The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 10.53% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
MySQL
South East

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 Home Counties region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 21.05% 31.25% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £413 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Ant
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) JDBC
1 7 (100.00%) JSP
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL