Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 October 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 73 92
Rank change year-on-year -17 +19 -17
Contract jobs citing MySQL 51 75 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.86% 2.43% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.67% 12.14% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 62 37
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £314 £288 £211
90th Percentile £550 £500 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +31.15% -22.47%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 588 618 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.45% 19.99% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 396 447
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £287 £270 £250
90th Percentile £550 £531 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +179.68% -10.61%
10th Percentile £15.13 £18.28 £12.58
90th Percentile £49.38 £63.00 £40.75
England median hourly rate £32.24 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +5.70% +7.02% +3.64%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the East Midlands

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in the East Midlands

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in the East Midlands

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in the East Midlands

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +10 36 £400 +14.29% 19
Derbyshire +8 4 £288 -32.35% 5
Leicestershire -2 3 £350 +7.69% 19
Northamptonshire -23 3 £395 -1.25% 11
Lincolnshire +4 1 £300 -4.00% 14
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 33 (64.71%) Linux
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) Python
3 21 (41.18%) PHP
3 21 (41.18%) Ansible
4 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 15 (29.41%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 14 (27.45%) Web Services
8 13 (25.49%) Java
8 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.49%) CSS
8 13 (25.49%) DevOps
8 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 10 (19.61%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
10 10 (19.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (19.61%) Percona
10 10 (19.61%) SQL
10 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
10 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
11 9 (17.65%) Clustering
11 9 (17.65%) nginx
11 9 (17.65%) CentOS
11 9 (17.65%) Nagios
11 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
11 9 (17.65%) LAMP
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (19.61%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (17.65%) nginx
3 5 (9.80%) JBoss
4 3 (5.88%) Confluence
5 2 (3.92%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) Appian
6 1 (1.96%) Documentum
6 1 (1.96%) Drupal
6 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Magento
2 2 (3.92%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (17.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (15.69%) Route 53
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 10 (19.61%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.69%) Maven
4 6 (11.76%) JUnit
5 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
5 5 (9.80%) DbUnit
5 5 (9.80%) Gradle
5 5 (9.80%) JMeter
6 4 (7.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (7.84%) Subversion
7 3 (5.88%) JIRA
8 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.96%) Grunt
9 1 (1.96%) Mockito
9 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.88%) Marketing
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Administrator
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) DBA
2 10 (19.61%) MySQL DBA
2 10 (19.61%) PHP Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Server Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) AWS Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
2 14 (27.45%) Web Services
3 13 (25.49%) CSS
4 9 (17.65%) LAMP
4 9 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
4 9 (17.65%) Memcached
4 9 (17.65%) PHP-FPM
5 8 (15.69%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
5 8 (15.69%) Spring
6 7 (13.73%) RESTful
7 6 (11.76%) JPA
8 5 (9.80%) Apache Camel
8 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
8 5 (9.80%) HTML5
8 5 (9.80%) Java EE
8 5 (9.80%) Swagger
9 4 (7.84%) JAX-RS
9 4 (7.84%) JSF
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Clustering
2 8 (15.69%) Replication
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) CentOS
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) SUSE
5 1 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) DevOps
3 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
4 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.69%) Auto-Scaling
5 8 (15.69%) Web Development
6 7 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
7 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.80%) BDD
8 5 (9.80%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.80%) Open Source
8 5 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.88%) ERP
10 3 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) PHP
1 21 (41.18%) Python
2 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 13 (25.49%) Java
3 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) Java 8
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) ES6
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) vCloud
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (41.18%) Ansible
2 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (17.65%) Galera Cluster
3 9 (17.65%) HAProxy
3 9 (17.65%) Icinga
3 9 (17.65%) Nagios
3 9 (17.65%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.96%) Salt
4 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Percona
1 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) F5
5 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) SAP