Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 112 82
Rank change year-on-year +22 -30 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 55 38 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.84% 1.20% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.21% 5.27% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 35
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14% +24.44%
10th Percentile £263 £196 £240
90th Percentile £405 £464 £538
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £8.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +112.12% -56.58% +27.73%

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 597 721 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.93% 22.74% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 446 417
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £275 £206 £253
90th Percentile £538 £545 £519
England median daily rate £475 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +10.14% +1.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 6 18
East Midlands median hourly rate £34.75 £18.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.33% +5.63% -49.29%
10th Percentile £13.78 £12.25 £10.48
90th Percentile £58.56 £41.25 £40.03
England median hourly rate £31.15 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +13.27% -6.78% +7.27%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +21 23 £340 - 11
Nottinghamshire +10 15 £350 - 33
Lincolnshire -1 5 £313 -16.67% 16
Northamptonshire +3 4 £375 -11.76% 16
Derbyshire +1 1 £250 +25.00% 5
Rutland - 1 £350 - 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 42 (76.36%) PHP
2 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (56.36%) Linux
4 24 (43.64%) SQL Server
5 23 (41.82%) HTML
5 23 (41.82%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (40.00%) SQL
6 22 (40.00%) CSS
7 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (36.36%) .NET
9 19 (34.55%) Unix
10 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
10 18 (32.73%) DevOps
11 17 (30.91%) TeamCity
12 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (23.64%) Windows
13 13 (23.64%) NoSQL
14 12 (21.82%) Puppet
14 12 (21.82%) LAMP
14 12 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (20.00%) IIS
15 11 (20.00%) Symfony
16 10 (18.18%) SOAP
16 10 (18.18%) Web Services
16 10 (18.18%) Apache
16 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (16.36%) CSS3
17 9 (16.36%) HTML5
18 8 (14.55%) RESTful
19 7 (12.73%) Oracle

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 11 (20.00%) IIS
2 10 (18.18%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) Drupal
4 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.64%) WordPress
6 1 (1.82%) nginx
6 1 (1.82%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
1 2 (3.64%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.64%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.64%) Route 53
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.82%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) SSL
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) Converged Networks
3 2 (3.64%) CTI
3 2 (3.64%) Network Security
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) Redis
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.64%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
2 17 (30.91%) TeamCity
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) Capybara
5 2 (3.64%) RSpec
6 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.82%) Grunt
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) PHP Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (16.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
8 5 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Symfony Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Drupal Developer
10 3 (5.45%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) HTML
2 22 (40.00%) CSS
3 20 (36.36%) .NET
4 12 (21.82%) LAMP
5 11 (20.00%) Symfony
6 10 (18.18%) SOAP
6 10 (18.18%) Web Services
7 9 (16.36%) CSS3
7 9 (16.36%) HTML5
8 8 (14.55%) RESTful
9 6 (10.91%) Ajax
9 6 (10.91%) jQuery
10 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (3.64%) Elastic Stack
12 2 (3.64%) JSON
12 2 (3.64%) REST
12 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (3.64%) Sass
12 2 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Unix
3 13 (23.64%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) CentOS
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) DevOps
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (10.91%) TDD
4 5 (9.09%) API Development
5 4 (7.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.45%) OO
6 3 (5.45%) Scrum
7 2 (3.64%) Analytics
7 2 (3.64%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (3.64%) CRM
7 2 (3.64%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (3.64%) OOP
7 2 (3.64%) Open Source
7 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
7 2 (3.64%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) PHP
2 33 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) PHP 5
6 3 (5.45%) Ruby
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) Go
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.64%) vSphere
2 1 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (21.82%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) Kibana
3 2 (3.64%) logstash
3 2 (3.64%) SCCM
3 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) Terraform
3 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.82%) collectd
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Salt
4 1 (1.82%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Zend
3 4 (7.27%) Citrix
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.64%) Siebel
5 2 (3.64%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) hybris
6 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.82%) SaltStack