The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 26 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.80% 1.98% 4.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.39% 9.62% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Average daily rate £291 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.24%
MySQL
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
79 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.33% 20.63% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 37 21
Average daily rate £340 £365 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.46 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) PHP 5
3 5 (45.45%) iPad
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Symfony
4 4 (36.36%) Zend
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) Zend Framework
6 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
6 2 (18.18%) QlikView
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) OO

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft BI Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) REST
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Symfony
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Yii
2 2 (18.18%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) ETL Development
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) PHP 5
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Zend
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle