The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Percona, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Percona
Rank 109 101 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -38
Contract jobs citing Percona 9 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.28% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.72% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 21
Average daily rate
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- £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Percona
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
873 697 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.72% 39.67% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 453 241
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 41
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £8.60 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Percona across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Percona
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Percona Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Percona
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Leeds -15 5 - -
Percona
Yorkshire

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Percona 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 Percona.

1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Replication
2 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) nginx
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet

Percona
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Percona 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 Percona. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) MySQL DBA
1 9 (90.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Replication
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle