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 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 75 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 576 540 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.53% 2.27% 2.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.30% 9.80% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 406 384
Average daily rate
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£375 £356 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £52.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £34.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £162.50 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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
5097 5513 4760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 23.17% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3705 3860 3323
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 48
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £48.28
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 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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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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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 +5 115 £350 -2.77% 52
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £400 - 1
Bromley +5 2 £344 -
Brentford -5 2 £534 +25.58%
Croydon - 2 £263 - 1
Hammersmith - 2 £350 -
Wimbledon 0 1 £425 +30.76%
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Westminster - 1 £400 -
Bermondsey - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - - 1
Greenwich - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Orpington - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 636 (48.15%) PHP
2 519 (39.29%) HTML
3 516 (39.06%) Linux
4 472 (35.73%) JavaScript
4 472 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
5 466 (35.28%) CSS
6 317 (24.00%) Apache
7 308 (23.32%) Git (software)
8 296 (22.41%) SQL
9 285 (21.57%) jQuery
10 282 (21.35%) Java
11 254 (19.23%) Web Services
12 251 (19.00%) MVC
13 246 (18.62%) UNIX
14 243 (18.40%) TDD
15 238 (18.02%) OO
15 238 (18.02%) MongoDB
16 228 (17.26%) HTML5
17 218 (16.50%) Python
18 215 (16.28%) LAMP
19 203 (15.37%) Oracle
20 200 (15.14%) Ruby
21 197 (14.91%) DevOps
22 189 (14.31%) Puppet
23 185 (14.00%) Subversion
24 176 (13.32%) Scrum
24 176 (13.32%) Continuous Integration
25 174 (13.17%) NoSQL
25 174 (13.17%) Open Source
26 170 (12.87%) Opscode Chef

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 317 (24.00%) Apache
2 126 (9.54%) Tomcat
3 107 (8.10%) Drupal
4 84 (6.36%) nginx
5 69 (5.22%) CMS
6 52 (3.94%) WordPress
7 50 (3.79%) JBoss
8 44 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
9 40 (3.03%) Node.js
10 36 (2.73%) Apache Solr
11 34 (2.57%) IIS
12 30 (2.27%) Confluence
13 23 (1.74%) WebLogic
14 22 (1.67%) OpenStack
15 14 (1.06%) Moodle
15 14 (1.06%) Joomla!
16 13 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
17 12 (0.91%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.83%) GlassFish
19 10 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 32 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.91%) MS Office
3 10 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.23%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) MS Project
7 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (3.03%) Magento
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.45%) CA Clarity
3 4 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.15%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.076%) Cordys
5 1 (0.076%) Agresso
5 1 (0.076%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.076%) Summit
5 1 (0.076%) RMDS
5 1 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 112 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.09%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (2.57%) Amazon S3
4 26 (1.97%) PaaS
5 24 (1.82%) GitHub
6 20 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (1.14%) Heroku
8 11 (0.83%) Engine Yard
8 11 (0.83%) Joyent
9 10 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.53%) SaaS
12 3 (0.23%) Route 53
12 3 (0.23%) IaaS
13 2 (0.15%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.076%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.076%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.62%) DNS
2 58 (4.39%) TCP/IP
3 56 (4.24%) HTTP
4 45 (3.41%) Internet
5 39 (2.95%) Firewall
6 36 (2.73%) SSL
7 22 (1.67%) SSH
8 15 (1.14%) VLAN
8 15 (1.14%) LDAP
9 14 (1.06%) VPN
10 11 (0.83%) FTP
11 10 (0.76%) LAN
11 10 (0.76%) SAN
12 9 (0.68%) Intranet
12 9 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.68%) DHCP
13 8 (0.61%) SMTP
14 7 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (0.45%) BIG-IP
16 4 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (18.02%) MongoDB
2 174 (13.17%) NoSQL
3 165 (12.49%) SQL Server
4 147 (11.13%) PostgreSQL
5 131 (9.92%) Relational Database
6 69 (5.22%) Redis
7 60 (4.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 50 (3.79%) RDBMS
9 45 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (3.33%) Hadoop
11 42 (3.18%) Big Data
12 36 (2.73%) Oracle Database
12 36 (2.73%) CouchDB
13 27 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
14 24 (1.82%) Riak
15 20 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (1.44%) FileMaker
17 17 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 16 (1.21%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 308 (23.32%) Git (software)
2 185 (14.00%) Subversion
3 138 (10.45%) Jenkins
4 93 (7.04%) JIRA
5 60 (4.54%) PHPUnit
6 53 (4.01%) Maven
7 48 (3.63%) JUnit
8 47 (3.56%) Selenium
9 32 (2.42%) Jasmine
9 32 (2.42%) Hudson
10 30 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
11 27 (2.04%) Cucumber
12 26 (1.97%) Mercurial
13 24 (1.82%) Eclipse
14 16 (1.21%) Ant
15 15 (1.14%) JMeter
16 14 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (1.06%) Grunt
17 11 (0.83%) Yeoman
18 10 (0.76%) Bower
General
1 90 (6.81%) Finance
2 61 (4.62%) Games
3 59 (4.47%) Marketing
4 39 (2.95%) Banking
5 24 (1.82%) Retail
5 24 (1.82%) Advertising
6 19 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.14%) Back Office
8 9 (0.68%) Legal
8 9 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.68%) Publishing
8 9 (0.68%) Music Industry
9 5 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.23%) Local Government
10 3 (0.23%) Billing
10 3 (0.23%) Automotive
10 3 (0.23%) Electronics
11 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.15%) Front Office
11 2 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 791 (59.88%) Developer
2 285 (21.57%) PHP Developer
3 102 (7.72%) Senior Developer
4 87 (6.59%) Java Developer
5 86 (6.51%) Web Developer
6 74 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 67 (5.07%) Drupal Developer
8 60 (4.54%) Architect
9 56 (4.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 55 (4.16%) DBA
11 51 (3.86%) Senior PHP Developer
12 49 (3.71%) Administrator
13 44 (3.33%) Analyst
14 36 (2.73%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 35 (2.65%) Python Developer
15 35 (2.65%) Front-End Developer
16 30 (2.27%) Software Engineer
16 30 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
17 27 (2.04%) Systems Administrator
18 25 (1.89%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (39.29%) HTML
2 466 (35.28%) CSS
3 285 (21.57%) jQuery
4 254 (19.23%) Web Services
5 228 (17.26%) HTML5
6 215 (16.28%) LAMP
7 160 (12.11%) CSS3
8 150 (11.36%) Symfony
9 139 (10.52%) XML
10 132 (9.99%) RESTful
11 106 (8.02%) JSON
12 102 (7.72%) Ajax
13 95 (7.19%) Spring
13 95 (7.19%) REST
14 79 (5.98%) AngularJS
15 72 (5.45%) .NET
16 68 (5.15%) CodeIgniter
17 66 (5.00%) Laravel
18 63 (4.77%) Django
19 62 (4.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 174 (13.17%) Open Source
2 61 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (3.18%) User Experience
5 38 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 38 (2.88%) Clustering
6 33 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 26 (1.97%) Social Media
7 26 (1.97%) Replication
8 21 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.51%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.51%) Management Information System
10 18 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 16 (1.21%) W3C
11 16 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 15 (1.14%) Social Network
13 13 (0.98%) E-Learning
14 12 (0.91%) Device Driver
14 12 (0.91%) Data Extraction
14 12 (0.91%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 516 (39.06%) Linux
2 246 (18.62%) UNIX
3 133 (10.07%) Windows
4 97 (7.34%) CentOS
5 72 (5.45%) Ubuntu
6 55 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 50 (3.79%) Debian
8 43 (3.26%) Apple iOS
9 34 (2.57%) Android
10 18 (1.36%) Solaris
10 18 (1.36%) Mac OS X
11 15 (1.14%) Mac OS X Server
12 13 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.45%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.38%) SUSE
15 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.38%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (19.00%) MVC
3 243 (18.40%) TDD
4 238 (18.02%) OO
5 197 (14.91%) DevOps
6 176 (13.32%) Scrum
6 176 (13.32%) Continuous Integration
7 150 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 91 (6.89%) Web Development
9 84 (6.36%) BDD
10 80 (6.06%) OOP
11 78 (5.90%) OO PHP
12 76 (5.75%) Configuration Management
13 68 (5.15%) Software Engineering
14 60 (4.54%) Project Management
15 55 (4.16%) Kanban
16 54 (4.09%) Unit Testing
17 50 (3.79%) Responsive Web Design
18 48 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (3.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 636 (48.15%) PHP
2 472 (35.73%) JavaScript
3 296 (22.41%) SQL
4 282 (21.35%) Java
5 218 (16.50%) Python
6 200 (15.14%) Ruby
7 152 (11.51%) Perl
8 109 (8.25%) PHP5
9 106 (8.02%) Bash Shell
10 80 (6.06%) Shell Script
11 59 (4.47%) C#
12 49 (3.71%) C++
13 34 (2.57%) C
14 26 (1.97%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.97%) Scala
15 21 (1.59%) Clojure
16 18 (1.36%) Objective-C
17 15 (1.14%) T-SQL
18 10 (0.76%) Korn
19 9 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 82 (6.21%) Degree
2 39 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (0.91%) CCNA
6 10 (0.76%) RHCE
7 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.61%) MCSE
8 7 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.38%) CCSA
9 5 (0.38%) CCNP
10 4 (0.30%) CCIE
10 4 (0.30%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.30%) CISSP
10 4 (0.30%) JNCIA
10 4 (0.30%) MCITP
10 4 (0.30%) CISM
11 3 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.23%) RHCT
11 3 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.39%) QA
2 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.15%) COBIT
3 2 (0.15%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.076%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.076%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 34 (2.57%) Varnish
2 30 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.36%) Docker
5 12 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.83%) Xen
6 11 (0.83%) NFS
6 11 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.61%) Postfix
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (0.61%) vCloud
8 7 (0.53%) KVM
9 6 (0.45%) Sendmail
9 6 (0.45%) XenApp
10 5 (0.38%) vSphere
11 4 (0.30%) Squid
11 4 (0.30%) Samba
12 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.23%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 189 (14.31%) Puppet
2 170 (12.87%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (7.95%) Nagios
4 37 (2.80%) Cacti
4 37 (2.80%) Salt
5 35 (2.65%) Ansible
6 33 (2.50%) ZABBIX
7 19 (1.44%) HAProxy
8 18 (1.36%) Cobbler
9 17 (1.29%) Vagrant
10 12 (0.91%) Zenoss
11 10 (0.76%) Data Guard
11 10 (0.76%) collectd
12 8 (0.61%) logstash
13 7 (0.53%) Kibana
13 7 (0.53%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (0.45%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 5 (0.38%) Opsview
Vendors
1 203 (15.37%) Oracle
2 158 (11.96%) Zend
3 112 (8.48%) Red Hat
4 74 (5.60%) VMware
5 70 (5.30%) Microsoft
6 59 (4.47%) Rackspace
7 43 (3.26%) Google
8 24 (1.82%) hybris
9 22 (1.67%) Apple
10 19 (1.44%) Percona
11 16 (1.21%) Twitter
11 16 (1.21%) IBM
11 16 (1.21%) HP
12 15 (1.14%) New Relic
13 14 (1.06%) DigitalOcean
13 14 (1.06%) Cisco
13 14 (1.06%) Facebook
14 13 (0.98%) Tableau
14 13 (0.98%) Citrix
15 11 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Efficio
Rate: £300 - £400 per day based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Execellence ltd
Rate: VAT
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
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Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
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Posted: 8 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
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