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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 93 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 202 197 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.15% 2.16% 1.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.72% 11.46% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 129 77
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £20.75 £50.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.50% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £27.40 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £55.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +120.00%
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
1884 1719 1576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.03% 18.84% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 980 850
Average daily rate £375 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 61
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +84.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.75 £17.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Oxfordshire +13 59 £375 +15.38% 25
Hampshire -34 36 £366 -2.28% 37
Buckinghamshire +15 22 £300 +5.26% 12
East Sussex -7 22 £270 -6.89% 12
Berkshire -8 19 £400 +21.21% 23
Surrey -17 16 £325 - 21
Kent +6 13 £500 +42.85% 6
West Sussex -18 11 £275 - 9
Middlesex -2 1 £315 +16.66% 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 170 (49.28%) JavaScript
2 168 (48.70%) PHP
3 160 (46.38%) HTML
4 142 (41.16%) CSS
5 114 (33.04%) Linux
6 112 (32.46%) SQL
7 102 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
8 97 (28.12%) Oracle
9 93 (26.96%) Java
10 80 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 75 (21.74%) jQuery
12 63 (18.26%) HTML5
13 62 (17.97%) Git (software)
14 57 (16.52%) Web Services
15 51 (14.78%) .NET
16 50 (14.49%) MVC
17 49 (14.20%) Scrum
17 49 (14.20%) Windows
18 48 (13.91%) XML
18 48 (13.91%) Apache
19 47 (13.62%) LAMP
20 45 (13.04%) CSS3
21 43 (12.46%) OOP
21 43 (12.46%) TDD
22 42 (12.17%) Perl
23 41 (11.88%) Relational Database
24 39 (11.30%) Python
24 39 (11.30%) PostgreSQL
24 39 (11.30%) Web Development
24 39 (11.30%) Zend

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 48 (13.91%) Apache
2 29 (8.41%) Drupal
3 27 (7.83%) CMS
4 24 (6.96%) Tomcat
5 22 (6.38%) JBoss
6 14 (4.06%) IIS
6 14 (4.06%) WordPress
7 13 (3.77%) Confluence
8 11 (3.19%) Node.js
8 11 (3.19%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (2.32%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.74%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.74%) nginx
12 4 (1.16%) Moodle
12 4 (1.16%) Lync
12 4 (1.16%) uWSGI
12 4 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.87%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 10 (2.90%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.58%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (5.51%) Magento
2 8 (2.32%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.29%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.90%) SaaS
3 6 (1.74%) GitHub
4 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.67%) HTTP
2 18 (5.22%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.35%) DNS
4 12 (3.48%) Internet
5 11 (3.19%) LDAP
6 10 (2.90%) Firewall
7 9 (2.61%) Intranet
8 7 (2.03%) SAN
8 7 (2.03%) VPN
9 4 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.87%) VLAN
10 3 (0.87%) DVB
10 3 (0.87%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.87%) LAN
10 3 (0.87%) WAN
11 2 (0.58%) VoIP
11 2 (0.58%) WLAN
11 2 (0.58%) SSL
11 2 (0.58%) Wireless
11 2 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.88%) Relational Database
3 39 (11.30%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (5.80%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.48%) Informix
6 11 (3.19%) DB2
6 11 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.90%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.03%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.45%) SSDT
11 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.16%) SQLite
12 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.87%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (17.97%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.01%) Subversion
3 31 (8.99%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.64%) JIRA
5 12 (3.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.90%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.61%) PHPUnit
7 9 (2.61%) Ant
8 8 (2.32%) Maven
8 8 (2.32%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.45%) JUnit
10 5 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (1.45%) WinDbg
10 5 (1.45%) Grunt
10 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.16%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.16%) Liquibase
General
1 29 (8.41%) Finance
2 25 (7.25%) Marketing
3 21 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.32%) Banking
5 7 (2.03%) Publishing
6 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.45%) Back Office
7 5 (1.45%) Electronics
7 5 (1.45%) Games
7 5 (1.45%) Retail
8 2 (0.58%) Advertising
8 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 227 (65.80%) Developer
2 78 (22.61%) PHP Developer
3 33 (9.57%) Java Developer
4 29 (8.41%) Web Developer
5 20 (5.80%) Architect
