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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 74 77 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +36
Contract jobs citing MySQL 222 211 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.39% 2.38% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.80% 11.86% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 108 76
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £237 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.75 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.18% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +60.91%
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
1734 1779 1781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.69% 20.05% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 956 866
Average daily rate £350 £368 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 51
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.90 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MySQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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
Hampshire -8 61 £336 -15.93% 36
Surrey +33 55 £425 +21.42% 29
Berkshire -17 34 £325 -4.41% 29
Oxfordshire +10 29 £320 -5.18% 20
Kent +7 13 £388 - 5
East Sussex -7 13 £300 - 14
West Sussex +6 10 £288 - 4
Middlesex 0 6 £270 -20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £350 +36.58% 15
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 229 (56.40%) PHP
2 187 (46.06%) Linux
3 171 (42.12%) HTML
4 167 (41.13%) CSS
5 155 (38.18%) JavaScript
6 108 (26.60%) Apache
7 99 (24.38%) jQuery
8 82 (20.20%) MVC
9 80 (19.70%) Oracle
10 75 (18.47%) Java
11 72 (17.73%) OO
12 69 (17.00%) UNIX
13 67 (16.50%) XML
13 67 (16.50%) SQL
13 67 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (16.26%) Ajax
15 65 (16.01%) Subversion
15 65 (16.01%) SQL Server
16 57 (14.04%) LAMP
17 54 (13.30%) TDD
18 53 (13.05%) Git (software)
19 48 (11.82%) Scrum
20 47 (11.58%) E-Commerce
21 46 (11.33%) Windows
22 45 (11.08%) PHP5
23 44 (10.84%) OOP
23 44 (10.84%) Red Hat
24 43 (10.59%) Python
24 43 (10.59%) CMS
25 42 (10.34%) PostgreSQL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 108 (26.60%) Apache
2 43 (10.59%) CMS
3 31 (7.64%) Tomcat
4 23 (5.67%) Drupal
5 21 (5.17%) WordPress
6 18 (4.43%) IIS
7 15 (3.69%) Confluence
8 13 (3.20%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.96%) nginx
10 8 (1.97%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.48%) Mule
11 6 (1.48%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.23%) ColdFusion
12 5 (1.23%) Node.js
13 4 (0.99%) uWSGI
13 4 (0.99%) Moodle
14 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
14 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.49%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 27 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.25%) Maya
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.25%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.71%) SaaS
2 8 (1.97%) Rackspace Cloud
2 8 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.17%) Internet
2 16 (3.94%) HTTP
2 16 (3.94%) DNS
3 11 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.46%) Telnet
5 9 (2.22%) Firewall
6 8 (1.97%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (1.72%) SNMP
7 7 (1.72%) VoIP
7 7 (1.72%) 2G
7 7 (1.72%) 3G
8 6 (1.48%) DHCP
9 5 (1.23%) FTP
9 5 (1.23%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (1.23%) LTE
10 4 (0.99%) SSH
10 4 (0.99%) SAN
10 4 (0.99%) WAN
10 4 (0.99%) LAN
10 4 (0.99%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.01%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (7.39%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.68%) Big Data
5 18 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 16 (3.94%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.69%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.96%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.48%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.48%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 65 (16.01%) Subversion
2 53 (13.05%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 22 (5.42%) JIRA
5 19 (4.68%) PHPUnit
6 17 (4.19%) JUnit
7 9 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.22%) Selenium
8 7 (1.72%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.72%) Maven
9 5 (1.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.99%) Hudson
10 4 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.99%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.99%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.74%) Ant
11 3 (0.74%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.74%) Mockito
11 3 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.74%) Sublime Text
General
1 28 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 16 (3.94%) Finance
3 15 (3.69%) Marketing
4 6 (1.48%) Advertising
5 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.99%) Retail
7 3 (0.74%) Games
7 3 (0.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 270 (66.50%) Developer
2 112 (27.59%) PHP Developer
3 37 (9.11%) Web Developer
4 31 (7.64%) Java Developer
5 25 (6.16%) Senior Developer
6 19 (4.68%) Front-End Developer
7 18 (4.43%) PHP Web Developer
8 16 (3.94%) Administrator
9 15 (3.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 15 (3.69%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (3.45%) Software Developer
10 14 (3.45%) DBA
11 13 (3.20%) Architect
11 13 (3.20%) Security Engineer
11 13 (3.20%) Hybris Developer
12 12 (2.96%) Drupal Developer
13 11 (2.71%) .NET Developer
13 11 (2.71%) Programmer
13 11 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
14 10 (2.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (42.12%) HTML
2 167 (41.13%) CSS
3 99 (24.38%) jQuery
4 67 (16.50%) XML
5 66 (16.26%) Ajax
6 57 (14.04%) LAMP
7 40 (9.85%) HTML5
8 39 (9.61%) Spring
9 36 (8.87%) Symfony
10 35 (8.62%) SOAP
11 32 (7.88%) CSS3
12 28 (6.90%) Web Services
13 26 (6.40%) .NET
14 23 (5.67%) JSP
15 19 (4.68%) Spring MVC
16 18 (4.43%) J2EE
17 17 (4.19%) Hibernate
18 16 (3.94%) Laravel
19 15 (3.69%) Backbone.js
19 15 (3.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.10%) Open Source
2 14 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 7 (1.72%) Statistics
4 7 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.48%) Learning Management System
5 6 (1.48%) E-Learning
6 5 (1.23%) SCORM
6 5 (1.23%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.99%) W3C
7 4 (0.99%) Replication
7 4 (0.99%) Clustering
8 3 (0.74%) Social Media
8 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.74%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.74%) Xbox
9 2 (0.49%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 187 (46.06%) Linux
2 69 (17.00%) UNIX
3 46 (11.33%) Windows
4 37 (9.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (7.39%) Apple iOS
6 24 (5.91%) Android
7 17 (4.19%) Debian
8 12 (2.96%) Solaris
9 11 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (2.71%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (2.46%) CentOS
11 6 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.48%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) OS/400
12 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (20.20%) MVC
2 72 (17.73%) OO
3 67 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (13.30%) TDD
5 48 (11.82%) Scrum
6 47 (11.58%) E-Commerce
7 44 (10.84%) OOP
8 38 (9.36%) Web Development
9 32 (7.88%) Unit Testing
10 26 (6.40%) OO PHP
11 24 (5.91%) BDD
12 23 (5.67%) DevOps
12 23 (5.67%) ETL
13 21 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (4.93%) Data Modelling
15 18 (4.43%) Software Engineering
16 17 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (3.94%) Validation
18 15 (3.69%) Project Management
19 14 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (56.40%) PHP
2 155 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 75 (18.47%) Java
4 67 (16.50%) SQL
5 45 (11.08%) PHP5
6 43 (10.59%) Python
7 36 (8.87%) Ruby
8 34 (8.37%) Perl
9 29 (7.14%) C#
10 28 (6.90%) Bash Shell
11 21 (5.17%) C++
12 20 (4.93%) Shell Script
12 20 (4.93%) C
13 10 (2.46%) Groovy
14 7 (1.72%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.72%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.72%) Scala
15 6 (1.48%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.74%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 20 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.19%) Degree
3 13 (3.20%) CISSP
4 12 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.99%) RHCE
6 3 (0.74%) MCSA
6 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.74%) CCNA
7 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.48%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) WCAG
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.20%) Snort
3 6 (1.48%) Shibboleth
3 6 (1.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.74%) Varnish
5 3 (0.74%) KVM
6 2 (0.49%) Xen
6 2 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.49%) NFS
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 26 (6.40%) Puppet
2 18 (4.43%) Nagios
3 11 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.97%) YUM
5 7 (1.72%) Cacti
5 7 (1.72%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.23%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.49%) Plesk
7 2 (0.49%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.25%) Munin
8 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.25%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.25%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 80 (19.70%) Oracle
2 44 (10.84%) Red Hat
3 39 (9.61%) Microsoft
4 35 (8.62%) Zend
5 23 (5.67%) VMware
6 15 (3.69%) hybris
7 10 (2.46%) Rackspace
8 9 (2.22%) Cisco
8 9 (2.22%) Business Objects
9 8 (1.97%) Greenplum
10 7 (1.72%) Ericsson
11 6 (1.48%) Huawei
11 6 (1.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 6 (1.48%) JBoss
11 6 (1.48%) Nortel
12 4 (0.99%) Talend
12 4 (0.99%) Veritas
12 4 (0.99%) Juniper
12 4 (0.99%) SAP
13 3 (0.74%) Adobe
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