The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had MySQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 593 591 599
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 17 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.053% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.056% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 17
Median daily rate £469 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £284 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £375 £438
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MySQL DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

MySQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

MySQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 12 £500 +33.33% 3
South West +13 4 £281 -
South East +23 1 £438 +16.66% 1
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, MySQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) MySQL
2 24 (60.00%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) Replication
4 13 (32.50%) Oracle
4 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) Percona
5 11 (27.50%) Perl
6 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
7 9 (22.50%) Python
7 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (20.00%) High Availability
9 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
9 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.00%) Clustering
10 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.00%) Ruby
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
10 6 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (12.50%) Ansible
11 5 (12.50%) Puppet
11 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 5 (12.50%) Change Management
11 5 (12.50%) Workflow
12 4 (10.00%) Migration
12 4 (10.00%) Open Source

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (7.50%) Apache Pig
1 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) TYPO3
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.00%) MariaDB
6 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.50%) Pentaho
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.50%) MS Access
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Replication
2 6 (15.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (20.00%) High Availability
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (12.50%) Workflow
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Optimisation
8 1 (2.50%) Content Management
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) Perl
3 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 3 (7.50%) Pig Latin
5 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Ansible
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Salt
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
1 13 (32.50%) Percona
2 8 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Hortonworks
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Talend
4 2 (5.00%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (2.50%) TippingPoint