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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 71 76 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Contract jobs citing MySQL 72 63 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.42% 2.09% 4.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.06% 9.68% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 83
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+71.05% -53.08%
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
597 651 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.10% 21.63% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 468 496
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.95 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £39.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £26.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+31.73% -18.75%

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 June 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 June 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
Bristol -8 27 £325 -7.14% 17
Wiltshire +5 19 £450 +50.00%
Gloucestershire -7 13 £350 -17.64% 13
Somerset +15 6 £339 +35.50% 7
Devon -3 4 - - 2
Dorset - 2 £340 - 8
Cornwall - 1 - -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 65 (50.00%) PHP
2 52 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 46 (35.38%) CSS
4 45 (34.62%) HTML
5 37 (28.46%) Oracle
5 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (27.69%) SQL
6 36 (27.69%) Security Cleared
7 35 (26.92%) Apache
8 34 (26.15%) Linux
9 29 (22.31%) LAMP
10 26 (20.00%) Java
10 26 (20.00%) JIRA
11 24 (18.46%) Wiki
11 24 (18.46%) Scrum
12 22 (16.92%) DevOps
13 21 (16.15%) Active Directory
13 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
14 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 20 (15.38%) Python
14 20 (15.38%) Relational Database
15 19 (14.62%) Spring
16 18 (13.85%) Open Source
16 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
16 18 (13.85%) MVC
17 17 (13.08%) Perl
17 17 (13.08%) OO
17 17 (13.08%) Puppet
18 16 (12.31%) CentOS
18 16 (12.31%) Drupal

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 35 (26.92%) Apache
2 16 (12.31%) CMS
2 16 (12.31%) Drupal
3 14 (10.77%) WordPress
4 13 (10.00%) Confluence
4 13 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.31%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.54%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.54%) Moodle
8 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.77%) nginx
8 1 (0.77%) Node.js
8 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Magento
2 2 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.77%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.77%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.77%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.54%) Network Security
3 2 (1.54%) VLAN
4 1 (0.77%) DNS
4 1 (0.77%) Extranet
4 1 (0.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.69%) Big Data
4 10 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (7.69%) OrientDB
5 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.77%) MS Access
8 1 (0.77%) OLAP
8 1 (0.77%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.77%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 26 (20.00%) JIRA
2 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.46%) Bitbucket
4 10 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.85%) PHPUnit
5 5 (3.85%) Subversion
6 3 (2.31%) EasyMock
6 3 (2.31%) JUnit
7 2 (1.54%) gulp
7 2 (1.54%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.54%) Selenium
7 2 (1.54%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.77%) Grunt
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (4.62%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Marketing
3 4 (3.08%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Electronics
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Publishing
5 1 (0.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (60.00%) Developer
2 37 (28.46%) PHP Developer
3 13 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (8.46%) Architect
4 11 (8.46%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.92%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.38%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Symfony Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Designer
9 6 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.38%) CSS
2 45 (34.62%) HTML
3 29 (22.31%) LAMP
4 19 (14.62%) Spring
5 14 (10.77%) jQuery
6 13 (10.00%) .NET
6 13 (10.00%) Java EE
6 13 (10.00%) Symfony
7 12 (9.23%) HTML5
8 10 (7.69%) EJB
8 10 (7.69%) JSF
9 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET
9 9 (6.92%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.92%) Laravel
10 8 (6.15%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (6.15%) CSS3
10 8 (6.15%) Web Services
11 6 (4.62%) XML
12 5 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) Wiki
2 9 (6.92%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (3.08%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.08%) Social Media
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.77%) Blog
6 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.77%) DTV
6 1 (0.77%) Fintech
6 1 (0.77%) NHS
6 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.15%) Linux
2 16 (12.31%) CentOS
3 13 (10.00%) Solaris
4 8 (6.15%) Windows
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.31%) Unix
6 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.54%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.77%) Android
7 1 (0.77%) Debian
7 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.46%) Scrum
3 22 (16.92%) DevOps
4 20 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 18 (13.85%) MVC
5 18 (13.85%) Open Source
6 17 (13.08%) OO
7 15 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 14 (10.77%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.77%) TDD
8 14 (10.77%) Web Development
9 11 (8.46%) ITIL
9 11 (8.46%) OOD
10 10 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.92%) Front End Development
11 9 (6.92%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (6.92%) Web Design
12 6 (4.62%) BDD
12 6 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.00%) PHP
2 52 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 36 (27.69%) SQL
4 26 (20.00%) Java
5 20 (15.38%) Python
6 17 (13.08%) Perl
7 15 (11.54%) Ruby
8 12 (9.23%) C#
9 11 (8.46%) PL/SQL
10 10 (7.69%) Scala
11 8 (6.15%) PHP 5
12 6 (4.62%) C
13 3 (2.31%) C++
13 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.54%) R
15 1 (0.77%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.77%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.77%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 13 (10.00%) RHCE
4 11 (8.46%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) Degree
6 1 (0.77%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 21 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.00%) Samba
3 8 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.85%) Docker
5 2 (1.54%) LXC
5 2 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) Puppet
2 8 (6.15%) ZABBIX
3 6 (4.62%) Kubernetes
3 6 (4.62%) SCCM
4 3 (2.31%) Ansible
5 2 (1.54%) Mesos
6 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Oracle
2 15 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.69%) VMware
5 9 (6.92%) Zend
6 7 (5.38%) Google
7 4 (3.08%) SAP
8 3 (2.31%) Adobe
9 2 (1.54%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.77%) OpenText
10 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.77%) Siebel
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