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 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 55 59
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 32 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.14% 2.33% 2.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 10.89% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 27
Median daily rate £356 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.78% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £460
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 360 349 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.03% 21.38% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 211 219
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +257.14% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £20.00 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Nottinghamshire +7 12 £350 +7.69% 14
Derbyshire -7 9 £363 +20.83% 6
Leicestershire +1 3 £288 -47.72% 10
Lincolnshire -8 2 £280 -30.00% 5
Northamptonshire -3 1 £425 - 7
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 24 (51.06%) HTML
1 24 (51.06%) PHP
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (31.91%) Linux
5 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
6 13 (27.66%) Java
7 11 (23.40%) Spring
8 10 (21.28%) J2EE
9 9 (19.15%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle
10 8 (17.02%) JUnit
10 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
10 8 (17.02%) Mockito
11 7 (14.89%) Magento
11 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
11 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
11 7 (14.89%) JPA
12 6 (12.77%) jQuery
12 6 (12.77%) MVC
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
12 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
13 5 (10.64%) HTML5
13 5 (10.64%) CSS3
13 5 (10.64%) Apache
13 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
13 5 (10.64%) Symfony

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 5 (10.64%) Apache
1 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) Drupal
3 3 (6.38%) WordPress
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
1 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Big Data
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.13%) BODI
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) DocumentDB
4 1 (2.13%) Power BI
4 1 (2.13%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
2 8 (17.02%) JUnit
2 8 (17.02%) Mockito
3 4 (8.51%) JIRA
3 4 (8.51%) Maven
4 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.38%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) MyEclipse
5 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.13%) Bower
6 1 (2.13%) gulp
6 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) PHP Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Magento Developer
5 4 (8.51%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.38%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.38%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) DBA
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 11 (23.40%) Spring
4 10 (21.28%) J2EE
5 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
6 7 (14.89%) JPA
7 6 (12.77%) jQuery
8 5 (10.64%) Ajax
8 5 (10.64%) CSS3
8 5 (10.64%) HTML5
8 5 (10.64%) Symfony
9 4 (8.51%) Java EE
9 4 (8.51%) LAMP
9 4 (8.51%) Web Services
10 3 (6.38%) Ext JS
10 3 (6.38%) FreeMarker
10 3 (6.38%) JSP
10 3 (6.38%) RESTful
10 3 (6.38%) Spring MVC
10 3 (6.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) SCORM
2 1 (2.13%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) CentOS
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) Debian
5 1 (2.13%) SUSE
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
3 6 (12.77%) MVC
4 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.51%) OOP
4 4 (8.51%) SDLC
4 4 (8.51%) Software Architecture
4 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
4 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
5 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) Scrum
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.26%) OO
6 2 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) PHP
2 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) Java
4 9 (19.15%) SQL
5 3 (6.38%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.13%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) KVM
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.13%) Mesos
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Rancher
2 1 (2.13%) rkt
2 1 (2.13%) Salt
2 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Zend
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.13%) Talend
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