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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 29 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.67% 5.33% 4.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.16% 22.03% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Average daily rate
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£288 £270 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -6.66%
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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
49 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.50% 24.18% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 25
Average daily rate £325 £313 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £215 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) CCTV
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Zend
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
5 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Drupal
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Web Design
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Zend