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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 101 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 23 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 1.40% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 6.98% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -38.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £229 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £336 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -6.66%
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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
546 487 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.04% 20.07% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 247 278
Average daily rate £393 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.44% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.45% -54.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 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
Glasgow -7 15 £425 +78.94% 5
Edinburgh 0 4 £295 +28.26% 3
Dundee - 3 £325 -
Aberdeen - - - -
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
Scottish Borders - - - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
3 26 (47.27%) Java
4 23 (41.82%) HTML
5 21 (38.18%) CSS
6 20 (36.36%) PHP
6 20 (36.36%) MongoDB
6 20 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 19 (34.55%) Mentoring
7 19 (34.55%) SQL
7 19 (34.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 19 (34.55%) Ruby
8 17 (30.91%) Scrum
8 17 (30.91%) Oracle
9 16 (29.09%) Django
9 16 (29.09%) jQuery
10 15 (27.27%) Scala
11 14 (25.45%) TDD
12 13 (23.64%) Spring
12 13 (23.64%) HTML5
13 12 (21.82%) OO
14 11 (20.00%) Linux
14 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (20.00%) Software Architecture
14 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 10 (18.18%) CSS3
15 10 (18.18%) Apache
15 10 (18.18%) Web Services
15 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
16 9 (16.36%) Hibernate

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 10 (18.18%) Apache
2 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.91%) Drupal
3 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
4 5 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 5 (9.09%) CMS
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (9.09%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (7.27%) WordPress
6 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.82%) JBoss
7 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.82%) nginx
7 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
1 2 (3.64%) DHCP
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 20 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 9 (16.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (5.45%) JMeter
3 3 (5.45%) JUnit
3 3 (5.45%) HttpUnit
3 3 (5.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) Xcode
5 1 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.82%) Trac
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Technical Architect
2 16 (29.09%) Architect
3 10 (18.18%) Digital Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Technical Architect
5 7 (12.73%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (9.09%) Designer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Digital Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Designer
7 4 (7.27%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.27%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) HTML
2 21 (38.18%) CSS
3 19 (34.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (29.09%) Django
4 16 (29.09%) jQuery
5 13 (23.64%) Spring
5 13 (23.64%) HTML5
6 10 (18.18%) CSS3
6 10 (18.18%) Web Services
7 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
8 8 (14.55%) REST
8 8 (14.55%) Play Framework
9 7 (12.73%) JSON
10 6 (10.91%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) JSP
11 5 (9.09%) SOAP
11 5 (9.09%) JRuby
11 5 (9.09%) Java EE
11 5 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
11 5 (9.09%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) User Experience
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.82%) Blog
4 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.73%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Windows
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Mentoring
3 17 (30.91%) Scrum
4 14 (25.45%) TDD
5 12 (21.82%) OO
6 11 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 9 (16.36%) Kanban
8 8 (14.55%) Line Management
9 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.73%) User Stories
9 7 (12.73%) Product Management
10 6 (10.91%) CRM
11 5 (9.09%) UML
11 5 (9.09%) OOD
11 5 (9.09%) SOA
11 5 (9.09%) Performance Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Use Case
11 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (7.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 26 (47.27%) Java
3 20 (36.36%) PHP
4 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 19 (34.55%) Ruby
5 15 (27.27%) Scala
6 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.09%) Groovy
6 5 (9.09%) Jython
7 3 (5.45%) Perl
7 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) VB
9 1 (1.82%) VBA
9 1 (1.82%) PHP5
9 1 (1.82%) Korn
9 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Appcelerator
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.82%) Sage
4 1 (1.82%) VMware
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