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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 59 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.62% 1.58% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.63% 6.90% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
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£300 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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
196 87 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.47% 22.89% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 44 35
Average daily rate £375 £301 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.10 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +38.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.02 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.17 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
Durham - 9 £277 - 2
Tyne and Wear -22 4 £300 -6.25% 8
Teesside - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) PHP
2 12 (48.00%) Apache
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 10 (40.00%) LAMP
4 10 (40.00%) MariaDB
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 9 (36.00%) CentOS
5 9 (36.00%) Clustering
5 9 (36.00%) Symfony
5 9 (36.00%) OO
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (36.00%) HTTP
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) UNIX
6 8 (32.00%) SOAP
6 8 (32.00%) OOP
6 8 (32.00%) Subversion
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (32.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) PHP5
6 8 (32.00%) MooTools
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (28.00%) YAML
7 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 7 (28.00%) PHPUnit
7 7 (28.00%) Spring
7 7 (28.00%) Ruby

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 12 (48.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) PHPUnit
2 7 (28.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) LAMP
2 9 (36.00%) jQuery
2 9 (36.00%) Symfony
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
3 8 (32.00%) REST
3 8 (32.00%) MooTools
4 7 (28.00%) YAML
4 7 (28.00%) Spring
4 7 (28.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) Yii
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) CentOS
3 8 (32.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) OOP
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (28.00%) BDD
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.00%) BCP
7 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
8 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
8 1 (4.00%) UML
8 1 (4.00%) MVC
8 1 (4.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) PHP
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) PHP5
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) VMware