The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 24 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 8 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.21% 5.94% 4.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.00% 20.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 10
Average daily rate
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£193 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.83% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
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
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 88 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.08% 29.04% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 22
Average daily rate £325 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 22
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Leicester +14 7 £190 -10.58% 7
Melton Mowbray - - - -
MySQL
East Midlands

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
3 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (76.19%) HTML5
5 14 (66.67%) jQuery
6 9 (42.86%) WordPress
7 8 (38.10%) Drupal
7 8 (38.10%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (33.33%) OOP
8 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 7 (33.33%) Adobe
8 7 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (33.33%) Content Management
8 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (28.57%) Twitter
9 6 (28.57%) Zend
10 5 (23.81%) CSS3
10 5 (23.81%) MVC
11 4 (19.05%) SEO
11 4 (19.05%) XML
11 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
11 4 (19.05%) Facebook
11 4 (19.05%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (19.05%) Google
11 4 (19.05%) PHP5
11 4 (19.05%) Google Maps API
12 3 (14.29%) Zend Framework

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (42.86%) WordPress
2 8 (38.10%) Drupal
3 4 (19.05%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (9.52%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Web Developer
4 7 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (23.81%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (23.81%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Web Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 16 (76.19%) HTML5
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) CSS3
5 4 (19.05%) Google Maps API
5 4 (19.05%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) LAMP
6 3 (14.29%) Zend Framework
6 3 (14.29%) Sass
7 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) XHTML
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.76%) Symfony
8 1 (4.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) OOP
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) Content Management
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) SEO
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PHP5
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 6 (28.57%) Zend
2 6 (28.57%) Twitter
3 4 (19.05%) Facebook
3 4 (19.05%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft