The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 74 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 1.31% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.41% 6.57% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Median daily rate £400 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £463 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £22.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+51.13% -60.00%
MySQL
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
296 289 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.26% 19.89% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 163 132
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) Drupal
6 7 (26.92%) Apache
7 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) Workflow
7 6 (23.08%) LAMP
7 6 (23.08%) SDLC
8 5 (19.23%) Migration
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (19.23%) Yii
8 5 (19.23%) Puppet
8 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
9 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 4 (15.38%) Subversion
9 4 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
9 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
9 4 (15.38%) Unix
9 4 (15.38%) ColdFusion
10 3 (11.54%) Shell Script

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) Drupal
2 4 (15.38%) ColdFusion
2 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 2 (7.69%) SAS
5 1 (3.85%) Captiva
5 1 (3.85%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) MS Access
2 3 (11.54%) Pentaho
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) SQLite
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) German Language
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (11.54%) LAMP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) MySQL Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) VBA Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) LAMP
4 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 5 (19.23%) Yii
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) Symfony
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.69%) CakePHP
7 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.85%) EJB
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) JSP
8 1 (3.85%) Node.js
8 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) SDLC
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Active Record
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) IT Governance
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) VB
4 3 (11.54%) VBA
4 3 (11.54%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Avaya
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) Percona
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) Zend