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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 95 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 179 183 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.98% 2.04% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.77% 10.91% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 116 72
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +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
1662 1677 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 18.67% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 953 863
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 56
Average hourly rate £25.00 £43.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Hampshire -16 40 £375 +11.11% 31
Oxfordshire +1 38 £363 +16.93% 36
Berkshire -4 24 £350 +6.06% 23
Surrey +5 23 £325 -10.34% 25
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £319 +15.90% 15
East Sussex -15 14 £300 +8.10% 14
Kent +8 11 £494 +58.00% 8
West Sussex -22 9 £275 -8.33% 6
Middlesex +4 1 £315 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 156 (50.32%) PHP
2 134 (43.23%) HTML
2 134 (43.23%) JavaScript
3 122 (39.35%) CSS
4 113 (36.45%) Linux
5 89 (28.71%) SQL
6 78 (25.16%) Oracle
7 74 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (23.23%) Java
9 56 (18.06%) Apache
10 54 (17.42%) SQL Server
10 54 (17.42%) jQuery
11 50 (16.13%) Git (software)
11 50 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
11 50 (16.13%) MVC
12 48 (15.48%) HTML5
13 47 (15.16%) Windows
14 45 (14.52%) Python
15 44 (14.19%) .NET
16 41 (13.23%) UNIX
17 39 (12.58%) LAMP
17 39 (12.58%) Subversion
18 37 (11.94%) Web Services
18 37 (11.94%) DevOps
19 36 (11.61%) Scrum
19 36 (11.61%) Puppet
20 35 (11.29%) OOP
20 35 (11.29%) Microsoft
20 35 (11.29%) Relational Database
21 33 (10.65%) CSS3

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 56 (18.06%) Apache
2 28 (9.03%) Drupal
2 28 (9.03%) CMS
3 15 (4.84%) WordPress
4 14 (4.52%) IIS
5 12 (3.87%) JBoss
5 12 (3.87%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.55%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.55%) uWSGI
7 10 (3.23%) Node.js
8 9 (2.90%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (2.26%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.61%) nginx
10 5 (1.61%) Moodle
11 4 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.29%) ExpressionEngine
11 4 (1.29%) Lync
12 3 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (5.16%) Magento
2 8 (2.58%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.97%) GitHub
4 2 (0.65%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.19%) DNS
3 10 (3.23%) HTTP
3 10 (3.23%) LDAP
4 9 (2.90%) Internet
5 8 (2.58%) Firewall
6 6 (1.94%) VPN
6 6 (1.94%) SAN
7 3 (0.97%) VLAN
7 3 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.97%) DVB
7 3 (0.97%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.97%) SSL
7 3 (0.97%) LAN
7 3 (0.97%) WAN
8 2 (0.65%) WLAN
8 2 (0.65%) Intranet
8 2 (0.65%) SSH
8 2 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 50 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.13%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.55%) DB2
6 10 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.90%) Informix
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.29%) SQLite
10 4 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.97%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.58%) Subversion
3 21 (6.77%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.90%) Ant
5 7 (2.26%) Maven
6 6 (1.94%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (1.94%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.61%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.29%) Artifactory
8 4 (1.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (1.29%) Xcode
9 3 (0.97%) DbUnit
9 3 (0.97%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.97%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.97%) JIRA
9 3 (0.97%) JMeter
General
1 27 (8.71%) Finance
2 17 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.48%) Marketing
3 7 (2.26%) Banking
4 5 (1.61%) Retail
4 5 (1.61%) Games
5 4 (1.29%) Back Office
5 4 (1.29%) Electronics
5 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.29%) Publishing
6 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 192 (61.94%) Developer
2 70 (22.58%) PHP Developer
3 25 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (7.42%) Web Developer
5 22 (7.10%) Java Developer
6 18 (5.81%) Architect
7 17 (5.48%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (4.84%) Magento Developer
9 14 (4.52%) .NET Developer
10 12 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (3.87%) Administrator
10 12 (3.87%) PHP Web Developer
11 11 (3.55%) Drupal Developer
11 11 (3.55%) Analyst
12 10 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (2.90%) LAMP Developer
13 9 (2.90%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.90%) Support Engineer
13 9 (2.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (43.23%) HTML
2 122 (39.35%) CSS
3 54 (17.42%) jQuery
4 48 (15.48%) HTML5
5 44 (14.19%) .NET
6 39 (12.58%) LAMP
7 37 (11.94%) Web Services
8 33 (10.65%) CSS3
9 31 (10.00%) XML
10 28 (9.03%) Ajax
11 23 (7.42%) SOAP
12 21 (6.77%) XHTML
13 18 (5.81%) ASP.NET
14 17 (5.48%) J2EE
14 17 (5.48%) Symfony
15 16 (5.16%) REST
16 15 (4.84%) AngularJS
17 12 (3.87%) JSON
18 11 (3.55%) .NET Framework
18 11 (3.55%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.48%) Clustering
2 13 (4.19%) User Experience
3 11 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.23%) Replication
5 7 (2.26%) Wiki
5 7 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.94%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.94%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.94%) HACMP
6 6 (1.94%) DTV
7 5 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.29%) PKI
8 4 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (0.97%) STB
9 3 (0.97%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 113 (36.45%) Linux
2 47 (15.16%) Windows
3 41 (13.23%) UNIX
4 14 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.87%) CentOS
6 10 (3.23%) Android
7 9 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.90%) Solaris
7 9 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.58%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.94%) AIX
11 5 (1.61%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.97%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (16.13%) MVC
3 37 (11.94%) DevOps
4 36 (11.61%) Scrum
5 35 (11.29%) OOP
6 31 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (9.35%) OO
8 27 (8.71%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.39%) E-Commerce
10 25 (8.06%) SOA
11 24 (7.74%) Web Development
12 23 (7.42%) Open Source
13 21 (6.77%) Project Management
14 18 (5.81%) TDD
15 13 (4.19%) Configuration Management
15 13 (4.19%) Mentoring
16 12 (3.87%) Data Modelling
16 12 (3.87%) ITIL
17 11 (3.55%) Automated Testing
17 11 (3.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 156 (50.32%) PHP
2 134 (43.23%) JavaScript
3 89 (28.71%) SQL
4 72 (23.23%) Java
5 45 (14.52%) Python
6 31 (10.00%) Perl
7 26 (8.39%) C#
8 21 (6.77%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.52%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.52%) PHP5
10 13 (4.19%) Ruby
11 12 (3.87%) T-SQL
12 11 (3.55%) VB
13 10 (3.23%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.90%) C++
15 5 (1.61%) VBScript
16 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.29%) C
16 4 (1.29%) XQuery
16 4 (1.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (7.74%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.55%) Degree
4 5 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) RHCE
6 2 (0.65%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.65%) CCNA
6 2 (0.65%) RHCA
7 1 (0.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.23%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.65%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) WAI
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.55%) Shibboleth
2 11 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.94%) NFS
4 6 (1.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.97%) vSphere
6 2 (0.65%) iptables
6 2 (0.65%) Firmware
6 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.65%) Samba
6 2 (0.65%) Varnish
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) Postfix
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (11.61%) Puppet
2 20 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.58%) Nagios
4 7 (2.26%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.94%) OpenView
5 6 (1.94%) SCCM
5 6 (1.94%) SCOM
6 5 (1.61%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.97%) OVSD
8 3 (0.97%) Control-M
8 3 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.97%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.65%) Salt
9 2 (0.65%) Opsview
9 2 (0.65%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.65%) cPanel
9 2 (0.65%) Webmin
9 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (25.16%) Oracle
2 35 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.35%) Zend
4 23 (7.42%) Red Hat
5 20 (6.45%) VMware
6 11 (3.55%) IBM
7 10 (3.23%) webMethods
8 9 (2.90%) HP
9 6 (1.94%) Facebook
9 6 (1.94%) SAP
9 6 (1.94%) Veritas
10 5 (1.61%) Symantec
10 5 (1.61%) Sun
11 4 (1.29%) Twitter
11 4 (1.29%) Appcelerator
11 4 (1.29%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.29%) Cisco
11 4 (1.29%) Adobe
11 4 (1.29%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.29%) SolarWinds
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