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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 45 59 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Contract jobs citing MySQL 119 68 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.61% 2.88% 4.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.37% 12.34% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 51 66
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£400 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £27.15 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.86% -16.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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
727 551 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.08% 23.33% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 377 432
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 18
Average hourly rate £38.25 £30.90 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% -18.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +25 74 £400 +45.45% 18
Wiltshire -2 18 £388 +27.04% 8
Gloucestershire -13 12 £300 +9.09% 5
Somerset -20 10 £288 -4.16% 10
Devon -14 3 £175 -30.00% 10
Dorset - 3 £275 - 12
Cornwall - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 161 (68.22%) PHP
2 128 (54.24%) HTML
3 116 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 101 (42.80%) Linux
5 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (38.14%) jQuery
7 89 (37.71%) HTML5
8 87 (36.86%) Apache
9 74 (31.36%) CentOS
10 69 (29.24%) CSS
10 69 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (28.39%) Zend
11 67 (28.39%) SQL
12 66 (27.97%) Doctrine
13 64 (27.12%) Git (software)
14 61 (25.85%) PHPUnit
15 59 (25.00%) Zend Framework
16 56 (23.73%) Software Engineering
17 50 (21.19%) Java
18 49 (20.76%) Finance
19 40 (16.95%) Automated Testing
20 38 (16.10%) SQL Server
21 36 (15.25%) Refactoring
22 35 (14.83%) Mentoring
23 32 (13.56%) LAMP
24 28 (11.86%) MVC
25 26 (11.02%) .NET
25 26 (11.02%) TDD
26 24 (10.17%) OO
26 24 (10.17%) Bash Shell

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 87 (36.86%) Apache
2 14 (5.93%) Drupal
3 11 (4.66%) IIS
3 11 (4.66%) nginx
4 9 (3.81%) CMS
4 9 (3.81%) GlassFish
5 6 (2.54%) JBoss
6 5 (2.12%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.12%) MediaWiki
6 5 (2.12%) Confluence
7 4 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.69%) WordPress
7 4 (1.69%) SAS
8 3 (1.27%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.85%) Moodle
9 2 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.85%) SPSS
3 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.54%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.69%) SaaS
4 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.66%) LDAP
2 8 (3.39%) VPN
3 7 (2.97%) IPsec
3 7 (2.97%) Firewall
4 6 (2.54%) Network Security
4 6 (2.54%) Internet
4 6 (2.54%) LAN
4 6 (2.54%) WAN
5 5 (2.12%) EIGRP
5 5 (2.12%) IPv6
5 5 (2.12%) OSPF
5 5 (2.12%) BGP
6 4 (1.69%) NAS
6 4 (1.69%) SAN
7 3 (1.27%) DNS
7 3 (1.27%) HTTP
7 3 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.85%) SMPP
8 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 21 (8.90%) NoSQL
4 18 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (6.78%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (5.51%) MongoDB
7 12 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (4.66%) OLAP
9 10 (4.24%) OLAP Cube
10 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.69%) Redis
12 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (1.27%) DB2
13 3 (1.27%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 64 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 61 (25.85%) PHPUnit
3 12 (5.08%) Subversion
4 11 (4.66%) JIRA
5 8 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.12%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.12%) Hudson
7 4 (1.69%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.27%) Selenium
8 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.85%) JUnit
9 2 (0.85%) Maven
10 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.42%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.42%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.42%) Ant
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (20.76%) Finance
2 11 (4.66%) Marketing
3 6 (2.54%) Electronics
3 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.27%) Military
4 3 (1.27%) Retail
5 2 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 165 (69.92%) Developer
2 96 (40.68%) PHP Developer
3 28 (11.86%) PHP Zend Developer
4 24 (10.17%) Software Engineer
5 21 (8.90%) Web Developer
6 15 (6.36%) Java Developer
7 14 (5.93%) Analyst
8 10 (4.24%) Architect
9 9 (3.81%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Drupal Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Junior
10 8 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Junior Developer
10 8 (3.39%) Junior Web Developer
11 7 (2.97%) Business Developer
11 7 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.54%) Administrator
12 6 (2.54%) DBA
12 6 (2.54%) Data Architect
12 6 (2.54%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (54.24%) HTML
2 90 (38.14%) jQuery
3 89 (37.71%) HTML5
4 69 (29.24%) CSS
5 66 (27.97%) Doctrine
6 59 (25.00%) Zend Framework
7 32 (13.56%) LAMP
8 26 (11.02%) .NET
9 23 (9.75%) CSS3
10 21 (8.90%) Web Services
11 17 (7.20%) XML
11 17 (7.20%) Symfony
12 15 (6.36%) RESTful
13 13 (5.51%) ASP.NET
14 12 (5.08%) J2EE
14 12 (5.08%) Ajax
14 12 (5.08%) Spring
15 11 (4.66%) JSON
16 9 (3.81%) Hibernate
16 9 (3.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.47%) Open Source
2 9 (3.81%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.39%) Reference Data
4 7 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.54%) Physics
5 6 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.54%) CESG
5 6 (2.54%) Replication
6 5 (2.12%) Wiki
6 5 (2.12%) DTV
6 5 (2.12%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.69%) Biometrics
7 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.69%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.27%) Clustering
8 3 (1.27%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.27%) Mashup
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 101 (42.80%) Linux
2 74 (31.36%) CentOS
3 20 (8.47%) UNIX
4 18 (7.63%) Windows
5 8 (3.39%) Ubuntu
5 8 (3.39%) Debian
6 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.27%) Fedora
9 2 (0.85%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Solaris
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (29.24%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (23.73%) Software Engineering
4 40 (16.95%) Automated Testing
5 36 (15.25%) Refactoring
6 35 (14.83%) Mentoring
7 28 (11.86%) MVC
8 26 (11.02%) TDD
9 24 (10.17%) OO
10 20 (8.47%) Data Modelling
11 18 (7.63%) ETL
11 18 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.78%) Scrum
13 14 (5.93%) OO PHP
14 13 (5.51%) OOP
15 12 (5.08%) DevOps
15 12 (5.08%) Migration
16 10 (4.24%) Validation
17 9 (3.81%) Configuration Management
18 8 (3.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (68.22%) PHP
2 116 (49.15%) JavaScript
3 67 (28.39%) SQL
4 50 (21.19%) Java
5 24 (10.17%) Bash Shell
6 20 (8.47%) PHP5
7 16 (6.78%) Ruby
8 15 (6.36%) Python
9 14 (5.93%) C++
10 13 (5.51%) C#
11 9 (3.81%) Perl
12 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.12%) C
13 5 (2.12%) Scala
14 1 (0.42%) Erlang
14 1 (0.42%) VC++
14 1 (0.42%) VB
14 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) VBA
14 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (3.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.39%) Degree
3 5 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) MCDBA
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.85%) MCITP
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.42%) CCNA
5 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.97%) Samba
2 7 (2.97%) Postfix
3 5 (2.12%) XenServer
4 3 (1.27%) NFS
5 2 (0.85%) KVM
5 2 (0.85%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.85%) Xen
6 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) Varnish
6 1 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.51%) Puppet
1 13 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.12%) Nagios
2 5 (2.12%) ZABBIX
2 5 (2.12%) Cacti
2 5 (2.12%) Salt
3 3 (1.27%) WSUS
3 3 (1.27%) SCCM
4 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.42%) Nessus
5 1 (0.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 67 (28.39%) Zend
2 22 (9.32%) Oracle
3 18 (7.63%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.08%) VMware
5 11 (4.66%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.97%) Casewise
7 6 (2.54%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.54%) Citrix
8 5 (2.12%) SAP
8 5 (2.12%) Percona
9 4 (1.69%) New Relic
9 4 (1.69%) Sun
10 3 (1.27%) ForgeRock
11 2 (0.85%) Red Gate
12 1 (0.42%) Google
12 1 (0.42%) Juniper
12 1 (0.42%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.42%) Cisco
12 1 (0.42%) IBM
12 1 (0.42%) HP
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