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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 607 571 551
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -20
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 23 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.085% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.090% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 28
Median daily rate £375 £395 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £262 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £455 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.91%
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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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
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 24 July 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 +10 13 £355 -11.25% 2
South East -2 5 £375 +120.58% 1
Yorkshire +2 3 £425 - 1
South West -10 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
MySQL DBA
UK

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 38 (100.00%) MySQL
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 18 (47.37%) Oracle
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
4 13 (34.21%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) Replication
6 10 (26.32%) Clustering
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 8 (21.05%) Perl
8 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (18.42%) Database Tuning
9 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
9 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (13.16%) Debian
10 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) Percona
10 5 (13.16%) MariaDB
10 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
11 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
12 3 (7.89%) Migration
12 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
12 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity

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 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) MySQL
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (13.16%) MariaDB
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (5.26%) MarkLogic
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.63%) Big Data
9 1 (2.63%) OLAP
9 1 (2.63%) OLTP
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Doctrine
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Clustering
1 10 (26.32%) Replication
2 3 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Debian
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (18.42%) Database Tuning
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
3 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Analytics
4 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) ETL
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) Logistics
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.26%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Percona
4 3 (7.89%) hybris
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 2 (5.26%) Vertica
5 2 (5.26%) Zend
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) VMware