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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 27 May 2022 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
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 68 56 68
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 19 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.71% 1.95% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.06% 11.66% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 12
10th Percentile £313 £213 £356
25th Percentile - £225 £365
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £300 £435
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -31.03% +6.75%
75th Percentile £538 £465 £481
90th Percentile £850 £484 £500
England median daily rate £513 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +10.81% -2.63% +2.15%

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 217 163 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.47% 16.77% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 119 120
10th Percentile £313 £260 £300
25th Percentile £363 £328 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £413
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
75th Percentile £500 £460 £500
90th Percentile £575 £590 £550
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
10th Percentile £17.08 £21.45 £11.73
25th Percentile £21.94 £22.13 £11.90
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.71 £30.58
Median % change year-on-year +36.13% -15.91% +69.86%
75th Percentile - £32.75 £49.86
90th Percentile - £42.35 £52.95
England median hourly rate £43.42 £24.57 £25.00
% change year-on-year +76.70% -1.72% -16.67%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for MySQL in the East Midlands

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for MySQL in the East Midlands

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the East Midlands.

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 27 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +3 8 £450 +14.65% 11
Northamptonshire -5 8 £475 +23.38% 1
Leicestershire -5 6 £655 +40.86% 3
Lincolnshire -6 1 - - 5
Derbyshire -9 1 £320 +42.22% 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 11 (45.83%) Microservices
2 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (41.67%) AWS
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Migration
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) TDD
5 7 (29.17%) Kubernetes
5 7 (29.17%) Docker
6 6 (25.00%) Ansible
6 6 (25.00%) Terraform
6 6 (25.00%) Serverless
6 6 (25.00%) Azure
7 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.83%) MSTest
7 5 (20.83%) BDD
7 5 (20.83%) Node.js
7 5 (20.83%) Laravel
7 5 (20.83%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
7 5 (20.83%) Spring
7 5 (20.83%) Maven
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.83%) Selenium
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) .NET

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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) AWS
2 6 (25.00%) Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Serverless
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (16.67%) GCP
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (4.17%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (4.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Route 53
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) MPLS
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) BGP
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.17%) GLBP
2 1 (4.17%) HSRP
2 1 (4.17%) IPsec
2 1 (4.17%) OSPF
2 1 (4.17%) PBX
2 1 (4.17%) RIP
2 1 (4.17%) SD-WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) VRRP
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) DB2
4 3 (12.50%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.17%) Informix
5 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Gatling
1 5 (20.83%) Gradle
1 5 (20.83%) JMeter
1 5 (20.83%) JUnit
1 5 (20.83%) Maven
1 5 (20.83%) MSTest
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
1 5 (20.83%) Spock
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) .NET Core
1 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (20.83%) Enzyme
1 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) Jest
1 5 (20.83%) Laravel
1 5 (20.83%) Node.js
1 5 (20.83%) React
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) Kafka
2 3 (12.50%) Vue.js
3 2 (8.33%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) Symfony
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
3 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Microservices
2 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) BDD
4 5 (20.83%) CI/CD
4 5 (20.83%) Event-Driven
4 5 (20.83%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) Mob Programming
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) SOLID
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Agile
6 3 (12.50%) API Development
6 3 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (12.50%) Data Encryption
6 3 (12.50%) Data Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Domain Models
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) ES6
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) pfSense
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Kubernetes
2 6 (25.00%) Ansible
2 6 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (4.17%) CloudForms
3 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Adyen
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Software AG
4 1 (4.17%) VMware