Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

MySQL
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 76 70
Rank change year-on-year +25 -6 -31
Contract jobs citing MySQL 94 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.32% 1.98% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.10% 9.63% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 25 28
Bristol median daily rate £425 £350 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -25.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £275 £296 £255
90th Percentile £445 £433 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £355 £368
% change year-on-year +19.72% -3.40% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £11.00 £41.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -73.33% +230.00% -71.22%

MySQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 584 405 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.83% 20.57% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 289 239
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £309 £297 £286
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% -70.37%
10th Percentile £32.50 £11.25 £29.70
90th Percentile £68.38 £54.25 £46.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +23.08% -14.47% -8.43%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Bristol

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Bristol

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Bristol over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Bristol

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 59 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (50.00%) Puppet
3 46 (48.94%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (47.87%) TDD
4 45 (47.87%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (46.81%) Java
5 44 (46.81%) OO
5 44 (46.81%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (45.74%) Ansible
6 43 (45.74%) OpenStack
6 43 (45.74%) Oracle
6 43 (45.74%) NoSQL
7 42 (44.68%) MSTest
7 42 (44.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (44.68%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (44.68%) NUnit
7 42 (44.68%) WebSphere
7 42 (44.68%) WebLogic
7 42 (44.68%) Tomcat
7 42 (44.68%) Migration
8 38 (40.43%) PHP
9 30 (31.91%) CSS
10 26 (27.66%) Linux
11 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
12 22 (23.40%) HTML
13 17 (18.09%) MariaDB
14 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
15 15 (15.96%) HTML5
16 13 (13.83%) SQL
17 12 (12.77%) CSS3

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 43 (45.74%) OpenStack
2 42 (44.68%) Tomcat
2 42 (44.68%) WebLogic
2 42 (44.68%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.57%) Apache
4 6 (6.38%) Drupal
5 4 (4.26%) CMS
5 4 (4.26%) WordPress
6 2 (2.13%) Confluence
6 2 (2.13%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Magento
2 2 (2.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 46 (48.94%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (44.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.38%) GitHub
4 4 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.06%) BGP
2 1 (1.06%) MPLS
2 1 (1.06%) OSPF
2 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.87%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (45.74%) NoSQL
3 17 (18.09%) MariaDB
4 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (44.68%) MSTest
1 42 (44.68%) NUnit
2 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.70%) JIRA
4 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.38%) PhpStorm
6 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.19%) GitLab
8 1 (1.06%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.06%) PostCSS
8 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 4 (4.26%) Law
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Electronics
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (82.98%) Developer
2 42 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 31 (32.98%) PHP Developer
4 12 (12.77%) AWS Developer
5 8 (8.51%) DBA
6 6 (6.38%) Administrator
6 6 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (5.32%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.26%) MySQL DBA
9 3 (3.19%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) PHP Programmer
9 3 (3.19%) Programmer
9 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared DBA
9 3 (3.19%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.13%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (2.13%) Product Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.91%) CSS
2 22 (23.40%) HTML
3 15 (15.96%) HTML5
4 12 (12.77%) CSS3
5 10 (10.64%) LAMP
6 9 (9.57%) Laravel
7 7 (7.45%) Symfony
8 6 (6.38%) jQuery
8 6 (6.38%) RESTful
9 4 (4.26%) Sass
10 3 (3.19%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (3.19%) LDAP
10 3 (3.19%) React
10 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.13%) JSON
11 2 (2.13%) REST
11 2 (2.13%) SOAP
11 2 (2.13%) Web Services
12 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.13%) Fintech
2 2 (2.13%) Replication
2 2 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) Clustering
3 1 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) CentOS
2 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Debian
3 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.19%) Unix
4 2 (2.13%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (47.87%) TDD
3 44 (46.81%) OO
4 42 (44.68%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (44.68%) Migration
5 10 (10.64%) Web Development
6 6 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.32%) Performance Testing
7 5 (5.32%) Security Testing
7 5 (5.32%) Threat Modelling
8 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.19%) Scrum
8 3 (3.19%) Security Hardening
8 3 (3.19%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.13%) API Development
9 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.13%) DevOps
9 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (2.13%) OO PHP
9 2 (2.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.81%) Java
2 38 (40.43%) PHP
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.83%) SQL
5 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.26%) Python
7 3 (3.19%) C
7 3 (3.19%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) PHP 5
7 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) C#
8 2 (2.13%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.06%) ES6
9 1 (1.06%) R
9 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.06%) SOQL
9 1 (1.06%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) CCNA
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) Docker
2 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.19%) NFS
3 3 (3.19%) Samba
4 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.06%) KVM
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (50.00%) Puppet
2 44 (46.81%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (45.74%) Ansible
4 1 (1.06%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.06%) Packer
4 1 (1.06%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (45.74%) Oracle
2 3 (3.19%) VMware
2 3 (3.19%) WooCommerce
3 2 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco
4 1 (1.06%) Informatica
4 1 (1.06%) Juniper
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) Nokia
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.06%) Zend