The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 42 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.09% 6.69% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.62% 26.56% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 1
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£300 £200 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
MySQL
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
116 64 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.27% 25.20% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 50
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Gloucester -16 2 £295 +47.50% 1
Cheltenham -15 1 - - 1
Cirencester - - - -
Lydney - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - - 1
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Perl
2 15 (48.39%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) PHP
3 14 (45.16%) Open Source
4 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
4 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (41.94%) OO
4 13 (41.94%) Apache
4 13 (41.94%) SNMP
4 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (41.94%) SSH
4 13 (41.94%) Problem Management
5 12 (38.71%) DevOps
6 10 (32.26%) CSS
6 10 (32.26%) HTML
7 9 (29.03%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) Zend
8 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.68%) Ajax
9 3 (9.68%) Service Management
9 3 (9.68%) Java
9 3 (9.68%) C++
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
9 3 (9.68%) Drupal
9 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
10 2 (6.45%) Website Architecture
10 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
10 2 (6.45%) ITIL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (41.94%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) SNMP
1 13 (41.94%) SSH
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) PHP Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Python Developer
3 12 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Excel VBA Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Excel Developer
7 1 (3.23%) VBA Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) CSS
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) Ajax
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) Drools
4 2 (6.45%) Zend Framework
4 2 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (6.45%) Symfony
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.23%) LAMP
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Open Source
2 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) OO
1 13 (41.94%) Problem Management
2 12 (38.71%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Website Architecture
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) Information Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Perl
1 15 (48.39%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) PHP
3 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Zend
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle