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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 50 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 119 68 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.61% 3.04% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.05% 13.63% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 48 53
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£375 £285 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £195 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £325 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £30.75 £19.30 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.32% -44.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £19.30 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £35.86 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £27.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -14.61%
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
698 499 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.20% 22.32% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 344 384
Average daily rate £375 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 31
Average hourly rate £36.40 £28.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.60% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +14 66 £400 +45.45% 20
Wiltshire 0 23 £388 +30.25% 12
Somerset -14 14 £288 -0.86% 6
Gloucestershire -15 11 £300 +50.00% 10
Dorset - 4 £275 - 9
Devon -23 2 £175 -22.22% 6
Cornwall - - - - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 162 (68.64%) PHP
2 126 (53.39%) HTML
3 112 (47.46%) JavaScript
4 108 (45.76%) Linux
5 93 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (38.14%) jQuery
6 90 (38.14%) Apache
7 84 (35.59%) HTML5
8 80 (33.90%) CentOS
9 71 (30.08%) CSS
10 69 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (29.24%) Zend
11 60 (25.42%) Git (software)
11 60 (25.42%) PHPUnit
12 58 (24.58%) Zend Framework
12 58 (24.58%) SQL
13 50 (21.19%) Software Engineering
14 46 (19.49%) Java
15 42 (17.80%) Finance
16 37 (15.68%) LAMP
17 34 (14.41%) Automated Testing
17 34 (14.41%) SQL Server
18 30 (12.71%) MVC
18 30 (12.71%) Refactoring
18 30 (12.71%) Mentoring
19 28 (11.86%) Relational Database
20 27 (11.44%) Bash Shell
20 27 (11.44%) Web Services
21 26 (11.02%) Red Hat
22 25 (10.59%) .NET

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 90 (38.14%) Apache
2 16 (6.78%) Drupal
2 16 (6.78%) nginx
3 10 (4.24%) IIS
4 9 (3.81%) CMS
4 9 (3.81%) GlassFish
5 7 (2.97%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.97%) Confluence
5 7 (2.97%) MediaWiki
6 6 (2.54%) JBoss
6 6 (2.54%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.69%) WordPress
7 4 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.69%) SAS
8 3 (1.27%) Magnolia
8 3 (1.27%) Moodle
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.85%) SPSS
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) GIMP
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.69%) Magento
2 3 (1.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.81%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.69%) SaaS
4 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.93%) LDAP
2 9 (3.81%) VPN
3 8 (3.39%) LAN
3 8 (3.39%) WAN
3 8 (3.39%) Firewall
3 8 (3.39%) IPsec
4 7 (2.97%) Network Security
4 7 (2.97%) IPv6
4 7 (2.97%) OSPF
4 7 (2.97%) BGP
4 7 (2.97%) EIGRP
5 4 (1.69%) SAN
5 4 (1.69%) Internet
5 4 (1.69%) NAS
6 3 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.27%) HTTP
7 2 (0.85%) DNS
7 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.85%) SMPP
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.47%) RDBMS
4 18 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.20%) MongoDB
6 15 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.81%) OLAP
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.39%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (2.54%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.27%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.27%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.27%) DB2
10 3 (1.27%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 60 (25.42%) Git (software)
1 60 (25.42%) PHPUnit
2 14 (5.93%) Subversion
3 12 (5.08%) JIRA
3 12 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.97%) Hudson
5 5 (2.12%) NetBeans
5 5 (2.12%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.27%) Selenium
8 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 2 (0.85%) JUnit
9 1 (0.42%) Ant
9 1 (0.42%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.42%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (17.80%) Finance
2 8 (3.39%) Marketing
3 5 (2.12%) Electronics
3 5 (2.12%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.27%) Publishing
4 3 (1.27%) Military
4 3 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 167 (70.76%) Developer
2 96 (40.68%) PHP Developer
3 25 (10.59%) Web Developer
3 25 (10.59%) PHP Zend Developer
4 24 (10.17%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.20%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.51%) Analyst
7 12 (5.08%) Architect
8 10 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Junior Web Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Junior Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Designer
10 8 (3.39%) Junior
10 8 (3.39%) Business Developer
11 7 (2.97%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.54%) Data Architect
12 6 (2.54%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (53.39%) HTML
2 90 (38.14%) jQuery
3 84 (35.59%) HTML5
4 71 (30.08%) CSS
5 58 (24.58%) Zend Framework
6 37 (15.68%) LAMP
7 27 (11.44%) Web Services
8 25 (10.59%) .NET
9 24 (10.17%) CSS3
10 22 (9.32%) XML
11 18 (7.63%) Symfony
12 16 (6.78%) RESTful
12 16 (6.78%) Spring
13 15 (6.36%) ASP.NET
14 14 (5.93%) Ajax
15 13 (5.51%) JSON
16 11 (4.66%) XHTML
17 10 (4.24%) CodeIgniter
17 10 (4.24%) Hibernate
18 9 (3.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.05%) Open Source
2 9 (3.81%) Data Integration
2 9 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.39%) Reference Data
3 8 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.97%) Wiki
5 6 (2.54%) Physics
5 6 (2.54%) Replication
5 6 (2.54%) CESG
6 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.69%) Biometrics
7 4 (1.69%) DTV
7 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.27%) User Experience
8 3 (1.27%) VLE
8 3 (1.27%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.27%) Mashup
8 3 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 108 (45.76%) Linux
2 80 (33.90%) CentOS
3 21 (8.90%) UNIX
4 18 (7.63%) Windows
5 14 (5.93%) Ubuntu
6 11 (4.66%) Debian
7 7 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.54%) Fedora
9 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.27%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (21.19%) Software Engineering
4 34 (14.41%) Automated Testing
5 30 (12.71%) Refactoring
5 30 (12.71%) MVC
5 30 (12.71%) Mentoring
6 25 (10.59%) TDD
7 22 (9.32%) Scrum
7 22 (9.32%) Data Modelling
8 20 (8.47%) OO
9 18 (7.63%) DevOps
10 16 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.36%) ETL
12 13 (5.51%) OOP
13 12 (5.08%) Configuration Management
13 12 (5.08%) Migration
13 12 (5.08%) OO PHP
14 10 (4.24%) Validation
14 10 (4.24%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 162 (68.64%) PHP
2 112 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 58 (24.58%) SQL
4 46 (19.49%) Java
5 27 (11.44%) Bash Shell
6 22 (9.32%) Ruby
7 21 (8.90%) PHP5
8 20 (8.47%) Python
9 15 (6.36%) C#
9 15 (6.36%) C++
10 12 (5.08%) Perl
11 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.54%) Scala
13 5 (2.12%) C
14 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.42%) VB
14 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) VBA
14 1 (0.42%) VC++
14 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (4.66%) Degree
2 8 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) CCNA
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.24%) Postfix
2 10 (4.24%) Samba
3 7 (2.97%) XenServer
4 4 (1.69%) NFS
5 3 (1.27%) KVM
5 3 (1.27%) Xen
5 3 (1.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (7.63%) Puppet
2 14 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.39%) Nagios
3 8 (3.39%) Cacti
4 7 (2.97%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.27%) Salt
5 3 (1.27%) WSUS
5 3 (1.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.42%) SCOM
6 1 (0.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 69 (29.24%) Zend
2 26 (11.02%) Red Hat
3 19 (8.05%) Oracle
4 14 (5.93%) VMware
5 8 (3.39%) Percona
6 7 (2.97%) Casewise
6 7 (2.97%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.97%) Citrix
6 7 (2.97%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.69%) Sun
7 4 (1.69%) SAP
8 3 (1.27%) New Relic
8 3 (1.27%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.42%) Google
9 1 (0.42%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco
9 1 (0.42%) IBM
9 1 (0.42%) HP
9 1 (0.42%) Dell
9 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Devon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago