The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Percona, Inc.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Percona
Rank 593 570 567
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing Percona 3 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.049% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.015% 0.11% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Average daily rate £550 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £603 £425
% change year-on-year
-33.60% +41.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Percona
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Percona across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in England

Percona
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Percona across the England region.

Percona Daily Rate Trend in England

Percona
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 Percona within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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 -6 3 £550 +22.22% 1
Percona
UK

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Percona 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 Percona.

1 24 (88.89%) MySQL
2 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) Replication
3 9 (33.33%) High Availability
4 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
4 7 (25.93%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 6 (22.22%) Puppet
5 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
7 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.81%) CentOS
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
7 4 (14.81%) Information Security
7 4 (14.81%) DB2
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) JBoss
7 4 (14.81%) J2EE
7 4 (14.81%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) ETL

Percona
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Percona 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 Percona. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 3 (11.11%) Drupal
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.81%) DB2
5 4 (14.81%) MariaDB
5 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data
6 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.70%) HBase
7 1 (3.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
2 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) DBA
2 20 (74.07%) MySQL DBA
3 9 (33.33%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Database Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) MongoDB DBA
4 4 (14.81%) MySQL Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) Symfony
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) BBC
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) iDTV
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) CentOS
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (18.52%) Database Tuning
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) ETL
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) PHP
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Nagios
3 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
4 2 (7.41%) Ansible
5 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.70%) Talend