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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 135 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 134 156 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.76% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.63% 9.38% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 76 78
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £11.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -20.00%
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
1553 1664 1434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.85% 18.79% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 873 729
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 54
Average hourly rate £39.50 £23.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.73% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Berkshire +16 48 £300 +0.84% 27
Hampshire -20 25 £283 -13.07% 30
Oxfordshire -3 23 £256 +23.49% 18
Surrey -32 17 £350 +9.37% 28
Buckinghamshire +6 16 £331 +8.60% 12
East Sussex -9 7 £310 +55.97% 11
Kent -15 1 - - 9
Middlesex - 1 £350 - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 5
Isle of Wight - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 164 (50.77%) PHP
2 137 (42.41%) Linux
3 134 (41.49%) HTML
4 125 (38.70%) CSS
5 124 (38.39%) JavaScript
6 87 (26.93%) SQL
6 87 (26.93%) Apache
7 80 (24.77%) Oracle
8 76 (23.53%) Java
9 74 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (22.91%) jQuery
10 64 (19.81%) Git (software)
11 58 (17.96%) UNIX
11 58 (17.96%) Windows
12 57 (17.65%) HTML5
13 56 (17.34%) PostgreSQL
14 53 (16.41%) LAMP
15 49 (15.17%) XML
16 47 (14.55%) MVC
17 46 (14.24%) CSS3
18 44 (13.62%) Subversion
19 42 (13.00%) CMS
19 42 (13.00%) Microsoft
20 39 (12.07%) E-Commerce
21 37 (11.46%) SQL Server
21 37 (11.46%) Spring
21 37 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (11.46%) Open Source
22 36 (11.15%) Red Hat
23 35 (10.84%) Tomcat

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 87 (26.93%) Apache
2 42 (13.00%) CMS
3 35 (10.84%) Tomcat
4 30 (9.29%) Drupal
5 26 (8.05%) WordPress
6 15 (4.64%) IIS
7 11 (3.41%) Alfresco
7 11 (3.41%) uWSGI
8 9 (2.79%) Node.js
9 8 (2.48%) SharePoint
10 7 (2.17%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.86%) Confluence
11 6 (1.86%) JBoss
12 4 (1.24%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.93%) nginx
13 3 (0.93%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.62%) Moodle
14 2 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 13 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.79%) MS Office
3 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.17%) Magento
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) Tridion
4 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.31%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.17%) SaaS
3 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.93%) Route 53
3 3 (0.93%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.98%) Internet
2 19 (5.88%) DNS
3 14 (4.33%) HTTP
4 12 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.72%) SSL
5 7 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 6 (1.86%) Intranet
6 6 (1.86%) Firewall
6 6 (1.86%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (1.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (1.55%) 3G
7 5 (1.55%) 2G
7 5 (1.55%) VoIP
8 4 (1.24%) LDAP
8 4 (1.24%) SMTP
8 4 (1.24%) DHCP
8 4 (1.24%) IPv6
8 4 (1.24%) IMAP
9 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.34%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 23 (7.12%) Oracle Database
4 22 (6.81%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.19%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (3.41%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.79%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.17%) Informix
12 3 (0.93%) DB2
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.93%) MS Access
12 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.62%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 64 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.62%) Subversion
3 32 (9.91%) Jenkins
4 25 (7.74%) Maven
4 25 (7.74%) Eclipse
5 20 (6.19%) JIRA
6 12 (3.72%) Selenium
7 10 (3.10%) JUnit
7 10 (3.10%) PHPUnit
8 9 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.17%) Ant
11 5 (1.55%) Xdebug
12 4 (1.24%) Mockito
12 4 (1.24%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.24%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.24%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.93%) StarTeam
13 3 (0.93%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 30 (9.29%) Finance
2 29 (8.98%) Marketing
3 23 (7.12%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.33%) Publishing
5 8 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.48%) Electronics
6 5 (1.55%) Back Office
6 5 (1.55%) Banking
7 4 (1.24%) Retail
8 3 (0.93%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.62%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (56.66%) Developer
2 73 (22.60%) PHP Developer
3 32 (9.91%) Java Developer
4 27 (8.36%) Architect
5 25 (7.74%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 19 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 12 (3.72%) Consultant
