Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 2 June 2020 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 91 108
Rank change year-on-year +24 +17 -34
Contract jobs citing MySQL 20 32 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.58% 1.38% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.05% 7.67% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 17
Median daily rate £525 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.75% +11.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £463 £327 £320
90th Percentile £628 £486 £456
Scotland median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 199 417 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.68% 18.02% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 209 298
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £310
90th Percentile £608 £551 £513
Scotland median daily rate £425 £421 £400
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.31% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £111.50
Median hourly rate £38.20 £18.75 £10.41
% change year-on-year +103.73% +80.20% -40.17%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 17 (85.00%) Public Sector
2 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
2 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (45.00%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 8 (40.00%) Django
5 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (30.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) Middleware
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) OO PHP
6 6 (30.00%) PHP 7
6 6 (30.00%) WordPress
6 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (20.00%) Vue.js

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (30.00%) WordPress
2 2 (10.00%) ColdFusion
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 17 (85.00%) Public Sector
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) WSO2 Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) React Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Django
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) ColdSpring
3 4 (20.00%) Kohana
3 4 (20.00%) Laravel
3 4 (20.00%) Vue.js
4 3 (15.00%) OAuth
4 3 (15.00%) OAuth2
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.00%) React
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (20.00%) Release Management
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) PHP 7
5 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) WSO2
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com