The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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 50 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.42% 3.89% 3.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.40% 16.67% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £238 £281 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +19.68%
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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.32% 23.33% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 26 21
Average daily rate £275 £400 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +17.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £550 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £170.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MySQL
Tyne and Wear

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
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 16 April 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Drupal
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Intranet
4 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) WordPress
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) W3C
6 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) PHP5
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Drupal
2 3 (42.86%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft