The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 31 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing MySQL 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.14% 0.83% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.02% 6.52% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate £425 £308 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.21% -8.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
MySQL
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.43% 12.74% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 33
Average daily rate £400 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.67% +81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Southampton region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Southampton region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) Process Management
4 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) EJB
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) UML
4 6 (46.15%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DVB
1 1 (7.69%) OpenVPN
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) gulp
3 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.69%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) EJB
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
1 6 (46.15%) SOAP
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Laravel
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
5 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) DTV
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Process Management
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PHP 5
5 1 (7.69%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) OCA
2 2 (15.38%) OCP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Infobright
2 1 (7.69%) VMware