Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 27 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.71% 4.31% 5.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.46% 16.88% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 51
Cambridge median daily rate £370 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +16.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £200
90th Percentile £463 £435 £445
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £344 £313
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year - -63.86% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 83 160 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.84% 25.52% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 90 132
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £263
90th Percentile £525 £550 £549
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £381
% change year-on-year -12.50% +4.92% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Cambridge median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -62.94%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.78 £15.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +11.87% -36.17% +4.44%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cambridge

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Cambridge

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Cambridge

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (25.00%) LIMS
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) Symfony
7 1 (8.33%) HL7
7 1 (8.33%) Drupal
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) HDInsight
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Developer
3 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (25.00%) LIMS
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (8.33%) MVVM
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (8.33%) Robotic Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP