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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 107 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 195 219 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.94% 2.40% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.04% 12.58% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 128 105
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +103.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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
2156 1741 1765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.40% 19.06% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1006 946
Average daily rate £375 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 48
Average hourly rate £28.13 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.04 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 31 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
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 31 August 2015.

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 31 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
Hampshire -26 40 £313 -5.30% 24
Oxfordshire -16 37 £338 +5.46% 15
Berkshire -2 34 £350 +7.69% 19
East Sussex +8 27 £250 -16.66% 11
Surrey -29 26 £368 -13.52% 22
Kent +3 14 £400 +3.22% 7
Buckinghamshire -7 12 £300 -14.28% 12
West Sussex -20 10 £214 -25.65% 2
Isle of Wight - 3 £250 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 187 (50.00%) HTML
2 183 (48.93%) PHP
3 177 (47.33%) JavaScript
4 168 (44.92%) CSS
5 133 (35.56%) Linux
6 123 (32.89%) SQL
7 111 (29.68%) jQuery
8 106 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
9 101 (27.01%) Oracle
9 101 (27.01%) Java
10 83 (22.19%) SQL Server
11 80 (21.39%) Git (software)
12 74 (19.79%) HTML5
13 62 (16.58%) Web Services
14 57 (15.24%) XML
15 52 (13.90%) Windows
16 51 (13.64%) OO
17 49 (13.10%) Apache
17 49 (13.10%) CSS3
18 48 (12.83%) Subversion
18 48 (12.83%) Scrum
19 47 (12.57%) LAMP
20 45 (12.03%) MVC
20 45 (12.03%) TDD
20 45 (12.03%) OOP
21 44 (11.76%) Perl
22 42 (11.23%) Ajax
22 42 (11.23%) Drupal
23 40 (10.70%) PostgreSQL
24 39 (10.43%) UNIX

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 49 (13.10%) Apache
2 42 (11.23%) Drupal
3 33 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 29 (7.75%) JBoss
5 28 (7.49%) CMS
6 14 (3.74%) Confluence
7 13 (3.48%) IIS
8 12 (3.21%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.94%) WordPress
10 9 (2.41%) Moodle
11 8 (2.14%) Node.js
11 8 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.87%) nginx
13 6 (1.60%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.34%) GlassFish
15 4 (1.07%) Lync
15 4 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.80%) ColdFusion
17 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 4 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 25 (6.68%) Magento
2 8 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.53%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.48%) SaaS
3 12 (3.21%) GitHub
4 5 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.53%) PaaS
5 2 (0.53%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.35%) HTTP
2 16 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.01%) DNS
4 12 (3.21%) Internet
5 10 (2.67%) LDAP
5 10 (2.67%) Firewall
6 9 (2.41%) Radio Access Network
7 8 (2.14%) SAN
8 7 (1.87%) Intranet
9 5 (1.34%) VPN
10 4 (1.07%) LAN
10 4 (1.07%) VoIP
10 4 (1.07%) WLAN
10 4 (1.07%) WAN
10 4 (1.07%) Wireless
11 3 (0.80%) DVB
11 3 (0.80%) SSH
11 3 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.80%) VLAN
11 3 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.70%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.81%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.41%) DB2
9 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.60%) Informix
10 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.60%) SSDT
11 5 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.07%) SQLite
13 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 80 (21.39%) Git (software)
2 48 (12.83%) Subversion
3 38 (10.16%) Jenkins
4 23 (6.15%) JIRA
5 13 (3.48%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (3.21%) PHPUnit
7 11 (2.94%) Maven
7 11 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.67%) Grunt
9 9 (2.41%) JUnit
9 9 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.87%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.87%) Ant
11 6 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.60%) WinDbg
11 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (1.34%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.34%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (7.75%) Marketing
2 21 (5.61%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.08%) Finance
4 9 (2.41%) Back Office
5 7 (1.87%) Banking
6 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.07%) Publishing
7 4 (1.07%) Electronics
7 4 (1.07%) Retail
8 3 (0.80%) Automotive
8 3 (0.80%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 251 (67.11%) Developer
2 82 (21.93%) PHP Developer
3 41 (10.96%) Web Developer
4 39 (10.43%) Java Developer
5 23 (6.15%) Magento Developer
6 20 (5.35%) Senior Developer
7 15 (4.01%) DBA
8 13 (3.48%) Administrator
8 13 (3.48%) .NET Developer
9 12 (3.21%) Drupal Developer
9 12 (3.21%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (2.94%) Analyst
10 11 (2.94%) Architect
11 10 (2.67%) Software Engineer
11 10 (2.67%) Support Engineer
11 10 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
11 10 (2.67%) PHP Web Developer
12 9 (2.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 8 (2.14%) Moodle Developer
13 8 (2.14%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (50.00%) HTML
2 168 (44.92%) CSS
3 111 (29.68%) jQuery
4 74 (19.79%) HTML5
5 62 (16.58%) Web Services
6 57 (15.24%) XML
7 49 (13.10%) CSS3
8 47 (12.57%) LAMP
9 42 (11.23%) Ajax
10 38 (10.16%) .NET
11 37 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (9.09%) SOAP
13 27 (7.22%) AngularJS
14 24 (6.42%) J2EE
15 23 (6.15%) JSON
16 22 (5.88%) Symfony
17 20 (5.35%) REST
18 19 (5.08%) Laravel
19 18 (4.81%) RESTful
20 17 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.55%) Replication
2 16 (4.28%) Clustering
2 16 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.01%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.67%) User Experience
5 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.14%) Ontologies
7 7 (1.87%) HACMP
8 6 (1.60%) DTV
8 6 (1.60%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.34%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.80%) Statistics
10 3 (0.80%) PKI
10 3 (0.80%) STB
10 3 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.53%) SecurID
11 2 (0.53%) VLE
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 133 (35.56%) Linux
2 52 (13.90%) Windows
3 39 (10.43%) UNIX
4 20 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (4.01%) Solaris
6 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.41%) CentOS
8 8 (2.14%) AIX
9 7 (1.87%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.87%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.07%) Android
13 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.53%) HPUX
14 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (13.64%) OO
3 48 (12.83%) Scrum
4 45 (12.03%) MVC
4 45 (12.03%) OOP
4 45 (12.03%) TDD
5 35 (9.36%) Web Development
6 33 (8.82%) SOA
7 32 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (7.22%) E-Commerce
9 24 (6.42%) Software Engineering
9 24 (6.42%) BDD
10 22 (5.88%) Open Source
10 22 (5.88%) OO PHP
11 20 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (5.08%) ITIL
13 18 (4.81%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.55%) Project Management
15 15 (4.01%) DevOps
16 14 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 183 (48.93%) PHP
2 177 (47.33%) JavaScript
3 123 (32.89%) SQL
4 101 (27.01%) Java
5 44 (11.76%) Perl
6 37 (9.89%) Python
7 30 (8.02%) C#
8 19 (5.08%) C++
9 17 (4.55%) PHP5
10 16 (4.28%) Ruby
11 15 (4.01%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.21%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.94%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.14%) VB
14 8 (2.14%) Korn
15 7 (1.87%) Scala
16 6 (1.60%) C++/CLI
16 6 (1.60%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.60%) C
16 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.42%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.35%) Degree
4 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.07%) HND
5 3 (0.80%) OCP
5 3 (0.80%) OCA
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.53%) MBA
6 2 (0.53%) CCNA
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) MCSA
7 1 (0.27%) MOS
7 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.21%) SLA
2 6 (1.60%) QA
3 5 (1.34%) COBIT
4 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (1.87%) NFS
3 7 (1.87%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.07%) vSphere
5 3 (0.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.27%) iptables
6 1 (0.27%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.27%) Varnish
6 1 (0.27%) KVM
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 23 (6.15%) Puppet
2 13 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.41%) Nagios
3 9 (2.41%) SCCM
4 8 (2.14%) OPNET
4 8 (2.14%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.87%) OpenView
5 7 (1.87%) SCOM
6 5 (1.34%) OVSD
6 5 (1.34%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.34%) Ansible
7 4 (1.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.07%) Control-M
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.80%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.80%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.80%) Plesk
8 3 (0.80%) Opsview
8 3 (0.80%) cPanel
Vendors
1 101 (27.01%) Oracle
2 37 (9.89%) Zend
3 32 (8.56%) Microsoft
4 29 (7.75%) Red Hat
5 25 (6.68%) VMware
6 17 (4.55%) HP
7 13 (3.48%) Talend
8 11 (2.94%) Citrix
8 11 (2.94%) Progress
9 10 (2.67%) IBM
10 8 (2.14%) Sun
10 8 (2.14%) Greenplum
10 8 (2.14%) Cerion
11 7 (1.87%) Veritas
11 7 (1.87%) Perforce
12 6 (1.60%) webMethods
12 6 (1.60%) SAP
13 5 (1.34%) Cisco
13 5 (1.34%) Symantec
13 5 (1.34%) Twitter
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