Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 67 119
Rank change year-on-year -33 +52 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 37 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.31% 2.00% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.54% 10.39% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £325 £225 £286
90th Percentile £444 £438 £445
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.19% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 491 356 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.42% 19.27% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 197 344
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £269 £305
90th Percentile £534 £496 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 £52.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.42% +246.67% -68.42%
10th Percentile £111.25 £42.16 £10.50
90th Percentile £111.75 £52.17 £23.10
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% +50.00% -23.08%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Edinburgh

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) PHP
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 14 (37.84%) CSS
3 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle
5 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
6 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) Java
7 10 (27.03%) jQuery
8 9 (24.32%) Node.js
9 8 (21.62%) Selenium
9 8 (21.62%) Puppet
9 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 8 (21.62%) C#
10 7 (18.92%) JUnit
10 7 (18.92%) CakePHP
10 7 (18.92%) Web Analytics
10 7 (18.92%) Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
11 6 (16.22%) Maven
11 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
12 5 (13.51%) Kanban
12 5 (13.51%) MVC
12 5 (13.51%) User Experience
12 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
12 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef

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 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (8.11%) nginx
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium
4 7 (18.92%) JUnit
5 6 (16.22%) Maven
6 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (10.81%) webpack
7 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.70%) GitLab
7 1 (2.70%) JIRA
7 1 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Database Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) CSS
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
3 10 (27.03%) jQuery
4 9 (24.32%) Node.js
5 7 (18.92%) CakePHP
6 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (8.11%) PHP-FPM
6 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 2 (5.41%) LAMP
7 2 (5.41%) Laravel
7 2 (5.41%) React
7 2 (5.41%) RESTful
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) SmartOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Analytics
2 7 (18.92%) Web Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Kanban
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) High Availability
6 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) UX Design
7 1 (2.70%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Open Source
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) TDD
7 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) PHP
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) Java 8
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) OCP
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) VMware