The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 16 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 Milton Keynes 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 66 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing MySQL 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.22% 1.48% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 9.20% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £275 £216 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.16% -21.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £289 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.55% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
147 87 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.32% 16.05% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 102
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £166 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MySQL
Buckinghamshire

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Milton Keynes region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Milton Keynes region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 1 (12.50%) Marketo
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Marketo