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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 55 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.87% 3.83% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.27% 17.14% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Average daily rate
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£283 £175 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.42% -40.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.39% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
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
98 105 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.06% 22.34% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 47
Average daily rate £330 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +20.53%

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
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 26 March 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
Oxford -14 11 £283 +61.42% 18
Wallingford - - - - 2
Abingdon - - - - 4
Bicester - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 33 (71.74%) PHP
2 31 (67.39%) Git (software)
3 29 (63.04%) Apache
4 25 (54.35%) CSS
5 23 (50.00%) HTML
5 23 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 22 (47.83%) CMS
7 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (43.48%) HTML5
8 20 (43.48%) CSS3
9 15 (32.61%) JSON
9 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
10 14 (30.43%) Python
10 14 (30.43%) Drupal
11 13 (28.26%) Puppet
11 13 (28.26%) RESTful
11 13 (28.26%) UNIX
11 13 (28.26%) SOAP
11 13 (28.26%) XML
11 13 (28.26%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (28.26%) DevOps
12 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
12 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
12 12 (26.09%) Subversion
12 12 (26.09%) Oracle
12 12 (26.09%) EJB
12 12 (26.09%) Java
12 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
12 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 29 (63.04%) Apache
2 22 (47.83%) CMS
3 14 (30.43%) Drupal
4 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
5 11 (23.91%) Alfresco
5 11 (23.91%) uWSGI
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.17%) MODX
7 1 (2.17%) Node.js
7 1 (2.17%) WordPress
7 1 (2.17%) Liferay
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.17%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (2.17%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
1 1 (2.17%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) SMTP
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (67.39%) Git (software)
2 23 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (26.09%) Subversion
4 10 (21.74%) Maven
5 9 (19.57%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) Selenium
6 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.35%) Grunt
7 2 (4.35%) Bower
7 2 (4.35%) Xdebug
8 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Publishing
2 3 (6.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) PHP Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Software Release Manager
9 1 (2.17%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) CSS
2 23 (50.00%) HTML
3 20 (43.48%) HTML5
3 20 (43.48%) CSS3
4 15 (32.61%) JSON
5 13 (28.26%) RESTful
5 13 (28.26%) SOAP
5 13 (28.26%) XML
6 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
6 12 (26.09%) EJB
6 12 (26.09%) Spring
7 11 (23.91%) EJB 3.0
7 11 (23.91%) Regular Expression
7 11 (23.91%) WSGI
8 9 (19.57%) Ajax
8 9 (19.57%) Java EE
9 8 (17.39%) Laravel
10 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 7 (15.22%) Symfony
11 5 (10.87%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Wiki
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Games
4 2 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) UNIX
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) DevOps
4 11 (23.91%) Workflow
4 11 (23.91%) Process Management
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
5 8 (17.39%) User Stories
6 7 (15.22%) MVC
7 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.04%) Web Development
8 5 (10.87%) OOP
9 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.52%) B2B
10 3 (6.52%) Migration
11 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.35%) Content Management
11 2 (4.35%) Kanban
11 2 (4.35%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) PHP
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (30.43%) Python
4 12 (26.09%) Java
5 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.52%) PHP5
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
8 2 (4.35%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
9 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Zend
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
3 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Perforce