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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 65 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.58% 2.62% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.12% 11.37% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 19
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£325 £340 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
309 255 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.25% 23.04% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 155 166
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
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 30 January 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
Altrincham - - - - 5
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
Wigan - - - - 1
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (70.69%) PHP
2 35 (60.34%) CSS
3 33 (56.90%) HTML
4 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.21%) jQuery
6 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
7 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
7 13 (22.41%) Magento
8 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
8 12 (20.69%) OO
8 12 (20.69%) MVC
8 12 (20.69%) LAMP
9 11 (18.97%) CMS
9 11 (18.97%) TDD
10 10 (17.24%) HTML5
10 10 (17.24%) Scrum
10 10 (17.24%) Java
11 9 (15.52%) Web Services
11 9 (15.52%) Linux
11 9 (15.52%) Drupal
12 8 (13.79%) Subversion
12 8 (13.79%) Apache
12 8 (13.79%) CSS3
13 7 (12.07%) Open Source
13 7 (12.07%) OOP
13 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
13 7 (12.07%) Ajax
13 7 (12.07%) JSON
13 7 (12.07%) Zend
13 7 (12.07%) CodeIgniter

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (18.97%) CMS
2 9 (15.52%) Drupal
3 8 (13.79%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) Liferay
4 2 (3.45%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
2 2 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.79%) Subversion
3 5 (8.62%) Behat
4 2 (3.45%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Gradle
5 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (65.52%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) PHP Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Magento Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (10.34%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.62%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Magento Developer
7 4 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) CSS
2 33 (56.90%) HTML
3 21 (36.21%) jQuery
4 12 (20.69%) LAMP
5 10 (17.24%) HTML5
6 9 (15.52%) Web Services
7 8 (13.79%) CSS3
8 7 (12.07%) Ajax
8 7 (12.07%) JSON
8 7 (12.07%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (10.34%) Spring
9 6 (10.34%) XML
9 6 (10.34%) REST
10 5 (8.62%) Laravel
11 4 (6.90%) Spring MVC
11 4 (6.90%) Django
11 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.90%) SOAP
11 4 (6.90%) J2EE
12 3 (5.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Derivative
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) UNIX
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
3 12 (20.69%) OO
3 12 (20.69%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) TDD
5 10 (17.24%) Scrum
6 7 (12.07%) OOP
7 6 (10.34%) OO PHP
8 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Kanban
9 4 (6.90%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.90%) DevOps
10 3 (5.17%) Product Management
10 3 (5.17%) BDD
10 3 (5.17%) Content Management
11 2 (3.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) PHP
2 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) Java
4 6 (10.34%) Python
4 6 (10.34%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) Ruby
6 3 (5.17%) PHP5
7 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
1 4 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Nagios
2 2 (3.45%) Cacti
2 2 (3.45%) Salt
2 2 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
1 7 (12.07%) Zend
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Percona
5 1 (1.72%) Open-E
5 1 (1.72%) Cognos
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.72%) NetApp
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