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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 94 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 966 1018 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.09% 2.29% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.99% 10.22% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 682 620
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 33 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.25 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -38.46%
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
9669 9962 9225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.94% 22.38% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6387 6248 5756
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 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 209 219
Average hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £15.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.23 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 -4 473 £375 +5.63% 301
South East -43 155 £320 -1.53% 154
South West +5 103 £400 +37.93% 90
East of England +3 56 £381 +12.96% 47
North West -7 51 £325 - 98
Yorkshire -2 50 £305 +15.09% 70
East Midlands +8 30 £225 -25.00% 38
West Midlands -4 27 £275 -9.83% 41
North East +1 14 £300 -14.28% 11
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1245 (51.26%) PHP
2 1043 (42.94%) HTML
3 960 (39.52%) JavaScript
4 944 (38.86%) Linux
5 910 (37.46%) CSS
6 726 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
7 616 (25.36%) SQL
8 612 (25.20%) Apache
9 589 (24.25%) jQuery
10 574 (23.63%) Java
11 533 (21.94%) Git (software)
12 473 (19.47%) Oracle
13 456 (18.77%) MVC
14 444 (18.28%) HTML5
15 433 (17.83%) UNIX
16 389 (16.01%) Web Services
17 346 (14.24%) TDD
18 343 (14.12%) LAMP
19 334 (13.75%) OO
20 328 (13.50%) MongoDB
21 320 (13.17%) Subversion
22 318 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
23 307 (12.64%) Python
24 304 (12.52%) SQL Server
25 296 (12.19%) XML
26 280 (11.53%) Windows
26 280 (11.53%) Open Source
27 279 (11.49%) Relational Database
28 274 (11.28%) Ruby
29 273 (11.24%) Zend

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 612 (25.20%) Apache
2 221 (9.10%) Tomcat
3 203 (8.36%) Drupal
4 175 (7.20%) CMS
5 120 (4.94%) JBoss
5 120 (4.94%) nginx
6 107 (4.41%) WordPress
7 73 (3.01%) IIS
8 65 (2.68%) Node.js
9 53 (2.18%) WebLogic
10 52 (2.14%) Apache Solr
11 44 (1.81%) OpenStack
12 38 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
13 34 (1.40%) Confluence
14 25 (1.03%) Joomla!
15 20 (0.82%) WebSphere
16 19 (0.78%) GlassFish
17 18 (0.74%) SharePoint
18 16 (0.66%) Alfresco
19 15 (0.62%) Moodle
Applications
1 80 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 30 (1.24%) MS Office
4 19 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (0.62%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.12%) MS Project
11 2 (0.082%) SPSS
12 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 83 (3.42%) Magento
2 15 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.25%) CA Clarity
5 5 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.082%) LabWindows
6 2 (0.082%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.082%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.082%) Shopify
7 1 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.041%) RMDS
7 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.041%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.041%) Cordys
7 1 (0.041%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.041%) Agresso
7 1 (0.041%) Tridion
7 1 (0.041%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 152 (6.26%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (1.89%) Amazon S3
4 30 (1.24%) SaaS
5 28 (1.15%) PaaS
6 20 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.82%) GitHub
7 19 (0.78%) Heroku
8 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (0.54%) Route 53
10 11 (0.45%) Joyent
10 11 (0.45%) Engine Yard
11 9 (0.37%) Google Apps
12 8 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.21%) IaaS
14 5 (0.21%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.16%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
17 1 (0.041%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (4.28%) DNS
2 103 (4.24%) Internet
2 103 (4.24%) HTTP
3 94 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 78 (3.21%) LDAP
5 72 (2.96%) SSL
6 63 (2.59%) Firewall
7 32 (1.32%) VPN
8 31 (1.28%) LAN
9 29 (1.19%) DHCP
10 24 (0.99%) SAN
11 23 (0.95%) FTP
12 21 (0.86%) WAN
13 18 (0.74%) IPsec
13 18 (0.74%) VLAN
13 18 (0.74%) SSH
14 16 (0.66%) Intranet
15 15 (0.62%) VoIP
16 12 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (13.50%) MongoDB
2 304 (12.52%) SQL Server
3 279 (11.49%) Relational Database
4 254 (10.46%) PostgreSQL
5 242 (9.96%) NoSQL
6 114 (4.69%) RDBMS
7 94 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 82 (3.38%) Redis
9 74 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
10 67 (2.76%) Oracle Database
11 57 (2.35%) MariaDB
12 55 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 54 (2.22%) Hadoop
14 48 (1.98%) Big Data
15 38 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 35 (1.44%) CouchDB
17 32 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (1.07%) DB2
19 26 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 533 (21.94%) Git (software)
2 320 (13.17%) Subversion
3 194 (7.99%) Jenkins
4 150 (6.18%) PHPUnit
5 138 (5.68%) JIRA
6 104 (4.28%) Maven
7 79 (3.25%) Eclipse
8 78 (3.21%) Selenium
9 76 (3.13%) JUnit
10 57 (2.35%) Ant
11 39 (1.61%) Hudson
12 38 (1.56%) Mercurial
13 26 (1.07%) Visual Studio
14 24 (0.99%) Jasmine
15 23 (0.95%) Mockito
16 22 (0.91%) Cucumber
16 22 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
17 20 (0.82%) IntelliJ
18 19 (0.78%) JMeter
19 18 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 189 (7.78%) Finance
2 119 (4.90%) Marketing
3 59 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 58 (2.39%) Games
5 47 (1.93%) Retail
6 35 (1.44%) Banking
7 30 (1.24%) Advertising
8 25 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.95%) Publishing
10 17 (0.70%) Electronics
11 16 (0.66%) Back Office
12 8 (0.33%) Legal
13 7 (0.29%) Law
14 5 (0.21%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.21%) Automotive
15 4 (0.16%) Military
15 4 (0.16%) Local Government
15 4 (0.16%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.16%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1508 (62.08%) Developer
2 601 (24.74%) PHP Developer
3 212 (8.73%) Java Developer
4 176 (7.25%) Web Developer
5 139 (5.72%) Architect
6 133 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 117 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 97 (3.99%) Drupal Developer
9 91 (3.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 80 (3.29%) Analyst
11 78 (3.21%) DBA
12 68 (2.80%) Software Engineer
13 62 (2.55%) Administrator
14 58 (2.39%) PHP Web Developer
14 58 (2.39%) Senior PHP Developer
15 56 (2.31%) Front-End Developer
16 55 (2.26%) Technical Architect
17 53 (2.18%) Magento Developer
18 52 (2.14%) Consultant
19 44 (1.81%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1043 (42.94%) HTML
2 910 (37.46%) CSS
3 589 (24.25%) jQuery
4 444 (18.28%) HTML5
5 389 (16.01%) Web Services
6 343 (14.12%) LAMP
7 296 (12.19%) XML
8 268 (11.03%) CSS3
9 236 (9.72%) Spring
10 233 (9.59%) Ajax
11 226 (9.30%) Symfony
12 207 (8.52%) REST
13 174 (7.16%) JSON
14 154 (6.34%) RESTful
15 147 (6.05%) .NET
16 142 (5.85%) SOAP
17 138 (5.68%) J2EE
18 136 (5.60%) Laravel
19 127 (5.23%) Hibernate
20 114 (4.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 280 (11.53%) Open Source
2 100 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
4 87 (3.58%) Mobile App
5 83 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 80 (3.29%) User Experience
7 71 (2.92%) Clustering
8 49 (2.02%) Digital Media
9 36 (1.48%) Replication
10 31 (1.28%) Social Media
11 29 (1.19%) Taxonomies
11 29 (1.19%) Management Information System
12 27 (1.11%) Mathematics
13 26 (1.07%) Visualisation
14 23 (0.95%) Data Integration
14 23 (0.95%) Wiki
14 23 (0.95%) W3C
15 22 (0.91%) E-Learning
16 21 (0.86%) Data Structures
17 15 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 944 (38.86%) Linux
2 433 (17.83%) UNIX
3 280 (11.53%) Windows
4 194 (7.99%) CentOS
5 100 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 89 (3.66%) Ubuntu
7 85 (3.50%) Apple iOS
8 75 (3.09%) Android
9 62 (2.55%) Debian
10 58 (2.39%) Mac OS X
11 42 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (1.56%) Solaris
13 36 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (0.78%) Windows Phone
16 15 (0.62%) Mac OS X Server
16 15 (0.62%) Windows 7
17 14 (0.58%) Windows XP
18 13 (0.54%) AIX
19 12 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 726 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (18.77%) MVC
3 346 (14.24%) TDD
4 334 (13.75%) OO
5 318 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
6 270 (11.12%) DevOps
7 252 (10.37%) E-Commerce
8 249 (10.25%) Scrum
9 197 (8.11%) Web Development
10 168 (6.92%) Configuration Management
11 163 (6.71%) Software Engineering
12 157 (6.46%) OOP
13 125 (5.15%) BDD
14 116 (4.78%) OO PHP
15 111 (4.57%) Unit Testing
16 109 (4.49%) Automated Testing
17 93 (3.83%) Mentoring
18 90 (3.71%) Project Management
19 87 (3.58%) Responsive Web Design
20 86 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1245 (51.26%) PHP
2 960 (39.52%) JavaScript
3 616 (25.36%) SQL
4 574 (23.63%) Java
5 307 (12.64%) Python
6 274 (11.28%) Ruby
7 222 (9.14%) Perl
8 194 (7.99%) PHP5
9 159 (6.55%) Bash Shell
10 133 (5.48%) Shell Script
11 100 (4.12%) C#
12 98 (4.03%) C++
13 89 (3.66%) PL/SQL
14 48 (1.98%) Scala
15 44 (1.81%) C
16 28 (1.15%) Objective-C
17 25 (1.03%) T-SQL
18 22 (0.91%) Clojure
19 21 (0.86%) PowerShell
20 18 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 130 (5.35%) Degree
2 99 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 63 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 22 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.66%) CCNA
6 16 (0.66%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.45%) RHCE
8 10 (0.41%) ISEB
8 10 (0.41%) MCITP
9 9 (0.37%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.37%) MCSE
10 7 (0.29%) CCNP
11 6 (0.25%) MCDBA
11 6 (0.25%) CCIE
12 5 (0.21%) PhD
13 4 (0.16%) CISM
13 4 (0.16%) CCSA
13 4 (0.16%) CISSP
13 4 (0.16%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.13%) QA
2 9 (0.37%) COBIT
2 9 (0.37%) SLA
3 8 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.082%) WCAG
6 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.56%) Varnish
4 27 (1.11%) Docker
5 17 (0.70%) Xen
6 15 (0.62%) Postfix
6 15 (0.62%) NFS
7 14 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.58%) vSphere
7 14 (0.58%) Shibboleth
8 12 (0.49%) XenApp
8 12 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.45%) Firmware
10 10 (0.41%) Samba
10 10 (0.41%) vCloud
11 9 (0.37%) KVM
11 9 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.33%) Hyper-V
13 7 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 7 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 263 (10.83%) Puppet
2 227 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (4.86%) Nagios
4 50 (2.06%) Salt
5 42 (1.73%) ZABBIX
6 41 (1.69%) Cacti
7 37 (1.52%) Ansible
8 28 (1.15%) HAProxy
9 25 (1.03%) Vagrant
10 23 (0.95%) Cobbler
11 15 (0.62%) Zenoss
12 11 (0.45%) SCCM
13 10 (0.41%) collectd
13 10 (0.41%) logstash
14 9 (0.37%) Capistrano
14 9 (0.37%) Kibana
15 8 (0.33%) NetBackup
15 8 (0.33%) Data Guard
16 6 (0.25%) Ganglia
16 6 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 473 (19.47%) Oracle
2 273 (11.24%) Zend
3 204 (8.40%) Red Hat
4 168 (6.92%) Microsoft
5 138 (5.68%) VMware
6 66 (2.72%) Rackspace
7 58 (2.39%) Google
8 42 (1.73%) hybris
9 36 (1.48%) Twitter
10 35 (1.44%) HP
11 34 (1.40%) IBM
12 33 (1.36%) Cisco
13 32 (1.32%) Adobe
14 31 (1.28%) Percona
15 28 (1.15%) SAP
16 27 (1.11%) Citrix
17 25 (1.03%) Sybase
18 24 (0.99%) Business Objects
19 23 (0.95%) Facebook
19 23 (0.95%) Apple
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