The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 92 95 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1221 1191 1482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.50% 2.27% 2.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.96% 9.77% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 807 1041
Median daily rate £401 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.93% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £38.34 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.66% +29.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £8.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £41.55 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +28.81%
MySQL
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11144 12191 11241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.78% 23.21% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7445 8153 7272
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 179 179
Median hourly rate £39.20 £33.55 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in England

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in England

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in England

MySQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MySQL
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +7 659 £450 +12.50% 204
South East +12 185 £363 +20.83% 145
Yorkshire -7 79 £400 - 58
North West +20 78 £375 - 92
East of England +4 59 £383 +15.03% 61
South West -24 58 £368 -13.52% 57
West Midlands -11 43 £375 +32.74% 45
East Midlands -28 31 £388 +10.71% 46
North East -17 28 £456 +7.35% 12
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 1074 (42.96%) Linux
2 990 (39.60%) JavaScript
3 955 (38.20%) PHP
4 937 (37.48%) HTML
5 915 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
6 868 (34.72%) CSS
7 722 (28.88%) Java
8 650 (26.00%) Git (software)
9 542 (21.68%) SQL
10 538 (21.52%) Python
11 508 (20.32%) PostgreSQL
12 495 (19.80%) Apache
13 483 (19.32%) Oracle
14 450 (18.00%) LAMP
15 438 (17.52%) MongoDB
16 428 (17.12%) TDD
17 427 (17.08%) DevOps
18 409 (16.36%) Scrum
19 394 (15.76%) HTML5
20 365 (14.60%) Web Services
20 365 (14.60%) Ruby
21 364 (14.56%) Jenkins
22 359 (14.36%) jQuery
23 355 (14.20%) Puppet
24 353 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
25 350 (14.00%) MVC
26 347 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
27 345 (13.80%) NoSQL
28 326 (13.04%) SQL Server
29 320 (12.80%) Tomcat

MySQL
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
1 495 (19.80%) Apache
2 320 (12.80%) Tomcat
3 184 (7.36%) nginx
4 144 (5.76%) Drupal
5 119 (4.76%) WordPress
6 118 (4.72%) JBoss
7 99 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
8 92 (3.68%) CMS
9 91 (3.64%) IIS
10 85 (3.40%) Confluence
11 69 (2.76%) Jetty
12 59 (2.36%) OpenStack
13 58 (2.32%) WebSphere
14 52 (2.08%) Apache Solr
15 46 (1.84%) Apache Spark
16 37 (1.48%) SharePoint
17 35 (1.40%) Mule ESB
18 27 (1.08%) Moodle
18 27 (1.08%) WebLogic
19 22 (0.88%) WildFly
Applications
1 44 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.92%) MS Office
3 17 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.36%) SPSS
5 5 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.20%) Stata
6 4 (0.16%) HipChat
7 2 (0.080%) MS Project
7 2 (0.080%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.040%) InDesign
8 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.040%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.040%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.040%) Simulink
8 1 (0.040%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 91 (3.64%) Magento
2 18 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.080%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.040%) Odoo
8 1 (0.040%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.040%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.040%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 353 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (3.68%) GitHub
4 54 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
5 52 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 29 (1.16%) PaaS
7 29 (1.16%) SaaS
8 27 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (0.96%) IaaS
9 24 (0.96%) Route 53
10 20 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (0.80%) TestFlight
11 16 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 15 (0.60%) G Suite
12 15 (0.60%) Slack
13 12 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
14 11 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 11 (0.44%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 182 (7.28%) HTTP
2 162 (6.48%) TCP/IP
3 143 (5.72%) DNS
4 96 (3.84%) Firewall
5 87 (3.48%) SSL
6 85 (3.40%) VPN
7 69 (2.76%) SAN
8 65 (2.60%) LDAP
9 58 (2.32%) Internet
9 58 (2.32%) Network Security
10 55 (2.20%) DHCP
11 44 (1.76%) FTP
12 37 (1.48%) IPsec
12 37 (1.48%) Reverse Proxy
13 35 (1.40%) WAN
14 34 (1.36%) SNMP
15 33 (1.32%) SSH
16 27 (1.08%) DMZ
16 27 (1.08%) LAN
17 26 (1.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (20.32%) PostgreSQL
2 438 (17.52%) MongoDB
3 345 (13.80%) NoSQL
4 326 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 239 (9.56%) Relational Database
6 133 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 116 (4.64%) Redis
8 112 (4.48%) Hadoop
9 111 (4.44%) Big Data
10 93 (3.72%) RDBMS
11 73 (2.92%) Oracle Database
12 56 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
13 50 (2.00%) DB2
14 46 (1.84%) CouchDB
15 45 (1.80%) Apache Hive
16 39 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
17 38 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 35 (1.40%) MariaDB
18 35 (1.40%) Neo4j
19 32 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 650 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 364 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 267 (10.68%) Subversion
4 173 (6.92%) JIRA
5 132 (5.28%) JUnit
6 121 (4.84%) Maven
7 89 (3.56%) Mercurial
8 66 (2.64%) Vagrant
9 60 (2.40%) Ant
10 53 (2.12%) Gerrit
10 53 (2.12%) Selenium
11 52 (2.08%) Eclipse
12 49 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 47 (1.88%) Cucumber
14 42 (1.68%) GitLab
14 42 (1.68%) PHPUnit
15 38 (1.52%) Mockito
16 34 (1.36%) Bitbucket
17 32 (1.28%) SoapUI
18 31 (1.24%) SonarQube
General
1 230 (9.20%) Finance
2 85 (3.40%) Marketing
3 79 (3.16%) Banking
4 62 (2.48%) Retail
5 60 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 28 (1.12%) Games
7 25 (1.00%) Advertising
8 24 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 20 (0.80%) Electronics
9 20 (0.80%) Publishing
10 9 (0.36%) Billing
11 6 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.20%) Legal
13 4 (0.16%) Automotive
14 3 (0.12%) Front Office
14 3 (0.12%) Law
14 3 (0.12%) Local Government
15 2 (0.080%) Back Office
15 2 (0.080%) Military
Job Titles
1 1385 (55.40%) Developer
2 454 (18.16%) PHP Developer
3 248 (9.92%) Java Developer
4 233 (9.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 162 (6.48%) Senior Developer
6 150 (6.00%) Administrator
7 142 (5.68%) Architect
8 117 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 115 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
10 105 (4.20%) MySQL Developer
10 105 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 86 (3.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 84 (3.36%) Drupal Developer
13 83 (3.32%) Python Developer
14 80 (3.20%) DBA
14 80 (3.20%) Full Stack Developer
15 78 (3.12%) Systems Administrator
16 69 (2.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 68 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
18 64 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 937 (37.48%) HTML
2 868 (34.72%) CSS
3 450 (18.00%) LAMP
4 394 (15.76%) HTML5
5 365 (14.60%) Web Services
6 359 (14.36%) jQuery
7 318 (12.72%) AngularJS
8 317 (12.68%) REST
9 293 (11.72%) XML
10 271 (10.84%) CSS3
11 263 (10.52%) JSON
12 253 (10.12%) Spring
13 198 (7.92%) Node.js
14 191 (7.64%) RESTful
15 168 (6.72%) Symfony
16 163 (6.52%) SOAP
17 161 (6.44%) Ajax
18 142 (5.68%) Django
19 137 (5.48%) .NET
20 130 (5.20%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 93 (3.72%) Computer Science
2 78 (3.12%) User Experience
3 72 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (2.52%) Clustering
5 52 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 46 (1.84%) Data Centre
8 39 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 36 (1.44%) e-Learning
10 34 (1.36%) Algorithms
11 33 (1.32%) Replication
12 32 (1.28%) Private Cloud
13 31 (1.24%) Data Structures
13 31 (1.24%) Management Information System
14 30 (1.20%) Public Cloud
15 29 (1.16%) Fintech
16 25 (1.00%) Visualisation
17 24 (0.96%) PKI
17 24 (0.96%) Wiki
18 19 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1074 (42.96%) Linux
2 293 (11.72%) Unix
3 245 (9.80%) Windows
4 177 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 151 (6.04%) CentOS
6 114 (4.56%) Ubuntu
7 77 (3.08%) Solaris
8 73 (2.92%) Windows Server
9 47 (1.88%) Apple iOS
10 37 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (1.28%) Android
11 32 (1.28%) Debian
12 29 (1.16%) AIX
13 28 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (0.64%) Windows 7
16 15 (0.60%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.52%) HPUX
18 8 (0.32%) Windows Phone
19 7 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
2 428 (17.12%) TDD
3 427 (17.08%) DevOps
4 409 (16.36%) Scrum
5 350 (14.00%) MVC
6 347 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
7 308 (12.32%) Open Source
8 296 (11.84%) E-Commerce
9 293 (11.72%) Web Development
10 285 (11.40%) Configuration Management
11 248 (9.92%) OO
12 206 (8.24%) Software Engineering
13 169 (6.76%) BDD
14 154 (6.16%) Unit Testing
15 145 (5.80%) OOP
16 137 (5.48%) Continuous Delivery
17 133 (5.32%) Kanban
18 125 (5.00%) High Availability
19 110 (4.40%) ITIL
20 102 (4.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 990 (39.60%) JavaScript
2 955 (38.20%) PHP
3 722 (28.88%) Java
4 542 (21.68%) SQL
5 538 (21.52%) Python
6 365 (14.60%) Ruby
7 294 (11.76%) Perl
8 244 (9.76%) Bash Shell
9 188 (7.52%) Scala
10 120 (4.80%) C#
11 91 (3.64%) C++
12 73 (2.92%) Go
13 67 (2.68%) C
14 57 (2.28%) Shell Script
15 48 (1.92%) PL/SQL
16 36 (1.44%) Groovy
17 35 (1.40%) PowerShell
18 31 (1.24%) PHP 5
19 27 (1.08%) Objective-C
20 23 (0.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 172 (6.88%) Security Cleared
2 123 (4.92%) Degree
3 115 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (1.12%) RHCE
6 24 (0.96%) CCNP
7 22 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 22 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (0.60%) CCNA
10 13 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (0.40%) RHCA
12 9 (0.36%) OCP
12 9 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.32%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.24%) CISSP
14 6 (0.24%) MCITP
14 6 (0.24%) MCTS
14 6 (0.24%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.12%) QA
2 17 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.44%) SDET
5 9 (0.36%) SLA
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.12%) HL7
8 2 (0.080%) COBIT
9 1 (0.040%) GCP
9 1 (0.040%) GPG13
9 1 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 188 (7.52%) Docker
2 168 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 48 (1.92%) Xen
5 47 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
6 41 (1.64%) KVM
7 30 (1.20%) NFS
8 28 (1.12%) iptables
8 28 (1.12%) vCloud
9 26 (1.04%) Samba
10 24 (0.96%) Hyper-V
11 20 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (0.80%) Varnish
12 18 (0.72%) Postfix
13 17 (0.68%) vSphere
14 15 (0.60%) Apache Flume
15 14 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (0.52%) Squid
16 13 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 355 (14.20%) Puppet
2 234 (9.36%) Ansible
3 221 (8.84%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (3.24%) Nagios
5 67 (2.68%) ZABBIX
6 66 (2.64%) logstash
7 63 (2.52%) Kibana
8 59 (2.36%) HAProxy
9 46 (1.84%) Salt
10 32 (1.28%) Terraform
11 26 (1.04%) SCCM
12 20 (0.80%) Kubernetes
13 19 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
13 19 (0.76%) Rundeck
14 18 (0.72%) Zenoss
15 17 (0.68%) Graphite
15 17 (0.68%) StatsD
16 16 (0.64%) Data Guard
17 15 (0.60%) Grafana
18 14 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 483 (19.32%) Oracle
2 233 (9.32%) Red Hat
3 227 (9.08%) VMware
4 168 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 144 (5.76%) Zend
6 102 (4.08%) IBM
7 61 (2.44%) Google
8 54 (2.16%) hybris
9 45 (1.80%) Sybase
10 43 (1.72%) Cisco
11 35 (1.40%) HP
12 33 (1.32%) SAP
13 32 (1.28%) Citrix
13 32 (1.28%) Splunk
14 30 (1.20%) EMC
15 29 (1.16%) Tableau
16 28 (1.12%) Rackspace
16 28 (1.12%) Sun
16 28 (1.12%) Teradata
17 27 (1.08%) Adobe
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £301350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £440 - £470 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + 12 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Xcede
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day Contract split between Nottingham/ Bristol/ home
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago