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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
London / City of London
Rank 89 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 60 68 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.06% 2.12% 2.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.41% 7.62% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 83
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 £306 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -19.81%

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
810 892 1225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.77% 27.87% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 714 960
Median daily rate £475 £488 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £22.34 £55.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.39% +126.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 56 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.09%) HTML
3 51 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 47 (38.21%) TDD
5 46 (37.40%) CSS
6 44 (35.77%) Linux
7 42 (34.15%) Java
8 37 (30.08%) PHP
8 37 (30.08%) Git (software)
9 36 (29.27%) Scrum
10 34 (27.64%) SQL
10 34 (27.64%) jQuery
11 33 (26.83%) MongoDB
12 32 (26.02%) REST
13 31 (25.20%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (24.39%) Python
15 29 (23.58%) Jenkins
16 27 (21.95%) NoSQL
17 24 (19.51%) HTML5
17 24 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
18 23 (18.70%) Ruby
19 22 (17.89%) DevOps
20 20 (16.26%) Ajax
21 19 (15.45%) Kanban
22 18 (14.63%) Software Engineering
22 18 (14.63%) E-Commerce
22 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
22 18 (14.63%) RESTful
22 18 (14.63%) 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 15 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (10.57%) Apache
2 13 (10.57%) Drupal
3 10 (8.13%) Confluence
4 8 (6.50%) nginx
5 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.25%) JBoss
6 4 (3.25%) WordPress
7 3 (2.44%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.44%) CMS
8 2 (1.63%) IIS
8 2 (1.63%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.81%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.20%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (7.32%) TestFlight
5 4 (3.25%) Slack
6 2 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.63%) GitHub
6 2 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.81%) G Suite
7 1 (0.81%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Firewall
1 10 (8.13%) HTTP
2 7 (5.69%) RTP
2 7 (5.69%) RTSP
3 6 (4.88%) SSL
4 5 (4.07%) DNS
5 4 (3.25%) Internet
5 4 (3.25%) LDAP
5 4 (3.25%) SAN
5 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.25%) VPN
6 3 (2.44%) Network Security
6 3 (2.44%) SSH
7 2 (1.63%) 802.11
7 2 (1.63%) DMZ
7 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.63%) LAN
7 2 (1.63%) MPLS
7 2 (1.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.83%) MongoDB
2 27 (21.95%) NoSQL
3 24 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (10.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.13%) CouchDB
5 10 (8.13%) MariaDB
6 9 (7.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (7.32%) SQLite
7 7 (5.69%) Redis
8 5 (4.07%) HBase
9 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.44%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.63%) Big Data
11 2 (1.63%) DB2
12 1 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.81%) Impala
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (30.08%) Git (software)
2 29 (23.58%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.57%) JIRA
4 6 (4.88%) JUnit
4 6 (4.88%) Subversion
5 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.25%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.25%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.44%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.44%) Selenium
6 3 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.63%) Ant
7 2 (1.63%) ERwin
7 2 (1.63%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.63%) Grunt
7 2 (1.63%) Maven
7 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.63%) Mockito
7 2 (1.63%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.63%) RSpec
General
1 13 (10.57%) Finance
1 13 (10.57%) Marketing
2 7 (5.69%) Advertising
3 4 (3.25%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Games
4 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (65.04%) Developer
2 30 (24.39%) Senior Developer
3 29 (23.58%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Drupal Developer
6 10 (8.13%) iOS Developer
6 10 (8.13%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Senior iOS Developer
8 8 (6.50%) DBA
9 7 (5.69%) Administrator
10 5 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Node.js Developer
12 3 (2.44%) Analyst
12 3 (2.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (2.44%) Ruby Engineer
12 3 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (43.09%) HTML
2 46 (37.40%) CSS
3 34 (27.64%) jQuery
4 32 (26.02%) REST
5 24 (19.51%) HTML5
6 20 (16.26%) Ajax
7 18 (14.63%) AngularJS
7 18 (14.63%) RESTful
8 17 (13.82%) JSON
8 17 (13.82%) Spring
8 17 (13.82%) Web Services
9 16 (13.01%) LAMP
9 16 (13.01%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (12.20%) CSS3
11 14 (11.38%) SOAP
12 13 (10.57%) Node.js
13 12 (9.76%) XML
14 9 (7.32%) Cocoa
14 9 (7.32%) Django
14 9 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) MPEG
3 7 (5.69%) Streaming Video
3 7 (5.69%) User Experience
4 5 (4.07%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.25%) Semantic Web
6 3 (2.44%) Fintech
6 3 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.44%) NHS
7 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.63%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.63%) PKI
7 2 (1.63%) Social Network
7 2 (1.63%) STB
8 1 (0.81%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 44 (35.77%) Linux
2 18 (14.63%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (9.76%) Unix
4 9 (7.32%) CentOS
5 8 (6.50%) Android
6 7 (5.69%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.07%) Windows
8 3 (2.44%) Debian
9 1 (0.81%) Fedora
9 1 (0.81%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.21%) TDD
3 36 (29.27%) Scrum
4 31 (25.20%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (17.89%) DevOps
6 19 (15.45%) Kanban
7 18 (14.63%) E-Commerce
7 18 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 17 (13.82%) Open Source
9 15 (12.20%) Pair Programming
10 14 (11.38%) MVC
11 13 (10.57%) Mentoring
11 13 (10.57%) Microservices
11 13 (10.57%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.94%) Configuration Management
13 10 (8.13%) Automated Testing
13 10 (8.13%) BDD
13 10 (8.13%) iOS Development
13 10 (8.13%) Test Automation
14 9 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 42 (34.15%) Java
3 37 (30.08%) PHP
4 34 (27.64%) SQL
5 30 (24.39%) Python
6 23 (18.70%) Ruby
7 12 (9.76%) Bash Shell
8 10 (8.13%) Apple Swift
8 10 (8.13%) Perl
8 10 (8.13%) Scala
9 9 (7.32%) Objective-C
10 5 (4.07%) Groovy
10 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.25%) Clojure
11 4 (3.25%) Go
12 3 (2.44%) Jython
12 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.63%) C++
14 1 (0.81%) C#
14 1 (0.81%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (3.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) CISSP
2 2 (1.63%) OCPJP
2 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) MCP
3 1 (0.81%) MCSA
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.63%) COBIT
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) Docker
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.25%) Xen
4 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.63%) HDFS
6 1 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.81%) iptables
6 1 (0.81%) vCloud
6 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (14.63%) Puppet
2 12 (9.76%) Ansible
3 8 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.69%) Kibana
5 6 (4.88%) logstash
5 6 (4.88%) Nagios
6 5 (4.07%) Galera Cluster
6 5 (4.07%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.63%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.63%) Mesos
7 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.63%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.63%) Salt
7 2 (1.63%) Terraform
7 2 (1.63%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.81%) Grafana
8 1 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.81%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) VMware
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle
2 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.69%) Brightcove
3 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.07%) Citrix
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco
5 4 (3.25%) HP
6 3 (2.44%) Dell
6 3 (2.44%) F5
6 3 (2.44%) Google
6 3 (2.44%) IBM
6 3 (2.44%) Percona
7 2 (1.63%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.63%) Black Duck
7 2 (1.63%) Sonatype
7 2 (1.63%) Twitter
7 2 (1.63%) Veracode
7 2 (1.63%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.63%) Zend
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