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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 33 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.62% 6.62% 4.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.76% 18.52% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 10
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£213 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -20.00%
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
74 108 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.95% 35.76% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 23
Average daily rate £300 £333 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 21
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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 +5 3 £200 - 10
Hinckley - - - -
MySQL
East Midlands

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
5 11 (68.75%) jQuery
6 9 (56.25%) WordPress
6 9 (56.25%) Adobe
6 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (56.25%) Photoshop
6 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
6 9 (56.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (50.00%) Content Management
7 8 (50.00%) Drupal
8 4 (25.00%) SEO
8 4 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (18.75%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 3 (18.75%) Twitter
10 2 (12.50%) Google Maps API
10 2 (12.50%) PHP5
10 2 (12.50%) Google
10 2 (12.50%) Marketing
10 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
10 2 (12.50%) Facebook
10 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 2 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (12.50%) Sass
10 2 (12.50%) OOP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (56.25%) WordPress
2 8 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Photoshop
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (56.25%) PHP Developer
4 7 (43.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (31.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Designer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Designer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Web Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Web Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
3 11 (68.75%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) Google Maps API
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony
6 1 (6.25%) JSP
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Twitter
3 2 (12.50%) Facebook
3 2 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) Zend