The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 60 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 21 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.68% 2.28% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.64% 11.76% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 23
Average daily rate
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£295 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +66.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
275 221 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.04% 19.39% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 125 207
Average daily rate £325 £310 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £448 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 17
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.15 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £16.35 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Altrincham - 1 £213 -
Cheadle - 1 £225 - 1
Stockport - 1 £290 - 3
Wigan - 1 £300 - 1
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Bolton - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 1
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
2 33 (68.75%) HTML
2 33 (68.75%) CSS
3 29 (60.42%) PHP
4 27 (56.25%) jQuery
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 14 (29.17%) Apache
6 14 (29.17%) CMS
7 13 (27.08%) SQL
7 13 (27.08%) Java
8 12 (25.00%) Ajax
8 12 (25.00%) HTML5
8 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (22.92%) Oracle
9 11 (22.92%) XML
9 11 (22.92%) CSS3
10 10 (20.83%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
11 9 (18.75%) XHTML
11 9 (18.75%) OOP
11 9 (18.75%) Content Management
11 9 (18.75%) Spring
12 8 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (16.67%) Drupal
12 8 (16.67%) WordPress
12 8 (16.67%) Magento
12 8 (16.67%) Linux
12 8 (16.67%) LAMP
13 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 7 (14.58%) Tomcat

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (29.17%) Apache
1 14 (29.17%) CMS
2 8 (16.67%) Drupal
2 8 (16.67%) WordPress
3 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.42%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (10.42%) MQSeries
4 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
4 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.42%) Escenic
5 1 (2.08%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) PHP Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Programmer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Programmer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Programmer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (10.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) HTML
1 33 (68.75%) CSS
2 27 (56.25%) jQuery
3 12 (25.00%) Ajax
3 12 (25.00%) HTML5
4 11 (22.92%) XML
4 11 (22.92%) CSS3
5 10 (20.83%) Web Services
6 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 9 (18.75%) XHTML
6 9 (18.75%) Spring
7 8 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (16.67%) LAMP
8 6 (12.50%) SOAP
8 6 (12.50%) .NET
9 5 (10.42%) Sass
9 5 (10.42%) Java RMI
9 5 (10.42%) J2EE
9 5 (10.42%) EJB
9 5 (10.42%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Telematics
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Fedora
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.75%) OOP
2 9 (18.75%) Content Management
3 7 (14.58%) Web Development
3 7 (14.58%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) OOD
4 5 (10.42%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) UML
4 5 (10.42%) RUP
4 5 (10.42%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (10.42%) OO
4 5 (10.42%) BDD
5 4 (8.33%) SEO
5 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.17%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
2 29 (60.42%) PHP
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) Python
4 5 (10.42%) Scala
5 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) PHP5
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Adobe
3 5 (10.42%) JBoss
4 4 (8.33%) Zend
4 4 (8.33%) Twitter
5 2 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (4.17%) Sony
6 1 (2.08%) HP
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