The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 39 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.51% 3.40% 4.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.75% 17.89% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Average daily rate £350 £264 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.70% -15.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £175 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £343 £365
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
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
149 123 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.49% 19.01% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 86 45
Average daily rate £430 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
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 Oxfordshire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford -6 9 £350 +7.69% 4
Faringdon - 4 £325 -
Abingdon - 1 £288 -
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 37 (82.22%) PHP
2 32 (71.11%) HTML
3 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
4 29 (64.44%) CSS
5 19 (42.22%) Linux
6 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.00%) OO
7 16 (35.56%) AngularJS
8 15 (33.33%) Symfony
9 14 (31.11%) Apache
9 14 (31.11%) MVC
10 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
11 11 (24.44%) TDD
12 10 (22.22%) LAMP
12 10 (22.22%) HTML5
12 10 (22.22%) REST
12 10 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (22.22%) jQuery
13 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 7 (15.56%) Drupal
14 7 (15.56%) Laravel
14 7 (15.56%) Subversion
14 7 (15.56%) XML
15 6 (13.33%) ERP
15 6 (13.33%) SAP
15 6 (13.33%) SQL
15 6 (13.33%) BDD
15 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
16 5 (11.11%) JIRA

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (31.11%) Apache
2 7 (15.56%) Drupal
3 5 (11.11%) Confluence
4 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) WordPress
6 1 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) FastStats
2 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Datazen
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Power BI
4 1 (2.22%) QlikView
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.56%) Subversion
3 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.11%) JIRA
3 5 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 4 (8.89%) Bower
4 4 (8.89%) Grunt
5 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) PHP Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Web Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Angular Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Digital Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Magento Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Magento Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (6.67%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
8 3 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) HTML
2 29 (64.44%) CSS
3 16 (35.56%) AngularJS
4 15 (33.33%) Symfony
5 10 (22.22%) HTML5
5 10 (22.22%) jQuery
5 10 (22.22%) LAMP
5 10 (22.22%) REST
5 10 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (15.56%) Laravel
6 7 (15.56%) XML
7 6 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (11.11%) EDI
8 5 (11.11%) SOAP
8 5 (11.11%) Web Services
9 4 (8.89%) Java EE
9 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.89%) Sass
9 4 (8.89%) Yii
10 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.22%) Fintech
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (40.00%) OO
2 14 (31.11%) MVC
3 11 (24.44%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.33%) BDD
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.33%) ERP
6 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 5 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (8.89%) Document Management
7 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.44%) Kanban
9 2 (4.44%) Line Management
9 2 (4.44%) Web Development
10 1 (2.22%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) PHP
2 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.33%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) PHP 5
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) PHP 4
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) SAP
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Zend
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Progress