Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 81 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13 -26
Contract jobs citing MySQL 138 124 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.81% 2.66% 2.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.21% 13.79% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 91 55
East of England median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £213
90th Percentile £575 £480 £506
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 - £19.00
10th Percentile £14.00 - £16.40
90th Percentile £19.00 - £19.50
England median hourly rate £26.08 £42.50 £21.20
% change year-on-year -38.63% +100.47% +16.16%

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 907 899 1,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.47% 19.31% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 523 642
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.89% +3.67%
10th Percentile £288 £266 £233
90th Percentile £575 £566 £523
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 41
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £28.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -17.86% +10.03%
10th Percentile £13.55 £15.27 £25.00
90th Percentile £45.70 £37.88 £45.75
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +14.00%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +9 58 £470 +6.52% 29
Cambridgeshire +30 35 £395 +21.54% 35
Hertfordshire -7 30 £400 -11.11% 14
Bedfordshire +11 9 £400 +6.67% 7
Norfolk +1 4 £300 -22.58% 17
Suffolk -20 3 £325 -7.14% 6
East Anglia - 1 - - 10
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 68 (49.28%) Linux
2 55 (39.86%) Oracle
3 46 (33.33%) Java
4 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (28.99%) SQL
6 39 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (25.36%) HTML
8 34 (24.64%) CSS
9 33 (23.91%) PHP
9 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
10 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
11 28 (20.29%) Apache
12 26 (18.84%) Hadoop
13 24 (17.39%) Windows
13 24 (17.39%) Web Services
13 24 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (16.67%) JIRA
15 22 (15.94%) Shell Script
15 22 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (15.94%) Relational Database
16 21 (15.22%) Docker
16 21 (15.22%) Scrum
17 20 (14.49%) Web Development
17 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
17 20 (14.49%) Open Source
17 20 (14.49%) Jenkins
18 19 (13.77%) Ansible
18 19 (13.77%) Unix
19 18 (13.04%) Configuration Management
19 18 (13.04%) LAMP

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 28 (20.29%) Apache
2 15 (10.87%) Confluence
3 12 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.97%) WordPress
5 7 (5.07%) IIS
5 7 (5.07%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.35%) Drupal
7 4 (2.90%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.90%) CMS
8 3 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.45%) JBoss
9 2 (1.45%) nginx
9 2 (1.45%) WildFly
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Magento
2 4 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.45%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.62%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (3.62%) GitHub
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.90%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.90%) npm
5 3 (2.17%) Office 365
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.45%) G Suite
6 2 (1.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.25%) HTTP
2 8 (5.80%) Firewall
2 8 (5.80%) SSH
2 8 (5.80%) VLAN
3 6 (4.35%) SAN
4 5 (3.62%) SSL
5 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.90%) VPN
6 3 (2.17%) DHCP
6 3 (2.17%) DNS
6 3 (2.17%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (0.72%) IPsec
8 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.84%) Hadoop
2 22 (15.94%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.42%) Oracle Database
3 13 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.70%) Ingres
4 12 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.25%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.25%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.25%) Pentaho
6 7 (5.07%) Amazon Aurora
6 7 (5.07%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (5.07%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.62%) Big Data
7 5 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.17%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.45%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.45%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.67%) JIRA
3 20 (14.49%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.35%) Protractor
4 6 (4.35%) Subversion
5 4 (2.90%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.90%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.17%) CA Gen
6 3 (2.17%) Checkstyle
6 3 (2.17%) JUnit
6 3 (2.17%) Maven
6 3 (2.17%) Mockito
6 3 (2.17%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.45%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.45%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.45%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (1.45%) Selenium
7 2 (1.45%) TestRail
7 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (5.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.62%) Marketing
4 3 (2.17%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.45%) Advertising
5 2 (1.45%) Back Office
5 2 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (47.10%) Developer
2 16 (11.59%) Administrator
3 15 (10.87%) DBA
4 13 (9.42%) Java Developer
5 12 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
6 11 (7.97%) Analyst
7 9 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Magento Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Consultant
9 7 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Pentaho Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Unix Developer
10 5 (3.62%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Data Engineer
10 5 (3.62%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.36%) HTML
2 34 (24.64%) CSS
3 24 (17.39%) Web Services
4 18 (13.04%) LAMP
5 16 (11.59%) Spring
6 13 (9.42%) RESTful
6 13 (9.42%) XHTML
6 13 (9.42%) XML
7 11 (7.97%) CSS3
7 11 (7.97%) HTML5
8 10 (7.25%) JMS
8 10 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (7.25%) Spring Boot
9 9 (6.52%) J2EE
10 8 (5.80%) jQuery
10 8 (5.80%) Node.js
10 8 (5.80%) SOAP
11 7 (5.07%) XSL
12 6 (4.35%) Laravel
12 6 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Replication
2 7 (5.07%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.62%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.90%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.90%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.90%) Social Media
5 3 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.45%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.45%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) iPad
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (49.28%) Linux
2 24 (17.39%) Windows
3 19 (13.77%) Unix
4 15 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (9.42%) CentOS
5 13 (9.42%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.80%) Solaris
7 7 (5.07%) AIX
8 3 (2.17%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.45%) Fedora
9 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (15.22%) Scrum
5 20 (14.49%) Open Source
5 20 (14.49%) Web Development
6 18 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 17 (12.32%) DevOps
8 16 (11.59%) Analytics
8 16 (11.59%) Migration
9 15 (10.87%) Data Modelling
9 15 (10.87%) Test Strategy
10 13 (9.42%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.42%) MVC
10 13 (9.42%) OO
10 13 (9.42%) Process Improvement
11 11 (7.97%) Validation
12 9 (6.52%) ETL
12 9 (6.52%) User Stories
13 8 (5.80%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 46 (33.33%) Java
2 40 (28.99%) SQL
3 33 (23.91%) PHP
4 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 22 (15.94%) Shell Script
6 14 (10.14%) Python
7 8 (5.80%) Perl
8 4 (2.90%) C#
8 4 (2.90%) Go
8 4 (2.90%) Java 8
8 4 (2.90%) Ruby
9 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.45%) C
10 2 (1.45%) C++
10 2 (1.45%) ES6
10 2 (1.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.90%) Degree
4 2 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.72%) IRCA
5 1 (0.72%) OCP
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.17%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) WCAG
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (15.22%) Docker
2 8 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.17%) BitLocker
4 3 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.17%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.17%) XenApp
4 3 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.17%) XenServer
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (13.77%) Ansible
2 12 (8.70%) Puppet
3 10 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.80%) Opsview
5 6 (4.35%) Rancher
6 4 (2.90%) Terraform
7 3 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.45%) Salt
9 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.72%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.72%) Mesos
Vendors
1 55 (39.86%) Oracle
2 10 (7.25%) IBM
3 9 (6.52%) Zend
4 7 (5.07%) Citrix
4 7 (5.07%) VMware
5 6 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.35%) Google
5 6 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.35%) Percona
5 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.62%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (3.62%) webMethods
7 4 (2.90%) Informatica
7 4 (2.90%) SAP
7 4 (2.90%) Tableau
8 3 (2.17%) BEA
8 3 (2.17%) McAfee
8 3 (2.17%) Sophos
8 3 (2.17%) Symantec
8 3 (2.17%) Talend