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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 31 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.86% 5.17% 4.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 25.00% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £271 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £338 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +80.00%
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
52 68 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.43% 20.67% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 35
Average daily rate £325 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £20.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +114.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 11 (64.71%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) UML
5 9 (52.94%) SOA
5 9 (52.94%) J2EE
5 9 (52.94%) EJB
6 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Process Management
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (23.53%) PHP
8 4 (23.53%) JBoss
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 3 (17.65%) HTML5
10 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
10 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.76%) CSS
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.76%) Apache

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (52.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (23.53%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.88%) Drupal
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (5.88%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Database Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 9 (52.94%) J2EE
3 9 (52.94%) EJB
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) Middleware
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) UML
3 9 (52.94%) SOA
4 7 (41.18%) Process Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) OWASP
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) PHP5
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft