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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 38 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.39% 1.51% 4.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.69% 8.20% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £265 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.28 £35.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+26.50% +47.36%
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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
77 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.48% 18.37% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 22
Average daily rate £349 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.26% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (34.78%) PHP
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
5 7 (30.43%) Middleware
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) Puppet
7 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
7 5 (21.74%) YUM
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) XML
7 5 (21.74%) Apache
8 4 (17.39%) OOP
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) Web Development
8 4 (17.39%) Degree

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) WordPress
5 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
5 1 (4.35%) CMS
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Linux Support
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) PHP Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) Middleware
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) Ajax
6 4 (17.39%) Zend Framework
7 3 (13.04%) Spring
7 3 (13.04%) JSP
7 3 (13.04%) Servlets
7 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 3 (13.04%) Struts
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) Flash
8 1 (4.35%) CSS3
8 1 (4.35%) Qt
8 1 (4.35%) LAMP
8 1 (4.35%) .NET
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Scrum
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) OOP
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PHP
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) PHP5
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
1 5 (21.74%) YUM
2 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Zend
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) SAP