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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 68 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1323 911 1248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.58% 2.11% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.79% 9.76% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 588 786
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £213 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 21
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £16.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11223 9332 11068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.86% 21.66% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 5814 6416
Average daily rate £394 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 190 228
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +22 659 £375 +7.14% 290
South East +2 184 £300 -7.69% 165
South West +16 110 £350 +16.66% 75
East of England +9 97 £335 +11.66% 73
Yorkshire -1 97 £350 +16.66% 73
West Midlands +36 75 £275 +37.50% 39
North West -24 50 £301 +9.27% 61
East Midlands +4 37 £349 +29.16% 48
North East -25 10 £250 -5.21% 9
Midlands - - - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1212 (51.97%) PHP
2 1009 (43.27%) HTML
3 988 (42.37%) JavaScript
4 915 (39.24%) CSS
5 779 (33.40%) Linux
6 598 (25.64%) jQuery
7 594 (25.47%) Java
8 546 (23.41%) SQL
9 435 (18.65%) Apache
10 430 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
11 422 (18.10%) MVC
12 414 (17.75%) OO
13 407 (17.45%) Oracle
14 388 (16.64%) SQL Server
15 377 (16.17%) Web Services
16 362 (15.52%) XML
17 351 (15.05%) HTML5
18 327 (14.02%) TDD
19 325 (13.94%) LAMP
20 315 (13.51%) Git (software)
21 303 (12.99%) UNIX
22 279 (11.96%) Scrum
23 273 (11.71%) Ajax
24 269 (11.54%) E-Commerce
25 266 (11.41%) CSS3
26 255 (10.93%) Zend
27 252 (10.81%) Subversion
27 252 (10.81%) OOP
28 250 (10.72%) MongoDB
29 246 (10.55%) Windows

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 435 (18.65%) Apache
2 206 (8.83%) Tomcat
3 202 (8.66%) Drupal
4 163 (6.99%) CMS
5 129 (5.53%) WordPress
6 70 (3.00%) Node.js
7 67 (2.87%) IIS
8 62 (2.66%) WebLogic
9 60 (2.57%) Apache Solr
10 57 (2.44%) nginx
11 55 (2.36%) WebSphere
12 37 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
13 32 (1.37%) SharePoint
14 27 (1.16%) Confluence
15 26 (1.11%) MS Exchange
15 26 (1.11%) Moodle
16 24 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
17 22 (0.94%) Alfresco
17 22 (0.94%) Joomla!
18 19 (0.81%) Jetty
Applications
1 85 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 35 (1.50%) MS Office
4 31 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.13%) Windchill
7 3 (0.13%) CATIA
8 2 (0.086%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.086%) SPSS
8 2 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.043%) FastStats
9 1 (0.043%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 108 (4.63%) Magento
2 7 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.13%) Tridion
5 2 (0.086%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.086%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.043%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.043%) Metrica
6 1 (0.043%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.043%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.043%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 98 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (1.89%) SaaS
4 33 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.20%) Amazon S3
6 18 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
7 14 (0.60%) Joyent
8 11 (0.47%) GitHub
9 10 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.21%) PaaS
11 4 (0.17%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.086%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.043%) Basecamp
14 1 (0.043%) IaaS
14 1 (0.043%) MailChimp
14 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.13%) HTTP
2 63 (2.70%) Internet
3 59 (2.53%) LDAP
4 52 (2.23%) DNS
5 51 (2.19%) TCP/IP
6 48 (2.06%) Firewall
7 41 (1.76%) VPN
8 26 (1.11%) SAN
8 26 (1.11%) SNMP
9 22 (0.94%) SSH
10 20 (0.86%) SSL
10 20 (0.86%) Intranet
10 20 (0.86%) Network Security
11 19 (0.81%) IPsec
12 16 (0.69%) MPLS
12 16 (0.69%) WAN
13 13 (0.56%) DHCP
14 12 (0.51%) Wireless
14 12 (0.51%) LAN
15 11 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 250 (10.72%) MongoDB
3 185 (7.93%) NoSQL
4 184 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 172 (7.38%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 66 (2.83%) Big Data
8 63 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 53 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 48 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (2.02%) Oracle Database
12 42 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (1.63%) Redis
14 33 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (1.24%) CouchDB
16 26 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (1.03%) Riak
18 23 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (0.86%) DB2
19 20 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 315 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 252 (10.81%) Subversion
3 144 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 77 (3.30%) Maven
5 70 (3.00%) JIRA
6 69 (2.96%) Cucumber
7 66 (2.83%) Selenium
8 65 (2.79%) JUnit
9 63 (2.70%) PHPUnit
10 53 (2.27%) Eclipse
10 53 (2.27%) Hudson
11 37 (1.59%) Ant
12 36 (1.54%) Mockito
13 21 (0.90%) Visual Studio
14 19 (0.81%) SoapUI
14 19 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (0.77%) WebDriver
16 17 (0.73%) TeamCity
17 16 (0.69%) Mercurial
18 13 (0.56%) Behat
General
1 138 (5.92%) Finance
2 104 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 76 (3.26%) Marketing
4 54 (2.32%) Retail
5 49 (2.10%) Publishing
6 40 (1.72%) Games
7 29 (1.24%) Advertising
8 20 (0.86%) Back Office
9 13 (0.56%) Banking
10 11 (0.47%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.30%) Music Industry
12 7 (0.30%) Front Office
13 6 (0.26%) Electronics
14 5 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.17%) Legal
15 4 (0.17%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 1597 (68.48%) Developer
2 577 (24.74%) PHP Developer
3 258 (11.06%) Web Developer
4 199 (8.53%) Java Developer
5 128 (5.49%) Senior Developer
6 119 (5.10%) Architect
7 117 (5.02%) Administrator
8 104 (4.46%) Drupal Developer
9 95 (4.07%) Analyst
10 94 (4.03%) PHP Web Developer
11 80 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
12 79 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 75 (3.22%) DBA
14 74 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
15 67 (2.87%) Systems Administrator
16 54 (2.32%) Linux Administrator
16 54 (2.32%) Programmer
17 53 (2.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
18 50 (2.14%) .NET Developer
19 49 (2.10%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1009 (43.27%) HTML
2 915 (39.24%) CSS
3 598 (25.64%) jQuery
4 377 (16.17%) Web Services
5 362 (15.52%) XML
6 351 (15.05%) HTML5
7 325 (13.94%) LAMP
8 273 (11.71%) Ajax
9 266 (11.41%) CSS3
10 240 (10.29%) .NET
11 224 (9.61%) Spring
12 191 (8.19%) Symfony
13 182 (7.80%) JSON
14 163 (6.99%) SOAP
15 158 (6.78%) Hibernate
16 148 (6.35%) REST
17 126 (5.40%) RESTful
18 122 (5.23%) XHTML
19 117 (5.02%) Ruby on Rails
20 116 (4.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 203 (8.70%) Open Source
2 107 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 70 (3.00%) Digital Media
4 50 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 48 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 46 (1.97%) Replication
6 46 (1.97%) Clustering
7 41 (1.76%) Social Media
8 36 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 25 (1.07%) N-Tier
10 21 (0.90%) iPad
11 19 (0.81%) Data Integration
11 19 (0.81%) W3C
12 18 (0.77%) iPhone
13 17 (0.73%) Taxonomies
14 15 (0.64%) Visualisation
15 14 (0.60%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.60%) Web 2.0
16 13 (0.56%) STB
17 12 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 779 (33.40%) Linux
2 303 (12.99%) UNIX
3 246 (10.55%) Windows
4 89 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (3.30%) CentOS
6 75 (3.22%) Ubuntu
7 67 (2.87%) Apple iOS
8 61 (2.62%) Android
9 58 (2.49%) Debian
10 43 (1.84%) Solaris
11 28 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (1.16%) Mac OS X
13 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.56%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.47%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (0.39%) SUSE
18 6 (0.26%) Fedora
19 4 (0.17%) AIX
19 4 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (18.10%) MVC
3 414 (17.75%) OO
4 327 (14.02%) TDD
5 279 (11.96%) Scrum
6 269 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 252 (10.81%) OOP
8 200 (8.58%) Web Development
9 158 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
10 149 (6.39%) Software Engineering
11 116 (4.97%) BDD
12 107 (4.59%) OO PHP
13 93 (3.99%) Unit Testing
14 84 (3.60%) Configuration Management
15 83 (3.56%) Responsive Web Design
16 81 (3.47%) ETL
17 76 (3.26%) SOA
18 72 (3.09%) OOD
18 72 (3.09%) Project Management
19 68 (2.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1212 (51.97%) PHP
2 988 (42.37%) JavaScript
3 594 (25.47%) Java
4 546 (23.41%) SQL
5 231 (9.91%) Python
6 230 (9.86%) PHP5
7 229 (9.82%) Perl
8 203 (8.70%) Ruby
9 197 (8.45%) C#
10 135 (5.79%) Bash Shell
11 116 (4.97%) C++
12 75 (3.22%) Scala
13 70 (3.00%) Shell Script
14 63 (2.70%) C
15 42 (1.80%) PL/SQL
15 42 (1.80%) VB.NET
16 31 (1.33%) T-SQL
17 26 (1.11%) Groovy
18 25 (1.07%) VBA
19 24 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 131 (5.62%) Degree
2 57 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.51%) ISEB
5 11 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.43%) RHCE
7 9 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.34%) CCNA
9 6 (0.26%) MCSE
9 6 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.21%) HND
10 5 (0.21%) MCSA
11 4 (0.17%) HNC
11 4 (0.17%) OCP
11 4 (0.17%) OCA
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.60%) QA
2 25 (1.07%) SLA
3 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.13%) COBIT
4 3 (0.13%) WCAG
4 3 (0.13%) WAI
4 3 (0.13%) SNOMED CT
4 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.086%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 58 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 41 (1.76%) Varnish
4 24 (1.03%) Xen
5 18 (0.77%) vSphere
6 16 (0.69%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.64%) KVM
7 15 (0.64%) Squid
8 13 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.47%) Sendmail
11 10 (0.43%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.43%) NFS
12 9 (0.39%) XenServer
13 8 (0.34%) vCloud
14 7 (0.30%) Postfix
14 7 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
15 6 (0.26%) XenApp
15 6 (0.26%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 167 (7.16%) Puppet
2 126 (5.40%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (3.90%) Nagios
4 39 (1.67%) ZABBIX
5 33 (1.42%) Cacti
6 19 (0.81%) Vagrant
6 19 (0.81%) HAProxy
7 16 (0.69%) Capistrano
8 12 (0.51%) Data Guard
9 11 (0.47%) Munin
9 11 (0.47%) Foglight
10 9 (0.39%) Ansible
11 8 (0.34%) SCOM
11 8 (0.34%) StatsD
12 7 (0.30%) Zenoss
12 7 (0.30%) NSN NetAct
13 5 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.21%) Control-M
13 5 (0.21%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.13%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 407 (17.45%) Oracle
2 255 (10.93%) Zend
3 152 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 147 (6.30%) Microsoft
5 103 (4.42%) VMware
6 95 (4.07%) JBoss
7 75 (3.22%) Rackspace
8 54 (2.32%) Adobe
9 46 (1.97%) Cisco
10 38 (1.63%) HP
10 38 (1.63%) Google
11 35 (1.50%) Twitter
12 31 (1.33%) Percona
13 29 (1.24%) hybris
13 29 (1.24%) IBM
14 24 (1.03%) Citrix
15 22 (0.94%) Facebook
16 20 (0.86%) Sybase
16 20 (0.86%) NetApp
16 20 (0.86%) ServiceNow
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Rate: £220.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £475 per day excellent salary or rate
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
ARM Technology
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £0 to £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago