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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 29 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 14 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.93% 6.94% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.72% 30.77% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
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£325 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
79 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.19% 22.54% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 31
Average daily rate £400 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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
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 28 January 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 23 (79.31%) Apache
2 20 (68.97%) PHP
3 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
4 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
5 16 (55.17%) Python
6 15 (51.72%) UNIX
7 13 (44.83%) CMS
7 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (44.83%) Subversion
7 13 (44.83%) Puppet
7 13 (44.83%) DevOps
8 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
9 11 (37.93%) uWSGI
9 11 (37.93%) Shibboleth
9 11 (37.93%) Regular Expression
9 11 (37.93%) WSGI
10 9 (31.03%) Linux
10 9 (31.03%) HTML
10 9 (31.03%) CSS
11 8 (27.59%) XML
11 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (24.14%) Django
12 7 (24.14%) HTML5
12 7 (24.14%) CSS3
13 6 (20.69%) Alfresco
13 6 (20.69%) EJB 3.0
13 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
13 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (20.69%) RESTful

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 23 (79.31%) Apache
2 13 (44.83%) CMS
3 11 (37.93%) uWSGI
4 6 (20.69%) Alfresco
4 6 (20.69%) Drupal
4 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) MODX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (44.83%) Subversion
4 6 (20.69%) Maven
5 3 (10.34%) JIRA
6 2 (6.90%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) TestDirector
7 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
7 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (17.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Platform Manager
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Regular Expression
1 11 (37.93%) WSGI
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) XML
4 7 (24.14%) Django
4 7 (24.14%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) CSS3
5 6 (20.69%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (20.69%) RESTful
5 6 (20.69%) SOAP
5 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
5 6 (20.69%) EJB
5 6 (20.69%) Spring
5 6 (20.69%) JSON
6 5 (17.24%) ODBC
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) Java EE
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Wiki
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) UNIX
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (44.83%) DevOps
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Process Management
4 6 (20.69%) Workflow
5 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) B2B
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Content Management
8 1 (3.45%) Web Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) PHP
2 16 (55.17%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
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