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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 68 51 69
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 2.16% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.41% 7.98% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
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£450 £413 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +58.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +80.00%
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
213 188 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.45% 27.05% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 112 157
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £266 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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
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 May 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) OO
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 8 (44.44%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) GlassFish
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Groovy
7 5 (27.78%) JRuby
7 5 (27.78%) Java EE 5
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (27.78%) Java EE
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (27.78%) UML
7 5 (27.78%) JSP
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
7 5 (27.78%) WebLogic

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (27.78%) GlassFish
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Drupal
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Designer
3 5 (27.78%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Designer
5 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) UI Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) UX Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) Spring
3 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) JRuby
5 5 (27.78%) Java EE 5
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle ADF
5 5 (27.78%) Java EE
5 5 (27.78%) JSP
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) Ajax
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 3 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (16.67%) JAX-RS
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) OO
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 5 (27.78%) Use Case
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) PHP
5 5 (27.78%) Groovy
5 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle