Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 28 July 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 65 84
Rank change year-on-year +18 +19 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 42 52 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.37% 2.76% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.33% 11.74% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 40 25
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £460 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £268
90th Percentile £556 £605 £625
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year -36.17% - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 274 443 468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 21.97% 23.53% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 320 309
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £240 £282
90th Percentile £525 £550 £665
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £379
% change year-on-year - -0.99% +12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £20.78 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.36% -37.03% +37.50%
10th Percentile £14.41 £15.00 £21.15
90th Percentile £39.50 £36.25 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +116.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Cheshire over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Warrington +38 14 £535 - 5
Chester +13 8 £325 -3.70% 6
Daresbury - 3 £388 -
Macclesfield +1 2 £300 -38.46% 3
Crewe - 1 £400 -
Wilmslow - 1 £97 - 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
4 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (40.48%) JIRA
6 15 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (33.33%) Oracle
7 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) Scrum
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 11 (26.19%) MongoDB
9 10 (23.81%) REST
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
9 10 (23.81%) Docker
9 10 (23.81%) Microservices
9 10 (23.81%) EJB
9 10 (23.81%) SOAP
9 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
9 10 (23.81%) EJB 3.0
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (21.43%) Linux
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) Client/Server
10 9 (21.43%) J2EE
10 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
10 9 (21.43%) Bitbucket
10 9 (21.43%) Hudson
11 8 (19.05%) Finance
11 8 (19.05%) HTTP

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (16.67%) Confluence
1 7 (16.67%) nginx
2 3 (7.14%) WordPress
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Slack
2 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) AMQP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (26.19%) MongoDB
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
4 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (9.52%) Big Data
7 3 (7.14%) JasperReports
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.38%) DB2
9 1 (2.38%) QlikView
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
2 17 (40.48%) JIRA
3 9 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (21.43%) Bitbucket
3 9 (21.43%) Hudson
3 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 4 (9.52%) IntelliJ
6 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 3 (7.14%) Mockito
6 3 (7.14%) MyEclipse
6 3 (7.14%) Subversion
7 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) EJB
1 10 (23.81%) EJB 3.0
1 10 (23.81%) REST
1 10 (23.81%) SOAP
2 9 (21.43%) J2EE
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (11.90%) .NET
5 4 (9.52%) JSF
5 4 (9.52%) RESTful
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.14%) LAMP
6 3 (7.14%) Spring
6 3 (7.14%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) Java EE
7 2 (4.76%) Node.js
7 2 (4.76%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Client/Server
2 7 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
4 10 (23.81%) Microservices
4 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Kanban
6 7 (16.67%) Coaching
6 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (16.67%) DevOps
6 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
6 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (14.29%) MVC
8 3 (7.14%) API Design
8 3 (7.14%) API Development
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) Python
4 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (14.29%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) PHP
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 7 (16.67%) Xen
3 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
1 7 (16.67%) Rancher
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Vertica
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
4 2 (4.76%) Pega
4 2 (4.76%) Talend
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Zend