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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.29% 3.42% 3.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.59% 18.83% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 24
Median daily rate £325 £363 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -2.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £203 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

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 164 154 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 19.78% 18.16% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 117 164
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £28.50 £170.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -83.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 16 (51.61%) PHP
2 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) Python
4 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) LAMP
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 7 (22.58%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) Web Development
10 6 (19.35%) Symfony
10 6 (19.35%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) WordPress
11 5 (16.13%) Drupal
11 5 (16.13%) REST
11 5 (16.13%) Sass
12 4 (12.90%) CSS3
12 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
12 4 (12.90%) jQuery
12 4 (12.90%) JSON
12 4 (12.90%) Django
12 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
12 4 (12.90%) C#
12 4 (12.90%) Oracle
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) Apache

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 5 (16.13%) Drupal
1 5 (16.13%) WordPress
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) CMS
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) GPRS
2 1 (3.23%) GSM
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) LTE
2 1 (3.23%) PSTN
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) UMTS
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Grunt
3 1 (3.23%) gulp
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Redmine
3 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) PHP Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Polyglot Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Python Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) CSS
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) LAMP
3 6 (19.35%) HTML5
3 6 (19.35%) Symfony
4 5 (16.13%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) Sass
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) Django
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 4 (12.90%) JSON
5 4 (12.90%) Web Services
6 3 (9.68%) .NET
6 3 (9.68%) Laravel
6 3 (9.68%) LESS
6 3 (9.68%) SOAP
7 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (6.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) Debian
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) VMS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Web Development
3 4 (12.90%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Infographics
5 2 (6.45%) Information Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (6.45%) Web Design
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PHP
2 13 (41.94%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) ES6
7 1 (3.23%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.23%) PHP 7
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) Shibboleth
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Bcfg2
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) Zend
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Gemalto
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Panasonic
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.23%) Sencha
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
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