The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 42 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 14 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.38% 1.82% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.43% 11.70% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Median daily rate £340 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £270 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -19.81%

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
97 94 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.47% 15.59% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 82
Median daily rate £450 £390 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +25.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £340 -
Watford +2 3 £500 - 2
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 25 (62.50%) Java
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) LAMP
3 16 (40.00%) Ruby
3 16 (40.00%) Apache
3 16 (40.00%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 16 (40.00%) Python
4 14 (35.00%) PHP
4 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 12 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (27.50%) Perl
7 10 (25.00%) Web Services
7 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) Firewall
7 10 (25.00%) Puppet
7 10 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
8 9 (22.50%) nginx
8 9 (22.50%) VMware
8 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
9 8 (20.00%) JSON
9 8 (20.00%) Clustering
9 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 8 (20.00%) C
9 8 (20.00%) SSL
9 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (40.00%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) nginx
3 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.50%) Drupal
5 1 (2.50%) JBoss
5 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Magento
2 2 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) SSL
3 7 (17.50%) HTTP
4 6 (15.00%) DHCP
4 6 (15.00%) DNS
4 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Redis
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) OLTP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Redmine
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) LAMP
2 16 (40.00%) CSS
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 10 (25.00%) Web Services
4 8 (20.00%) JSON
4 8 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (17.50%) SOAP
6 5 (12.50%) J2EE
7 4 (10.00%) JMS
7 4 (10.00%) RESTful
7 4 (10.00%) XHTML
7 4 (10.00%) XML
8 3 (7.50%) jQuery
8 3 (7.50%) Middleware
8 3 (7.50%) Pyramid
8 3 (7.50%) REST
8 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (7.50%) XSL
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) RIA
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Unix
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) DevOps
4 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) High Availability
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) Python
2 16 (40.00%) Ruby
3 14 (35.00%) PHP
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (27.50%) Perl
5 8 (20.00%) C
6 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (12.50%) C++
8 3 (7.50%) Go
8 3 (7.50%) Lua
9 2 (5.00%) C#
9 2 (5.00%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.50%) Docker
3 3 (7.50%) Varnish
4 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (17.50%) Ansible
4 6 (15.00%) Nagios
5 2 (5.00%) Salt
6 1 (2.50%) OpenView
6 1 (2.50%) SCCM
6 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) VMware
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Zend
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) hybris
7 1 (2.50%) BMC
7 1 (2.50%) Sun