Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 92 113
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21 -11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 51 42 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.71% 1.52% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.10% 7.78% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 10
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £307 £316 £303
90th Percentile £470 £488 £469
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - £42.00

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 505 540 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.90% 19.51% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 284 268
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £255
90th Percentile £544 £538 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £43.39 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.28% -8.17% +45.72%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (60.78%) HTML
3 28 (54.90%) CSS
4 27 (52.94%) Oracle
5 23 (45.10%) Relational Database
6 22 (43.14%) AngularJS
6 22 (43.14%) HTML5
7 20 (39.22%) Node.js
7 20 (39.22%) CSS3
8 19 (37.25%) MongoDB
8 19 (37.25%) DevOps
9 18 (35.29%) React
9 18 (35.29%) NoSQL
9 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 18 (35.29%) RDBMS
10 16 (31.37%) Microservices
11 15 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (29.41%) Java
12 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
12 14 (27.45%) MEAN Stack
13 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
14 12 (23.53%) Finance
15 10 (19.61%) XML
16 9 (17.65%) PHP
16 9 (17.65%) SQL
16 9 (17.65%) Linux
16 9 (17.65%) JSON
16 9 (17.65%) Banking
17 8 (15.69%) Spring

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 7 (13.73%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Confluence
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.92%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.92%) nginx
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) Drupal
6 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Datadog
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) Relational Database
2 19 (37.25%) MongoDB
3 18 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 18 (35.29%) RDBMS
4 15 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.88%) Big Data
6 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.96%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.92%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Node.js Developer
3 8 (15.69%) React Developer
4 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.88%) JIRA Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.92%) Hadoop Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Angular Developer
8 1 (1.96%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 28 (54.90%) CSS
3 22 (43.14%) AngularJS
3 22 (43.14%) HTML5
4 20 (39.22%) CSS3
4 20 (39.22%) Node.js
5 18 (35.29%) React
6 15 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (27.45%) MEAN Stack
8 10 (19.61%) XML
9 9 (17.65%) JSON
10 8 (15.69%) jQuery
10 8 (15.69%) REST
10 8 (15.69%) SOAP
10 8 (15.69%) Spring
11 6 (11.76%) Ajax
11 6 (11.76%) Laravel
12 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
13 4 (7.84%) J2EE
13 4 (7.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (7.84%) Wiki
2 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) CMDB
3 2 (3.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) DevOps
3 16 (31.37%) Microservices
4 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
5 13 (25.49%) Functional Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Analytics
7 7 (13.73%) Open Source
7 7 (13.73%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Kanban
8 6 (11.76%) OOP
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (7.84%) MVC
9 4 (7.84%) OO
9 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
10 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.88%) Data Analytics
10 3 (5.88%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 15 (29.41%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) PHP
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.96%) BeanShell
5 1 (1.96%) Java 8
5 1 (1.96%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) SOQL
5 1 (1.96%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) iptables
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Ansible
2 3 (5.88%) Nagios
3 2 (3.92%) HAProxy
3 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.88%) Splunk
3 3 (5.88%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.92%) New Relic
4 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Apple
5 1 (1.96%) Informatica
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase