The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 14 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 14 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.87% 5.00% 4.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.90% 16.28% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £44.28
% change year-on-year
-19.73% -14.17%
MySQL
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 21.91% 30.71% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 19
Median daily rate £340 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Watford

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) Magento
3 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) DB2
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) IBM
5 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (46.67%) Python
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) AIX
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Ant
5 7 (46.67%) Subversion
5 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (46.67%) hybris
5 7 (46.67%) Puppet
5 7 (46.67%) Drupal
5 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (46.67%) Ansible
5 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) Software Delivery

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (46.67%) Drupal
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
2 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Ant
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (46.67%) Unix Architect
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Magento Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) LAMP
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XHTML
2 4 (26.67%) XSL
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) Kendo UI
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) RIA
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) AIX
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) Software Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Python
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Ansible
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) hybris
2 7 (46.67%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Zend