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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 116 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 143 179 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 2.13% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.29% 10.71% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 80 90
Average daily rate
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£310 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £237 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 5
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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
1540 1672 1430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.79% 19.85% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 838 787
Average daily rate £370 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 35
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.92 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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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 -2 47 £300 -7.69% 30
Hampshire -19 27 £293 -23.77% 39
Surrey -20 25 £350 - 17
Oxfordshire -14 21 £264 -15.60% 17
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £275 -9.83% 11
East Sussex -29 7 £310 +55.00% 16
Middlesex +3 2 £338 -26.63% 2
Kent -10 1 - - 11
West Sussex -14 1 - - 5
Isle of Wight - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 189 (53.24%) PHP
2 157 (44.23%) HTML
3 155 (43.66%) Linux
4 150 (42.25%) JavaScript
5 146 (41.13%) CSS
6 107 (30.14%) Apache
7 91 (25.63%) jQuery
8 86 (24.23%) SQL
9 79 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
10 76 (21.41%) Java
11 74 (20.85%) UNIX
12 73 (20.56%) Oracle
13 70 (19.72%) Git (software)
14 58 (16.34%) MVC
14 58 (16.34%) PostgreSQL
15 56 (15.77%) Windows
16 55 (15.49%) Subversion
17 54 (15.21%) XML
18 52 (14.65%) HTML5
19 51 (14.37%) Ajax
19 51 (14.37%) LAMP
20 45 (12.68%) CMS
21 44 (12.39%) Microsoft
22 42 (11.83%) Python
23 41 (11.55%) Open Source
24 40 (11.27%) Spring
24 40 (11.27%) Tomcat
25 39 (10.99%) Red Hat
26 38 (10.70%) SOAP
26 38 (10.70%) SQL Server

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 107 (30.14%) Apache
2 45 (12.68%) CMS
3 40 (11.27%) Tomcat
4 32 (9.01%) Drupal
5 31 (8.73%) WordPress
6 14 (3.94%) IIS
7 11 (3.10%) Alfresco
7 11 (3.10%) uWSGI
8 8 (2.25%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.25%) JBoss
9 7 (1.97%) Node.js
9 7 (1.97%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.69%) Confluence
11 5 (1.41%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.41%) nginx
12 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.85%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 15 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.38%) Photoshop
3 11 (3.10%) MS Office
4 8 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.97%) Magento
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Tridion
4 1 (0.28%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.28%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.25%) SaaS
3 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.85%) OpenShift
3 3 (0.85%) Route 53
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.30%) Internet
2 20 (5.63%) DNS
3 14 (3.94%) SSL
4 11 (3.10%) HTTP
4 11 (3.10%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.25%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (1.97%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.97%) 2G
6 7 (1.97%) 3G
7 6 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (1.69%) VoIP
8 5 (1.41%) SNMP
8 5 (1.41%) DHCP
8 5 (1.41%) Telnet
8 5 (1.41%) Intranet
8 5 (1.41%) Firewall
8 5 (1.41%) LTE
9 4 (1.13%) IMAP
9 4 (1.13%) SMTP
9 4 (1.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.34%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (10.70%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.35%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.10%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.85%) Informix
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.85%) MS Access
9 3 (0.85%) DB2
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.56%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.56%) BaseX
10 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 70 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 55 (15.49%) Subversion
3 32 (9.01%) Jenkins
4 30 (8.45%) Eclipse
5 29 (8.17%) Maven
6 23 (6.48%) JIRA
7 15 (4.23%) Selenium
8 13 (3.66%) JUnit
9 9 (2.54%) Ant
9 9 (2.54%) PHPUnit
10 8 (2.25%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.97%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.69%) Mockito
12 6 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.41%) Xdebug
14 4 (1.13%) SpecFlow
14 4 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.13%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 31 (8.73%) Marketing
2 30 (8.45%) Finance
3 28 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.66%) Publishing
5 9 (2.54%) Electronics
