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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
England / North West
Rank 51 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -17
Contract jobs citing MySQL 90 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.40% 1.39% 1.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.70% 6.77% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 21 42
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £575 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £43.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year
-28.16% -19.81%

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
657 783 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.84% 20.50% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 503 481
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -44.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +29 45 £325 -13.33% 64
Cheshire +49 22 £375 +50.00% 13
Merseyside +1 10 £600 +112.38% 4
Lancashire +7 6 £400 - 16
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 86 (49.43%) JavaScript
2 75 (43.10%) PHP
3 72 (41.38%) HTML
4 69 (39.66%) CSS
5 64 (36.78%) Java
6 57 (32.76%) SQL
7 51 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (28.74%) Linux
9 49 (28.16%) Git (software)
10 41 (23.56%) MongoDB
11 38 (21.84%) Oracle
12 36 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
13 32 (18.39%) NoSQL
14 30 (17.24%) RESTful
14 30 (17.24%) Web Services
15 29 (16.67%) TDD
15 29 (16.67%) Scrum
16 26 (14.94%) Open Source
16 26 (14.94%) REST
17 25 (14.37%) Node.js
18 24 (13.79%) BDD
18 24 (13.79%) LAMP
18 24 (13.79%) MVC
18 24 (13.79%) SQL Server
19 23 (13.22%) Spring
19 23 (13.22%) AngularJS
19 23 (13.22%) Front End Development
20 22 (12.64%) Microservices
20 22 (12.64%) jQuery
21 21 (12.07%) Kanban

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 (11.49%) Apache
2 14 (8.05%) WordPress
3 10 (5.75%) Confluence
4 5 (2.87%) Drupal
4 5 (2.87%) IIS
5 4 (2.30%) CMS
5 4 (2.30%) nginx
5 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.15%) Jetty
6 2 (1.15%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.57%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) Kentico
7 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.57%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) Slack
2 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.02%) SaaS
4 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.57%) GitHub
6 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.32%) HTTP
2 5 (2.87%) AMQP
3 4 (2.30%) FTP
3 4 (2.30%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.30%) SSL
4 2 (1.15%) DNS
4 2 (1.15%) Firewall
4 2 (1.15%) Internet
4 2 (1.15%) SNMP
5 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.57%) Network Security
5 1 (0.57%) NFC
5 1 (0.57%) SAN
5 1 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.56%) MongoDB
2 36 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (18.39%) NoSQL
4 24 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 15 (8.62%) Oracle Database
5 15 (8.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.02%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.30%) Big Data
9 4 (2.30%) DB2
9 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.72%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.72%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.72%) phpMyAdmin
10 3 (1.72%) Riak
10 3 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (28.16%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.92%) JIRA
3 15 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (5.75%) Subversion
5 9 (5.17%) Eclipse
5 9 (5.17%) JUnit
6 7 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.87%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.87%) Hudson
7 5 (2.87%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.30%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.72%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.15%) Gradle
10 2 (1.15%) Mockito
10 2 (1.15%) MyEclipse
10 2 (1.15%) Selenium
11 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (9.77%) Finance
2 8 (4.60%) Retail
3 5 (2.87%) Marketing
4 3 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.15%) Advertising
5 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 128 (73.56%) Developer
2 47 (27.01%) PHP Developer
3 30 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.20%) MySQL Developer
5 15 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (8.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (5.75%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.17%) Digital Developer
9 9 (5.17%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (5.17%) HTML Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Angular Developer
10 8 (4.60%) WordPress Developer
11 7 (4.02%) Java Engineer
11 7 (4.02%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.02%) Senior Java Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Web Developer
13 5 (2.87%) LAMP Developer
13 5 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (41.38%) HTML
2 69 (39.66%) CSS
3 30 (17.24%) RESTful
3 30 (17.24%) Web Services
4 26 (14.94%) REST
5 25 (14.37%) Node.js
6 24 (13.79%) LAMP
7 23 (13.22%) AngularJS
7 23 (13.22%) Spring
8 22 (12.64%) jQuery
9 19 (10.92%) XML
10 17 (9.77%) SOAP
11 12 (6.90%) .NET
12 11 (6.32%) HTML5
12 11 (6.32%) Laravel
12 11 (6.32%) Spring Boot
13 10 (5.75%) Ajax
13 10 (5.75%) Zend Framework
14 9 (5.17%) Ember.js
14 9 (5.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.87%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.30%) User Experience
4 2 (1.15%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.15%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.15%) SCADA
4 2 (1.15%) Wiki
5 1 (0.57%) BYOD
5 1 (0.57%) CAN bus
5 1 (0.57%) Clustering
5 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.57%) NHS
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (0.57%) Replication
5 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.74%) Linux
2 16 (9.20%) Unix
3 14 (8.05%) Windows
4 10 (5.75%) Android
5 9 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.87%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.72%) Solaris
9 2 (1.15%) CentOS
9 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.67%) Scrum
2 29 (16.67%) TDD
3 26 (14.94%) Open Source
4 24 (13.79%) BDD
4 24 (13.79%) MVC
5 23 (13.22%) Front End Development
6 22 (12.64%) Microservices
7 21 (12.07%) Kanban
8 20 (11.49%) OO
8 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
9 15 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (7.47%) OOP
11 12 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (6.32%) Coaching
12 11 (6.32%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.32%) DevOps
13 10 (5.75%) Web Development
14 9 (5.17%) API Design
15 8 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (49.43%) JavaScript
2 75 (43.10%) PHP
3 64 (36.78%) Java
4 57 (32.76%) SQL
5 19 (10.92%) Python
6 10 (5.75%) C#
6 10 (5.75%) Perl
7 7 (4.02%) ActionScript
7 7 (4.02%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.02%) Ruby
8 6 (3.45%) Scala
9 4 (2.30%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (2.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (2.30%) Groovy
10 3 (1.72%) Go
10 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.72%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.15%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (2.87%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.57%) MCSE
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (4.02%) Docker
2 4 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.15%) KVM
3 2 (1.15%) Varnish
3 2 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.57%) NFS
4 1 (0.57%) Snort
4 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Puppet
2 4 (2.30%) Nagios
3 3 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.15%) Ansible
4 2 (1.15%) Ganglia
4 2 (1.15%) Kibana
4 2 (1.15%) logstash
4 2 (1.15%) Salt
5 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.57%) TADDM
5 1 (0.57%) Terraform
5 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.57%) Webmin
5 1 (0.57%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 38 (21.84%) Oracle
2 13 (7.47%) Zend
3 11 (6.32%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.32%) VMware
4 10 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.17%) Adobe
6 8 (4.60%) IBM
7 5 (2.87%) SAP
8 4 (2.30%) Axway
9 3 (1.72%) Google
9 3 (1.72%) IDERA
9 3 (1.72%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.72%) Splunk
10 2 (1.15%) Wonderware
11 1 (0.57%) Citrix
11 1 (0.57%) Facebook
11 1 (0.57%) Siemens
11 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.57%) Twitter
11 1 (0.57%) Vertica
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