.97%) Jenkins
25 275 (12.88%) Scrum
26 271 (12.69%) DevOps
27 265 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
28 253 (11.85%) Tomcat
29 243 (11.38%) NoSQL
30 238 (11.15%) Continuous Integration

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 368 (17.24%) Apache
2 253 (11.85%) Tomcat
3 172 (8.06%) Node.js
4 167 (7.82%) JBoss
5 135 (6.32%) Drupal
6 115 (5.39%) CMS
7 104 (4.87%) WordPress
8 84 (3.93%) nginx
9 70 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
10 45 (2.11%) Confluence
11 41 (1.92%) OpenStack
12 39 (1.83%) Jetty
13 35 (1.64%) WebSphere
14 33 (1.55%) WebLogic
15 32 (1.50%) Apache Solr
16 31 (1.45%) IIS
17 30 (1.41%) Moodle
18 21 (0.98%) SharePoint
19 18 (0.84%) Apache Spark
20 17 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 50 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 18 (0.84%) MS Office
4 17 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.23%) HipChat
7 5 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.14%) SPSS
10 2 (0.094%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.094%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.094%) GIMP
11 1 (0.047%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.047%) InDesign
11 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.047%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.047%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.047%) Stata
Business Applications
1 92 (4.31%) Magento
2 18 (0.84%) BigMachines
2 18 (0.84%) Eloqua
3 14 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.14%) BASE24
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.094%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.094%) OpenText Process Suite
7 2 (0.094%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.047%) FastStats
8 1 (0.047%) OpenX
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.047%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.047%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 265 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (3.09%) GitHub
3 46 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.15%) SaaS
4 41 (1.92%) PaaS
5 31 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (1.17%) IaaS
8 21 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
9 20 (0.94%) Amazon S3
10 18 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (0.42%) Route 53
12 8 (0.37%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.37%) Heroku
13 7 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.33%) Force.com
14 6 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.23%) Amazon Glacier
15 5 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.22%) HTTP
2 89 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 63 (2.95%) DNS
4 50 (2.34%) Firewall
4 50 (2.34%) Internet
5 44 (2.06%) SAN
5 44 (2.06%) SSL
6 39 (1.83%) SMTP
7 34 (1.59%) VPN
8 33 (1.55%) LDAP
9 27 (1.26%) SSH
10 25 (1.17%) Network Security
11 22 (1.03%) LAN
12 19 (0.89%) WAN
13 17 (0.80%) NAS
14 15 (0.70%) SNMP
15 14 (0.66%) IPsec
16 13 (0.61%) DHCP
16 13 (0.61%) FTP
17 11 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (20.28%) PostgreSQL
2 315 (14.75%) MongoDB
3 305 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 243 (11.38%) NoSQL
5 236 (11.05%) Relational Database
6 121 (5.67%) Redis
7 91 (4.26%) Oracle Database
8 84 (3.93%) RDBMS
9 75 (3.51%) Big Data
9 75 (3.51%) Hadoop
10 73 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 40 (1.87%) DB2
12 36 (1.69%) MariaDB
13 30 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (1.41%) Jackrabbit
13 30 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 27 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (1.22%) Apache Hive
15 26 (1.22%) Couchbase
16 23 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 501 (23.47%) Git (software)
2 277 (12.97%) Jenkins
3 233 (10.91%) Subversion
4 169 (7.92%) JIRA
5 146 (6.84%) Maven
6 96 (4.50%) JUnit
7 73 (3.42%) Mockito
8 64 (3.00%) PHPUnit
9 60 (2.81%) Cucumber
10 57 (2.67%) TeamCity
11 55 (2.58%) Selenium
12 50 (2.34%) Eclipse
13 46 (2.15%) Gradle
13 46 (2.15%) Grunt
14 40 (1.87%) Vagrant
15 30 (1.41%) Ant
15 30 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 26 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
17 23 (1.08%) Hudson
17 23 (1.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 149 (6.98%) Finance
2 75 (3.51%) Marketing
3 60 (2.81%) Retail
4 56 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 52 (2.44%) Games
6 41 (1.92%) Banking
7 26 (1.22%) Publishing
8 25 (1.17%) Electronics
9 19 (0.89%) Advertising
10 18 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.56%) Legal
12 11 (0.52%) Billing
13 9 (0.42%) Back Office
13 9 (0.42%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.28%) Automotive
15 6 (0.28%) Front Office
15 6 (0.28%) Law
15 6 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1343 (62.90%) Developer
2 454 (21.26%) PHP Developer
3 312 (14.61%) Java Developer
4 184 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 133 (6.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 125 (5.85%) DBA
7 119 (5.57%) Architect
8 114 (5.34%) Web Developer
9 103 (4.82%) MySQL Developer
10 101 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 86 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
12 82 (3.84%) Python Developer
13 79 (3.70%) Administrator
14 74 (3.47%) Drupal Developer
15 72 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
16 66 (3.09%) Full Stack Developer
17 65 (3.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 63 (2.95%) MySQL DBA
19 60 (2.81%) HTML Developer
20 53 (2.48%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 835 (39.11%) HTML
2 774 (36.25%) CSS
3 453 (21.22%) jQuery
4 339 (15.88%) Web Services
5 330 (15.46%) HTML5
6 314 (14.71%) LAMP
7 229 (10.73%) Spring
8 219 (10.26%) AngularJS
8 219 (10.26%) XML
9 208 (9.74%) RESTful
10 207 (9.70%) CSS3
10 207 (9.70%) JSON
11 196 (9.18%) REST
12 169 (7.92%) Ajax
13 150 (7.03%) Hibernate
13 150 (7.03%) SOAP
14 132 (6.18%) Symfony
15 120 (5.62%) .NET
16 111 (5.20%) J2EE
16 111 (5.20%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 117 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 91 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (2.67%) Replication
4 56 (2.62%) User Experience
5 50 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.25%) Data Centre
7 43 (2.01%) Clustering
8 30 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 26 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 26 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 21 (0.98%) Data Structures
11 20 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 20 (0.94%) Fintech
12 19 (0.89%) Wiki
13 17 (0.80%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.75%) Private Cloud
15 15 (0.70%) Public Cloud
16 14 (0.66%) Social Media
17 13 (0.61%) Data Integration
17 13 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 798 (37.38%) Linux
2 297 (13.91%) Unix
3 198 (9.27%) Windows
4 148 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 98 (4.59%) CentOS
6 73 (3.42%) Ubuntu
7 62 (2.90%) Windows Server
8 44 (2.06%) Solaris
9 36 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 34 (1.59%) Debian
11 23 (1.08%) AIX
11 23 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 22 (1.03%) Android
13 15 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.37%) SUSE
16 6 (0.28%) HPUX
16 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (20.09%) TDD
3 312 (14.61%) OO
4 282 (13.21%) MVC
5 275 (12.88%) Scrum
6 271 (12.69%) DevOps
7 238 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
8 217 (10.16%) Open Source
9 214 (10.02%) BDD
10 201 (9.41%) E-Commerce
11 163 (7.63%) OOP
12 149 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 147 (6.89%) Configuration Management
14 140 (6.56%) Software Engineering
15 138 (6.46%) Web Development
16 116 (5.43%) High Availability
17 97 (4.54%) SDLC
18 96 (4.50%) Front End Development
18 96 (4.50%) Kanban
19 89 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 906 (42.44%) PHP
2 834 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 691 (32.37%) Java
4 554 (25.95%) SQL
5 396 (18.55%) Python
6 229 (10.73%) Perl
7 219 (10.26%) Ruby
8 124 (5.81%) C#
9 116 (5.43%) Bash Shell
10 110 (5.15%) Shell Script
11 99 (4.64%) Scala
12 96 (4.50%) C++
13 47 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 45 (2.11%) C
14 45 (2.11%) Go
15 42 (1.97%) Groovy
16 39 (1.83%) PHP 5
17 34 (1.59%) PowerShell
18 26 (1.22%) T-SQL
19 24 (1.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 138 (6.46%) Degree
2 113 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 78 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (0.98%) RHCE
6 17 (0.80%) CCNP
6 17 (0.80%) RHCSA
7 16 (0.75%) CCNA
8 12 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (0.47%) PhD
10 9 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.23%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.23%) MCSE
13 5 (0.23%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.19%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.19%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.14%) QA
2 22 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.33%) COBIT
6 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.23%) SLA
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.14%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.094%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.047%) WAI
System Software
1 120 (5.62%) Docker
2 95 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 34 (1.59%) Varnish
5 25 (1.17%) Squid
5 25 (1.17%) vCloud
6 19 (0.89%) Xen
7 18 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (0.75%) KVM
8 16 (0.75%) vSphere
9 14 (0.66%) NFS
9 14 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.61%) qmail
11 11 (0.52%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.47%) Hyper-V
12 10 (0.47%) iptables
12 10 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.37%) GlusterFS
14 7 (0.33%) Samba
14 7 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 227 (10.63%) Puppet
2 182 (8.52%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (5.43%) Ansible
4 74 (3.47%) Nagios
5 35 (1.64%) logstash
5 35 (1.64%) Salt
6 28 (1.31%) ZABBIX
7 27 (1.26%) Cacti
8 20 (0.94%) HAProxy
9 19 (0.89%) Graphite
10 18 (0.84%) Capistrano
10 18 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
11 17 (0.80%) CFEngine
12 14 (0.66%) collectd
12 14 (0.66%) Data Guard
12 14 (0.66%) Ganglia
12 14 (0.66%) Kubernetes
13 12 (0.56%) NetBackup
14 9 (0.42%) Cobbler
15 8 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 449 (21.03%) Oracle
2 163 (7.63%) Red Hat
3 150 (7.03%) VMware
4 112 (5.25%) Microsoft
5 103 (4.82%) Zend
6 75 (3.51%) Google
7 49 (2.30%) HP
8 43 (2.01%) IBM
8 43 (2.01%) SAP
9 35 (1.64%) Cisco
10 34 (1.59%) hybris
10 34 (1.59%) Sybase
11 32 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 27 (1.26%) Splunk
13 24 (1.12%) Percona
13 24 (1.12%) Rackspace
14 22 (1.03%) Siebel
15 20 (0.94%) EMC
16 18 (0.84%) Adobe
16 18 (0.84%) Sun
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London
Arrows Group Ltd
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London
Arrows Group Ltd
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Richmond, Surrey
Metaskil
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coded People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
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South West London
Jagger Talent
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West Midlands
Oscar
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
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City, London
Understanding Recruitment
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
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Manchester
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
LA International
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London
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London
Arrows Group
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