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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 48 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 41 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.71% 1.87% 1.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.80% 6.67% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 12
Median daily rate £488 £330 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £285 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £398 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+45.13% -30.24%
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
244 285 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.10% 28.05% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 190 95
Median daily rate £413 £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 7
Median hourly rate £22.54 £24.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -41.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +3 15 £570 +72.72%
Chester +8 8 £350 -15.15% 2
Macclesfield +3 8 £488 +47.72% 1
Knutsford -18 1 £425 +33.85%
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 32 (68.09%) Java
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (59.57%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (55.32%) SOA
4 22 (46.81%) Linux
5 21 (44.68%) Oracle
6 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (36.17%) JSON
7 17 (36.17%) J2EE
7 17 (36.17%) XML
7 17 (36.17%) Middleware
7 17 (36.17%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
9 15 (31.91%) HTML
9 15 (31.91%) CSS
9 15 (31.91%) JBoss
9 15 (31.91%) Apache
9 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
9 15 (31.91%) Amazon S3
10 14 (29.79%) HTML5
10 14 (29.79%) CSS3
10 14 (29.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 14 (29.79%) Data Modelling
10 14 (29.79%) Banking
11 13 (27.66%) Scrum
11 13 (27.66%) E-business
11 13 (27.66%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (27.66%) Talend Open Studio
11 13 (27.66%) JDBC
11 13 (27.66%) SOAP

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 15 (31.91%) Apache
1 15 (31.91%) JBoss
1 15 (31.91%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) SAP MDM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (31.91%) Amazon S3
3 14 (29.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 11 (23.40%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (14.89%) Veeva
6 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (6.38%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (6.38%) Route 53
7 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (23.40%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (23.40%) Star Schema
3 6 (12.77%) Big Data
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.13%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (23.40%) ERwin
3 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 14 (29.79%) Banking
2 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 5 (10.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Architect
3 11 (23.40%) ETL Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior ETL Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Technical Architect
5 8 (17.02%) PHP Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Digital Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Digital Technical Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Java Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Talend Developer
9 4 (8.51%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.51%) XML Developer
10 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (4.26%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) J2EE
1 17 (36.17%) JSON
1 17 (36.17%) Middleware
1 17 (36.17%) XML
2 15 (31.91%) CSS
2 15 (31.91%) HTML
3 14 (29.79%) CSS3
3 14 (29.79%) HTML5
4 13 (27.66%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (27.66%) Apache Camel
4 13 (27.66%) JDBC
4 13 (27.66%) REST
4 13 (27.66%) SOAP
5 4 (8.51%) .NET
6 3 (6.38%) LAMP
6 3 (6.38%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) CakePHP
7 2 (4.26%) WAMP
8 1 (2.13%) jQuery
8 1 (2.13%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Telematics
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Android
2 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) SOA
3 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (29.79%) Data Modelling
5 13 (27.66%) E-business
5 13 (27.66%) ETL
5 13 (27.66%) High Availability
5 13 (27.66%) Scrum
6 12 (25.53%) Automated Testing
7 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.89%) DRM
8 7 (14.89%) Open Source
9 6 (12.77%) DevOps
9 6 (12.77%) Microservices
9 6 (12.77%) Validation
10 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
11 4 (8.51%) SDLC
12 3 (6.38%) Android Development
12 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
12 3 (6.38%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) C
3 13 (27.66%) C++
4 10 (21.28%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) PHP 5
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Go
7 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) MCITP
2 2 (4.26%) MCTS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) RHCE
3 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) UAG
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Oracle
2 13 (27.66%) IBM
2 13 (27.66%) Talend
3 7 (14.89%) Concur
3 7 (14.89%) Infor
3 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (14.89%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Brocade
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Vertica
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) VMware