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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 46 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 113 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.58% 2.81% 2.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.54% 11.36% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 60 40
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£406 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £203 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -6.66%
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
683 704 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.66% 24.75% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 421 357
Average daily rate £375 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £13.99 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.75 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 March 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 March 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 +12 62 £413 +43.47% 22
Gloucestershire +15 28 £413 +52.77% 16
Dorset +5 7 £250 -37.50% 16
Cornwall - 4 - -
Wiltshire -6 3 - - 4
Devon -14 3 £500 +108.33% 6
Somerset -23 2 £275 - 13
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 151 (66.23%) PHP
2 120 (52.63%) HTML
3 113 (49.56%) Linux
4 112 (49.12%) JavaScript
5 103 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (38.60%) Apache
7 78 (34.21%) HTML5
8 76 (33.33%) jQuery
9 73 (32.02%) SQL
10 70 (30.70%) Git (software)
11 67 (29.39%) CentOS
12 66 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (26.75%) CSS
14 60 (26.32%) Java
15 59 (25.88%) Zend
16 56 (24.56%) Doctrine
17 53 (23.25%) PHPUnit
18 50 (21.93%) Zend Framework
18 50 (21.93%) Software Engineering
19 41 (17.98%) SQL Server
20 38 (16.67%) Finance
21 37 (16.23%) MVC
22 35 (15.35%) Mentoring
23 34 (14.91%) Automated Testing
23 34 (14.91%) Refactoring
24 32 (14.04%) TDD
25 31 (13.60%) .NET
25 31 (13.60%) Windows
26 26 (11.40%) OO
26 26 (11.40%) Puppet

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 88 (38.60%) Apache
2 24 (10.53%) Drupal
3 13 (5.70%) IIS
4 11 (4.82%) nginx
5 9 (3.95%) Confluence
5 9 (3.95%) MediaWiki
6 8 (3.51%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.63%) WordPress
7 6 (2.63%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.19%) Umbraco
8 5 (2.19%) JBoss
9 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.75%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.75%) SAS
9 4 (1.75%) CMS
10 3 (1.32%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.44%) Node.js
11 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) SPSS
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.75%) SaaS
2 4 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.02%) Firewall
2 15 (6.58%) VPN
3 13 (5.70%) DNS
3 13 (5.70%) IPsec
4 10 (4.39%) LDAP
5 9 (3.95%) Network Security
6 8 (3.51%) LAN
6 8 (3.51%) WAN
6 8 (3.51%) IPv6
6 8 (3.51%) OSPF
6 8 (3.51%) BGP
6 8 (3.51%) EIGRP
7 6 (2.63%) DHCP
8 5 (2.19%) HTTP
9 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.32%) SAN
9 3 (1.32%) Internet
9 3 (1.32%) NAS
10 2 (0.88%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.46%) MongoDB
2 17 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.70%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.95%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.07%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.63%) OLAP
10 5 (2.19%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (2.19%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (1.75%) Redis
11 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.32%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 70 (30.70%) Git (software)
2 53 (23.25%) PHPUnit
3 16 (7.02%) Subversion
4 15 (6.58%) JIRA
5 12 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.95%) Hudson
7 7 (3.07%) MSTest
7 7 (3.07%) NUnit
8 4 (1.75%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.32%) JUnit
10 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.88%) Toad
11 1 (0.44%) Ant
11 1 (0.44%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.44%) Selenium
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.44%) Maven
11 1 (0.44%) GitLab
General
1 38 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (5.26%) Marketing
3 8 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.63%) Electronics
4 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.19%) Publishing
6 3 (1.32%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Military
6 3 (1.32%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 154 (67.54%) Developer
2 84 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 24 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) PHP Zend Developer
5 22 (9.65%) Web Developer
6 18 (7.89%) Drupal Developer
7 14 (6.14%) Java Developer
8 11 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.39%) .NET Developer
9 10 (4.39%) Administrator
9 10 (4.39%) Analyst
9 10 (4.39%) Architect
10 8 (3.51%) Junior
10 8 (3.51%) DBA
10 8 (3.51%) Junior Developer
10 8 (3.51%) Junior Web Developer
10 8 (3.51%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 7 (3.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (3.07%) SQL DBA
11 7 (3.07%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (52.63%) HTML
2 78 (34.21%) HTML5
3 76 (33.33%) jQuery
4 61 (26.75%) CSS
5 56 (24.56%) Doctrine
6 50 (21.93%) Zend Framework
7 31 (13.60%) .NET
8 22 (9.65%) LAMP
9 17 (7.46%) ASP.NET
10 16 (7.02%) XML
11 15 (6.58%) J2EE
12 14 (6.14%) RESTful
13 13 (5.70%) CSS3
14 12 (5.26%) Symfony
14 12 (5.26%) Web Services
15 11 (4.82%) Spring
16 10 (4.39%) Ajax
16 10 (4.39%) .NET Framework
16 10 (4.39%) XHTML
16 10 (4.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Open Source
2 9 (3.95%) Digital Media
2 9 (3.95%) Wiki
3 8 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.63%) Physics
4 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.63%) DTV
4 6 (2.63%) Clustering
5 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (1.75%) Graphic Design
5 4 (1.75%) Biometrics
5 4 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.88%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.88%) Replication
7 2 (0.88%) Derivative
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 113 (49.56%) Linux
2 67 (29.39%) CentOS
3 31 (13.60%) Windows
4 21 (9.21%) UNIX
5 10 (4.39%) Debian
6 9 (3.95%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.32%) Fedora
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (21.93%) Software Engineering
4 37 (16.23%) MVC
5 35 (15.35%) Mentoring
6 34 (14.91%) Automated Testing
6 34 (14.91%) Refactoring
7 32 (14.04%) TDD
8 26 (11.40%) OO
9 21 (9.21%) Scrum
10 15 (6.58%) DevOps
11 13 (5.70%) OO PHP
12 12 (5.26%) Data Modelling
12 12 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (4.82%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.82%) SOA
14 9 (3.95%) ETL
14 9 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 151 (66.23%) PHP
2 112 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 73 (32.02%) SQL
4 60 (26.32%) Java
5 19 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.14%) C#
7 13 (5.70%) C++
8 11 (4.82%) Perl
8 11 (4.82%) Python
8 11 (4.82%) Ruby
9 7 (3.07%) PHP5
10 5 (2.19%) Scala
10 5 (2.19%) C
11 2 (0.88%) Delphi
12 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.44%) R
12 1 (0.44%) Erlang
12 1 (0.44%) Groovy
12 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.95%) Degree
3 6 (2.63%) VCP4
4 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.19%) CCNA
5 4 (1.75%) MCDBA
5 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.75%) MCITP
5 4 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.95%) Postfix
2 9 (3.95%) Samba
2 9 (3.95%) XenServer
3 8 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.63%) vSphere
4 6 (2.63%) Varnish
5 5 (2.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (11.40%) Puppet
2 11 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.95%) ZABBIX
4 6 (2.63%) Salt
5 4 (1.75%) SCCM
6 3 (1.32%) WSUS
6 3 (1.32%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.88%) Ansible
8 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.44%) Nagios
8 1 (0.44%) AppManager
8 1 (0.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 59 (25.88%) Zend
2 25 (10.96%) Oracle
3 20 (8.77%) Red Hat
4 19 (8.33%) VMware
5 15 (6.58%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.14%) Citrix
7 6 (2.63%) SAP
8 5 (2.19%) Wyse
9 4 (1.75%) Red Gate
9 4 (1.75%) New Relic
10 3 (1.32%) McAfee
11 2 (0.88%) Percona
12 1 (0.44%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.44%) Google
12 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.44%) NetIQ
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco
12 1 (0.44%) Adobe
12 1 (0.44%) Sun
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