7 12 (3.72%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (3.41%) Administrator
8 11 (3.41%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (2.79%) Support Engineer
9 9 (2.79%) Senior Developer
10 8 (2.48%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (2.48%) Linux Consultant
10 8 (2.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (2.17%) WordPress Developer
11 7 (2.17%) LAMP Developer
11 7 (2.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (41.49%) HTML
2 125 (38.70%) CSS
3 74 (22.91%) jQuery
4 57 (17.65%) HTML5
5 53 (16.41%) LAMP
6 49 (15.17%) XML
7 46 (14.24%) CSS3
8 37 (11.46%) Spring
9 34 (10.53%) Ajax
10 33 (10.22%) SOAP
10 33 (10.22%) .NET
11 30 (9.29%) Web Services
12 29 (8.98%) JSON
13 27 (8.36%) J2EE
14 25 (7.74%) REST
15 21 (6.50%) Hibernate
16 19 (5.88%) Symfony
17 18 (5.57%) XHTML
17 18 (5.57%) JSP
18 16 (4.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.46%) Open Source
2 17 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.10%) Clustering
4 8 (2.48%) DTV
4 8 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.17%) User Experience
5 7 (2.17%) Wiki
5 7 (2.17%) PKI
6 6 (1.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.55%) Replication
7 5 (1.55%) CESG
7 5 (1.55%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.55%) HACMP
8 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.24%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.24%) iDTV
9 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 137 (42.41%) Linux
2 58 (17.96%) UNIX
2 58 (17.96%) Windows
3 25 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (6.50%) Android
4 21 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (4.95%) Apple iOS
6 14 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.72%) CentOS
8 6 (1.86%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.86%) AIX
9 5 (1.55%) Solaris
9 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.55%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (1.55%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.24%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.24%) Debian
11 3 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (14.55%) MVC
3 39 (12.07%) E-Commerce
4 37 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (9.91%) DevOps
6 31 (9.60%) Web Development
7 30 (9.29%) Scrum
8 25 (7.74%) Project Management
9 24 (7.43%) OO
10 22 (6.81%) Configuration Management
11 20 (6.19%) OOP
12 19 (5.88%) Automated Testing
13 18 (5.57%) Software Engineering
13 18 (5.57%) Unit Testing
14 17 (5.26%) SOA
15 15 (4.64%) ETL
15 15 (4.64%) TDD
16 12 (3.72%) Workflow
16 12 (3.72%) Integration Testing
16 12 (3.72%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 164 (50.77%) PHP
2 124 (38.39%) JavaScript
3 87 (26.93%) SQL
4 76 (23.53%) Java
5 33 (10.22%) Python
6 29 (8.98%) Perl
7 22 (6.81%) Shell Script
8 15 (4.64%) C#
9 12 (3.72%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.41%) PHP5
11 10 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.79%) C++
12 9 (2.79%) VB
13 8 (2.48%) Ruby
14 7 (2.17%) VBScript
14 7 (2.17%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.24%) XQuery
15 4 (1.24%) XPath
16 2 (0.62%) Groovy
16 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.64%) Degree
3 13 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.86%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.24%) CCNA
5 4 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.24%) RHCE
6 3 (0.93%) RHCA
6 3 (0.93%) ISEB
6 3 (0.93%) VCP4
6 3 (0.93%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) MCITP
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.72%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.41%) Shibboleth
4 5 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.55%) Firmware
4 5 (1.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.62%) Postfix
7 2 (0.62%) NFS
7 2 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.62%) Varnish
8 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.31%) XenServer
8 1 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (8.05%) Puppet
2 15 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.17%) Nagios
3 7 (2.17%) SCCM
4 5 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.93%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.93%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.62%) OpenView
6 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.62%) Salt
6 2 (0.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.62%) Control-M
7 1 (0.31%) AppManager
7 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.31%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 80 (24.77%) Oracle
2 42 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.15%) Red Hat
4 26 (8.05%) VMware
5 19 (5.88%) Zend
6 9 (2.79%) SAP
6 9 (2.79%) IBM
7 8 (2.48%) Business Objects
8 7 (2.17%) webMethods
8 7 (2.17%) hybris
9 6 (1.86%) Greenplum
9 6 (1.86%) F5
9 6 (1.86%) Cisco
9 6 (1.86%) HP
10 5 (1.55%) Sybase
10 5 (1.55%) Remedy
10 5 (1.55%) Ericsson
11 4 (1.24%) Symantec
11 4 (1.24%) Nortel
11 4 (1.24%) Splunk
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 3 days ago
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Atech Support
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