The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 28 March 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 41 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.71% 0.83% 3.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 3.85% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £525 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.73% -5.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £274 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £342 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +36.80% -16.66%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 39 78 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 11.11% 21.55% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 57 41
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £468 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Coventry

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Coventry

MySQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
1 10 (90.91%) Scala
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML5
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
1 10 (90.91%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 10 (90.91%) Django
1 10 (90.91%) REST
1 10 (90.91%) CSS3
1 10 (90.91%) Play Framework
2 8 (72.73%) User Experience
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (9.09%) PHP

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (90.91%) MongoDB
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Digital Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Digital Technical Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) C# Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) CSS3
1 10 (90.91%) Django
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) HTML5
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
1 10 (90.91%) Play Framework
1 10 (90.91%) REST
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby on Rails
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
1 10 (90.91%) Scala
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft