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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 94 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1224 1166 1291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.39% 2.31% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.88% 10.08% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 736 883
Average daily rate £413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -53.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £8.80 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £40.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+41.59% -30.24%
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
11254 11571 11426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.97% 22.89% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7687 7561 7303
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 156 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.97 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 669 £450 +15.38% 267
South East +19 175 £365 +4.28% 143
North West +14 102 £338 +2.27% 94
South West -4 78 £375 -2.59% 61
Yorkshire -17 65 £400 +8.10% 71
East of England +5 47 £400 +23.07% 43
East Midlands 0 46 £306 -18.33% 52
West Midlands -52 29 £300 - 49
North East -33 6 £538 +43.33% 11
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 876 (38.99%) PHP
2 844 (37.56%) Linux
3 841 (37.43%) HTML
4 824 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 804 (35.78%) CSS
6 779 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
7 720 (32.04%) Java
8 523 (23.28%) SQL
9 518 (23.05%) Git (software)
10 501 (22.30%) Oracle
11 438 (19.49%) Python
12 417 (18.56%) PostgreSQL
13 408 (18.16%) TDD
14 397 (17.67%) jQuery
15 390 (17.36%) HTML5
16 384 (17.09%) Apache
17 349 (15.53%) OO
18 347 (15.44%) Scrum
19 346 (15.40%) Web Services
20 337 (15.00%) LAMP
21 324 (14.42%) DevOps
22 316 (14.06%) MongoDB
23 308 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
24 306 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
24 306 (13.62%) Unix
25 305 (13.57%) SQL Server
26 295 (13.13%) MVC
27 287 (12.77%) NoSQL
28 285 (12.68%) Tomcat
29 283 (12.59%) Jenkins

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
1 384 (17.09%) Apache
2 285 (12.68%) Tomcat
3 189 (8.41%) Node.js
4 154 (6.85%) JBoss
5 124 (5.52%) nginx
6 105 (4.67%) WordPress
7 101 (4.49%) CMS
8 95 (4.23%) Drupal
9 63 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
10 52 (2.31%) Jetty
11 50 (2.23%) Confluence
12 47 (2.09%) IIS
13 46 (2.05%) OpenStack
14 41 (1.82%) WebSphere
15 35 (1.56%) Apache Solr
16 30 (1.34%) Moodle
17 26 (1.16%) WebLogic
18 25 (1.11%) SharePoint
19 24 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 22 (0.98%) GlassFish
Applications
1 60 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.02%) MS Office
4 19 (0.85%) SPSS
5 10 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.45%) Stata
6 9 (0.40%) HipChat
6 9 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.18%) InDesign
9 2 (0.089%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.089%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.089%) GIMP
9 2 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.045%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.045%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 95 (4.23%) Magento
2 16 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.40%) BigMachines
4 9 (0.40%) Eloqua
5 7 (0.31%) SAP MDM
6 6 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.089%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.089%) OpenText Process Suite
9 2 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.089%) Revive Adserver
10 1 (0.045%) FastStats
10 1 (0.045%) Odoo
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.045%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.045%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 308 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (3.52%) GitHub
3 47 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (1.82%) SaaS
5 36 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (1.60%) PaaS
6 35 (1.56%) Amazon S3
6 35 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 30 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
8 27 (1.20%) IaaS
9 18 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 16 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 15 (0.67%) Route 53
12 12 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
12 12 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
14 10 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.36%) Heroku
16 7 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 126 (5.61%) HTTP
2 98 (4.36%) TCP/IP
3 82 (3.65%) DNS
4 63 (2.80%) SAN
5 56 (2.49%) SSL
6 55 (2.45%) Firewall
7 43 (1.91%) Internet
8 42 (1.87%) Network Security
9 40 (1.78%) VPN
10 30 (1.34%) LDAP
11 25 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
11 25 (1.11%) NAS
11 25 (1.11%) SMTP
12 24 (1.07%) IPsec
13 23 (1.02%) FTP
14 21 (0.93%) DHCP
15 20 (0.89%) LAN
15 20 (0.89%) SSH
16 15 (0.67%) WAN
17 13 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (18.56%) PostgreSQL
2 316 (14.06%) MongoDB
3 305 (13.57%) SQL Server
4 287 (12.77%) NoSQL
5 237 (10.55%) Relational Database
6 116 (5.16%) Redis
7 100 (4.45%) Oracle Database
8 84 (3.74%) Big Data
9 82 (3.65%) Hadoop
10 79 (3.52%) RDBMS
11 77 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 57 (2.54%) Apache Hive
13 50 (2.23%) MariaDB
14 46 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
15 44 (1.96%) Neo4j
16 41 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 41 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 40 (1.78%) DB2
18 37 (1.65%) OLTP
19 30 (1.34%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 518 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 283 (12.59%) Jenkins
3 238 (10.59%) Subversion
4 182 (8.10%) JIRA
5 144 (6.41%) Maven
6 133 (5.92%) JUnit
7 75 (3.34%) Mockito
8 73 (3.25%) Cucumber
9 67 (2.98%) TeamCity
10 62 (2.76%) Selenium
11 55 (2.45%) PHPUnit
12 39 (1.74%) Ant
13 37 (1.65%) Vagrant
14 36 (1.60%) Grunt
15 35 (1.56%) Eclipse
16 34 (1.51%) Gradle
17 32 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 27 (1.20%) Hudson
18 27 (1.20%) Travis CI
19 26 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 180 (8.01%) Finance
2 92 (4.09%) Banking
3 78 (3.47%) Marketing
4 69 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 66 (2.94%) Retail
6 58 (2.58%) Games
7 35 (1.56%) Publishing
8 25 (1.11%) Advertising
9 22 (0.98%) Electronics
10 21 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.45%) Back Office
11 10 (0.45%) Billing
12 9 (0.40%) Legal
13 7 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.31%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.22%) Automotive
15 5 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 1342 (59.72%) Developer
2 438 (19.49%) PHP Developer
3 304 (13.53%) Java Developer
4 215 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 147 (6.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 129 (5.74%) MySQL Developer
7 121 (5.38%) Architect
8 112 (4.98%) Administrator
9 105 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
10 104 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 99 (4.41%) Web Developer
12 94 (4.18%) DBA
13 93 (4.14%) Python Developer
14 90 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
15 87 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
16 72 (3.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 72 (3.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 70 (3.12%) Analyst
18 65 (2.89%) Magento Developer
19 64 (2.85%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 841 (37.43%) HTML
2 804 (35.78%) CSS
3 397 (17.67%) jQuery
4 390 (17.36%) HTML5
5 346 (15.40%) Web Services
6 337 (15.00%) LAMP
7 277 (12.33%) CSS3
8 253 (11.26%) AngularJS
8 253 (11.26%) Spring
9 245 (10.90%) REST
10 237 (10.55%) XML
11 225 (10.01%) JSON
12 194 (8.63%) SOAP
13 191 (8.50%) RESTful
14 183 (8.14%) Ajax
15 143 (6.36%) Hibernate
16 132 (5.87%) .NET
16 132 (5.87%) J2EE
17 127 (5.65%) Symfony
18 110 (4.90%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 112 (4.98%) Computer Science
2 96 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (2.67%) User Experience
4 59 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 38 (1.69%) Replication
6 36 (1.60%) Wiki
7 35 (1.56%) Visualisation
8 32 (1.42%) Clustering
9 30 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 29 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (1.20%) Data Integration
12 25 (1.11%) Digital Media
12 25 (1.11%) Fintech
13 22 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 22 (0.98%) EMC VMAX
13 22 (0.98%) Statistics
14 21 (0.93%) Data Structures
15 19 (0.85%) Public Cloud
16 17 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 844 (37.56%) Linux
2 306 (13.62%) Unix
3 212 (9.43%) Windows
4 156 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 99 (4.41%) CentOS
6 83 (3.69%) Ubuntu
7 68 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 49 (2.18%) Solaris
9 34 (1.51%) Debian
10 29 (1.29%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.16%) Android
12 21 (0.93%) Mac OS X
13 20 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.67%) AIX
15 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.36%) SUSE
17 7 (0.31%) HPUX
17 7 (0.31%) Windows 7
18 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (18.16%) TDD
3 349 (15.53%) OO
4 347 (15.44%) Scrum
5 324 (14.42%) DevOps
6 306 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
7 295 (13.13%) MVC
8 277 (12.33%) Open Source
9 269 (11.97%) Web Development
10 228 (10.15%) E-Commerce
11 210 (9.35%) BDD
12 190 (8.46%) OOP
13 184 (8.19%) Configuration Management
14 183 (8.14%) Software Engineering
15 148 (6.59%) High Availability
16 139 (6.19%) Kanban
17 129 (5.74%) Unit Testing
18 114 (5.07%) SDLC
19 106 (4.72%) SOA
20 100 (4.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 876 (38.99%) PHP
2 824 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 720 (32.04%) Java
4 523 (23.28%) SQL
5 438 (19.49%) Python
6 254 (11.30%) Perl
7 239 (10.64%) Ruby
8 140 (6.23%) Bash Shell
9 125 (5.56%) C#
10 107 (4.76%) Scala
11 101 (4.49%) Shell Script
12 95 (4.23%) C++
13 67 (2.98%) PL/SQL
14 64 (2.85%) C
14 64 (2.85%) PHP 5
15 48 (2.14%) Go
16 32 (1.42%) PowerShell
17 29 (1.29%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.25%) Groovy
19 24 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 144 (6.41%) Degree
2 111 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (1.02%) RHCE
6 18 (0.80%) CCNP
7 16 (0.71%) CCNA
8 14 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.53%) ISEB
11 10 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.40%) OCP
12 9 (0.40%) PhD
13 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.36%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.27%) RHCA
15 5 (0.22%) Postgraduate
15 5 (0.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (2.67%) QA
2 17 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.27%) COBIT
5 5 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.18%) SLA
7 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.089%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.045%) WAI
System Software
1 134 (5.96%) Docker
2 123 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.67%) Active Directory
4 35 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 31 (1.38%) vSphere
6 27 (1.20%) GlusterFS
7 26 (1.16%) Varnish
8 23 (1.02%) Xen
9 22 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (0.93%) KVM
10 21 (0.93%) vCloud
11 18 (0.80%) Squid
12 17 (0.76%) VMware ESX
13 16 (0.71%) Samba
14 15 (0.67%) NFS
15 14 (0.62%) qmail
16 11 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (0.40%) iptables
18 8 (0.36%) Hyper-V
19 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 271 (12.06%) Puppet
2 195 (8.68%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (5.38%) Ansible
4 85 (3.78%) Nagios
5 47 (2.09%) ZABBIX
6 37 (1.65%) logstash
6 37 (1.65%) Salt
7 35 (1.56%) HAProxy
8 31 (1.38%) NetBackup
9 30 (1.34%) Red Hat Satellite
10 26 (1.16%) Cacti
11 24 (1.07%) Kibana
12 22 (0.98%) Graphite
12 22 (0.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 19 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
14 18 (0.80%) Data Guard
15 16 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
16 15 (0.67%) Capistrano
17 14 (0.62%) Ganglia
18 13 (0.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 501 (22.30%) Oracle
2 190 (8.46%) Red Hat
3 185 (8.23%) VMware
4 136 (6.05%) Microsoft
5 118 (5.25%) Zend
6 78 (3.47%) IBM
7 66 (2.94%) Google
8 52 (2.31%) HP
9 48 (2.14%) EMC
10 47 (2.09%) Cisco
11 46 (2.05%) Veritas
12 40 (1.78%) SAP
13 38 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
14 34 (1.51%) hybris
15 28 (1.25%) Tableau
16 27 (1.20%) Sybase
17 26 (1.16%) Adobe
18 25 (1.11%) Brocade
19 23 (1.02%) Sun
19 23 (1.02%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £180 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £470 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day Contract
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Flexible and Remote working
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £500 to £575 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day 6 months minimum
Posted: 2 days ago