The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 131 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 144 189 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.43% 1.94% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.65% 10.48% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 109 71
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £289
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +94.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.59% +80.00%
MySQL
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1664 1803 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 18.52% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1020 867
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 59
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +43.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.96 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.59 £58.75 £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
Berkshire +16 44 £313 -3.84% 28
Hampshire -15 42 £373 +24.22% 24
Surrey -21 19 £350 -6.66% 33
Buckinghamshire +13 18 £350 +45.83% 19
Oxfordshire -20 15 £288 +6.48% 34
Kent -8 7 £488 +56.00% 8
East Sussex -14 5 £265 +19.77% 16
West Sussex -24 2 £288 -4.16% 5
Isle of Wight - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 155 (49.52%) PHP
2 131 (41.85%) Linux
3 117 (37.38%) JavaScript
4 116 (37.06%) HTML
5 109 (34.82%) CSS
6 86 (27.48%) Oracle
7 78 (24.92%) SQL
8 75 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (21.73%) Apache
10 67 (21.41%) Java
11 64 (20.45%) jQuery
12 61 (19.49%) Windows
13 56 (17.89%) PostgreSQL
14 53 (16.93%) HTML5
15 52 (16.61%) Git (software)
16 50 (15.97%) MVC
17 49 (15.65%) LAMP
18 46 (14.70%) UNIX
19 45 (14.38%) Python
20 44 (14.06%) .NET
20 44 (14.06%) SQL Server
21 40 (12.78%) Subversion
21 40 (12.78%) CSS3
22 38 (12.14%) Microsoft
23 37 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
24 35 (11.18%) CMS
25 34 (10.86%) XML
25 34 (10.86%) Web Development
25 34 (10.86%) Puppet
25 34 (10.86%) DevOps

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 68 (21.73%) Apache
2 35 (11.18%) CMS
3 26 (8.31%) Drupal
4 21 (6.71%) WordPress
5 16 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.11%) IIS
6 11 (3.51%) uWSGI
7 9 (2.88%) Node.js
7 9 (2.88%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.56%) JBoss
9 7 (2.24%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (2.24%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.92%) nginx
10 6 (1.92%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.60%) Alfresco
12 4 (1.28%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.96%) ExpressionEngine
13 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.92%) MS Office
3 5 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Magento
1 5 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) Tridion
3 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.60%) SaaS
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.96%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.71%) DNS
2 16 (5.11%) Internet
3 15 (4.79%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.15%) HTTP
5 11 (3.51%) LDAP
6 9 (2.88%) Firewall
7 8 (2.56%) SSL
8 7 (2.24%) SAN
9 6 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (1.60%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (1.60%) VPN
10 5 (1.60%) SMTP
11 4 (1.28%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.28%) IMAP
12 3 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.96%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.96%) DHCP
12 3 (0.96%) Intranet
12 3 (0.96%) DVB
12 3 (0.96%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.89%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.03%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.03%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.79%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.88%) Informix
7 8 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.24%) DB2
8 7 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.28%) SQLite
12 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.64%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 52 (16.61%) Git (software)
2 40 (12.78%) Subversion
3 24 (7.67%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.47%) Maven
5 9 (2.88%) PHPUnit
6 8 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.24%) JIRA
8 6 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.92%) Ant
8 6 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.28%) Xcode
10 3 (0.96%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.96%) StarTeam
10 3 (0.96%) Selenium
10 3 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 28 (8.95%) Finance
2 21 (6.71%) Marketing
3 15 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.19%) Publishing
5 7 (2.24%) Banking
6 4 (1.28%) Retail
6 4 (1.28%) Back Office
7 3 (0.96%) Electronics
7 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.96%) Games
8 2 (0.64%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 180 (57.51%) Developer
2 72 (23.00%) PHP Developer
3 26 (8.31%) Java Developer
3 26 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (7.03%) Architect
5 19 (6.07%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (5.75%) Web Developer
7 12 (3.83%) Consultant
7 12 (3.83%) .NET Developer
8 11 (3.51%) Administrator
8 11 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (3.51%) LAMP Developer
9 10 (3.19%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (2.88%) Support Engineer
10 9 (2.88%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (2.88%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (2.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 8 (2.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 8 (2.56%) Linux Consultant
11 8 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (37.06%) HTML
2 109 (34.82%) CSS
3 64 (20.45%) jQuery
4 53 (16.93%) HTML5
5 49 (15.65%) LAMP
6 44 (14.06%) .NET
7 40 (12.78%) CSS3
8 34 (10.86%) XML
9 33 (10.54%) Web Services
10 25 (7.99%) SOAP
10 25 (7.99%) Ajax
11 20 (6.39%) Symfony
12 19 (6.07%) XHTML
13 18 (5.75%) JSON
14 17 (5.43%) J2EE
14 17 (5.43%) ASP.NET
14 17 (5.43%) Spring
14 17 (5.43%) Laravel
15 16 (5.11%) AngularJS
16 15 (4.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.31%) Open Source
2 17 (5.43%) Clustering
3 15 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.19%) User Experience
6 9 (2.88%) Replication
7 8 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.24%) HACMP
8 7 (2.24%) PKI
8 7 (2.24%) Wiki
9 6 (1.92%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.92%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.60%) DTV
10 5 (1.60%) CESG
10 5 (1.60%) E-Learning
10 5 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 131 (41.85%) Linux
2 61 (19.49%) Windows
3 46 (14.70%) UNIX
4 21 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.11%) Android
6 13 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.15%) CentOS
6 13 (4.15%) Apple iOS
7 12 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.51%) Solaris
9 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.24%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.60%) AIX
11 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (1.60%) Windows Phone
11 5 (1.60%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.28%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (15.97%) MVC
3 37 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (10.86%) Web Development
4 34 (10.86%) DevOps
5 30 (9.58%) Scrum
6 27 (8.63%) OOP
7 26 (8.31%) OO
7 26 (8.31%) Project Management
7 26 (8.31%) Software Engineering
8 23 (7.35%) E-Commerce
9 21 (6.71%) Configuration Management
10 19 (6.07%) SOA
11 14 (4.47%) TDD
11 14 (4.47%) Automated Testing
12 13 (4.15%) ETL
13 12 (3.83%) OO PHP
14 11 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (3.19%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.19%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (49.52%) PHP
2 117 (37.38%) JavaScript
3 78 (24.92%) SQL
4 67 (21.41%) Java
5 45 (14.38%) Python
6 33 (10.54%) Perl
7 27 (8.63%) Shell Script
8 24 (7.67%) C#
9 13 (4.15%) Ruby
9 13 (4.15%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.83%) PHP5
11 10 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.19%) VB
12 6 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.92%) VBScript
12 6 (1.92%) C++
13 4 (1.28%) C
13 4 (1.28%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.28%) XQuery
13 4 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (7.03%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.79%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.15%) Degree
4 7 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.28%) RHCE
6 3 (0.96%) RHCA
6 3 (0.96%) CCNA
6 3 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.96%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.32%) PhD
7 1 (0.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 12 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.51%) Shibboleth
3 7 (2.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (2.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (2.24%) NFS
4 6 (1.92%) Firmware
5 5 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.28%) vSphere
6 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.64%) Postfix
7 2 (0.64%) Samba
7 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.64%) iptables
7 2 (0.64%) Varnish
8 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (10.86%) Puppet
2 23 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.56%) Nagios
3 8 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.92%) SCCM
5 4 (1.28%) OpenView
5 4 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.28%) Control-M
6 3 (0.96%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.64%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.64%) Plesk
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.64%) Salt
7 2 (0.64%) Opsview
7 2 (0.64%) cPanel
7 2 (0.64%) Webmin
7 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.32%) Ansible
8 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 86 (27.48%) Oracle
2 38 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 32 (10.22%) Red Hat
4 24 (7.67%) Zend
5 23 (7.35%) VMware
6 9 (2.88%) IBM
7 8 (2.56%) webMethods
8 7 (2.24%) Symantec
8 7 (2.24%) Veritas
9 6 (1.92%) Sun
9 6 (1.92%) HP
9 6 (1.92%) Cisco
9 6 (1.92%) Sybase
9 6 (1.92%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.92%) F5
10 5 (1.60%) Remedy
11 4 (1.28%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.28%) SAP
11 4 (1.28%) Dell
11 4 (1.28%) Splunk
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