The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 17 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 Lancashire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 36 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.07% 0.46% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.81% 2.04% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate £406 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £290
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -
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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 49 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.48% 22.69% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 54
Average daily rate £275 £322 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.59% +21.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £496 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £130.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Burnley - 10 £406 -
Preston - 7 £413 - 3
Blackburn +1 4 - -
Chorley - - - - 1
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Ormskirk - - - -
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 14 (73.68%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Hibernate
2 13 (68.42%) Spring
2 13 (68.42%) Scala
3 9 (47.37%) BDD
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) J2EE
3 9 (47.37%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (47.37%) JBoss
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) Ajax
5 6 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (31.58%) QA
5 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) CSS3
5 6 (31.58%) Big Data
5 6 (31.58%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (31.58%) Escenic
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) CMS
5 6 (31.58%) LAMP
5 6 (31.58%) JSF
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) MQSeries
1 6 (31.58%) CMS
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
1 6 (31.58%) Escenic
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Mockito
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Programmer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Java Programmer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Developer Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Hibernate
1 13 (68.42%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Ajax
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) CSS3
4 6 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (31.58%) JSF
4 6 (31.58%) EJB
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) Struts
4 6 (31.58%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Java RMI
4 6 (31.58%) LAMP
5 4 (21.05%) JMS
5 4 (21.05%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (21.05%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (47.37%) Scrum
1 9 (47.37%) TDD
1 9 (47.37%) BDD
2 6 (31.58%) RUP
2 6 (31.58%) UML
2 6 (31.58%) OOP
2 6 (31.58%) OOD
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) SEO
4 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Scala
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) JBoss
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Zend
3 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
Preston
Computer Futures
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