The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 33 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 4.85% 3.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.94% 21.74% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Median daily rate £400 £386 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +20.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
MySQL
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 92 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.45% 22.33% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 37
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -69.56%
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 Cambridge

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 9 (42.86%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Web Development
3 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Drupal
5 5 (23.81%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Django
7 3 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (14.29%) Biology
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) Big Data
7 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 3 (14.29%) C++

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (28.57%) Drupal
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Django Developer
5 2 (9.52%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) Django
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
6 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) LINQ
6 2 (9.52%) Matplotlib
6 2 (9.52%) XSLT
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) Flask
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) Symfony
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 3 (14.29%) Biology
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Web Development
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) OSSEC
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint