The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 77 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing MySQL 89 132 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.65% 2.22% 1.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.80% 8.55% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 99 97
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+49.00% -54.54%
MySQL
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
824 1543 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.53% 25.95% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 1206 1060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £608 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MySQL
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 across the City of London region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 75 (47.47%) HTML
2 71 (44.94%) CSS
3 70 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (41.14%) JavaScript
5 63 (39.87%) TDD
6 60 (37.97%) Java
7 53 (33.54%) SQL
8 49 (31.01%) Scrum
9 47 (29.75%) HTML5
10 46 (29.11%) Linux
11 45 (28.48%) MongoDB
12 42 (26.58%) REST
12 42 (26.58%) AngularJS
13 41 (25.95%) CSS3
14 40 (25.32%) PHP
15 38 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
16 36 (22.78%) Web Services
17 35 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (21.52%) Finance
18 34 (21.52%) jQuery
19 33 (20.89%) Git (software)
20 32 (20.25%) Oracle
21 31 (19.62%) Python
21 31 (19.62%) NoSQL
22 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
23 24 (15.19%) Spring
23 24 (15.19%) Node.js
24 23 (14.56%) JSON
25 22 (13.92%) Kanban
26 21 (13.29%) Puppet

MySQL
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (10.76%) Tomcat
2 14 (8.86%) Apache
2 14 (8.86%) nginx
3 9 (5.70%) Jetty
4 6 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.80%) WordPress
5 5 (3.16%) JBoss
6 4 (2.53%) Confluence
7 3 (1.90%) Drupal
7 3 (1.90%) IIS
8 2 (1.27%) CMS
8 2 (1.27%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.27%) SAS
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.63%) HipChat
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.96%) TestFlight
4 8 (5.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.80%) GitHub
6 5 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.27%) SaaS
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) HTTP
1 6 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.16%) DNS
3 3 (1.90%) SSH
4 2 (1.27%) FTP
4 2 (1.27%) Network Security
4 2 (1.27%) SSL
4 2 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) DDNS
5 1 (0.63%) DHCP
5 1 (0.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) IPsec
5 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.63%) LAN
5 1 (0.63%) LDAP
5 1 (0.63%) NAS
5 1 (0.63%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.48%) MongoDB
2 31 (19.62%) NoSQL
3 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
4 20 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (8.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (7.59%) CouchDB
7 11 (6.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (6.96%) SQLite
8 10 (6.33%) Apache Hive
9 9 (5.70%) Impala
9 9 (5.70%) Neo4j
9 9 (5.70%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.16%) Big Data
10 5 (3.16%) Redis
11 4 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.53%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (20.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.03%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.23%) JUnit
3 13 (8.23%) Subversion
4 9 (5.70%) JIRA
5 6 (3.80%) Maven
6 4 (2.53%) Ant
7 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.90%) Gerrit
7 3 (1.90%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.90%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.27%) Bower
8 2 (1.27%) Grunt
8 2 (1.27%) gulp
8 2 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.27%) Mocha
8 2 (1.27%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.27%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.27%) Travis CI
General
1 34 (21.52%) Finance
2 18 (11.39%) Banking
3 9 (5.70%) Marketing
4 6 (3.80%) Advertising
5 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (1.27%) Games
6 2 (1.27%) Law
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.27%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (67.72%) Developer
2 36 (22.78%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.72%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.39%) PHP Developer
5 16 (10.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (6.96%) iOS Developer
7 10 (6.33%) Senior iOS Developer
8 9 (5.70%) Analyst
8 9 (5.70%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.06%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.16%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Administrator
11 5 (3.16%) AWS Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Django Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.16%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.16%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (47.47%) HTML
2 71 (44.94%) CSS
3 47 (29.75%) HTML5
4 42 (26.58%) AngularJS
4 42 (26.58%) REST
5 41 (25.95%) CSS3
6 36 (22.78%) Web Services
7 34 (21.52%) jQuery
8 24 (15.19%) Node.js
8 24 (15.19%) Spring
9 23 (14.56%) JSON
10 21 (13.29%) SOAP
10 21 (13.29%) XML
11 18 (11.39%) Ajax
12 16 (10.13%) LAMP
12 16 (10.13%) RESTful
13 15 (9.49%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (8.23%) Django
15 11 (6.96%) Ruby on Rails
16 10 (6.33%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.06%) User Experience
4 6 (3.80%) Semantic Web
5 4 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.53%) Fintech
5 4 (2.53%) Statistics
6 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.90%) W3C
7 2 (1.27%) Clustering
7 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.11%) Linux
2 17 (10.76%) Unix
3 14 (8.86%) Apple iOS
4 12 (7.59%) Windows
5 8 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.16%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.53%) CentOS
8 3 (1.90%) Android
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.87%) TDD
3 49 (31.01%) Scrum
4 35 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (13.92%) Kanban
6 20 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 19 (12.03%) Test Automation
8 18 (11.39%) MVC
9 17 (10.76%) DevOps
9 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.13%) Configuration Management
11 15 (9.49%) Unit Testing
12 14 (8.86%) BDD
12 14 (8.86%) Mentoring
12 14 (8.86%) OO
12 14 (8.86%) Web Development
13 12 (7.59%) Open Source
14 11 (6.96%) iOS Development
14 11 (6.96%) Progressive Enhancement
15 10 (6.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.14%) JavaScript
2 60 (37.97%) Java
3 53 (33.54%) SQL
4 40 (25.32%) PHP
5 31 (19.62%) Python
6 21 (13.29%) Ruby
7 19 (12.03%) Scala
8 12 (7.59%) Apple Swift
8 12 (7.59%) Objective-C
9 9 (5.70%) Groovy
9 9 (5.70%) Perl
10 8 (5.06%) C#
10 8 (5.06%) Clojure
10 8 (5.06%) Jython
11 5 (3.16%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.90%) Go
13 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.90%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (5.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.63%) HND
4 1 (0.63%) MCP
4 1 (0.63%) MCSA
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Docker
2 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.63%) Ceph
5 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.63%) Varnish
5 1 (0.63%) vCloud
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (13.29%) Puppet
2 7 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.80%) Nagios
4 4 (2.53%) Ansible
5 2 (1.27%) SCOM
5 2 (1.27%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.63%) Ambari
6 1 (0.63%) Cacti
6 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.63%) Graphite
6 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.63%) Mesos
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (20.25%) Oracle
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.06%) Red Hat
2 8 (5.06%) Zend
3 5 (3.16%) IBM
4 4 (2.53%) HP
4 4 (2.53%) Tableau
4 4 (2.53%) Teradata
4 4 (2.53%) VMware
5 3 (1.90%) Sybase
6 2 (1.27%) CA
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco
6 2 (1.27%) Google
6 2 (1.27%) hybris
6 2 (1.27%) Informatica
6 2 (1.27%) Murex
6 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.27%) Splunk
7 1 (0.63%) QNAP
7 1 (0.63%) Talend
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