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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 77 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 67 102 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.15% 3.54% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.32% 17.14% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 42
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£350 £375 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £293
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £55.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +100.00%
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
649 595 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.85% 20.62% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 394 266
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £175.00 £115.00
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 3 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 3 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 -27 28 £350 -6.66% 10
Gloucestershire +4 18 £450 -10.00% 8
Wiltshire +6 10 £350 -6.66% 11
Devon -5 3 £308 - 1
Dorset -5 2 £275 +12.24% 14
Somerset -7 1 £250 -18.69% 12
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 83 (50.30%) Linux
2 76 (46.06%) PHP
3 72 (43.64%) HTML
4 62 (37.58%) JavaScript
5 60 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (33.94%) CSS
7 52 (31.52%) Apache
8 45 (27.27%) SQL
9 44 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 43 (26.06%) Git (software)
11 37 (22.42%) CentOS
12 36 (21.82%) Java
13 34 (20.61%) jQuery
13 34 (20.61%) Puppet
14 33 (20.00%) Windows
14 33 (20.00%) Red Hat
15 32 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (18.18%) HTML5
17 29 (17.58%) DNS
18 27 (16.36%) .NET
19 26 (15.76%) Oracle
19 26 (15.76%) Python
20 25 (15.15%) Firewall
21 24 (14.55%) Security Cleared
21 24 (14.55%) TDD
22 22 (13.33%) Finance
22 22 (13.33%) Zend
23 21 (12.73%) Scrum
23 21 (12.73%) Configuration Management
23 21 (12.73%) C#

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 52 (31.52%) Apache
2 21 (12.73%) IIS
3 16 (9.70%) Drupal
4 12 (7.27%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.06%) nginx
6 9 (5.45%) Confluence
6 9 (5.45%) MediaWiki
7 8 (4.85%) JBoss
8 7 (4.24%) WordPress
9 5 (3.03%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.42%) Apache Solr
10 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.21%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.21%) CMS
11 2 (1.21%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Magento
2 2 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.82%) SaaS
3 3 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.58%) DNS
2 25 (15.15%) Firewall
3 17 (10.30%) VPN
4 14 (8.48%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.45%) LDAP
5 9 (5.45%) IPsec
5 9 (5.45%) Network Security
6 6 (3.64%) SAN
7 5 (3.03%) IPv6
7 5 (3.03%) OSPF
7 5 (3.03%) BGP
7 5 (3.03%) EIGRP
7 5 (3.03%) LAN
7 5 (3.03%) WAN
7 5 (3.03%) HTTP
7 5 (3.03%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.42%) SSL
8 4 (2.42%) DHCP
9 3 (1.82%) VoIP
10 2 (1.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.91%) MongoDB
3 16 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (7.88%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.24%) Couchbase
5 7 (4.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.82%) MS Access
9 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.21%) SQLite
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.21%) OLAP
9 2 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (26.06%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.12%) Subversion
3 14 (8.48%) PHPUnit
4 12 (7.27%) JIRA
4 12 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.45%) Hudson
6 7 (4.24%) MSTest
6 7 (4.24%) NUnit
7 4 (2.42%) JUnit
7 4 (2.42%) Selenium
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.82%) Maven
9 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.21%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.21%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.21%) Toad
9 2 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.21%) Mockito
9 2 (1.21%) EasyMock
General
1 22 (13.33%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.42%) Publishing
4 3 (1.82%) Games
4 3 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.21%) Retail
5 2 (1.21%) Electronics
5 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 97 (58.79%) Developer
2 36 (21.82%) PHP Developer
3 14 (8.48%) Drupal Developer
4 12 (7.27%) Software Engineer
4 12 (7.27%) Administrator
4 12 (7.27%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.45%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.85%) Analyst
8 8 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (3.03%) Designer
11 5 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.03%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (43.64%) HTML
2 56 (33.94%) CSS
3 34 (20.61%) jQuery
4 30 (18.18%) HTML5
5 27 (16.36%) .NET
6 20 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 17 (10.30%) Doctrine
8 13 (7.88%) Web Services
9 12 (7.27%) Zend Framework
9 12 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (7.27%) REST
10 10 (6.06%) LAMP
11 8 (4.85%) J2EE
11 8 (4.85%) Django
11 8 (4.85%) CSS3
12 7 (4.24%) Laravel
12 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.24%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (4.24%) Symfony
12 7 (4.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.67%) Wiki
2 9 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.85%) Digital Media
4 7 (4.24%) Clustering
5 6 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.42%) Derivative
7 3 (1.82%) iPhone
7 3 (1.82%) iPad
7 3 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.21%) DTV
9 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Handset
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) EPoS
9 1 (0.61%) W3C
9 1 (0.61%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 83 (50.30%) Linux
2 37 (22.42%) CentOS
3 33 (20.00%) Windows
4 18 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (9.70%) UNIX
6 10 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 9 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.45%) Debian
8 6 (3.64%) Solaris
9 4 (2.42%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.82%) Fedora
11 1 (0.61%) Android
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (14.55%) TDD
4 21 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 21 (12.73%) Scrum
5 19 (11.52%) Software Engineering
5 19 (11.52%) DevOps
6 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 16 (9.70%) Load Balancing
8 15 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 15 (9.09%) MVC
8 15 (9.09%) SOA
9 11 (6.67%) Web Development
9 11 (6.67%) Refactoring
9 11 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (6.06%) OO
10 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.45%) ITIL
11 9 (5.45%) Project Management
11 9 (5.45%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 76 (46.06%) PHP
2 62 (37.58%) JavaScript
3 45 (27.27%) SQL
4 36 (21.82%) Java
5 26 (15.76%) Python
6 21 (12.73%) C#
7 18 (10.91%) Ruby
8 9 (5.45%) Perl
9 7 (4.24%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.42%) C++
11 4 (2.42%) C
12 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.82%) PHP5
13 2 (1.21%) Groovy
13 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.21%) Delphi
13 2 (1.21%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (1.21%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 24 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.12%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.03%) Degree
4 5 (3.03%) CISSP
5 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.42%) CCNA
6 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.21%) MCITP
7 2 (1.21%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.21%) RHCE
8 1 (0.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.67%) Samba
2 11 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.45%) Postfix
3 9 (5.45%) iptables
4 7 (4.24%) Varnish
5 6 (3.64%) XenServer
6 5 (3.03%) vSphere
7 4 (2.42%) XenApp
7 4 (2.42%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (20.61%) Puppet
2 9 (5.45%) ZABBIX
3 8 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.42%) Ansible
4 4 (2.42%) Salt
5 3 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.21%) Nagios
7 1 (0.61%) AppManager
7 1 (0.61%) SCCM
7 1 (0.61%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 33 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 26 (15.76%) Oracle
3 22 (13.33%) Zend
4 14 (8.48%) VMware
5 12 (7.27%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.06%) Citrix
7 7 (4.24%) McAfee
8 6 (3.64%) Sun
9 5 (3.03%) Cisco
10 4 (2.42%) BEA
10 4 (2.42%) Wyse
10 4 (2.42%) Ektron
11 3 (1.82%) OpenText
12 2 (1.21%) Red Gate
12 2 (1.21%) SAP
12 2 (1.21%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.61%) Adobe
13 1 (0.61%) Percona
13 1 (0.61%) Talend
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