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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 105 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 183 224 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.86% 2.62% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.52% 12.25% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 118 99
Average daily rate
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£330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 7
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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
1740 1828 1560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.69% 21.42% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 934 870
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 57 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -15.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.00 £20.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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
Surrey -5 44 £313 -16.66% 17
Berkshire -18 41 £310 -11.42% 15
Hampshire -24 36 £325 -15.58% 26
Oxfordshire -17 33 £438 +59.09% 22
Buckinghamshire -18 8 £388 +84.52% 2
West Sussex -2 6 £400 - 4
Kent +3 5 £378 +7.85% 7
Middlesex +2 4 £325 -29.34% 1
East Sussex -26 3 £310 +24.00% 8
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 207 (53.91%) PHP
2 177 (46.09%) Linux
3 158 (41.15%) JavaScript
4 156 (40.63%) HTML
5 149 (38.80%) CSS
6 116 (30.21%) Apache
7 99 (25.78%) SQL
8 98 (25.52%) jQuery
9 91 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (20.57%) UNIX
11 78 (20.31%) Oracle
12 76 (19.79%) Java
13 70 (18.23%) Git (software)
14 65 (16.93%) PostgreSQL
15 59 (15.36%) MVC
15 59 (15.36%) Ajax
16 58 (15.10%) XML
17 55 (14.32%) Windows
18 54 (14.06%) Subversion
19 52 (13.54%) HTML5
19 52 (13.54%) LAMP
20 50 (13.02%) SQL Server
20 50 (13.02%) Open Source
21 49 (12.76%) Microsoft
22 47 (12.24%) CMS
23 43 (11.20%) Red Hat
23 43 (11.20%) SOAP
23 43 (11.20%) Python
24 41 (10.68%) Web Services
25 40 (10.42%) OO

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 116 (30.21%) Apache
2 47 (12.24%) CMS
3 39 (10.16%) Tomcat
4 32 (8.33%) Drupal
4 32 (8.33%) WordPress
5 16 (4.17%) IIS
6 12 (3.13%) Alfresco
7 9 (2.34%) uWSGI
8 8 (2.08%) JBoss
9 7 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.82%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.56%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.56%) Mule
11 5 (1.30%) nginx
11 5 (1.30%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.30%) Confluence
11 5 (1.30%) Node.js
12 4 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.04%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 22 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.17%) MS Office
3 14 (3.65%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.13%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Magento
2 5 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.26%) Tridion
4 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.26%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.08%) SaaS
3 3 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (0.78%) Route 53
3 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.78%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.38%) Internet
2 21 (5.47%) DNS
3 13 (3.39%) SSL
3 13 (3.39%) Radio Access Network
4 11 (2.86%) HTTP
4 11 (2.86%) 3G
4 11 (2.86%) 2G
5 10 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.34%) VoIP
7 8 (2.08%) SNMP
7 8 (2.08%) Telnet
7 8 (2.08%) LTE
8 7 (1.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 7 (1.82%) DHCP
8 7 (1.82%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.56%) PBX
9 6 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (1.30%) 4G
10 5 (1.30%) LDAP
10 5 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.93%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (13.02%) SQL Server
3 33 (8.59%) Relational Database
4 24 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 21 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (4.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (4.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.86%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.56%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.04%) Big Data
11 4 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 70 (18.23%) Git (software)
2 54 (14.06%) Subversion
3 35 (9.11%) Jenkins
4 31 (8.07%) Eclipse
5 30 (7.81%) Maven
6 25 (6.51%) JIRA
7 16 (4.17%) Selenium
8 14 (3.65%) PHPUnit
9 13 (3.39%) JUnit
10 9 (2.34%) Ant
11 8 (2.08%) Visual Studio
11 8 (2.08%) IntelliJ
12 7 (1.82%) Mercurial
12 7 (1.82%) Mockito
13 6 (1.56%) Hudson
13 6 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
14 5 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.30%) Xdebug
15 4 (1.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (8.85%) Telecoms
2 24 (6.25%) Finance
2 24 (6.25%) Marketing
3 11 (2.86%) Publishing
4 6 (1.56%) Electronics
4 6 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.78%) Banking
5 3 (0.78%) Retail
6 2 (0.52%) Advertising
6 2 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Automotive
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 238 (61.98%) Developer
2 99 (25.78%) PHP Developer
3 34 (8.85%) Java Developer
4 24 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 17 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (4.17%) Architect
7 15 (3.91%) Front-End Developer
8 14 (3.65%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (3.39%) DBA
9 13 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.13%) Database Developer
11 10 (2.60%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (2.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 9 (2.34%) Consultant
12 9 (2.34%) WordPress Developer
13 8 (2.08%) Senior Developer
13 8 (2.08%) Software Developer
13 8 (2.08%) Administrator
13 8 (2.08%) LAMP Developer
14 7 (1.82%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (40.63%) HTML
2 149 (38.80%) CSS
3 98 (25.52%) jQuery
4 59 (15.36%) Ajax
5 58 (15.10%) XML
6 52 (13.54%) LAMP
6 52 (13.54%) HTML5
7 43 (11.20%) SOAP
8 41 (10.68%) Web Services
9 39 (10.16%) Spring
10 38 (9.90%) CSS3
10 38 (9.90%) Symfony
11 30 (7.81%) REST
12 29 (7.55%) Laravel
13 28 (7.29%) J2EE
14 26 (6.77%) JSON
15 23 (5.99%) JSP
16 20 (5.21%) .NET
16 20 (5.21%) Hibernate
16 20 (5.21%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.02%) Open Source
2 18 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.60%) Clustering
5 10 (2.60%) E-Learning
5 10 (2.60%) User Experience
6 9 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.08%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.82%) SCORM
8 7 (1.82%) HACMP
9 6 (1.56%) Statistics
9 6 (1.56%) Learning Management System
10 5 (1.30%) CESG
10 5 (1.30%) PKI
10 5 (1.30%) DTV
11 4 (1.04%) iDTV
11 4 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 177 (46.09%) Linux
2 79 (20.57%) UNIX
3 55 (14.32%) Windows
4 35 (9.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (5.73%) Android
5 22 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (5.21%) Apple iOS
7 16 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.86%) Debian
9 11 (2.86%) AIX
10 10 (2.60%) Solaris
10 10 (2.60%) CentOS
11 5 (1.30%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (15.36%) MVC
3 40 (10.42%) OO
3 40 (10.42%) E-Commerce
4 33 (8.59%) Scrum
5 31 (8.07%) Web Development
5 31 (8.07%) TDD
6 30 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (7.55%) ETL
8 28 (7.29%) Unit Testing
9 26 (6.77%) DevOps
10 25 (6.51%) Configuration Management
11 24 (6.25%) BDD
11 24 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (5.21%) OOP
12 20 (5.21%) Automated Testing
13 19 (4.95%) Project Management
13 19 (4.95%) OO PHP
14 18 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (4.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 207 (53.91%) PHP
2 158 (41.15%) JavaScript
3 99 (25.78%) SQL
4 76 (19.79%) Java
5 43 (11.20%) Python
6 38 (9.90%) Perl
7 28 (7.29%) Shell Script
8 27 (7.03%) PHP5
9 19 (4.95%) C++
10 18 (4.69%) C#
11 12 (3.13%) Ruby
12 11 (2.86%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.60%) C
14 9 (2.34%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.30%) VBScript
16 5 (1.30%) VB
16 5 (1.30%) Groovy
17 4 (1.04%) Scala
18 2 (0.52%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 24 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.17%) Degree
3 15 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.04%) CCNA
5 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.78%) RHCE
6 3 (0.78%) RHCA
6 3 (0.78%) ISEB
6 3 (0.78%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.52%) CISSP
7 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.86%) Shibboleth
3 9 (2.34%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.30%) Firmware
5 5 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.04%) NFS
6 4 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.78%) Varnish
7 3 (0.78%) vSphere
7 3 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.52%) Snort
8 2 (0.52%) Xen
8 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.26%) Postfix
9 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 29 (7.55%) Puppet
2 13 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.56%) SCCM
4 5 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.30%) Nagios
5 3 (0.78%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.78%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.52%) Plesk
6 2 (0.52%) yum
6 2 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.52%) Control-M
6 2 (0.52%) OpenView
6 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.26%) Salt
7 1 (0.26%) cPanel
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 78 (20.31%) Oracle
2 49 (12.76%) Microsoft
3 43 (11.20%) Red Hat
4 34 (8.85%) Zend
5 28 (7.29%) VMware
6 14 (3.65%) Business Objects
7 13 (3.39%) Greenplum
8 11 (2.86%) Ericsson
9 9 (2.34%) Nortel
9 9 (2.34%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 9 (2.34%) Huawei
10 7 (1.82%) hybris
11 6 (1.56%) Veritas
11 6 (1.56%) IBM
11 6 (1.56%) HP
11 6 (1.56%) SAP
11 6 (1.56%) F5
12 5 (1.30%) Cisco
12 5 (1.30%) Sybase
12 5 (1.30%) Remedy
Lewes, East Sussex
Brewers
Rate: Salary circa £40k plus benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £375 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sandwich
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £18000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £275 - £300 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 17 days ago