The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Rank 41 35 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.22% 3.50% 3.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.33% 12.80% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 11
Median daily rate £447 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £400 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £31.25 £54.25
% change year-on-year +36.80% -42.39%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 135 125 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.62% 27.35% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 67 63
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £240 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £418 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 18
Median hourly rate £47.00 £62.50 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.80% +86.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +1.53%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Essex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea -10 13 £447 -
MySQL
East of England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) XML
4 10 (43.48%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) Data Mapping
5 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
5 9 (39.13%) Unix
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) UML
5 9 (39.13%) Validation
5 9 (39.13%) Middleware
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) Web Development
7 7 (30.43%) Requirements Management
7 7 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) MariaDB
7 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
8 6 (26.09%) Data Munging
8 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 6 (26.09%) Spring
8 6 (26.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
8 6 (26.09%) JBoss
8 6 (26.09%) LDAP
8 6 (26.09%) Ingres
8 6 (26.09%) JAAS
8 6 (26.09%) JAXB

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (26.09%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LDAP
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MariaDB
1 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (26.09%) Ingres
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) QlikView
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 5 (21.74%) JUnit
1 5 (21.74%) Mockito
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) XML
2 9 (39.13%) Middleware
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) JAAS
4 6 (26.09%) JAXB
4 6 (26.09%) Spring
4 6 (26.09%) Spring MVC
5 5 (21.74%) EclipseLink
5 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
5 5 (21.74%) JPA
6 3 (13.04%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (8.70%) LAMP
7 2 (8.70%) Struts
7 2 (8.70%) Struts2
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Life Science
2 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
1 9 (39.13%) Unix
2 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
2 9 (39.13%) Data Mapping
2 9 (39.13%) UML
2 9 (39.13%) Validation
3 8 (34.78%) Web Development
4 7 (30.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Requirements Management
5 6 (26.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Data Munging
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) Wireframes
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Data Transformation
6 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) User Stories
8 3 (13.04%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MOS
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) OpenView
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) HP