Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 104 115
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 55 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.86% 0.80% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.28% 3.67% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 11
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +40.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £225
90th Percentile £488 £460 £400
Scotland median daily rate £375 £369 £298
% change year-on-year +1.69% +23.95% -40.50%
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 535 463 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.10% 21.74% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 241 310
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £275
90th Percentile £529 £513 £538
Scotland median daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +12.14% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +72.83% +16.01%
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.65% +68.00% -9.09%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, 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 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.82%) Java
3 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (38.18%) Oracle
5 20 (36.36%) CSS
5 20 (36.36%) HTML
5 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (32.73%) SQL
6 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
7 17 (30.91%) jQuery
8 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
8 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
9 15 (27.27%) PHP
9 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.27%) Selenium
9 15 (27.27%) Analytics
10 14 (25.45%) Maven
10 14 (25.45%) Web Analytics
10 14 (25.45%) Puppet
11 13 (23.64%) JUnit
11 13 (23.64%) Linux
11 13 (23.64%) User Experience
12 12 (21.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
14 8 (14.55%) DevOps
14 8 (14.55%) RDBMS
14 8 (14.55%) .NET
15 7 (12.73%) UX Design
15 7 (12.73%) RESTful

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 5 (9.09%) ColdFusion
1 5 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.27%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) RDBMS
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (32.73%) Jenkins
3 15 (27.27%) Selenium
4 14 (25.45%) Maven
5 13 (23.64%) JUnit
6 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.45%) GitLab
6 3 (5.45%) Mockito
7 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) DBA
5 6 (10.91%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) CSS
1 20 (36.36%) HTML
2 17 (30.91%) jQuery
3 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.55%) .NET
5 7 (12.73%) RESTful
6 6 (10.91%) Node.js
7 5 (9.09%) Laravel
7 5 (9.09%) React
7 5 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (9.09%) Spring
7 5 (9.09%) Web Services
8 4 (7.27%) JSON
8 4 (7.27%) LAMP
8 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.45%) CakePHP
10 2 (3.64%) HTML5
10 2 (3.64%) Symfony
11 1 (1.82%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) User Experience
2 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Unix
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Test Automation
3 15 (27.27%) Analytics
4 14 (25.45%) Web Analytics
5 12 (21.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (14.55%) DevOps
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.73%) UX Design
8 6 (10.91%) Load Testing
9 5 (9.09%) MVC
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.45%) Kanban
11 3 (5.45%) OO
11 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
11 3 (5.45%) SDLC
11 3 (5.45%) Test Strategy
11 3 (5.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (41.82%) Java
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 15 (27.27%) PHP
5 6 (10.91%) C#
6 5 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (9.09%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) Go
8 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Puppet
2 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) EMC
2 1 (1.82%) Google
2 1 (1.82%) Zend