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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 44 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing MySQL 48 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.26% 1.64% 3.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.27% 8.94% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 23
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.84% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £265 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +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
295 235 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.05% 18.40% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 131 103
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
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 £9.00 £22.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £81.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.16%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 - 5 £375 - 2
Altrincham - 4 £275 - 3
Bolton -11 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 3 June 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 43 (52.44%) PHP
2 27 (32.93%) HTML
3 26 (31.71%) Linux
3 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.27%) CSS
4 24 (29.27%) Apache
5 20 (24.39%) OO
5 20 (24.39%) Web Services
6 19 (23.17%) SQL
7 18 (21.95%) MVC
8 17 (20.73%) LAMP
8 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
9 15 (18.29%) jQuery
10 12 (14.63%) Python
10 12 (14.63%) Java
10 12 (14.63%) TDD
10 12 (14.63%) RESTful
11 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
11 11 (13.41%) Mason
11 11 (13.41%) Catalyst
11 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
11 11 (13.41%) Perl
12 10 (12.20%) Web Development
12 10 (12.20%) Django
12 10 (12.20%) CentOS
13 9 (10.98%) HTML5
13 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
14 8 (9.76%) OOP
14 8 (9.76%) Scrum

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 24 (29.27%) Apache
2 8 (9.76%) Zope
3 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.54%) CMS
4 5 (6.10%) WordPress
4 5 (6.10%) nginx
5 3 (3.66%) JBoss
6 2 (2.44%) Confluence
7 1 (1.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.22%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Magento
2 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) SSH
2 2 (2.44%) SNMP
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) SSL
2 2 (2.44%) SMS
2 2 (2.44%) SMTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) Extranet
2 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.88%) CouchDB
3 4 (4.88%) SimpleDB
3 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) OLAP
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) JUnit
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA
3 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.44%) Gradle
4 1 (1.22%) Ant
4 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 3 (3.66%) Marketing
2 2 (2.44%) Electronics
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (62.20%) Developer
2 24 (29.27%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Web Developer
4 11 (13.41%) DBA
5 8 (9.76%) Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) Perl Developer
6 7 (8.54%) MySQL DBA
7 6 (7.32%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.66%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Perl Software Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Django Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Python/Django Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) HTML
2 24 (29.27%) CSS
3 20 (24.39%) Web Services
4 17 (20.73%) LAMP
5 15 (18.29%) jQuery
6 12 (14.63%) RESTful
7 11 (13.41%) Mason
7 11 (13.41%) Catalyst
8 10 (12.20%) Django
9 9 (10.98%) HTML5
10 8 (9.76%) Memcached
10 8 (9.76%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (9.76%) CSS3
11 7 (8.54%) Spring
11 7 (8.54%) J2EE
12 6 (7.32%) .NET
12 6 (7.32%) XML
12 6 (7.32%) Laravel
13 5 (6.10%) SOAP
14 4 (4.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Replication
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.66%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.66%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) DTV
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Derivative
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) CentOS
3 6 (7.32%) UNIX
3 6 (7.32%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.88%) Android
6 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.22%) Debian
7 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) OO
3 18 (21.95%) MVC
4 12 (14.63%) TDD
5 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.20%) Web Development
7 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.76%) Scrum
8 8 (9.76%) OOP
9 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) BDD
11 4 (4.88%) MapReduce
11 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.66%) Open Source
12 3 (3.66%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.66%) Analytics
12 3 (3.66%) DevOps
13 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (52.44%) PHP
2 19 (23.17%) SQL
3 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.63%) Java
4 12 (14.63%) Python
5 11 (13.41%) Perl
6 7 (8.54%) Bourne shell
7 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.88%) Ruby
9 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.66%) C#
9 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.44%) PHP5
11 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Puppet
2 5 (6.10%) Nagios
3 3 (3.66%) cPanel
3 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.44%) Hyperic
4 2 (2.44%) Cacti
5 1 (1.22%) Ansible
5 1 (1.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
2 5 (6.10%) VMware
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Adobe
3 3 (3.66%) Zend
4 2 (2.44%) hybris
4 2 (2.44%) Percona
4 2 (2.44%) Twitter
4 2 (2.44%) SAP
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) NetApp
5 1 (1.22%) Open-E
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