The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Suffolk region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 26 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.83% 2.65% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.05% 7.81% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
Average daily rate £338 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 64 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.80% 33.86% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 49 49
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -11 7 £300 -31.81% 2
Newmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Drupal
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) Android
5 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
6 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Ant
6 3 (20.00%) JUnit
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Subversion
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) Web Design
7 2 (13.33%) CMS
7 2 (13.33%) HTML5
7 2 (13.33%) REST
7 2 (13.33%) CSS3

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) SilverStripe
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
1 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (6.67%) OSGi
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) Scala