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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 33 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.11% 4.10% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.98% 17.44% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £259 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
MySQL
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
82 86 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.37% 23.50% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 26
Average daily rate £450 £410 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £213 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 16 (72.73%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) MVC
5 9 (40.91%) OO
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery
9 5 (22.73%) REST
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
10 4 (18.18%) Java EE
10 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
10 4 (18.18%) LAMP
10 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 4 (18.18%) Java
10 4 (18.18%) Apache
10 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 4 (18.18%) BDD
10 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Magento
10 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
11 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) PHP Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Magento Developer
5 4 (18.18%) PHP Magento Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Digital Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.55%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) CSS
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) REST
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) Java EE
4 4 (18.18%) LAMP
5 3 (13.64%) J2EE
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Struts
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
6 2 (9.09%) Laravel
6 2 (9.09%) Symfony
6 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.55%) Fintech
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
3 9 (40.91%) OO
4 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
9 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
9 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (4.55%) ETL
9 1 (4.55%) Open Source
9 1 (4.55%) Product Management
9 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) PHP
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Progress
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Zend