The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -
MySQL DBA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1741 1243 1125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.75% 95.10% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1039 739 579
Average daily rate £375 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 55 89
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL DBA in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MySQL DBA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 with MySQL DBA in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Python
3 10 (50.00%) Bourne shell
4 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (30.00%) Replication
5 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (25.00%) Percona
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) PHP
9 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 with MySQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Python
1 10 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Percona