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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 77 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 95 77 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.36% 1.97% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.95% 8.24% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 51 40
Median daily rate £350 £330 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £227 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £412 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.17 - £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.35% -30.24%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
795 935 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.71% 23.91% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 563 387
Median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.09 £136.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
Cheshire +9 41 £488 +47.72% 10
Manchester -25 25 £325 -7.14% 55
Merseyside +12 17 £291 -3.16% 17
Lancashire +9 8 £313 -30.55% 16
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 68 (45.95%) PHP
2 67 (45.27%) Java
3 65 (43.92%) JavaScript
4 64 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (37.84%) HTML
5 56 (37.84%) Linux
6 55 (37.16%) CSS
7 44 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (26.35%) Oracle
9 38 (25.68%) Apache
10 37 (25.00%) SOAP
11 36 (24.32%) XML
11 36 (24.32%) SOA
11 36 (24.32%) REST
12 35 (23.65%) jQuery
13 33 (22.30%) Tomcat
14 32 (21.62%) MVC
15 31 (20.95%) J2EE
15 31 (20.95%) Scrum
16 30 (20.27%) SQL
16 30 (20.27%) HTML5
17 28 (18.92%) JSON
18 27 (18.24%) CSS3
19 25 (16.89%) Middleware
20 24 (16.22%) JBoss
20 24 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (15.54%) Finance
21 23 (15.54%) HTTP
21 23 (15.54%) JDBC
22 22 (14.86%) C

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 38 (25.68%) Apache
2 33 (22.30%) Tomcat
3 24 (16.22%) JBoss
4 9 (6.08%) IIS
5 5 (3.38%) Confluence
5 5 (3.38%) Node.js
5 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.38%) WordPress
6 4 (2.70%) nginx
7 2 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.35%) CMS
7 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.35%) MS Office
2 2 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Magento
2 7 (4.73%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.68%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.46%) Amazon S3
3 13 (8.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 11 (7.43%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (4.73%) Veeva
6 3 (2.03%) GitHub
6 3 (2.03%) PaaS
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (1.35%) IaaS
7 2 (1.35%) Route 53
7 2 (1.35%) SaaS
8 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.54%) HTTP
2 8 (5.41%) DNS
3 4 (2.70%) Internet
3 4 (2.70%) SSL
4 2 (1.35%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.35%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.68%) DHCP
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) SMS
5 1 (0.68%) SMTP
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (8.78%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.43%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (7.43%) Star Schema
5 10 (6.76%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.05%) Big Data
7 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.35%) QlikView
9 2 (1.35%) Redis
9 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.35%) SQLite
10 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.68%) DB2
10 1 (0.68%) Impala
Development Applications
1 20 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.84%) Subversion
3 13 (8.78%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (7.43%) ERwin
4 11 (7.43%) JIRA
5 7 (4.73%) JUnit
6 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.05%) NetBeans
7 5 (3.38%) Ant
7 5 (3.38%) Maven
8 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.03%) Selenium
9 3 (2.03%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.35%) JMeter
10 2 (1.35%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.35%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (1.35%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.35%) WATIR
General
1 23 (15.54%) Finance
2 22 (14.86%) Banking
3 5 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.70%) Advertising
5 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.03%) Marketing
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (67.57%) Developer
2 45 (30.41%) PHP Developer
3 24 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 22 (14.86%) Java Developer
5 21 (14.19%) Architect
6 12 (8.11%) MySQL Developer
6 12 (8.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (7.43%) ETL Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Technical Architect
9 9 (6.08%) Senior ETL Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Digital Architect
10 8 (5.41%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Digital Technical Architect
11 7 (4.73%) HTML CSS Developer
11 7 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.05%) PHP Web Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (37.84%) HTML
2 55 (37.16%) CSS
3 37 (25.00%) SOAP
4 36 (24.32%) REST
4 36 (24.32%) XML
5 35 (23.65%) jQuery
6 31 (20.95%) J2EE
7 30 (20.27%) HTML5
8 28 (18.92%) JSON
9 27 (18.24%) CSS3
10 25 (16.89%) Middleware
11 23 (15.54%) JDBC
12 22 (14.86%) ActiveMQ
13 20 (13.51%) Apache Camel
13 20 (13.51%) Web Services
14 16 (10.81%) LAMP
14 16 (10.81%) Spring
15 15 (10.14%) .NET
16 12 (8.11%) JSP
16 12 (8.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 10 (6.76%) iPad
3 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.05%) Replication
6 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.70%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.03%) PMI
8 3 (2.03%) User Experience
9 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.35%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.35%) Telematics
10 1 (0.68%) Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
10 1 (0.68%) W3C
10 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.84%) Linux
2 13 (8.78%) Windows
3 9 (6.08%) Unix
4 6 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.35%) Android
7 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.35%) CentOS
7 2 (1.35%) openSUSE
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) Debian
8 1 (0.68%) HPUX
8 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.32%) SOA
3 32 (21.62%) MVC
4 31 (20.95%) Scrum
5 24 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (14.19%) High Availability
7 20 (13.51%) E-business
8 18 (12.16%) Data Modelling
8 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
9 17 (11.49%) Automated Testing
9 17 (11.49%) OO
9 17 (11.49%) Open Source
10 16 (10.81%) ETL
10 16 (10.81%) Web Development
11 15 (10.14%) SDLC
12 13 (8.78%) TDD
12 13 (8.78%) Validation
13 12 (8.11%) OOP
14 11 (7.43%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 68 (45.95%) PHP
2 67 (45.27%) Java
3 65 (43.92%) JavaScript
4 30 (20.27%) SQL
5 22 (14.86%) C
5 22 (14.86%) C++
6 14 (9.46%) Python
7 9 (6.08%) PHP 5
8 8 (5.41%) C#
8 8 (5.41%) Ruby
9 6 (4.05%) Perl
10 5 (3.38%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.38%) Go
10 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.68%) AWK
12 1 (0.68%) Delphi
12 1 (0.68%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 9 (6.08%) Degree
2 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.70%) MCITP
3 4 (2.70%) MCTS
3 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.70%) RHCE
4 3 (2.03%) BC Cleared
4 3 (2.03%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.35%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (9.46%) Docker
2 5 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.70%) UAG
4 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) Puppet
2 4 (2.70%) Ansible
2 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (26.35%) Oracle
2 20 (13.51%) IBM
3 13 (8.78%) Talend
4 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.08%) SAP
6 7 (4.73%) Concur
6 7 (4.73%) Infor
6 7 (4.73%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.73%) Zend
7 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.38%) hybris
9 4 (2.70%) Brocade
10 3 (2.03%) VMware
11 2 (1.35%) Google
11 2 (1.35%) Twitter
11 2 (1.35%) Vertica
12 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.68%) Facebook
12 1 (0.68%) Sun
12 1 (0.68%) Teradata
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