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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 29 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.19% 0.57% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.11% 3.45% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £281 £370 £98
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.98% +279.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+49.00% -54.54%
MySQL
Cheshire

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
74 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.36% 16.67% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 21 16
Median daily rate £413 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £546 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 9 (64.29%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (14.29%) WordPress
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (14.29%) Vertica
6 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development

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 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
1 1 (7.14%) QUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) XML Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) LESS
6 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
2 2 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Vertica