Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 65 70
Rank change year-on-year -23 +5 +7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 59 91 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.01% 2.89% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.44% 13.36% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 59
East Midlands median daily rate £361 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.21% - -
10th Percentile £313 £275 £219
90th Percentile £513 £500 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +6.01% +6.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.16 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -36.09% +25.00% +51.11%

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 625 681 668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.28% 21.65% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 434 429
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.59% -3.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £278 £243 £258
90th Percentile £538 £500 £552
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +210.75% -46.37%
10th Percentile £14.06 £14.98 £11.90
90th Percentile £47.09 £57.00 £19.04
England median hourly rate £32.50 £29.81 £28.50
% change year-on-year +9.02% +4.60% +14.00%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -19 26 £360 +2.86% 20
Leicestershire +1 8 £340 +11.93% 3
Northamptonshire -21 8 £416 -2.06% 5
Lincolnshire +10 5 £250 -16.67% 9
Rutland - 5 £375 - 2
Derbyshire +5 3 £425 +13.33% 5
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 35 (59.32%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Python
2 23 (38.98%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (35.59%) Bash Shell
3 21 (35.59%) Percona
4 20 (33.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (33.90%) Galera Cluster
4 20 (33.90%) Clustering
5 19 (32.20%) PHP
6 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
6 18 (30.51%) Replication
6 18 (30.51%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (25.42%) CSS
7 15 (25.42%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
8 14 (23.73%) HTML
8 14 (23.73%) SQL
9 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
9 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (18.64%) Puppet
10 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (18.64%) DevOps
10 11 (18.64%) Java
10 11 (18.64%) LAMP
11 10 (16.95%) Unix
12 9 (15.25%) .NET
12 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
12 9 (15.25%) MySQL Certification
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (13.56%) Relational Database

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 23 (38.98%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Documentum
5 1 (1.69%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.69%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.39%) Serverless
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Converged Networks
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) Network Security
1 1 (1.69%) SMS
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Redis
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.56%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.47%) Gradle
3 5 (8.47%) JUnit
4 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.08%) Mockito
5 2 (3.39%) DbUnit
5 2 (3.39%) JMeter
5 2 (3.39%) Maven
5 2 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.69%) JIRA
6 1 (1.69%) MSI
6 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
1 2 (3.39%) Publishing
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) DBA
2 21 (35.59%) MySQL DBA
3 17 (28.81%) Administrator
4 16 (27.12%) Developer
5 9 (15.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) PHP Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Server Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (5.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Architect
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) CSS
2 14 (23.73%) HTML
3 11 (18.64%) LAMP
4 9 (15.25%) .NET
5 8 (13.56%) Web Services
6 7 (11.86%) Spring
7 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.47%) JPA
8 5 (8.47%) Laravel
9 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.78%) CSS3
9 4 (6.78%) jQuery
9 4 (6.78%) RESTful
10 3 (5.08%) Ajax
10 3 (5.08%) HTML5
10 3 (5.08%) REST
10 3 (5.08%) Symfony
11 2 (3.39%) D3.js
11 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
11 2 (3.39%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Clustering
2 18 (30.51%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Unix
3 7 (11.86%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (25.42%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (18.64%) DevOps
4 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.17%) OOP
6 6 (10.17%) Web Development
7 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
8 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
9 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.08%) OO
9 3 (5.08%) UML
10 2 (3.39%) BDD
10 2 (3.39%) MVC
10 2 (3.39%) Open Source
10 2 (3.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.39%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) Python
2 21 (35.59%) Bash Shell
3 19 (32.20%) PHP
4 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
5 14 (23.73%) SQL
6 11 (18.64%) Java
7 3 (5.08%) PHP 7
8 2 (3.39%) Java 8
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.69%) C#
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Samba
2 2 (3.39%) vCloud
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) Galera Cluster
2 11 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.64%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.69%) Salt
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Percona
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Talend
3 3 (5.08%) WSO2
4 2 (3.39%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Zend
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.69%) McAfee
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.69%) Software AG
5 1 (1.69%) Splunk
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec