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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 68 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 97 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.45% 2.04% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.03% 8.88% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 53 36
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £214 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £440 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -53.08%
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
806 845 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.39% 22.97% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 553 367
Median daily rate £383 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -15.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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 27 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 27 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 +6 36 £488 +36.84% 15
Manchester -32 31 £350 -3.44% 64
Merseyside +12 20 £302 +0.50% 10
Lancashire +3 5 £313 -30.55% 13
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 75 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 73 (47.71%) Java
3 71 (46.41%) PHP
4 67 (43.79%) Linux
5 65 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (36.60%) HTML
7 55 (35.95%) CSS
8 52 (33.99%) PostgreSQL
9 48 (31.37%) Oracle
9 48 (31.37%) Apache
10 45 (29.41%) Tomcat
11 43 (28.10%) REST
12 42 (27.45%) XML
12 42 (27.45%) SOA
13 41 (26.80%) SOAP
14 34 (22.22%) JBoss
15 33 (21.57%) JSON
16 32 (20.92%) Middleware
17 31 (20.26%) HTML5
18 30 (19.61%) HTTP
18 30 (19.61%) jQuery
18 30 (19.61%) Scrum
19 29 (18.95%) ActiveMQ
19 29 (18.95%) JDBC
20 28 (18.30%) MVC
20 28 (18.30%) High Availability
21 27 (17.65%) CSS3
21 27 (17.65%) Apache Camel
21 27 (17.65%) IBM
22 26 (16.99%) J2EE

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 48 (31.37%) Apache
2 45 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 34 (22.22%) JBoss
4 14 (9.15%) IIS
5 8 (5.23%) Confluence
5 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.27%) nginx
6 5 (3.27%) Node.js
7 4 (2.61%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.96%) SAS
8 3 (1.96%) WordPress
9 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.31%) Jetty
9 2 (1.31%) Mule
9 2 (1.31%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.65%) CMS
10 1 (0.65%) Drupal
10 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.58%) Magento
1 7 (4.58%) SAP MDM
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.15%) Amazon Kinesis
3 13 (8.50%) Amazon S3
4 11 (7.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (4.58%) Veeva
6 4 (2.61%) GitHub
7 3 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.96%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.96%) Route 53
8 2 (1.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.31%) IaaS
8 2 (1.31%) PaaS
8 2 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.61%) HTTP
2 11 (7.19%) DNS
3 8 (5.23%) Internet
4 7 (4.58%) SSL
5 3 (1.96%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.31%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.31%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.65%) DHCP
7 1 (0.65%) Firewall
7 1 (0.65%) LAN
7 1 (0.65%) Network Security
7 1 (0.65%) SMS
7 1 (0.65%) SMTP
7 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.99%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (7.84%) Hadoop
2 12 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.19%) Amazon Redshift
3 11 (7.19%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.19%) Star Schema
4 10 (6.54%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.96%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.96%) DataStax
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (1.31%) Big Data
8 2 (1.31%) Redis
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.65%) QlikView
9 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (15.03%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.76%) Subversion
3 15 (9.80%) JIRA
4 13 (8.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (7.19%) ERwin
6 9 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.23%) JUnit
8 5 (3.27%) NetBeans
9 4 (2.61%) Ant
9 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.61%) JMeter
9 4 (2.61%) Maven
10 3 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.96%) GitLab
10 3 (1.96%) Gradle
10 3 (1.96%) Selenium
10 3 (1.96%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.31%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.31%) WATIR
General
1 22 (14.38%) Banking
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.61%) Advertising
3 4 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (66.67%) Developer
2 44 (28.76%) PHP Developer
3 29 (18.95%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.38%) Senior Developer
5 21 (13.73%) Architect
6 12 (7.84%) Technical Architect
7 11 (7.19%) ETL Developer
8 9 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
8 9 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Senior ETL Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Digital Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Digital Technical Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.92%) HTML Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Magento Developer
11 6 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.27%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.60%) HTML
2 55 (35.95%) CSS
3 43 (28.10%) REST
4 42 (27.45%) XML
5 41 (26.80%) SOAP
6 33 (21.57%) JSON
7 32 (20.92%) Middleware
8 31 (20.26%) HTML5
9 30 (19.61%) jQuery
10 29 (18.95%) ActiveMQ
10 29 (18.95%) JDBC
11 27 (17.65%) Apache Camel
11 27 (17.65%) CSS3
12 26 (16.99%) J2EE
13 22 (14.38%) LAMP
13 22 (14.38%) Spring
14 17 (11.11%) .NET
15 14 (9.15%) AngularJS
15 14 (9.15%) JSP
15 14 (9.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.84%) Data Integration
2 10 (6.54%) iPad
3 9 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.23%) PMI
5 7 (4.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.61%) Replication
8 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.96%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.65%) W3C
9 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 67 (43.79%) Linux
2 19 (12.42%) Windows
3 12 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.88%) Unix
6 3 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.31%) CentOS
7 2 (1.31%) openSUSE
8 1 (0.65%) AIX
8 1 (0.65%) Debian
8 1 (0.65%) HPUX
8 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.45%) SOA
3 30 (19.61%) Scrum
4 28 (18.30%) High Availability
4 28 (18.30%) MVC
5 21 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (13.73%) Open Source
6 20 (13.07%) E-business
7 18 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 17 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 17 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 17 (11.11%) Microservices
9 16 (10.46%) SDLC
10 15 (9.80%) ETL
10 15 (9.80%) OO
11 14 (9.15%) Project Management
11 14 (9.15%) Web Development
12 13 (8.50%) Validation
13 11 (7.19%) Front End Development
13 11 (7.19%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 73 (47.71%) Java
3 71 (46.41%) PHP
4 23 (15.03%) SQL
5 22 (14.38%) C
5 22 (14.38%) C++
6 18 (11.76%) Python
7 11 (7.19%) Ruby
8 10 (6.54%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.88%) PHP 5
10 8 (5.23%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.23%) C#
11 6 (3.92%) Perl
12 5 (3.27%) Go
13 3 (1.96%) Scala
14 1 (0.65%) AWK
14 1 (0.65%) Delphi
14 1 (0.65%) PHP 4
14 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.23%) Degree
1 8 (5.23%) PMI Certification
1 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.58%) MCITP
2 7 (4.58%) MCTS
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.58%) RHCE
3 5 (3.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.61%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) PhD
6 1 (0.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (8.50%) Docker
2 8 (5.23%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.58%) UAG
4 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.31%) Squid
6 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (9.80%) Puppet
2 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.96%) Nessus
4 3 (1.96%) Oozie
4 3 (1.96%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.31%) Ansible
6 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.65%) logstash
6 1 (0.65%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (31.37%) Oracle
2 27 (17.65%) IBM
3 13 (8.50%) Talend
4 12 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.19%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.88%) Brocade
6 9 (5.88%) SAP
7 7 (4.58%) Concur
7 7 (4.58%) Infor
7 7 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.92%) Zend
9 5 (3.27%) hybris
10 4 (2.61%) VMware
11 3 (1.96%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.96%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.96%) Endeca
11 3 (1.96%) Hortonworks
11 3 (1.96%) Qualys
12 2 (1.31%) Twitter
12 2 (1.31%) Vertica
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