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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 -34  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.47% 1.76% 5.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.45% 8.00% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 32
Median daily rate £306 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.03% -14.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year +37.60% +34.40%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 127 200 248
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.51% 21.95% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 157 185
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £454 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 30 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 18 (58.06%) HTML
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 13 (41.94%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
4 12 (38.71%) C#
5 11 (35.48%) MVC
5 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
6 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
7 9 (29.03%) Web Design
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (29.03%) Xamarin
7 9 (29.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
7 9 (29.03%) High Availability
7 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (29.03%) Big Data
8 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Drupal
10 5 (16.13%) Symfony
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
11 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
11 4 (12.90%) WordPress
11 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared

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 6 (19.35%) Drupal
2 4 (12.90%) WordPress
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (29.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (29.03%) Big Data
4 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Grunt
2 1 (3.23%) gulp
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Redmine
2 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Developer
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) AWS Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Azure Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 6 (19.35%) PHP Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) .NET
3 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (16.13%) Symfony
7 3 (9.68%) CSS3
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
7 3 (9.68%) LAMP
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) jQuery
8 2 (6.45%) Laravel
8 2 (6.45%) Node.js
8 2 (6.45%) RESTful
8 2 (6.45%) Sass
8 2 (6.45%) Twig
9 1 (3.23%) Ext JS
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) CentOS
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) E-Commerce
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) High Availability
3 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (29.03%) Web Design
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) BDD
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.45%) Microservices
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Release Management
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 12 (38.71%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.23%) SOQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Shibboleth
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Dell
3 1 (3.23%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) Gemalto
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Juniper
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Panasonic
3 1 (3.23%) Percona
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Sencha
3 1 (3.23%) Sonatype
3 1 (3.23%) VMware