The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 55 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.62% 1.12% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.44% 4.29% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 11
Median daily rate £360 £263 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.88% -42.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+49.00% -54.54%
MySQL
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
123 163 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.36% 26.04% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 94 61
Median daily rate £323 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £360 -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) SOAP
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) XSD
2 10 (71.43%) XSLT
2 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 10 (71.43%) Google
2 10 (71.43%) JSON
2 10 (71.43%) Open Source
2 10 (71.43%) REST
2 10 (71.43%) WSO2
2 10 (71.43%) Apache Camel
2 10 (71.43%) WireMock
3 9 (64.29%) Middleware
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) EasyMock
4 8 (57.14%) Apache ServiceMix
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (57.14%) Mockito
5 6 (42.86%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (57.14%) Apache ServiceMix
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 3 (21.43%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) EasyMock
1 8 (57.14%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) SOA Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 8 (57.14%) XML Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) XML XSLT Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Apache Camel
1 10 (71.43%) JSON
1 10 (71.43%) REST
1 10 (71.43%) SOAP
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
1 10 (71.43%) WireMock
1 10 (71.43%) XML
1 10 (71.43%) XSD
1 10 (71.43%) XSLT
2 9 (64.29%) Middleware
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Solaris
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Open Source
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Google
2 10 (71.43%) WSO2
3 3 (21.43%) BEA
4 2 (14.29%) webMethods