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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 26 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 27 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.43% 3.06% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.62% 11.40% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +22.58%
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
145 114 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.18% 26.82% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 91 38
Median daily rate £413 £438 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +43.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £11.25 £15.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% -27.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 39 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (61.67%) PHP
3 31 (51.67%) Linux
4 30 (50.00%) CSS
4 30 (50.00%) HTML
5 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
6 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (33.33%) OOP
8 19 (31.67%) Symfony
9 18 (30.00%) MVC
9 18 (30.00%) Laravel
10 16 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 16 (26.67%) DevOps
10 16 (26.67%) TDD
10 16 (26.67%) Python
10 16 (26.67%) HTTP
10 16 (26.67%) RESTful
10 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
10 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (25.00%) Windows
12 14 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (23.33%) LEMP Stack
12 14 (23.33%) XML
12 14 (23.33%) LAMP
12 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
12 14 (23.33%) Ruby
12 14 (23.33%) nginx

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 14 (23.33%) nginx
2 13 (21.67%) IIS
2 13 (21.67%) Jetty
2 13 (21.67%) Mongrel
2 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
2 13 (21.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.67%) CMS
4 5 (8.33%) Confluence
4 5 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (8.33%) WordPress
5 3 (5.00%) Drupal
6 1 (1.67%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) HTTP
2 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (21.67%) DHCP
3 13 (21.67%) DNS
3 13 (21.67%) FTP
3 13 (21.67%) IPsec
4 4 (6.67%) Network Security
5 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 13 (21.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.00%) Informix
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 13 (21.67%) Travis CI
4 7 (11.67%) Mercurial
5 5 (8.33%) JIRA
6 4 (6.67%) PHPUnit
7 3 (5.00%) Subversion
8 2 (3.33%) Gitweb
9 1 (1.67%) JMeter
9 1 (1.67%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (10.00%) Billing
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Developer
2 36 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 14 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (21.67%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 8 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Symfony Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Architect
9 4 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Web Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Java Architect
11 2 (3.33%) MySQL DBA
11 2 (3.33%) Principal Architect
11 2 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) CSS
1 30 (50.00%) HTML
2 19 (31.67%) Symfony
3 18 (30.00%) Laravel
4 16 (26.67%) RESTful
5 14 (23.33%) LAMP
5 14 (23.33%) LEMP Stack
5 14 (23.33%) XML
6 13 (21.67%) CodeIgniter
6 13 (21.67%) LAPP Stack
6 13 (21.67%) Servlets
7 12 (20.00%) Ajax
8 8 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (11.67%) Web Services
9 7 (11.67%) XHTML
10 5 (8.33%) HTML5
11 4 (6.67%) Behat
11 4 (6.67%) CSS3
11 4 (6.67%) jQuery
12 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Fintech
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) RIA
4 2 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) CentOS
3 2 (3.33%) Debian
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) OOP
3 18 (30.00%) MVC
4 16 (26.67%) DevOps
4 16 (26.67%) TDD
5 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
7 13 (21.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (20.00%) Scrum
9 9 (15.00%) OO
10 7 (11.67%) Content Management
10 7 (11.67%) OOD
11 6 (10.00%) Web Development
12 4 (6.67%) BDD
12 4 (6.67%) Software Architecture
13 3 (5.00%) High Availability
13 3 (5.00%) Load Testing
13 3 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
14 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
14 2 (3.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (61.67%) PHP
3 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 16 (26.67%) Python
4 14 (23.33%) Ruby
5 9 (15.00%) SQL
6 7 (11.67%) Java
7 5 (8.33%) Perl
7 5 (8.33%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (21.67%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Zend
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
3 3 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat