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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 51 58
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 20 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.55% 3.71% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.71% 16.87% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 14
Median daily rate £438 £488 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +43.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £336 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £580 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year +15.00% +41.59%  

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 136 243 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 24.16% 21.99% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 170 188
Median daily rate £388 £400 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £538 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.54 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.61% -8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £17.00 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.50 £32.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.84% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 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
Warrington +32 5 £369 -35.30% 3
Chester +6 2 £356 +1.78% 2
Daresbury - 2 £369 -
Crewe - 1 £400 - 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (61.11%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle
3 15 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (36.11%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
5 12 (33.33%) REST
5 12 (33.33%) EJB
5 12 (33.33%) SOAP
5 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 11 (30.56%) Finance
6 11 (30.56%) JIRA
7 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (27.78%) Hudson
7 10 (27.78%) J2EE
7 10 (27.78%) Client/Server
7 10 (27.78%) PHP
7 10 (27.78%) Bitbucket
8 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 8 (22.22%) Scrum
9 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 8 (22.22%) jQuery
10 7 (19.44%) CSS
11 6 (16.67%) MVC
11 6 (16.67%) IntelliJ
11 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL

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 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) AMQP
2 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (13.89%) Big Data
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) JasperReports
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) DB2
6 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.78%) QlikView
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (30.56%) JIRA
3 10 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (27.78%) Bitbucket
3 10 (27.78%) Hudson
4 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 6 (16.67%) Subversion
6 4 (11.11%) JUnit
6 4 (11.11%) Mockito
6 4 (11.11%) MyEclipse
6 4 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.78%) Selenium
8 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 7 (19.44%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 12 (33.33%) EJB
2 12 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 12 (33.33%) REST
2 12 (33.33%) SOAP
3 10 (27.78%) J2EE
4 8 (22.22%) jQuery
5 7 (19.44%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) JSF
7 4 (11.11%) LAMP
7 4 (11.11%) Laravel
7 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (11.11%) RESTful
7 4 (11.11%) Spring
7 4 (11.11%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) Zend Framework
8 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.33%) Vaadin
9 2 (5.56%) Node.js
9 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) OOP
6 4 (11.11%) B2B
6 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 4 (11.11%) Modular Programming
6 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.33%) API Design
7 3 (8.33%) API Development
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) ETL
7 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) PHP
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
1 1 (2.78%) logstash
1 1 (2.78%) TADDM
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.78%) Webmin
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Vertica
2 4 (11.11%) Zend
3 2 (5.56%) Ab Initio
3 2 (5.56%) Talend
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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