The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 54 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.59% 1.68% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.01% 6.69% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 7
Median daily rate £481 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £680 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £21.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+54.65% -60.90%
MySQL
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
218 239 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.52% 25.11% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 154 102
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £20.78 £33.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.03% +112.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 11 £570 +16.32% 2
Chester -5 4 £225 -39.18% 3
Macclesfield -2 2 £413 +25.00% 2
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 28 (58.33%) Java
1 28 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) SOA
3 21 (43.75%) Oracle
4 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 20 (41.67%) HTML
5 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (37.50%) Linux
6 17 (35.42%) XML
6 17 (35.42%) Tomcat
6 17 (35.42%) Middleware
6 17 (35.42%) HTML5
7 16 (33.33%) CSS3
7 16 (33.33%) JBoss
7 16 (33.33%) Apache
8 15 (31.25%) PHP
9 14 (29.17%) J2EE
9 14 (29.17%) Data Modelling
9 14 (29.17%) Banking
9 14 (29.17%) JSON
9 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (27.08%) Talend Open Studio
10 13 (27.08%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (27.08%) Scrum
10 13 (27.08%) IBM
10 13 (27.08%) ETL
10 13 (27.08%) HTTP
10 13 (27.08%) E-business
10 13 (27.08%) JDBC

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 17 (35.42%) Tomcat
2 16 (33.33%) Apache
2 16 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) Drupal
4 2 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) SAP MDM
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.92%) Amazon Kinesis
2 11 (22.92%) Amazon S3
2 11 (22.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (14.58%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (6.25%) SSL
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (22.92%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (22.92%) Star Schema
3 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (22.92%) ERwin
3 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 14 (29.17%) Banking
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (22.92%) ETL Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior ETL Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Technical Architect
5 8 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Digital Architect
7 6 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
8 5 (10.42%) Java Architect
8 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Talend Developer
9 4 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.33%) XML Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) CSS
1 20 (41.67%) HTML
2 17 (35.42%) HTML5
2 17 (35.42%) Middleware
2 17 (35.42%) XML
3 16 (33.33%) CSS3
4 14 (29.17%) J2EE
4 14 (29.17%) JSON
5 13 (27.08%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (27.08%) Apache Camel
5 13 (27.08%) JDBC
5 13 (27.08%) REST
5 13 (27.08%) SOAP
6 5 (10.42%) .NET
6 5 (10.42%) LAMP
7 3 (6.25%) CakePHP
7 3 (6.25%) WAMP
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.17%) jQuery
8 2 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) SOA
3 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (29.17%) Data Modelling
4 13 (27.08%) E-business
4 13 (27.08%) ETL
4 13 (27.08%) High Availability
4 13 (27.08%) Scrum
5 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.58%) DRM
7 7 (14.58%) Open Source
8 6 (12.50%) Microservices
8 6 (12.50%) Validation
9 4 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) Prototyping
9 4 (8.33%) SDLC
10 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Java
2 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) PHP
4 13 (27.08%) C
4 13 (27.08%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.08%) Go
8 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.25%) MCITP
1 3 (6.25%) MCTS
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.25%) RHCE
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) UAG
3 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.08%) logstash
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle
2 13 (27.08%) IBM
2 13 (27.08%) Talend
3 7 (14.58%) Concur
3 7 (14.58%) Infor
3 7 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (14.58%) SAP
4 3 (6.25%) Brocade
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.17%) Vertica
6 1 (2.08%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) VMware