The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 47 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 21 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.91% - 3.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.38% - 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 5
Average daily rate
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£640 - £350
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
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 74 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.75% 20.16% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 54 21
Average daily rate £445 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.45% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
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 Tyne and Wear

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 20 £633 - 6
MySQL
North East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
3 15 (51.72%) MongoDB
3 15 (51.72%) Scala
3 15 (51.72%) Ruby
3 15 (51.72%) Django
3 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
3 15 (51.72%) Play Framework
4 14 (48.28%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (48.28%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (48.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (44.83%) Software Architecture
5 13 (44.83%) User Stories
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 7 (24.14%) Linux
7 7 (24.14%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) PHP
9 5 (17.24%) Python
10 4 (13.79%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) Ajax
11 3 (10.34%) TDD
11 3 (10.34%) jQuery
11 3 (10.34%) CentOS
11 3 (10.34%) MVC
11 3 (10.34%) Finance
11 3 (10.34%) CMS
11 3 (10.34%) Scrum

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Zope
2 1 (3.45%) Plone
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) NoSQL
2 15 (51.72%) MongoDB
3 14 (48.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (48.28%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Architect
1 15 (51.72%) Technical Architect
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Technical Architect
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Architect
3 9 (31.03%) Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Digital Architect
4 7 (24.14%) Digital Technical Architect
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Digital Architect
6 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Django
1 15 (51.72%) Play Framework
2 14 (48.28%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) Ajax
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) RESTful
7 2 (6.90%) JSON
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
7 2 (6.90%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) Laravel
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 1 (3.45%) XHTML
8 1 (3.45%) J2SE
8 1 (3.45%) JMS
8 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
3 13 (44.83%) Software Architecture
3 13 (44.83%) User Stories
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) Microservices
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Ruby
1 15 (51.72%) Scala
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) Go
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) XPath
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) qmail
1 1 (3.45%) Postfix
1 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) systemd
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft