The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 73 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 632 639 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.69% 2.72% 2.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.68% 11.84% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 467 457
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£378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £187.50 - £15.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
MySQL
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5411 5397 5533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.05% 22.95% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3781 3666 3758
Average daily rate £450 £438 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 56
Average hourly rate £27.78 £30.00 £27.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in London

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in London

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in London

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London 0 128 £375 - 70
Croydon -12 13 £444 +47.91%
Hammersmith -2 6 £275 -28.75%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 5 £300 -26.15% 2
Ealing - 5 £405 -
Twickenham - 3 £375 - 1
Hounslow -1 1 - -
Wimbledon -2 1 £275 -54.91%
Wembley -3 1 £375 +15.38%
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Isleworth - 1 £375 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 513 (42.47%) PHP
2 476 (39.40%) HTML
2 476 (39.40%) Linux
3 463 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 455 (37.67%) JavaScript
5 426 (35.26%) CSS
6 379 (31.37%) Java
7 356 (29.47%) SQL
8 293 (24.25%) Git (software)
9 246 (20.36%) Web Services
10 239 (19.78%) DevOps
11 232 (19.21%) Scrum
12 221 (18.29%) MongoDB
12 221 (18.29%) jQuery
13 211 (17.47%) Puppet
14 207 (17.14%) HTML5
14 207 (17.14%) Apache
15 205 (16.97%) TDD
16 202 (16.72%) Ruby
17 199 (16.47%) Python
18 197 (16.31%) Oracle
19 196 (16.23%) PostgreSQL
20 193 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
21 189 (15.65%) SQL Server
22 183 (15.15%) Jenkins
23 176 (14.57%) Amazon AWS
24 175 (14.49%) OO
25 171 (14.16%) MVC
26 167 (13.82%) UNIX
27 162 (13.41%) LAMP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 207 (17.14%) Apache
2 124 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 85 (7.04%) Drupal
4 71 (5.88%) JBoss
5 65 (5.38%) nginx
6 59 (4.88%) WordPress
7 57 (4.72%) Node.js
8 40 (3.31%) CMS
9 38 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (2.32%) Mule ESB
11 27 (2.24%) Confluence
12 24 (1.99%) WebLogic
13 21 (1.74%) OpenStack
14 18 (1.49%) IIS
14 18 (1.49%) Jetty
15 15 (1.24%) Mule
16 13 (1.08%) WebSphere
17 12 (0.99%) GlassFish
18 11 (0.91%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.99%) MS Office
3 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (3.48%) Magento
2 7 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.58%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.25%) Shopify
3 3 (0.25%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.17%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.17%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.083%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.083%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 176 (14.57%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.15%) GitHub
3 26 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.90%) PaaS
4 23 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (1.74%) SaaS
6 19 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (1.16%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.75%) Heroku
9 9 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.58%) OpenShift
11 6 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 4 (0.33%) Boomi
13 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.25%) Engine Yard
14 3 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 67 (5.55%) HTTP
2 65 (5.38%) Internet
3 55 (4.55%) DNS
4 54 (4.47%) TCP/IP
4 54 (4.47%) Firewall
5 45 (3.73%) SSL
6 43 (3.56%) VPN
7 36 (2.98%) LDAP
8 27 (2.24%) Reverse Proxy
9 22 (1.82%) DHCP
10 15 (1.24%) SAN
11 11 (0.91%) DMZ
11 11 (0.91%) Intranet
11 11 (0.91%) IPsec
12 9 (0.75%) Network Security
13 8 (0.66%) VLAN
13 8 (0.66%) FTP
14 7 (0.58%) SMTP
14 7 (0.58%) LAN
14 7 (0.58%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (18.29%) MongoDB
2 196 (16.23%) PostgreSQL
3 189 (15.65%) SQL Server
4 121 (10.02%) Relational Database
5 110 (9.11%) NoSQL
6 89 (7.37%) Redis
7 49 (4.06%) RDBMS
8 35 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 35 (2.90%) Oracle Database
9 26 (2.15%) Big Data
10 22 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.74%) OLTP
11 21 (1.74%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.24%) DB2
13 13 (1.08%) MariaDB
14 12 (0.99%) FileMaker
15 10 (0.83%) Riak
15 10 (0.83%) CouchDB
16 8 (0.66%) HBase
16 8 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 293 (24.25%) Git (software)
2 183 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 126 (10.43%) Subversion
4 73 (6.04%) Maven
5 66 (5.46%) JIRA
6 47 (3.89%) Mercurial
7 46 (3.81%) Selenium
8 39 (3.23%) JUnit
9 35 (2.90%) Gerrit
10 30 (2.48%) Cucumber
11 29 (2.40%) Gradle
11 29 (2.40%) Artifactory
11 29 (2.40%) SonarQube
11 29 (2.40%) JMeter
12 24 (1.99%) Ant
13 23 (1.90%) TeamCity
14 22 (1.82%) Eclipse
15 20 (1.66%) PHPUnit
16 19 (1.57%) RSpec
17 18 (1.49%) Grunt
General
1 95 (7.86%) Finance
2 40 (3.31%) Retail
3 34 (2.81%) Marketing
4 32 (2.65%) Banking
4 32 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 23 (1.90%) Games
6 18 (1.49%) Advertising
7 17 (1.41%) Publishing
8 11 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.66%) Automotive
9 8 (0.66%) Legal
10 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.17%) Billing
11 2 (0.17%) Local Government
11 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.17%) Electronics
11 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.083%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.083%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.083%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 671 (55.55%) Developer
2 177 (14.65%) PHP Developer
3 128 (10.60%) Java Developer
4 103 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 90 (7.45%) Architect
6 60 (4.97%) Senior Developer
7 55 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 51 (4.22%) Drupal Developer
9 42 (3.48%) DBA
10 39 (3.23%) Administrator
11 37 (3.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 33 (2.73%) Analyst
13 32 (2.65%) Magento Developer
14 28 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
15 26 (2.15%) Systems Administrator
15 26 (2.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 26 (2.15%) Full Stack Developer
16 25 (2.07%) Software Engineer
17 23 (1.90%) Linux Engineer
18 22 (1.82%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (39.40%) HTML
2 426 (35.26%) CSS
3 246 (20.36%) Web Services
4 221 (18.29%) jQuery
5 207 (17.14%) HTML5
6 162 (13.41%) LAMP
7 139 (11.51%) CSS3
8 115 (9.52%) Spring
9 114 (9.44%) Ajax
10 108 (8.94%) REST
11 99 (8.20%) XML
12 94 (7.78%) Symfony
13 91 (7.53%) JSON
14 90 (7.45%) J2EE
15 87 (7.20%) RESTful
16 84 (6.95%) AngularJS
17 75 (6.21%) .NET
17 75 (6.21%) Hibernate
18 69 (5.71%) SOAP
19 67 (5.55%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 60 (4.97%) Computer Science
2 59 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.15%) Mobile App
4 34 (2.81%) Digital Media
5 24 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (1.99%) User Experience
6 23 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 20 (1.66%) Replication
8 18 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.32%) W3C
10 14 (1.16%) Clustering
10 14 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 12 (0.99%) Public Cloud
12 11 (0.91%) Social Media
13 10 (0.83%) STB
14 9 (0.75%) Online Games
14 9 (0.75%) Fixed Income
15 8 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.58%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 476 (39.40%) Linux
2 167 (13.82%) UNIX
3 129 (10.68%) Windows
4 81 (6.71%) Ubuntu
5 76 (6.29%) CentOS
6 61 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (2.24%) Android
8 24 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 13 (1.08%) Debian
10 12 (0.99%) Solaris
11 11 (0.91%) Mac OS X Server
11 11 (0.91%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.66%) HPUX
13 8 (0.66%) Fedora
14 6 (0.50%) AIX
14 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (19.78%) DevOps
3 232 (19.21%) Scrum
4 205 (16.97%) TDD
5 193 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
6 175 (14.49%) OO
7 171 (14.16%) MVC
8 145 (12.00%) Open Source
9 128 (10.60%) E-Commerce
10 93 (7.70%) Web Development
11 90 (7.45%) Configuration Management
12 73 (6.04%) BDD
13 66 (5.46%) OOP
14 62 (5.13%) SOA
14 62 (5.13%) OO PHP
15 60 (4.97%) Continuous Delivery
16 59 (4.88%) SDLC
17 55 (4.55%) Software Engineering
18 51 (4.22%) Unit Testing
19 46 (3.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 513 (42.47%) PHP
2 455 (37.67%) JavaScript
3 379 (31.37%) Java
4 356 (29.47%) SQL
5 202 (16.72%) Ruby
6 199 (16.47%) Python
7 120 (9.93%) Perl
8 90 (7.45%) Bash Shell
9 70 (5.79%) PHP5
10 63 (5.22%) C#
11 51 (4.22%) Shell Script
12 49 (4.06%) Scala
13 38 (3.15%) C++
14 29 (2.40%) Clojure
15 27 (2.24%) Groovy
16 22 (1.82%) Go
17 19 (1.57%) PowerShell
18 15 (1.24%) C
18 15 (1.24%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (7.28%) Degree
2 80 (6.62%) Security Cleared
3 53 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.75%) ISEB
5 8 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.33%) CCNP
6 4 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.25%) CCNA
7 3 (0.25%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.25%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.25%) JNCIS
8 2 (0.17%) PhD
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.17%) CISSP
9 1 (0.083%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.083%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.083%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.083%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.30%) QA
2 14 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (4.97%) Docker
2 50 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.15%) Varnish
4 29 (2.40%) vCloud
5 22 (1.82%) Active Directory
6 9 (0.75%) KVM
7 7 (0.58%) Squid
7 7 (0.58%) XenServer
8 6 (0.50%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.50%) HDFS
9 5 (0.41%) Xen
9 5 (0.41%) NFS
9 5 (0.41%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.33%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.25%) vSphere
12 2 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 211 (17.47%) Puppet
2 130 (10.76%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (6.79%) Ansible
4 60 (4.97%) Nagios
5 58 (4.80%) Salt
6 36 (2.98%) Vagrant
7 35 (2.90%) HAProxy
8 33 (2.73%) logstash
8 33 (2.73%) ZABBIX
9 28 (2.32%) Kibana
10 25 (2.07%) Rundeck
11 17 (1.41%) Cacti
12 15 (1.24%) Zenoss
13 14 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.91%) Capistrano
15 8 (0.66%) Cobbler
16 6 (0.50%) Graphite
17 5 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
17 5 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
17 5 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 197 (16.31%) Oracle
2 105 (8.69%) Red Hat
3 85 (7.04%) VMware
4 73 (6.04%) Zend
5 67 (5.55%) Microsoft
6 38 (3.15%) HP
7 31 (2.57%) Google
7 31 (2.57%) Splunk
8 18 (1.49%) Sybase
9 16 (1.32%) New Relic
10 15 (1.24%) Percona
10 15 (1.24%) Apple
11 14 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.16%) Cisco
11 14 (1.16%) Rackspace
12 12 (0.99%) hybris
13 11 (0.91%) SAP
13 11 (0.91%) Sun
14 10 (0.83%) CA
14 10 (0.83%) IBM
City, London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £280 - 300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Incopro Ltd.
Rate: Permanent position available. Salary based on experience and skill
Posted: 25 days ago