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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 99 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing MySQL 199 182 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.18% 1.95% 2.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.75% 9.91% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 121 118
Median daily rate £371 £350 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +12.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £48.00 £19.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+152.63% -57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £19.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £19.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+71.05% -53.08%
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
1852 1837 1830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.27% 19.65% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1183 1131 1039
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 23 43
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -14.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 30 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
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 30 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 +12 42 £400 +23.07% 24
Hampshire -7 34 £360 -4.00% 30
East Sussex +17 30 £300 - 14
Berkshire -9 25 £400 +14.28% 19
Oxfordshire -19 19 £350 +1.81% 6
West Sussex -16 18 £371 +35.00% 4
Kent -3 17 £390 -21.01% 6
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £463 +45.09% 9
Middlesex 0 5 £360 +14.28%
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 177 (52.06%) Linux
2 122 (35.88%) PHP
3 119 (35.00%) HTML
4 117 (34.41%) CSS
5 107 (31.47%) JavaScript
6 88 (25.88%) SQL
7 81 (23.82%) Oracle
8 80 (23.53%) Java
9 74 (21.76%) Apache
10 71 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (18.82%) Unix
11 64 (18.82%) jQuery
12 63 (18.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 62 (18.24%) Web Services
13 62 (18.24%) Python
13 62 (18.24%) LAMP
14 61 (17.94%) Red Hat
15 56 (16.47%) Git (software)
16 48 (14.12%) VMware
17 45 (13.24%) Subversion
18 41 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
19 40 (11.76%) Web Development
20 39 (11.47%) Tomcat
20 39 (11.47%) XML
21 38 (11.18%) Security Cleared
21 38 (11.18%) Puppet
22 37 (10.88%) SC Cleared
23 36 (10.59%) High Availability
23 36 (10.59%) Perl
24 34 (10.00%) SQL Server

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 74 (21.76%) Apache
2 39 (11.47%) Tomcat
3 30 (8.82%) JBoss
4 25 (7.35%) nginx
5 20 (5.88%) Drupal
6 17 (5.00%) OpenStack
7 16 (4.71%) WebLogic
7 16 (4.71%) WordPress
8 14 (4.12%) CMS
9 12 (3.53%) Moodle
10 11 (3.24%) Node.js
11 9 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (2.65%) WebSphere
12 8 (2.35%) Mule
13 7 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (2.06%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.76%) Apache Spark
14 6 (1.76%) Mule ESB
14 6 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (1.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.06%) MS Office
2 7 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (2.06%) SPSS
3 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.59%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.59%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.59%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Magento
2 6 (1.76%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Odoo
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.65%) SaaS
3 5 (1.47%) Bluemix
3 5 (1.47%) IaaS
3 5 (1.47%) PaaS
4 3 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.59%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.59%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) Heroku
6 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.94%) Fibre Channel
1 27 (7.94%) SAN
2 19 (5.59%) DNS
2 19 (5.59%) HTTP
3 17 (5.00%) LDAP
4 15 (4.41%) SSL
5 13 (3.82%) SMTP
6 12 (3.53%) Firewall
7 9 (2.65%) Internet
8 7 (2.06%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.76%) Network Security
9 6 (1.76%) Wireshark
10 5 (1.47%) SSH
11 4 (1.18%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.18%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (0.88%) Converged Networks
12 3 (0.88%) SNMP
13 2 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.59%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (6.47%) MongoDB
4 20 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.59%) VLDB
6 18 (5.29%) Oracle Database
7 17 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.12%) MariaDB
9 13 (3.82%) OLTP
10 12 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (3.24%) Big Data
12 9 (2.65%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.65%) Hadoop
13 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.76%) Redis
14 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (1.47%) DB2
16 4 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 56 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 45 (13.24%) Subversion
3 21 (6.18%) Maven
4 20 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.71%) JIRA
6 15 (4.41%) Eclipse
7 14 (4.12%) PHPUnit
8 10 (2.94%) Ant
8 10 (2.94%) JUnit
9 8 (2.35%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (2.06%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.76%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.76%) Selenium
12 5 (1.47%) RSpec
13 4 (1.18%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.88%) GitLab
14 3 (0.88%) Grunt
14 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (3.24%) Retail
2 9 (2.65%) Finance
3 6 (1.76%) Advertising
4 5 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.18%) Banking
6 3 (0.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.59%) Marketing
7 2 (0.59%) Military
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (48.24%) Developer
2 74 (21.76%) PHP Developer
3 47 (13.82%) Administrator
4 26 (7.65%) DBA
4 26 (7.65%) Unix Administrator
5 25 (7.35%) Java Developer
6 21 (6.18%) MySQL Developer
6 21 (6.18%) Senior Developer
6 21 (6.18%) Support Engineer
7 20 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 16 (4.71%) Applications Engineer
9 15 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (4.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 14 (4.12%) Applications Support
10 14 (4.12%) Applications Support Engineer
10 14 (4.12%) Architect
10 14 (4.12%) HTML Developer
11 12 (3.53%) Analyst
11 12 (3.53%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (35.00%) HTML
2 117 (34.41%) CSS
3 64 (18.82%) jQuery
4 62 (18.24%) LAMP
4 62 (18.24%) Web Services
5 39 (11.47%) XML
6 29 (8.53%) HTML5
7 26 (7.65%) SOAP
7 26 (7.65%) Spring
8 25 (7.35%) JSON
8 25 (7.35%) Symfony
9 23 (6.76%) REST
10 22 (6.47%) Ajax
11 21 (6.18%) CSS3
12 20 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 20 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (5.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (5.00%) Hibernate
14 17 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
15 16 (4.71%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.06%) EMC VMAX
2 22 (6.47%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.41%) Replication
4 14 (4.12%) Clustering
5 13 (3.82%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.53%) PKI
7 10 (2.94%) Cryptography
8 9 (2.65%) Statistics
9 7 (2.06%) User Experience
10 6 (1.76%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.47%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.47%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.88%) Blog
12 3 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 177 (52.06%) Linux
2 64 (18.82%) Unix
3 63 (18.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (9.12%) Windows
5 30 (8.82%) Solaris
6 15 (4.41%) CentOS
6 15 (4.41%) Ubuntu
7 13 (3.82%) Debian
8 8 (2.35%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.47%) AIX
10 5 (1.47%) Android
10 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.18%) SUSE
11 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.88%) Fedora
12 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (11.76%) Web Development
3 36 (10.59%) High Availability
4 32 (9.41%) Scrum
5 30 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 30 (8.82%) MVC
6 28 (8.24%) Open Source
7 27 (7.94%) DevOps
8 25 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (7.06%) E-Commerce
9 24 (7.06%) OO
10 23 (6.76%) OOP
11 20 (5.88%) TDD
12 19 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (4.41%) Project Management
13 15 (4.41%) UML
14 14 (4.12%) ITIL
15 13 (3.82%) Data Modelling
16 12 (3.53%) ERP
16 12 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 122 (35.88%) PHP
2 107 (31.47%) JavaScript
3 88 (25.88%) SQL
4 80 (23.53%) Java
5 62 (18.24%) Python
6 36 (10.59%) Perl
7 31 (9.12%) Ruby
8 20 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 15 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.82%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.94%) PHP 5
11 10 (2.94%) VBA
12 7 (2.06%) R
12 7 (2.06%) Scala
13 6 (1.76%) C#
13 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.76%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.76%) VB
14 5 (1.47%) AWK
14 5 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (11.18%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.88%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.47%) Degree
4 9 (2.65%) OCP
4 9 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.88%) CCNP
7 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.59%) CCNA
8 2 (0.59%) VCAP
9 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.65%) GlusterFS
3 25 (7.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 16 (4.71%) Squid
5 14 (4.12%) Active Directory
5 14 (4.12%) qmail
6 12 (3.53%) vSphere
7 11 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (1.76%) Docker
9 4 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.18%) KVM
9 4 (1.18%) Varnish
10 3 (0.88%) NFS
10 3 (0.88%) SpamAssassin
10 3 (0.88%) vCloud
10 3 (0.88%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.59%) Firmware
11 2 (0.59%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.59%) Gluster
11 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (11.18%) Puppet
2 28 (8.24%) Ansible
3 27 (7.94%) Red Hat Satellite
4 26 (7.65%) NetBackup
5 24 (7.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 21 (6.18%) Nagios
6 21 (6.18%) Oracle ZFS
7 17 (5.00%) Cacti
8 16 (4.71%) logstash
9 14 (4.12%) Graphite
9 14 (4.12%) ZABBIX
10 13 (3.82%) collectd
10 13 (3.82%) Ganglia
11 11 (3.24%) Data Guard
12 10 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (1.18%) yum
14 4 (1.18%) Zenoss
15 3 (0.88%) Capistrano
15 3 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 81 (23.82%) Oracle
2 61 (17.94%) Red Hat
3 48 (14.12%) VMware
4 29 (8.53%) Veritas
5 25 (7.35%) EMC
6 24 (7.06%) Brocade
6 24 (7.06%) StorageTek
7 21 (6.18%) Sun
8 18 (5.29%) Microsoft
8 18 (5.29%) Zend
9 15 (4.41%) IBM
9 15 (4.41%) Splunk
10 11 (3.24%) Cisco
11 8 (2.35%) hybris
12 7 (2.06%) HP
12 7 (2.06%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.47%) ATG
13 5 (1.47%) Cognos
13 5 (1.47%) SAP
13 5 (1.47%) Tableau
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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