The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 14 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.91% 2.99% 5.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.83% 5.59% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £169 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +62.96%
MySQL
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
82 143 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.20% 53.36% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 115 31
Average daily rate £406 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £10.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.95% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +14 20 £425 +41.66% 2
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) JIRA
4 10 (38.46%) PHP
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) LAMP
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) Confluence
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 6 (23.08%) HTTP
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) MPEG
8 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
9 5 (19.23%) RESTful
9 5 (19.23%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (15.38%) Web Design

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (26.92%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) Jetty
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Build Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) jQuery
2 9 (34.62%) LAMP
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) SOAP
5 5 (19.23%) RESTful
5 5 (19.23%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (15.38%) Apache CXF
6 4 (15.38%) FFmpeg
6 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
8 2 (7.69%) Java EE
8 2 (7.69%) REST
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.85%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) MPEG
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) UML
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (15.38%) Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) Time Management
9 1 (3.85%) MVC
9 1 (3.85%) OOD
9 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) ForgeRock