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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 96 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 557 592 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.53% 2.65% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.67% 11.03% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 438 522
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £100.00 £50.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+49.16% +50.00%
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
5221 5365 5349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.70% 24.02% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3679 3865 3896
Median daily rate £500 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 38
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.98 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.12% -24.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £48.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 6 December 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
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 6 December 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 -10 61 £425 - 40
Harrow 0 8 £515 +5.91% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +3 3 - - 1
Croydon -15 3 £250 -44.44% 1
Hounslow - 2 £50 - 1
Lewisham - 2 £338 -
Southwark - 2 £438 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £513 +97.11%
Bexleyheath - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £575 -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 547 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 533 (41.64%) Linux
3 479 (37.42%) HTML
4 467 (36.48%) JavaScript
5 417 (32.58%) CSS
6 402 (31.41%) Git (software)
7 397 (31.02%) PHP
8 379 (29.61%) Java
9 363 (28.36%) Python
10 310 (24.22%) PostgreSQL
11 283 (22.11%) TDD
12 274 (21.41%) DevOps
13 271 (21.17%) MongoDB
14 269 (21.02%) Apache
15 268 (20.94%) SQL
16 266 (20.78%) Scrum
17 242 (18.91%) Web Services
18 237 (18.52%) Oracle
19 236 (18.44%) Amazon AWS
20 235 (18.36%) LAMP
21 229 (17.89%) HTML5
22 225 (17.58%) Jenkins
23 220 (17.19%) NoSQL
24 214 (16.72%) REST
25 211 (16.48%) Ruby
26 210 (16.41%) Puppet
27 194 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
28 183 (14.30%) AngularJS
29 181 (14.14%) SQL Server
30 176 (13.75%) 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
1 269 (21.02%) Apache
2 164 (12.81%) Tomcat
3 113 (8.83%) nginx
4 111 (8.67%) Elasticsearch
5 84 (6.56%) Drupal
6 62 (4.84%) JBoss
7 44 (3.44%) WebSphere
8 41 (3.20%) CMS
8 41 (3.20%) Confluence
9 37 (2.89%) OpenStack
10 34 (2.66%) Apache Solr
11 32 (2.50%) Jetty
12 29 (2.27%) Apache Spark
12 29 (2.27%) Mule ESB
12 29 (2.27%) WildFly
13 26 (2.03%) IIS
14 24 (1.88%) WordPress
15 18 (1.41%) WebLogic
16 17 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.31%) MS Office
5 1 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.078%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.078%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.078%) Simulink
5 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (2.34%) Magento
2 6 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.23%) RMDS
3 3 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.078%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 236 (18.44%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.67%) GitHub
4 33 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (2.11%) SaaS
7 23 (1.80%) Amazon S3
8 21 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (1.41%) PaaS
9 18 (1.41%) TestFlight
10 15 (1.17%) IaaS
11 12 (0.94%) Route 53
12 10 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.70%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.55%) Heroku
15 6 (0.47%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 4 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 92 (7.19%) HTTP
2 87 (6.80%) TCP/IP
3 66 (5.16%) Firewall
4 65 (5.08%) VPN
5 63 (4.92%) DNS
6 46 (3.59%) SSL
7 39 (3.05%) Reverse Proxy
7 39 (3.05%) SAN
8 28 (2.19%) LDAP
9 26 (2.03%) DMZ
10 19 (1.48%) NAS
11 18 (1.41%) DHCP
11 18 (1.41%) VLAN
12 17 (1.33%) Internet
13 16 (1.25%) Network Security
14 15 (1.17%) IPsec
14 15 (1.17%) SNMP
15 14 (1.09%) SSH
16 13 (1.02%) LAN
17 11 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (24.22%) PostgreSQL
2 271 (21.17%) MongoDB
3 220 (17.19%) NoSQL
4 181 (14.14%) SQL Server
5 150 (11.72%) Relational Database
6 99 (7.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 73 (5.70%) Redis
8 70 (5.47%) RDBMS
9 67 (5.23%) Hadoop
10 59 (4.61%) Big Data
11 25 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (1.95%) Oracle Database
12 22 (1.72%) HBase
13 21 (1.64%) SQLite
14 20 (1.56%) CouchDB
14 20 (1.56%) MariaDB
15 19 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
16 18 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
17 17 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 402 (31.41%) Git (software)
2 225 (17.58%) Jenkins
3 120 (9.38%) Subversion
4 74 (5.78%) JIRA
5 71 (5.55%) JUnit
6 64 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 62 (4.84%) Maven
8 56 (4.38%) Gerrit
8 56 (4.38%) Vagrant
9 45 (3.52%) GitLab
10 33 (2.58%) Cucumber
11 31 (2.42%) Selenium
12 28 (2.19%) SoapUI
13 26 (2.03%) Ant
14 21 (1.64%) JMeter
15 19 (1.48%) SonarQube
16 17 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 17 (1.33%) Mockito
17 15 (1.17%) Artifactory
18 14 (1.09%) GoCD
General
1 139 (10.86%) Finance
2 45 (3.52%) Banking
3 44 (3.44%) Marketing
4 30 (2.34%) Retail
5 25 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.72%) Publishing
7 21 (1.64%) Games
8 13 (1.02%) Advertising
9 10 (0.78%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.63%) Electronics
11 6 (0.47%) Front Office
11 6 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.16%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.078%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.078%) Automotive
15 1 (0.078%) French Language
15 1 (0.078%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 687 (53.67%) Developer
2 146 (11.41%) Java Developer
3 138 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 138 (10.78%) PHP Developer
4 100 (7.81%) Senior Developer
5 64 (5.00%) Architect
6 62 (4.84%) Drupal Developer
7 60 (4.69%) Administrator
7 60 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
8 56 (4.38%) DBA
8 56 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 48 (3.75%) Python Developer
10 45 (3.52%) AWS DevOps
10 45 (3.52%) Full Stack Developer
11 42 (3.28%) Agile Developer
12 40 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 38 (2.97%) AWS Engineer
14 35 (2.73%) Senior Java Developer
15 34 (2.66%) Systems Administrator
15 34 (2.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (37.42%) HTML
2 417 (32.58%) CSS
3 242 (18.91%) Web Services
4 235 (18.36%) LAMP
5 229 (17.89%) HTML5
6 214 (16.72%) REST
7 183 (14.30%) AngularJS
8 169 (13.20%) jQuery
9 145 (11.33%) Spring
10 143 (11.17%) CSS3
11 134 (10.47%) JSON
12 127 (9.92%) RESTful
13 120 (9.38%) Node.js
14 114 (8.91%) XML
15 109 (8.52%) RabbitMQ
16 87 (6.80%) LEMP Stack
17 86 (6.72%) Django
18 83 (6.48%) Ajax
19 79 (6.17%) Hibernate
20 78 (6.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.61%) Computer Science
2 55 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (3.75%) User Experience
4 37 (2.89%) Mobile App
5 35 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 31 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 27 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 26 (2.03%) Replication
10 21 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.64%) Clustering
11 20 (1.56%) Private Cloud
12 18 (1.41%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.33%) Semantic Web
13 17 (1.33%) Visualisation
14 15 (1.17%) Data Integration
14 15 (1.17%) NHS
14 15 (1.17%) Public Cloud
15 12 (0.94%) e-Learning
16 11 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 533 (41.64%) Linux
2 140 (10.94%) Unix
3 93 (7.27%) Windows
4 80 (6.25%) CentOS
5 74 (5.78%) Ubuntu
6 44 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (3.28%) Apple iOS
8 31 (2.42%) Solaris
9 24 (1.88%) Windows Server
10 22 (1.72%) Android
11 17 (1.33%) Debian
12 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.39%) AIX
15 5 (0.39%) SUSE
15 5 (0.39%) VMS
16 4 (0.31%) HPUX
16 4 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (22.11%) TDD
3 274 (21.41%) DevOps
4 266 (20.78%) Scrum
5 194 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
6 176 (13.75%) Open Source
7 157 (12.27%) E-Commerce
8 147 (11.48%) Configuration Management
9 138 (10.78%) MVC
10 131 (10.23%) BDD
11 110 (8.59%) OO
12 94 (7.34%) Web Development
13 89 (6.95%) Software Engineering
14 81 (6.33%) Kanban
15 78 (6.09%) Microservices
15 78 (6.09%) Unit Testing
16 72 (5.63%) Load Balancing
17 69 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
18 65 (5.08%) Mentoring
19 57 (4.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 467 (36.48%) JavaScript
2 397 (31.02%) PHP
3 379 (29.61%) Java
4 363 (28.36%) Python
5 268 (20.94%) SQL
6 211 (16.48%) Ruby
7 151 (11.80%) Perl
8 137 (10.70%) Bash Shell
9 135 (10.55%) Scala
10 50 (3.91%) Go
11 48 (3.75%) C#
12 34 (2.66%) Shell Script
13 32 (2.50%) Groovy
14 28 (2.19%) C++
15 26 (2.03%) Clojure
15 26 (2.03%) Objective-C
16 23 (1.80%) Apple Swift
17 20 (1.56%) C
18 15 (1.17%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.86%) Jython
Qualifications
1 86 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 74 (5.78%) SC Cleared
3 63 (4.92%) Degree
4 14 (1.09%) CCNA
4 14 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (1.09%) RHCE
5 11 (0.86%) CCNP
6 10 (0.78%) RHCA
6 10 (0.78%) RHCSA
7 6 (0.47%) CISSP
8 5 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.31%) SANS
10 3 (0.23%) MCP
10 3 (0.23%) MCSA
11 1 (0.078%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.078%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.078%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.66%) QA
2 12 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.86%) SDET
4 7 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.23%) SLA
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
7 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.078%) GCP
8 1 (0.078%) WAI
System Software
1 140 (10.94%) Docker
2 91 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 42 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
5 41 (3.20%) Xen
6 28 (2.19%) KVM
7 27 (2.11%) NFS
8 24 (1.88%) iptables
9 19 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
10 14 (1.09%) vCloud
11 13 (1.02%) XenServer
12 12 (0.94%) Varnish
12 12 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.78%) GlusterFS
13 10 (0.78%) Postfix
14 9 (0.70%) VMware ESX
15 8 (0.63%) Squid
16 6 (0.47%) BIND 9
16 6 (0.47%) HDFS
17 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 210 (16.41%) Puppet
2 155 (12.11%) Ansible
3 120 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (6.02%) Nagios
5 66 (5.16%) Kibana
6 63 (4.92%) HAProxy
7 59 (4.61%) logstash
8 45 (3.52%) Salt
9 40 (3.13%) ZABBIX
10 32 (2.50%) Terraform
11 19 (1.48%) Zenoss
12 18 (1.41%) Grafana
13 13 (1.02%) Graphite
13 13 (1.02%) StatsD
14 12 (0.94%) Cacti
14 12 (0.94%) SCCM
15 10 (0.78%) Consul
15 10 (0.78%) Kubernetes
16 9 (0.70%) Ganglia
17 8 (0.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 237 (18.52%) Oracle
2 136 (10.63%) VMware
3 117 (9.14%) Red Hat
4 65 (5.08%) Zend
5 50 (3.91%) Microsoft
6 45 (3.52%) IBM
7 44 (3.44%) hybris
8 38 (2.97%) Sybase
9 30 (2.34%) Google
10 24 (1.88%) EMC
10 24 (1.88%) Splunk
11 23 (1.80%) SAP
12 19 (1.48%) HP
13 18 (1.41%) Adobe
13 18 (1.41%) Atlassian
13 18 (1.41%) Cisco
14 16 (1.25%) Citrix
14 16 (1.25%) Rackspace
15 15 (1.17%) Percona
16 13 (1.02%) Tableau
Central London / West End
24 Seven
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: Up to £510 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ludic Group
Salary: 180.00
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £560 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: £200 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton-London, SM2 5AS
Reed Business Information
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago