Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 65 65
Rank change year-on-year -34 0 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 21 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.12% 2.05% 2.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.44% 9.83% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 22
Bristol median daily rate £338 £475 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.95% +37.68% +6.15%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £253
90th Percentile £449 £525 £588
South West median daily rate £388 £400 £343
% change year-on-year -3.13% +16.79% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate - £19.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.29% -
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £28.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +53.98% -40.53% +39.71%

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 386 356 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.58% 20.84% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 255 200
Bristol median daily rate £450 £410 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +4.13% +8.62%
10th Percentile £325 £311 £271
90th Percentile £588 £513 £563
South West median daily rate £450 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +8.43% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Bristol median hourly rate £13.70 £19.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.89% +58.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.24 £18.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £39.50 £19.50 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.11% -8.75% +17.65%

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 24 May 2019.

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 May 2019, 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 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 12 (57.14%) LAMP
5 11 (52.38%) Apache
6 9 (42.86%) Web Development
6 9 (42.86%) Symfony
6 9 (42.86%) Laravel
7 7 (33.33%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) PHP 5
8 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 5 (23.81%) Decision-Making
9 4 (19.05%) Silex
9 4 (19.05%) Sass
9 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) W3C
10 3 (14.29%) SOAP
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) Drupal
10 3 (14.29%) CMS
10 3 (14.29%) Selenium

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 11 (52.38%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Drupal
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 6 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Backend Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) React Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior React Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) LAMP
2 9 (42.86%) Laravel
2 9 (42.86%) Symfony
3 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) Sass
4 4 (19.05%) Silex
5 3 (14.29%) Handlebars
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) Twig
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Smarty
7 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) W3C
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Web Development
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Decision-Making
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) API Development
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PHP 5
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Java 8
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) PHP 7
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) SAP