The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 / North West
Rank 67 115 84
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -31
Contract jobs citing MySQL 74 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.81% 1.02% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.94% 4.94% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 27 34
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £560 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
620 810 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.57% 20.67% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 527 450
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.65 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £68.56 £67.00
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 North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +30 41 £350 -3.44% 47
Cheshire +29 13 £388 -3.12% 10
Merseyside +10 11 £600 +84.61% 3
Lancashire +3 4 £344 - 13
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 76 (45.78%) JavaScript
2 67 (40.36%) PHP
3 60 (36.14%) Linux
4 59 (35.54%) Java
5 56 (33.73%) HTML
6 55 (33.13%) CSS
6 55 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (31.33%) SQL
8 44 (26.51%) MongoDB
9 40 (24.10%) Git (software)
10 37 (22.29%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (21.69%) NoSQL
12 31 (18.67%) Scrum
12 31 (18.67%) TDD
12 31 (18.67%) Oracle
13 30 (18.07%) RESTful
14 29 (17.47%) Web Services
15 27 (16.27%) Node.js
16 26 (15.66%) Open Source
17 25 (15.06%) Spring
18 24 (14.46%) BDD
19 23 (13.86%) AngularJS
20 22 (13.25%) REST
20 22 (13.25%) Microservices
20 22 (13.25%) Software Engineering
20 22 (13.25%) LAMP
20 22 (13.25%) SQL Server
21 21 (12.65%) MVC
21 21 (12.65%) Front End Development
22 20 (12.05%) XML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (12.05%) Apache
2 13 (7.83%) WordPress
3 11 (6.63%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.02%) Confluence
4 10 (6.02%) nginx
5 7 (4.22%) IIS
6 6 (3.61%) Drupal
7 5 (3.01%) Jetty
8 4 (2.41%) CMS
9 3 (1.81%) JBoss
9 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.60%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.60%) Kentico
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.60%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.61%) MS Office
1 6 (3.61%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.02%) Slack
2 7 (4.22%) SaaS
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.20%) GitHub
4 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) AMQP
2 5 (3.01%) HTTP
2 5 (3.01%) SNMP
3 4 (2.41%) SAN
4 3 (1.81%) Firewall
4 3 (1.81%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.20%) DNS
5 2 (1.20%) Internet
5 2 (1.20%) Network Security
6 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.60%) DMZ
6 1 (0.60%) NFC
6 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) VLAN
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.51%) MongoDB
2 37 (22.29%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (21.69%) NoSQL
4 22 (13.25%) SQL Server
5 19 (11.45%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.42%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.22%) Couchbase
9 5 (3.01%) Big Data
9 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.41%) phpMyAdmin
10 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.81%) DB2
11 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.81%) Informix
11 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.84%) Jenkins
3 15 (9.04%) JIRA
4 12 (7.23%) Subversion
5 11 (6.63%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.82%) JUnit
7 7 (4.22%) Eclipse
8 5 (3.01%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.41%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.41%) Selenium
10 3 (1.81%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.81%) StarTeam
10 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.20%) Gradle
11 2 (1.20%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.20%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (9.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.61%) Marketing
3 5 (3.01%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Banking
4 3 (1.81%) Games
4 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 116 (69.88%) Developer
2 37 (22.29%) PHP Developer
3 25 (15.06%) Java Developer
4 17 (10.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (7.83%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (6.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (6.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (6.63%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Angular Developer
7 9 (5.42%) Digital Developer
7 9 (5.42%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (5.42%) HTML Developer
8 8 (4.82%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.22%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.22%) WordPress Developer
10 6 (3.61%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.61%) Java Engineer
10 6 (3.61%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (33.73%) HTML
2 55 (33.13%) CSS
3 30 (18.07%) RESTful
4 29 (17.47%) Web Services
5 27 (16.27%) Node.js
6 25 (15.06%) Spring
7 23 (13.86%) AngularJS
8 22 (13.25%) LAMP
8 22 (13.25%) REST
9 20 (12.05%) XML
10 19 (11.45%) .NET
10 19 (11.45%) jQuery
11 14 (8.43%) JSON
12 12 (7.23%) SOAP
13 10 (6.02%) Spring Boot
13 10 (6.02%) Zend Framework
14 9 (5.42%) ASP.NET
15 8 (4.82%) Hibernate
15 8 (4.82%) HTML5
16 7 (4.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (3.61%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.41%) SCADA
2 4 (2.41%) User Experience
3 3 (1.81%) Private Cloud
3 3 (1.81%) Statistics
4 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.60%) BYOD
5 1 (0.60%) CAN bus
5 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (0.60%) Social Media
5 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (36.14%) Linux
2 19 (11.45%) Unix
3 13 (7.83%) Windows
4 10 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.22%) Android
5 7 (4.22%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.61%) Solaris
7 3 (1.81%) HPUX
8 2 (1.20%) CentOS
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.67%) Scrum
2 31 (18.67%) TDD
3 26 (15.66%) Open Source
4 24 (14.46%) BDD
5 22 (13.25%) Microservices
5 22 (13.25%) Software Engineering
6 21 (12.65%) Front End Development
6 21 (12.65%) MVC
7 19 (11.45%) Kanban
8 15 (9.04%) Configuration Management
8 15 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (9.04%) Web Development
9 14 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (8.43%) DevOps
10 13 (7.83%) OO
11 11 (6.63%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.63%) OOP
12 10 (6.02%) Coaching
13 9 (5.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 76 (45.78%) JavaScript
2 67 (40.36%) PHP
3 59 (35.54%) Java
4 52 (31.33%) SQL
5 17 (10.24%) Python
6 14 (8.43%) C#
6 14 (8.43%) Perl
7 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.61%) Ruby
8 4 (2.41%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.41%) Scala
9 3 (1.81%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.81%) Go
9 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.81%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.20%) C++
10 2 (1.20%) Groovy
10 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.60%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) Docker
1 7 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.20%) KVM
3 2 (1.20%) Varnish
4 1 (0.60%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.60%) NFS
4 1 (0.60%) Snort
4 1 (0.60%) vCloud
4 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.82%) Puppet
2 7 (4.22%) Nagios
3 4 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.41%) Wonderware InTouch
4 3 (1.81%) Ansible
4 3 (1.81%) Kibana
4 3 (1.81%) logstash
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.81%) Salt
5 2 (1.20%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.60%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.60%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.60%) TADDM
6 1 (0.60%) Terraform
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.60%) Webmin
6 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (18.67%) Oracle
2 16 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.04%) Red Hat
3 15 (9.04%) VMware
4 12 (7.23%) Zend
5 6 (3.61%) Adobe
6 5 (3.01%) Google
6 5 (3.01%) Wonderware
7 4 (2.41%) IBM
7 4 (2.41%) SAP
8 3 (1.81%) HP
8 3 (1.81%) IDERA
8 3 (1.81%) Rockwell
8 3 (1.81%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.81%) Siemens
8 3 (1.81%) Splunk
9 2 (1.20%) Black Duck
9 2 (1.20%) Talend
10 1 (0.60%) Sonatype
10 1 (0.60%) Veracode
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