The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 37 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 20 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.88% 2.30% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.69% 7.81% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Median daily rate £406 £425 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +49.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £360 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £307
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+54.31% +45.00%
MySQL
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
107 128 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.74% 29.43% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 102 44
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +77.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 35 (64.81%) PHP
2 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 28 (51.85%) HTML
3 28 (51.85%) CSS
4 17 (31.48%) Linux
5 16 (29.63%) SQL
6 15 (27.78%) XML
6 15 (27.78%) OOP
6 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 13 (24.07%) TDD
7 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
8 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (22.22%) Ajax
9 11 (20.37%) Windows
10 10 (18.52%) HTTP
10 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
10 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
10 10 (18.52%) DevOps
11 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 9 (16.67%) jQuery
11 9 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (16.67%) CMS
11 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 9 (16.67%) Python
12 8 (14.81%) XHTML
12 8 (14.81%) IIS
12 8 (14.81%) Java
12 8 (14.81%) MVC

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (16.67%) CMS
2 8 (14.81%) IIS
2 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.96%) Confluence
3 7 (12.96%) Drupal
3 7 (12.96%) Jetty
3 7 (12.96%) Mongrel
3 7 (12.96%) nginx
3 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.11%) WordPress
5 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) HTTP
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.96%) DHCP
3 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 7 (12.96%) FTP
3 7 (12.96%) IPsec
4 5 (9.26%) Network Security
5 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.56%) Informix
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.96%) JIRA
3 7 (12.96%) Travis CI
4 3 (5.56%) PHPUnit
4 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (3.70%) Gitweb
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.85%) git-flow
6 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (12.96%) Billing
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Developer
2 32 (59.26%) PHP Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 6 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (9.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Web Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Architect
8 4 (7.41%) DBA
8 4 (7.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Symfony Developer
9 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.70%) Principal Architect
10 2 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) CSS
1 28 (51.85%) HTML
2 15 (27.78%) XML
3 12 (22.22%) Ajax
4 9 (16.67%) jQuery
5 8 (14.81%) Laravel
5 8 (14.81%) RESTful
5 8 (14.81%) Symfony
5 8 (14.81%) XHTML
6 7 (12.96%) LAMP
6 7 (12.96%) LAPP Stack
6 7 (12.96%) LEMP Stack
6 7 (12.96%) Servlets
7 6 (11.11%) HTML5
7 6 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (11.11%) Web Services
8 5 (9.26%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (9.26%) CSS3
8 5 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.56%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) Fintech
1 3 (5.56%) RIA
2 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) OOP
2 13 (24.07%) TDD
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (18.52%) DevOps
4 10 (18.52%) Scrum
5 8 (14.81%) Content Management
5 8 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (14.81%) MVC
5 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.56%) BDD
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) High Availability
6 3 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) ETL
7 2 (3.70%) SOA
7 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) PHP
2 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.63%) SQL
4 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 9 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) Java
7 7 (12.96%) Ruby
8 6 (11.11%) PHP 5
9 2 (3.70%) Perl
9 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) OCP
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.70%) Nagios
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Zend
3 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) F5
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) WSO2