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 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 64 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1453 1217 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.77% 2.53% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.47% 11.17% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 792 821
Average daily rate
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£363 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 36
Average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £24.00 £14.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £39.40 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
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
10790 10891 11300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.57% 22.61% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6921 6911 6565
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 180 314
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.44 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £46.90 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +19 755 £375 - 301
South East -12 200 £350 - 136
East of England +20 135 £390 +20.93% 47
South West +1 118 £375 +36.36% 49
West Midlands +21 70 £320 +18.51% 42
North West +10 59 £303 +0.83% 87
Yorkshire -34 49 £310 +3.33% 97
East Midlands -3 42 £313 +4.16% 44
North East -34 12 £250 -23.07% 15
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1361 (51.48%) PHP
2 1158 (43.80%) HTML
3 1060 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 1041 (39.37%) CSS
5 996 (37.67%) Linux
6 844 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
7 647 (24.47%) jQuery
8 639 (24.17%) Java
9 625 (23.64%) Apache
10 605 (22.88%) SQL
11 530 (20.05%) Git (software)
12 507 (19.18%) MVC
13 451 (17.06%) HTML5
14 439 (16.60%) Oracle
14 439 (16.60%) OO
14 439 (16.60%) TDD
15 426 (16.11%) UNIX
16 411 (15.54%) Web Services
17 402 (15.20%) XML
18 394 (14.90%) LAMP
19 386 (14.60%) Subversion
20 381 (14.41%) SQL Server
21 335 (12.67%) Scrum
22 325 (12.29%) Python
23 313 (11.84%) Zend
24 297 (11.23%) CSS3
25 295 (11.16%) Ajax
26 290 (10.97%) Relational Database
27 288 (10.89%) E-Commerce
28 281 (10.63%) Open Source

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 625 (23.64%) Apache
2 246 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 177 (6.69%) Drupal
4 169 (6.39%) CMS
5 103 (3.90%) WordPress
6 94 (3.56%) nginx
7 84 (3.18%) IIS
8 67 (2.53%) Confluence
9 59 (2.23%) WebLogic
10 44 (1.66%) Node.js
11 41 (1.55%) WebSphere
12 40 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
13 35 (1.32%) Apache Solr
14 32 (1.21%) Moodle
15 27 (1.02%) Joomla!
16 24 (0.91%) SharePoint
16 24 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
17 18 (0.68%) MQSeries
18 17 (0.64%) Umbraco
19 13 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 28 (1.06%) MS Office
4 26 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.26%) Fireworks
6 7 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.076%) GIMP
8 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.038%) Maya
8 1 (0.038%) InDesign
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 99 (3.74%) Magento
2 15 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.19%) Shopify
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.11%) Agresso
5 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.076%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.076%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.076%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.076%) Summit
6 2 (0.076%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.076%) LabWindows
6 2 (0.076%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.076%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.038%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 166 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
3 66 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 34 (1.29%) SaaS
4 34 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.06%) GitHub
6 12 (0.45%) Rackspace Cloud
6 12 (0.45%) Google Apps
7 11 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
7 11 (0.42%) CloudFront
7 11 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (0.34%) Route 53
10 8 (0.30%) Joyent
11 7 (0.26%) ElastiCache
11 7 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.19%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.15%) Heroku
14 3 (0.11%) PaaS
14 3 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (4.65%) HTTP
2 98 (3.71%) Internet
3 93 (3.52%) LDAP
4 86 (3.25%) DNS
5 62 (2.34%) TCP/IP
6 58 (2.19%) SSH
7 57 (2.16%) Firewall
8 40 (1.51%) LAN
9 39 (1.48%) VPN
10 38 (1.44%) SSL
11 37 (1.40%) SAN
12 30 (1.13%) WAN
13 22 (0.83%) FTP
14 20 (0.76%) SNMP
15 19 (0.72%) VoIP
15 19 (0.72%) Intranet
15 19 (0.72%) NAS
16 18 (0.68%) DHCP
17 17 (0.64%) Network Security
17 17 (0.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 290 (10.97%) Relational Database
3 239 (9.04%) MongoDB
4 230 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 220 (8.32%) NoSQL
6 98 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
7 94 (3.56%) RDBMS
8 81 (3.06%) Redis
9 76 (2.87%) Hadoop
9 76 (2.87%) Big Data
10 64 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 61 (2.31%) Oracle Database
12 52 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
13 50 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 40 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 37 (1.40%) DB2
16 36 (1.36%) MariaDB
17 30 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (1.02%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 530 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 386 (14.60%) Subversion
3 172 (6.51%) JIRA
4 166 (6.28%) Jenkins
5 141 (5.33%) PHPUnit
6 103 (3.90%) Maven
7 92 (3.48%) JUnit
8 87 (3.29%) Selenium
9 71 (2.69%) Eclipse
10 56 (2.12%) Hudson
11 55 (2.08%) Ant
12 54 (2.04%) Cucumber
13 42 (1.59%) Mercurial
14 35 (1.32%) Jasmine
15 28 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
16 25 (0.95%) Behat
17 24 (0.91%) Mockito
18 23 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 20 (0.76%) WebDriver
19 20 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 191 (7.22%) Finance
2 96 (3.63%) Marketing
3 85 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 75 (2.84%) Games
5 45 (1.70%) Retail
6 43 (1.63%) Banking
7 38 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 26 (0.98%) Advertising
9 23 (0.87%) Publishing
10 22 (0.83%) Electronics
11 15 (0.57%) Back Office
12 9 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.26%) Automotive
13 7 (0.26%) Law
14 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.19%) Billing
15 5 (0.19%) Legal
15 5 (0.19%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.19%) Front Office
16 3 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1747 (66.07%) Developer
2 670 (25.34%) PHP Developer
3 261 (9.87%) Web Developer
4 231 (8.74%) Java Developer
5 162 (6.13%) Senior Developer
6 121 (4.58%) DBA
7 116 (4.39%) Architect
8 109 (4.12%) Analyst
8 109 (4.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 108 (4.08%) Administrator
10 100 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 97 (3.67%) Drupal Developer
12 92 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
13 80 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
14 69 (2.61%) Software Engineer
15 66 (2.50%) Python Developer
15 66 (2.50%) Magento Developer
16 65 (2.46%) PHP Symfony Developer
16 65 (2.46%) Senior PHP Developer
17 61 (2.31%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1158 (43.80%) HTML
2 1041 (39.37%) CSS
3 647 (24.47%) jQuery
4 451 (17.06%) HTML5
5 411 (15.54%) Web Services
6 402 (15.20%) XML
7 394 (14.90%) LAMP
8 297 (11.23%) CSS3
9 295 (11.16%) Ajax
10 273 (10.33%) Spring
11 250 (9.46%) Symfony
12 226 (8.55%) JSON
13 200 (7.56%) REST
14 177 (6.69%) .NET
15 169 (6.39%) SOAP
16 156 (5.90%) RESTful
17 150 (5.67%) Hibernate
18 127 (4.80%) AngularJS
19 114 (4.31%) J2EE
20 113 (4.27%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 281 (10.63%) Open Source
2 105 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (3.06%) User Experience
4 77 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 70 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 67 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 62 (2.34%) Replication
8 55 (2.08%) Digital Media
9 51 (1.93%) Management Information System
10 43 (1.63%) Social Media
11 33 (1.25%) Clustering
12 32 (1.21%) Data Integration
13 31 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 31 (1.17%) E-Learning
14 25 (0.95%) W3C
15 21 (0.79%) Web 2.0
15 21 (0.79%) Data Extraction
16 19 (0.72%) Social Network
17 17 (0.64%) Wiki
17 17 (0.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 996 (37.67%) Linux
2 426 (16.11%) UNIX
3 252 (9.53%) Windows
4 168 (6.35%) CentOS
5 131 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 88 (3.33%) Debian
7 83 (3.14%) Android
7 83 (3.14%) Apple iOS
8 69 (2.61%) Ubuntu
9 47 (1.78%) Solaris
10 45 (1.70%) Mac OS X
11 34 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (0.83%) AIX
15 11 (0.42%) Fedora
16 10 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.34%) HPUX
18 7 (0.26%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 844 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (19.18%) MVC
3 439 (16.60%) TDD
3 439 (16.60%) OO
4 335 (12.67%) Scrum
5 288 (10.89%) E-Commerce
6 247 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
7 225 (8.51%) DevOps
8 222 (8.40%) Web Development
9 214 (8.09%) OOP
10 146 (5.52%) BDD
11 144 (5.45%) OO PHP
12 143 (5.41%) Software Engineering
13 122 (4.61%) Unit Testing
14 106 (4.01%) Performance Tuning
15 104 (3.93%) ETL
16 102 (3.86%) Configuration Management
17 98 (3.71%) Data Modelling
18 94 (3.56%) Responsive Web Design
19 91 (3.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1361 (51.48%) PHP
2 1060 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 639 (24.17%) Java
4 605 (22.88%) SQL
5 325 (12.29%) Python
6 273 (10.33%) Ruby
7 257 (9.72%) Perl
8 246 (9.30%) PHP5
9 176 (6.66%) C#
10 156 (5.90%) Bash Shell
11 114 (4.31%) C++
12 100 (3.78%) Shell Script
13 94 (3.56%) PL/SQL
14 73 (2.76%) C
15 59 (2.23%) Scala
16 41 (1.55%) T-SQL
17 34 (1.29%) Groovy
18 25 (0.95%) Objective-C
19 24 (0.91%) PowerShell
20 17 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 140 (5.30%) Degree
2 60 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 37 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 26 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (0.91%) CCNA
6 18 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.68%) CISSP
7 12 (0.45%) RHCE
8 10 (0.38%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.34%) MCSE
10 8 (0.30%) MCITP
11 7 (0.26%) CCSA
12 6 (0.23%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.19%) ISEB
13 5 (0.19%) CCNP
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.15%) MCSA
14 4 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.21%) QA
2 18 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.42%) SLA
3 11 (0.42%) COBIT
4 6 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.19%) SNOMED CT
5 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.11%) WCAG
6 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.076%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 63 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.13%) Varnish
3 26 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (0.72%) NFS
4 19 (0.72%) Xen
5 16 (0.61%) Postfix
5 16 (0.61%) XenServer
6 15 (0.57%) Samba
6 15 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 15 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 15 (0.57%) KVM
7 14 (0.53%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.49%) Snort
8 13 (0.49%) vSphere
9 10 (0.38%) vCloud
10 8 (0.30%) Docker
10 8 (0.30%) Sendmail
11 7 (0.26%) XenApp
12 6 (0.23%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 210 (7.94%) Puppet
2 159 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
3 100 (3.78%) Nagios
4 45 (1.70%) Cacti
5 44 (1.66%) ZABBIX
6 31 (1.17%) Salt
7 22 (0.83%) Vagrant
8 20 (0.76%) Data Guard
9 18 (0.68%) HAProxy
10 17 (0.64%) Capistrano
10 17 (0.64%) Ansible
11 15 (0.57%) Zenoss
12 12 (0.45%) YUM
13 9 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (0.23%) OpenView
14 6 (0.23%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.19%) SCOM
15 5 (0.19%) Ganglia
15 5 (0.19%) Tivoli
15 5 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 439 (16.60%) Oracle
2 313 (11.84%) Zend
3 220 (8.32%) Red Hat
4 129 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 116 (4.39%) JBoss
5 116 (4.39%) VMware
6 59 (2.23%) Rackspace
7 58 (2.19%) Google
8 53 (2.00%) hybris
9 52 (1.97%) Percona
10 48 (1.82%) Cisco
11 45 (1.70%) IBM
12 37 (1.40%) HP
13 34 (1.29%) Citrix
14 33 (1.25%) Sybase
15 32 (1.21%) Twitter
16 28 (1.06%) Adobe
17 27 (1.02%) Sitecore
18 26 (0.98%) Facebook
18 26 (0.98%) SAP
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £200 to £300 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
VIRTUATel Ltd
Rate: Rate negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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