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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 86 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 57 106 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.96% 3.17% 3.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.30% 13.50% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 80 83
Median daily rate £370 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £267 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £487 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
- +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £43.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -30.90%
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
613 785 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.13% 23.45% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 580 426
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +72.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -37 17 £363 -18.53% 8
Gloucestershire +8 14 £370 -12.94% 13
Wiltshire +8 12 £378 +7.85% 7
Devon +16 8 £168 -45.52% 2
Dorset -3 3 £220 -20.00% 14
Somerset +7 1 £350 - 7
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 54 (42.52%) JavaScript
2 50 (39.37%) HTML
2 50 (39.37%) Apache
3 47 (37.01%) PHP
4 43 (33.86%) CSS
5 38 (29.92%) Oracle
6 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (26.77%) Security Cleared
8 33 (25.98%) Java
8 33 (25.98%) Linux
9 32 (25.20%) SQL
9 32 (25.20%) Spring
10 30 (23.62%) Perl
11 29 (22.83%) LAMP
12 28 (22.05%) MVC
12 28 (22.05%) Tomcat
13 24 (18.90%) JIRA
14 23 (18.11%) Wiki
14 23 (18.11%) jQuery
14 23 (18.11%) SQL Server
14 23 (18.11%) Scrum
15 22 (17.32%) Active Directory
16 20 (15.75%) E-Commerce
17 19 (14.96%) XML
17 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
18 17 (13.39%) TDD
18 17 (13.39%) Relational Database
19 16 (12.60%) DevOps
19 16 (12.60%) Java EE
19 16 (12.60%) Git (software)

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (39.37%) Apache
2 28 (22.05%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.02%) Alfresco
4 13 (10.24%) CMS
5 11 (8.66%) Drupal
6 10 (7.87%) Apache Solr
6 10 (7.87%) Confluence
7 6 (4.72%) WordPress
8 5 (3.94%) Moodle
8 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.36%) IIS
9 3 (2.36%) nginx
10 2 (1.57%) JBoss
11 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.79%) LiveLink
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Magento
2 2 (1.57%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.94%) TestFlight
4 4 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.45%) Intranet
3 6 (4.72%) LDAP
3 6 (4.72%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.36%) Network Security
5 2 (1.57%) VLAN
6 1 (0.79%) Extranet
6 1 (0.79%) FTP
6 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.39%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.24%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.09%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.09%) Neo4j
4 9 (7.09%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.09%) OrientDB
5 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.72%) Big Data
7 5 (3.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (3.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (3.94%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.94%) SQLite
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.57%) MS Access
10 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.79%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) JIRA
2 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.09%) Bitbucket
3 9 (7.09%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.94%) Subversion
6 3 (2.36%) JUnit
6 3 (2.36%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.57%) Ant
7 2 (1.57%) EasyMock
7 2 (1.57%) Grunt
7 2 (1.57%) gulp
7 2 (1.57%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.79%) Maven
8 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (5.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.57%) Back Office
3 2 (1.57%) Electronics
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (62.20%) Developer
2 27 (21.26%) PHP Developer
3 17 (13.39%) Java Developer
4 12 (9.45%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (7.87%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Architect
6 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.51%) Designer
8 7 (5.51%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (5.51%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Symfony Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.51%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Big Data Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Data Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.37%) HTML
2 43 (33.86%) CSS
3 32 (25.20%) Spring
4 29 (22.83%) LAMP
5 23 (18.11%) jQuery
6 19 (14.96%) XML
7 16 (12.60%) Java EE
8 14 (11.02%) .NET
8 14 (11.02%) JSON
9 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET
10 12 (9.45%) HTML5
11 11 (8.66%) Spring MVC
11 11 (8.66%) Symfony
12 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (7.87%) Hibernate
13 9 (7.09%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.09%) EJB
13 9 (7.09%) JSF
14 8 (6.30%) CSS3
14 8 (6.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Wiki
2 10 (7.87%) Clustering
3 9 (7.09%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.94%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.36%) Social Media
5 3 (2.36%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.57%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) SCORM
7 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.79%) Blog
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.98%) Linux
2 15 (11.81%) Solaris
3 14 (11.02%) CentOS
4 12 (9.45%) Windows
5 8 (6.30%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.57%) Mesosphere
7 2 (1.57%) Unix
8 1 (0.79%) AIX
8 1 (0.79%) Debian
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.05%) MVC
3 23 (18.11%) Scrum
4 20 (15.75%) E-Commerce
5 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.39%) TDD
7 16 (12.60%) DevOps
8 15 (11.81%) OO
9 14 (11.02%) Configuration Management
10 13 (10.24%) Workflow
11 12 (9.45%) Web Design
12 11 (8.66%) ITIL
12 11 (8.66%) Web Development
13 10 (7.87%) OOD
13 10 (7.87%) Open Source
13 10 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (6.30%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
14 8 (6.30%) Unit Testing
15 7 (5.51%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.52%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.01%) PHP
3 33 (25.98%) Java
4 32 (25.20%) SQL
5 30 (23.62%) Perl
6 13 (10.24%) C#
7 12 (9.45%) Ruby
8 9 (7.09%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.30%) Python
9 8 (6.30%) Scala
10 7 (5.51%) C
11 5 (3.94%) Apple Swift
11 5 (3.94%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.15%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.57%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.57%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.79%) VBA
14 1 (0.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (26.77%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.02%) RHCE
3 12 (9.45%) DV Cleared
3 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.36%) Degree
5 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (17.32%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.02%) Samba
3 8 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.94%) Docker
5 2 (1.57%) LXC
5 2 (1.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (12.60%) Puppet
2 8 (6.30%) ZABBIX
3 6 (4.72%) Kubernetes
3 6 (4.72%) SCCM
4 2 (1.57%) Mesos
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (29.92%) Oracle
2 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
3 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.30%) VMware
5 5 (3.94%) Google
5 5 (3.94%) Zend
6 4 (3.15%) Adobe
6 4 (3.15%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) hybris
7 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.79%) OpenText
7 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
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