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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 32 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.12% 6.61% 2.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 26.67% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 5
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£425 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £600 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +80.00%
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
108 90 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.71% 24.79% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 61 23
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.75 £33.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.57% +34.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 2015. 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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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
Cheltenham - 9 £425 - 2
Gloucester -10 1 £475 +5.55% 1
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 23 (50.00%) HTML
2 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
5 16 (34.78%) CSS
5 16 (34.78%) DV Cleared
6 15 (32.61%) .NET
7 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 14 (30.43%) SOA
8 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 13 (28.26%) C#
9 12 (26.09%) Java
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (21.74%) Scrum
11 9 (19.57%) TDD
11 9 (19.57%) Windows
11 9 (19.57%) Puppet
12 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
12 8 (17.39%) Python
12 8 (17.39%) PHP
13 7 (15.22%) UNIX
13 7 (15.22%) DNS
13 7 (15.22%) McAfee
13 7 (15.22%) NUnit
13 7 (15.22%) MVC
13 7 (15.22%) Django
13 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
13 7 (15.22%) Progressive Enhancement

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 6 (13.04%) Drupal
1 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) MediaWiki
3 2 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Network Security
2 2 (4.35%) IPsec
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
2 2 (4.35%) OSPF
2 2 (4.35%) BGP
2 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) IPv6
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 7 (15.22%) Couchbase
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.35%) MS Access
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) NUnit
1 7 (15.22%) MSTest
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.35%) Toad
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.17%) Ant
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Python Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Security Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) CSS
3 15 (32.61%) .NET
4 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (15.22%) Django
6 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.22%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (15.22%) REST
6 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (15.22%) HTML5
7 3 (6.52%) J2EE
7 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.52%) Spring
8 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 2 (4.35%) JBoss Seam
8 2 (4.35%) JPA
8 2 (4.35%) Web Services
8 2 (4.35%) XSL
9 1 (2.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Wiki
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
1 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.35%) Debian
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) SOA
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) TDD
5 7 (15.22%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Progressive Enhancement
5 7 (15.22%) SIEM
5 7 (15.22%) BDD
5 7 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (15.22%) CQRS
6 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
6 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) Web Design
7 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.52%) UML
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) C#
3 12 (26.09%) Java
4 8 (17.39%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Delphi
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (34.78%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) CISSP
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Varnish
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Samba
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Postfix
2 2 (4.35%) XenServer
2 2 (4.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) McAfee
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) OpenText