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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 54 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 87 116 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.72% 3.81% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.38% 18.07% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 86 45
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£375 £369 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +41.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £498 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.43 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +69.23%
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
703 642 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.00% 21.07% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 427 317
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £20.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £175.00 £132.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 45 £400 +6.66% 12
Gloucestershire -6 12 £438 -27.08% 7
Wiltshire +1 11 £350 +16.66% 4
Dorset -4 4 £275 +12.24% 12
Somerset -7 4 £250 -18.69% 11
Devon -2 3 £308 - 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 78 (44.57%) Linux
2 65 (37.14%) HTML
3 64 (36.57%) PHP
4 59 (33.71%) JavaScript
5 52 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (29.14%) CSS
7 50 (28.57%) SQL
8 47 (26.86%) SQL Server
9 42 (24.00%) Apache
9 42 (24.00%) Puppet
10 39 (22.29%) Git (software)
10 39 (22.29%) Java
11 35 (20.00%) Oracle
12 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
12 32 (18.29%) CentOS
13 30 (17.14%) jQuery
13 30 (17.14%) Windows
13 30 (17.14%) Python
14 29 (16.57%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (15.43%) Red Hat
16 26 (14.86%) DNS
16 26 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (13.71%) Configuration Management
17 24 (13.71%) MongoDB
18 23 (13.14%) DV Cleared
18 23 (13.14%) Finance
19 22 (12.57%) HTML5
20 21 (12.00%) Subversion
21 20 (11.43%) Ruby
21 20 (11.43%) .NET

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 42 (24.00%) Apache
2 16 (9.14%) IIS
3 11 (6.29%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.14%) JBoss
4 9 (5.14%) nginx
5 8 (4.57%) Confluence
6 7 (4.00%) MediaWiki
6 7 (4.00%) Drupal
7 6 (3.43%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.43%) WordPress
8 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.57%) Node.js
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.71%) GitHub
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.86%) DNS
2 19 (10.86%) Firewall
3 15 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.29%) VPN
5 8 (4.57%) Network Security
6 7 (4.00%) LDAP
6 7 (4.00%) HTTP
6 7 (4.00%) SAN
7 5 (2.86%) IPv6
7 5 (2.86%) OSPF
7 5 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 5 (2.86%) IPsec
8 4 (2.29%) SSL
8 4 (2.29%) LAN
8 4 (2.29%) WAN
8 4 (2.29%) BGP
8 4 (2.29%) EIGRP
9 3 (1.71%) VoIP
9 3 (1.71%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.86%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.57%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (13.71%) MongoDB
4 18 (10.29%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.57%) DB2
7 7 (4.00%) Couchbase
7 7 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.43%) Big Data
8 6 (3.43%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.14%) Ingres
10 2 (1.14%) MS Access
10 2 (1.14%) Informix
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.00%) Subversion
3 12 (6.86%) JIRA
3 12 (6.86%) PHPUnit
3 12 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.00%) Hudson
4 7 (4.00%) NUnit
4 7 (4.00%) MSTest
5 6 (3.43%) Maven
6 5 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.29%) Selenium
7 4 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.71%) EasyMock
8 3 (1.71%) JUnit
8 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.71%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.71%) Mockito
9 2 (1.14%) GitLab
9 2 (1.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (13.14%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.29%) Marketing
4 3 (1.71%) Publishing
4 3 (1.71%) Games
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (49.14%) Developer
2 27 (15.43%) PHP Developer
3 26 (14.86%) DBA
4 24 (13.71%) Administrator
5 12 (6.86%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.29%) Software Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
8 9 (5.14%) Python Developer
8 9 (5.14%) Web Developer
8 9 (5.14%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (4.00%) Drupal Developer
11 6 (3.43%) Designer
11 6 (3.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 5 (2.86%) iOS Developer
12 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (37.14%) HTML
2 51 (29.14%) CSS
3 30 (17.14%) jQuery
4 22 (12.57%) HTML5
5 20 (11.43%) .NET
6 18 (10.29%) ASP.NET
7 15 (8.57%) Doctrine
8 14 (8.00%) REST
9 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (6.86%) Web Services
10 10 (5.71%) Zend Framework
10 10 (5.71%) Django
11 7 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (4.00%) SOAP
11 7 (4.00%) LAMP
11 7 (4.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (3.43%) J2EE
12 6 (3.43%) XML
12 6 (3.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.29%) Replication
2 10 (5.71%) Wiki
3 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 7 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.86%) Clustering
5 4 (2.29%) Derivative
5 4 (2.29%) iPhone
5 4 (2.29%) iPad
6 2 (1.14%) Handset
7 1 (0.57%) EPoS
7 1 (0.57%) DTV
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (44.57%) Linux
2 32 (18.29%) CentOS
3 30 (17.14%) Windows
4 16 (9.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.86%) UNIX
6 8 (4.57%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.00%) Solaris
7 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.00%) Debian
8 5 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.29%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.14%) Android
11 1 (0.57%) Fedora
11 1 (0.57%) SmartOS
11 1 (0.57%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (13.71%) Configuration Management
4 19 (10.86%) Scrum
5 18 (10.29%) TDD
6 17 (9.71%) Software Engineering
6 17 (9.71%) DevOps
6 17 (9.71%) Mentoring
7 16 (9.14%) Automated Testing
7 16 (9.14%) SOA
8 14 (8.00%) Load Balancing
9 13 (7.43%) ETL
9 13 (7.43%) ITIL
9 13 (7.43%) MVC
9 13 (7.43%) Open Source
10 11 (6.29%) Refactoring
11 10 (5.71%) Project Management
11 10 (5.71%) Web Development
12 9 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) PHP
2 59 (33.71%) JavaScript
3 50 (28.57%) SQL
4 39 (22.29%) Java
5 30 (17.14%) Python
6 20 (11.43%) Ruby
7 19 (10.86%) C#
8 12 (6.86%) Perl
9 9 (5.14%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.43%) C++
11 5 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.86%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.29%) C
13 3 (1.71%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.57%) VBA
15 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.14%) DV Cleared
3 14 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.86%) Degree
4 5 (2.86%) CISSP
5 3 (1.71%) RHCE
5 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.71%) Samba
2 8 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.57%) iptables
3 7 (4.00%) Postfix
4 6 (3.43%) Varnish
5 4 (2.29%) XenServer
5 4 (2.29%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.71%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.57%) Snort
7 1 (0.57%) Squid
7 1 (0.57%) vSphere
7 1 (0.57%) Btrfs
7 1 (0.57%) vCloud
7 1 (0.57%) KVM
7 1 (0.57%) Docker
7 1 (0.57%) LXC
Systems Management
1 42 (24.00%) Puppet
2 14 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.29%) Ansible
4 7 (4.00%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.29%) Salt
5 4 (2.29%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.14%) yum
6 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.57%) AppManager
7 1 (0.57%) Nessus
7 1 (0.57%) SCCM
7 1 (0.57%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.57%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.57%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.57%) systemd
7 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (20.00%) Oracle
2 27 (15.43%) Red Hat
3 19 (10.86%) Zend
4 17 (9.71%) Percona
5 11 (6.29%) VMware
6 7 (4.00%) SaltStack
6 7 (4.00%) McAfee
6 7 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.00%) Sun
7 5 (2.86%) OpenText
8 4 (2.29%) Citrix
8 4 (2.29%) BEA
8 4 (2.29%) Cisco
8 4 (2.29%) Ektron
8 4 (2.29%) Talend
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) NetApp
9 2 (1.14%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe
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