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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 84 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1277 1364 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.41% 2.70% 2.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.57% 12.53% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 921 767
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.06 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.29 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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
12082 10883 10788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.78% 21.53% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8056 6886 6811
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 155 195
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £17.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -10 615 £400 +6.66% 272
South East -25 195 £300 -8.39% 124
South West -3 112 £413 +10.00% 64
East of England -11 92 £325 -13.33% 46
Yorkshire +15 91 £388 +29.16% 105
North West -18 65 £375 +22.95% 117
West Midlands -10 42 £240 -23.80% 44
East Midlands -4 41 £338 +3.84% 68
North East -12 28 £425 +70.00% 18
Midlands - 2 £500 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1084 (43.96%) PHP
2 1006 (40.79%) HTML
3 1001 (40.59%) JavaScript
4 972 (39.42%) Linux
5 880 (35.69%) CSS
6 814 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
7 730 (29.60%) SQL
8 712 (28.87%) Java
9 522 (21.17%) Git (software)
10 509 (20.64%) jQuery
11 472 (19.14%) Oracle
12 453 (18.37%) Apache
13 405 (16.42%) HTML5
14 401 (16.26%) SQL Server
15 399 (16.18%) Web Services
16 382 (15.49%) TDD
17 357 (14.48%) Python
18 356 (14.44%) PostgreSQL
19 352 (14.27%) MongoDB
20 348 (14.11%) Scrum
21 339 (13.75%) UNIX
22 331 (13.42%) OO
23 321 (13.02%) DevOps
24 318 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
25 311 (12.61%) Ruby
26 309 (12.53%) MVC
27 302 (12.25%) Jenkins
28 297 (12.04%) Puppet
29 281 (11.39%) Windows
30 279 (11.31%) LAMP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 453 (18.37%) Apache
2 241 (9.77%) Tomcat
3 176 (7.14%) Drupal
4 142 (5.76%) JBoss
5 125 (5.07%) Node.js
6 124 (5.03%) CMS
7 120 (4.87%) WordPress
8 109 (4.42%) nginx
9 78 (3.16%) Confluence
10 62 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
11 58 (2.35%) IIS
12 37 (1.50%) WebLogic
13 35 (1.42%) SharePoint
14 34 (1.38%) Mule ESB
15 31 (1.26%) Joomla!
16 29 (1.18%) Jetty
17 25 (1.01%) WebSphere
17 25 (1.01%) OpenStack
18 22 (0.89%) Mule
19 18 (0.73%) GlassFish
Applications
1 69 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.89%) MS Office
4 14 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.081%) MS Project
8 2 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.081%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.081%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.041%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 99 (4.01%) Magento
2 17 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 9 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.28%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.12%) Shopify
8 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.12%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.081%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.081%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.041%) Summit
10 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.041%) Agresso
10 1 (0.041%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 259 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (2.51%) GitHub
3 51 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (1.66%) SaaS
5 32 (1.30%) PaaS
5 32 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (1.22%) Amazon S3
7 29 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.57%) Google Analytics
9 14 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (0.41%) Route 53
11 9 (0.36%) IaaS
11 9 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 9 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.24%) Boomi
14 4 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 124 (5.03%) HTTP
2 108 (4.38%) Internet
3 107 (4.34%) DNS
4 102 (4.14%) Firewall
5 95 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 65 (2.64%) VPN
7 59 (2.39%) SSL
8 58 (2.35%) LDAP
9 41 (1.66%) SAN
10 35 (1.42%) DHCP
11 28 (1.14%) SMTP
12 22 (0.89%) SSH
12 22 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
13 19 (0.77%) Network Security
14 17 (0.69%) IPsec
14 17 (0.69%) Intranet
15 15 (0.61%) DMZ
16 14 (0.57%) WAN
16 14 (0.57%) NAS
17 12 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 356 (14.44%) PostgreSQL
3 352 (14.27%) MongoDB
4 243 (9.85%) Relational Database
5 162 (6.57%) NoSQL
6 110 (4.46%) Redis
7 104 (4.22%) RDBMS
8 72 (2.92%) Oracle Database
9 60 (2.43%) Big Data
10 56 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 50 (2.03%) DB2
12 44 (1.78%) Hadoop
13 38 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (0.85%) Informix
18 20 (0.81%) OLTP
19 19 (0.77%) CouchDB
20 18 (0.73%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 522 (21.17%) Git (software)
2 302 (12.25%) Jenkins
3 246 (9.98%) Subversion
4 169 (6.85%) JIRA
5 106 (4.30%) Maven
6 75 (3.04%) Selenium
7 68 (2.76%) PHPUnit
8 63 (2.55%) JUnit
9 57 (2.31%) Mercurial
10 45 (1.82%) Cucumber
11 41 (1.66%) Eclipse
11 41 (1.66%) JMeter
12 40 (1.62%) TeamCity
12 40 (1.62%) Gerrit
13 37 (1.50%) Artifactory
13 37 (1.50%) Ant
14 36 (1.46%) Grunt
15 35 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 34 (1.38%) Visual Studio
16 34 (1.38%) Gradle
General
1 189 (7.66%) Finance
2 85 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 79 (3.20%) Marketing
4 77 (3.12%) Retail
5 54 (2.19%) Banking
6 33 (1.34%) Games
7 21 (0.85%) Publishing
8 16 (0.65%) Advertising
8 16 (0.65%) Automotive
9 15 (0.61%) Legal
10 14 (0.57%) Back Office
11 13 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.45%) Electronics
13 5 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.081%) Military
15 2 (0.081%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.081%) Local Government
15 2 (0.081%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1450 (58.80%) Developer
2 465 (18.86%) PHP Developer
3 234 (9.49%) Java Developer
4 171 (6.93%) DBA
5 158 (6.41%) Architect
6 144 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 143 (5.80%) Web Developer
8 127 (5.15%) Administrator
9 113 (4.58%) Senior Developer
10 85 (3.45%) Drupal Developer
11 82 (3.33%) MySQL DBA
11 82 (3.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 64 (2.60%) Magento Developer
13 59 (2.39%) Analyst
14 58 (2.35%) Technical Architect
14 58 (2.35%) Systems Administrator
15 52 (2.11%) Software Engineer
16 51 (2.07%) Linux Engineer
16 51 (2.07%) Full Stack Developer
17 49 (1.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1006 (40.79%) HTML
2 880 (35.69%) CSS
3 509 (20.64%) jQuery
4 405 (16.42%) HTML5
5 399 (16.18%) Web Services
6 279 (11.31%) LAMP
7 244 (9.89%) CSS3
8 241 (9.77%) XML
9 208 (8.43%) Ajax
10 191 (7.75%) Spring
11 178 (7.22%) .NET
12 174 (7.06%) RESTful
13 170 (6.89%) Symfony
14 169 (6.85%) REST
15 166 (6.73%) AngularJS
16 160 (6.49%) J2EE
16 160 (6.49%) JSON
17 143 (5.80%) SOAP
18 116 (4.70%) Ruby on Rails
18 116 (4.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 94 (3.81%) Replication
2 93 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 63 (2.55%) User Experience
5 60 (2.43%) Clustering
6 58 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 50 (2.03%) Digital Media
8 46 (1.87%) Data Centre
9 44 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 29 (1.18%) Visualisation
12 21 (0.85%) Social Media
13 18 (0.73%) W3C
13 18 (0.73%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.65%) Fixed Income
15 15 (0.61%) Wiki
16 14 (0.57%) DTV
16 14 (0.57%) Algorithms
16 14 (0.57%) Public Cloud
17 12 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 972 (39.42%) Linux
