Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 52 34
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 +4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 27 8 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.40% 1.28% 5.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.27% 8.99% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 27
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £281 £130 £213
90th Percentile £575 £459 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £19.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £19.00

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 99 89 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.12% 14.29% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 52 105
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £285 £196 £239
90th Percentile £540 £524 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £420 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.67% +97.37% +43.40%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% -7.89% -17.39%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 15 (55.56%) Linux
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) HTML5
3 10 (37.04%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) PHP
4 9 (33.33%) Web Development
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) Apache
7 6 (22.22%) LAMP
7 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (22.22%) JIRA
7 6 (22.22%) Drupal
7 6 (22.22%) WordPress
7 6 (22.22%) API Integration
7 6 (22.22%) Typography
8 5 (18.52%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (18.52%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (18.52%) Apache Hive
8 5 (18.52%) ETL
9 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.81%) Symfony
9 4 (14.81%) JSON
9 4 (14.81%) Spring

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 6 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) Drupal
1 6 (22.22%) WordPress
2 4 (14.81%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) npm
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon Aurora
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (18.52%) Apache Hive
3 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
4 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (7.41%) Data Lake
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.41%) Power BI
5 2 (7.41%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (7.41%) Spotfire
6 1 (3.70%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) Jasmine
3 4 (14.81%) Protractor
4 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) GitLab
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Data Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Architect
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) CSS3
2 10 (37.04%) HTML5
3 6 (22.22%) LAMP
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) D3.js
4 4 (14.81%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) Node.js
4 4 (14.81%) RESTful
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) Symfony
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 3 (11.11%) React
5 3 (11.11%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) XHTML
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) Django
6 2 (7.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) CentOS
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Web Development
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) API Integration
3 6 (22.22%) Typography
4 5 (18.52%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Master Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
2 3 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Tableau
2 3 (11.11%) Talend
3 1 (3.70%) SAP