Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 72 94
Rank change year-on-year +15 +22 +3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 162 149 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.83% 2.96% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.20% 15.92% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 89 83
East of England median daily rate £443 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £375 £241 £308
90th Percentile £540 £588 £477
England median daily rate £470 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -43.75% +23.08%

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 802 936 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.94% 18.59% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 593 513
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £575 £565
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 18
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £23.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.72% -23.58% -13.21%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.66 £15.37
90th Percentile £58.25 £44.63 £40.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +1.00%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 +28 85 £450 -10.00% 17
Hertfordshire +17 40 £438 +12.83% 23
Cambridgeshire -38 18 £400 -5.88% 27
Suffolk +24 13 £413 +26.92% 9
Bedfordshire +4 5 £425 +6.25% 3
Norfolk -4 1 £400 +75.82% 8
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 84 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (51.23%) Linux
3 81 (50.00%) Oracle
4 69 (42.59%) Git (software)
4 69 (42.59%) AWS
5 62 (38.27%) Scrum
6 59 (36.42%) Java
7 58 (35.80%) Oracle Database
8 53 (32.72%) DevOps
9 47 (29.01%) Red Hat
10 44 (27.16%) TDD
11 43 (26.54%) JIRA
11 43 (26.54%) Microservices
11 43 (26.54%) Jenkins
12 42 (25.93%) Unix
13 35 (21.60%) BDD
13 35 (21.60%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 32 (19.75%) Spring Boot
14 32 (19.75%) Spring
15 31 (19.14%) CentOS
15 31 (19.14%) SQL
16 30 (18.52%) Relational Database
17 29 (17.90%) JUnit
18 28 (17.28%) PHP
18 28 (17.28%) Terraform
19 27 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
19 27 (16.67%) Azure
19 27 (16.67%) Python
20 26 (16.05%) SOAP
21 25 (15.43%) Mentoring

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 16 (9.88%) Apache
2 15 (9.26%) Confluence
3 11 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (6.79%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.17%) Apache Spark
5 9 (5.56%) nginx
6 8 (4.94%) IIS
7 4 (2.47%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.47%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.85%) CMS
8 3 (1.85%) Drupal
8 3 (1.85%) SilverStripe
8 3 (1.85%) WordPress
9 2 (1.23%) SAS
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Magento
2 4 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 69 (42.59%) AWS
2 27 (16.67%) Azure
3 14 (8.64%) GCP
4 12 (7.41%) Amazon S3
4 12 (7.41%) Serverless
5 10 (6.17%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (6.17%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (4.94%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (4.32%) Power Platform
8 4 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (2.47%) Datadog
8 4 (2.47%) GitHub
8 4 (2.47%) IaaS
8 4 (2.47%) Office 365
8 4 (2.47%) PaaS
9 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.85%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) HTTP
2 5 (3.09%) Internet
3 4 (2.47%) Broadband
3 4 (2.47%) DNS
3 4 (2.47%) Firewall
3 4 (2.47%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.47%) MPLS
4 3 (1.85%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.85%) SSH
5 1 (0.62%) ADSL2+
5 1 (0.62%) DSL
5 1 (0.62%) VDSL2
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (35.80%) Oracle Database
2 30 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 22 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (9.88%) Pentaho
5 15 (9.26%) Amazon Aurora
5 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
6 14 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
7 13 (8.02%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (6.17%) Apache Hive
10 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
11 8 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (4.32%) BigQuery
12 7 (4.32%) BODI
12 7 (4.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (4.32%) Power BI
12 7 (4.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 69 (42.59%) Git (software)
2 43 (26.54%) Jenkins
2 43 (26.54%) JIRA
3 29 (17.90%) JUnit
4 24 (14.81%) SoapUI
5 10 (6.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (4.94%) Artifactory
6 8 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (4.32%) GitLab
8 5 (3.09%) Checkstyle
8 5 (3.09%) Subversion
9 4 (2.47%) CA Gen
9 4 (2.47%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.85%) git-flow
10 3 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.23%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.23%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.23%) Selenium
12 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
General
1 12 (7.41%) Public Sector
2 8 (4.94%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.09%) Retail
4 4 (2.47%) Banking
4 4 (2.47%) Games
5 3 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (48.77%) Developer
2 32 (19.75%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.49%) PHP Developer
5 16 (9.88%) Analyst
6 15 (9.26%) Data Analyst
7 12 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 12 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
8 11 (6.79%) DBA
9 9 (5.56%) ETL Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Data Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) Data Analytics Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
12 5 (3.09%) Cloud Engineer
13 4 (2.47%) C# Developer
13 4 (2.47%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (2.47%) Magento Developer
13 4 (2.47%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.75%) Spring
1 32 (19.75%) Spring Boot
2 26 (16.05%) SOAP
3 24 (14.81%) HTML
4 20 (12.35%) CSS
5 17 (10.49%) AngularJS
6 15 (9.26%) jQuery
7 14 (8.64%) LAMP
7 14 (8.64%) Web Services
7 14 (8.64%) XML
8 13 (8.02%) Laravel
8 13 (8.02%) React
9 11 (6.79%) HTML5
10 9 (5.56%) J2EE
11 7 (4.32%) LEMP Stack
12 6 (3.70%) Kafka
13 5 (3.09%) .NET
13 5 (3.09%) CSS3
13 5 (3.09%) Node.js
13 5 (3.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Data Structures
2 11 (6.79%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (6.17%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (4.32%) Life Science
6 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.85%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.23%) Clustering
8 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.62%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.62%) Replication
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (51.23%) Linux
2 42 (25.93%) Unix
3 31 (19.14%) CentOS
4 16 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (9.26%) Windows
6 7 (4.32%) Solaris
7 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.27%) Scrum
3 53 (32.72%) DevOps
4 44 (27.16%) TDD
5 43 (26.54%) Microservices
6 35 (21.60%) BDD
6 35 (21.60%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 27 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (15.43%) Mentoring
9 24 (14.81%) ETL
10 22 (13.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (13.58%) MVC
10 22 (13.58%) Test Strategy
11 21 (12.96%) Process Improvement
12 20 (12.35%) Coaching
12 20 (12.35%) Data Analysis
12 20 (12.35%) Data Modelling
13 17 (10.49%) Analytics
13 17 (10.49%) User Stories
14 14 (8.64%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.42%) Java
2 31 (19.14%) SQL
3 28 (17.28%) PHP
4 27 (16.67%) Python
5 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.02%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.94%) Perl
7 8 (4.94%) Scala
8 7 (4.32%) Java 8
9 6 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.09%) C
11 4 (2.47%) C#
11 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.47%) R
11 4 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.23%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.62%) C++
13 1 (0.62%) Groovy
13 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.41%) OCPJP
3 12 (7.41%) Sun Certification
4 4 (2.47%) Degree
5 3 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.62%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (12.96%) Docker
2 9 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.09%) Apache Flume
3 5 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (17.28%) Terraform
2 19 (11.73%) Ansible
3 10 (6.17%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.70%) Puppet
5 5 (3.09%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.47%) SCCM
7 1 (0.62%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.62%) Ionix
7 1 (0.62%) Kibana
7 1 (0.62%) logstash
7 1 (0.62%) Mesos
7 1 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 81 (50.00%) Oracle
2 47 (29.01%) Red Hat
3 15 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.41%) Sun
5 9 (5.56%) Informatica
6 7 (4.32%) VMware
7 5 (3.09%) hybris
7 5 (3.09%) SAP
7 5 (3.09%) Talend
7 5 (3.09%) Zend
8 4 (2.47%) BEA
8 4 (2.47%) Citrix
8 4 (2.47%) Pega
8 4 (2.47%) Percona
8 4 (2.47%) webMethods
9 3 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.85%) Tableau
10 2 (1.23%) Perforce
11 1 (0.62%) EMC
11 1 (0.62%) Splunk