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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 69 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 1.74% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 6.06% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Average daily rate
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£333 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £360 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +60.91%
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
215 198 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.83% 28.70% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 91 98
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) PHP
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) Web Development
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 6 (30.00%) Zend
6 5 (25.00%) Zend Framework
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (25.00%) CMS
6 5 (25.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 5 (25.00%) AIX
6 5 (25.00%) Solaris
6 5 (25.00%) RSpec
6 5 (25.00%) Capistrano
6 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 5 (25.00%) Ember.js
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Java

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) RSpec
1 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 5 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (10.00%) JRuby
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE 5
6 2 (10.00%) JSP
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
2 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) UML
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) PHP
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Jython
6 2 (10.00%) Groovy
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Zend
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Twitter
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase