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 3 months to 23 June 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 35 55
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 3.90% 3.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 15.97% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 16
Median daily rate £80 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £8.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 81 144 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.78% 24.45% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 91 111
Median daily rate £350 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 - £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cambridgeshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Cambridgeshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 3 £80 -80.00% 11
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Zend
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) JSON

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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (8.33%) SilverStripe
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDG
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (8.33%) TestRail
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) GUI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java GUI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Django
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) Laravel
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) MVC
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Embarcadero
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) VMware