The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 27 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.27% 2.97% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 17.24% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +3.22%
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 £22.50 £19.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -53.08%
MySQL
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
66 58 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.49% 17.21% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 24
Median daily rate £375 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) OCP
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (44.44%) Replication
3 8 (44.44%) Clustering
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
4 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Castor
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) Subversion
7 3 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
8 2 (11.11%) Puppet

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DBA
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (38.89%) Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Unix DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) Castor
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
4 2 (11.11%) EDI
4 2 (11.11%) Laravel
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) Behat
5 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
1 8 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) OCP
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Zend