Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 12 December 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 of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 102 99
Rank change year-on-year +45 -3 -21
Contract jobs citing MySQL 186 104 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.74% 2.03% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.58% 10.67% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 65 38
East of England median daily rate £450 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% +21.21%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £296
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
East of England median hourly rate - - £16.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +142.42% -52.86%

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 of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 950 975 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.10% 19.07% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 571 648
East of England median daily rate £440 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £295 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 40
East of England median hourly rate £17.67 £37.00 £36.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.24% +2.58% +3.06%
10th Percentile £11.91 £18.73 £15.70
90th Percentile £46.88 £40.38 £45.78
England median hourly rate £33.75 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% +16.36% -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Essex +44 107 £500 +15.94% 16
Cambridgeshire +39 45 £425 +17.24% 24
Hertfordshire -21 19 £425 -5.56% 22
Bedfordshire +16 9 £350 - 1
Norfolk -3 4 £314 -16.33% 8
Suffolk -8 2 £325 +150.00% 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 of England region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 82 (44.09%) Oracle
2 79 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (40.32%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (37.63%) Linux
5 62 (33.33%) Java
6 57 (30.65%) Scrum
7 55 (29.57%) SQL
8 52 (27.96%) Hadoop
9 51 (27.42%) JIRA
10 49 (26.34%) Jenkins
10 49 (26.34%) Docker
11 46 (24.73%) Unix
12 45 (24.19%) Ansible
13 42 (22.58%) Confluence
13 42 (22.58%) Git (software)
14 39 (20.97%) DevOps
15 37 (19.89%) JavaScript
16 35 (18.82%) Shell Script
17 33 (17.74%) Security Cleared
18 32 (17.20%) Pentaho
19 30 (16.13%) Puppet
19 30 (16.13%) Apache
20 29 (15.59%) Relational Database
21 28 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
21 28 (15.05%) CentOS
21 28 (15.05%) ETL
22 27 (14.52%) Red Hat
22 27 (14.52%) Configuration Management
22 27 (14.52%) User Stories
22 27 (14.52%) Analytics

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 42 (22.58%) Confluence
2 30 (16.13%) Apache
3 13 (6.99%) nginx
4 12 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 12 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.38%) WordPress
6 6 (3.23%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.69%) CMS
8 4 (2.15%) Drupal
8 4 (2.15%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.61%) IIS
10 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.08%) SAS
10 2 (1.08%) WildFly
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.54%) JBoss
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) HipChat
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.54%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 75 (40.32%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.99%) Amazon EMR
3 12 (6.45%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.61%) GitHub
5 3 (1.61%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.08%) Office 365
6 2 (1.08%) Slack
7 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.54%) SaaS
7 1 (0.54%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.60%) Firewall
2 15 (8.06%) DNS
3 9 (4.84%) SSH
3 9 (4.84%) Unicast
4 8 (4.30%) LAN
5 6 (3.23%) Internet
6 4 (2.15%) SAN
6 4 (2.15%) WAN
7 3 (1.61%) Extranet
7 3 (1.61%) SNMP
8 2 (1.08%) SSL
8 2 (1.08%) VLAN
8 2 (1.08%) VPN
9 1 (0.54%) DHCP
9 1 (0.54%) IPsec
9 1 (0.54%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.54%) VoIP
9 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.96%) Hadoop
2 32 (17.20%) Pentaho
3 29 (15.59%) Relational Database
4 26 (13.98%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (12.37%) RDBMS
6 18 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (9.14%) Ingres
8 16 (8.60%) Apache Hive
9 15 (8.06%) Amazon Aurora
9 15 (8.06%) Amazon Redshift
9 15 (8.06%) MongoDB
9 15 (8.06%) Oracle Database
10 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
11 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (6.45%) MariaDB
12 11 (5.91%) NoSQL
13 10 (5.38%) Big Data
14 4 (2.15%) BODI
14 4 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 3 (1.61%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 51 (27.42%) JIRA
2 49 (26.34%) Jenkins
3 42 (22.58%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.53%) Artifactory
5 12 (6.45%) Vagrant
6 11 (5.91%) Maven
7 10 (5.38%) Robot Framework
8 7 (3.76%) Checkstyle
8 7 (3.76%) GitLab
9 6 (3.23%) CA Gen
9 6 (3.23%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.15%) JUnit
10 4 (2.15%) Selenium
11 3 (1.61%) Subversion
12 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.08%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.08%) JMeter
12 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.08%) PowerDesigner
13 1 (0.54%) Gradle
General
1 17 (9.14%) Finance
2 7 (3.76%) Publishing
2 7 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.69%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.15%) Legal
4 4 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.61%) Back Office
5 3 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (45.70%) Developer
2 23 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (11.29%) Analyst
4 20 (10.75%) Java Developer
5 13 (6.99%) Pentaho Developer
5 13 (6.99%) PHP Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Administrator
7 9 (4.84%) QA Tester
7 9 (4.84%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.84%) Tester
8 8 (4.30%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.30%) Data Engineer
8 8 (4.30%) DBA
8 8 (4.30%) Unix Developer
9 7 (3.76%) Architect
9 7 (3.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (3.23%) ETL Developer
10 6 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.23%) Senior QA Tester
10 6 (3.23%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.90%) HTML
1 24 (12.90%) Spring
2 23 (12.37%) Web Services
3 21 (11.29%) CSS
4 19 (10.22%) J2EE
4 19 (10.22%) LAMP
5 17 (9.14%) jQuery
6 16 (8.60%) Spring Boot
7 14 (7.53%) SOAP
7 14 (7.53%) XML
8 13 (6.99%) LEMP Stack
9 12 (6.45%) LAPP Stack
9 12 (6.45%) REST
10 10 (5.38%) .NET
10 10 (5.38%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (4.30%) HTML5
12 7 (3.76%) Apache Camel
12 7 (3.76%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.76%) CSS3
13 6 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (6.45%) PKI
3 9 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.30%) Replication
5 7 (3.76%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.69%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.69%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.61%) Social Media
9 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.54%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.54%) Derivative
10 1 (0.54%) Handset
10 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (37.63%) Linux
2 46 (24.73%) Unix
3 28 (15.05%) CentOS
4 14 (7.53%) Windows
5 12 (6.45%) Solaris
6 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.76%) AIX
8 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.69%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) Android
10 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (30.65%) Scrum
3 39 (20.97%) DevOps
4 28 (15.05%) ETL
5 27 (14.52%) Analytics
5 27 (14.52%) Configuration Management
5 27 (14.52%) User Stories
6 25 (13.44%) Test Strategy
7 23 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (11.83%) Kanban
9 21 (11.29%) Data Modelling
9 21 (11.29%) Microservices
10 19 (10.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 18 (9.68%) Acceptance Criteria
12 17 (9.14%) TDD
13 16 (8.60%) Validation
14 15 (8.06%) Web Development
15 14 (7.53%) Process Improvement
15 14 (7.53%) Software Delivery
16 13 (6.99%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (33.33%) Java
2 55 (29.57%) SQL
3 37 (19.89%) JavaScript
4 35 (18.82%) Shell Script
5 26 (13.98%) PHP
6 21 (11.29%) Perl
7 19 (10.22%) Python
8 16 (8.60%) Bash Shell
9 13 (6.99%) Ruby
10 10 (5.38%) PL/SQL
11 8 (4.30%) Java 8
12 6 (3.23%) C#
13 5 (2.69%) C
14 3 (1.61%) C++
15 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.54%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.54%) VB
16 1 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (17.74%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.61%) Degree
4 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.08%) IRCA
4 2 (1.08%) ISEB
4 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.08%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.54%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) GIAC
5 1 (0.54%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.54%) SANS
5 1 (0.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.91%) QA
2 9 (4.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.61%) WCAG
4 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (26.34%) Docker
2 10 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.08%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.54%) Firmware
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (24.19%) Ansible
2 30 (16.13%) Puppet
3 28 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (11.83%) Terraform
5 16 (8.60%) Kubernetes
6 13 (6.99%) Salt
7 12 (6.45%) Nagios
7 12 (6.45%) ZABBIX
8 8 (4.30%) Opsview
9 3 (1.61%) Cacti
9 3 (1.61%) Rancher
10 2 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.54%) Mesos
11 1 (0.54%) SELinux
11 1 (0.54%) yum
Vendors
1 82 (44.09%) Oracle
2 27 (14.52%) Red Hat
3 13 (6.99%) VMware
4 12 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 12 (6.45%) NetApp
5 10 (5.38%) Informatica
6 9 (4.84%) Talend
7 8 (4.30%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (3.23%) BEA
8 6 (3.23%) Cloudera
8 6 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.23%) Pega
8 6 (3.23%) Sun
8 6 (3.23%) webMethods
9 5 (2.69%) CA
9 5 (2.69%) Cisco
10 4 (2.15%) IBM
10 4 (2.15%) Remedy
10 4 (2.15%) SAP
10 4 (2.15%) ServiceNow