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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 73 69 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Contract jobs citing MySQL 207 239 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.23% 2.74% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.71% 12.98% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 121 86
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
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
1629 1841 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.55% 21.08% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 994 881
Average daily rate £350 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 49
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £13.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.05 £45.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
Surrey +28 54 £425 +21.42% 25
Hampshire -17 46 £350 -12.50% 39
Berkshire -42 36 £325 - 14
Oxfordshire 0 29 £323 -0.76% 31
Kent +6 13 £388 +46.22% 8
Buckinghamshire -5 10 £350 +21.73% 17
East Sussex -22 8 £250 -31.03% 8
West Sussex +3 5 £306 +6.52% 1
Home Counties - 5 £413 -
Middlesex +5 3 £270 -16.92% 3
Thames Valley - 1 £450 -
Sussex - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 219 (54.21%) PHP
2 197 (48.76%) Linux
3 175 (43.32%) HTML
4 169 (41.83%) CSS
5 159 (39.36%) JavaScript
6 121 (29.95%) Apache
7 119 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
8 98 (24.26%) jQuery
9 83 (20.54%) Java
10 82 (20.30%) SQL
10 82 (20.30%) MVC
11 80 (19.80%) UNIX
12 79 (19.55%) Ajax
13 74 (18.32%) Oracle
14 72 (17.82%) XML
15 69 (17.08%) Subversion
16 68 (16.83%) OO
17 67 (16.58%) SQL Server
18 55 (13.61%) LAMP
19 54 (13.37%) E-Commerce
20 53 (13.12%) Scrum
21 52 (12.87%) Windows
22 51 (12.62%) TDD
23 50 (12.38%) Git (software)
24 47 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
25 45 (11.14%) Spring
26 43 (10.64%) Open Source
26 43 (10.64%) Red Hat
26 43 (10.64%) Microsoft
27 41 (10.15%) OOP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 121 (29.95%) Apache
2 36 (8.91%) CMS
2 36 (8.91%) Tomcat
3 22 (5.45%) WordPress
3 22 (5.45%) IIS
4 21 (5.20%) Drupal
5 18 (4.46%) Confluence
6 12 (2.97%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.98%) Joomla!
8 7 (1.73%) nginx
8 7 (1.73%) ColdFusion
9 6 (1.49%) Mule
10 5 (1.24%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.99%) uWSGI
11 4 (0.99%) Node.js
12 3 (0.74%) Moodle
13 2 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
13 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.50%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 30 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.23%) MS Office
2 9 (2.23%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.98%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Maya
4 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.99%) Magento
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.25%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.72%) SaaS
2 9 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.24%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) Route 53
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.18%) Internet
2 20 (4.95%) DNS
3 17 (4.21%) HTTP
4 12 (2.97%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.23%) Telnet
6 8 (1.98%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (1.98%) FTP
7 7 (1.73%) VoIP
7 7 (1.73%) SSL
7 7 (1.73%) 2G
7 7 (1.73%) 3G
7 7 (1.73%) Firewall
8 6 (1.49%) SNMP
9 5 (1.24%) LTE
9 5 (1.24%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (1.24%) DHCP
10 4 (0.99%) Intranet
10 4 (0.99%) WAN
10 4 (0.99%) LAN
10 4 (0.99%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (7.43%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.70%) Big Data
5 17 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.71%) NoSQL
7 14 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.22%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.48%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.49%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.49%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.50%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 69 (17.08%) Subversion
2 50 (12.38%) Git (software)
3 29 (7.18%) JIRA
4 24 (5.94%) Jenkins
5 23 (5.69%) JUnit
6 19 (4.70%) PHPUnit
7 18 (4.46%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.72%) Maven
8 11 (2.72%) Selenium
9 6 (1.49%) IntelliJ
9 6 (1.49%) Ant
9 6 (1.49%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.24%) Mockito
10 5 (1.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.24%) Hudson
11 4 (0.99%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.50%) Ranorex
13 2 (0.50%) Capybara
General
1 36 (8.91%) Telecoms
2 20 (4.95%) Marketing
2 20 (4.95%) Finance
3 8 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.73%) Electronics
5 6 (1.49%) Advertising
6 3 (0.74%) Retail
6 3 (0.74%) Games
6 3 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 267 (66.09%) Developer
2 100 (24.75%) PHP Developer
3 38 (9.41%) Web Developer
4 32 (7.92%) Java Developer
5 22 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 21 (5.20%) Front-End Developer
7 18 (4.46%) DBA
8 17 (4.21%) Hybris Developer
9 16 (3.96%) PHP Web Developer
10 15 (3.71%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (3.71%) Architect
11 14 (3.47%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 14 (3.47%) Software Developer
11 14 (3.47%) Administrator
12 13 (3.22%) Security Engineer
12 13 (3.22%) Programmer
13 11 (2.72%) Front-End Web Developer
14 10 (2.48%) Tester
14 10 (2.48%) Support Engineer
14 10 (2.48%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (43.32%) HTML
2 169 (41.83%) CSS
3 98 (24.26%) jQuery
4 79 (19.55%) Ajax
5 72 (17.82%) XML
6 55 (13.61%) LAMP
7 45 (11.14%) Spring
8 40 (9.90%) SOAP
9 38 (9.41%) HTML5
10 35 (8.66%) Symfony
11 32 (7.92%) JSP
11 32 (7.92%) Web Services
12 31 (7.67%) CSS3
13 24 (5.94%) J2EE
14 23 (5.69%) .NET
15 21 (5.20%) Spring MVC
16 17 (4.21%) XSD
16 17 (4.21%) Laravel
17 16 (3.96%) Backbone.js
18 15 (3.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.64%) Open Source
2 15 (3.71%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.23%) User Experience
4 7 (1.73%) Data Integration
4 7 (1.73%) Learning Management System
4 7 (1.73%) E-Learning
4 7 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.49%) DTV
5 6 (1.49%) Statistics
6 5 (1.24%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.24%) Clustering
6 5 (1.24%) SCORM
6 5 (1.24%) HACMP
7 4 (0.99%) Replication
8 3 (0.74%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.74%) Social Media
8 3 (0.74%) W3C
8 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 197 (48.76%) Linux
2 80 (19.80%) UNIX
3 52 (12.87%) Windows
4 38 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (7.18%) Apple iOS
6 23 (5.69%) Android
7 14 (3.47%) Debian
7 14 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.97%) Solaris
9 11 (2.72%) CentOS
10 10 (2.48%) AIX
11 9 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.23%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.98%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.25%) OS/400
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (20.30%) MVC
3 68 (16.83%) OO
4 54 (13.37%) E-Commerce
5 53 (13.12%) Scrum
6 51 (12.62%) TDD
7 41 (10.15%) OOP
8 38 (9.41%) Web Development
9 36 (8.91%) Unit Testing
10 25 (6.19%) BDD
11 24 (5.94%) OO PHP
12 23 (5.69%) ETL
12 23 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (4.95%) DevOps
14 19 (4.70%) Data Modelling
15 17 (4.21%) B2C
15 17 (4.21%) Validation
15 17 (4.21%) Software Engineering
15 17 (4.21%) Integration Testing
16 15 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 219 (54.21%) PHP
2 159 (39.36%) JavaScript
3 83 (20.54%) Java
4 82 (20.30%) SQL
5 39 (9.65%) Python
6 38 (9.41%) PHP5
7 36 (8.91%) Perl
8 32 (7.92%) Ruby
9 26 (6.44%) C#
10 24 (5.94%) Bash Shell
11 22 (5.45%) C++
12 19 (4.70%) C
12 19 (4.70%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.48%) Groovy
14 7 (1.73%) Scala
15 6 (1.49%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.49%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.24%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.74%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 18 (4.46%) Degree
2 17 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.22%) CISSP
4 11 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.99%) CCNA
6 4 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.74%) MCSA
8 2 (0.50%) RHCE
8 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.49%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) WCAG
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.22%) Snort
3 7 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.49%) Shibboleth
5 5 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.99%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.74%) Varnish
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.74%) KVM
8 2 (0.50%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.50%) NFS
8 2 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (6.19%) Puppet
2 11 (2.72%) Nagios
3 8 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.98%) YUM
4 5 (1.24%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.74%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.50%) Cacti
6 2 (0.50%) Plesk
7 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.25%) Munin
7 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.25%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.25%) Rsyslog
7 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 74 (18.32%) Oracle
2 43 (10.64%) Red Hat
2 43 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 34 (8.42%) Zend
4 19 (4.70%) VMware
5 18 (4.46%) hybris
6 10 (2.48%) Business Objects
6 10 (2.48%) JBoss
7 9 (2.23%) SAP
7 9 (2.23%) Cisco
8 8 (1.98%) Greenplum
9 7 (1.73%) Ericsson
9 7 (1.73%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.49%) Juniper
10 6 (1.49%) Nortel
10 6 (1.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 6 (1.49%) Huawei
11 5 (1.24%) IBM
12 4 (0.99%) Veritas
13 3 (0.74%) Sybase
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