The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 28 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.04% 3.55% 3.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.05% 18.18% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 16
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £289 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.55% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
84 66 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.21% 19.53% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 98
Average daily rate £350 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £328 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.50 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.40% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £24.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £24.50 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MySQL
South West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -3 16 £400 +21.21% 6
Tewkesbury - - - - 12
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Cirencester - - - - 2
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (36.84%) SNMP
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) SSH
2 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
2 7 (36.84%) Drupal
2 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 6 (31.58%) Zend
3 6 (31.58%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Symfony
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) Website Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) iPad
7 1 (5.26%) Google Maps API
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (36.84%) Apache
1 7 (36.84%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SNMP
1 7 (36.84%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) PHP Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Python Developer
3 7 (36.84%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Administrator
5 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (26.32%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (26.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (26.32%) Symfony
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Google Maps API
5 1 (5.26%) EDI
5 1 (5.26%) XML Messaging
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) OO
1 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Website Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Google
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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