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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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 65 53
Rank change year-on-year -28 -12 -4
Contract jobs citing MySQL 49 57 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.94% 3.20% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.00% 18.33% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 45
10th Percentile £319 £317 £313
25th Percentile £413 £413 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £439 £469 £445
Median % change year-on-year -6.35% +5.34% +2.01%
75th Percentile £538 £510 £538
90th Percentile £612 £570 £615
England median daily rate £513 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +10.81% -2.63% +2.15%

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 377 311 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.92% 17.47% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 188 301
10th Percentile £290 £212 £280
25th Percentile £408 £336 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £431
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% -4.22%
75th Percentile £576 £527 £538
90th Percentile £675 £613 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 14
10th Percentile £12.48 £11.25 £14.25
25th Percentile £26.98 £13.50 £19.21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.57
Median % change year-on-year +62.79% -0.32% +15.04%
75th Percentile £51.25 £36.69 £26.05
90th Percentile £67.55 £45.20 £27.94
England median hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +73.47% -2.00% -16.67%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the East of England.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +1 22 £425 -7.91% 7
Essex -22 18 £439 -8.54% 6
Cambridgeshire -33 4 £563 +87.50% 8
Bedfordshire - 4 £300 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £300 -
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 20 (40.82%) JIRA
2 20 (40.82%) Ansible
3 19 (38.78%) AWS
3 19 (38.78%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) PHP
5 16 (32.65%) Azure
5 16 (32.65%) Confluence
6 15 (30.61%) Laravel
6 15 (30.61%) Bitbucket
6 15 (30.61%) Amazon RDS
6 15 (30.61%) GCP
6 15 (30.61%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 14 (28.57%) ETL
7 14 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (28.57%) Coaching
7 14 (28.57%) QA
8 13 (26.53%) GitLab
8 13 (26.53%) DevOps
8 13 (26.53%) Analytics
8 13 (26.53%) Informatica
8 13 (26.53%) Unix
8 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
9 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
9 12 (24.49%) Scrum
9 12 (24.49%) PL/SQL
9 12 (24.49%) SAS
9 12 (24.49%) Jenkins

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 (32.65%) Confluence
2 12 (24.49%) SAS
3 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
1 1 (2.04%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) AWS
2 16 (32.65%) Azure
3 15 (30.61%) GCP
4 12 (24.49%) Power Platform
5 11 (22.45%) Tricentis Tosca
6 4 (8.16%) GitHub
7 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
7 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.08%) Serverless
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Intranet
2 2 (4.08%) SSH
2 2 (4.08%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) SMTP
3 1 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (24.49%) Amazon Redshift
3 12 (24.49%) Pentaho
3 12 (24.49%) Power BI
4 9 (18.37%) Impala
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.08%) Informix
7 2 (4.08%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.04%) DB2
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.04%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) JIRA
2 15 (30.61%) Bitbucket
3 13 (26.53%) GitLab
4 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
5 11 (22.45%) Zephyr
6 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.12%) PhpStorm
8 2 (4.08%) Checkstyle
9 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (22.45%) Social Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.12%) Games
4 2 (4.08%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) PHP Developer
3 9 (18.37%) QA Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) QA Test Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Administrator
4 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.16%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) QA Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.08%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) React Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Laravel
2 6 (12.24%) Symfony
3 5 (10.20%) HTML
3 5 (10.20%) LAMP
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) Spring
4 4 (8.16%) XML
5 3 (6.12%) Vue.js
5 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 2 (4.08%) Ajax
6 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.08%) GraphQL
6 2 (4.08%) J2SE
6 2 (4.08%) jQuery
6 2 (4.08%) JSON
6 2 (4.08%) Kendo UI
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware
6 2 (4.08%) Node.js
6 2 (4.08%) REST
6 2 (4.08%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (4.08%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) Online Games
2 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Unix
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Debian
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (28.57%) Coaching
2 14 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 14 (28.57%) ETL
3 13 (26.53%) Analytics
3 13 (26.53%) DevOps
3 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.49%) CI/CD
4 12 (24.49%) Data Analytics
4 12 (24.49%) Data Virtualisation
4 12 (24.49%) Scrum
5 11 (22.45%) Data Migration
5 11 (22.45%) Data Reconciliation
5 11 (22.45%) Migration
5 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
6 10 (20.41%) Agile
6 10 (20.41%) OOP
7 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) PHP
3 12 (24.49%) PL/SQL
4 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.24%) Bash
6 5 (10.20%) Python
7 4 (8.16%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) AWK
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.08%) sed
8 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
1 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.08%) PMP
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Firmware
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Ansible
2 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.08%) Terraform
5 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) Informatica
3 12 (24.49%) Talend
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Google
5 4 (8.16%) SaltStack
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.12%) SAP
6 3 (6.12%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe
7 1 (2.04%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) Facebook
7 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Instagram
7 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Xerox
7 1 (2.04%) Zend