The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 25 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.40% 3.27% 7.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.66% 14.58% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
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Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
93 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.03% 22.43% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 24 26
Average daily rate £412 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £180.00 £25.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+620.00% +108.33%
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 Oxford

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 21 (70.00%) HTML
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 19 (63.33%) PHP
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (40.00%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) JSON
7 10 (33.33%) Web Development
7 10 (33.33%) Drupal
8 9 (30.00%) RESTful
8 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 9 (30.00%) CSS3
8 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Web Services
8 9 (30.00%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) Java
9 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
10 7 (23.33%) BDD
10 7 (23.33%) Confluence
10 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (23.33%) Computer Security
10 7 (23.33%) Java EE
10 7 (23.33%) JIRA
10 7 (23.33%) JDBC
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (33.33%) Drupal
2 7 (23.33%) Confluence
2 7 (23.33%) JBoss
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.67%) Apache
4 4 (13.33%) CMS
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.33%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) SMTP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Grunt
3 3 (10.00%) Bower
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
1 3 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Video Game Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Games Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) HTML
1 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) jQuery
3 11 (36.67%) JSON
4 9 (30.00%) RESTful
4 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) XML
4 9 (30.00%) CSS3
4 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (23.33%) Java EE
6 7 (23.33%) JDBC
7 5 (16.67%) LAMP
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
9 3 (10.00%) .NET
9 3 (10.00%) J2EE
9 3 (10.00%) Sass
10 1 (3.33%) Laravel
10 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Web Development
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Security
3 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 6 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.67%) CRUD
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Kanban
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (63.33%) PHP
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) VBA
8 1 (3.33%) PHP5
8 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
1 7 (23.33%) Progress
2 2 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (3.33%) Perforce