2 339 (13.75%) UNIX
3 281 (11.39%) Windows
4 158 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 127 (5.15%) CentOS
6 104 (4.22%) Ubuntu
7 53 (2.15%) Solaris
8 47 (1.91%) Apple iOS
9 42 (1.70%) Android
10 30 (1.22%) AIX
11 29 (1.18%) Mac OS X
12 28 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (0.85%) Debian
14 19 (0.77%) SUSE
15 18 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (0.57%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.53%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.41%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.41%) Fedora
18 10 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (15.49%) TDD
3 348 (14.11%) Scrum
4 331 (13.42%) OO
5 321 (13.02%) DevOps
6 318 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 309 (12.53%) MVC
8 244 (9.89%) E-Commerce
9 236 (9.57%) Open Source
10 218 (8.84%) Configuration Management
11 196 (7.95%) Web Development
12 153 (6.20%) OOP
13 148 (6.00%) BDD
14 126 (5.11%) SOA
15 124 (5.03%) Software Engineering
16 123 (4.99%) OO PHP
17 114 (4.62%) Unit Testing
18 94 (3.81%) SDLC
19 81 (3.28%) Mentoring
20 79 (3.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1084 (43.96%) PHP
2 1001 (40.59%) JavaScript
3 730 (29.60%) SQL
4 712 (28.87%) Java
5 357 (14.48%) Python
6 311 (12.61%) Ruby
7 228 (9.25%) Perl
8 137 (5.56%) C#
9 124 (5.03%) Bash Shell
10 114 (4.62%) Shell Script
11 105 (4.26%) PHP5
12 90 (3.65%) C++
13 87 (3.53%) Scala
14 57 (2.31%) PowerShell
15 50 (2.03%) T-SQL
16 42 (1.70%) Groovy
17 39 (1.58%) PL/SQL
18 34 (1.38%) C
19 26 (1.05%) Clojure
20 25 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 181 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 136 (5.52%) Degree
3 122 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.45%) ISEB
6 10 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.28%) CISSP
9 7 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.28%) CCNA
10 6 (0.24%) RHCE
10 6 (0.24%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.20%) HND
11 5 (0.20%) PhD
11 5 (0.20%) CCNP
12 4 (0.16%) OCP
12 4 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.12%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (2.55%) QA
2 22 (0.89%) SLA
3 19 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.24%) COBIT
6 2 (0.081%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.081%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.041%) WAI
System Software
1 98 (3.97%) Docker
2 90 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (2.39%) Varnish
4 49 (1.99%) Active Directory
5 39 (1.58%) vCloud
6 31 (1.26%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.77%) Squid
8 17 (0.69%) NFS
8 17 (0.69%) vSphere
8 17 (0.69%) KVM
9 14 (0.57%) iptables
10 13 (0.53%) VirtualBox
11 10 (0.41%) Samba
12 9 (0.36%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 8 (0.32%) XenServer
13 8 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 297 (12.04%) Puppet
2 197 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
3 127 (5.15%) Ansible
4 93 (3.77%) Nagios
5 69 (2.80%) Salt
5 69 (2.80%) Vagrant
6 55 (2.23%) logstash
7 53 (2.15%) HAProxy
8 39 (1.58%) ZABBIX
9 38 (1.54%) Kibana
10 29 (1.18%) Cacti
11 28 (1.14%) Rundeck
12 24 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
13 23 (0.93%) Capistrano
14 21 (0.85%) Zenoss
15 18 (0.73%) NetBackup
16 15 (0.61%) Graphite
17 13 (0.53%) yum
17 13 (0.53%) SCCM
17 13 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 472 (19.14%) Oracle
2 243 (9.85%) Red Hat
3 158 (6.41%) Zend
4 156 (6.33%) VMware
5 135 (5.47%) Microsoft
6 68 (2.76%) HP
7 61 (2.47%) Google
8 56 (2.27%) Percona
9 43 (1.74%) IBM
10 42 (1.70%) Sybase
11 38 (1.54%) Sun
11 38 (1.54%) hybris
12 35 (1.42%) Splunk
13 33 (1.34%) SAP
14 32 (1.30%) Cisco
15 29 (1.18%) SaltStack
16 25 (1.01%) Rackspace
17 23 (0.93%) Adobe
18 22 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
18 22 (0.89%) New Relic
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