The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had MySQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 170 - 201
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% - 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% - 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £374 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -
MySQL DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3293 5137 5567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.09% 95.15% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4010 4012
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, MySQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Percona
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle