Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 107 86
Rank change year-on-year +31 -21 -18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 74 48 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.33% 1.45% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.75% 6.40% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 31 46
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £293 £281 £219
90th Percentile £500 £563 £494
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £8.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £21.20 £37.75
% change year-on-year +88.68% -43.84% +51.00%

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 630 750 743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.86% 22.68% 23.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 466 465
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £270 £248 £225
90th Percentile £538 £556 £513
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £16.09 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.37% -3.94% -52.14%
10th Percentile £14.38 £12.35 £12.75
90th Percentile £58.56 £41.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +26 33 £363 -3.33% 18
Leicestershire +13 17 £340 - 6
Northamptonshire +1 12 £450 -10.00% 2
Lincolnshire -9 6 £313 -16.67% 2
Derbyshire -10 3 £350 +21.74% 1
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 48 (64.86%) Linux
2 38 (51.35%) PHP
3 26 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
5 19 (25.68%) SQL
5 19 (25.68%) CSS
5 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (24.32%) HTML
7 17 (22.97%) Web Services
7 17 (22.97%) Windows
7 17 (22.97%) Apache
8 16 (21.62%) Python
8 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 15 (20.27%) .NET
10 14 (18.92%) Percona
10 14 (18.92%) LAMP
10 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (18.92%) Clustering
10 14 (18.92%) Galera Cluster
11 13 (17.57%) Unix
11 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
11 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
12 12 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (16.22%) DevOps
12 12 (16.22%) RESTful
12 12 (16.22%) Symfony
13 11 (14.86%) Open Source
13 11 (14.86%) Puppet
14 10 (13.51%) Elasticsearch

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 17 (22.97%) Apache
2 10 (13.51%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.11%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) Drupal
4 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.70%) JBoss
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) SAS
6 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
2 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.11%) G Suite
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.70%) Route 53
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) SSL
2 5 (6.76%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (5.41%) HTTP
4 2 (2.70%) Converged Networks
4 2 (2.70%) CTI
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) Firewall
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) SMS
5 1 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (13.51%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (4.05%) Couchbase
7 3 (4.05%) Redis
7 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.70%) DB2
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.35%) Big Data
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.51%) TeamCity
3 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) Selenium
5 3 (4.05%) Capybara
5 3 (4.05%) RSpec
5 3 (4.05%) Subversion
6 2 (2.70%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.35%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.35%) Grunt
7 1 (1.35%) Hudson
7 1 (1.35%) JIRA
7 1 (1.35%) JUnit
7 1 (1.35%) Mockito
7 1 (1.35%) MyEclipse
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) DBA
2 15 (20.27%) MySQL DBA
3 13 (17.57%) Administrator
4 11 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) PHP Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Designer
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Designer
6 6 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (8.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) AWS Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Server Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) CSS
2 18 (24.32%) HTML
3 17 (22.97%) Web Services
4 15 (20.27%) .NET
5 14 (18.92%) LAMP
6 12 (16.22%) RESTful
6 12 (16.22%) Symfony
7 10 (13.51%) jQuery
7 10 (13.51%) SOAP
8 8 (10.81%) CSS3
8 8 (10.81%) HTML5
9 6 (8.11%) Ajax
10 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.05%) JSON
11 3 (4.05%) Laravel
11 3 (4.05%) Middleware
11 3 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Clustering
2 10 (13.51%) Replication
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) Windows
3 13 (17.57%) Unix
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.70%) AIX
5 2 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) CentOS
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.22%) DevOps
3 11 (14.86%) Open Source
4 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (12.16%) TDD
5 7 (9.46%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.11%) SDLC
6 6 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 4 (5.41%) API Development
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (5.41%) OO
8 4 (5.41%) OOP
8 4 (5.41%) Web Development
9 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Web Operations
10 2 (2.70%) ITIL
10 2 (2.70%) MVC
10 2 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) PHP
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.68%) SQL
4 16 (21.62%) Python
5 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.81%) Java
7 7 (9.46%) C#
7 7 (9.46%) Ruby
8 4 (5.41%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.70%) Scala
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) MySQL Certification
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (1.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Galera Cluster
2 12 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (14.86%) Puppet
4 7 (9.46%) Ansible
5 3 (4.05%) Salt
6 2 (2.70%) collectd
6 2 (2.70%) Kibana
6 2 (2.70%) logstash
6 2 (2.70%) SCCM
6 2 (2.70%) SCOM
6 2 (2.70%) StatsD
6 2 (2.70%) Terraform
6 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Percona
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) Google
3 7 (9.46%) Zend
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.05%) VMware
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.70%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.70%) Siebel
6 2 (2.70%) Splunk
6 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.35%) Twitter