The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
South East / Kent
Rank 39 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.54% 2.68% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 10.91% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £300 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-40.54% +24.71%

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 55 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.54% 24.55% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 30
Median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 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
Gravesend - 1 £438 -
Maidstone - 1 £275 - 1
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Zend

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Zend