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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 56 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 34 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.47% 2.61% 3.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.04% 13.08% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 28
Average daily rate
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£325 £290 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +3.84%
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
308 237 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.40% 19.93% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 137 193
Average daily rate £325 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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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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
Stockport +1 1 £375 +25.00% 8
Bury - 1 - - 3
Cheadle - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - - 2
Bolton - - - - 1
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 42 (79.25%) PHP
2 37 (69.81%) CSS
3 35 (66.04%) HTML
4 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
5 25 (47.17%) jQuery
6 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (28.30%) Apache
7 15 (28.30%) CMS
7 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce
8 13 (24.53%) Drupal
8 13 (24.53%) Magento
9 12 (22.64%) OO
10 11 (20.75%) Linux
11 10 (18.87%) Java
12 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
13 8 (15.09%) OOP
13 8 (15.09%) Web Services
13 8 (15.09%) LAMP
13 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
13 8 (15.09%) Subversion
13 8 (15.09%) Content Management
13 8 (15.09%) Spring
14 7 (13.21%) Ajax
14 7 (13.21%) MVC
14 7 (13.21%) XML
14 7 (13.21%) HTML5
14 7 (13.21%) OO PHP
15 6 (11.32%) SQL
15 6 (11.32%) Oracle
15 6 (11.32%) Scrum

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (28.30%) Apache
1 15 (28.30%) CMS
2 13 (24.53%) Drupal
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.66%) JBoss
5 2 (3.77%) WordPress
5 2 (3.77%) Liferay
6 1 (1.89%) Escenic
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) FTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Subversion
3 5 (9.43%) Behat
4 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
1 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) PHP Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Magento Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Magento Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (3.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) CSS
2 35 (66.04%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) jQuery
4 8 (15.09%) Spring
4 8 (15.09%) Web Services
4 8 (15.09%) LAMP
4 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
5 7 (13.21%) XML
5 7 (13.21%) Ajax
5 7 (13.21%) HTML5
6 5 (9.43%) REST
6 5 (9.43%) CSS3
6 5 (9.43%) XHTML
7 4 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.66%) RESTful
8 3 (5.66%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) JSON
8 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.66%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Derivative
1 3 (5.66%) Telematics
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) E-Commerce
3 12 (22.64%) OO
4 8 (15.09%) OOP
4 8 (15.09%) Content Management
5 7 (13.21%) OO PHP
5 7 (13.21%) MVC
6 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) UML
9 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.77%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) Code Coverage
9 2 (3.77%) EAI
10 1 (1.89%) OOD
10 1 (1.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) PHP
2 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) Java
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) PHP5
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) XPath
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle
1 6 (11.32%) Zend
2 4 (7.55%) Twitter
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
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