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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 71 88 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing MySQL 62 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.26% 1.37% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.97% 5.84% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 37
Median daily rate £375 £300 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +191.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
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
518 599 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.84% 23.44% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 376 292
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 27
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Birmingham -6 20 £394 +21.15% 17
Staffordshire +9 14 £350 +27.27% 10
Coventry -10 7 £472 +30.06% 5
Shropshire +3 6 £425 - 6
Warwickshire 0 5 £323 +10.44% 7
Worcestershire -1 1 - - 4
Solihull - 1 £325 - 4
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 54 (52.43%) PHP
2 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
4 39 (37.86%) HTML
5 37 (35.92%) CSS
6 36 (34.95%) Linux
7 31 (30.10%) Web Services
7 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
7 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
8 24 (23.30%) Jenkins
9 23 (22.33%) SQL
10 21 (20.39%) Web Development
11 20 (19.42%) Java
11 20 (19.42%) Oracle
12 19 (18.45%) MongoDB
13 18 (17.48%) Unix
13 18 (17.48%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (16.50%) Configuration Management
14 17 (16.50%) SSL
14 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
15 16 (15.53%) Apache
15 16 (15.53%) Windows
15 16 (15.53%) Open Source
16 14 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (13.59%) Ruby
17 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
17 13 (12.62%) Python
17 13 (12.62%) MVC
17 13 (12.62%) DevOps
18 12 (11.65%) AngularJS

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 16 (15.53%) Apache
2 12 (11.65%) IIS
3 9 (8.74%) WordPress
4 8 (7.77%) Confluence
4 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.85%) CMS
6 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.91%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.91%) Drupal
6 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.91%) JBoss
6 3 (2.91%) nginx
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) assyst
2 2 (1.94%) Magento
3 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.91%) GitHub
4 3 (2.91%) PaaS
4 3 (2.91%) Route 53
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.94%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.50%) SSL
2 12 (11.65%) HTTP
3 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.88%) Network Security
5 3 (2.91%) OSPF
5 3 (2.91%) SNMP
6 2 (1.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.45%) MongoDB
3 18 (17.48%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.85%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.85%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.94%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.94%) HDInsight
9 2 (1.94%) MS Access
9 2 (1.94%) Power BI
9 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.97%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
2 24 (23.30%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.65%) Subversion
4 8 (7.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (7.77%) Bitbucket
4 8 (7.77%) FishEye
4 8 (7.77%) GoCD
4 8 (7.77%) JIRA
4 8 (7.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (6.80%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.88%) ERwin
6 4 (3.88%) NetBeans
6 4 (3.88%) Zend Studio
7 3 (2.91%) Maven
8 2 (1.94%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.94%) jMock
8 2 (1.94%) JUnit
8 2 (1.94%) Mockito
9 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.83%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Local Government
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (58.25%) Developer
2 31 (30.10%) PHP Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Architect
4 8 (7.77%) Web Developer
5 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
6 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) MySQL Developer
6 6 (5.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Business Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Junior
8 4 (3.88%) Junior Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.86%) HTML
2 37 (35.92%) CSS
3 31 (30.10%) Web Services
4 12 (11.65%) .NET
4 12 (11.65%) AngularJS
4 12 (11.65%) HTML5
5 11 (10.68%) Node.js
6 10 (9.71%) jQuery
7 9 (8.74%) XML
8 8 (7.77%) Ajax
8 8 (7.77%) REST
8 8 (7.77%) WPF
9 7 (6.80%) JSON
9 7 (6.80%) LAMP
10 5 (4.85%) Java EE
10 5 (4.85%) React
10 5 (4.85%) SOAP
11 4 (3.88%) Angular 2
11 4 (3.88%) Play Framework
11 4 (3.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) User Experience
2 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.88%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.88%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.94%) CESG
5 2 (1.94%) Clustering
5 2 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.97%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Linux
2 18 (17.48%) Unix
3 16 (15.53%) Windows
4 5 (4.85%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.91%) Debian
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.39%) Web Development
3 17 (16.50%) Configuration Management
4 16 (15.53%) Open Source
5 13 (12.62%) DevOps
5 13 (12.62%) MVC
6 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.68%) OO
8 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
9 9 (8.74%) Scrum
10 8 (7.77%) Load Balancing
10 8 (7.77%) TDD
10 8 (7.77%) Web Operations
11 7 (6.80%) Analytics
11 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.80%) CRM
12 6 (5.83%) API Integration
12 6 (5.83%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.43%) PHP
2 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
3 23 (22.33%) SQL
4 20 (19.42%) Java
5 14 (13.59%) Ruby
6 13 (12.62%) Python
7 11 (10.68%) C#
8 7 (6.80%) PHP 5
9 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.88%) Perl
10 4 (3.88%) Scala
11 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.94%) C
13 1 (0.97%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.97%) Prolog
13 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.97%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Puppet
2 10 (9.71%) Ansible
2 10 (9.71%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (9.71%) Salt
3 3 (2.91%) collectd
3 3 (2.91%) Kibana
3 3 (2.91%) logstash
3 3 (2.91%) StatsD
3 3 (2.91%) Terraform
4 2 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.97%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.97%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.97%) Plesk
5 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Oracle
2 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.71%) Rackspace
4 6 (5.83%) Google
5 5 (4.85%) Tableau
5 5 (4.85%) Teradata
6 4 (3.88%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco
6 4 (3.88%) Zend
7 3 (2.91%) Aruba
7 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.91%) Remedy
7 3 (2.91%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.91%) SaltStack
7 3 (2.91%) VMware
8 2 (1.94%) Citrix
8 2 (1.94%) Dell
8 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.97%) BMC
9 1 (0.97%) Juniper
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