The first table below looks at the demand for the MySQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 547 547 553
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 25 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.037% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.040% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 28
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£468 £339 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £200
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49052 47059 53535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.53% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29837 27513 29708
Average daily rate £399 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1952 2140 2686
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL DBA in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MySQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK.

MySQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MySQL DBA
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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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
England -1 25 £468 +38.00% 7
London +21 16 £504 +49.25% 4
City of London +26 5 £480 +37.14%
South East - 5 £350 - 2
Berkshire - 5 £350 - 2
East of England -25 3 £500 +33.33%
East Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Goole - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hull - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -

MySQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 with MySQL DBA in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) MySQL
2 29 (69.05%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (50.00%) UNIX
4 20 (47.62%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) Migration
5 18 (42.86%) Debian
5 18 (42.86%) Replication
5 18 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (42.86%) Percona
5 18 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (40.48%) High Availability
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
8 8 (19.05%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) TDD
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (11.90%) Logistics
10 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
11 4 (9.52%) PHP
12 3 (7.14%) Oracle
12 3 (7.14%) Web Services
12 3 (7.14%) Data Security
12 3 (7.14%) Publishing
13 2 (4.76%) Java
13 2 (4.76%) Perl
13 2 (4.76%) DTS
13 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
13 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
13 2 (4.76%) Validation
13 2 (4.76%) LAMP

MySQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited MySQL DBA in their job title 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 with MySQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) MySQL
2 18 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) DTS
5 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) YourKit
General
1 3 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) LAMP
2 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) UNIX
2 20 (47.62%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) Debian
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (47.62%) Migration
3 17 (40.48%) High Availability
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Logistics
6 3 (7.14%) Data Security
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Percona
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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