The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Leeds 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 65 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 71 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.25% 7.83% 9.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.68% 24.65% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 57 76
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £125 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +113.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +52.94%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
229 288 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.04% 31.75% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 168 243
Average daily rate £313 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Average hourly rate £14.75 £38.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.68% +126.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.75 £26.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 50 (60.98%) PHP
2 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (35.37%) HTML
4 28 (34.15%) CSS
4 28 (34.15%) Zend
5 26 (31.71%) MVC
6 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
6 20 (24.39%) Symfony
7 18 (21.95%) Linux
8 17 (20.73%) Windows
9 16 (19.51%) jQuery
9 16 (19.51%) Oracle
10 15 (18.29%) Java
10 15 (18.29%) Magento
11 14 (17.07%) SQL
11 14 (17.07%) OO
11 14 (17.07%) E-Commerce
12 13 (15.85%) Drupal
12 13 (15.85%) PHP5
12 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
12 13 (15.85%) HTML5
13 12 (14.63%) CSS3
13 12 (14.63%) Apache
13 12 (14.63%) OOP
13 12 (14.63%) XML
13 12 (14.63%) LAMP
14 11 (13.41%) Web Services
14 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
14 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
14 11 (13.41%) CodeIgniter

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (15.85%) Drupal
2 12 (14.63%) Apache
3 8 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.76%) Lync
4 6 (7.32%) WordPress
5 5 (6.10%) Moodle
5 5 (6.10%) SugarCRM
5 5 (6.10%) CMS
5 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.22%) Node.js
7 1 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
1 9 (10.98%) Firewall
2 8 (9.76%) Wireless
2 8 (9.76%) IPsec
2 8 (9.76%) VPN
2 8 (9.76%) MPLS
3 5 (6.10%) Internet
4 2 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) SSH
5 1 (1.22%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 5 (6.10%) Selenium
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) Behat
3 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.22%) JMeter
4 1 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (1.22%) Finance
1 1 (1.22%) Games
1 1 (1.22%) Retail
1 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) PHP Developer
3 25 (30.49%) Web Developer
4 17 (20.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 9 (10.98%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.10%) DBA
7 5 (6.10%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Magento Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Administrator
9 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) HTML
2 28 (34.15%) CSS
3 20 (24.39%) Symfony
4 16 (19.51%) jQuery
5 13 (15.85%) HTML5
6 12 (14.63%) CSS3
6 12 (14.63%) XML
6 12 (14.63%) LAMP
7 11 (13.41%) Web Services
7 11 (13.41%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (10.98%) SOAP
9 8 (9.76%) XMPP
10 7 (8.54%) JSON
11 6 (7.32%) Zend Framework
12 5 (6.10%) .NET
13 4 (4.88%) J2EE
13 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.88%) Sass
14 3 (3.66%) Spring
14 3 (3.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Open Source
2 3 (3.66%) Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Replication
3 2 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (1.22%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) Social Media
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Linux
2 17 (20.73%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) UNIX
4 5 (6.10%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.44%) Solaris
5 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Debian
6 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) MVC
2 14 (17.07%) OO
2 14 (17.07%) E-Commerce
3 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.63%) OOP
5 10 (12.20%) TDD
5 10 (12.20%) Web Development
6 9 (10.98%) Data Management
7 8 (9.76%) Master Data Management
7 8 (9.76%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.10%) CMMI
9 5 (6.10%) Scrum
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL
9 5 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.10%) BDD
10 4 (4.88%) Service Management
10 4 (4.88%) SEO
10 4 (4.88%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.98%) PHP
2 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.29%) Java
4 14 (17.07%) SQL
5 13 (15.85%) PHP5
6 9 (10.98%) C++
7 8 (9.76%) C#
8 6 (7.32%) Ruby
9 5 (6.10%) C
10 4 (4.88%) Python
11 3 (3.66%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.44%) Perl
13 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) COBIT
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Xen
1 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
1 8 (9.76%) vSphere
1 8 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.44%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCOM
2 2 (2.44%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.44%) SCCM
2 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.22%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Zend
2 16 (19.51%) Oracle
3 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.20%) NetApp
5 9 (10.98%) HP
6 8 (9.76%) EMC
6 8 (9.76%) Cisco
6 8 (9.76%) VMware
7 7 (8.54%) IBM
8 5 (6.10%) Adobe
9 3 (3.66%) Citrix
9 3 (3.66%) FatWire
9 3 (3.66%) Google
9 3 (3.66%) JBoss
9 3 (3.66%) Percona
9 3 (3.66%) Facebook
9 3 (3.66%) Twitter
10 2 (2.44%) Perforce
10 2 (2.44%) Sun
11 1 (1.22%) Sybase