Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 69 62
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 -31
Contract jobs citing MySQL 95 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.58% 2.37% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.45% 11.60% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 30 34
Bristol median daily rate £425 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +12.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £275 £274 £211
90th Percentile £447 £438 £575
South West median daily rate £411 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.42% +0.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £19.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -68.42% +46.15% -25.17%

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 515 388 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.81% 20.43% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 274 240
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £281 £289 £269
90th Percentile £541 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £38.00 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.48% -66.25% -70.37%
10th Percentile £15.90 £11.25 £29.70
90th Percentile £69.25 £54.25 £46.50
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £37.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year +4.03% +14.62% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (49.47%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (49.47%) Puppet
3 45 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (46.32%) Java
4 44 (46.32%) OO
4 44 (46.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (46.32%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (45.26%) NoSQL
5 43 (45.26%) OpenStack
5 43 (45.26%) Ansible
5 43 (45.26%) TDD
5 43 (45.26%) Oracle
6 42 (44.21%) WebLogic
6 42 (44.21%) Tomcat
6 42 (44.21%) Migration
6 42 (44.21%) NUnit
6 42 (44.21%) WebSphere
6 42 (44.21%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (44.21%) MSTest
7 36 (37.89%) PHP
8 26 (27.37%) CSS
9 24 (25.26%) Linux
9 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
10 22 (23.16%) HTML
11 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
12 16 (16.84%) HTML5
13 14 (14.74%) MariaDB
14 13 (13.68%) CSS3
14 13 (13.68%) SQL

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 (45.26%) OpenStack
2 42 (44.21%) Tomcat
2 42 (44.21%) WebLogic
2 42 (44.21%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.42%) Apache
4 5 (5.26%) Drupal
5 3 (3.16%) CMS
5 3 (3.16%) WordPress
6 2 (2.11%) Confluence
6 2 (2.11%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Magento
2 2 (2.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 47 (49.47%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (46.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.37%) GitHub
4 2 (2.11%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.05%) BGP
2 1 (1.05%) DHCP
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (1.05%) MPLS
2 1 (1.05%) OSPF
2 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (45.26%) NoSQL
3 14 (14.74%) MariaDB
4 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (44.21%) MSTest
1 42 (44.21%) NUnit
2 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) JIRA
4 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.21%) PhpStorm
6 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.16%) GitLab
7 1 (1.05%) PostCSS
7 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (4.21%) Law
2 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (77.89%) Developer
2 42 (44.21%) Java Developer
3 28 (29.47%) PHP Developer
4 12 (12.63%) AWS Developer
5 8 (8.42%) DBA
6 5 (5.26%) Administrator
6 5 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.21%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.16%) MySQL DBA
8 3 (3.16%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (3.16%) Programmer
8 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared DBA
8 3 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.11%) CMS Developer
9 2 (2.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) Product Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) CSS
2 22 (23.16%) HTML
3 16 (16.84%) HTML5
4 13 (13.68%) CSS3
5 9 (9.47%) LAMP
6 7 (7.37%) Laravel
7 4 (4.21%) JSON
7 4 (4.21%) RESTful
8 3 (3.16%) jQuery
8 3 (3.16%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (3.16%) LDAP
8 3 (3.16%) React
8 3 (3.16%) Sass
8 3 (3.16%) Symfony
9 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.11%) REST
9 2 (2.11%) SOAP
9 2 (2.11%) Web Services
10 1 (1.05%) Node.js
10 1 (1.05%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.11%) Replication
2 2 (2.11%) User Experience
3 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.05%) Clustering
3 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.05%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Linux
2 5 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.21%) CentOS
3 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.16%) Debian
4 3 (3.16%) Unix
5 2 (2.11%) Windows
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (46.32%) OO
3 43 (45.26%) TDD
4 42 (44.21%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (44.21%) Migration
5 9 (9.47%) Web Development
6 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.21%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.16%) DevOps
8 3 (3.16%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (3.16%) Scrum
8 3 (3.16%) Security Hardening
8 3 (3.16%) Security Testing
8 3 (3.16%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.16%) Threat Modelling
9 2 (2.11%) API Development
9 2 (2.11%) Database Optimisation
9 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (2.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) Java
2 36 (37.89%) PHP
3 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.68%) SQL
5 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.26%) Python
7 3 (3.16%) C
7 3 (3.16%) Perl
7 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.11%) C#
8 2 (2.11%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.11%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.05%) ES6
9 1 (1.05%) R
9 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.05%) SOQL
9 1 (1.05%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) CCNA
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Docker
2 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.16%) NFS
3 3 (3.16%) Samba
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.05%) KVM
5 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (49.47%) Puppet
2 44 (46.32%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (45.26%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.05%) Packer
4 1 (1.05%) Terraform
4 1 (1.05%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (45.26%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) VMware
2 3 (3.16%) WooCommerce
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.05%) Adobe
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco
4 1 (1.05%) Informatica
4 1 (1.05%) Juniper
4 1 (1.05%) Nokia
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) Zend