Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 18 October 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 94 77
Rank change year-on-year +34 -17 +14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 54 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.24% 0.44% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.76% 1.63% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 3 4
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £338 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -16.92% +47.73%
10th Percentile £309 £319 £375
90th Percentile £450 £370 £431
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - £44.50
10th Percentile £31.25 - £43.25
90th Percentile £33.75 - £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - £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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 459 368 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.50% 27.28% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 187 181
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £316 £295 £257
90th Percentile £544 £500 £451
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.63% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £14.41 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £38.25
% change year-on-year -62.55% +13.44% +17.96%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Glasgow

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Glasgow

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Glasgow

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
3 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
4 19 (35.19%) Oracle
4 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (29.63%) Java
6 16 (29.63%) PHP
7 14 (25.93%) MariaDB
8 13 (24.07%) SQLite
9 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 12 (22.22%) Perl
9 12 (22.22%) C#
9 12 (22.22%) HTML
10 11 (20.37%) CSS
10 11 (20.37%) Windows
10 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
10 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
10 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
11 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
11 10 (18.52%) Banking
11 10 (18.52%) ITIL
11 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (16.67%) React
12 9 (16.67%) Change Management
12 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (16.67%) Google
12 9 (16.67%) Web Development
12 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
13 8 (14.81%) JIRA

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (14.81%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) WordPress
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) Drupal
3 2 (3.70%) MODX
3 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (5.56%) Akamai
3 3 (5.56%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.70%) Mailgun
4 2 (3.70%) npm
5 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) MariaDB
2 13 (24.07%) SQLite
3 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.41%) Big Data
5 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.85%) DB2
7 1 (1.85%) KDB
7 1 (1.85%) Kdb+
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.81%) JIRA
3 6 (11.11%) Xcode
4 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (18.52%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Applications Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Applications Support
2 11 (20.37%) Applications Support Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) DBA
2 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) React Developer
4 6 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.41%) MySQL DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
8 2 (3.70%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Support
8 2 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) HTML
2 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
2 11 (20.37%) CSS
3 9 (16.67%) React
4 7 (12.96%) CSS3
4 7 (12.96%) HTML5
5 6 (11.11%) Google Maps API
5 6 (11.11%) iOS SDK
5 6 (11.11%) RESTful
5 6 (11.11%) Web Services
6 5 (9.26%) .NET
6 5 (9.26%) SOAP
7 3 (5.56%) LAMP
7 3 (5.56%) Spring
8 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.70%) Node.js
9 1 (1.85%) J2EE
9 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.96%) Clustering
3 7 (12.96%) Fintech
3 7 (12.96%) Replication
4 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
3 10 (18.52%) ITIL
4 9 (16.67%) Change Management
4 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 9 (16.67%) Web Development
5 8 (14.81%) Capacity Management
5 8 (14.81%) Network Management
5 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.96%) Application Performance Management
6 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.96%) Performance Management
7 6 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 5 (9.26%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (7.41%) MVC
10 3 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.63%) Java
3 16 (29.63%) PHP
4 12 (22.22%) C#
4 12 (22.22%) Perl
5 11 (20.37%) Shell Script
6 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 6 (11.11%) Apple Swift
7 6 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 4 (7.41%) Scala
9 3 (5.56%) Java 8
9 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Postfix
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Fail2ban
2 2 (3.70%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) Google
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe
4 2 (3.70%) Lets Encrypt
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds