Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 96 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 -21 -19
Contract jobs citing MySQL 107 101 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.07% 2.07% 2.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.87% 9.02% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 41 117
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £204
90th Percentile £538 £519 £500
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.24% +66.00%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £18.85 £36.25
% change year-on-year +112.20% -48.00% +22.88%

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 984 1120 1279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 22.98% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 690 721
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £285 £230 £225
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.00 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.06% +13.35% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £46.00 £47.43
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Hertfordshire -21 40 £450 -1.10% 11
Essex -5 20 £443 +36.15% 4
Cambridgeshire -24 19 £363 +7.41% 12
Norfolk +12 18 £375 +42.86% 5
Suffolk +19 7 £130 -67.50% 3
Bedfordshire -8 4 £350 -20.00% 3
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (47.66%) Linux
3 42 (39.25%) HTML
4 41 (38.32%) JavaScript
5 40 (37.38%) CSS
6 39 (36.45%) SQL
7 35 (32.71%) Oracle
7 35 (32.71%) PHP
7 35 (32.71%) XML
8 33 (30.84%) Java
9 25 (23.36%) Python
9 25 (23.36%) Git (software)
9 25 (23.36%) Relational Database
10 24 (22.43%) Unix
10 24 (22.43%) MVC
11 22 (20.56%) Middleware
11 22 (20.56%) Spring
12 21 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (19.63%) Apache
13 20 (18.69%) XSLT
13 20 (18.69%) Scrum
14 19 (17.76%) LAMP
14 19 (17.76%) Web Development
14 19 (17.76%) JSON
14 19 (17.76%) REST
15 18 (16.82%) TDD
16 17 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (14.95%) Data Integration
17 16 (14.95%) JIRA
17 16 (14.95%) Web Services

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 21 (19.63%) Apache
2 14 (13.08%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.41%) JBoss
4 7 (6.54%) Apache Spark
4 7 (6.54%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (6.54%) Confluence
4 7 (6.54%) nginx
5 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.67%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.67%) Drupal
7 4 (3.74%) MQSeries
7 4 (3.74%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.87%) CMS
9 2 (1.87%) IIS
9 2 (1.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) HipChat
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.87%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) CiviCRM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.93%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.93%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.63%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (5.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (1.87%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.87%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (1.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.93%) Serverless
5 1 (0.93%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) LDAP
2 7 (6.54%) Internet
3 6 (5.61%) HTTP
3 6 (5.61%) MQTT
4 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.93%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) Relational Database
2 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.21%) Data Mining
5 11 (10.28%) Ingres
6 10 (9.35%) Hadoop
7 9 (8.41%) DB2
7 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database
8 7 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (6.54%) Big Data
8 7 (6.54%) MariaDB
8 7 (6.54%) RDBMS
9 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
10 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (23.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.95%) JIRA
3 15 (14.02%) Jenkins
4 13 (12.15%) JUnit
4 13 (12.15%) Mockito
5 12 (11.21%) Subversion
6 9 (8.41%) Eclipse
7 7 (6.54%) Bitbucket
8 6 (5.61%) Maven
9 5 (4.67%) CircleCI
9 5 (4.67%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (3.74%) Log4j
10 4 (3.74%) PHPUnit
10 4 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.74%) Vagrant
11 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.80%) Mercurial
11 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.87%) Gradle
12 2 (1.87%) QUnit
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Games
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) French Language
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (58.88%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) PHP Developer
3 13 (12.15%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Applications Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (5.61%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Magento Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Python Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Architect
9 4 (3.74%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.80%) Java Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (2.80%) MySQL Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) HTML
2 40 (37.38%) CSS
3 35 (32.71%) XML
4 22 (20.56%) Middleware
4 22 (20.56%) Spring
5 20 (18.69%) XSLT
6 19 (17.76%) JSON
6 19 (17.76%) LAMP
6 19 (17.76%) REST
7 16 (14.95%) Web Services
8 13 (12.15%) HTML5
8 13 (12.15%) Spring MVC
9 12 (11.21%) AngularJS
9 12 (11.21%) Hibernate
9 12 (11.21%) RESTful
10 10 (9.35%) jQuery
10 10 (9.35%) Node.js
10 10 (9.35%) Symfony
11 9 (8.41%) Laravel
11 9 (8.41%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.74%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.80%) LIMS
4 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) IPTV
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) STB
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Linux
2 24 (22.43%) Unix
3 13 (12.15%) Solaris
4 7 (6.54%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.74%) HPUX
5 4 (3.74%) Windows
6 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.43%) MVC
3 20 (18.69%) Scrum
4 19 (17.76%) Web Development
5 18 (16.82%) TDD
6 17 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.95%) Data Integration
8 15 (14.02%) Configuration Management
8 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
9 14 (13.08%) DevOps
10 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
11 12 (11.21%) Data Mapping
11 12 (11.21%) UML
11 12 (11.21%) Wireframes
12 11 (10.28%) Data Transformation
12 11 (10.28%) Front End Development
12 11 (10.28%) Validation
13 10 (9.35%) Data Munging
13 10 (9.35%) OO
13 10 (9.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.32%) JavaScript
2 39 (36.45%) SQL
3 35 (32.71%) PHP
4 33 (30.84%) Java
5 25 (23.36%) Python
6 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.61%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.67%) C
8 5 (4.67%) C#
8 5 (4.67%) Ruby
9 3 (2.80%) C++
9 3 (2.80%) Perl
9 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.87%) ES6
10 2 (1.87%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.87%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.87%) U-SQL
10 2 (1.87%) XPath
11 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) Degree
1 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) HND
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) GCP
2 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) WAI
2 2 (1.87%) WCAG
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Docker
2 5 (4.67%) HDFS
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Ansible
2 8 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (7.48%) Puppet
3 7 (6.54%) Kubernetes
4 6 (5.61%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (5.61%) Mesos
4 6 (5.61%) Rancher
5 5 (4.67%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.93%) Terraform
6 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (32.71%) Oracle
2 8 (7.48%) Zend
3 7 (6.54%) Atlassian
3 7 (6.54%) IBM
4 5 (4.67%) Cloudera
4 5 (4.67%) Talend
5 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.87%) Sonatype
6 2 (1.87%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) hybris
7 1 (0.93%) Informatica
7 1 (0.93%) Intershop
7 1 (0.93%) RapidMiner
7 1 (0.93%) Workday