The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 60 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.90% 1.37% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.11% 5.19% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Average daily rate £360 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.24%
MySQL
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 231 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.02% 26.28% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 132 122
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) JBoss
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) OCP
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Grails
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) Jinja
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
1 2 (18.18%) Data Validation
1 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
1 2 (18.18%) ETL
1 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (18.18%) Release Management
1 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
1 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) OCP
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) VMware