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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 108 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 58 72 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.83% 2.11% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.49% 8.30% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 65 104
Median daily rate £438 £425 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £268 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+60.71% +24.44%
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
893 867 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.21% 25.40% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 709 1057
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 76 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (48.03%) HTML
3 65 (42.76%) TDD
4 64 (42.11%) CSS
5 58 (38.16%) JavaScript
6 55 (36.18%) MongoDB
7 54 (35.53%) Scrum
8 43 (28.29%) Git (software)
9 42 (27.63%) HTML5
9 42 (27.63%) REST
9 42 (27.63%) Java
9 42 (27.63%) PHP
10 41 (26.97%) Linux
10 41 (26.97%) Python
11 38 (25.00%) jQuery
11 38 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (24.34%) SQL
13 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (23.68%) AngularJS
14 35 (23.03%) Web Services
15 32 (21.05%) CSS3
16 31 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (18.42%) NoSQL
18 26 (17.11%) RabbitMQ
18 26 (17.11%) Finance
19 25 (16.45%) Ajax
20 24 (15.79%) E-Commerce
20 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
21 23 (15.13%) Scala
21 23 (15.13%) Ruby

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 20 (13.16%) Apache
2 14 (9.21%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.55%) Drupal
4 12 (7.89%) nginx
5 8 (5.26%) JBoss
6 7 (4.61%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.95%) Confluence
8 3 (1.97%) IIS
8 3 (1.97%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.97%) WordPress
9 2 (1.32%) CMS
9 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.66%) Jetty
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.66%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.53%) TestFlight
4 9 (5.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.63%) GitHub
6 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.66%) G Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Heroku
7 1 (0.66%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) Firewall
2 7 (4.61%) HTTP
3 6 (3.95%) SSL
4 5 (3.29%) DNS
4 5 (3.29%) SSH
4 5 (3.29%) VPN
5 4 (2.63%) SAN
6 3 (1.97%) LDAP
6 3 (1.97%) Network Security
6 3 (1.97%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.97%) RTP
6 3 (1.97%) RTSP
6 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.32%) AMQP
7 2 (1.32%) DMZ
7 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.32%) FTP
7 2 (1.32%) Internet
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (36.18%) MongoDB
2 31 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (18.42%) NoSQL
4 22 (14.47%) SQL Server
5 18 (11.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (11.18%) CouchDB
7 16 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (10.53%) SQLite
8 8 (5.26%) Redis
9 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.63%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.32%) Big Data
12 2 (1.32%) DB2
12 2 (1.32%) Ingres
12 2 (1.32%) SQL Navigator
13 1 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (28.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.24%) JIRA
3 11 (7.24%) Subversion
4 6 (3.95%) Mercurial
5 5 (3.29%) Gerrit
6 4 (2.63%) Ant
6 4 (2.63%) JUnit
6 4 (2.63%) Maven
7 3 (1.97%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.97%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.32%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.32%) Mockito
8 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.32%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.66%) Bundler
9 1 (0.66%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 26 (17.11%) Finance
2 18 (11.84%) Marketing
3 8 (5.26%) Advertising
4 7 (4.61%) Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Games
6 2 (1.32%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Retail
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (73.68%) Developer
2 44 (28.95%) Senior Developer
3 32 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 20 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (11.18%) iOS Developer
5 17 (11.18%) PHP Developer
5 17 (11.18%) Senior iOS Developer
6 14 (9.21%) Python Developer
7 11 (7.24%) Drupal Developer
8 8 (5.26%) Django Developer
9 7 (4.61%) Analyst
9 7 (4.61%) Lead Developer
9 7 (4.61%) Ruby Developer
10 6 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Python/Django Developer
11 5 (3.29%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (2.63%) Administrator
12 4 (2.63%) Angular Developer
13 3 (1.97%) AWS Developer
13 3 (1.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (48.03%) HTML
2 64 (42.11%) CSS
3 42 (27.63%) HTML5
3 42 (27.63%) REST
4 38 (25.00%) jQuery
5 36 (23.68%) AngularJS
6 35 (23.03%) Web Services
7 32 (21.05%) CSS3
8 26 (17.11%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (16.45%) Ajax
10 23 (15.13%) JSON
11 22 (14.47%) Django
12 20 (13.16%) SOAP
12 20 (13.16%) Spring
13 18 (11.84%) LAMP
14 16 (10.53%) Cocoa
14 16 (10.53%) Cocoa Touch
14 16 (10.53%) RESTful
15 15 (9.87%) Ruby on Rails
16 12 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 19 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.58%) Semantic Web
5 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.29%) NHS
6 5 (3.29%) User Experience
7 4 (2.63%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.63%) Statistics
8 3 (1.97%) Clustering
8 3 (1.97%) MPEG
8 3 (1.97%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.32%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.32%) PKI
9 2 (1.32%) STB
9 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.97%) Linux
2 21 (13.82%) Apple iOS
3 15 (9.87%) Unix
4 8 (5.26%) CentOS
4 8 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.95%) Windows
6 4 (2.63%) Android
7 3 (1.97%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.32%) Debian
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (42.76%) TDD
3 54 (35.53%) Scrum
4 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 23 (15.13%) Software Engineering
7 22 (14.47%) Unit Testing
8 20 (13.16%) Kanban
8 20 (13.16%) MVC
9 17 (11.18%) iOS Development
9 17 (11.18%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.53%) BDD
10 16 (10.53%) Progressive Enhancement
11 15 (9.87%) Configuration Management
11 15 (9.87%) Mentoring
12 13 (8.55%) DevOps
12 13 (8.55%) Open Source
12 13 (8.55%) Pair Programming
13 11 (7.24%) OO
13 11 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.16%) JavaScript
2 42 (27.63%) Java
2 42 (27.63%) PHP
3 41 (26.97%) Python
4 37 (24.34%) SQL
5 23 (15.13%) Ruby
5 23 (15.13%) Scala
6 17 (11.18%) Apple Swift
6 17 (11.18%) Objective-C
7 11 (7.24%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.24%) Clojure
7 11 (7.24%) Groovy
8 9 (5.92%) Perl
9 8 (5.26%) Jython
10 6 (3.95%) Go
11 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.97%) C#
12 3 (1.97%) C++
12 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) CISSP
2 2 (1.32%) MCP
2 2 (1.32%) MCSA
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.32%) RHCE
2 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.97%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) COBIT
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.24%) Docker
2 9 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.63%) Xen
6 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.66%) Ceph
7 1 (0.66%) iptables
7 1 (0.66%) NFS
7 1 (0.66%) vCloud
7 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (14.47%) Puppet
2 9 (5.92%) Ansible
2 9 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.61%) Nagios
4 5 (3.29%) HAProxy
4 5 (3.29%) Kibana
5 4 (2.63%) logstash
6 3 (1.97%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.32%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.32%) Salt
8 1 (0.66%) Cacti
8 1 (0.66%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.66%) Mesos
8 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.66%) SCCM
8 1 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (11.18%) Oracle
2 13 (8.55%) VMware
3 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.61%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.95%) HP
6 5 (3.29%) Zend
7 4 (2.63%) Citrix
7 4 (2.63%) Google
7 4 (2.63%) IBM
8 3 (1.97%) Brightcove
8 3 (1.97%) Cisco
8 3 (1.97%) Teradata
9 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.32%) Black Duck
9 2 (1.32%) Dell
9 2 (1.32%) Juniper
9 2 (1.32%) Percona
9 2 (1.32%) SAP
9 2 (1.32%) Sonatype
9 2 (1.32%) Symantec
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