The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 79 86 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs citing MySQL 77 49 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.98% 1.58% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.84% 8.26% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 37 35
Average daily rate
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£328 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £413 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £286
% change year-on-year
+8.46% +13.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £140.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-30.24% +80.00%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
871 593 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.44% 19.11% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 345 273
Average daily rate £400 £340 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 20
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £143.50 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Manchester +9 45 £338 +22.72% 57
Cheshire -1 20 £340 +6.25% 24
Merseyside -14 8 £300 -27.27% 7
Lancashire -6 3 £450 +9.09% 13
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 68 (53.13%) PHP
2 48 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (32.81%) HTML
4 36 (28.13%) CSS
5 31 (24.22%) Linux
5 31 (24.22%) OO
6 30 (23.44%) Java
6 30 (23.44%) jQuery
7 29 (22.66%) Apache
7 29 (22.66%) MVC
8 28 (21.88%) SQL
9 27 (21.09%) JavaScript
9 27 (21.09%) Web Services
10 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (16.41%) Unit Testing
10 21 (16.41%) TDD
11 20 (15.63%) Windows
12 19 (14.84%) LAMP
13 18 (14.06%) Red Hat
14 17 (13.28%) Spring
14 17 (13.28%) HTML5
15 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 16 (12.50%) RESTful
15 16 (12.50%) VMware
15 16 (12.50%) Scrum
15 16 (12.50%) OOP
16 15 (11.72%) UNIX
16 15 (11.72%) Oracle
17 14 (10.94%) Subversion
17 14 (10.94%) Tomcat

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 29 (22.66%) Apache
2 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.25%) Zope
4 7 (5.47%) nginx
5 6 (4.69%) CMS
5 6 (4.69%) WordPress
6 5 (3.91%) Confluence
7 4 (3.13%) IIS
7 4 (3.13%) Drupal
8 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.78%) Node.js
9 1 (0.78%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.78%) Mule
9 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Magento
2 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (0.78%) GitHub
3 1 (0.78%) Route 53
3 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) SSL
2 6 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (3.13%) Firewall
4 3 (2.34%) SSH
4 3 (2.34%) SMTP
4 3 (2.34%) SNMP
4 3 (2.34%) DNS
5 2 (1.56%) Internet
5 2 (1.56%) Extranet
5 2 (1.56%) SAN
5 2 (1.56%) HTTP
5 2 (1.56%) Network Security
6 1 (0.78%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.78%) VLAN
6 1 (0.78%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) VPN
6 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.91%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.13%) CouchDB
4 4 (3.13%) SimpleDB
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.78%) SSDT
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.94%) Subversion
3 10 (7.81%) JUnit
4 6 (4.69%) Maven
5 5 (3.91%) JIRA
6 4 (3.13%) Ant
6 4 (3.13%) Selenium
6 4 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.34%) PhpStorm
7 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.56%) Gradle
9 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.78%) TestNG
9 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Electronics
2 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 83 (64.84%) Developer
2 37 (28.91%) PHP Developer
3 15 (11.72%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.94%) Web Developer
5 9 (7.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (6.25%) Administrator
7 7 (5.47%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.69%) Perl Developer
8 6 (4.69%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Hybris Developer
9 5 (3.91%) DBA
10 4 (3.13%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Magento Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Perl Software Engineer
11 3 (2.34%) Python/Django Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Django Developer
11 3 (2.34%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.81%) HTML
2 36 (28.13%) CSS
3 30 (23.44%) jQuery
4 27 (21.09%) Web Services
5 19 (14.84%) LAMP
6 17 (13.28%) Spring
6 17 (13.28%) HTML5
7 16 (12.50%) RESTful
8 12 (9.38%) J2EE
8 12 (9.38%) CSS3
9 11 (8.59%) XML
9 11 (8.59%) Django
10 10 (7.81%) JSON
10 10 (7.81%) Spring MVC
10 10 (7.81%) Mason
10 10 (7.81%) Catalyst
11 9 (7.03%) Hibernate
12 8 (6.25%) .NET
12 8 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (6.25%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.03%) Open Source
3 6 (4.69%) Replication
3 6 (4.69%) CESG
3 6 (4.69%) PKI
3 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.34%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.34%) Video on Demand
5 3 (2.34%) iPad
5 3 (2.34%) Wiki
6 2 (1.56%) DTV
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.56%) User Experience
6 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.78%) Telematics
7 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.22%) Linux
2 20 (15.63%) Windows
3 15 (11.72%) UNIX
4 12 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.81%) Android
5 10 (7.81%) CentOS
6 9 (7.03%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.69%) Windows Phone
7 6 (4.69%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (2.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.22%) OO
3 29 (22.66%) MVC
4 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (16.41%) Unit Testing
4 21 (16.41%) TDD
5 16 (12.50%) Scrum
5 16 (12.50%) OOP
6 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
7 11 (8.59%) Configuration Management
7 11 (8.59%) Web Development
8 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.25%) OO PHP
10 7 (5.47%) DevOps
10 7 (5.47%) BDD
11 6 (4.69%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.69%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (3.91%) B2C
13 4 (3.13%) Validation
13 4 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.13%) PHP
2 30 (23.44%) Java
3 28 (21.88%) SQL
4 27 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.16%) Python
5 13 (10.16%) Perl
6 12 (9.38%) PHP5
7 8 (6.25%) Ruby
8 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.13%) C#
9 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.56%) C++
11 2 (1.56%) VBA
11 2 (1.56%) Groovy
11 2 (1.56%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.78%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (4.69%) Firmware
3 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) vSphere
4 2 (1.56%) Docker
5 1 (0.78%) iptables
5 1 (0.78%) NFS
5 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (8.59%) Puppet
2 9 (7.03%) Nagios
3 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.13%) Cacti
5 2 (1.56%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.56%) Salt
5 2 (1.56%) Ansible
6 1 (0.78%) Opsview
6 1 (0.78%) yum
6 1 (0.78%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.78%) SCOM
6 1 (0.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Red Hat
2 16 (12.50%) VMware
3 15 (11.72%) Oracle
4 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.69%) F5
6 5 (3.91%) hybris
7 4 (3.13%) Percona
8 3 (2.34%) Twitter
8 3 (2.34%) Zend
9 2 (1.56%) Adobe
9 2 (1.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.78%) Open-E
10 1 (0.78%) Facebook
10 1 (0.78%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.78%) Google
10 1 (0.78%) Sybase
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
10 1 (0.78%) HP
10 1 (0.78%) EMC
10 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
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