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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 26 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.34% 5.89% 5.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.10% 26.50% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 27
Median daily rate £331 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £413 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
- +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -30.90%
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
105 117 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.49% 22.24% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 76 94
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -63.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +32.00%

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
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 25 August 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 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 17 (36.96%) Python
3 15 (32.61%) PHP
3 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
4 13 (28.26%) Puppet
5 12 (26.09%) DevOps
6 11 (23.91%) Oracle
6 11 (23.91%) Ruby
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
7 10 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (19.57%) Ansible
8 9 (19.57%) Docker
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) Web Development
9 8 (17.39%) IIS
9 8 (17.39%) HTML
9 8 (17.39%) DNS
9 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (17.39%) Redis
9 8 (17.39%) MarkLogic
10 7 (15.22%) Neo4j
10 7 (15.22%) Route 53
10 7 (15.22%) Node.js
10 7 (15.22%) Amazon S3
10 7 (15.22%) Amazon SQS

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 8 (17.39%) IIS
2 7 (15.22%) Drupal
2 7 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.52%) CMS
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.52%) nginx
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.35%) Jetty
6 2 (4.35%) Mongrel
6 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon S3
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (15.22%) Route 53
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) WAN
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) FTP
5 2 (4.35%) HTTP
5 2 (4.35%) IPsec
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MarkLogic
2 8 (17.39%) Redis
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (15.22%) Neo4j
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.52%) Big Data
6 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.17%) QlikView
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (15.22%) Selenium
3 7 (15.22%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Vagrant
4 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.87%) GitLab
6 3 (6.52%) JIRA
7 2 (4.35%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.17%) Hudson
8 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Administrator
4 7 (15.22%) Drupal Developer
4 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) AWS Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) ELK Stack
2 7 (15.22%) Node.js
3 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 6 (13.04%) Symfony
4 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
6 3 (6.52%) LAMP
6 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Classic ASP
7 2 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (4.35%) Laravel
7 2 (4.35%) Servlets
7 2 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
1 3 (6.52%) Biology
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
4 3 (6.52%) CentOS
4 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) DevOps
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Web Development
4 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.87%) ETL
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.52%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) Open Source
6 3 (6.52%) Prototyping
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.35%) ERP
7 2 (4.35%) MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Python
2 15 (32.61%) PHP
3 11 (23.91%) Ruby
4 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.57%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) SQL
7 4 (8.70%) C#
7 4 (8.70%) Perl
8 3 (6.52%) C
8 3 (6.52%) C++
8 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.52%) VBScript
9 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.35%) X++
10 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (6.52%) MCSA
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) iptables
4 1 (2.17%) Postfix
4 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 9 (19.57%) Ansible
3 7 (15.22%) Kibana
3 7 (15.22%) logstash
3 7 (15.22%) Packer
4 3 (6.52%) Nagios
4 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.52%) SCCM
5 2 (4.35%) OSSEC
6 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Zend
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
5 3 (6.52%) Cognos
6 2 (4.35%) EMC
6 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.35%) TippingPoint
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.17%) Splunk