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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 68 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1364 1214 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.68% 2.49% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.49% 11.29% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 809 872
Average daily rate
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£361 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.46% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £473 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 20
Average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £19.60 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +60.91%
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
10920 10751 11270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.43% 22.09% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6859 6790 6706
Average daily rate £400 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 188 279
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £51.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +15 695 £375 +7.14% 317
South East +3 222 £325 -7.14% 156
South West -1 118 £375 +36.36% 59
East of England +19 117 £375 +18.57% 54
West Midlands -7 59 £315 +14.54% 36
North West +2 52 £300 - 81
Yorkshire -39 43 £313 +13.63% 82
East Midlands -7 36 £313 +4.16% 28
North East -23 6 £250 -28.57% 21
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1349 (52.31%) PHP
2 1104 (42.81%) HTML
3 1034 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 995 (38.58%) CSS
5 925 (35.87%) Linux
6 630 (24.43%) jQuery
7 624 (24.20%) Java
8 570 (22.10%) Apache
9 560 (21.71%) SQL
10 500 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
11 497 (19.27%) MVC
12 483 (18.73%) Git (software)
13 448 (17.37%) OO
14 437 (16.94%) Oracle
15 420 (16.29%) TDD
16 417 (16.17%) HTML5
17 408 (15.82%) Web Services
18 394 (15.28%) XML
19 390 (15.12%) LAMP
20 381 (14.77%) UNIX
21 373 (14.46%) SQL Server
22 365 (14.15%) Subversion
23 327 (12.68%) Zend
24 322 (12.49%) Python
25 317 (12.29%) Scrum
26 313 (12.14%) Ajax
27 279 (10.82%) CSS3
28 270 (10.47%) E-Commerce
29 267 (10.35%) Ruby
30 264 (10.24%) Perl

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 570 (22.10%) Apache
2 242 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 186 (7.21%) Drupal
4 173 (6.71%) CMS
5 116 (4.50%) WordPress
6 84 (3.26%) nginx
7 74 (2.87%) IIS
8 64 (2.48%) Confluence
9 56 (2.17%) WebLogic
10 54 (2.09%) Node.js
11 45 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
12 42 (1.63%) WebSphere
13 35 (1.36%) Moodle
13 35 (1.36%) Apache Solr
14 28 (1.09%) SharePoint
15 27 (1.05%) Joomla!
16 21 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
17 19 (0.74%) MQSeries
18 18 (0.70%) MS Exchange
19 14 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 83 (3.22%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 33 (1.28%) MS Office
4 24 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.23%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.078%) GIMP
8 2 (0.078%) Windchill
8 2 (0.078%) CATIA
9 1 (0.039%) Maya
9 1 (0.039%) InDesign
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 104 (4.03%) Magento
2 11 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.16%) Shopify
6 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.078%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.078%) LabWindows
7 2 (0.078%) Agresso
7 2 (0.078%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.078%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.078%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.078%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.078%) Summit
7 2 (0.078%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.078%) Zen Cart
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.039%) Tridion
8 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 157 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
3 59 (2.29%) Amazon S3
4 40 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (1.28%) SaaS
6 28 (1.09%) GitHub
7 19 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
8 11 (0.43%) CloudFront
9 10 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.35%) Google Apps
11 8 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (0.27%) ElastiCache
12 7 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.19%) Joyent
13 5 (0.19%) Route 53
13 5 (0.19%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.16%) PaaS
15 3 (0.12%) Heroku
15 3 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (4.34%) HTTP
2 88 (3.41%) Internet
3 81 (3.14%) LDAP
4 70 (2.71%) DNS
5 63 (2.44%) Firewall
6 59 (2.29%) SSH
7 57 (2.21%) TCP/IP
8 46 (1.78%) VPN
9 37 (1.43%) SSL
10 33 (1.28%) SAN
10 33 (1.28%) LAN
11 29 (1.12%) WAN
12 25 (0.97%) SNMP
13 23 (0.89%) IPsec
14 18 (0.70%) Network Security
14 18 (0.70%) VoIP
14 18 (0.70%) DHCP
15 17 (0.66%) NAS
16 15 (0.58%) BGP
17 14 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 256 (9.93%) Relational Database
3 235 (9.11%) MongoDB
4 219 (8.49%) NoSQL
5 217 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
6 89 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 81 (3.14%) Big Data
8 80 (3.10%) Hadoop
9 79 (3.06%) RDBMS
10 73 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 67 (2.60%) Oracle Database
12 57 (2.21%) Redis
13 48 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
14 46 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 39 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 35 (1.36%) DB2
17 31 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (1.01%) CouchDB
19 26 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 483 (18.73%) Git (software)
2 365 (14.15%) Subversion
3 190 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 157 (6.09%) JIRA
5 125 (4.85%) PHPUnit
6 110 (4.27%) Maven
7 84 (3.26%) JUnit
8 79 (3.06%) Selenium
9 66 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 60 (2.33%) Eclipse
10 60 (2.33%) Hudson
11 51 (1.98%) Ant
12 43 (1.67%) Mercurial
13 27 (1.05%) Mockito
14 25 (0.97%) Jasmine
15 24 (0.93%) TeamCity
15 24 (0.93%) Behat
16 21 (0.81%) WebDriver
16 21 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 20 (0.78%) JMeter
General
1 169 (6.55%) Finance
2 88 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 80 (3.10%) Marketing
4 61 (2.37%) Games
5 40 (1.55%) Retail
6 39 (1.51%) Banking
7 32 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 26 (1.01%) Publishing
9 24 (0.93%) Advertising
10 18 (0.70%) Electronics
11 16 (0.62%) Back Office
12 9 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.35%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.23%) Law
14 5 (0.19%) Legal
14 5 (0.19%) Automotive
14 5 (0.19%) Front Office
15 4 (0.16%) French Language
15 4 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1701 (65.96%) Developer
2 682 (26.44%) PHP Developer
3 275 (10.66%) Web Developer
4 213 (8.26%) Java Developer
5 152 (5.89%) Senior Developer
6 116 (4.50%) Administrator
7 115 (4.46%) Architect
8 111 (4.30%) Analyst
8 111 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 108 (4.19%) DBA
10 105 (4.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 100 (3.88%) PHP Web Developer
12 91 (3.53%) Drupal Developer
13 87 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
14 79 (3.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 74 (2.87%) Systems Administrator
16 67 (2.60%) Magento Developer
17 63 (2.44%) Senior PHP Developer
18 61 (2.37%) Software Engineer
19 56 (2.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1104 (42.81%) HTML
2 995 (38.58%) CSS
3 630 (24.43%) jQuery
4 417 (16.17%) HTML5
5 408 (15.82%) Web Services
6 394 (15.28%) XML
7 390 (15.12%) LAMP
8 313 (12.14%) Ajax
9 279 (10.82%) CSS3
10 263 (10.20%) Symfony
11 245 (9.50%) Spring
12 217 (8.41%) JSON
13 201 (7.79%) REST
14 184 (7.13%) .NET
15 172 (6.67%) RESTful
16 169 (6.55%) SOAP
17 142 (5.51%) Hibernate
18 117 (4.54%) AngularJS
19 110 (4.27%) Zend Framework
20 100 (3.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 258 (10.00%) Open Source
2 88 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 60 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (2.25%) Mobile App
5 56 (2.17%) Replication
5 56 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 54 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 46 (1.78%) Social Media
8 33 (1.28%) E-Learning
9 30 (1.16%) Clustering
10 26 (1.01%) W3C
11 23 (0.89%) Visualisation
11 23 (0.89%) Web 2.0
12 22 (0.85%) Data Integration
13 20 (0.78%) Data Extraction
14 17 (0.66%) VLE
14 17 (0.66%) Social Network
15 15 (0.58%) Statistics
15 15 (0.58%) Wiki
16 14 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 925 (35.87%) Linux
2 381 (14.77%) UNIX
3 232 (9.00%) Windows
4 149 (5.78%) CentOS
5 129 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 95 (3.68%) Debian
7 82 (3.18%) Apple iOS
8 77 (2.99%) Android
9 72 (2.79%) Ubuntu
10 48 (1.86%) Solaris
11 32 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (1.16%) Mac OS X
12 30 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (0.66%) AIX
15 15 (0.58%) Fedora
16 11 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.35%) HPUX
18 8 (0.31%) SUSE
19 6 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
2 497 (19.27%) MVC
3 448 (17.37%) OO
4 420 (16.29%) TDD
5 317 (12.29%) Scrum
6 270 (10.47%) E-Commerce
7 231 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 225 (8.72%) DevOps
9 222 (8.61%) OOP
10 200 (7.75%) Web Development
11 156 (6.05%) OO PHP
12 139 (5.39%) BDD
13 136 (5.27%) Software Engineering
14 114 (4.42%) Unit Testing
15 106 (4.11%) ETL
16 96 (3.72%) Migration
17 95 (3.68%) Data Modelling
18 93 (3.61%) Configuration Management
19 92 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
20 88 (3.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1349 (52.31%) PHP
2 1034 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 624 (24.20%) Java
4 560 (21.71%) SQL
5 322 (12.49%) Python
6 267 (10.35%) Ruby
7 264 (10.24%) Perl
8 260 (10.08%) PHP5
9 186 (7.21%) C#
10 171 (6.63%) Bash Shell
11 116 (4.50%) C++
12 98 (3.80%) Shell Script
13 77 (2.99%) PL/SQL
14 65 (2.52%) C
15 56 (2.17%) Scala
16 40 (1.55%) Groovy
17 39 (1.51%) T-SQL
18 23 (0.89%) PowerShell
19 20 (0.78%) Objective-C
20 19 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 149 (5.78%) Degree
2 71 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 46 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (0.74%) CCNA
5 18 (0.70%) CISSP
6 14 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.43%) RHCE
8 9 (0.35%) Sun Certification
8 9 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.27%) CCSA
10 7 (0.27%) MCITP
11 6 (0.23%) MCSE
11 6 (0.23%) ISEB
12 5 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.19%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (0.16%) JNCIA
13 4 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.26%) QA
2 17 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.54%) COBIT
4 11 (0.43%) SLA
5 8 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
6 7 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.12%) WCAG
9 2 (0.078%) ISO 9002
9 2 (0.078%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 64 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 29 (1.12%) Varnish
4 24 (0.93%) Xen
5 22 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (0.74%) XenServer
6 19 (0.74%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.74%) Postfix
7 18 (0.70%) vSphere
8 17 (0.66%) KVM
8 17 (0.66%) Samba
8 17 (0.66%) NFS
9 14 (0.54%) Snort
10 12 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (0.47%) vCloud
11 10 (0.39%) Sendmail
12 9 (0.35%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.27%) Squid
15 6 (0.23%) qmail
Systems Management
1 214 (8.30%) Puppet
2 149 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (3.92%) Nagios
4 54 (2.09%) ZABBIX
5 48 (1.86%) Cacti
6 37 (1.43%) Salt
7 29 (1.12%) Vagrant
8 18 (0.70%) Ansible
9 17 (0.66%) Capistrano
9 17 (0.66%) Data Guard
10 16 (0.62%) HAProxy
11 13 (0.50%) YUM
12 9 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (0.35%) Zenoss
13 7 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.23%) SCOM
15 5 (0.19%) logstash
15 5 (0.19%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.19%) OpenView
15 5 (0.19%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 437 (16.94%) Oracle
2 327 (12.68%) Zend
3 217 (8.41%) Red Hat
4 137 (5.31%) Microsoft
5 114 (4.42%) VMware
6 87 (3.37%) JBoss
7 63 (2.44%) Rackspace
8 51 (1.98%) Percona
9 47 (1.82%) Cisco
9 47 (1.82%) Google
10 46 (1.78%) hybris
11 40 (1.55%) IBM
12 37 (1.43%) HP
13 33 (1.28%) Citrix
14 32 (1.24%) Sybase
15 29 (1.12%) Twitter
15 29 (1.12%) Sitecore
16 28 (1.09%) Adobe
17 24 (0.93%) Facebook
18 20 (0.78%) SAP
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day £300 to £375
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
People Source Consulting
Rate: daily rate
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £325 - £365 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday