The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 67 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 37 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.98% 2.51% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.60% 9.85% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 6
Median daily rate £330 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £38.00 £44.28
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.17%
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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
272 264 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.92% 25.46% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 168 83
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £32.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -33.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.30 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.33 £30.30 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Tyne and Wear -13 36 £330 -22.35% 9
Durham +5 1 £300 +10.09% 3
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 North East region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 24 (55.81%) Linux
1 24 (55.81%) VMware
2 23 (53.49%) Oracle
2 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (51.16%) ITIL
4 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
5 18 (41.86%) Apache
6 17 (39.53%) LAMP
7 16 (37.21%) DNS
7 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
7 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
7 16 (37.21%) Unix
8 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
9 14 (32.56%) C-shell
9 14 (32.56%) Bash Shell
9 14 (32.56%) Korn
9 14 (32.56%) Solaris
9 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
9 14 (32.56%) Samba
10 13 (30.23%) SAN
10 13 (30.23%) LDAP
10 13 (30.23%) ClearCase
10 13 (30.23%) WAN
10 13 (30.23%) Perl
10 13 (30.23%) StarTeam
10 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
10 13 (30.23%) iSCSI
11 12 (27.91%) OpenStack
12 11 (25.58%) Test Strategy
12 11 (25.58%) Sybase

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 18 (41.86%) Apache
2 12 (27.91%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (4.65%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.65%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) DNS
1 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
2 13 (30.23%) iSCSI
2 13 (30.23%) LDAP
2 13 (30.23%) SAN
2 13 (30.23%) WAN
3 7 (16.28%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) DHCP
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) DataStage
4 2 (4.65%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) ClearCase
1 13 (30.23%) StarTeam
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.65%) GitLab
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.33%) Bower
5 1 (2.33%) Grunt
5 1 (2.33%) gulp
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Test Manager
2 7 (16.28%) HPUX Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Mobility Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Migration Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Database Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Unix Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) LAMP
2 3 (6.98%) CSS
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.65%) CSS3
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) Ajax
4 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) Laravel
4 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.33%) React
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) CESG
2 5 (11.63%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) Unix
3 14 (32.56%) Solaris
4 9 (20.93%) Windows
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.60%) HPUX
6 7 (16.28%) Android
6 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Phone
7 6 (13.95%) AIX
7 6 (13.95%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
3 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Test Strategy
5 8 (18.60%) Migration
6 7 (16.28%) Test Management
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Kanban
10 2 (4.65%) Analytics
10 2 (4.65%) API Development
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) ETL
10 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.65%) TDD
11 1 (2.33%) MVC
11 1 (2.33%) Scrum
11 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Bash Shell
1 14 (32.56%) C-shell
1 14 (32.56%) Korn
2 13 (30.23%) Perl
3 6 (13.95%) PHP
4 5 (11.63%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) Jython
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (32.56%) Samba
3 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) Docker
4 2 (4.65%) LXC
4 2 (4.65%) VirtualBox
4 2 (4.65%) Xen
5 1 (2.33%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) AirWatch
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) Ansible
2 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
2 3 (6.98%) Zenoss
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) OpenNMS
3 2 (4.65%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.33%) Graphite
4 1 (2.33%) Graylog
4 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.33%) Icinga
4 1 (2.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) VMware
2 23 (53.49%) Oracle
3 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
4 11 (25.58%) Sybase
5 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.28%) Apple
7 6 (13.95%) HP
8 5 (11.63%) Citrix
8 5 (11.63%) Samsung
9 2 (4.65%) Google
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
9 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
9 2 (4.65%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.33%) New Relic