The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 45 54 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Contract jobs citing MySQL 116 62 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.81% 2.89% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.59% 13.63% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 43 35
Average daily rate
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£375 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £350 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +66.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
624 455 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.52% 21.23% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 311 382
Average daily rate £350 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 73 £375 +30.43% 20
Somerset -14 12 £308 +16.03% 5
Gloucestershire -22 10 £600 +200.00% 3
Wiltshire -20 8 £300 -9.43% 3
Dorset +10 7 £245 -2.00% 25
Devon -8 3 - - 8
Cornwall - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 144 (64.57%) PHP
2 103 (46.19%) HTML
3 88 (39.46%) CSS
4 85 (38.12%) Linux
5 80 (35.87%) JavaScript
6 75 (33.63%) jQuery
7 59 (26.46%) Apache
7 59 (26.46%) LAMP
8 53 (23.77%) SQL
9 50 (22.42%) Java
10 46 (20.63%) Python
10 46 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (18.39%) SQL Server
11 41 (18.39%) HTML5
12 39 (17.49%) Zend
12 39 (17.49%) CentOS
13 38 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (16.14%) Perl
14 36 (16.14%) Ruby
15 35 (15.70%) Bash Shell
15 35 (15.70%) DevOps
16 34 (15.25%) Relational Database
16 34 (15.25%) Red Hat
17 33 (14.80%) Windows
18 32 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
19 31 (13.90%) Scrum
19 31 (13.90%) TDD
20 30 (13.45%) MVC
20 30 (13.45%) Open Source
21 29 (13.00%) PHP5

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 59 (26.46%) Apache
2 26 (11.66%) Drupal
3 21 (9.42%) nginx
4 18 (8.07%) Confluence
5 15 (6.73%) Tomcat
6 12 (5.38%) MediaWiki
7 11 (4.93%) CMS
8 8 (3.59%) Umbraco
9 6 (2.69%) WordPress
10 5 (2.24%) IIS
11 4 (1.79%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.35%) Moodle
12 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.35%) Node.js
13 2 (0.90%) Escenic
13 2 (0.90%) Adobe CQ
13 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.90%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (3.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.35%) CATIA
2 3 (1.35%) Windchill
2 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.79%) Magento
2 3 (1.35%) Shopify
3 1 (0.45%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.28%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.04%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.14%) SaaS
5 5 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.73%) LDAP
2 14 (6.28%) SNMP
2 14 (6.28%) Firewall
2 14 (6.28%) SSH
3 13 (5.83%) IPsec
3 13 (5.83%) VPN
3 13 (5.83%) LAN
3 13 (5.83%) WAN
4 12 (5.38%) IPv6
4 12 (5.38%) OSPF
4 12 (5.38%) BGP
4 12 (5.38%) EIGRP
4 12 (5.38%) Network Security
5 2 (0.90%) SMPP
5 2 (0.90%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.45%) SMTP
6 1 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.45%) SAN
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.25%) Relational Database
3 32 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (8.07%) RDBMS
5 14 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.04%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.14%) OLAP
9 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.69%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.35%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.90%) Big Data
13 2 (0.90%) MS Access
14 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.45%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 28 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.76%) Subversion
3 23 (10.31%) Jenkins
4 22 (9.87%) JIRA
5 20 (8.97%) PHPUnit
6 12 (5.38%) Hudson
7 7 (3.14%) JUnit
8 6 (2.69%) FitNesse
9 5 (2.24%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.35%) Selenium
12 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.90%) JMeter
12 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.45%) Maven
13 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
13 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.45%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 18 (8.07%) Finance
2 15 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.24%) Marketing
3 5 (2.24%) Electronics
3 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.79%) Publishing
5 2 (0.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Military
6 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 159 (71.30%) Developer
2 86 (38.57%) PHP Developer
3 35 (15.70%) Web Developer
4 23 (10.31%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (8.97%) Administrator
6 19 (8.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (7.17%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (6.28%) Python Developer
8 14 (6.28%) Analyst
9 13 (5.83%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 12 (5.38%) Designer
10 12 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 10 (4.48%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.04%) Drupal Developer
13 8 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (3.59%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (46.19%) HTML
2 88 (39.46%) CSS
3 75 (33.63%) jQuery
4 59 (26.46%) LAMP
5 41 (18.39%) HTML5
6 28 (12.56%) .NET
6 28 (12.56%) XML
7 25 (11.21%) Ajax
8 22 (9.87%) Zend Framework
8 22 (9.87%) Web Services
9 21 (9.42%) CSS3
10 20 (8.97%) Symfony
11 19 (8.52%) Spring
12 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET
13 13 (5.83%) XHTML
14 11 (4.93%) XSLT
15 10 (4.48%) CodeIgniter
15 10 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails
15 10 (4.48%) RESTful
16 9 (4.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.45%) Open Source
2 12 (5.38%) Wiki
2 12 (5.38%) Digital Media
3 8 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.69%) Reference Data
4 6 (2.69%) Replication
4 6 (2.69%) CESG
5 4 (1.79%) DTV
5 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.35%) Clustering
6 3 (1.35%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.35%) VLE
6 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) iPhone
7 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 85 (38.12%) Linux
2 39 (17.49%) CentOS
3 33 (14.80%) Windows
4 22 (9.87%) UNIX
5 19 (8.52%) Ubuntu
6 17 (7.62%) Debian
7 12 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.04%) Fedora
9 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.35%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.45%) HPUX
11 1 (0.45%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (15.70%) DevOps
4 31 (13.90%) TDD
4 31 (13.90%) Scrum
5 30 (13.45%) MVC
6 29 (13.00%) OO
7 27 (12.11%) Data Modelling
7 27 (12.11%) OOP
8 21 (9.42%) Software Engineering
9 17 (7.62%) ETL
10 15 (6.73%) Validation
11 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.28%) Problem Management
12 13 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (5.38%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (4.93%) Web Development
14 11 (4.93%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (64.57%) PHP
2 80 (35.87%) JavaScript
3 53 (23.77%) SQL
4 50 (22.42%) Java
5 46 (20.63%) Python
6 36 (16.14%) Perl
6 36 (16.14%) Ruby
7 35 (15.70%) Bash Shell
8 29 (13.00%) PHP5
9 24 (10.76%) C#
10 14 (6.28%) C++
11 13 (5.83%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.35%) Scala
14 2 (0.90%) VB
14 2 (0.90%) C
15 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.45%) VC++
15 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.59%) Degree
3 6 (2.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.35%) CCNA
5 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) OCP
6 1 (0.45%) OCA
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) ISO 9002
1 2 (0.90%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.73%) Postfix
2 15 (6.73%) Samba
3 12 (5.38%) XenServer
4 4 (1.79%) NFS
5 3 (1.35%) Sendmail
5 3 (1.35%) Xen
5 3 (1.35%) KVM
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 21 (9.42%) Puppet
2 12 (5.38%) ZABBIX
3 11 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.04%) Nagios
5 8 (3.59%) Cacti
6 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.90%) SCOM
6 2 (0.90%) Salt
7 1 (0.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (17.49%) Zend
2 34 (15.25%) Red Hat
3 26 (11.66%) Oracle
4 17 (7.62%) VMware
5 14 (6.28%) Citrix
6 12 (5.38%) Sitecore
7 10 (4.48%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.59%) Percona
9 6 (2.69%) hybris
9 6 (2.69%) Casewise
10 4 (1.79%) HP
10 4 (1.79%) SAP
10 4 (1.79%) Twitter
11 3 (1.35%) JBoss
12 2 (0.90%) Capita
12 2 (0.90%) Google
12 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.90%) Facebook
13 1 (0.45%) F5
13 1 (0.45%) WSO2
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 7 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 540 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £280 per day + Home working
Posted: 23 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago