Period
to 18 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 September 2021 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 29 76
Rank change year-on-year -21 +47 -36
Contract jobs citing MySQL 8 12 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 3.92% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.76% 11.32% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 5
10th Percentile £204 £354 £349
25th Percentile £384 £397 £385
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £538 £400
Median % change year-on-year -16.28% +34.38% -5.88%
75th Percentile " £669 £475
90th Percentile £528 £875 £648
East of England median daily rate £513 £473 £445
% change year-on-year +8.47% +6.18% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
East of England median hourly rate £72.00 - £55.00

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 82 106 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.29% 34.64% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 69 149
10th Percentile £316 £313 £363
25th Percentile £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £478 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year -4.50% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £600
90th Percentile £616 £725 £655
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 3
10th Percentile £11.25 " £18.00
25th Percentile £12.38 " £26.63
Median hourly rate £14.00 £75.00 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year -81.33% +78.57% +141.73%
75th Percentile £22.69 " £50.25
90th Percentile £47.25 " £54.60
East of England median hourly rate £26.99 £31.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -12.94% -26.19% +95.35%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cambridgeshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for MySQL in Cambridgeshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for MySQL in Cambridgeshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for MySQL in Cambridgeshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -20 4 £450 -18.18% 8
Peterborough - 1 £375 - 2
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 6 (75.00%) AWS
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (75.00%) React
2 6 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (75.00%) Terraform
2 6 (75.00%) Serverless
2 6 (75.00%) Social Skills
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Core
3 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (62.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (62.50%) CloudFront
3 5 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) HTML

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (75.00%) AWS
1 6 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
1 6 (75.00%) Azure
1 6 (75.00%) Serverless
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (62.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (62.50%) CloudFront
3 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) AWS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) React Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) React
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Core
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) GraphQL
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
5 1 (12.50%) XHR
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Webhook
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft