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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 548 566 585
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 26 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.053% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.055% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 8
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £375 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
-28.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +2 21 £425 -9.33%
South West +20 4 £281 -
South East +11 1 £438 +11.11% 4
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) MySQL
2 32 (72.73%) Linux
3 19 (43.18%) Perl
4 18 (40.91%) Python
5 16 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 16 (36.36%) Percona
5 16 (36.36%) MariaDB
6 15 (34.09%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (31.82%) NoSQL
7 14 (31.82%) Ruby
8 13 (29.55%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (27.27%) Replication
9 12 (27.27%) SQL
10 9 (20.45%) Oracle
10 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (18.18%) LAMP
11 8 (18.18%) CentOS
12 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.91%) High Availability
12 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
12 7 (15.91%) VMware
12 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (13.64%) Puppet
13 6 (13.64%) Ansible
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Optimisation
13 6 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (11.36%) Analytics

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 (6.82%) Apache Pig
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) TYPO3
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) MySQL
2 16 (36.36%) MariaDB
3 14 (31.82%) NoSQL
4 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.82%) Pentaho
6 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.27%) MS Access
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.55%) Electronics
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Replication
2 4 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (29.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
3 7 (15.91%) High Availability
4 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Optimisation
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Workflow
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) ETL
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Perl
2 18 (40.91%) Python
3 16 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 14 (31.82%) Ruby
5 12 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) Pig Latin
7 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Ansible
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Salt
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) Nagios
5 1 (2.27%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Percona
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Hortonworks
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Talend
5 1 (2.27%) EMC
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) TippingPoint
Hook, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago