Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 79 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +33
Contract jobs citing MySQL 44 56 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.68% 1.94% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.21% 10.47% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% - +21.09%
10th Percentile £311 £338 £334
90th Percentile £513 £483 £471
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £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 478 535 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.21% 18.57% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 304 195
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £538 £511 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 - £52.00
10th Percentile £18.40 - £46.13
90th Percentile £34.00 - £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year -41.67% -44.51% +73.00%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019, 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 25 (56.82%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (47.73%) React
5 20 (45.45%) DevOps
5 20 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 20 (45.45%) Oracle
6 19 (43.18%) HTML5
7 18 (40.91%) Node.js
7 18 (40.91%) CSS3
7 18 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
9 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 16 (36.36%) RDBMS
10 15 (34.09%) Finance
10 15 (34.09%) Microservices
10 15 (34.09%) MEAN Stack
10 15 (34.09%) Functional Testing
10 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
10 15 (34.09%) MongoDB
10 15 (34.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (34.09%) NoSQL
11 10 (22.73%) Java
12 9 (20.45%) PHP
13 7 (15.91%) Banking
13 7 (15.91%) SOAP
14 6 (13.64%) Spring
15 5 (11.36%) JSON
15 5 (11.36%) XML
15 5 (11.36%) Linux

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 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.55%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Datadog
1 1 (2.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
2 16 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 15 (34.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (34.09%) MongoDB
3 15 (34.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Big Data
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (20.45%) React Developer
5 8 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
5 8 (18.18%) HTML Developer
6 7 (15.91%) PHP Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Angular Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) CSS
3 21 (47.73%) React
4 20 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 19 (43.18%) HTML5
6 18 (40.91%) CSS3
6 18 (40.91%) Node.js
6 18 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (34.09%) MEAN Stack
8 7 (15.91%) SOAP
9 6 (13.64%) Spring
10 5 (11.36%) JSON
10 5 (11.36%) Laravel
10 5 (11.36%) XML
11 3 (6.82%) LAMP
11 3 (6.82%) REST
11 3 (6.82%) Sass
12 2 (4.55%) Ajax
12 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) DevOps
3 15 (34.09%) Functional Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Microservices
3 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.82%) Web Development
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
5 2 (4.55%) OOP
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Security Management
5 2 (4.55%) Server Management
6 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) ETL
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.73%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Java 8
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.27%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.27%) SOQL
7 1 (2.27%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Apple
3 1 (2.27%) Informatica
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) Splunk