The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 68 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1235 1156 1309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.50% 2.48% 2.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.72% 11.40% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 769 863
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 18
Average hourly rate £28.00 £33.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.03% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.90 £16.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £37.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +66.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10534 10143 11098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 21.77% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6633 6322 6680
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 201 278
Average hourly rate £28.99 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.60 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +1 633 £375 +7.14% 332
South East +16 211 £325 -7.14% 140
South West +9 116 £375 +42.85% 63
East of England +2 82 £375 +17.18% 57
West Midlands +1 59 £308 +9.82% 30
North West -5 45 £300 - 76
Yorkshire -41 36 £303 +10.00% 58
East Midlands +7 35 £285 -5.00% 45
North East -19 5 £250 -28.57% 11
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1331 (52.53%) PHP
2 1094 (43.17%) HTML
3 1044 (41.20%) JavaScript
4 1001 (39.50%) CSS
5 894 (35.28%) Linux
6 633 (24.98%) jQuery
7 620 (24.47%) Java
8 562 (22.18%) SQL
9 537 (21.19%) Apache
10 497 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
11 453 (17.88%) MVC
12 431 (17.01%) OO
12 431 (17.01%) Git (software)
13 420 (16.57%) HTML5
14 418 (16.50%) Oracle
15 411 (16.22%) TDD
16 402 (15.86%) XML
17 401 (15.82%) LAMP
18 399 (15.75%) Web Services
19 385 (15.19%) SQL Server
20 352 (13.89%) UNIX
21 331 (13.06%) Subversion
22 326 (12.87%) Scrum
23 304 (12.00%) Ajax
24 301 (11.88%) Python
25 295 (11.64%) CSS3
26 293 (11.56%) Zend
27 287 (11.33%) E-Commerce
28 275 (10.85%) Perl
29 257 (10.14%) Ruby

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 537 (21.19%) Apache
2 226 (8.92%) Tomcat
3 193 (7.62%) Drupal
4 166 (6.55%) CMS
5 142 (5.60%) WordPress
6 75 (2.96%) IIS
7 70 (2.76%) nginx
8 60 (2.37%) Confluence
9 55 (2.17%) Node.js
10 53 (2.09%) WebLogic
11 47 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
12 46 (1.82%) WebSphere
13 37 (1.46%) SharePoint
13 37 (1.46%) Apache Solr
13 37 (1.46%) Moodle
14 25 (0.99%) Joomla!
15 23 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
16 19 (0.75%) MS Exchange
17 18 (0.71%) MQSeries
18 15 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 90 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 51 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 45 (1.78%) MS Office
4 41 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.12%) Windchill
8 3 (0.12%) CATIA
9 2 (0.079%) GIMP
10 1 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.039%) Maya
10 1 (0.039%) InDesign
10 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 131 (5.17%) Magento
2 10 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.12%) Shopify
5 2 (0.079%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.079%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.079%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.079%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.079%) Agresso
5 2 (0.079%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.079%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.079%) Summit
5 2 (0.079%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.039%) LabWindows
6 1 (0.039%) Tridion
6 1 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 139 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (2.01%) Amazon S3
4 38 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (1.38%) SaaS
6 26 (1.03%) GitHub
7 23 (0.91%) Rackspace Cloud
8 10 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (0.36%) CloudFront
10 8 (0.32%) Joyent
11 7 (0.28%) ElastiCache
12 6 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (0.20%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.16%) PaaS
15 2 (0.079%) Heroku
15 2 (0.079%) Route 53
15 2 (0.079%) Amazon EMR
16 1 (0.039%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 107 (4.22%) HTTP
2 80 (3.16%) Internet
3 71 (2.80%) LDAP
4 65 (2.57%) DNS
5 60 (2.37%) Firewall
6 56 (2.21%) SSH
7 48 (1.89%) TCP/IP
8 43 (1.70%) VPN
9 33 (1.30%) SAN
10 32 (1.26%) SNMP
11 31 (1.22%) SSL
12 26 (1.03%) LAN
13 22 (0.87%) WAN
13 22 (0.87%) IPsec
14 17 (0.67%) Network Security
14 17 (0.67%) NAS
14 17 (0.67%) DHCP
15 16 (0.63%) Intranet
16 15 (0.59%) Telnet
17 14 (0.55%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 230 (9.08%) MongoDB
3 214 (8.45%) Relational Database
4 199 (7.85%) PostgreSQL
5 196 (7.73%) NoSQL
6 87 (3.43%) Big Data
7 82 (3.24%) Hadoop
8 79 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
9 74 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 69 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 64 (2.53%) Oracle Database
12 49 (1.93%) Redis
13 48 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
14 42 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 41 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (1.26%) DB2
17 30 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (1.03%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 431 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 331 (13.06%) Subversion
3 180 (7.10%) Jenkins
4 134 (5.29%) JIRA
5 108 (4.26%) PHPUnit
6 104 (4.10%) Maven
7 74 (2.92%) Selenium
8 69 (2.72%) JUnit
9 67 (2.64%) Cucumber
10 59 (2.33%) Hudson
11 57 (2.25%) Eclipse
12 47 (1.85%) Ant
13 31 (1.22%) Mockito
14 28 (1.10%) Mercurial
15 27 (1.07%) Behat
16 25 (0.99%) TeamCity
17 24 (0.95%) WebDriver
18 21 (0.83%) Jasmine
19 20 (0.79%) Visual Studio
20 18 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 158 (6.24%) Finance
2 98 (3.87%) Telecoms
3 79 (3.12%) Marketing
4 55 (2.17%) Games
5 43 (1.70%) Retail
6 30 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.18%) Banking
7 26 (1.03%) Advertising
8 24 (0.95%) Publishing
9 20 (0.79%) Electronics
10 17 (0.67%) Back Office
11 10 (0.39%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.24%) Front Office
13 5 (0.20%) Legal
14 4 (0.16%) Automotive
14 4 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.16%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.12%) French Language
15 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1690 (66.69%) Developer
2 641 (25.30%) PHP Developer
3 291 (11.48%) Web Developer
4 198 (7.81%) Java Developer
5 130 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 123 (4.85%) Administrator
7 117 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 115 (4.54%) Architect
9 106 (4.18%) Analyst
10 105 (4.14%) DBA
11 99 (3.91%) PHP Web Developer
12 97 (3.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 95 (3.75%) Drupal Developer
14 94 (3.71%) Front-End Developer
15 77 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
16 76 (3.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
17 69 (2.72%) Magento Developer
18 58 (2.29%) LAMP Developer
19 55 (2.17%) Linux Administrator
20 54 (2.13%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1094 (43.17%) HTML
2 1001 (39.50%) CSS
3 633 (24.98%) jQuery
4 420 (16.57%) HTML5
5 402 (15.86%) XML
6 401 (15.82%) LAMP
7 399 (15.75%) Web Services
8 304 (12.00%) Ajax
9 295 (11.64%) CSS3
10 232 (9.16%) Symfony
11 230 (9.08%) JSON
12 218 (8.60%) Spring
13 212 (8.37%) .NET
14 183 (7.22%) REST
15 169 (6.67%) RESTful
16 165 (6.51%) SOAP
17 139 (5.49%) Hibernate
18 107 (4.22%) AngularJS
19 104 (4.10%) Ruby on Rails
19 104 (4.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 247 (9.75%) Open Source
2 84 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 55 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 55 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 51 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 50 (1.97%) Replication
6 45 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (1.74%) Social Media
8 29 (1.14%) Clustering
9 24 (0.95%) E-Learning
10 23 (0.91%) Web 2.0
11 22 (0.87%) Visualisation
12 21 (0.83%) Data Extraction
12 21 (0.83%) W3C
13 18 (0.71%) VLE
14 15 (0.59%) N-Tier
14 15 (0.59%) Data Integration
14 15 (0.59%) Wiki
14 15 (0.59%) Social Network
15 14 (0.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 894 (35.28%) Linux
2 352 (13.89%) UNIX
3 219 (8.64%) Windows
4 124 (4.89%) CentOS
5 123 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 92 (3.63%) Debian
7 83 (3.28%) Apple iOS
8 78 (3.08%) Android
8 78 (3.08%) Ubuntu
9 48 (1.89%) Solaris
10 26 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 21 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (0.55%) Fedora
14 14 (0.55%) AIX
15 11 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.32%) HPUX
17 7 (0.28%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (17.88%) MVC
3 431 (17.01%) OO
4 411 (16.22%) TDD
5 326 (12.87%) Scrum
6 287 (11.33%) E-Commerce
7 233 (9.19%) OOP
8 220 (8.68%) DevOps
9 209 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
10 202 (7.97%) Web Development
11 136 (5.37%) BDD
12 134 (5.29%) OO PHP
13 123 (4.85%) Software Engineering
14 106 (4.18%) Unit Testing
15 105 (4.14%) ETL
16 97 (3.83%) Responsive Web Design
17 95 (3.75%) Migration
18 94 (3.71%) Configuration Management
19 89 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
20 84 (3.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1331 (52.53%) PHP
2 1044 (41.20%) JavaScript
3 620 (24.47%) Java
4 562 (22.18%) SQL
5 301 (11.88%) Python
6 275 (10.85%) Perl
7 257 (10.14%) Ruby
8 254 (10.02%) PHP5
9 197 (7.77%) C#
10 168 (6.63%) Bash Shell
11 126 (4.97%) C++
12 88 (3.47%) Shell Script
13 67 (2.64%) C
14 58 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 56 (2.21%) Scala
16 46 (1.82%) Groovy
17 38 (1.50%) T-SQL
18 29 (1.14%) VBA
19 26 (1.03%) PowerShell
20 24 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 143 (5.64%) Degree
2 77 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 49 (1.93%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.55%) CCNA
5 14 (0.55%) CISSP
6 12 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.36%) RHCE
9 7 (0.28%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.28%) MCSE
9 7 (0.28%) MCITP
10 6 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.24%) ISEB
11 5 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 5 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.16%) MCSA
13 3 (0.12%) CCNP
13 3 (0.12%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.35%) QA
2 17 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.59%) SLA
4 8 (0.32%) SNOMED CT
4 8 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.24%) COBIT
6 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.079%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.079%) ISO 9002
7 2 (0.079%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 56 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.18%) Varnish
4 23 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (0.83%) Xen
6 19 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.71%) XenServer
7 18 (0.71%) Postfix
7 18 (0.71%) vSphere
8 16 (0.63%) Samba
9 15 (0.59%) KVM
10 14 (0.55%) Sendmail
10 14 (0.55%) Snort
11 13 (0.51%) NFS
12 12 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
13 11 (0.43%) vCloud
14 9 (0.36%) VMware ESX
15 8 (0.32%) Squid
15 8 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.24%) qmail
Systems Management
1 212 (8.37%) Puppet
2 143 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (4.14%) Nagios
4 52 (2.05%) ZABBIX
5 47 (1.85%) Cacti
6 38 (1.50%) Salt
7 28 (1.10%) Vagrant
8 19 (0.75%) Ansible
9 17 (0.67%) Data Guard
10 16 (0.63%) Capistrano
11 14 (0.55%) HAProxy
12 13 (0.51%) YUM
13 9 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (0.28%) Munin
15 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.24%) StatsD
15 6 (0.24%) SCOM
15 6 (0.24%) Ganglia
16 5 (0.20%) Backup Exec
16 5 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 418 (16.50%) Oracle
2 293 (11.56%) Zend
3 206 (8.13%) Red Hat
4 132 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 105 (4.14%) VMware
6 74 (2.92%) JBoss
7 71 (2.80%) Rackspace
8 55 (2.17%) Adobe
9 51 (2.01%) Percona
10 47 (1.85%) Cisco
11 39 (1.54%) hybris
12 38 (1.50%) IBM
13 36 (1.42%) Google
14 35 (1.38%) HP
15 33 (1.30%) Citrix
15 33 (1.30%) Twitter
16 30 (1.18%) Sitecore
17 28 (1.10%) Sybase
18 22 (0.87%) Facebook
19 20 (0.79%) NetApp
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Maket rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday