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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.65% 7.22% 4.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.65% 24.14% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -30.87%

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
17 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.04% 29.90% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 14
Median daily rate £475 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Watford region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 February 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 Watford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) SOAP
5 6 (40.00%) Magento
6 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) LAMP
7 4 (26.67%) Change Management
7 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) JMS
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Zend
7 4 (26.67%) Drupal
7 4 (26.67%) RESTful
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (20.00%) Relational Database

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 4 (26.67%) Drupal
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce Architect
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Java Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Magento Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Unix Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Solr Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) SOAP
3 5 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) JMS
4 4 (26.67%) LAMP
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) XHTML
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) XSL
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
7 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) RIA
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) C#
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Varnish
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Zend
3 3 (20.00%) hybris
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) VMware