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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 61 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 78 87 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.66% 2.78% 3.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.20% 12.95% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 72
Median daily rate £350 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £477 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £111.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -59.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.24%
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
591 672 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.18% 21.48% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 464 484
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 14
Median hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Wiltshire +15 23 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 20 £325 -23.52% 15
Bristol -20 19 £323 -7.85% 17
Somerset +16 5 £313 - 9
Dorset -4 3 £330 +32.00% 13
Cornwall - 3 £300 -
Devon +3 2 - - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 52 (43.33%) PHP
2 46 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 40 (33.33%) CSS
4 38 (31.67%) HTML
5 37 (30.83%) SQL
5 37 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (27.50%) Security Cleared
7 29 (24.17%) Java
8 27 (22.50%) Apache
8 27 (22.50%) Scrum
9 25 (20.83%) Oracle
10 24 (20.00%) Linux
11 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
11 22 (18.33%) JIRA
12 21 (17.50%) LAMP
13 20 (16.67%) MVC
13 20 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 20 (16.67%) Wiki
13 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 19 (15.83%) Software Engineering
14 19 (15.83%) Git (software)
14 19 (15.83%) Python
14 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
15 18 (15.00%) Open Source
16 17 (14.17%) Spring
17 16 (13.33%) .NET
18 15 (12.50%) C#
18 15 (12.50%) Perl
18 15 (12.50%) OO
18 15 (12.50%) Puppet

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 27 (22.50%) Apache
2 13 (10.83%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.00%) WordPress
4 11 (9.17%) Confluence
5 10 (8.33%) Drupal
6 8 (6.67%) CMS
7 5 (4.17%) JBoss
7 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
9 2 (1.67%) IIS
9 2 (1.67%) Moodle
9 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.83%) nginx
10 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.83%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.67%) DNS
3 2 (1.67%) VLAN
4 1 (0.83%) DHCP
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) IPsec
4 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.83%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (8.33%) Big Data
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.67%) Neo4j
6 8 (6.67%) OrientDB
7 5 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.67%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.83%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.83%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) JIRA
2 19 (15.83%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (7.50%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.33%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.33%) Subversion
6 2 (1.67%) gulp
6 2 (1.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.67%) Selenium
6 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.83%) EasyMock
7 1 (0.83%) Grunt
7 1 (0.83%) JUnit
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (5.83%) Retail
2 6 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Back Office
3 3 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (61.67%) Developer
2 34 (28.33%) PHP Developer
3 13 (10.83%) Java Developer
4 11 (9.17%) .NET Developer
4 11 (9.17%) Architect
5 10 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.50%) MySQL Developer
7 8 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.83%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.33%) CSS
2 38 (31.67%) HTML
3 21 (17.50%) LAMP
4 17 (14.17%) Spring
5 16 (13.33%) .NET
6 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
7 12 (10.00%) Java EE
8 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 10 (8.33%) JSF
9 10 (8.33%) Web Services
10 9 (7.50%) Laravel
10 9 (7.50%) Symfony
11 8 (6.67%) EJB
11 8 (6.67%) jQuery
12 7 (5.83%) Hibernate
12 7 (5.83%) HTML5
12 7 (5.83%) JSON
13 6 (5.00%) J2EE
13 6 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) Wiki
2 7 (5.83%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.50%) Social Media
3 3 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) Statistics
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) DTV
5 1 (0.83%) Fintech
5 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.00%) Linux
2 14 (11.67%) CentOS
3 11 (9.17%) Solaris
4 8 (6.67%) Windows
4 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.50%) Unix
6 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) Debian
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.50%) Scrum
3 20 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 20 (16.67%) MVC
4 19 (15.83%) Software Engineering
5 18 (15.00%) Open Source
6 15 (12.50%) DevOps
6 15 (12.50%) OO
7 14 (11.67%) Configuration Management
8 13 (10.83%) TDD
9 12 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (9.17%) Web Design
10 11 (9.17%) Web Development
11 10 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 9 (7.50%) ITIL
12 9 (7.50%) OOD
13 8 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (5.83%) Front End Development
15 6 (5.00%) BDD
15 6 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.33%) PHP
2 46 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 37 (30.83%) SQL
4 29 (24.17%) Java
5 19 (15.83%) Python
6 15 (12.50%) C#
6 15 (12.50%) Perl
7 13 (10.83%) Ruby
8 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 9 (7.50%) Scala
9 6 (5.00%) C
9 6 (5.00%) PHP 5
10 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.50%) C++
12 2 (1.67%) R
13 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.83%) X++
Qualifications
1 33 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.83%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (9.17%) RHCE
5 4 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.17%) Samba
3 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) Puppet
2 8 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 6 (5.00%) SCCM
4 3 (2.50%) Ansible
5 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Oracle
2 13 (10.83%) Red Hat
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.33%) VMware
5 9 (7.50%) Zend
6 5 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (2.50%) Adobe
7 3 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.67%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.83%) Siebel
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