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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 96 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Contract jobs citing MySQL 202 211 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.13% 2.30% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.12% 12.27% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 127 101
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£308 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £23.75 £55.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.81% +126.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.84 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £55.00 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-68.18% +57.14%
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
1996 1720 1666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.01% 18.74% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1248 978 876
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £13.22 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.80 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Oxfordshire +11 54 £331 +1.92% 25
Hampshire -36 32 £350 +4.08% 25
East Sussex +2 31 £250 -16.66% 7
Berkshire -10 24 £350 +7.69% 27
Buckinghamshire +13 22 £300 +2.12% 21
Surrey -33 19 £320 -8.57% 28
Kent +1 12 £500 +73.91% 8
West Sussex -11 10 £250 -13.04% 6
Isle of Wight - 3 £250 -
Middlesex -7 1 £315 +16.66%
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 183 (51.55%) PHP
2 176 (49.58%) HTML
3 172 (48.45%) JavaScript
4 159 (44.79%) CSS
5 122 (34.37%) SQL
6 121 (34.08%) Linux
7 105 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
8 99 (27.89%) Oracle
9 95 (26.76%) jQuery
10 91 (25.63%) Java
11 84 (23.66%) SQL Server
12 71 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 68 (19.15%) HTML5
14 60 (16.90%) Web Services
15 52 (14.65%) Windows
15 52 (14.65%) Perl
15 52 (14.65%) Scrum
16 51 (14.37%) LAMP
16 51 (14.37%) Apache
17 48 (13.52%) .NET
18 47 (13.24%) XML
18 47 (13.24%) CSS3
19 46 (12.96%) OOP
20 45 (12.68%) OO
20 45 (12.68%) MVC
20 45 (12.68%) Subversion
21 44 (12.39%) TDD
22 40 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
22 40 (11.27%) Relational Database
22 40 (11.27%) Zend

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 51 (14.37%) Apache
2 40 (11.27%) Drupal
3 28 (7.89%) CMS
4 24 (6.76%) JBoss
5 23 (6.48%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.23%) IIS
7 13 (3.66%) WordPress
8 12 (3.38%) Confluence
9 10 (2.82%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.54%) Moodle
10 9 (2.54%) Node.js
10 9 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (2.25%) nginx
12 6 (1.69%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.69%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.13%) Lync
14 3 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.85%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (4.79%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.97%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 25 (7.04%) Magento
2 8 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.38%) GitHub
3 9 (2.54%) SaaS
4 4 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.20%) HTTP
2 16 (4.51%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.94%) DNS
4 12 (3.38%) Internet
5 11 (3.10%) LDAP
6 9 (2.54%) Firewall
7 8 (2.25%) SAN
8 7 (1.97%) Intranet
8 7 (1.97%) Radio Access Network
9 6 (1.69%) VPN
10 3 (0.85%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.85%) LAN
10 3 (0.85%) WAN
10 3 (0.85%) DVB
10 3 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.85%) VLAN
10 3 (0.85%) Network Security
11 2 (0.56%) Wireless
11 2 (0.56%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (11.27%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.07%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.54%) DB2
6 9 (2.54%) Informix
7 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.69%) SSDT
9 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.13%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.13%) SQLite
11 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.68%) Subversion
3 32 (9.01%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.79%) JIRA
5 14 (3.94%) PHPUnit
6 13 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
7 11 (3.10%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.82%) Maven
8 10 (2.82%) Grunt
9 9 (2.54%) MSBuild
10 8 (2.25%) Ant
11 6 (1.69%) JUnit
11 6 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.69%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.69%) WinDbg
11 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (1.41%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (6.76%) Marketing
2 20 (5.63%) Finance
3 17 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.82%) Back Office
5 7 (1.97%) Banking
6 6 (1.69%) Retail
7 5 (1.41%) Publishing
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 237 (66.76%) Developer
2 83 (23.38%) PHP Developer
3 35 (9.86%) Web Developer
4 30 (8.45%) Java Developer
5 23 (6.48%) Magento Developer
6 17 (4.79%) Senior Developer
7 16 (4.51%) Architect
8 13 (3.66%) .NET Developer
9 12 (3.38%) Administrator
9 12 (3.38%) Support Engineer
9 12 (3.38%) Senior PHP Developer
9 12 (3.38%) Drupal Developer
9 12 (3.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (2.82%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (2.82%) Analyst
11 9 (2.54%) Software Engineer
11 9 (2.54%) LAMP Developer
11 9 (2.54%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (2.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 8 (2.25%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (49.58%) HTML
2 159 (44.79%) CSS
3 95 (26.76%) jQuery
4 68 (19.15%) HTML5
5 60 (16.90%) Web Services
6 51 (14.37%) LAMP
7 48 (13.52%) .NET
8 47 (13.24%) XML
8 47 (13.24%) CSS3
9 38 (10.70%) SOAP
10 37 (10.42%) Ajax
11 30 (8.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (7.89%) AngularJS
13 27 (7.61%) REST
14 24 (6.76%) JSON
15 21 (5.92%) Symfony
16 20 (5.63%) RESTful
17 17 (4.79%) ASP.NET
18 16 (4.51%) J2EE
19 15 (4.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.63%) Clustering
2 16 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.23%) Replication
4 13 (3.66%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.38%) User Experience
6 7 (1.97%) HACMP
7 6 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.69%) Ontologies
8 5 (1.41%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.13%) DTV
10 3 (0.85%) STB
10 3 (0.85%) PKI
10 3 (0.85%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.56%) SecurID
11 2 (0.56%) Statistics
11 2 (0.56%) VLE
11 2 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 121 (34.08%) Linux
2 52 (14.65%) Windows
3 36 (10.14%) UNIX
4 17 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.10%) CentOS
6 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.82%) Solaris
7 8 (2.25%) AIX
8 7 (1.97%) Android
8 7 (1.97%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.97%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.97%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.41%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) Debian
12 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (14.65%) Scrum
3 46 (12.96%) OOP
4 45 (12.68%) OO
4 45 (12.68%) MVC
5 44 (12.39%) TDD
6 36 (10.14%) SOA
6 36 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.86%) Web Development
8 29 (8.17%) E-Commerce
9 23 (6.48%) Open Source
10 22 (6.20%) BDD
11 20 (5.63%) DevOps
12 19 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (5.07%) ITIL
13 18 (5.07%) Software Engineering
14 17 (4.79%) OO PHP
15 16 (4.51%) Project Management
16 14 (3.94%) Unit Testing
17 13 (3.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (51.55%) PHP
2 172 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 122 (34.37%) SQL
4 91 (25.63%) Java
5 52 (14.65%) Perl
6 39 (10.99%) Python
7 32 (9.01%) C#
8 18 (5.07%) Ruby
8 18 (5.07%) PowerShell
9 17 (4.79%) PHP5
9 17 (4.79%) C++
10 12 (3.38%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.82%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.54%) VB
13 7 (1.97%) Scala
13 7 (1.97%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.69%) C++/CLI
14 6 (1.69%) Korn
15 4 (1.13%) Groovy
15 4 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.20%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.38%) Degree
4 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.85%) HND
5 2 (0.56%) CCNA
5 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.28%) MOS
6 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.28%) CISSP
6 1 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.82%) SLA
2 7 (1.97%) QA
3 5 (1.41%) COBIT
4 2 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.97%) NFS
3 7 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.41%) vSphere
5 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.56%) Varnish
6 2 (0.56%) iptables
6 2 (0.56%) Samba
7 1 (0.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.28%) KVM
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.28%) Firmware
7 1 (0.28%) Postfix
7 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (7.04%) Puppet
2 17 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.82%) SCCM
4 8 (2.25%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.97%) OpenView
5 7 (1.97%) Nagios
5 7 (1.97%) SCOM
6 6 (1.69%) OPNET
7 5 (1.41%) OVSD
7 5 (1.41%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.13%) Control-M
9 3 (0.85%) Plesk
9 3 (0.85%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.85%) Ansible
9 3 (0.85%) Opsview
9 3 (0.85%) cPanel
9 3 (0.85%) Webmin
10 2 (0.56%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 99 (27.89%) Oracle
2 40 (11.27%) Zend
3 37 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 26 (7.32%) VMware
4 26 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.66%) HP
6 11 (3.10%) Talend
7 10 (2.82%) IBM
7 10 (2.82%) Citrix
7 10 (2.82%) Progress
8 9 (2.54%) webMethods
9 7 (1.97%) Veritas
9 7 (1.97%) Perforce
10 6 (1.69%) Greenplum
10 6 (1.69%) Sun
10 6 (1.69%) Cerion
11 5 (1.41%) Twitter
11 5 (1.41%) Symantec
12 4 (1.13%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.13%) Dell
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Camberley
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago