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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 115 126 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Contract jobs citing MySQL 190 153 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.54% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.74% 8.46% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 97 117
Median daily rate £365 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Median hourly rate £48.00 £28.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.91% -37.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £20.85 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.65 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+31.39% -46.91%
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
1950 1809 1847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.20% 18.17% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1102 1065
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 34 44
Median hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £48.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +14 38 £400 +20.75% 24
East Sussex +25 34 £300 +13.20% 20
Hampshire -5 27 £350 -6.66% 34
Berkshire -13 23 £400 +14.28% 21
Oxfordshire +7 20 £350 -6.66% 10
Kent -14 16 £415 -14.87% 7
West Sussex -15 16 £366 +33.18% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £460 +36.29% 8
Middlesex - 3 £400 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 162 (45.63%) Linux
2 141 (39.72%) HTML
3 140 (39.44%) PHP
4 137 (38.59%) CSS
5 122 (34.37%) JavaScript
6 92 (25.92%) SQL
7 84 (23.66%) jQuery
8 80 (22.54%) Oracle
8 80 (22.54%) Apache
9 73 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (20.00%) Java
11 64 (18.03%) Unix
11 64 (18.03%) LAMP
12 63 (17.75%) Git (software)
13 61 (17.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 58 (16.34%) Python
15 56 (15.77%) Web Services
15 56 (15.77%) Red Hat
16 51 (14.37%) Web Development
17 46 (12.96%) VMware
18 44 (12.39%) Subversion
19 42 (11.83%) SQL Server
20 39 (10.99%) XML
20 39 (10.99%) Tomcat
21 38 (10.70%) HTML5
22 37 (10.42%) Scrum
23 36 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
23 36 (10.14%) Puppet
24 35 (9.86%) Security Cleared
25 34 (9.58%) SC Cleared

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (22.54%) Apache
2 39 (10.99%) Tomcat
3 33 (9.30%) JBoss
4 24 (6.76%) Drupal
4 24 (6.76%) nginx
5 18 (5.07%) OpenStack
6 16 (4.51%) Moodle
6 16 (4.51%) WebLogic
7 15 (4.23%) CMS
8 14 (3.94%) WordPress
9 12 (3.38%) Node.js
10 10 (2.82%) WebSphere
11 9 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.97%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (1.41%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.41%) Apache Spark
15 4 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (1.13%) Confluence
15 4 (1.13%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.25%) SPSS
3 7 (1.97%) MS Office
3 7 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.56%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.56%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.56%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 15 (4.23%) Magento
2 6 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.28%) FastStats
4 1 (0.28%) Odoo
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.38%) SaaS
3 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.85%) IaaS
4 3 (0.85%) MailChimp
4 3 (0.85%) PaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.56%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.56%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Heroku
6 1 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.76%) Fibre Channel
1 24 (6.76%) SAN
2 19 (5.35%) DNS
2 19 (5.35%) HTTP
2 19 (5.35%) LDAP
3 15 (4.23%) SSL
4 13 (3.66%) SMTP
5 12 (3.38%) Firewall
6 7 (1.97%) Internet
6 7 (1.97%) Network Security
6 7 (1.97%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.69%) Wireshark
8 5 (1.41%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.41%) SSH
9 4 (1.13%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (1.13%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.85%) Converged Networks
10 3 (0.85%) SNMP
11 2 (0.56%) DVB
11 2 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.92%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.35%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.79%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.79%) VLDB
7 13 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.38%) OLTP
9 11 (3.10%) MariaDB
10 9 (2.54%) Big Data
11 8 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.25%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.97%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.69%) DB2
13 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.41%) Redis
15 4 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 63 (17.75%) Git (software)
2 44 (12.39%) Subversion
3 23 (6.48%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.63%) JIRA
5 19 (5.35%) Maven
6 15 (4.23%) Cucumber
7 14 (3.94%) PHPUnit
8 13 (3.66%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.66%) JUnit
9 12 (3.38%) RSpec
10 7 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (1.69%) Ant
11 6 (1.69%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.69%) Selenium
11 6 (1.69%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.13%) Grunt
12 4 (1.13%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.85%) NetBeans
13 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (3.38%) Retail
2 10 (2.82%) Finance
3 5 (1.41%) Advertising
3 5 (1.41%) Marketing
4 4 (1.13%) Banking
5 3 (0.85%) Automotive
5 3 (0.85%) Military
6 2 (0.56%) Billing
6 2 (0.56%) Games
6 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 184 (51.83%) Developer
2 87 (24.51%) PHP Developer
3 43 (12.11%) Administrator
4 26 (7.32%) DBA
4 26 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 23 (6.48%) Unix Administrator
5 23 (6.48%) Web Developer
6 22 (6.20%) Support Engineer
7 21 (5.92%) MySQL Developer
8 20 (5.63%) HTML Developer
8 20 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
8 20 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 18 (5.07%) Architect
9 18 (5.07%) HTML CSS Developer
10 16 (4.51%) Applications Engineer
10 16 (4.51%) Moodle Developer
10 16 (4.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 14 (3.94%) Analyst
11 14 (3.94%) Applications Support
11 14 (3.94%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (39.72%) HTML
2 137 (38.59%) CSS
3 84 (23.66%) jQuery
4 64 (18.03%) LAMP
5 56 (15.77%) Web Services
6 39 (10.99%) XML
7 38 (10.70%) HTML5
8 26 (7.32%) Ajax
8 26 (7.32%) SOAP
9 24 (6.76%) AngularJS
9 24 (6.76%) Symfony
10 23 (6.48%) Hibernate
10 23 (6.48%) Ruby on Rails
11 22 (6.20%) REST
11 22 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (5.92%) CSS3
12 21 (5.92%) JSON
12 21 (5.92%) Laravel
12 21 (5.92%) Spring
13 17 (4.79%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.92%) EMC VMAX
2 20 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.94%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.94%) Replication
5 13 (3.66%) Clustering
6 12 (3.38%) PKI
7 10 (2.82%) Cryptography
8 9 (2.54%) Statistics
9 7 (1.97%) Data Extraction
9 7 (1.97%) User Experience
10 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.41%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.41%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.13%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 162 (45.63%) Linux
2 64 (18.03%) Unix
3 61 (17.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (9.30%) Windows
5 27 (7.61%) Solaris
6 19 (5.35%) Ubuntu
7 16 (4.51%) CentOS
8 13 (3.66%) Debian
9 8 (2.25%) Windows Server
10 6 (1.69%) Android
10 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.41%) AIX
11 5 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.13%) SUSE
12 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.85%) Fedora
13 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (14.37%) Web Development
3 37 (10.42%) Scrum
4 34 (9.58%) High Availability
5 27 (7.61%) Configuration Management
6 26 (7.32%) MVC
7 25 (7.04%) Open Source
8 24 (6.76%) OO
9 23 (6.48%) DevOps
10 22 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (6.20%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.07%) Migration
12 17 (4.79%) OOP
13 15 (4.23%) TDD
14 14 (3.94%) OO PHP
14 14 (3.94%) Project Management
14 14 (3.94%) Unit Testing
15 13 (3.66%) ITIL
15 13 (3.66%) SDLC
15 13 (3.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 140 (39.44%) PHP
2 122 (34.37%) JavaScript
3 92 (25.92%) SQL
4 71 (20.00%) Java
5 58 (16.34%) Python
6 34 (9.58%) Ruby
7 33 (9.30%) Perl
8 19 (5.35%) Shell Script
9 13 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 13 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.38%) PHP 5
11 11 (3.10%) VBA
12 8 (2.25%) C#
12 8 (2.25%) R
13 7 (1.97%) C++
13 7 (1.97%) Scala
13 7 (1.97%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.69%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.41%) AWK
15 5 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 34 (9.58%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.48%) Degree
4 8 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.25%) OCP
4 8 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.41%) CCNP
6 4 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.85%) CCNA
7 3 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.38%) QA
2 5 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (6.48%) GlusterFS
3 22 (6.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (4.51%) Squid
5 14 (3.94%) qmail
6 13 (3.66%) Active Directory
7 12 (3.38%) vSphere
8 10 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.69%) Docker
10 4 (1.13%) KVM
10 4 (1.13%) Varnish
11 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.85%) NFS
11 3 (0.85%) SpamAssassin
11 3 (0.85%) vCloud
11 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.56%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.56%) Postfix
12 2 (0.56%) Samba
12 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (10.14%) Puppet
2 25 (7.04%) Ansible
3 24 (6.76%) Red Hat Satellite
4 23 (6.48%) NetBackup
5 21 (5.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 20 (5.63%) Nagios
7 19 (5.35%) Oracle ZFS
8 17 (4.79%) Cacti
9 15 (4.23%) logstash
10 14 (3.94%) Graphite
10 14 (3.94%) ZABBIX
11 13 (3.66%) collectd
11 13 (3.66%) Ganglia
12 10 (2.82%) Data Guard
13 9 (2.54%) Capistrano
13 9 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
15 4 (1.13%) yum
16 3 (0.85%) Backup Exec
16 3 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 80 (22.54%) Oracle
2 56 (15.77%) Red Hat
3 46 (12.96%) VMware
4 26 (7.32%) Veritas
5 23 (6.48%) EMC
6 21 (5.92%) Brocade
6 21 (5.92%) StorageTek
7 19 (5.35%) Sun
8 18 (5.07%) Microsoft
9 17 (4.79%) Zend
10 15 (4.23%) Splunk
11 12 (3.38%) IBM
12 11 (3.10%) Cisco
13 9 (2.54%) hybris
14 8 (2.25%) HP
15 7 (1.97%) SAP
16 5 (1.41%) ATG
16 5 (1.41%) Rackspace
17 4 (1.13%) ArcSight
17 4 (1.13%) Tableau
Kent
Networking People
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: ££ competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago