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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 65 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 2.55% 4.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.38% 12.21% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 16
Median daily rate £404 £294 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.44% -8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £219 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £365 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.03% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+71.05% -53.08%
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
148 172 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.00% 20.85% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 122 93
Median daily rate £400 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) LAMP
3 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (28.57%) PaaS
3 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Subversion
6 3 (14.29%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) JBoss
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft

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 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) WildFly
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.76%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (28.57%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) RSpec
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (9.52%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) LAMP
3 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Ajax
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) J2EE
6 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) Mason
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.76%) Symfony
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
1 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) OOP
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Secure Coding
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.76%) Clojure
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Siebel
3 1 (4.76%) Zend