The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 38 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.15% 0.37% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.36% 1.45% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
88 69 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.76% 25.27% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 31
Average daily rate £330 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £410 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tonbridge - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £300 -
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (55.00%) jQuery
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) JBoss
8 7 (35.00%) Subversion
8 7 (35.00%) PrimeFaces
9 6 (30.00%) JSF
9 6 (30.00%) XML
9 6 (30.00%) PHP
9 6 (30.00%) Migration
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (20.00%) GlassFish
11 4 (20.00%) JIRA
11 4 (20.00%) Bitbucket
11 4 (20.00%) NetBeans
11 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 3 (15.00%) WordPress
12 3 (15.00%) Magento
13 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
13 2 (10.00%) Drupal
13 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (10.00%) ERP
13 2 (10.00%) CMS
13 2 (10.00%) LAMP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (35.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (15.00%) WordPress
4 2 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) Drupal
4 2 (10.00%) Joomla!
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Magento
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Sage Pay
2 1 (5.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (30.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Magento Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 7 (35.00%) PrimeFaces
5 6 (30.00%) JSF
5 6 (30.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Flash
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) Laravel
7 1 (5.00%) MDX
7 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Animation
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) ERP
2 2 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) SEO
3 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) PayPal
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) Lotus
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter