The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
England / West Midlands
Rank 70 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 54 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.26% 1.46% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.77% 5.98% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 22
Median daily rate £370 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £236 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +250.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £28.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-41.07% +25.84%

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
423 585 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.68% 24.35% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 346 248
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £32.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 21 £350 - 5
Birmingham -10 12 £363 +11.53% 23
Herefordshire - 6 £285 - 1
Coventry -18 5 £488 - 2
Shropshire +16 4 £425 -22.72% 5
Warwickshire -4 2 £273 -16.15% 10
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 56 (53.85%) PHP
2 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 42 (40.38%) HTML
4 35 (33.65%) CSS
5 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (27.88%) Linux
7 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
8 25 (24.04%) Web Services
9 19 (18.27%) SQL
9 19 (18.27%) .NET
9 19 (18.27%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (17.31%) Web Development
11 17 (16.35%) MongoDB
11 17 (16.35%) C#
12 16 (15.38%) Java
12 16 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 16 (15.38%) User Experience
13 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
13 15 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (13.46%) Open Source
14 14 (13.46%) Jenkins
14 14 (13.46%) Ruby
14 14 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (13.46%) Oracle
14 14 (13.46%) Python
15 13 (12.50%) HTTP
15 13 (12.50%) MVC
15 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 12 (11.54%) TDD

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (10.58%) Apache
2 10 (9.62%) CMS
3 8 (7.69%) WordPress
4 7 (6.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.81%) Drupal
6 4 (3.85%) ColdFusion
6 4 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.85%) JBoss
7 3 (2.88%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.88%) IIS
7 3 (2.88%) nginx
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) assyst
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.88%) GitHub
3 3 (2.88%) PaaS
3 3 (2.88%) Route 53
3 3 (2.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.92%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) HTTP
2 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.65%) SSL
4 3 (2.88%) Network Security
4 3 (2.88%) OSPF
4 3 (2.88%) SNMP
5 1 (0.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.27%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (16.35%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.81%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.81%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.92%) MS Access
8 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.92%) SQLite
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.96%) Riak
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.58%) Subversion
4 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.85%) ERwin
5 3 (2.88%) Maven
6 2 (1.92%) DbUnit
6 2 (1.92%) jMock
6 2 (1.92%) JUnit
6 2 (1.92%) Mockito
6 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.96%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.96%) NuGet
7 1 (0.96%) Zend Studio
General
1 6 (5.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (68.27%) Developer
2 35 (33.65%) PHP Developer
3 9 (8.65%) Architect
3 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
4 8 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 7 (6.73%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (6.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (6.73%) Web Developer
6 6 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Business Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.81%) WPF Developer
8 4 (3.85%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 4 (3.85%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.38%) HTML
2 35 (33.65%) CSS
3 25 (24.04%) Web Services
4 19 (18.27%) .NET
5 16 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 11 (10.58%) HTML5
6 11 (10.58%) jQuery
6 11 (10.58%) Node.js
6 11 (10.58%) WPF
7 10 (9.62%) Ajax
8 9 (8.65%) LAMP
8 9 (8.65%) XML
9 8 (7.69%) REST
9 8 (7.69%) RESTful
10 7 (6.73%) JSON
10 7 (6.73%) Laravel
11 6 (5.77%) React
12 5 (4.81%) Java EE
12 5 (4.81%) SOAP
13 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) User Experience
2 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.81%) W3C
4 3 (2.88%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) CMDB
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.96%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.88%) Linux
2 12 (11.54%) Unix
3 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
4 6 (5.77%) Windows
5 3 (2.88%) Debian
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Solaris
7 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.31%) Web Development
3 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
4 14 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (13.46%) Open Source
5 13 (12.50%) MVC
6 12 (11.54%) OO
6 12 (11.54%) TDD
7 11 (10.58%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.65%) DevOps
9 8 (7.69%) Scrum
9 8 (7.69%) Web Operations
10 7 (6.73%) Analytics
10 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.77%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
13 4 (3.85%) CRM
13 4 (3.85%) ERP
13 4 (3.85%) Microservices
13 4 (3.85%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 56 (53.85%) PHP
2 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (18.27%) SQL
4 17 (16.35%) C#
5 16 (15.38%) Java
6 14 (13.46%) Python
6 14 (13.46%) Ruby
7 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.85%) PHP 5
8 4 (3.85%) Scala
9 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.88%) Perl
9 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.96%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.96%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.65%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.96%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Ansible
1 11 (10.58%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (10.58%) Puppet
2 10 (9.62%) Salt
3 4 (3.85%) Kibana
3 4 (3.85%) logstash
4 3 (2.88%) collectd
4 3 (2.88%) StatsD
4 3 (2.88%) Terraform
5 1 (0.96%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.96%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.96%) Plesk
5 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Oracle
2 10 (9.62%) Rackspace
3 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.69%) Google
5 5 (4.81%) Tableau
5 5 (4.81%) Teradata
6 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.85%) Cisco
7 3 (2.88%) Aruba
7 3 (2.88%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.88%) Remedy
7 3 (2.88%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.88%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.92%) Apple
8 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.92%) Splunk
8 2 (1.92%) Zend
9 1 (0.96%) VMware
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Marine Conservation Society
Rate: From £21,500 to £25,800 per annum Consider day rate or direct employme
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £500 - £543 per day
Posted: 4 days ago