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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 65 68
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 52 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.46% 2.08% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 10.09% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 22
Median daily rate £344 £281 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £221 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

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 312 317 420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.73% 20.64% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 205 255
Median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £239 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.82% -64.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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 24 June 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 +12 25 £350 +27.27% 16
Leicestershire -2 14 £308 +38.98% 4
Northamptonshire -5 6 £463 -2.63% 7
Derbyshire -14 5 £425 +38.77% 3
Lincolnshire -4 2 £281 +12.50% 5
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 40 (48.19%) Linux
2 36 (43.37%) HTML
3 33 (39.76%) PHP
4 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
5 28 (33.73%) CSS
6 25 (30.12%) Git (software)
7 20 (24.10%) Java
8 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (18.07%) jQuery
9 15 (18.07%) MongoDB
10 14 (16.87%) Spring
10 14 (16.87%) Symfony
11 13 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (15.66%) SQL
11 13 (15.66%) J2EE
11 13 (15.66%) Python
11 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.66%) HTML5
11 13 (15.66%) CSS3
12 12 (14.46%) Percona
12 12 (14.46%) RESTful
12 12 (14.46%) Apache
12 12 (14.46%) Clustering
12 12 (14.46%) Ajax
12 12 (14.46%) Galera Cluster
13 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
13 11 (13.25%) Eclipse
13 11 (13.25%) Oracle
13 11 (13.25%) JUnit
13 11 (13.25%) Mockito

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 12 (14.46%) Apache
2 11 (13.25%) Drupal
3 7 (8.43%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) CoreMedia CMS
6 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) G Suite
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.20%) Route 53
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.82%) SAN
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
4 2 (2.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) MongoDB
2 13 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.61%) Big Data
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.20%) DocumentDB
9 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.20%) Power BI
9 1 (1.20%) Redis
9 1 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.25%) Eclipse
2 11 (13.25%) JUnit
2 11 (13.25%) Mockito
3 7 (8.43%) JIRA
3 7 (8.43%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.02%) Hudson
4 5 (6.02%) MyEclipse
5 4 (4.82%) Maven
6 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.20%) Bower
7 1 (1.20%) Capybara
7 1 (1.20%) gulp
7 1 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.20%) Protractor
7 1 (1.20%) RSpec
7 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.43%) Retail
2 6 (7.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (65.06%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) PHP Developer
3 16 (19.28%) DBA
4 14 (16.87%) Java Developer
4 14 (16.87%) MySQL DBA
5 12 (14.46%) Administrator
6 9 (10.84%) Drupal Developer
7 7 (8.43%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 7 (8.43%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Symfony Developer
8 6 (7.23%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Magento Developer
9 5 (6.02%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.61%) J2EE Team Leader
11 3 (3.61%) Java Team Leader
11 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) HTML
2 28 (33.73%) CSS
3 15 (18.07%) jQuery
4 14 (16.87%) Spring
4 14 (16.87%) Symfony
5 13 (15.66%) CSS3
5 13 (15.66%) HTML5
5 13 (15.66%) J2EE
6 12 (14.46%) Ajax
6 12 (14.46%) RESTful
7 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
8 10 (12.05%) JPA
9 8 (9.64%) LAMP
9 8 (9.64%) Web Services
10 5 (6.02%) EJB
10 5 (6.02%) EJB 3.0
11 4 (4.82%) Ext JS
11 4 (4.82%) Java EE
12 3 (3.61%) FreeMarker
12 3 (3.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Clustering
2 8 (9.64%) Replication
3 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.61%) CentOS
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Unix
6 1 (1.20%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.20%) Debian
6 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
3 10 (12.05%) OOP
4 7 (8.43%) Scrum
5 6 (7.23%) MVC
5 6 (7.23%) SDLC
5 6 (7.23%) TDD
6 5 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.02%) Open Source
6 5 (6.02%) Software Architecture
6 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.82%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Test Strategy
7 4 (4.82%) Web Application Development
8 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.61%) Functional Programming
8 3 (3.61%) Functional Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) PHP
2 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.10%) Java
4 13 (15.66%) Python
4 13 (15.66%) SQL
5 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.23%) Ruby
7 3 (3.61%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.61%) Scala
7 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.41%) C#
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Docker
2 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) KVM
3 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) Galera Cluster
2 5 (6.02%) Ansible
3 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.41%) Salt
5 1 (1.20%) collectd
5 1 (1.20%) Kibana
5 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.20%) logstash
5 1 (1.20%) Mesos
5 1 (1.20%) StatsD
5 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Percona
2 11 (13.25%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) Google
5 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 3 (3.61%) Zend
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco
6 2 (2.41%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.20%) Apple
7 1 (1.20%) Citrix
7 1 (1.20%) InterSystems
7 1 (1.20%) NetApp
7 1 (1.20%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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