Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 92 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -30
Contract jobs citing MySQL 103 109 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.33% 2.46% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.22% 12.62% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 82 52
East of England median daily rate £425 £446 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +11.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £213
90th Percentile £546 £480 £506
England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.29% +123.68% +111.11%
10th Percentile £14.50 £41.25 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.90 £43.75 £19.50
England median hourly rate £27.16 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year -36.09% +0.59% +103.61%

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 843 864 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.10% 19.46% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 520 535
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £233
90th Percentile £563 £563 £528
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 36
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -15.54% +5.71%
10th Percentile £13.59 £14.71 £25.63
90th Percentile £45.50 £44.08 £60.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.20
% change year-on-year +27.27% -14.60% +28.80%

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 19 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 June 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
Hertfordshire +2 32 £400 -11.11% 16
Cambridgeshire +16 31 £325 - 31
Essex -4 28 £460 +2.91% 22
Bedfordshire +3 6 £400 +6.67% 4
Norfolk -2 4 £300 -22.58% 12
Suffolk -7 3 - - 5
East Anglia - 1 - -
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 62 (60.19%) Linux
2 37 (35.92%) Oracle
3 36 (34.95%) Java
4 32 (31.07%) PHP
4 32 (31.07%) HTML
5 31 (30.10%) CSS
6 30 (29.13%) SQL
7 26 (25.24%) JavaScript
7 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
8 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (22.33%) Apache
9 19 (18.45%) Web Development
9 19 (18.45%) Relational Database
10 18 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (17.48%) LAMP
11 17 (16.50%) Windows
11 17 (16.50%) JIRA
11 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (15.53%) Python
13 15 (14.56%) Unix
13 15 (14.56%) Web Services
13 15 (14.56%) Spring
13 15 (14.56%) Open Source
14 14 (13.59%) RESTful
14 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (13.59%) MVC
15 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
16 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database
16 12 (11.65%) DevOps

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 23 (22.33%) Apache
2 9 (8.74%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.74%) WordPress
3 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.83%) Confluence
4 6 (5.83%) Drupal
5 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 5 (4.85%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) JBoss
7 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.91%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Magento
2 2 (1.94%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.85%) GitHub
4 4 (3.88%) npm
5 2 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.94%) G Suite
5 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.94%) PaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) HTTP
2 9 (8.74%) Firewall
3 7 (6.80%) VLAN
4 4 (3.88%) SSL
4 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.91%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.91%) VPN
6 2 (1.94%) DHCP
6 2 (1.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.94%) SAN
6 2 (1.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) Relational Database
2 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.71%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.85%) DB2
6 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.85%) Ingres
6 5 (4.85%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.91%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.94%) Big Data
8 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.94%) Power BI
9 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.97%) MS Access
9 1 (0.97%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.97%) phpMyAdmin
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.50%) JIRA
3 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.80%) Protractor
4 7 (6.80%) Subversion
5 5 (4.85%) JUnit
5 5 (4.85%) Mockito
6 4 (3.88%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.88%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.91%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.91%) Gradle
7 3 (2.91%) Maven
7 3 (2.91%) Selenium
7 3 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.91%) TestRail
7 3 (2.91%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.94%) Ant
8 2 (1.94%) Checkstyle
8 2 (1.94%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.88%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Advertising
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (46.60%) Developer
2 13 (12.62%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.65%) DBA
4 11 (10.68%) Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) Administrator
5 10 (9.71%) MySQL DBA
6 9 (8.74%) PHP Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Magento Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.88%) WordPress Developer
11 3 (2.91%) AWS DevOps
11 3 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.07%) HTML
2 31 (30.10%) CSS
3 18 (17.48%) LAMP
4 15 (14.56%) Spring
4 15 (14.56%) Web Services
5 14 (13.59%) RESTful
6 12 (11.65%) XHTML
7 11 (10.68%) HTML5
7 11 (10.68%) XML
8 10 (9.71%) CSS3
8 10 (9.71%) JMS
9 8 (7.77%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (7.77%) SOAP
10 7 (6.80%) JSON
10 7 (6.80%) Node.js
10 7 (6.80%) XSL
11 6 (5.83%) jQuery
11 6 (5.83%) REST
11 6 (5.83%) Spring Boot
12 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.85%) Replication
2 4 (3.88%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.94%) iPad
4 2 (1.94%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.94%) Social Media
4 2 (1.94%) User Experience
4 2 (1.94%) Wiki
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (60.19%) Linux
2 17 (16.50%) Windows
3 15 (14.56%) Unix
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.77%) CentOS
5 8 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.85%) Solaris
7 3 (2.91%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.94%) AIX
8 2 (1.94%) Fedora
8 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (18.45%) Web Development
3 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (14.56%) Open Source
5 14 (13.59%) MVC
6 12 (11.65%) DevOps
6 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.68%) Migration
7 11 (10.68%) OO
8 8 (7.77%) OO PHP
8 8 (7.77%) TDD
9 7 (6.80%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (5.83%) API Integration
10 6 (5.83%) Process Improvement
10 6 (5.83%) Scrum
10 6 (5.83%) SDLC
10 6 (5.83%) Test Strategy
10 6 (5.83%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.95%) Java
2 32 (31.07%) PHP
3 30 (29.13%) SQL
4 26 (25.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.53%) Python
6 6 (5.83%) Ruby
7 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.85%) Go
8 4 (3.88%) C#
8 4 (3.88%) Perl
9 3 (2.91%) C
9 3 (2.91%) Java 8
9 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.94%) C++
10 2 (1.94%) ES6
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
11 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.97%) OCP
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Docker
2 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.91%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.91%) XenApp
3 3 (2.91%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) Puppet
2 9 (8.74%) Ansible
2 9 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.83%) Rancher
4 3 (2.91%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (2.91%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.91%) Terraform
5 2 (1.94%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.94%) Mesos
5 2 (1.94%) Opsview
5 2 (1.94%) Salt
6 1 (0.97%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.97%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) IBM
3 9 (8.74%) VMware
4 8 (7.77%) Zend
5 7 (6.80%) Atlassian
5 7 (6.80%) Citrix
6 6 (5.83%) Percona
6 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.88%) Google
9 3 (2.91%) Acronis
9 3 (2.91%) hybris
9 3 (2.91%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.91%) McAfee
9 3 (2.91%) SAP
9 3 (2.91%) Sophos
9 3 (2.91%) Symantec
9 3 (2.91%) Veeam
9 3 (2.91%) webMethods
10 2 (1.94%) Tableau