The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 43 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.10% 2.46% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.19% 9.18% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £368 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.24% +80.00%
MySQL
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
143 196 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.71% 26.81% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 123 39
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.20 £30.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £30.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £36.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Essex region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Southend-on-Sea +16 10 £425 -5.55% 1
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 26 (96.30%) Oracle
2 21 (77.78%) WebLogic
3 16 (59.26%) Solaris
4 14 (51.85%) UNIX
4 14 (51.85%) Java
5 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 11 (40.74%) Windows
7 10 (37.04%) Apache
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) J2EE
8 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 9 (33.33%) PHP
8 9 (33.33%) Web Services
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) BEA
8 9 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 9 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 8 (29.63%) JAXB
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
9 8 (29.63%) MariaDB
9 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
9 8 (29.63%) Mentoring

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 21 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 10 (37.04%) Apache
3 9 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (25.93%) JBoss
5 5 (18.52%) WildFly
6 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) LDAP
3 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MariaDB
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) Ingres
3 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) J2EE
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) JAXB
3 8 (29.63%) Spring
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
4 7 (25.93%) JPA
4 7 (25.93%) JAAS
4 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
5 6 (22.22%) REST
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 5 (18.52%) JMS
7 4 (14.81%) JAX-RPC
7 4 (14.81%) Struts
7 4 (14.81%) Struts2
8 1 (3.70%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
2 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Solaris
2 14 (51.85%) UNIX
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) MVC
1 8 (29.63%) Web Development
1 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Microservices
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
4 4 (14.81%) Web Design
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
4 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) BEA
3 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
3 5 (18.52%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Netezza