The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 53 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.55% 1.79% 2.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 8.61% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £401 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.85% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £465 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -6.66%
MySQL
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 151 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.53% 20.74% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 81 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.89 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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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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
Watford +15 5 £325 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hertford - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - - 2
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (56.67%) UNIX
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Subversion
3 15 (50.00%) REST
4 14 (46.67%) SOAP
4 14 (46.67%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) Eclipse
5 13 (43.33%) MVC
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) Ant
6 12 (40.00%) XML
7 11 (36.67%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) Maven
8 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle
8 10 (33.33%) Finance
9 9 (30.00%) Apache
9 9 (30.00%) TDD
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) Spring
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum
10 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
10 8 (26.67%) PHP
11 7 (23.33%) JUnit
11 7 (23.33%) JDBC
11 7 (23.33%) IntelliJ
11 7 (23.33%) RDBMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (30.00%) Apache
2 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.67%) CMS
4 4 (13.33%) Drupal
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
5 1 (3.33%) Mule
5 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.33%) WordPress
5 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (13.33%) OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (6.67%) QlikView
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.67%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Subversion
2 14 (46.67%) Eclipse
3 12 (40.00%) Ant
4 11 (36.67%) Maven
5 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (23.33%) JUnit
6 7 (23.33%) IntelliJ
6 7 (23.33%) Mockito
7 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 5 (16.67%) Selenium
9 4 (13.33%) SoapUI
10 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
10 2 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Report Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) REST
2 14 (46.67%) SOAP
2 14 (46.67%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 12 (40.00%) XML
4 11 (36.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) Spring
6 7 (23.33%) JDBC
6 7 (23.33%) Ajax
6 7 (23.33%) JSON
7 6 (20.00%) Symfony
7 6 (20.00%) JSP
8 5 (16.67%) LAMP
9 4 (13.33%) Laravel
10 3 (10.00%) Yii
11 2 (6.67%) HTML5
11 2 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (6.67%) MDX
11 2 (6.67%) XSD
11 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) UNIX
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
2 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.67%) ETL
6 5 (16.67%) User Stories
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (6.67%) Stress Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) XPath
6 3 (10.00%) PHP5
7 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.67%) VBA
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) Progress
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica
4 2 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.67%) Cognos
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Greenplum