The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 101 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 21 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 1.40% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.34% 6.52% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 9
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£303 £288 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.21% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +41.02%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
484 537 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.48% 21.47% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 260 182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 17
Average hourly rate £11.00 £24.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% -24.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
MySQL
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -22 12 £325 +8.33% 6
Glasgow +2 8 £275 +13.98% 11
Ayrshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Dundee - - - - 1
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 38 (66.67%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) CSS
3 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.88%) PHP
4 22 (38.60%) Linux
5 14 (24.56%) SQL
5 14 (24.56%) Web Development
5 14 (24.56%) jQuery
6 12 (21.05%) TDD
7 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.54%) Ruby
8 10 (17.54%) Oracle
8 10 (17.54%) Java
9 9 (15.79%) XML
9 9 (15.79%) MVC
9 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
10 8 (14.04%) Backbone.js
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.04%) RSpec
10 8 (14.04%) CMS
10 8 (14.04%) Ruby on Rails
11 7 (12.28%) Zend
11 7 (12.28%) Finance
11 7 (12.28%) UNIX
11 7 (12.28%) AIX
11 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
11 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
12 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (10.53%) WordPress
12 6 (10.53%) Android

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (14.04%) CMS
2 6 (10.53%) WordPress
3 4 (7.02%) Drupal
4 3 (5.26%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.51%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
1 2 (3.51%) SNMP
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.26%) Star Schema
3 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 8 (14.04%) RSpec
3 6 (10.53%) Subversion
4 5 (8.77%) Jasmine
4 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
6 3 (5.26%) WATIR
6 3 (5.26%) Selenium
6 3 (5.26%) Maven
6 3 (5.26%) JUnit
6 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.26%) Gradle
6 3 (5.26%) JBehave
7 2 (3.51%) Hudson
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
7 2 (3.51%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.75%) Behat
8 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) PHP Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Web Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (8.77%) WordPress Developer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) UI Programmer
7 3 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (5.26%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.51%) Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) DBA
9 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (66.67%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) CSS
3 14 (24.56%) jQuery
4 9 (15.79%) XML
5 8 (14.04%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (14.04%) Backbone.js
6 5 (8.77%) Ember.js
6 5 (8.77%) SOAP
6 5 (8.77%) XHTML
6 5 (8.77%) .NET
7 4 (7.02%) EJB
7 4 (7.02%) Web Services
7 4 (7.02%) Java EE
7 4 (7.02%) Zend Framework
8 3 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (5.26%) HTML5
8 3 (5.26%) JSON
8 3 (5.26%) LAMP
8 3 (5.26%) JavaBeans
9 2 (3.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Graphic Design
1 3 (5.26%) Blog
1 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) UNIX
2 7 (12.28%) AIX
3 6 (10.53%) Solaris
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Android
3 6 (10.53%) Mac OS X
3 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) SUSE
4 2 (3.51%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Web Development
2 12 (21.05%) TDD
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.79%) MVC
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.53%) BDD
6 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.77%) OOP
7 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.77%) Pair Programming
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
8 4 (7.02%) OO
9 3 (5.26%) CRM
9 3 (5.26%) Data Security
9 3 (5.26%) Data Management
9 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
9 3 (5.26%) User Stories
9 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) JavaScript
1 29 (50.88%) PHP
2 14 (24.56%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) Ruby
4 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.77%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.02%) Groovy
6 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.02%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.51%) sed
7 2 (3.51%) AWK
7 2 (3.51%) VBScript
7 2 (3.51%) C#
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Capistrano
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
1 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.51%) Opsview
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView
3 2 (3.51%) Nagios
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.51%) Cacti
4 1 (1.75%) Munin
4 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Zend
3 5 (8.77%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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