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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 44 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs citing MySQL 110 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.76% 2.73% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.86% 13.17% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 37
Average daily rate
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£375 £260 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £386
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 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% +50.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
616 448 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.04% 20.76% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 309 364
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 26
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +97.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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 22 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 22 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 +17 68 £375 +36.36% 17
Somerset -9 15 £308 +16.03% 8
Gloucestershire -13 12 £600 +200.00% 6
Dorset +11 7 £245 -2.00% 15
Wiltshire -19 3 £338 -3.57% 7
Devon -6 2 - - 5
Cornwall - - - - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 146 (66.67%) PHP
2 95 (43.38%) HTML
3 83 (37.90%) Linux
4 80 (36.53%) JavaScript
5 79 (36.07%) CSS
6 74 (33.79%) jQuery
7 57 (26.03%) SQL
8 55 (25.11%) Apache
8 55 (25.11%) LAMP
9 48 (21.92%) Java
10 44 (20.09%) Python
10 44 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (17.35%) Zend
12 37 (16.89%) CentOS
13 36 (16.44%) Bash Shell
13 36 (16.44%) SQL Server
14 35 (15.98%) Perl
14 35 (15.98%) HTML5
15 34 (15.53%) Ruby
16 33 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (15.07%) DevOps
17 32 (14.61%) Drupal
17 32 (14.61%) Red Hat
18 31 (14.16%) Windows
18 31 (14.16%) PostgreSQL
18 31 (14.16%) Scrum
19 30 (13.70%) Open Source
20 29 (13.24%) PHP5
20 29 (13.24%) TDD
21 28 (12.79%) MVC

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 55 (25.11%) Apache
2 32 (14.61%) Drupal
3 19 (8.68%) nginx
4 17 (7.76%) Confluence
5 14 (6.39%) Tomcat
6 11 (5.02%) MediaWiki
7 8 (3.65%) Umbraco
8 7 (3.20%) WordPress
9 6 (2.74%) CMS
10 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.37%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.37%) Node.js
11 3 (1.37%) Moodle
12 2 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.91%) Escenic
12 2 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.91%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.91%) IIS
12 2 (0.91%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (3.20%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.37%) Windchill
2 3 (1.37%) CATIA
2 3 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Magento
2 4 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.37%) Shopify
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.65%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.65%) SaaS
4 5 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.39%) SNMP
1 14 (6.39%) LDAP
1 14 (6.39%) SSH
2 13 (5.94%) Firewall
3 12 (5.48%) VPN
3 12 (5.48%) LAN
3 12 (5.48%) WAN
3 12 (5.48%) IPsec
4 11 (5.02%) OSPF
4 11 (5.02%) BGP
4 11 (5.02%) EIGRP
4 11 (5.02%) IPv6
4 11 (5.02%) Network Security
5 2 (0.91%) DNS
6 1 (0.46%) Internet
6 1 (0.46%) SAN
6 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.46%) SMPP
6 1 (0.46%) HTTP
6 1 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.16%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (12.79%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.94%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.65%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.74%) OLAP
8 6 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.37%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.37%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.91%) Big Data
11 2 (0.91%) MS Access
12 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.46%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 25 (11.42%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.59%) Jenkins
3 20 (9.13%) JIRA
3 20 (9.13%) Subversion
4 19 (8.68%) PHPUnit
5 11 (5.02%) Hudson
6 7 (3.20%) FitNesse
7 6 (2.74%) JUnit
8 3 (1.37%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.91%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.91%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.91%) JMeter
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.46%) Ant
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.76%) Finance
3 4 (1.83%) Electronics
3 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.83%) Publishing
3 4 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.46%) Automotive
4 1 (0.46%) Military
4 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 157 (71.69%) Developer
2 87 (39.73%) PHP Developer
3 30 (13.70%) Web Developer
4 23 (10.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (9.13%) Administrator
6 18 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (7.31%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (6.85%) Analyst
9 14 (6.39%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 14 (6.39%) Python Developer
10 13 (5.94%) Designer
11 12 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (5.02%) Drupal Developer
13 10 (4.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 10 (4.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 9 (4.11%) Java Developer
14 9 (4.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 7 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 7 (3.20%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (43.38%) HTML
2 79 (36.07%) CSS
3 74 (33.79%) jQuery
4 55 (25.11%) LAMP
5 35 (15.98%) HTML5
6 28 (12.79%) XML
7 25 (11.42%) Ajax
8 22 (10.05%) Zend Framework
8 22 (10.05%) .NET
9 20 (9.13%) Web Services
10 18 (8.22%) Spring
11 17 (7.76%) Symfony
12 14 (6.39%) CSS3
12 14 (6.39%) XHTML
13 12 (5.48%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (5.02%) ASP.NET
15 10 (4.57%) XSLT
15 10 (4.57%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (4.11%) JSON
16 9 (4.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.70%) Open Source
2 15 (6.85%) Digital Media
3 11 (5.02%) Wiki
4 8 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.74%) Reference Data
5 6 (2.74%) Replication
5 6 (2.74%) CESG
6 4 (1.83%) DTV
6 4 (1.83%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.37%) VLE
7 3 (1.37%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.46%) W3C
8 1 (0.46%) iPad
8 1 (0.46%) iPhone
8 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 83 (37.90%) Linux
2 37 (16.89%) CentOS
3 31 (14.16%) Windows
4 21 (9.59%) UNIX
5 18 (8.22%) Ubuntu
6 16 (7.31%) Debian
7 11 (5.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.11%) Fedora
9 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.37%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.46%) HPUX
11 1 (0.46%) Solaris
11 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (15.07%) DevOps
3 31 (14.16%) Scrum
4 29 (13.24%) TDD
5 28 (12.79%) MVC
5 28 (12.79%) OOP
5 28 (12.79%) OO
6 26 (11.87%) Data Modelling
7 19 (8.68%) Software Engineering
8 18 (8.22%) ETL
9 15 (6.85%) Validation
10 14 (6.39%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.39%) Problem Management
11 12 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.02%) Web Development
12 11 (5.02%) Migration
12 11 (5.02%) OOD
12 11 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.02%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 146 (66.67%) PHP
2 80 (36.53%) JavaScript
3 57 (26.03%) SQL
4 48 (21.92%) Java
5 44 (20.09%) Python
6 36 (16.44%) Bash Shell
7 35 (15.98%) Perl
8 34 (15.53%) Ruby
9 29 (13.24%) PHP5
10 18 (8.22%) C#
11 13 (5.94%) C++
11 13 (5.94%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.28%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.37%) Scala
14 2 (0.91%) VB
15 1 (0.46%) VB6
15 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.46%) C
15 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.65%) Degree
3 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.74%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.37%) CCNA
5 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.46%) ISEB
6 1 (0.46%) OCP
6 1 (0.46%) OCA
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) ISO 9002
1 2 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.39%) Postfix
2 14 (6.39%) Samba
3 11 (5.02%) XenServer
4 4 (1.83%) NFS
4 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.37%) Xen
5 3 (1.37%) KVM
5 3 (1.37%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 19 (8.68%) Puppet
2 11 (5.02%) ZABBIX
3 9 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.65%) Nagios
5 7 (3.20%) Cacti
6 5 (2.28%) SCOM
7 2 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.46%) OpenView
8 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (17.35%) Zend
2 32 (14.61%) Red Hat
3 26 (11.87%) Oracle
4 16 (7.31%) VMware
5 13 (5.94%) Citrix
6 8 (3.65%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.65%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.20%) Percona
8 6 (2.74%) hybris
8 6 (2.74%) Casewise
9 5 (2.28%) Twitter
9 5 (2.28%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.83%) SAP
10 4 (1.83%) HP
11 2 (0.91%) Facebook
11 2 (0.91%) JBoss
11 2 (0.91%) Capita
11 2 (0.91%) Google
12 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.46%) Juniper
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