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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 61 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Contract jobs citing MySQL 25 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.77% 3.83% 2.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.80% 14.80% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 24
Average daily rate £275 £256 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
284 250 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.07% 25.91% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 118 174
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +86.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 4 - - 1
Bury - 1 £263 -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - - 1
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - - 2
Altrincham - - - - 4
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - - 1
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 27 (50.00%) HTML
3 25 (46.30%) CSS
3 25 (46.30%) jQuery
4 24 (44.44%) PHP
5 22 (40.74%) SQL
5 22 (40.74%) XML
6 19 (35.19%) Java
7 18 (33.33%) Oracle
8 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.78%) Web Services
9 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
10 14 (25.93%) HTML5
10 14 (25.93%) CSS3
11 13 (24.07%) Ajax
11 13 (24.07%) TDD
12 12 (22.22%) LAMP
12 12 (22.22%) SOAP
13 11 (20.37%) XSD
13 11 (20.37%) XSLT
13 11 (20.37%) Linux
13 11 (20.37%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (18.52%) CMS
14 10 (18.52%) Spring
14 10 (18.52%) OO
14 10 (18.52%) .NET
15 9 (16.67%) OOP
15 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
15 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
15 9 (16.67%) Relational Database

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (18.52%) CMS
2 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.96%) WordPress
3 7 (12.96%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (11.11%) Escenic
4 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.11%) MQSeries
5 4 (7.41%) Apache
6 2 (3.70%) Drupal
7 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.85%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) X.509
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.11%) Big Data
4 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Subversion
2 5 (9.26%) Selenium
3 4 (7.41%) JUnit
4 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (1.85%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) Hudson
6 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (87.04%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Programmer
2 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) PHP Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Java Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Java Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (46.30%) CSS
2 25 (46.30%) jQuery
3 22 (40.74%) XML
4 15 (27.78%) Web Services
5 14 (25.93%) HTML5
5 14 (25.93%) CSS3
6 13 (24.07%) Ajax
7 12 (22.22%) LAMP
7 12 (22.22%) SOAP
8 11 (20.37%) XSD
8 11 (20.37%) XSLT
8 11 (20.37%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (18.52%) Spring
9 10 (18.52%) .NET
10 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 7 (12.96%) Sass
12 6 (11.11%) RESTful
12 6 (11.11%) JSF
12 6 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Derivative
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) PKI
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) CentOS
3 5 (9.26%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 13 (24.07%) TDD
3 10 (18.52%) OO
4 9 (16.67%) OOP
5 8 (14.81%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) Scrum
6 7 (12.96%) UML
6 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (11.11%) RUP
7 6 (11.11%) OOD
8 5 (9.26%) Web Development
9 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (7.41%) SEO
9 4 (7.41%) MVC
10 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Manual Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 24 (44.44%) PHP
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) Java
5 7 (12.96%) C#
5 7 (12.96%) Ruby
6 6 (11.11%) Scala
7 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.56%) PHP5
8 2 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (3.70%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Adobe
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.11%) Zend
4 6 (11.11%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) Sony
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
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