The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 18 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 Swindon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 37 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.70% 0.37% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.44% 2.00% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 50 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.44% 18.52% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 64
Average daily rate £338 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
MySQL
Wiltshire

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) ETL
4 8 (44.44%) PHP
5 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (38.89%) FitNesse
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) Symfony
6 6 (33.33%) Zend
6 6 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
6 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (27.78%) Drupal
7 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (16.67%) C#
10 2 (11.11%) C++
10 2 (11.11%) HTML
10 2 (11.11%) Java
10 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.11%) .NET
10 2 (11.11%) Python
10 2 (11.11%) CSS
10 2 (11.11%) SOAP
10 2 (11.11%) HP
10 2 (11.11%) Citrix
10 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
10 2 (11.11%) ISO 9002

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (27.78%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) FitNesse
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 2 (11.11%) JMeter
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Designer
7 1 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Database Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Symfony
1 6 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) Laravel
3 1 (5.56%) Yii
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 2 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Zend
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Capita
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft