The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.08% 1.68% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £320 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 31.25% 19.33% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 13
Median daily rate £350 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Chester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Dropwizard
4 1 (10.00%) Kibana
4 1 (10.00%) Webmin
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (10.00%) logstash
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (10.00%) TADDM
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) TDD

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 5 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Dropwizard
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) TADDM
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Webmin
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle