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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 96 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 69 118 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 2.15% 2.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.97% 8.36% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 77 103
Median daily rate £475 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £258 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £610 £497
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 £34.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.35% -30.24%
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
866 1411 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.82% 25.71% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 1116 1073
Median daily rate £475 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 63 (46.67%) HTML
2 61 (45.19%) CSS
3 57 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (41.48%) Java
5 53 (39.26%) JavaScript
6 49 (36.30%) PHP
7 46 (34.07%) TDD
8 44 (32.59%) Linux
9 41 (30.37%) SQL
10 39 (28.89%) NoSQL
11 35 (25.93%) Scrum
12 33 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
13 32 (23.70%) jQuery
13 32 (23.70%) Oracle
14 31 (22.96%) SQL Server
14 31 (22.96%) Finance
14 31 (22.96%) Spring
15 30 (22.22%) HTML5
16 27 (20.00%) Web Services
17 24 (17.78%) Python
17 24 (17.78%) Git (software)
18 23 (17.04%) MongoDB
18 23 (17.04%) XML
19 22 (16.30%) RESTful
19 22 (16.30%) Kanban
20 21 (15.56%) DevOps
21 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
21 20 (14.81%) Jenkins
21 20 (14.81%) Node.js

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 (14.81%) Node.js
2 18 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.37%) Apache
4 12 (8.89%) nginx
5 10 (7.41%) CMS
5 10 (7.41%) Jetty
6 7 (5.19%) IIS
7 6 (4.44%) WordPress
8 5 (3.70%) Drupal
8 5 (3.70%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.96%) EPiServer CMS
10 3 (2.22%) JBoss
10 3 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.48%) ColdFusion
11 2 (1.48%) Confluence
11 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.74%) HipChat
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Magento
2 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (5.19%) GitHub
4 4 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.48%) IaaS
5 2 (1.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) HTTP
1 9 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.22%) DNS
2 3 (2.22%) IPsec
2 3 (2.22%) SSL
2 3 (2.22%) VPN
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.48%) FTP
3 2 (1.48%) LAN
3 2 (1.48%) LDAP
3 2 (1.48%) SSH
4 1 (0.74%) BGP
4 1 (0.74%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) IPv6
4 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.74%) OSPF
4 1 (0.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.89%) NoSQL
2 31 (22.96%) SQL Server
3 23 (17.04%) MongoDB
4 19 (14.07%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.89%) Apache Hive
6 10 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.67%) Impala
7 9 (6.67%) Neo4j
8 5 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.22%) Big Data
9 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.22%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.89%) JUnit
4 8 (5.93%) JIRA
4 8 (5.93%) Maven
4 8 (5.93%) Subversion
5 5 (3.70%) Ant
5 5 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.22%) Gerrit
6 3 (2.22%) Grunt
6 3 (2.22%) gulp
6 3 (2.22%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.22%) Mocha
6 3 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.22%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.48%) Bower
7 2 (1.48%) Gradle
7 2 (1.48%) jMock
General
1 31 (22.96%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Banking
3 7 (5.19%) Publishing
4 5 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.22%) Games
5 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Legal
5 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Advertising
6 2 (1.48%) Electronics
6 2 (1.48%) Interactive Media
6 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (67.41%) Developer
2 35 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 25 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.59%) PHP Developer
5 16 (11.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (9.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Consultant
8 6 (4.44%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (2.96%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.96%) C# Developer
10 4 (2.96%) DBA
10 4 (2.96%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Magento Developer
10 4 (2.96%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (2.96%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 4 (2.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (46.67%) HTML
2 61 (45.19%) CSS
3 32 (23.70%) jQuery
4 31 (22.96%) Spring
5 30 (22.22%) HTML5
6 27 (20.00%) Web Services
7 23 (17.04%) XML
8 22 (16.30%) RESTful
9 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 20 (14.81%) CSS3
10 18 (13.33%) REST
11 17 (12.59%) Ajax
12 15 (11.11%) SOAP
13 14 (10.37%) Hibernate
13 14 (10.37%) LAMP
14 12 (8.89%) J2EE
15 11 (8.15%) .NET
15 11 (8.15%) JSON
15 11 (8.15%) Laravel
16 10 (7.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.44%) User Experience
3 4 (2.96%) Clustering
4 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.22%) Fintech
4 3 (2.22%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.48%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.48%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.74%) Derivative
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.74%) W3C
6 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (32.59%) Linux
2 17 (12.59%) Unix
2 17 (12.59%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.96%) CentOS
7 3 (2.22%) Android
8 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.74%) Debian
9 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (34.07%) TDD
3 35 (25.93%) Scrum
4 33 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (16.30%) Kanban
6 21 (15.56%) DevOps
7 19 (14.07%) Automated Testing
8 16 (11.85%) Mentoring
9 15 (11.11%) Pair Programming
10 14 (10.37%) OO
10 14 (10.37%) Web Development
11 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.89%) BDD
12 12 (8.89%) Configuration Management
12 12 (8.89%) MVC
13 11 (8.15%) Test Automation
14 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce
15 9 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (5.93%) Open Source
16 8 (5.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (41.48%) Java
2 53 (39.26%) JavaScript
3 49 (36.30%) PHP
4 41 (30.37%) SQL
5 24 (17.78%) Python
6 15 (11.11%) Ruby
7 12 (8.89%) C#
8 9 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.93%) Perl
10 6 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.44%) Scala
11 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.96%) Go
12 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.22%) Apple Swift
13 3 (2.22%) ES6
13 3 (2.22%) Groovy
13 3 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.48%) C
14 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) CCNA
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.74%) HND
4 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Docker
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.22%) vCloud
4 2 (1.48%) Varnish
4 2 (1.48%) XenApp
5 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) iptables
5 1 (0.74%) Postfix
5 1 (0.74%) Samba
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (13.33%) Puppet
2 8 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.44%) Nagios
4 3 (2.22%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.48%) Ansible
5 2 (1.48%) SCOM
6 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.74%) Graphite
6 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.74%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (23.70%) Oracle
2 13 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.67%) VMware
3 9 (6.67%) Zend
4 7 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.96%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.96%) HP
5 4 (2.96%) Sybase
6 3 (2.22%) Google
6 3 (2.22%) Tableau
7 2 (1.48%) CA
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco
7 2 (1.48%) Citrix
7 2 (1.48%) Informatica
7 2 (1.48%) Murex
7 2 (1.48%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.48%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Talend
8 1 (0.74%) Vertica
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