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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 38 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 35 16 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.22% 3.00% 4.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.42% 16.33% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 20
Average daily rate
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£391 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £335 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £354 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
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
227 98 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.38% 18.35% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 60 123
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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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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
Rickmansworth - 3 £331 - 1
Watford -6 2 £388 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -10 2 £383 +27.50% 1
Stevenage - 1 £250 -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Royston - - - -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 29 (58.00%) HTML
2 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (56.00%) UNIX
3 27 (54.00%) SQL
4 26 (52.00%) CSS
5 25 (50.00%) Java
5 25 (50.00%) Subversion
6 23 (46.00%) SOAP
6 23 (46.00%) Web Services
6 23 (46.00%) XML
7 22 (44.00%) Linux
7 22 (44.00%) REST
8 20 (40.00%) Eclipse
8 20 (40.00%) Ant
8 20 (40.00%) Finance
9 19 (38.00%) MVC
9 19 (38.00%) Maven
10 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (36.00%) JSON
11 17 (34.00%) Scrum
11 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
12 16 (32.00%) Spring
13 15 (30.00%) JUnit
13 15 (30.00%) Oracle
13 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
14 14 (28.00%) Apache
14 14 (28.00%) Ajax
14 14 (28.00%) CMS
15 13 (26.00%) PHP
16 12 (24.00%) RDBMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (28.00%) CMS
2 14 (28.00%) Apache
3 7 (14.00%) WordPress
4 5 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (8.00%) Drupal
6 3 (6.00%) Joomla!
6 3 (6.00%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.00%) Node.js
7 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (4.00%) lighttpd
8 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) VRRP
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.00%) OLAP
4 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (8.00%) OLTP
5 4 (8.00%) MS Access
5 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (8.00%) DataStage
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (8.00%) Data Mart
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (50.00%) Subversion
2 20 (40.00%) Ant
2 20 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 19 (38.00%) Maven
4 15 (30.00%) JUnit
4 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (22.00%) Mockito
5 11 (22.00%) IntelliJ
6 9 (18.00%) Selenium
7 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 5 (10.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.00%) JMeter
8 3 (6.00%) Log4j
9 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.00%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Tester
6 4 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Magento Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.00%) QlikView Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) HTML
2 26 (52.00%) CSS
3 23 (46.00%) Web Services
3 23 (46.00%) XML
3 23 (46.00%) SOAP
4 22 (44.00%) REST
5 18 (36.00%) JSON
6 16 (32.00%) Spring
7 14 (28.00%) Ajax
8 11 (22.00%) jQuery
8 11 (22.00%) JDBC
9 10 (20.00%) JSP
10 6 (12.00%) XSLT
10 6 (12.00%) HTML5
11 4 (8.00%) CSS3
11 4 (8.00%) Symfony
11 4 (8.00%) .NET
11 4 (8.00%) J2EE
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.00%) Web 2.0
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.00%) W3C
6 1 (2.00%) RIA
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) UNIX
2 22 (44.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) HPUX
4 3 (6.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) MVC
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.00%) Scrum
4 11 (22.00%) TDD
4 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
4 11 (22.00%) BDD
5 8 (16.00%) Performance Testing
5 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.00%) Content Management
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
7 6 (12.00%) ETL
7 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.00%) User Stories
8 5 (10.00%) OO
8 5 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.00%) CRM
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (54.00%) SQL
3 25 (50.00%) Java
4 13 (26.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) XPath
6 5 (10.00%) PHP5
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.00%) VBA
8 2 (4.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
1 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (8.00%) SAP
4 4 (8.00%) Cognos
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) Informatica
4 4 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (8.00%) Teradata
4 4 (8.00%) Zend
5 3 (6.00%) Sun
5 3 (6.00%) Interwoven
6 2 (4.00%) Progress
7 1 (2.00%) Facebook
7 1 (2.00%) Twitter
7 1 (2.00%) CyberSource
7 1 (2.00%) DataCash
7 1 (2.00%) Google
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