The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Essex region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 41 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.59% 2.37% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.93% 10.78% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
Average daily rate
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£460 £313 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.20% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £205 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £501 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+83.33% +41.17%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
109 102 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.76% 21.98% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 50
Average daily rate £375 £316 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +5.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 26
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £22.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
East of England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
(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
Colchester - 1 £213 -
Harlow - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 24 (77.42%) HTML
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 23 (74.19%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 22 (70.97%) UNIX
4 21 (67.74%) Web Development
5 20 (64.52%) Linux
5 20 (64.52%) PL/SQL
6 19 (61.29%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
7 18 (58.06%) Mac OS X
8 17 (54.84%) JBoss
9 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
9 16 (51.61%) Spring
10 15 (48.39%) TDD
10 15 (48.39%) JPA
11 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
12 13 (41.94%) LDAP
13 12 (38.71%) JAAS
14 11 (35.48%) JAX-RPC
14 11 (35.48%) MVC
14 11 (35.48%) Web Services
15 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
15 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
15 10 (32.26%) MariaDB
15 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
16 9 (29.03%) XML
17 8 (25.81%) Struts
17 8 (25.81%) Struts2

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) WordPress
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) LDAP
2 6 (19.35%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
2 10 (32.26%) MariaDB
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) XDoclet
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) DBA
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
3 16 (51.61%) Spring
4 15 (48.39%) JPA
5 12 (38.71%) JAAS
6 11 (35.48%) JAX-RPC
6 11 (35.48%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
8 9 (29.03%) XML
9 8 (25.81%) Struts
9 8 (25.81%) Struts2
10 6 (19.35%) REST
11 3 (9.68%) EJB
11 3 (9.68%) J2EE
12 1 (3.23%) jQuery
12 1 (3.23%) jBPM
12 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
12 1 (3.23%) HTML5
12 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) STB
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) UNIX
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Mac OS X
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Web Development
2 15 (48.39%) TDD
3 11 (35.48%) MVC
4 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
5 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Web Design
7 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.45%) Data Virtualisation
10 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
10 1 (3.23%) Stress Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 23 (74.19%) Java
3 20 (64.52%) PL/SQL
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Foglight
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 17 (54.84%) JBoss
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Netezza
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Actuate
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos