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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 32 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.08% 2.39% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.77% 11.69% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
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£350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
MySQL
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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
94 77 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.16% 20.48% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 27
Average daily rate £373 £349 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +14.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £9.67 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Oracle
3 16 (64.00%) SOAP
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 14 (56.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (48.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) EJB
6 9 (36.00%) J2EE
6 9 (36.00%) UML
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (32.00%) SOA
7 8 (32.00%) PHP
8 7 (28.00%) Process Management
8 7 (28.00%) HTML5
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.00%) OO
10 5 (20.00%) TDD
10 5 (20.00%) BDD
11 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
11 4 (16.00%) Magento

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Drupal
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (16.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (4.00%) OO PHP Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) SOAP
2 14 (56.00%) Web Services
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 9 (36.00%) J2EE
3 9 (36.00%) EJB
4 7 (28.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) LAMP
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.00%) Symfony
7 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.00%) WSDL
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
7 2 (8.00%) Laravel
8 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Scrum
3 9 (36.00%) UML
4 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 7 (28.00%) Process Management
6 5 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Web Development
7 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.00%) OOP
9 2 (8.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) B2B
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
10 1 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) PHP
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) PHP5
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) OCP
2 2 (8.00%) OCA
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Zend