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 26 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 51 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 114 66 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.52% 2.96% 3.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.96% 13.47% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 47 62
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£375 £288 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £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 4 3
Average hourly rate £30.75 £27.15 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% -16.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -10.76%
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
672 490 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.72% 21.94% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 339 408
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 £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 29
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.36% -27.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.94 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.77 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -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 26 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 26 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 +21 61 £400 +45.45% 15
Wiltshire +4 23 £388 +30.25% 10
Somerset -13 14 £288 -0.86% 8
Gloucestershire -10 12 £300 +50.00% 8
Dorset - 3 £275 - 11
Devon -23 2 £175 -24.32% 9
Cornwall - - - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 161 (69.10%) PHP
2 124 (53.22%) HTML
3 113 (48.50%) JavaScript
4 105 (45.06%) Linux
5 94 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (38.63%) jQuery
7 87 (37.34%) Apache
8 83 (35.62%) HTML5
9 78 (33.48%) CentOS
10 70 (30.04%) CSS
11 69 (29.61%) Zend
12 67 (28.76%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (25.75%) PHPUnit
14 59 (25.32%) Git (software)
14 59 (25.32%) SQL
15 57 (24.46%) Zend Framework
16 49 (21.03%) Software Engineering
17 46 (19.74%) Java
18 43 (18.45%) Finance
19 36 (15.45%) LAMP
20 34 (14.59%) Automated Testing
21 33 (14.16%) SQL Server
22 30 (12.88%) Refactoring
22 30 (12.88%) Mentoring
23 29 (12.45%) MVC
24 26 (11.16%) Relational Database
24 26 (11.16%) TDD
24 26 (11.16%) Web Services
25 25 (10.73%) .NET
25 25 (10.73%) Red Hat

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 87 (37.34%) Apache
2 16 (6.87%) Drupal
3 14 (6.01%) nginx
4 11 (4.72%) IIS
5 9 (3.86%) CMS
5 9 (3.86%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.58%) Confluence
6 6 (2.58%) MediaWiki
6 6 (2.58%) JBoss
6 6 (2.58%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.15%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.72%) SAS
8 4 (1.72%) WordPress
9 3 (1.29%) Magnolia
9 3 (1.29%) Moodle
10 2 (0.86%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (3.43%) MS Excel
1 8 (3.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.86%) SPSS
2 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Magento
1 4 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.29%) Shopify
3 1 (0.43%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.43%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.72%) SaaS
4 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.58%) LDAP
2 9 (3.86%) VPN
3 8 (3.43%) Firewall
3 8 (3.43%) IPsec
4 7 (3.00%) LAN
4 7 (3.00%) WAN
5 6 (2.58%) OSPF
5 6 (2.58%) BGP
5 6 (2.58%) EIGRP
5 6 (2.58%) IPv6
5 6 (2.58%) Network Security
6 4 (1.72%) NAS
6 4 (1.72%) Internet
6 4 (1.72%) SAN
7 3 (1.29%) DNS
7 3 (1.29%) HTTP
7 3 (1.29%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.86%) SMPP
8 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.16%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.15%) RDBMS
3 19 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 17 (7.30%) MongoDB
5 15 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.86%) OLAP
7 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.43%) OLAP Cube
8 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.58%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.29%) DB2
10 3 (1.29%) Voldemort
10 3 (1.29%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.29%) Aerospike
10 3 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 60 (25.75%) PHPUnit
2 59 (25.32%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.58%) Subversion
4 12 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.15%) JIRA
5 6 (2.58%) Hudson
6 5 (2.15%) NetBeans
6 5 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.72%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.29%) Selenium
9 2 (0.86%) JUnit
9 2 (0.86%) Maven
10 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.43%) Ant
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 43 (18.45%) Finance
2 8 (3.43%) Marketing
3 5 (2.15%) Electronics
3 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.29%) Military
4 3 (1.29%) Publishing
4 3 (1.29%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Automotive
5 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 165 (70.82%) Developer
2 96 (41.20%) PHP Developer
3 27 (11.59%) PHP Zend Developer
4 24 (10.30%) Web Developer
5 23 (9.87%) Software Engineer
6 17 (7.30%) Java Developer
7 14 (6.01%) Analyst
8 11 (4.72%) Architect
9 10 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (3.43%) Designer
11 8 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.43%) Junior
11 8 (3.43%) Business Developer
11 8 (3.43%) Junior Developer
11 8 (3.43%) Junior Web Developer
12 7 (3.00%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 6 (2.58%) Drupal Developer
13 6 (2.58%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (53.22%) HTML
2 90 (38.63%) jQuery
3 83 (35.62%) HTML5
4 70 (30.04%) CSS
5 57 (24.46%) Zend Framework
6 36 (15.45%) LAMP
7 26 (11.16%) Web Services
8 25 (10.73%) .NET
9 23 (9.87%) CSS3
10 20 (8.58%) XML
11 19 (8.15%) Symfony
12 16 (6.87%) RESTful
12 16 (6.87%) Spring
13 13 (5.58%) Ajax
13 13 (5.58%) JSON
13 13 (5.58%) ASP.NET
14 10 (4.29%) Hibernate
15 9 (3.86%) .NET Framework
15 9 (3.86%) CodeIgniter
15 9 (3.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.30%) Open Source
2 9 (3.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.86%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.43%) Reference Data
4 7 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.58%) Wiki
5 6 (2.58%) Physics
5 6 (2.58%) CESG
5 6 (2.58%) Replication
6 5 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.15%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.72%) DTV
7 4 (1.72%) Biometrics
7 4 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.29%) VLE
8 3 (1.29%) Clustering
8 3 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.29%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.29%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.29%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 105 (45.06%) Linux
2 78 (33.48%) CentOS
3 21 (9.01%) UNIX
4 17 (7.30%) Windows
5 13 (5.58%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.29%) Debian
7 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.58%) Fedora
8 5 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.29%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Solaris
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.76%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (21.03%) Software Engineering
4 34 (14.59%) Automated Testing
5 30 (12.88%) Refactoring
5 30 (12.88%) Mentoring
6 29 (12.45%) MVC
7 26 (11.16%) TDD
8 22 (9.44%) Scrum
9 21 (9.01%) OO
9 21 (9.01%) Data Modelling
10 16 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (6.44%) ETL
11 15 (6.44%) DevOps
12 14 (6.01%) OO PHP
13 13 (5.58%) OOP
14 12 (5.15%) Migration
15 11 (4.72%) Configuration Management
16 10 (4.29%) Validation
17 9 (3.86%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 161 (69.10%) PHP
2 113 (48.50%) JavaScript
3 59 (25.32%) SQL
4 46 (19.74%) Java
5 25 (10.73%) Bash Shell
6 23 (9.87%) PHP5
7 20 (8.58%) Ruby
8 18 (7.73%) Python
9 15 (6.44%) C++
10 13 (5.58%) C#
11 10 (4.29%) Perl
12 8 (3.43%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.58%) Scala
14 5 (2.15%) C
15 1 (0.43%) Groovy
15 1 (0.43%) Erlang
15 1 (0.43%) VC++
15 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.43%) VB
15 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (4.72%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.43%) CCNA
4 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.86%) Samba
2 9 (3.86%) Postfix
3 6 (2.58%) XenServer
4 4 (1.72%) NFS
5 3 (1.29%) Xen
5 3 (1.29%) KVM
5 3 (1.29%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (6.87%) Puppet
2 13 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.00%) Nagios
3 7 (3.00%) Cacti
4 6 (2.58%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.29%) WSUS
5 3 (1.29%) SCCM
5 3 (1.29%) Salt
6 1 (0.43%) SCOM
6 1 (0.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 69 (29.61%) Zend
2 25 (10.73%) Red Hat
3 20 (8.58%) Oracle
4 14 (6.01%) VMware
5 8 (3.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.00%) Casewise
6 7 (3.00%) Citrix
6 7 (3.00%) Percona
7 6 (2.58%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.72%) Sun
8 4 (1.72%) SAP
9 3 (1.29%) New Relic
9 3 (1.29%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.43%) Wyse
10 1 (0.43%) Google
10 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.43%) Juniper
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) IBM
10 1 (0.43%) HP
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