The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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
England / Midlands
Rank 15 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.31% - 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.27% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.47% 13.28% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 10
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 the Midlands

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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 Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) Django
3 5 (62.50%) Play Framework
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (25.00%) nginx
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
1 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Riak
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) GoCD
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Architect
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Architect
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) Django
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Play Framework
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) CoreOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Go
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Control-M
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (25.00%) Mesos
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) rkt
1 2 (25.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle