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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 31 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 17 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.20% 3.87% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.09% 12.88% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Median daily rate £419 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-40.54% +24.71%

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
94 132 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.21% 30.07% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 96 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 23 (57.50%) PHP
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) HTML
3 18 (45.00%) CSS
4 15 (37.50%) Linux
5 14 (35.00%) SQL
6 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
7 12 (30.00%) TDD
7 12 (30.00%) OOP
8 10 (25.00%) XML
9 9 (22.50%) Python
9 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 9 (22.50%) HTTP
9 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (22.50%) Scrum
9 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
10 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (17.50%) Ajax
10 7 (17.50%) JIRA
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.50%) Confluence
10 7 (17.50%) Puppet
10 7 (17.50%) CMS
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.50%) Java
11 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.00%) XHTML
11 6 (15.00%) 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 7 (17.50%) CMS
1 7 (17.50%) Confluence
2 6 (15.00%) WordPress
3 4 (10.00%) Drupal
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.50%) Jetty
4 3 (7.50%) Mongrel
4 3 (7.50%) nginx
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) Liferay
6 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) Network Security
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
5 3 (7.50%) FTP
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
5 3 (7.50%) IPsec
5 3 (7.50%) SSL
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
1 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) Couchbase
3 3 (7.50%) Informix
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) PHPUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.50%) git-flow
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Billing
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 5 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Web Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Symfony Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) CSS
1 18 (45.00%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) Ajax
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
5 6 (15.00%) Laravel
5 6 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (15.00%) RESTful
5 6 (15.00%) Symfony
5 6 (15.00%) XHTML
6 4 (10.00%) LAMP
7 3 (7.50%) Behat
7 3 (7.50%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (7.50%) Dropwizard
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (7.50%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Clustering
1 3 (7.50%) Fintech
1 3 (7.50%) RIA
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) OOP
1 12 (30.00%) TDD
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Scrum
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.00%) Content Management
4 6 (15.00%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (7.50%) BDD
6 3 (7.50%) High Availability
6 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (7.50%) Web Development
6 3 (7.50%) Web Operations
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) PHP
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) Python
5 7 (17.50%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) PHP 5
6 6 (15.00%) Ruby
7 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) OCP
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) HDFS
1 1 (2.50%) Shibboleth
1 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 3 (7.50%) Salt
3 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Zend
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) F5
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.50%) WSO2