6 8 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.41%) Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 220 (61.97%) Developer
2 94 (26.48%) PHP Developer
3 35 (9.86%) Java Developer
4 24 (6.76%) Web Developer
5 22 (6.20%) Architect
6 20 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (5.07%) Front-End Developer
8 15 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (3.66%) PHP Web Developer
10 12 (3.38%) Consultant
11 11 (3.10%) Administrator
12 10 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 9 (2.54%) Senior Developer
13 9 (2.54%) WordPress Developer
14 8 (2.25%) Linux Consultant
14 8 (2.25%) Linux Administrator
15 7 (1.97%) Database Developer
15 7 (1.97%) Programmer
15 7 (1.97%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (44.23%) HTML
2 146 (41.13%) CSS
3 91 (25.63%) jQuery
4 54 (15.21%) XML
5 52 (14.65%) HTML5
6 51 (14.37%) Ajax
6 51 (14.37%) LAMP
7 40 (11.27%) Spring
8 38 (10.70%) SOAP
9 37 (10.42%) CSS3
10 36 (10.14%) Web Services
11 35 (9.86%) Symfony
12 29 (8.17%) J2EE
13 28 (7.89%) JSON
14 27 (7.61%) Laravel
15 24 (6.76%) REST
16 23 (6.48%) .NET
17 22 (6.20%) JSP
17 22 (6.20%) Hibernate
18 19 (5.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.55%) Open Source
2 17 (4.79%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.82%) E-Learning
3 10 (2.82%) Clustering
4 9 (2.54%) User Experience
5 8 (2.25%) DTV
6 7 (1.97%) SCORM
6 7 (1.97%) HACMP
6 7 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.69%) Wiki
7 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.69%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.41%) PKI
8 5 (1.41%) CESG
9 4 (1.13%) Replication
9 4 (1.13%) W3C
9 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.13%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 155 (43.66%) Linux
2 74 (20.85%) UNIX
3 56 (15.77%) Windows
4 31 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.79%) Android
7 16 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (4.23%) Apple iOS
9 12 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (3.10%) Debian
11 10 (2.82%) CentOS
12 9 (2.54%) AIX
13 8 (2.25%) Solaris
14 5 (1.41%) Windows 7
14 5 (1.41%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.41%) Windows Phone
14 5 (1.41%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (16.34%) MVC
3 37 (10.42%) E-Commerce
4 33 (9.30%) OO
5 32 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (8.73%) Web Development
7 28 (7.89%) DevOps
8 27 (7.61%) Scrum
9 26 (7.32%) Project Management
10 24 (6.76%) Configuration Management
11 23 (6.48%) TDD
12 22 (6.20%) Software Engineering
13 21 (5.92%) Unit Testing
14 19 (5.35%) BDD
15 18 (5.07%) Automated Testing
15 18 (5.07%) ETL
16 17 (4.79%) OOP
17 16 (4.51%) OO PHP
17 16 (4.51%) Content Management
17 16 (4.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 189 (53.24%) PHP
2 150 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 86 (24.23%) SQL
4 76 (21.41%) Java
5 42 (11.83%) Python
6 30 (8.45%) Perl
7 28 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 20 (5.63%) PHP5
9 15 (4.23%) C#
10 12 (3.38%) C++
11 11 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.54%) Ruby
13 7 (1.97%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.69%) VB
15 5 (1.41%) VBScript
16 4 (1.13%) XPath
16 4 (1.13%) XQuery
17 3 (0.85%) C
18 2 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (6.20%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.35%) Degree
3 15 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.13%) RHCE
5 4 (1.13%) CCNA
6 3 (0.85%) ISEB
6 3 (0.85%) RHCA
6 3 (0.85%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) PhD
8 1 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.66%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) WCAG
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.66%) Shibboleth
3 9 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (1.41%) Firmware
5 5 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.85%) NFS
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.85%) Varnish
7 3 (0.85%) vSphere
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (7.61%) Puppet
2 13 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.69%) SCCM
4 5 (1.41%) Nagios
4 5 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.85%) Zenoss
5 3 (0.85%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.56%) Control-M
6 2 (0.56%) OpenView
7 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.28%) Salt
7 1 (0.28%) cPanel
Vendors
1 73 (20.56%) Oracle
2 44 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 39 (10.99%) Red Hat
4 28 (7.89%) Zend
5 24 (6.76%) VMware
6 11 (3.10%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.54%) SAP
7 9 (2.54%) IBM
7 9 (2.54%) Greenplum
8 7 (1.97%) Ericsson
8 7 (1.97%) hybris
9 6 (1.69%) Huawei
9 6 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 6 (1.69%) F5
9 6 (1.69%) Cisco
9 6 (1.69%) HP
9 6 (1.69%) Nortel
10 5 (1.41%) Sybase
10 5 (1.41%) Remedy
10 5 (1.41%) Veritas
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago