Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 64 66
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -36
Contract jobs citing MySQL 77 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.08% 2.44% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.75% 12.24% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 29 32
Bristol median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +3.70% -15.09%
10th Percentile £275 £273 £215
90th Percentile £475 £438 £475
South West median daily rate £410 £353 £358
% change year-on-year +16.31% -1.40% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.29% - -
South West median hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -68.42% +46.15% -26.50%

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 489 343 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.91% 19.97% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 240 265
Bristol median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £276 £294 £269
90th Percentile £538 £516 £513
South West median daily rate £415 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £13.38 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.37% -60.95% -74.63%
10th Percentile £22.05 £11.25 £28.73
90th Percentile £38.95 £43.13 £41.18
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £39.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -7.59% +21.54% +4.84%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.75%) Oracle
2 36 (46.75%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (46.75%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (45.45%) Puppet
3 35 (45.45%) Java
3 35 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 35 (45.45%) OO
4 34 (44.16%) TDD
4 34 (44.16%) Migration
4 34 (44.16%) NoSQL
4 34 (44.16%) OpenStack
4 34 (44.16%) Ansible
5 33 (42.86%) MSTest
5 33 (42.86%) NUnit
5 33 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (42.86%) WebSphere
5 33 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (42.86%) WebLogic
6 31 (40.26%) PHP
7 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
8 25 (32.47%) CSS
9 22 (28.57%) HTML
10 17 (22.08%) Linux
11 14 (18.18%) HTML5
12 11 (14.29%) CSS3
13 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
14 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
14 9 (11.69%) Git (software)

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 35 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 34 (44.16%) OpenStack
3 33 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 33 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.49%) Apache
4 5 (6.49%) Drupal
5 3 (3.90%) CMS
5 3 (3.90%) WordPress
6 2 (2.60%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Magento
2 2 (2.60%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (46.75%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.79%) GitHub
4 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.30%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.60%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) DHCP
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) OSPF
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) NoSQL
2 33 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.79%) MariaDB
4 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) DataStage
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.30%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (42.86%) MSTest
1 33 (42.86%) NUnit
2 9 (11.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.09%) PhpStorm
4 6 (7.79%) GitLab
4 6 (7.79%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.60%) JMeter
5 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.60%) WebPagetest
6 1 (1.30%) PostCSS
6 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
1 3 (3.90%) Law
2 2 (2.60%) Back Office
2 2 (2.60%) Banking
2 2 (2.60%) Front Office
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (80.52%) Developer
2 33 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 25 (32.47%) PHP Developer
4 12 (15.58%) AWS Developer
5 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) PHP Programmer
5 5 (6.49%) Programmer
5 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.19%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (2.60%) CMS Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (2.60%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (2.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (1.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) CSS
2 22 (28.57%) HTML
3 14 (18.18%) HTML5
4 11 (14.29%) CSS3
5 4 (5.19%) JSON
5 4 (5.19%) RESTful
6 3 (3.90%) Ajax
6 3 (3.90%) jQuery
6 3 (3.90%) LAMP
6 3 (3.90%) Laravel
6 3 (3.90%) Sass
7 2 (2.60%) Node.js
7 2 (2.60%) React
7 2 (2.60%) Symfony
8 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.30%) Handlebars
8 1 (1.30%) REST
8 1 (1.30%) RxJS
8 1 (1.30%) Twig
8 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) Fintech
3 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) OO
3 34 (44.16%) Migration
3 34 (44.16%) TDD
4 33 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (9.09%) Web Development
6 6 (7.79%) Performance Testing
7 5 (6.49%) DevOps
8 3 (3.90%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (3.90%) SDLC
8 3 (3.90%) Security Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Statistics
8 3 (3.90%) Threat Modelling
9 2 (2.60%) Database Optimisation
9 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.60%) Load Testing
9 2 (2.60%) OO PHP
9 2 (2.60%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (2.60%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) Java
2 31 (40.26%) PHP
3 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (3.90%) C
5 3 (3.90%) Python
6 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.60%) C#
6 2 (2.60%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) ES6
7 1 (1.30%) Korn
7 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) R
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Docker
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (46.75%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (45.45%) Puppet
3 34 (44.16%) Ansible
4 2 (2.60%) Nagios
4 2 (2.60%) Opsview
4 2 (2.60%) Terraform
5 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) VMware
2 3 (3.90%) WooCommerce
3 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.30%) Capita
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) Cognos
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Informatica
4 1 (1.30%) Juniper
4 1 (1.30%) Nokia
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) Zend