Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 95 71
Rank change year-on-year +31 -24 +19
Contract jobs citing MySQL 55 53 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.92% 1.94% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.33% 8.89% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 63
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £238 £314 £288
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +31.15%

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 446 596 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.71% 21.78% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 393 391
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £289 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 30
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.42 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.96% -11.11% +179.68%
10th Percentile £14.00 £15.13 £18.28
90th Percentile £47.75 £49.38 £63.00
England median hourly rate £32.58 £32.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +1.81% +4.92% +7.02%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 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
Nottinghamshire -17 23 £406 +1.56% 29
Leicestershire +14 12 £425 +21.43% 22
Lincolnshire +13 11 £275 -8.33% 10
Northamptonshire +38 5 £350 -11.39% 8
Derbyshire +10 2 £375 +30.43% 12
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 25 (45.45%) PHP
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 21 (38.18%) AngularJS
3 19 (34.55%) LAMP
4 16 (29.09%) AWS
4 16 (29.09%) Laravel
5 15 (27.27%) RESTful
6 13 (23.64%) CentOS
6 13 (23.64%) Apache
6 13 (23.64%) Red Hat
7 12 (21.82%) OOP
7 12 (21.82%) Symfony
7 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 11 (20.00%) Node.js
8 11 (20.00%) Ansible
9 10 (18.18%) HTML
10 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (16.36%) DevOps
10 9 (16.36%) Azure
11 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
11 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
11 8 (14.55%) Vagrant
11 8 (14.55%) CSS
11 8 (14.55%) Zend
12 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (12.73%) MVC
12 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management

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 13 (23.64%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) nginx
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) AWS
2 9 (16.36%) Azure
3 5 (9.09%) GCP
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.45%) Apigee
4 3 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.45%) npm
4 3 (5.45%) Serverless
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.64%) GitHub
5 2 (3.64%) IaaS
5 2 (3.64%) PaaS
5 2 (3.64%) SaaS
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.82%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) VoIP
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (10.91%) MariaDB
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.45%) Big Data
5 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.64%) DB2
6 2 (3.64%) Informix
7 1 (1.82%) Power BI
7 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.55%) Vagrant
3 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.27%) Bitbucket
4 4 (7.27%) Maven
5 3 (5.45%) Grunt
5 3 (5.45%) PHPUnit
5 3 (5.45%) PuPHPet
5 3 (5.45%) webpack
6 2 (3.64%) DbUnit
6 2 (3.64%) Gradle
6 2 (3.64%) JIRA
6 2 (3.64%) JMeter
6 2 (3.64%) JUnit
6 2 (3.64%) Selenium
6 2 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Law
2 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) PHP Developer
3 6 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) AngularJS
2 19 (34.55%) LAMP
3 16 (29.09%) Laravel
4 15 (27.27%) RESTful
5 12 (21.82%) Symfony
6 11 (20.00%) Node.js
7 10 (18.18%) HTML
8 8 (14.55%) CSS
9 6 (10.91%) .NET
10 4 (7.27%) .NET Core
10 4 (7.27%) Angular 2
10 4 (7.27%) REST
10 4 (7.27%) Spring
11 3 (5.45%) CSS3
11 3 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (5.45%) HTML5
11 3 (5.45%) jQuery
11 3 (5.45%) PySpark
11 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (5.45%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) CentOS
3 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.91%) Ubuntu
5 5 (9.09%) Debian
6 3 (5.45%) Unix
6 3 (5.45%) Windows
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (21.82%) OOP
2 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.73%) MVC
4 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (10.91%) BDD
6 5 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (7.27%) Decision-Making
7 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.27%) Fintech
7 4 (7.27%) Microservices
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) Wireframes
8 3 (5.45%) Data Governance
8 3 (5.45%) ETL
8 3 (5.45%) ETL Development
8 3 (5.45%) Scrum
9 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 25 (45.45%) PHP
2 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.09%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) Python
4 4 (7.27%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) Perl
5 3 (5.45%) PHP 7
5 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Ansible
2 5 (9.09%) Packer
2 5 (9.09%) Terraform
3 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) Cacti
5 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.55%) Zend
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) CA
4 3 (5.45%) WSO2
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) WooCommerce