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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 38 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% 2.78% 5.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.16% 12.90% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
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£500 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £250 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £418 £656
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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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
38 62 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.55% 21.53% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 22
Average daily rate £388 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) PostGIS
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) Middleware
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) yum
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) CMS
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
7 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) PostGIS
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) yum
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle