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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 100 89 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Contract jobs citing MySQL 43 37 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.35% 1.45% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.53% 7.01% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 54
Median daily rate £375 £283 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -10.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £198 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £390 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +34.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +28.81%
MySQL
England

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
658 528 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.65% 20.67% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 329 290
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +73.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £33.55 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 8 £350 - 6
Shropshire -18 8 £443 +84.37% 3
Birmingham -16 7 £363 +16.00% 17
Warwickshire +3 6 £325 +62.50% 4
Coventry -15 3 £350 +40.00% 1
Worcestershire -9 1 - - 2
Solihull - 1 £325 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £450 - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 43 (55.13%) PHP
2 40 (51.28%) HTML
3 38 (48.72%) CSS
4 36 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (35.90%) Java
6 25 (32.05%) Linux
7 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
8 21 (26.92%) Web Development
9 19 (24.36%) SQL
9 19 (24.36%) MVC
10 17 (21.79%) Oracle
10 17 (21.79%) Web Services
11 16 (20.51%) Unix
11 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
11 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
12 15 (19.23%) Windows
13 12 (15.38%) Apache
13 12 (15.38%) CRM
13 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 11 (14.10%) HTML5
15 10 (12.82%) WordPress
15 10 (12.82%) jQuery
15 10 (12.82%) TDD
15 10 (12.82%) ERP
15 10 (12.82%) OO
15 10 (12.82%) IIS
16 9 (11.54%) .NET
16 9 (11.54%) C#

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 12 (15.38%) Apache
2 10 (12.82%) IIS
2 10 (12.82%) WordPress
3 8 (10.26%) Confluence
4 7 (8.97%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.69%) JBoss
6 4 (5.13%) CMS
7 3 (3.85%) ColdFusion
7 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.56%) WildFly
9 1 (1.28%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Network Security
1 8 (10.26%) SSL
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.56%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.56%) HDInsight
5 2 (2.56%) MS Access
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) Power BI
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
1 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.54%) JIRA
3 8 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (10.26%) Bitbucket
3 8 (10.26%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.26%) FishEye
3 8 (10.26%) GoCD
3 8 (10.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
5 4 (5.13%) NetBeans
5 4 (5.13%) Zend Studio
6 2 (2.56%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.56%) JMeter
6 2 (2.56%) jMock
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) Mockito
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (3.85%) Finance
1 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.56%) Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Games
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (70.51%) Developer
2 35 (44.87%) PHP Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Architect
4 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Junior
8 3 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Symfony Developer
8 3 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Azure Architect
9 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) HTML
2 38 (48.72%) CSS
3 17 (21.79%) Web Services
4 11 (14.10%) HTML5
5 10 (12.82%) jQuery
6 9 (11.54%) .NET
7 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.69%) Node.js
9 5 (6.41%) Java EE
9 5 (6.41%) RESTful
9 5 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (6.41%) XML
10 4 (5.13%) REST
10 4 (5.13%) SOAP
10 4 (5.13%) Symfony
11 3 (3.85%) CSS3
11 3 (3.85%) LAMP
11 3 (3.85%) Spring
11 3 (3.85%) Spring MVC
11 3 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.13%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.85%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) CESG
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) Unix
3 15 (19.23%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.56%) Debian
5 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) Web Development
3 19 (24.36%) MVC
4 12 (15.38%) CRM
4 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (12.82%) ERP
5 10 (12.82%) OO
5 10 (12.82%) TDD
6 9 (11.54%) OOP
7 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
8 7 (8.97%) DevOps
8 7 (8.97%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.85%) Analytics
11 3 (3.85%) Open Source
11 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) PHP
2 36 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.90%) Java
4 19 (24.36%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) C#
6 8 (10.26%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.56%) XenApp
2 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.56%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Oracle
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.13%) Zend
5 3 (3.85%) VMware
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix
6 2 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) Crossbeam
7 1 (1.28%) Epicor
7 1 (1.28%) F5
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) Juniper
7 1 (1.28%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.28%) Splunk
7 1 (1.28%) Tableau
7 1 (1.28%) Teradata
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