The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 50 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.61% 1.38% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.34% 6.36% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 2
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£640 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+184.44% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £293
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +100.00%
MySQL
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
194 110 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.04% 21.74% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 69 34
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.47 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -2 21 £640 - 14
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 14 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (46.67%) Scala
3 14 (46.67%) Ruby
3 14 (46.67%) Django
3 14 (46.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (46.67%) Play Framework
4 13 (43.33%) Software Architecture
4 13 (43.33%) User Stories
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (26.67%) PHP
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) Java
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle
10 3 (10.00%) SQL
10 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (10.00%) OOP
10 3 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (10.00%) JBoss
10 3 (10.00%) Apache
10 3 (10.00%) Python

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (10.00%) JBoss
1 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (46.67%) MongoDB
2 14 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Architect
1 14 (46.67%) Technical Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Technical Architect
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Digital Architect
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (46.67%) Django
1 14 (46.67%) Play Framework
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) jQuery
3 5 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (10.00%) Laravel
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (3.33%) XHTML
6 1 (3.33%) J2SE
6 1 (3.33%) JMS
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 13 (43.33%) Software Architecture
3 13 (43.33%) User Stories
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Ruby
1 14 (46.67%) Scala
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) Go
7 1 (3.33%) XPath
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Xen
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
1 1 (3.33%) iptables
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase