Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 86 118
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 -12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 50 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.73% 1.02% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.31% 4.89% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +17.19% +35.45%
10th Percentile £330 £307 £226
90th Percentile £475 £468 £396
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £275
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -35.29%
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 537 368 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.59% 20.94% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 194 309
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £279
90th Percentile £516 £513 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £52.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.11% -32.44%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -42.86% +68.00% -1.96%

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 22 January 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 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.00%) Oracle
5 19 (38.00%) Java
6 18 (36.00%) Linux
6 18 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 17 (34.00%) AngularJS
7 17 (34.00%) HTML
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
8 16 (32.00%) PHP
8 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
8 16 (32.00%) jQuery
9 15 (30.00%) Puppet
10 14 (28.00%) Selenium
10 14 (28.00%) Maven
11 13 (26.00%) SQL
11 13 (26.00%) Web Analytics
11 13 (26.00%) Analytics
12 12 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (24.00%) User Experience
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (24.00%) JUnit
13 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (20.00%) Node.js
14 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
14 8 (16.00%) C#
14 8 (16.00%) DevOps
15 7 (14.00%) .NET
15 7 (14.00%) RDBMS

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 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.00%) ColdFusion
2 4 (8.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (28.00%) Maven
3 14 (28.00%) Selenium
4 12 (24.00%) JUnit
5 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.00%) webpack
6 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.00%) GitLab
7 1 (2.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.00%) DBA
7 4 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (4.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Digital Developer
9 2 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) AngularJS
1 17 (34.00%) CSS
1 17 (34.00%) HTML
2 16 (32.00%) jQuery
3 10 (20.00%) Node.js
4 7 (14.00%) .NET
4 7 (14.00%) CakePHP
5 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (10.00%) React
5 5 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.00%) Laravel
6 3 (6.00%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (6.00%) PHP-FPM
6 3 (6.00%) RESTful
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
8 1 (2.00%) JSON
8 1 (2.00%) LAMP
8 1 (2.00%) Symfony
8 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (26.00%) Analytics
3 13 (26.00%) Web Analytics
4 12 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) DevOps
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.00%) Load Testing
7 6 (12.00%) UX Design
8 5 (10.00%) Kanban
8 5 (10.00%) MVC
9 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.00%) High Availability
10 3 (6.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
12 1 (2.00%) CRM
12 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) PHP
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) Python
8 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.00%) Go
9 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Puppet
2 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) EMC
2 1 (2.00%) Google