Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 56 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 +35
Contract jobs citing MySQL 28 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.86% 3.23% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.57% 16.15% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 38
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £323 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -19.38% -15.79%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £288
90th Percentile £445 £431 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £53.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -44.19% +79.17% -36.17%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 169 260 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.26% 20.02% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 180 196
Cheshire median daily rate £384 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £506 £538 £488
North West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.67% -2.60% -7.36%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.13 £14.41
90th Percentile £14.75 £22.50 £39.50
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.18% +26.92% -13.33%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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
Chester +6 1 - - 9
Warrington +3 1 - - 1
Knutsford -12 1 £488 +8.33% 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (35.71%) Django
5 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (25.00%) Office 365
6 7 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (25.00%) Docker
6 7 (25.00%) DevOps
6 7 (25.00%) ISMS
6 7 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 7 (25.00%) Information Security
6 7 (25.00%) Debian
6 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
6 7 (25.00%) Security Management
6 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
8 5 (17.86%) HTML
8 5 (17.86%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) MVC
8 5 (17.86%) Ajax
8 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) JSON
9 4 (14.29%) Android

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 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) Grunt
4 1 (3.57%) gulp
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Python Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Django Developer
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (7.14%) CakePHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Strategy
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Django
2 5 (17.86%) Ajax
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) JSON
3 4 (14.29%) Laravel
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) CakePHP
5 2 (7.14%) Symfony
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) JSP
6 1 (3.57%) Node.js
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Debian
2 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.29%) Android
3 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
3 7 (25.00%) Information Security
3 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 7 (25.00%) ISMS
3 7 (25.00%) Security Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Android Development
5 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Talend
2 2 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Tealium