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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 87 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing MySQL 661 571 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.92% 2.44% 3.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.62% 10.23% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 411 566
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 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £70.00 £38.68 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.97% -8.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.68 £40.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.00 £38.68 £148.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +22.58%
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
5239 5582 5667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.15% 23.90% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3697 3980 3914
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 49
Median hourly rate £30.94 £30.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +11.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.20 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £43.95 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +3 80 £425 +6.25% 50
Croydon -20 10 £375 -16.66% 2
Feltham -1 5 £425 +21.42%
Harrow - 4 £500 -
Docklands, London +11 3 £500 +9.58%
Westminster - 3 £425 - 2
Lewisham - 2 £338 -
Southwark - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf -1 1 £375 -42.30%
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 595 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 579 (41.56%) Linux
3 533 (38.26%) JavaScript
4 524 (37.62%) HTML
5 483 (34.67%) CSS
6 443 (31.80%) PHP
7 406 (29.15%) Git (software)
8 401 (28.79%) Java
9 377 (27.06%) Python
10 319 (22.90%) PostgreSQL
11 314 (22.54%) TDD
12 312 (22.40%) DevOps
13 298 (21.39%) SQL
14 279 (20.03%) MongoDB
15 278 (19.96%) Scrum
16 266 (19.10%) HTML5
17 255 (18.31%) LAMP
18 253 (18.16%) Apache
18 253 (18.16%) Amazon AWS
19 248 (17.80%) Ruby
20 246 (17.66%) Oracle
21 245 (17.59%) NoSQL
22 242 (17.37%) Web Services
23 233 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
24 229 (16.44%) Puppet
25 223 (16.01%) Jenkins
26 214 (15.36%) AngularJS
27 206 (14.79%) REST
28 200 (14.36%) jQuery
29 196 (14.07%) Open Source

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
1 253 (18.16%) Apache
2 175 (12.56%) Tomcat
3 130 (9.33%) nginx
4 86 (6.17%) Drupal
5 80 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (4.45%) JBoss
7 54 (3.88%) WordPress
8 52 (3.73%) CMS
9 47 (3.37%) Confluence
10 41 (2.94%) Jetty
11 35 (2.51%) WebSphere
12 34 (2.44%) OpenStack
13 26 (1.87%) Apache Spark
14 25 (1.79%) IIS
15 24 (1.72%) Mule ESB
16 23 (1.65%) Apache Solr
17 17 (1.22%) WebLogic
18 16 (1.15%) Moodle
18 16 (1.15%) WildFly
19 15 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.72%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (0.57%) MS Office
4 6 (0.43%) SPSS
4 6 (0.43%) Stata
5 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.29%) HipChat
6 3 (0.22%) MS Project
7 1 (0.072%) InDesign
7 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.072%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.072%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.072%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 41 (2.94%) Magento
2 7 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.072%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 253 (18.16%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (5.46%) GitHub
3 63 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.44%) Amazon S3
7 19 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (1.01%) PaaS
8 14 (1.01%) TestFlight
9 13 (0.93%) Google Apps
9 13 (0.93%) SaaS
10 12 (0.86%) IaaS
10 12 (0.86%) Route 53
11 10 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.72%) Slack
12 7 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (0.50%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (7.25%) HTTP
2 95 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 77 (5.53%) DNS
4 67 (4.81%) Firewall
4 67 (4.81%) VPN
5 57 (4.09%) SSL
6 34 (2.44%) SAN
7 33 (2.37%) LDAP
8 32 (2.30%) Reverse Proxy
9 26 (1.87%) DHCP
9 26 (1.87%) Network Security
10 24 (1.72%) DMZ
11 21 (1.51%) IPsec
12 20 (1.44%) SNMP
13 19 (1.36%) SSH
14 18 (1.29%) NAS
15 15 (1.08%) VLAN
16 14 (1.01%) LAN
17 13 (0.93%) FTP
17 13 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (22.90%) PostgreSQL
2 279 (20.03%) MongoDB
3 245 (17.59%) NoSQL
4 166 (11.92%) SQL Server
5 138 (9.91%) Relational Database
6 91 (6.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 84 (6.03%) Redis
8 78 (5.60%) RDBMS
9 73 (5.24%) Hadoop
10 62 (4.45%) Big Data
11 40 (2.87%) Oracle Database
12 33 (2.37%) Apache Hive
13 31 (2.23%) Neo4j
14 28 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (1.87%) DB2
16 25 (1.79%) CouchDB
17 24 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
18 21 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 21 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 20 (1.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 406 (29.15%) Git (software)
2 223 (16.01%) Jenkins
3 150 (10.77%) Subversion
4 98 (7.04%) JIRA
4 98 (7.04%) JUnit
5 84 (6.03%) Maven
6 54 (3.88%) Vagrant
7 53 (3.80%) Mercurial
8 47 (3.37%) Gerrit
9 42 (3.02%) Selenium
10 40 (2.87%) Ant
11 30 (2.15%) Cucumber
12 29 (2.08%) SoapUI
13 27 (1.94%) Mockito
14 26 (1.87%) TeamCity
15 24 (1.72%) GitLab
15 24 (1.72%) SonarQube
16 22 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 22 (1.58%) JMeter
17 18 (1.29%) Eclipse
General
1 157 (11.27%) Finance
2 53 (3.80%) Banking
3 44 (3.16%) Marketing
4 39 (2.80%) Retail
5 27 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.58%) Games
7 20 (1.44%) Publishing
8 9 (0.65%) Advertising
8 9 (0.65%) Electronics
8 9 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.36%) Legal
10 4 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.22%) Law
12 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.072%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.072%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.072%) German Language
13 1 (0.072%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 749 (53.77%) Developer
2 159 (11.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 157 (11.27%) PHP Developer
4 151 (10.84%) Java Developer
5 119 (8.54%) Senior Developer
6 78 (5.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 75 (5.38%) Architect
8 71 (5.10%) Administrator
9 62 (4.45%) Python Developer
10 61 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
11 60 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
12 58 (4.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 54 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
14 53 (3.80%) Drupal Developer
15 50 (3.59%) Agile Developer
15 50 (3.59%) DBA
15 50 (3.59%) MySQL Developer
16 48 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
17 45 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
18 37 (2.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (37.62%) HTML
2 483 (34.67%) CSS
3 266 (19.10%) HTML5
4 255 (18.31%) LAMP
5 242 (17.37%) Web Services
6 214 (15.36%) AngularJS
7 206 (14.79%) REST
8 200 (14.36%) jQuery
9 190 (13.64%) CSS3
10 157 (11.27%) Spring
11 149 (10.70%) Node.js
12 134 (9.62%) JSON
13 130 (9.33%) RESTful
14 127 (9.12%) XML
15 106 (7.61%) Ajax
16 100 (7.18%) Django
17 89 (6.39%) RabbitMQ
18 81 (5.81%) LEMP Stack
19 74 (5.31%) Symfony
20 73 (5.24%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (4.16%) User Experience
2 49 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 47 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 29 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 26 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 24 (1.72%) Clustering
9 23 (1.65%) Fintech
10 22 (1.58%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.58%) e-Learning
10 22 (1.58%) Private Cloud
11 21 (1.51%) Data Structures
11 21 (1.51%) Visualisation
12 18 (1.29%) Public Cloud
13 17 (1.22%) Semantic Web
13 17 (1.22%) Statistics
14 14 (1.01%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.93%) PKI
15 13 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 579 (41.56%) Linux
2 153 (10.98%) Unix
3 105 (7.54%) Windows
4 89 (6.39%) CentOS
5 70 (5.03%) Ubuntu
6 64 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (3.02%) Windows Server
8 30 (2.15%) Solaris
9 28 (2.01%) Apple iOS
10 17 (1.22%) Android
11 13 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.79%) Debian
12 11 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.43%) AIX
16 5 (0.36%) Mac OS X Server
16 5 (0.36%) VMS
17 4 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (22.54%) TDD
3 312 (22.40%) DevOps
4 278 (19.96%) Scrum
5 233 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (14.07%) Open Source
7 185 (13.28%) Configuration Management
8 168 (12.06%) E-Commerce
9 163 (11.70%) MVC
10 138 (9.91%) OO
11 137 (9.83%) BDD
12 115 (8.26%) Web Development
13 105 (7.54%) Software Engineering
14 101 (7.25%) Kanban
15 92 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
16 79 (5.67%) Unit Testing
17 77 (5.53%) OOP
18 72 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
19 67 (4.81%) Load Balancing
20 62 (4.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 533 (38.26%) JavaScript
2 443 (31.80%) PHP
3 401 (28.79%) Java
4 377 (27.06%) Python
5 298 (21.39%) SQL
6 248 (17.80%) Ruby
7 193 (13.85%) Perl
8 164 (11.77%) Bash Shell
9 141 (10.12%) Scala
10 64 (4.59%) Go
11 57 (4.09%) C#
12 35 (2.51%) Shell Script
13 34 (2.44%) Groovy
14 32 (2.30%) C++
15 22 (1.58%) C
16 21 (1.51%) Clojure
16 21 (1.51%) Objective-C
17 20 (1.44%) PL/SQL
18 16 (1.15%) PowerShell
19 15 (1.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 73 (5.24%) Security Cleared
2 64 (4.59%) Degree
3 55 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.86%) CCNA
4 12 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (0.72%) RHCE
6 9 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.50%) CCNP
7 7 (0.50%) RHCA
7 7 (0.50%) RHCSA
8 5 (0.36%) CISSP
8 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.29%) SANS
10 3 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.14%) HND
11 2 (0.14%) MCSA
11 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.08%) QA
2 10 (0.72%) SDET
3 9 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.43%) SLA
5 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.072%) GCP
7 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.072%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.072%) WAI
System Software
1 145 (10.41%) Docker
2 83 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.02%) Active Directory
4 39 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
5 37 (2.66%) KVM
5 37 (2.66%) Xen
6 27 (1.94%) NFS
7 24 (1.72%) iptables
7 24 (1.72%) vCloud
8 15 (1.08%) Varnish
9 12 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.86%) XenServer
10 10 (0.72%) Squid
10 10 (0.72%) vSphere
11 9 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.43%) Postfix
12 6 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.43%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 229 (16.44%) Puppet
2 157 (11.27%) Ansible
3 141 (10.12%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (4.24%) Nagios
5 57 (4.09%) Kibana
6 54 (3.88%) HAProxy
6 54 (3.88%) logstash
7 52 (3.73%) ZABBIX
8 37 (2.66%) Salt
9 28 (2.01%) Terraform
10 17 (1.22%) StatsD
11 15 (1.08%) Grafana
11 15 (1.08%) Graphite
11 15 (1.08%) Rundeck
12 13 (0.93%) Kubernetes
12 13 (0.93%) SCCM
12 13 (0.93%) Zenoss
13 11 (0.79%) Ganglia
14 10 (0.72%) Consul
15 9 (0.65%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 246 (17.66%) Oracle
2 126 (9.05%) VMware
3 116 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 62 (4.45%) Zend
5 52 (3.73%) Microsoft
6 47 (3.37%) IBM
7 40 (2.87%) Google
8 39 (2.80%) hybris
9 25 (1.79%) Splunk
10 23 (1.65%) Percona
10 23 (1.65%) Tableau
11 22 (1.58%) Cisco
11 22 (1.58%) Sybase
12 21 (1.51%) Teradata
13 20 (1.44%) HP
14 19 (1.36%) Citrix
14 19 (1.36%) EMC
15 14 (1.01%) Adobe
15 14 (1.01%) SAP
15 14 (1.01%) Sun
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Meteor Systems Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Which?
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
UK , United Kingdom, London
Euro Transition
Rate: £70 - £110 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago