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 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 58 38 65
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.92% 3.90% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.68% 12.43% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
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£425 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -26.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
190 185 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.07% 31.41% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 98 130
Average daily rate £383 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £404 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.87 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -55.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £10.93 £15.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £18.43 £39.50
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 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 January 2015.

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 January 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 16 (59.26%) MongoDB
4 16 (59.26%) NoSQL
4 16 (59.26%) Ruby
4 16 (59.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (59.26%) Django
5 15 (55.56%) Scala
6 13 (48.15%) TDD
6 13 (48.15%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) Software Architecture
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) OO
9 9 (33.33%) Kanban
9 9 (33.33%) jQuery
9 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 8 (29.63%) Play Framework
10 8 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (29.63%) User Experience
10 8 (29.63%) Line Management
10 8 (29.63%) Spring
10 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
10 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (29.63%) Oracle
11 7 (25.93%) HTML
11 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
11 7 (25.93%) REST

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (14.81%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Drupal
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) MongoDB
1 16 (59.26%) NoSQL
2 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (29.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
3 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Architect
1 16 (59.26%) Technical Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Digital Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Architect
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Designer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Digital Architect
6 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Designer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Ruby on Rails
1 16 (59.26%) Django
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) Play Framework
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) REST
6 5 (18.52%) CSS3
6 5 (18.52%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) JSP
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (14.81%) Java EE
7 4 (14.81%) Java EE 5
7 4 (14.81%) JRuby
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) Spring Security
7 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) Software Architecture
5 10 (37.04%) OO
6 9 (33.33%) Kanban
7 8 (29.63%) Line Management
8 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
8 7 (25.93%) Product Management
8 7 (25.93%) User Stories
9 4 (14.81%) OOD
9 4 (14.81%) SOA
9 4 (14.81%) UML
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Use Case
9 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
10 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) Ruby
3 15 (55.56%) Scala
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Jython
5 4 (14.81%) Groovy
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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