The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills 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 over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 51 62 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing MySQL 48 27 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.92% 1.95% 3.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.95% 9.85% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £268 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £311 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-46.91% +80.00%
MySQL
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
344 274 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.90% 19.81% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 157 116
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.49 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.31% -7.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.41 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £72.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 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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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
Salford - 6 £375 - 1
Bolton -5 2 £231 - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £220 - 1
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 36 (51.43%) PHP
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.29%) HTML
4 23 (32.86%) Apache
5 21 (30.00%) CSS
6 20 (28.57%) Linux
7 19 (27.14%) Web Services
8 18 (25.71%) OO
9 17 (24.29%) MVC
9 17 (24.29%) LAMP
10 13 (18.57%) Java
10 13 (18.57%) SQL
11 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 12 (17.14%) jQuery
12 11 (15.71%) Django
12 11 (15.71%) RESTful
12 11 (15.71%) Python
12 11 (15.71%) TDD
12 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
13 10 (14.29%) Web Development
13 10 (14.29%) Perl
13 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (14.29%) Mason
13 10 (14.29%) Catalyst
14 9 (12.86%) HTML5
15 8 (11.43%) Zope
15 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
15 8 (11.43%) Memcached
15 8 (11.43%) CSS3

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (32.86%) Apache
2 8 (11.43%) Zope
3 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.14%) nginx
4 5 (7.14%) WordPress
4 5 (7.14%) CMS
5 2 (2.86%) JBoss
5 2 (2.86%) Drupal
5 2 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Magento
2 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) SSH
2 2 (2.86%) SSL
2 2 (2.86%) SMTP
2 2 (2.86%) SNMP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) Extranet
2 2 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.71%) CouchDB
2 4 (5.71%) SimpleDB
2 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) OLAP
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) JIRA
3 2 (2.86%) Maven
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Gradle
4 1 (1.43%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.43%) Ant
4 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (2.86%) Marketing
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
1 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.86%) Electronics
1 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Web Developer
3 9 (12.86%) DBA
4 7 (10.00%) Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Perl Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) MySQL DBA
6 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Python/Django Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Perl Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Django Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.86%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) HTML
2 21 (30.00%) CSS
3 19 (27.14%) Web Services
4 17 (24.29%) LAMP
5 12 (17.14%) jQuery
6 11 (15.71%) Django
6 11 (15.71%) RESTful
7 10 (14.29%) Mason
7 10 (14.29%) Catalyst
8 9 (12.86%) HTML5
9 8 (11.43%) Memcached
9 8 (11.43%) CSS3
9 8 (11.43%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (10.00%) Spring
11 6 (8.57%) J2EE
11 6 (8.57%) Laravel
12 5 (7.14%) XML
13 4 (5.71%) JSON
13 4 (5.71%) SOAP
13 4 (5.71%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Replication
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Video on Demand
3 3 (4.29%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.29%) Open Source
4 2 (2.86%) DTV
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) CentOS
2 7 (10.00%) UNIX
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Debian
4 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) OO
3 17 (24.29%) MVC
4 11 (15.71%) TDD
4 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.29%) Web Development
5 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.00%) OOP
6 7 (10.00%) Scrum
7 6 (8.57%) BDD
8 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.71%) MapReduce
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps
10 2 (2.86%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.86%) Information Security
10 2 (2.86%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.86%) B2C
10 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (51.43%) PHP
2 13 (18.57%) Java
2 13 (18.57%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.71%) Python
5 10 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (7.14%) Bourne shell
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.86%) PHP5
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Nagios
3 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) Cacti
4 2 (2.86%) Hyperic
4 2 (2.86%) Ansible
4 2 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.57%) VMware
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle
4 3 (4.29%) Zend
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) hybris
5 2 (2.86%) Percona
5 2 (2.86%) Twitter
6 1 (1.43%) Open-E
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) NetApp
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