The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 114 109 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.70% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.41% 3.22% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 24
Average daily rate £340 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
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
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
528 590 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.72% 21.72% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 345 247
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 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
Edinburgh -8 10 £345 +20.00% 8
Glasgow +1 3 £275 -35.29% 3
Scottish Borders +4 1 £550 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £275 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) PHP
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Apache
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (18.18%) Unix
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 6 (18.18%) Web Services
5 6 (18.18%) Drupal
5 6 (18.18%) REST
6 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
6 5 (15.15%) VB
6 5 (15.15%) C
6 5 (15.15%) .NET
6 5 (15.15%) ETL
6 5 (15.15%) VB6
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) LAMP
7 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (12.12%) OOD
7 4 (12.12%) SSL
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (24.24%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) Drupal
3 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.09%) CMS
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 2 (6.06%) nginx
5 2 (6.06%) SAS
6 1 (3.03%) Alfresco
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
6 1 (3.03%) Captiva
6 1 (3.03%) Jadu
6 1 (3.03%) Liferay
6 1 (3.03%) Node.js
6 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.03%) Eloqua
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) Pentaho
2 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) HBase
4 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Log4j
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Back Office
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) PHP Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.15%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (15.15%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (12.12%) VB Developer
4 4 (12.12%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
5 3 (9.09%) MySQL Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (18.18%) CSS
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
1 6 (18.18%) REST
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) LAMP
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 3 (9.09%) JSON
4 3 (9.09%) Symfony
4 3 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) CakePHP
5 2 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 2 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (6.06%) Mason
5 2 (6.06%) Modernizr
5 2 (6.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) ETL
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) OOD
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Memory Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Product Management
4 3 (9.09%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) TDD
4 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) PHP
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) C
4 5 (15.15%) VB
4 5 (15.15%) VB6
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) AWK
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.09%) sed
7 2 (6.06%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
8 1 (3.03%) Jython
8 1 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Zend
3 2 (6.06%) Facebook
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Percona
4 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Mason Frank International
Posted: 22 days ago