6 19 (5.51%) Magento Developer
7 18 (5.22%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.22%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (4.06%) Administrator
9 14 (4.06%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.77%) Analyst
10 13 (3.77%) PHP Web Developer
10 13 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
11 10 (2.90%) Data Architect
12 9 (2.61%) Software Engineer
12 9 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (2.61%) Support Engineer
12 9 (2.61%) LAMP Developer
12 9 (2.61%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (46.38%) HTML
2 142 (41.16%) CSS
3 75 (21.74%) jQuery
4 63 (18.26%) HTML5
5 57 (16.52%) Web Services
6 51 (14.78%) .NET
7 48 (13.91%) XML
8 47 (13.62%) LAMP
9 45 (13.04%) CSS3
10 37 (10.72%) SOAP
11 30 (8.70%) Ajax
12 27 (7.83%) AngularJS
13 25 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (7.25%) JSON
14 23 (6.67%) REST
15 20 (5.80%) XHTML
16 19 (5.51%) RESTful
16 19 (5.51%) Symfony
17 17 (4.93%) J2EE
17 17 (4.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.22%) Clustering
2 16 (4.64%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.77%) User Experience
4 12 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.48%) Replication
5 9 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.03%) HACMP
6 7 (2.03%) DTV
7 6 (1.74%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.16%) Wiki
9 4 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.16%) PKI
10 3 (0.87%) STB
10 3 (0.87%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 114 (33.04%) Linux
2 49 (14.20%) Windows
3 36 (10.43%) UNIX
4 13 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.48%) CentOS
6 11 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.90%) Solaris
8 9 (2.61%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.61%) Android
9 8 (2.32%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.03%) AIX
11 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.74%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.74%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.45%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (14.49%) MVC
3 49 (14.20%) Scrum
4 43 (12.46%) TDD
4 43 (12.46%) OOP
5 39 (11.30%) Web Development
6 38 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (10.72%) OO
8 35 (10.14%) SOA
9 28 (8.12%) E-Commerce
10 25 (7.25%) Software Engineering
11 24 (6.96%) DevOps
12 22 (6.38%) Open Source
13 21 (6.09%) BDD
14 17 (4.93%) Project Management
15 15 (4.35%) Data Modelling
15 15 (4.35%) ITIL
16 13 (3.77%) ETL
16 13 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (3.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (49.28%) JavaScript
2 168 (48.70%) PHP
3 112 (32.46%) SQL
4 93 (26.96%) Java
5 42 (12.17%) Perl
6 39 (11.30%) Python
7 32 (9.28%) C#
8 17 (4.93%) Ruby
8 17 (4.93%) PowerShell
9 15 (4.35%) C++
10 14 (4.06%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.77%) PHP5
12 12 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.90%) VB
14 7 (2.03%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.45%) C++/CLI
16 4 (1.16%) Scala
16 4 (1.16%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.16%) VBScript
16 4 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (7.54%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.90%) Degree
4 3 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) MCSA
5 1 (0.29%) CISSP
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) RHCE
5 1 (0.29%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.19%) QA
2 6 (1.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.58%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.58%) COBIT
3 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.61%) Hyper-V
2 9 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (2.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (2.03%) NFS
4 4 (1.16%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.87%) vSphere
6 2 (0.58%) Varnish
6 2 (0.58%) iptables
6 2 (0.58%) Samba
6 2 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.29%) Postfix
7 1 (0.29%) XenServer
7 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 28 (8.12%) Puppet
2 18 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.61%) Nagios
4 8 (2.32%) NetBackup
4 8 (2.32%) SCCM
5 7 (2.03%) OpenView
6 6 (1.74%) SCOM
7 5 (1.45%) OVSD
7 5 (1.45%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.16%) Control-M
9 3 (0.87%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.87%) Opsview
10 2 (0.58%) cPanel
10 2 (0.58%) Webmin
10 2 (0.58%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.58%) Plesk
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.58%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 97 (28.12%) Oracle
2 39 (11.30%) Zend
3 38 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.38%) VMware
5 19 (5.51%) Red Hat
6 12 (3.48%) webMethods
6 12 (3.48%) HP
6 12 (3.48%) IBM
7 10 (2.90%) Progress
8 7 (2.03%) SAP
8 7 (2.03%) Veritas
9 6 (1.74%) Sun
9 6 (1.74%) Perforce
9 6 (1.74%) Facebook
10 5 (1.45%) Talend
10 5 (1.45%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.45%) Symantec
11 4 (1.16%) Akamai
11 4 (1.16%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.16%) Cisco
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Mason Frank
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago