The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 47 45 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.10% 0.55% 6.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.48% 3.03% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Average daily rate
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£435 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £205 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £245 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
MySQL
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
178 66 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.97% 18.03% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 46 18
Average daily rate £425 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 19 (47.50%) NoSQL
4 17 (42.50%) Ruby
4 17 (42.50%) HTML
4 17 (42.50%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (40.00%) CSS
5 16 (40.00%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (37.50%) Django
6 15 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 15 (37.50%) Play Framework
6 15 (37.50%) Scala
7 14 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (32.50%) Software Architecture
8 13 (32.50%) User Stories
9 12 (30.00%) Oracle
10 11 (27.50%) TDD
10 11 (27.50%) RESTful
11 10 (25.00%) SQL
12 9 (22.50%) BDD
12 9 (22.50%) Node.js
13 8 (20.00%) JSP
13 8 (20.00%) Servlets
13 8 (20.00%) XHTML
14 7 (17.50%) PHP
14 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
14 7 (17.50%) Java EE

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 3 (7.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Zope
4 1 (2.50%) Plone
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) SSH
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) Telnet
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 19 (47.50%) NoSQL
3 16 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (35.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.00%) Redis
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) FishEye
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Architect
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 12 (30.00%) Senior Architect
3 12 (30.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Digital Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Digital Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 16 (40.00%) CSS
3 15 (37.50%) Django
3 15 (37.50%) Play Framework
4 14 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (27.50%) RESTful
6 8 (20.00%) JSP
6 8 (20.00%) Servlets
6 8 (20.00%) XHTML
7 7 (17.50%) Java EE
8 6 (15.00%) Ajax
9 5 (12.50%) HTML5
10 4 (10.00%) REST
10 4 (10.00%) CSS3
10 4 (10.00%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) jQuery
10 4 (10.00%) XML
11 3 (7.50%) J2EE
12 2 (5.00%) XSLT
12 2 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.50%) Social Media
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX
5 2 (5.00%) Fedora
5 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 13 (32.50%) Software Architecture
3 13 (32.50%) User Stories
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) BDD
6 7 (17.50%) API Design
7 4 (10.00%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) MVC
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.50%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
9 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.00%) OO
9 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.00%) ETL
10 1 (2.50%) BCP
10 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Java
1 17 (42.50%) Ruby
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) Scala
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) PHP
6 6 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Perl
7 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Go
8 1 (2.50%) XPath
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.50%) qmail
3 1 (2.50%) Postfix
3 1 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.00%) logstash
2 2 (5.00%) yum
3 1 (2.50%) systemd
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Splunk
4 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) IBM