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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 78 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 60 118 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.00% 4.04% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.76% 17.96% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 84 45
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +80.00%
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
615 657 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.47% 22.48% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 454 253
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £20.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% +8.33%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -18 34 £363 +3.57% 21
Gloucestershire -16 16 £450 - 5
Wiltshire 0 5 £300 -17.24% 9
Devon -1 3 £500 - 4
Somerset -8 1 £250 -18.69% 14
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 93 (54.39%) PHP
2 85 (49.71%) Linux
3 77 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (43.27%) HTML
5 68 (39.77%) JavaScript
6 54 (31.58%) Apache
7 50 (29.24%) CSS
8 49 (28.65%) Git (software)
9 46 (26.90%) SQL
10 42 (24.56%) SQL Server
10 42 (24.56%) Java
11 41 (23.98%) CentOS
12 39 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (22.22%) jQuery
14 36 (21.05%) HTML5
15 32 (18.71%) Windows
16 30 (17.54%) Zend
16 30 (17.54%) Puppet
17 26 (15.20%) Software Engineering
17 26 (15.20%) Finance
18 25 (14.62%) Red Hat
18 25 (14.62%) Python
18 25 (14.62%) TDD
18 25 (14.62%) Doctrine
19 23 (13.45%) DNS
19 23 (13.45%) .NET
20 22 (12.87%) Mentoring
21 21 (12.28%) Oracle
21 21 (12.28%) Scrum
21 21 (12.28%) Drupal

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 54 (31.58%) Apache
2 21 (12.28%) Drupal
3 17 (9.94%) IIS
4 11 (6.43%) nginx
5 10 (5.85%) Confluence
5 10 (5.85%) MediaWiki
6 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.09%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.51%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.34%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.34%) JBoss
9 4 (2.34%) WordPress
10 3 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.17%) CMS
11 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.17%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.58%) Node.js
12 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.34%) SaaS
4 3 (1.75%) GitHub
5 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) DNS
2 20 (11.70%) Firewall
3 16 (9.36%) VPN
4 10 (5.85%) IPsec
4 10 (5.85%) LDAP
5 9 (5.26%) Network Security
6 6 (3.51%) BGP
6 6 (3.51%) OSPF
6 6 (3.51%) EIGRP
6 6 (3.51%) IPv6
6 6 (3.51%) LAN
6 6 (3.51%) WAN
6 6 (3.51%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.34%) DHCP
8 3 (1.75%) HTTP
8 3 (1.75%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.17%) Internet
9 2 (1.17%) SAN
9 2 (1.17%) Wireless
9 2 (1.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.77%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.60%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.68%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (4.09%) Couchbase
7 6 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.92%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (2.92%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (2.92%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.92%) OLAP
9 4 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.17%) MS Access
10 2 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 49 (28.65%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.11%) Subversion
3 17 (9.94%) PHPUnit
4 12 (7.02%) JIRA
5 11 (6.43%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.85%) Hudson
7 7 (4.09%) MSTest
7 7 (4.09%) NUnit
8 4 (2.34%) Selenium
9 2 (1.17%) Toad
9 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.17%) JUnit
10 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.58%) GitLab
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.58%) Maven
10 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 26 (15.20%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Marketing
3 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.34%) Electronics
4 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.75%) Publishing
5 3 (1.75%) Games
6 2 (1.17%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (59.65%) Developer
2 48 (28.07%) PHP Developer
3 16 (9.36%) Drupal Developer
4 13 (7.60%) Software Engineer
4 13 (7.60%) Administrator
5 11 (6.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (6.43%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.43%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 9 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 7 (4.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.09%) Python Developer
7 7 (4.09%) DBA
7 7 (4.09%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.51%) Analyst
8 6 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (3.51%) SQL DBA
8 6 (3.51%) PHP Zend Developer
8 6 (3.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.27%) HTML
2 50 (29.24%) CSS
3 38 (22.22%) jQuery
4 36 (21.05%) HTML5
5 25 (14.62%) Doctrine
6 23 (13.45%) .NET
7 17 (9.94%) Zend Framework
8 16 (9.36%) ASP.NET
9 14 (8.19%) LAMP
10 13 (7.60%) J2EE
11 12 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.85%) Web Services
12 10 (5.85%) RESTful
12 10 (5.85%) REST
13 8 (4.68%) Django
14 7 (4.09%) Castle Windsor
14 7 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (4.09%) .NET Framework
14 7 (4.09%) XML
15 6 (3.51%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Wiki
1 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.68%) Digital Media
3 7 (4.09%) Clustering
4 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.34%) DTV
5 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.17%) Replication
6 2 (1.17%) Derivative
6 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Photography
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 85 (49.71%) Linux
2 41 (23.98%) CentOS
3 32 (18.71%) Windows
4 15 (8.77%) UNIX
5 14 (8.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.43%) Ubuntu
7 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.85%) Debian
8 4 (2.34%) Fedora
8 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.17%) Solaris
9 2 (1.17%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (45.03%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (15.20%) Software Engineering
4 25 (14.62%) TDD
5 22 (12.87%) Mentoring
6 21 (12.28%) Scrum
7 18 (10.53%) DevOps
8 17 (9.94%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.36%) MVC
9 16 (9.36%) Configuration Management
9 16 (9.36%) Open Source
10 15 (8.77%) SOA
11 14 (8.19%) Refactoring
12 13 (7.60%) OO
13 12 (7.02%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.02%) Load Balancing
14 11 (6.43%) Web Development
15 10 (5.85%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (5.26%) Build Automation
16 9 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (54.39%) PHP
2 68 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 46 (26.90%) SQL
4 42 (24.56%) Java
5 25 (14.62%) Python
6 17 (9.94%) C#
7 16 (9.36%) Ruby
8 7 (4.09%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.51%) Perl
10 5 (2.92%) PHP5
11 4 (2.34%) C
12 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.17%) C++
13 2 (1.17%) Delphi
13 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.17%) Groovy
14 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.36%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.92%) Degree
3 5 (2.92%) CISSP
4 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.34%) CCNA
4 4 (2.34%) MCDBA
4 4 (2.34%) MCITP
5 3 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) CCNP
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.85%) Samba
2 10 (5.85%) Postfix
2 10 (5.85%) iptables
3 7 (4.09%) XenServer
4 6 (3.51%) Varnish
5 5 (2.92%) vSphere
6 4 (2.34%) XenApp
7 2 (1.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 30 (17.54%) Puppet
2 10 (5.85%) ZABBIX
3 9 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.92%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.92%) Salt
5 2 (1.17%) Nagios
5 2 (1.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.58%) SCCM
6 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.58%) Nessus
6 1 (0.58%) AppManager
Vendors
1 30 (17.54%) Zend
2 25 (14.62%) Red Hat
3 21 (12.28%) Oracle
4 13 (7.60%) VMware
5 12 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.43%) Citrix
7 7 (4.09%) McAfee
8 4 (2.34%) Wyse
8 4 (2.34%) SAP
8 4 (2.34%) Red Gate
9 3 (1.75%) Cisco
10 2 (1.17%) Sun
10 2 (1.17%) BEA
10 2 (1.17%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.17%) Percona
10 2 (1.17%) Ektron
11 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.58%) New Relic
11 1 (0.58%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.58%) OpenText
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CPS Group
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Posted: 15 days ago