The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 39 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.74% 2.58% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 11.03% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 4
Median daily rate £475 £325 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -19.81%

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
132 145 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.09% 23.35% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 94 64
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -9.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 25 (62.50%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (45.00%) HTTP
5 18 (45.00%) Web Services
6 17 (42.50%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
7 16 (40.00%) Puppet
7 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 16 (40.00%) Python
7 16 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (40.00%) Ansible
8 15 (37.50%) Salt
8 15 (37.50%) DevOps
8 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 15 (37.50%) SSL
8 15 (37.50%) Ruby
8 15 (37.50%) Open Source
8 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (35.00%) Rackspace
9 14 (35.00%) Subversion
10 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 13 (32.50%) Web Operations
11 10 (25.00%) CSS
12 8 (20.00%) HTML
12 8 (20.00%) Unix
12 8 (20.00%) Node.js

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) WordPress
4 2 (5.00%) Drupal
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (7.50%) Route 53
2 3 (7.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) HTTP
2 15 (37.50%) SSL
2 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
1 17 (42.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) SQLite
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 14 (35.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.50%) jMock
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Mockito
5 1 (2.50%) NuGet
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (7.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (7.50%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Symfony Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Web Services
2 10 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (10.00%) LAMP
5 3 (7.50%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (7.50%) RESTful
5 3 (7.50%) Sensu
6 2 (5.00%) Laravel
6 2 (5.00%) React
6 2 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) Symfony
6 2 (5.00%) WinForms
7 1 (2.50%) Compass CSS Framework
7 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (37.50%) DevOps
3 15 (37.50%) Open Source
4 13 (32.50%) Web Operations
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.00%) Logistics
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.00%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) TDD
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 16 (40.00%) Python
3 15 (37.50%) Ruby
4 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.50%) C#
6 3 (7.50%) PHP 5
6 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Ansible
1 16 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (40.00%) Puppet
2 15 (37.50%) Salt
3 4 (10.00%) Kibana
3 4 (10.00%) logstash
4 3 (7.50%) collectd
4 3 (7.50%) StatsD
4 3 (7.50%) Terraform
5 1 (2.50%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Rackspace
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £479 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago