Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 19 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.78% 1.95% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.80% 13.48% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Cambridge median daily rate £550 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £322 £303 £284
90th Percentile £605 £446 £470
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £42.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +29.41% -

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 176 89 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.77% 14.50% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 65 63
Cambridge median daily rate £475 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% - -0.96%
10th Percentile £351 £313 £276
90th Percentile £624 £525 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £23.00 - £26.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.38 £55.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -68.41% +105.61% +91.07%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 16 (84.21%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Hadoop
3 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (52.63%) Docker
5 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
5 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
5 9 (47.37%) Python
5 9 (47.37%) Perl
5 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
6 8 (42.11%) Apache
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) DevOps
7 7 (36.84%) Salt
7 7 (36.84%) Ansible
7 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
7 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) OpenStack
7 7 (36.84%) Puppet
7 7 (36.84%) nginx
7 7 (36.84%) ZABBIX
7 7 (36.84%) LAMP
7 7 (36.84%) CentOS
7 7 (36.84%) Firewall
7 7 (36.84%) VMware
7 7 (36.84%) Ruby
7 7 (36.84%) PKI
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) DNS

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 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 7 (36.84%) nginx
2 7 (36.84%) OpenStack
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
4 2 (10.53%) SAS
5 1 (5.26%) Confluence
5 1 (5.26%) Drupal
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.53%) Slack
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Unicast
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (63.16%) Hadoop
3 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
4 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
5 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.79%) Big Data
8 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
8 2 (10.53%) HBase
8 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
8 2 (10.53%) Sqoop
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
1 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) GitLab
3 2 (10.53%) ERwin
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Backend Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Clinical Data Associate
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Python Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) LAMP
1 7 (36.84%) LAPP Stack
1 7 (36.84%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (21.05%) Kafka
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
3 3 (15.79%) REST
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) PKI
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Analytics
2 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Data Security
5 2 (10.53%) Econometrics
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
1 9 (47.37%) Perl
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C
4 4 (21.05%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) R
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Docker
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
2 7 (36.84%) Ansible
2 7 (36.84%) Nagios
2 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Salt
2 7 (36.84%) Terraform
2 7 (36.84%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
1 7 (36.84%) NetApp
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Talend
3 2 (10.53%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.26%) MicroStrategy