Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 50 30
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 +3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 38 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.94% 1.61% 4.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.03% 13.92% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 15
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £313
90th Percentile £588 £463 £585
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £363 £363
% change year-on-year +14.48% - +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £15.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 146 79 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.99% 11.58% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 50 97
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +5.61%
10th Percentile £303 £311 £293
90th Percentile £588 £525 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Cambridge median hourly rate £23.00 - £15.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £20.19 £16.78 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.31% +11.87% -35.48%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 24 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 20 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (52.63%) Hadoop
4 18 (47.37%) Apache
5 17 (44.74%) LAMP
5 17 (44.74%) Docker
6 16 (42.11%) Python
6 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 14 (36.84%) Perl
7 14 (36.84%) Bash Shell
7 14 (36.84%) Kubernetes
8 13 (34.21%) DevOps
9 12 (31.58%) Firewall
9 12 (31.58%) VMware
9 12 (31.58%) Ruby
9 12 (31.58%) DNS
9 12 (31.58%) NetApp
9 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
9 12 (31.58%) CheckPoint
9 12 (31.58%) Nagios
9 12 (31.58%) Puppet
9 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
9 12 (31.58%) OpenStack
9 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
9 12 (31.58%) Vagrant
9 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (31.58%) ZABBIX
9 12 (31.58%) nginx
9 12 (31.58%) CentOS

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 18 (47.37%) Apache
2 12 (31.58%) nginx
2 12 (31.58%) OpenStack
3 6 (15.79%) Drupal
4 5 (13.16%) WordPress
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
5 4 (10.53%) CMS
6 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.63%) Confluence
7 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.05%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (18.42%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) Slack
5 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) Unicast
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) Hadoop
1 20 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 10 (26.32%) Amazon Aurora
3 10 (26.32%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (26.32%) Apache Hive
4 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.89%) Big Data
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
7 2 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (5.26%) Spotfire
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
1 12 (31.58%) Vagrant
2 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.53%) GitLab
4 2 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Publishing
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Data Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (13.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.89%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Backend Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Python Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) LAMP
2 12 (31.58%) LAPP Stack
2 12 (31.58%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (15.79%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
3 6 (15.79%) REST
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) CSS3
4 5 (13.16%) HTML5
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
5 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) Spring
5 4 (10.53%) Symfony
6 2 (5.26%) Django
6 2 (5.26%) JSP
6 2 (5.26%) Kafka
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.26%) React
7 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) PKI
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) CentOS
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) DevOps
2 8 (21.05%) Analytics
2 8 (21.05%) ETL
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) API Integration
4 5 (13.16%) Typography
4 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
4 5 (13.16%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.53%) Content Management
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Information Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Open Source
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
7 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) Microservices
7 2 (5.26%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 16 (42.11%) Python
2 14 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 14 (36.84%) Perl
3 12 (31.58%) Ruby
4 8 (21.05%) PHP
5 7 (18.42%) Java
6 4 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (5.26%) C
7 2 (5.26%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Docker
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Kubernetes
2 12 (31.58%) Ansible
2 12 (31.58%) Nagios
2 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 12 (31.58%) Salt
2 12 (31.58%) Terraform
2 12 (31.58%) ZABBIX
3 2 (5.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) CheckPoint
1 12 (31.58%) NetApp
1 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
1 12 (31.58%) VMware
2 6 (15.79%) Talend
3 5 (13.16%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) Nokia