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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 42 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.34% 4.26% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.75% 12.17% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 1
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£403 £385 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +116.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
93 189 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.73% 35.00% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 116 36
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Average hourly rate £37.75 £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £17.70 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 January 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 +12 8 £403 +7.33% 1
Colchester - 1 - - 1
Harlow - - - -
Loughton - - - - 1
Canvey Island - - - -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (90.54%) Oracle
2 59 (79.73%) Java
3 55 (74.32%) SQL
3 55 (74.32%) Relational Database
4 53 (71.62%) HTML
5 51 (68.92%) PL/SQL
6 49 (66.22%) JBoss
6 49 (66.22%) Web Development
7 48 (64.86%) Spring
8 46 (62.16%) UNIX
9 45 (60.81%) Linux
10 44 (59.46%) CSS
10 44 (59.46%) JAAS
11 43 (58.11%) LDAP
12 41 (55.41%) MVC
13 40 (54.05%) Spring MVC
14 39 (52.70%) XML
14 39 (52.70%) MariaDB
15 38 (51.35%) Enterprise Software
16 36 (48.65%) Mac OS X
16 36 (48.65%) Hibernate
17 31 (41.89%) JPA
18 28 (37.84%) WebLogic
19 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
20 20 (27.03%) Struts
20 20 (27.03%) REST
21 19 (25.68%) Responsive Web Design
21 19 (25.68%) Mentoring
21 19 (25.68%) Struts2
21 19 (25.68%) Web Design

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 49 (66.22%) JBoss
2 28 (37.84%) WebLogic
3 9 (12.16%) Apache
3 9 (12.16%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.70%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) IaaS
1 1 (1.35%) PaaS
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (58.11%) LDAP
2 18 (24.32%) HTTP
3 7 (9.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (74.32%) Relational Database
2 39 (52.70%) MariaDB
3 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
4 14 (18.92%) Neo4j
5 4 (5.41%) DTS
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Front Office
2 1 (1.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (72.97%) Developer
2 49 (66.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Software Project Leader
5 6 (8.11%) Project Leader
6 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Data Centre Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Data Architect
8 1 (1.35%) DBA
8 1 (1.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.35%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (1.35%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (71.62%) HTML
2 48 (64.86%) Spring
3 44 (59.46%) CSS
3 44 (59.46%) JAAS
4 40 (54.05%) Spring MVC
5 39 (52.70%) XML
6 36 (48.65%) Hibernate
7 31 (41.89%) JPA
8 20 (27.03%) Struts
8 20 (27.03%) REST
9 19 (25.68%) Struts2
10 15 (20.27%) Web Services
11 13 (17.57%) JAX-RPC
12 12 (16.22%) JAX-RS
13 11 (14.86%) J2EE
14 8 (10.81%) Ajax
15 7 (9.46%) XSLT
16 6 (8.11%) JDBC
16 6 (8.11%) JSP
16 6 (8.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 38 (51.35%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (20.27%) Visualisation
3 8 (10.81%) Life Science
3 8 (10.81%) Biology
4 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.11%) Data Integration
5 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) Open Source
6 2 (2.70%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (62.16%) UNIX
2 45 (60.81%) Linux
3 36 (48.65%) Mac OS X
4 10 (13.51%) Solaris
5 8 (10.81%) Windows
6 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (66.22%) Web Development
2 41 (55.41%) MVC
3 19 (25.68%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (25.68%) Mentoring
3 19 (25.68%) Web Design
4 18 (24.32%) TDD
5 17 (22.97%) Configuration Management
6 13 (17.57%) Microservices
7 10 (13.51%) Bioinformatics
8 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.46%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.11%) Build Automation
11 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.70%) Validation
12 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (2.70%) OO
12 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.70%) Web Application Development
13 1 (1.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 59 (79.73%) Java
2 55 (74.32%) SQL
3 51 (68.92%) PL/SQL
4 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.57%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.86%) PHP
7 6 (8.11%) Perl
8 3 (4.05%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) R
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) ISEB
4 1 (1.35%) PMP
4 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 67 (90.54%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) BEA
3 2 (2.70%) Twitter
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) EMC
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix
4 1 (1.35%) Juniper
4 1 (1.35%) BMC
4 1 (1.35%) NetApp
4 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) Netezza