The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 81 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 725 606 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.15% 2.55% 2.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.64% 10.56% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 425 496
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £30.60 £187.50 £107.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.68% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £187.50 £53.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.12 £187.50 £161.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £39.00 £44.28
% change year-on-year
-43.58% -11.91%
MySQL
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5316 5738 5621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.08% 24.19% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3779 4060 3753
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 44
Median hourly rate £29.88 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.30 £44.25 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in London

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in London

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in London

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in London

MySQL
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MySQL Hourly Rate Histogram in London

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +9 92 £425 +8.97% 41
Croydon -16 14 £375 -16.66%
Harrow - 6 £495 -
Westminster - 6 £413 - 2
Feltham 0 5 £425 +21.42%
Canary Wharf +5 2 £375 -42.30%
Docklands, London - 2 £450 -
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 £225 -25.00%
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - - 1
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 596 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (41.78%) Linux
3 545 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 533 (37.75%) HTML
5 500 (35.41%) CSS
6 439 (31.09%) PHP
7 416 (29.46%) Java
8 396 (28.05%) Git (software)
9 373 (26.42%) Python
10 316 (22.38%) DevOps
11 315 (22.31%) TDD
12 302 (21.39%) PostgreSQL
12 302 (21.39%) SQL
13 281 (19.90%) Scrum
14 268 (18.98%) HTML5
15 266 (18.84%) MongoDB
16 262 (18.56%) Oracle
17 260 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
18 253 (17.92%) LAMP
19 249 (17.63%) Apache
20 243 (17.21%) Web Services
21 242 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
22 240 (17.00%) Ruby
23 235 (16.64%) NoSQL
24 229 (16.22%) Puppet
25 220 (15.58%) AngularJS
26 211 (14.94%) Jenkins
27 198 (14.02%) CSS3
28 197 (13.95%) jQuery
28 197 (13.95%) Perl

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 249 (17.63%) Apache
2 176 (12.46%) Tomcat
3 136 (9.63%) nginx
4 75 (5.31%) Drupal
5 74 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
6 64 (4.53%) WordPress
7 62 (4.39%) JBoss
8 50 (3.54%) CMS
9 49 (3.47%) Confluence
10 45 (3.19%) Jetty
11 38 (2.69%) WebSphere
12 32 (2.27%) OpenStack
13 30 (2.12%) IIS
14 25 (1.77%) Apache Spark
15 22 (1.56%) uWSGI
16 20 (1.42%) Apache Solr
16 20 (1.42%) Mule ESB
17 17 (1.20%) WebLogic
18 16 (1.13%) Moodle
18 16 (1.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.71%) MS Office
4 9 (0.64%) SPSS
4 9 (0.64%) Stata
5 7 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.28%) HipChat
8 3 (0.21%) InDesign
8 3 (0.21%) MS Project
9 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.071%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 42 (2.97%) Magento
2 10 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.071%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.071%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 260 (18.41%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (5.45%) GitHub
3 57 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 18 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (0.99%) PaaS
8 13 (0.92%) Google Apps
9 12 (0.85%) IaaS
9 12 (0.85%) SaaS
9 12 (0.85%) TestFlight
10 11 (0.78%) Route 53
11 10 (0.71%) Slack
12 9 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.42%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.35%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.66%) HTTP
1 94 (6.66%) TCP/IP
2 81 (5.74%) DNS
3 65 (4.60%) VPN
4 61 (4.32%) Firewall
5 57 (4.04%) SSL
6 37 (2.62%) SAN
7 33 (2.34%) LDAP
8 28 (1.98%) Reverse Proxy
9 26 (1.84%) Network Security
10 25 (1.77%) DHCP
11 23 (1.63%) DMZ
11 23 (1.63%) IPsec
12 19 (1.35%) NAS
12 19 (1.35%) SNMP
13 18 (1.27%) SSH
14 14 (0.99%) LAN
14 14 (0.99%) VLAN
15 12 (0.85%) FTP
15 12 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (21.39%) PostgreSQL
2 266 (18.84%) MongoDB
3 235 (16.64%) NoSQL
4 165 (11.69%) SQL Server
5 126 (8.92%) Relational Database
6 81 (5.74%) Redis
7 79 (5.59%) Hadoop
8 76 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 69 (4.89%) RDBMS
10 61 (4.32%) Big Data
11 48 (3.40%) Oracle Database
12 43 (3.05%) Apache Hive
13 36 (2.55%) Neo4j
14 30 (2.12%) DB2
15 28 (1.98%) Impala
16 27 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (1.84%) CouchDB
18 23 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
18 23 (1.63%) MariaDB
19 21 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 396 (28.05%) Git (software)
2 211 (14.94%) Jenkins
3 166 (11.76%) Subversion
4 105 (7.44%) JUnit
5 100 (7.08%) JIRA
6 87 (6.16%) Maven
7 54 (3.82%) Vagrant
8 48 (3.40%) Ant
9 47 (3.33%) Mercurial
10 42 (2.97%) Gerrit
11 39 (2.76%) Selenium
12 33 (2.34%) TeamCity
13 28 (1.98%) Cucumber
13 28 (1.98%) Mockito
14 25 (1.77%) SoapUI
15 22 (1.56%) JMeter
15 22 (1.56%) SonarQube
16 19 (1.35%) GitLab
16 19 (1.35%) Grunt
17 18 (1.27%) Eclipse
General
1 156 (11.05%) Finance
2 53 (3.75%) Banking
3 47 (3.33%) Marketing
4 40 (2.83%) Retail
5 31 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 25 (1.77%) Games
7 23 (1.63%) Publishing
8 12 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.78%) Advertising
9 11 (0.78%) Electronics
10 7 (0.50%) Legal
11 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.21%) Back Office
12 3 (0.21%) Front Office
12 3 (0.21%) Law
13 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.071%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.071%) German Language
14 1 (0.071%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 767 (54.32%) Developer
2 167 (11.83%) Java Developer
3 157 (11.12%) PHP Developer
4 152 (10.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 123 (8.71%) Senior Developer
6 77 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 70 (4.96%) Architect
8 69 (4.89%) Administrator
9 68 (4.82%) Python Developer
10 67 (4.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 65 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
12 63 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
13 59 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
14 58 (4.11%) MySQL Developer
15 50 (3.54%) Agile Developer
16 49 (3.47%) AWS DevOps
16 49 (3.47%) DBA
17 48 (3.40%) AWS Engineer
18 42 (2.97%) Drupal Developer
18 42 (2.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (37.75%) HTML
2 500 (35.41%) CSS
3 268 (18.98%) HTML5
4 253 (17.92%) LAMP
5 243 (17.21%) Web Services
6 220 (15.58%) AngularJS
7 198 (14.02%) CSS3
8 197 (13.95%) jQuery
9 196 (13.88%) REST
10 166 (11.76%) Spring
11 165 (11.69%) Node.js
12 135 (9.56%) RESTful
12 135 (9.56%) XML
13 134 (9.49%) JSON
14 104 (7.37%) Ajax
15 94 (6.66%) Django
16 88 (6.23%) RabbitMQ
17 80 (5.67%) LEMP Stack
18 74 (5.24%) Hibernate
19 72 (5.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (4.11%) User Experience
2 53 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 41 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 27 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 24 (1.70%) Fintech
8 23 (1.63%) Clustering
9 22 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 22 (1.56%) e-Learning
9 22 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.42%) Private Cloud
10 20 (1.42%) Public Cloud
10 20 (1.42%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.20%) Statistics
12 16 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 16 (1.13%) Replication
13 13 (0.92%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
15 11 (0.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 590 (41.78%) Linux
2 169 (11.97%) Unix
3 114 (8.07%) Windows
4 84 (5.95%) CentOS
5 75 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (4.96%) Ubuntu
7 46 (3.26%) Windows Server
8 29 (2.05%) Solaris
9 27 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.27%) Android
11 13 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.78%) Debian
13 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.57%) AIX
14 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X Server
15 5 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.35%) VMS
16 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (42.21%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (22.38%) DevOps
3 315 (22.31%) TDD
4 281 (19.90%) Scrum
5 242 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 184 (13.03%) Open Source
7 177 (12.54%) Configuration Management
8 169 (11.97%) E-Commerce
9 165 (11.69%) MVC
10 148 (10.48%) OO
11 140 (9.92%) BDD
12 125 (8.85%) Web Development
13 118 (8.36%) Software Engineering
14 104 (7.37%) Kanban
15 90 (6.37%) Continuous Delivery
16 82 (5.81%) Unit Testing
17 81 (5.74%) OOP
18 71 (5.03%) Responsive Web Design
19 65 (4.60%) Load Balancing
20 63 (4.46%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 545 (38.60%) JavaScript
2 439 (31.09%) PHP
3 416 (29.46%) Java
4 373 (26.42%) Python
5 302 (21.39%) SQL
6 240 (17.00%) Ruby
7 197 (13.95%) Perl
8 158 (11.19%) Bash Shell
9 139 (9.84%) Scala
10 61 (4.32%) C#
11 57 (4.04%) Go
12 40 (2.83%) Shell Script
13 35 (2.48%) Groovy
14 32 (2.27%) C++
15 22 (1.56%) Clojure
16 21 (1.49%) C
17 19 (1.35%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.35%) PL/SQL
18 17 (1.20%) PowerShell
19 16 (1.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 66 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 64 (4.53%) Degree
3 48 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.92%) CCNA
4 13 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.64%) RHCE
6 7 (0.50%) CCNP
6 7 (0.50%) RHCA
6 7 (0.50%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.28%) CISSP
8 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.28%) SANS
8 4 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.14%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) ISEB
9 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.49%) QA
2 14 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.42%) SDET
4 6 (0.42%) SLA
5 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.071%) WAI
System Software
1 135 (9.56%) Docker
2 78 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.05%) Active Directory
4 35 (2.48%) KVM
4 35 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (2.20%) Xen
6 26 (1.84%) NFS
7 23 (1.63%) iptables
8 22 (1.56%) vCloud
9 15 (1.06%) Varnish
10 12 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (0.78%) XenServer
12 10 (0.71%) vSphere
13 9 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (0.57%) Squid
15 7 (0.50%) VirtualBox
16 6 (0.42%) Postfix
16 6 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.42%) VMware ESX
17 5 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 229 (16.22%) Puppet
2 149 (10.55%) Ansible
3 146 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (4.60%) Nagios
5 54 (3.82%) HAProxy
5 54 (3.82%) Kibana
6 50 (3.54%) ZABBIX
7 49 (3.47%) logstash
8 35 (2.48%) Salt
9 27 (1.91%) Terraform
10 17 (1.20%) StatsD
11 16 (1.13%) Zenoss
12 15 (1.06%) Graphite
13 14 (0.99%) Rundeck
14 13 (0.92%) Grafana
14 13 (0.92%) Kubernetes
14 13 (0.92%) SCCM
15 11 (0.78%) Ganglia
16 10 (0.71%) CFEngine
16 10 (0.71%) Consul
Vendors
1 262 (18.56%) Oracle
2 125 (8.85%) Red Hat
3 122 (8.64%) VMware
4 62 (4.39%) Zend
5 53 (3.75%) IBM
6 52 (3.68%) Microsoft
7 39 (2.76%) hybris
8 38 (2.69%) Google
9 26 (1.84%) Tableau
10 25 (1.77%) Splunk
11 24 (1.70%) HP
12 23 (1.63%) Cisco
13 22 (1.56%) EMC
13 22 (1.56%) Percona
14 19 (1.35%) Teradata
15 18 (1.27%) Sybase
16 17 (1.20%) Citrix
17 15 (1.06%) Adobe
18 14 (0.99%) Informatica
18 14 (0.99%) Sonatype
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southwark
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £180 - £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £500 to £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Which?
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago