The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 33 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.17% 2.35% 6.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.37% 7.81% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
MySQL
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 64 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.59% 30.05% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 40 45
Average daily rate £400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.39 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -53.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) Scala
5 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
5 4 (28.57%) EPiServer
5 4 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (28.57%) Sitecore
5 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) Yeoman
5 4 (28.57%) CMS
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Apache
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Maven

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) CMS
1 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
1 4 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Jetty
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) DMZ
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
3 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Yeoman
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) Grunt
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
5 1 (7.14%) MSI
5 1 (7.14%) JMeter
5 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
5 1 (7.14%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) PVCS
5 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) Java EE
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Tandem
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Code Coverage
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) Go
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vCloud
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) EPiServer
1 4 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) HP