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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 83 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1242 1238 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.41% 2.51% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.76% 11.59% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 833 777
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £9.50 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.47 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
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
11540 10686 10247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.40% 21.65% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7664 6734 6396
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 163 205
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £13.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.80 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 +5 632 £378 +0.66% 277
South East -17 200 £325 - 145
East of England +8 91 £325 -13.33% 38
South West -19 89 £375 +1.69% 45
North West +4 74 £375 +27.11% 104
Yorkshire +12 71 £415 +36.06% 83
West Midlands -16 41 £240 -21.95% 41
East Midlands -13 23 £351 +20.08% 73
North East -8 22 £633 +153.00% 10
Midlands +1 1 £475 - 1
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1061 (43.82%) PHP
2 989 (40.85%) HTML
3 961 (39.69%) JavaScript
4 935 (38.62%) Linux
5 868 (35.85%) CSS
6 786 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
7 679 (28.05%) SQL
8 661 (27.30%) Java
9 489 (20.20%) Git (software)
10 466 (19.25%) jQuery
11 453 (18.71%) Oracle
12 431 (17.80%) Apache
13 415 (17.14%) Web Services
14 405 (16.73%) HTML5
15 404 (16.69%) SQL Server
16 355 (14.66%) MongoDB
17 350 (14.46%) Scrum
18 344 (14.21%) TDD
19 341 (14.09%) Python
20 334 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
21 332 (13.71%) DevOps
22 322 (13.30%) PostgreSQL
23 319 (13.18%) Puppet
24 316 (13.05%) MVC
24 316 (13.05%) Ruby
25 306 (12.64%) OO
26 304 (12.56%) UNIX
27 291 (12.02%) LAMP
28 280 (11.57%) Windows
29 276 (11.40%) Jenkins

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 431 (17.80%) Apache
2 216 (8.92%) Tomcat
3 154 (6.36%) Drupal
4 131 (5.41%) JBoss
5 121 (5.00%) WordPress
6 114 (4.71%) CMS
7 103 (4.25%) nginx
8 92 (3.80%) Node.js
9 68 (2.81%) Confluence
10 57 (2.35%) IIS
11 54 (2.23%) WebLogic
12 41 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
13 33 (1.36%) SharePoint
14 32 (1.32%) OpenStack
15 31 (1.28%) Mule ESB
16 26 (1.07%) WebSphere
17 23 (0.95%) Joomla!
18 21 (0.87%) Jetty
19 20 (0.83%) Mule
20 18 (0.74%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 74 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.91%) MS Office
4 16 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.12%) MS Project
9 2 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.083%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.083%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 94 (3.88%) Magento
2 15 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.29%) SAP HR
5 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.12%) Shopify
6 3 (0.12%) BigMachines
6 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.12%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.083%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.083%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.041%) Summit
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.041%) Agresso
8 1 (0.041%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 246 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (2.60%) GitHub
3 57 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
4 36 (1.49%) SaaS
5 30 (1.24%) Amazon S3
6 29 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (1.12%) PaaS
8 22 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.58%) Google Analytics
11 13 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.45%) Route 53
13 9 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.37%) Heroku
14 8 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (0.29%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.29%) IaaS
16 6 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 4 (0.17%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 129 (5.33%) HTTP
2 115 (4.75%) DNS
3 107 (4.42%) Internet
3 107 (4.42%) Firewall
4 102 (4.21%) TCP/IP
5 70 (2.89%) LDAP
6 66 (2.73%) SSL
7 64 (2.64%) VPN
8 37 (1.53%) SAN
9 31 (1.28%) DHCP
10 27 (1.12%) Reverse Proxy
11 23 (0.95%) Network Security
11 23 (0.95%) Intranet
12 19 (0.78%) SMTP
13 18 (0.74%) IPsec
14 15 (0.62%) WAN
15 14 (0.58%) LAN
15 14 (0.58%) SSH
15 14 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 355 (14.66%) MongoDB
3 322 (13.30%) PostgreSQL
4 247 (10.20%) Relational Database
5 164 (6.77%) NoSQL
6 106 (4.38%) RDBMS
7 102 (4.21%) Redis
8 58 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 58 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 47 (1.94%) Big Data
10 42 (1.73%) DB2
11 41 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (1.16%) Hadoop
16 25 (1.03%) MariaDB
16 25 (1.03%) Informix
17 21 (0.87%) OLTP
17 21 (0.87%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 489 (20.20%) Git (software)
2 276 (11.40%) Jenkins
3 226 (9.33%) Subversion
4 142 (5.87%) JIRA
5 99 (4.09%) Maven
6 64 (2.64%) Selenium
7 60 (2.48%) JUnit
8 58 (2.40%) PHPUnit
9 53 (2.19%) Mercurial
10 45 (1.86%) Cucumber
11 41 (1.69%) Eclipse
12 39 (1.61%) Ant
12 39 (1.61%) Grunt
13 36 (1.49%) Gerrit
14 35 (1.45%) JMeter
14 35 (1.45%) TeamCity
15 34 (1.40%) Artifactory
16 32 (1.32%) Gradle
16 32 (1.32%) Visual Studio
17 29 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 167 (6.90%) Finance
2 78 (3.22%) Retail
2 78 (3.22%) Marketing
3 75 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 39 (1.61%) Games
4 39 (1.61%) Banking
5 28 (1.16%) Publishing
6 21 (0.87%) Advertising
7 16 (0.66%) Back Office
8 13 (0.54%) Automotive
8 13 (0.54%) Legal
9 11 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.29%) Electronics
12 5 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.17%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.12%) French Language
15 2 (0.083%) Local Government
15 2 (0.083%) Billing
15 2 (0.083%) Military
Job Titles
1 1398 (57.74%) Developer
2 452 (18.67%) PHP Developer
3 219 (9.05%) Java Developer
4 157 (6.48%) Architect
5 155 (6.40%) DBA
6 149 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 134 (5.53%) Web Developer
8 121 (5.00%) Administrator
9 99 (4.09%) Senior Developer
10 78 (3.22%) MySQL DBA
11 77 (3.18%) Drupal Developer
12 73 (3.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 67 (2.77%) Magento Developer
14 62 (2.56%) Software Engineer
14 62 (2.56%) Analyst
15 60 (2.48%) Front-End Developer
16 58 (2.40%) Systems Administrator
17 55 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
18 54 (2.23%) Technical Architect
19 53 (2.19%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 989 (40.85%) HTML
2 868 (35.85%) CSS
3 466 (19.25%) jQuery
4 415 (17.14%) Web Services
5 405 (16.73%) HTML5
6 291 (12.02%) LAMP
7 255 (10.53%) CSS3
8 223 (9.21%) XML
9 208 (8.59%) Ajax
10 188 (7.77%) .NET
11 187 (7.72%) Spring
12 184 (7.60%) REST
13 173 (7.15%) Symfony
14 156 (6.44%) RESTful
15 153 (6.32%) JSON
15 153 (6.32%) AngularJS
16 149 (6.15%) SOAP
17 148 (6.11%) J2EE
18 119 (4.92%) Ruby on Rails
19 114 (4.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 90 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (3.51%) Replication
3 70 (2.89%) Clustering
3 70 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 62 (2.56%) User Experience
5 60 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 56 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 56 (2.31%) Digital Media
7 41 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 39 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 39 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (0.83%) Wiki
10 18 (0.74%) Social Media
10 18 (0.74%) W3C
11 16 (0.66%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.62%) Fixed Income
13 14 (0.58%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.54%) STB
15 12 (0.50%) iPhone
16 11 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 935 (38.62%) Linux
2 304 (12.56%) UNIX
3 280 (11.57%) Windows
4 143 (5.91%) CentOS
5 138 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 114 (4.71%) Ubuntu
7 50 (2.07%) Android
7 50 (2.07%) Apple iOS
8 43 (1.78%) Solaris
9 28 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.07%) Debian
11 21 (0.87%) Mac OS X
12 20 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (0.78%) Windows 8
14 18 (0.74%) Windows 7
15 17 (0.70%) AIX
16 16 (0.66%) SUSE
16 16 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.45%) Mac OS X Server
18 9 (0.37%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (14.46%) Scrum
3 344 (14.21%) TDD
4 334 (13.80%) Continuous Integration
5 332 (13.71%) DevOps
6 316 (13.05%) MVC
7 306 (12.64%) OO
8 235 (9.71%) Open Source
9 233 (9.62%) E-Commerce
10 225 (9.29%) Configuration Management
11 200 (8.26%) Web Development
12 160 (6.61%) OOP
13 134 (5.53%) BDD
14 131 (5.41%) Software Engineering
15 124 (5.12%) SOA
16 107 (4.42%) OO PHP
17 96 (3.97%) Unit Testing
18 89 (3.68%) SDLC
19 85 (3.51%) Mentoring
20 80 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1061 (43.82%) PHP
2 961 (39.69%) JavaScript
3 679 (28.05%) SQL
4 661 (27.30%) Java
5 341 (14.09%) Python
6 316 (13.05%) Ruby
7 226 (9.33%) Perl
8 141 (5.82%) C#
9 137 (5.66%) Bash Shell
10 113 (4.67%) PHP5
11 96 (3.97%) Shell Script
12 77 (3.18%) Scala
13 73 (3.02%) C++
14 50 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 47 (1.94%) PowerShell
16 42 (1.73%) Groovy
17 35 (1.45%) PL/SQL
18 30 (1.24%) Clojure
19 28 (1.16%) C
20 24 (0.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 162 (6.69%) Security Cleared
2 115 (4.75%) Degree
3 103 (4.25%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.45%) ISEB
6 10 (0.41%) CISSP
6 10 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.29%) CCNA
10 6 (0.25%) CCNP
11 5 (0.21%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.17%) RHCE
12 4 (0.17%) MCITP
13 3 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.12%) JNCIA
13 3 (0.12%) JNCIS
13 3 (0.12%) HND
13 3 (0.12%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.73%) QA
2 19 (0.78%) SLA
3 17 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.12%) COBIT
6 2 (0.083%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.041%) WAI
System Software
1 87 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (3.39%) Docker
3 52 (2.15%) Varnish
4 45 (1.86%) Active Directory
5 33 (1.36%) vCloud
6 27 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.74%) iptables
8 15 (0.62%) vSphere
8 15 (0.62%) NFS
9 14 (0.58%) Samba
9 14 (0.58%) Squid
9 14 (0.58%) KVM
10 11 (0.45%) XenServer
11 10 (0.41%) Postfix
12 9 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 7 (0.29%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.25%) Xen
15 6 (0.25%) HDFS
16 5 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 319 (13.18%) Puppet
2 206 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (4.54%) Ansible
4 92 (3.80%) Nagios
5 77 (3.18%) Salt
6 56 (2.31%) Vagrant
7 51 (2.11%) HAProxy
8 43 (1.78%) logstash
9 40 (1.65%) ZABBIX
10 35 (1.45%) Kibana
11 28 (1.16%) Cacti
12 25 (1.03%) Rundeck
13 22 (0.91%) Zenoss
14 21 (0.87%) Capistrano
15 19 (0.78%) NetBackup
16 18 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
17 13 (0.54%) SCCM
17 13 (0.54%) Graphite
18 11 (0.45%) SCOM
19 10 (0.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 453 (18.71%) Oracle
2 227 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 173 (7.15%) Zend
4 157 (6.48%) VMware
5 153 (6.32%) Microsoft
6 60 (2.48%) HP
7 56 (2.31%) Percona
8 54 (2.23%) Google
9 38 (1.57%) IBM
10 35 (1.45%) Splunk
11 33 (1.36%) Cisco
12 30 (1.24%) Sun
12 30 (1.24%) hybris
13 29 (1.20%) SAP
14 27 (1.12%) Sybase
15 25 (1.03%) Rackspace
16 24 (0.99%) Adobe
16 24 (0.99%) Apple
17 21 (0.87%) New Relic
18 19 (0.78%) Talend
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £600 to £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago