The table below looks at the statistics for the MySQL Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL Developer
Rank 587 554 515
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -39
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 12 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.031% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.033% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 16
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£338 £394 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £113 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £413 £200
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +106.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

MySQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MySQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MySQL Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

MySQL Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MySQL Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MySQL Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MySQL Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MySQL Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MySQL Developer
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England -16 8 £269 -31.74% 9
London -1 1 £250 -23.07% 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £220 -
Yorkshire - 1 £220 -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
Manchester - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Worksop - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Bedford - - - -
Leeds - - - -

MySQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited MySQL Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) MySQL
2 23 (76.67%) PHP
3 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) jQuery
5 8 (26.67%) HTML5
5 8 (26.67%) WordPress
6 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (23.33%) Adobe
6 7 (23.33%) Photoshop
7 6 (20.00%) Drupal
8 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (16.67%) Content Management
9 4 (13.33%) Subversion
9 4 (13.33%) OOP
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) Laravel
9 4 (13.33%) Zend
9 4 (13.33%) Yii
10 3 (10.00%) PHP5
10 3 (10.00%) User Experience
10 3 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (10.00%) Linux
10 3 (10.00%) CMS
11 2 (6.67%) Ajax
11 2 (6.67%) Windows

MySQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited MySQL Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) WordPress
2 6 (20.00%) Drupal
3 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) TYPO3
4 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) PhpStorm
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
1 1 (3.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
1 15 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) jQuery
3 8 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) Yii
4 4 (13.33%) Laravel
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (6.67%) Symfony
6 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (16.67%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (13.33%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) PHP
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) PHP5
4 2 (6.67%) PHP4
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
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