Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 97 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 -19
Contract jobs citing MySQL 72 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.41% 1.66% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.25% 7.36% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 32 43
East Midlands median daily rate £343 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £219
90th Percentile £475 £438 £535
England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.25 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -24.12% +25.00% +61.90%

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 640 707 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.43% 22.60% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 458 412
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £363 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +0.90% +8.05%
10th Percentile £270 £225 £255
90th Percentile £538 £525 £536
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.97 £34.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.62% +109.09% -17.50%
10th Percentile £13.20 £16.03 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.09 £57.00 £42.58
England median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% +5.77% -13.33%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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
Leicestershire +22 25 £340 +13.33% 8
Nottinghamshire -16 17 £350 - 23
Northamptonshire +8 10 £438 +2.94% 11
Lincolnshire +5 5 £250 -4.76% 11
Rutland - 5 £375 -
Derbyshire -4 2 £425 +17.24% 7
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 41 (56.94%) PHP
2 38 (52.78%) Linux
3 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
4 29 (40.28%) SQL Server
5 28 (38.89%) SQL
6 24 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (31.94%) HTML
7 23 (31.94%) Unix
8 22 (30.56%) CSS
8 22 (30.56%) Jenkins
9 21 (29.17%) DevOps
9 21 (29.17%) .NET
10 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (26.39%) TeamCity
12 17 (23.61%) Windows
12 17 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (19.44%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (19.44%) IIS
14 12 (16.67%) Python
15 11 (15.28%) Clustering
15 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (15.28%) Percona
15 11 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell
15 11 (15.28%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (15.28%) Puppet
15 11 (15.28%) Galera Cluster
16 10 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (13.89%) Replication
17 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce

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 14 (19.44%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (19.44%) IIS
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) Drupal
4 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.78%) WordPress
6 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
2 2 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.78%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Serverless
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.39%) Route 53
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Converged Networks
1 3 (4.17%) Network Security
2 2 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.56%) DB2
5 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.17%) Redis
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.39%) Big Data
8 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Jenkins
2 19 (26.39%) TeamCity
3 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.17%) Gradle
5 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.78%) JUnit
5 2 (2.78%) Mockito
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) MSI
6 1 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Publishing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (19.44%) PHP Developer
4 13 (18.06%) DBA
5 12 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
6 9 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
6 9 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Administrator
7 8 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
8 6 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) HTML
2 22 (30.56%) CSS
3 21 (29.17%) .NET
4 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 9 (12.50%) CSS3
4 9 (12.50%) LAMP
5 7 (9.72%) HTML5
6 6 (8.33%) Symfony
7 5 (6.94%) REST
8 4 (5.56%) Ajax
8 4 (5.56%) Laravel
8 4 (5.56%) Spring
8 4 (5.56%) Web Services
9 3 (4.17%) jQuery
9 3 (4.17%) Middleware
9 3 (4.17%) Node.js
9 3 (4.17%) XML
10 2 (2.78%) D3.js
10 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Clustering
2 10 (13.89%) Replication
3 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.78%) Linux
2 23 (31.94%) Unix
3 17 (23.61%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) DevOps
2 17 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.28%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (6.94%) Front End Development
7 4 (5.56%) OOP
8 3 (4.17%) Analytics
8 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL
8 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Web Development
9 2 (2.78%) API Design
9 2 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.78%) Marketing Strategy
9 2 (2.78%) MVC
9 2 (2.78%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) PHP
2 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 28 (38.89%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Python
5 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell
6 8 (11.11%) Java
7 3 (4.17%) C#
7 3 (4.17%) PHP 7
8 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.78%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.39%) Go
9 1 (1.39%) Java 8
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) Samba
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Galera Cluster
1 11 (15.28%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (15.28%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) SCOM
2 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.78%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) Kibana
4 1 (1.39%) logstash
4 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Percona
2 4 (5.56%) Google
2 4 (5.56%) IBM
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.17%) Citrix
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Splunk
3 3 (4.17%) Talend
3 3 (4.17%) WSO2
4 2 (2.78%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) Zend
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.39%) hybris
5 1 (1.39%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.39%) McAfee
5 1 (1.39%) Software AG
5 1 (1.39%) Symantec