The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 49 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 112 118 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.37% 3.63% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.26% 18.85% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 81 46
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£413 £375 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.43 - £40.00
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
734 626 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.06% 19.28% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 411 354
Average daily rate £375 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 13
Average hourly rate £43.43 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.15% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.40 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £175.00 £62.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the South West region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the South West region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Bristol -12 62 £450 +20.00% 16
Gloucestershire -7 13 £425 +41.66% 11
Wiltshire +5 10 £350 +16.66% 8
Somerset +3 7 - - 4
Dorset -1 5 £275 - 8
Devon +9 3 £308 - 4
Cornwall - 1 £200 - 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 67 (38.95%) Linux
2 49 (28.49%) PHP
2 49 (28.49%) SQL
3 47 (27.33%) HTML
4 46 (26.74%) Oracle
5 42 (24.42%) Java
6 41 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (22.67%) Security Cleared
7 39 (22.67%) JavaScript
8 37 (21.51%) CSS
8 37 (21.51%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
10 34 (19.77%) Python
11 33 (19.19%) Apache
12 32 (18.60%) Puppet
13 28 (16.28%) Percona
14 27 (15.70%) Git (software)
15 26 (15.12%) MongoDB
15 26 (15.12%) Red Hat
16 25 (14.53%) Finance
17 24 (13.95%) Windows
17 24 (13.95%) Ruby
17 24 (13.95%) jQuery
18 23 (13.37%) SC Cleared
18 23 (13.37%) DNS
18 23 (13.37%) Configuration Management
19 22 (12.79%) DV Cleared
20 21 (12.21%) CentOS
20 21 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (12.21%) Relational Database

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 33 (19.19%) Apache
2 14 (8.14%) IIS
3 9 (5.23%) JBoss
3 9 (5.23%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.65%) nginx
4 8 (4.65%) Confluence
5 7 (4.07%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.91%) WordPress
7 4 (2.33%) Drupal
7 4 (2.33%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.74%) MediaWiki
8 3 (1.74%) CMS
9 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.58%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.37%) DNS
2 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 13 (7.56%) Firewall
4 7 (4.07%) VPN
4 7 (4.07%) SAN
5 5 (2.91%) IPv6
5 5 (2.91%) OSPF
5 5 (2.91%) IPsec
5 5 (2.91%) SSH
5 5 (2.91%) DHCP
5 5 (2.91%) OpenVPN
6 4 (2.33%) HTTP
6 4 (2.33%) Network Security
7 3 (1.74%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.74%) LDAP
7 3 (1.74%) VoIP
7 3 (1.74%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.16%) SSL
8 2 (1.16%) NAS
8 2 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.51%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (20.35%) SQL Server
3 26 (15.12%) MongoDB
4 21 (12.21%) Relational Database
5 18 (10.47%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.98%) DB2
7 10 (5.81%) Big Data
8 9 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.91%) MariaDB
11 4 (2.33%) Ingres
11 4 (2.33%) Informix
11 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.14%) Subversion
3 13 (7.56%) JIRA
4 11 (6.40%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (4.65%) Maven
5 8 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (4.65%) PHPUnit
6 5 (2.91%) RSpec
6 5 (2.91%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (2.91%) GitLab
7 4 (2.33%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.74%) JUnit
8 3 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.74%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.74%) Selenium
8 3 (1.74%) Mockito
8 3 (1.74%) EasyMock
8 3 (1.74%) Hudson
9 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (14.53%) Finance
2 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.33%) Marketing
4 3 (1.74%) Retail
4 3 (1.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Publishing
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Military
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (43.60%) Developer
2 42 (24.42%) DBA
3 29 (16.86%) Administrator
4 22 (12.79%) PHP Developer
5 21 (12.21%) MySQL DBA
6 11 (6.40%) Python Developer
6 11 (6.40%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) Designer
9 6 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.91%) Applications Support
10 5 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) Analyst
10 5 (2.91%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) Development DBA
10 5 (2.91%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.33%) HTML
2 37 (21.51%) CSS
3 24 (13.95%) jQuery
4 17 (9.88%) HTML5
5 14 (8.14%) .NET
5 14 (8.14%) Web Services
6 11 (6.40%) Django
6 11 (6.40%) Doctrine
7 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.23%) REST
9 8 (4.65%) Java EE
10 7 (4.07%) Drools
10 7 (4.07%) Symfony
10 7 (4.07%) Laravel
11 6 (3.49%) Zend Framework
11 6 (3.49%) CSS3
11 6 (3.49%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.49%) Spring
11 6 (3.49%) J2EE
11 6 (3.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.05%) Replication
2 6 (3.49%) Wiki
3 5 (2.91%) Digital Media
3 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.33%) iPhone
4 4 (2.33%) iPad
5 3 (1.74%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Handset
6 2 (1.16%) Derivative
7 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.58%) DTV
7 1 (0.58%) PKI
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (38.95%) Linux
2 24 (13.95%) Windows
3 21 (12.21%) CentOS
3 21 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.23%) UNIX
5 7 (4.07%) Solaris
6 5 (2.91%) CoreOS
6 5 (2.91%) SmartOS
6 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.74%) Debian
9 2 (1.16%) Android
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.16%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.58%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (13.37%) Configuration Management
3 20 (11.63%) ETL
4 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (9.88%) Open Source
5 17 (9.88%) DevOps
6 15 (8.72%) ITIL
7 14 (8.14%) Scrum
7 14 (8.14%) Load Balancing
8 13 (7.56%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.56%) Migration
8 13 (7.56%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.56%) Data Migration
9 12 (6.98%) Automated Testing
9 12 (6.98%) TDD
10 11 (6.40%) MVC
10 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.81%) Web Development
12 9 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (4.65%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.49%) SQL
1 49 (28.49%) PHP
2 42 (24.42%) Java
3 39 (22.67%) JavaScript
4 34 (19.77%) Python
5 24 (13.95%) Ruby
6 17 (9.88%) C#
7 13 (7.56%) Shell Script
8 12 (6.98%) Perl
9 7 (4.07%) C++
9 7 (4.07%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.91%) C
11 3 (1.74%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.37%) SC Cleared
3 22 (12.79%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.74%) RHCE
6 2 (1.16%) CISSP
6 2 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 8 (4.65%) iptables
2 7 (4.07%) Varnish
3 6 (3.49%) Samba
4 5 (2.91%) Snort
4 5 (2.91%) Squid
4 5 (2.91%) vCloud
4 5 (2.91%) KVM
4 5 (2.91%) Docker
4 5 (2.91%) LXC
4 5 (2.91%) Btrfs
5 4 (2.33%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.74%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.74%) Postfix
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (18.60%) Puppet
2 16 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (8.72%) Ansible
4 6 (3.49%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.91%) systemd
5 5 (2.91%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.91%) HAProxy
5 5 (2.91%) CFEngine
5 5 (2.91%) Nessus
6 4 (2.33%) yum
7 3 (1.74%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.58%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (26.74%) Oracle
2 28 (16.28%) Percona
3 26 (15.12%) Red Hat
4 16 (9.30%) Zend
5 14 (8.14%) VMware
6 13 (7.56%) SaltStack
7 7 (4.07%) OpenText
7 7 (4.07%) Sun
8 6 (3.49%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.91%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.91%) Talend
10 4 (2.33%) Ektron
10 4 (2.33%) BEA
10 4 (2.33%) Cisco
10 4 (2.33%) IBM
11 3 (1.74%) NetApp
11 3 (1.74%) McAfee
12 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.58%) SAP
13 1 (0.58%) Siebel
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