The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Liverpool 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.62% 6.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 21.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.69% 28.40% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 22
Average daily rate £308 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £110 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £438 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 £14.79 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1083.43% +64.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MySQL
Merseyside

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Scala
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Magento
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Twisted
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) KVM

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Java Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
4 1 (12.50%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Zend