Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 76 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -55
Contract jobs citing MySQL 21 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.63% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.17% 3.43% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 9
Essex median daily rate £443 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.15% +18.18% -40.22%
10th Percentile £378 £313 £225
90th Percentile £513 £356 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £16.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - -60.24% +66.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 188 233 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.50% 26.63% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 150 171
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% -14.71%
10th Percentile £310 £230 £240
90th Percentile £588 £491 £550
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 30
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +19.67%
10th Percentile £26.09 £30.83 £18.53
90th Percentile £43.00 £46.00 £44.05
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
% change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea -20 17 £448 +24.31% 2
Brentwood - 1 £295 -
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) XML
3 18 (85.71%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) Ingres
5 11 (52.38%) Data Mining
5 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
5 11 (52.38%) UML
5 11 (52.38%) XSLT
5 11 (52.38%) Middleware
5 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 11 (52.38%) Data Mapping
5 11 (52.38%) Data Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Data Munging
7 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
7 9 (42.86%) Data Transformation
7 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 9 (42.86%) Validation
7 9 (42.86%) Java
7 9 (42.86%) JBoss
7 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 8 (38.10%) JAXB
8 8 (38.10%) LDAP
8 8 (38.10%) HTML
8 8 (38.10%) CSS
8 8 (38.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 8 (38.10%) Spring
8 8 (38.10%) Hibernate
8 8 (38.10%) JAAS
8 8 (38.10%) MVC

MySQL
Co-occurring 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 9 (42.86%) JBoss
2 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LDAP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Ingres
2 11 (52.38%) Data Mining
3 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 7 (33.33%) MariaDB
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (33.33%) JUnit
2 7 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) UML Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) XML
2 11 (52.38%) Middleware
2 11 (52.38%) XSLT
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) Hibernate
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) JAAS
3 8 (38.10%) JAXB
3 8 (38.10%) Spring
3 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC
4 7 (33.33%) EclipseLink
4 7 (33.33%) JPA
5 6 (28.57%) JAX-RPC
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) Struts
6 5 (23.81%) Struts2
7 2 (9.52%) J2EE
7 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) IPTV
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Data Integration
2 11 (52.38%) Data Mapping
2 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
2 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 11 (52.38%) UML
3 10 (47.62%) Data Munging
4 9 (42.86%) Data Transformation
4 9 (42.86%) Validation
4 9 (42.86%) Wireframes
5 8 (38.10%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Data Flow Diagram
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 8 (38.10%) Web Development
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (33.33%) Requirements Management
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (23.81%) C
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat