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 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 81 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 13 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.69% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.50% 3.53% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 8
Median daily rate £363 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £246 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.35% -30.24%
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
289 283 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.05% 19.54% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 172 125
Median daily rate £390 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
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 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 3 May 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 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 13 (61.90%) PHP
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 9 (42.86%) Drupal
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
5 5 (23.81%) Yii
6 4 (19.05%) Subversion
6 4 (19.05%) Pentaho
6 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) Apache
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) JSON
7 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (14.29%) Symfony
7 3 (14.29%) Puppet
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) Active Record
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (9.52%) Sass

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 9 (42.86%) Drupal
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) ColdFusion
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) SAS
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.76%) Captiva
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) Pentaho
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) HBase
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) PHP Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (28.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) MySQL Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.76%) CMS Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Tester
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) LAMP
2 5 (23.81%) Yii
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 3 (14.29%) Symfony
5 2 (9.52%) CakePHP
5 2 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 2 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (9.52%) Modernizr
5 2 (9.52%) RESTful
5 2 (9.52%) Sass
5 2 (9.52%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) JSP
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ETL
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Active Record
2 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.76%) Process Management
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Facebook
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Percona
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) SAP