The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 48 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 42 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.73% 4.00% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.96% 15.98% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 14
Average daily rate
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£394 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £274 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+149.42% -3.33%
MySQL
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
324 244 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.77% 25.05% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 170 95
Average daily rate £363 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.85% +29.62%
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 Leeds

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 37 (46.25%) PHP
2 34 (42.50%) Linux
3 31 (38.75%) Ruby
4 29 (36.25%) Apache
5 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
6 26 (32.50%) Configuration Management
7 25 (31.25%) HTML
7 25 (31.25%) MongoDB
8 24 (30.00%) DevOps
9 23 (28.75%) CSS
10 22 (27.50%) Python
11 21 (26.25%) NoSQL
11 21 (26.25%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (26.25%) Bash Shell
12 20 (25.00%) Puppet
12 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 20 (25.00%) Oracle
13 18 (22.50%) Java
14 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 16 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
15 15 (18.75%) TDD
16 14 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (17.50%) MVC
16 14 (17.50%) SQL
17 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
17 13 (16.25%) CSS3
17 13 (16.25%) Web Services
18 12 (15.00%) RDBMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 29 (36.25%) Apache
2 11 (13.75%) OpenStack
3 7 (8.75%) Node.js
3 7 (8.75%) CMS
4 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.25%) nginx
5 3 (3.75%) Kentico
6 2 (2.50%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.50%) ArcSDE
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.25%) Drupal
7 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.25%) WordPress
7 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Project
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.25%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.50%) SaaS
4 5 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.25%) Route 53
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.50%) DNS
2 6 (7.50%) SSL
3 4 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 21 (26.25%) NoSQL
3 14 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
5 12 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 10 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.25%) RavenDB
7 5 (6.25%) Redis
7 5 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (3.75%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.75%) SimpleDB
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.25%) DB2
9 1 (1.25%) OLAP
9 1 (1.25%) Informix
9 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.25%) OLTP
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) Subversion
3 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.00%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.75%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.75%) LLBLGen Pro
5 3 (3.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.50%) Grunt
6 2 (2.50%) Bower
7 1 (1.25%) Maven
7 1 (1.25%) JIRA
7 1 (1.25%) Ant
7 1 (1.25%) JUnit
7 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (12.50%) Architect
5 10 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Digital Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Technical Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) HTML
2 23 (28.75%) CSS
3 13 (16.25%) Web Services
3 13 (16.25%) CSS3
4 12 (15.00%) jQuery
5 11 (13.75%) .NET
5 11 (13.75%) LAMP
5 11 (13.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
6 9 (11.25%) Django
6 9 (11.25%) Play Framework
6 9 (11.25%) Doctrine
7 7 (8.75%) HTML5
8 6 (7.50%) XML
8 6 (7.50%) JSON
8 6 (7.50%) WCF
8 6 (7.50%) Symfony
9 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
11 3 (3.75%) JFace
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.00%) Open Source
2 4 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.00%) User Experience
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.75%) iPhone
3 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.75%) Chemistry
3 3 (3.75%) Life Science
4 2 (2.50%) Wiki
4 2 (2.50%) GIS
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
3 6 (7.50%) UNIX
4 4 (5.00%) Android
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 24 (30.00%) DevOps
4 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (18.75%) TDD
6 14 (17.50%) MVC
7 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.75%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) Software Architecture
9 9 (11.25%) OOP
10 6 (7.50%) User Stories
11 5 (6.25%) BDD
11 5 (6.25%) Kanban
11 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.25%) OO
11 5 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.00%) Web Development
12 4 (5.00%) Security Testing
12 4 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) PHP
2 31 (38.75%) Ruby
3 26 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 22 (27.50%) Python
5 21 (26.25%) Bash Shell
6 18 (22.50%) Java
7 14 (17.50%) SQL
8 9 (11.25%) Scala
9 7 (8.75%) C#
9 7 (8.75%) C++
10 4 (5.00%) Perl
10 4 (5.00%) PHP5
11 3 (3.75%) Groovy
11 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) VCP4
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) CCNP
3 1 (1.25%) CCNA
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) COBIT
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) Puppet
1 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 4 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.75%) Salt
4 3 (3.75%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.75%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.25%) Nagios
5 1 (1.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Rackspace
3 10 (12.50%) Zend
4 5 (6.25%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.75%) Sencha
6 3 (3.75%) Appcelerator
6 3 (3.75%) Percona
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco
8 1 (1.25%) IBM
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.25%) hybris
8 1 (1.25%) F5
8 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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