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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 84 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 54 105 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.91% 3.22% 3.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.64% 14.77% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 74 77
Median daily rate £370 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £297 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £43.43 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.21% +47.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +22.58%
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
625 711 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.10% 21.80% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 521 437
Median daily rate £370 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +91.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £78.27 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -32 17 £313 -30.55% 16
Gloucestershire +7 16 £370 -12.94% 16
Wiltshire +11 11 £378 +7.85% 5
Somerset +16 4 £325 - 6
Devon 0 2 - - 4
Dorset +2 1 - - 4
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 57 (47.90%) HTML
1 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
2 50 (42.02%) PHP
3 49 (41.18%) CSS
4 41 (34.45%) Apache
5 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (26.05%) Spring
6 31 (26.05%) Java
7 30 (25.21%) Oracle
8 29 (24.37%) SQL
9 28 (23.53%) MVC
10 25 (21.01%) Linux
10 25 (21.01%) jQuery
11 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
11 23 (19.33%) Perl
11 23 (19.33%) Scrum
12 22 (18.49%) LAMP
12 22 (18.49%) Security Cleared
13 21 (17.65%) XML
13 21 (17.65%) Tomcat
14 20 (16.81%) E-Commerce
14 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
15 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
15 19 (15.97%) JSON
16 17 (14.29%) JIRA
16 17 (14.29%) TDD
16 17 (14.29%) OO
17 16 (13.45%) HTML5
17 16 (13.45%) Relational Database
17 16 (13.45%) DevOps

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 41 (34.45%) Apache
2 21 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.76%) Alfresco
3 14 (11.76%) Drupal
4 13 (10.92%) Apache Solr
5 12 (10.08%) CMS
6 9 (7.56%) Confluence
7 6 (5.04%) WordPress
8 4 (3.36%) IIS
8 4 (3.36%) Moodle
8 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.52%) nginx
10 2 (1.68%) JBoss
11 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.84%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Magento
2 2 (1.68%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.04%) TestFlight
4 4 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.08%) Intranet
2 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.04%) LDAP
4 4 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (2.52%) Network Security
6 1 (0.84%) Extranet
6 1 (0.84%) FTP
6 1 (0.84%) Internet
6 1 (0.84%) SSH
6 1 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.45%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.92%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (8.40%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.72%) Neo4j
5 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.72%) OrientDB
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (5.04%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (5.04%) Big Data
7 6 (5.04%) CouchDB
7 6 (5.04%) SQLite
8 5 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.29%) JIRA
3 8 (6.72%) Bitbucket
3 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.04%) Subversion
6 3 (2.52%) JUnit
6 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.52%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.68%) Ant
7 2 (1.68%) EasyMock
7 2 (1.68%) Grunt
7 2 (1.68%) gulp
7 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.84%) Maven
8 1 (0.84%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.36%) Finance
1 4 (3.36%) Marketing
2 1 (0.84%) Advertising
2 1 (0.84%) Back Office
2 1 (0.84%) Electronics
2 1 (0.84%) Local Government
2 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (68.07%) Developer
2 23 (19.33%) PHP Developer
3 16 (13.45%) Java Developer
4 10 (8.40%) .NET Developer
4 10 (8.40%) Drupal Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Data Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Designer
8 6 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) iOS Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Senior iOS Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Symfony Developer
9 5 (4.20%) AWS Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Azure Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.90%) HTML
2 49 (41.18%) CSS
3 31 (26.05%) Spring
4 25 (21.01%) jQuery
5 22 (18.49%) LAMP
6 21 (17.65%) XML
7 19 (15.97%) JSON
8 16 (13.45%) HTML5
9 15 (12.61%) Java EE
10 14 (11.76%) .NET
11 13 (10.92%) AngularJS
11 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET
12 12 (10.08%) Web Services
13 11 (9.24%) CSS3
13 11 (9.24%) Spring MVC
14 10 (8.40%) Hibernate
14 10 (8.40%) Symfony
15 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (7.56%) LESS
16 8 (6.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Wiki
2 10 (8.40%) Clustering
3 9 (7.56%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.04%) Social Media
6 5 (4.20%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.68%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.68%) SCORM
9 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.84%) Blog
9 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.84%) Fintech
9 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.84%) NHS
9 1 (0.84%) Statistics
9 1 (0.84%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.01%) Linux
2 10 (8.40%) Windows
3 8 (6.72%) Solaris
4 7 (5.88%) CentOS
5 6 (5.04%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.20%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.68%) Mesosphere
7 2 (1.68%) Unix
8 1 (0.84%) AIX
8 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.53%) MVC
3 23 (19.33%) Scrum
4 20 (16.81%) E-Commerce
5 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
6 17 (14.29%) OO
6 17 (14.29%) TDD
7 16 (13.45%) DevOps
8 15 (12.61%) Web Design
9 13 (10.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (10.92%) Workflow
10 10 (8.40%) ITIL
10 10 (8.40%) Web Development
11 9 (7.56%) Front End Development
11 9 (7.56%) Open Source
12 8 (6.72%) OOD
12 8 (6.72%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.88%) Configuration Management
13 7 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) JavaScript
2 50 (42.02%) PHP
3 31 (26.05%) Java
4 29 (24.37%) SQL
5 23 (19.33%) Perl
6 13 (10.92%) C#
7 12 (10.08%) Ruby
8 10 (8.40%) Python
9 8 (6.72%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.88%) Scala
11 6 (5.04%) Apple Swift
11 6 (5.04%) C
11 6 (5.04%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.36%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.68%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.68%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.84%) C++
14 1 (0.84%) VBA
14 1 (0.84%) VC++
14 1 (0.84%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.24%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) RHCE
4 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) Degree
5 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.88%) Samba
3 6 (5.04%) Docker
4 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.68%) LXC
6 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) Puppet
2 6 (5.04%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.20%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.36%) SCCM
5 2 (1.68%) Mesos
6 1 (0.84%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Oracle
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.88%) Adobe
3 7 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.20%) Google
4 5 (4.20%) VMware
4 5 (4.20%) Zend
5 2 (1.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) hybris
6 1 (0.84%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.84%) OpenText
6 1 (0.84%) Rackspace
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day Contract split between Nottingham/ Bristol/ home
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago