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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 44 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 20 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.84% 2.57% 2.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.25% 14.53% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 13
Median daily rate £394 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
MySQL
West Midlands

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
151 117 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.42% 17.67% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 81 87
Median daily rate £400 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £18.20 £24.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.73% +88.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016, 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 18 (72.00%) PHP
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (44.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) HTTP
5 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (32.00%) Rackspace
6 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (32.00%) Ansible
6 8 (32.00%) Ruby
6 8 (32.00%) Open Source
6 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (32.00%) Puppet
6 8 (32.00%) Subversion
6 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (32.00%) SSL
6 8 (32.00%) Python
6 8 (32.00%) Salt
6 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) Node.js
8 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Web Operations

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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
1 3 (12.00%) nginx
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (12.00%) Route 53
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) HTTP
2 8 (32.00%) SSL
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) DbUnit
3 2 (8.00%) jMock
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Mockito
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) WebOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) Node.js
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) ELK Stack
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (12.00%) REST
4 3 (12.00%) Sensu
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) LAMP
5 2 (8.00%) React
5 2 (8.00%) Servlets
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (32.00%) DevOps
3 8 (32.00%) Open Source
4 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 6 (24.00%) Web Operations
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
7 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.00%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) PHP
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) Ruby
4 4 (16.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Ansible
1 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (32.00%) Puppet
1 8 (32.00%) Salt
2 3 (12.00%) collectd
2 3 (12.00%) Kibana
2 3 (12.00%) logstash
2 3 (12.00%) StatsD
2 3 (12.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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