Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 2019 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
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 95 85
Rank change year-on-year +56 -10 +7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 75 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.94% 1.58% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.52% 5.54% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 8
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.53% -3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £229 £296
90th Percentile £630 £425 £403
Scotland median daily rate £456 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +21.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 428 505 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.18% 28.58% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 282 155
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £290
90th Percentile £588 £550 £454
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £30.00 £21.45 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.84% -88.71% -
10th Percentile £17.21 £10.06 £84.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.63 £195.00
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £24.38 £43.39
% change year-on-year +12.82% -43.82% +20.53%

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 24 July 2019.

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 24 July 2019, 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 48 (64.00%) Linux
2 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 39 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (49.33%) MariaDB
5 36 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (42.67%) SC Cleared
7 31 (41.33%) Microservices
7 31 (41.33%) Terraform
8 29 (38.67%) CentOS
9 28 (37.33%) Mentoring
10 27 (36.00%) DevOps
11 25 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
12 21 (28.00%) SQL
13 20 (26.67%) Java
13 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
14 19 (25.33%) Bash Shell
15 18 (24.00%) Spring
15 18 (24.00%) Python
16 16 (21.33%) HTML
16 16 (21.33%) CSS
16 16 (21.33%) TDD
16 16 (21.33%) JIRA
16 16 (21.33%) Confluence
16 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (21.33%) Puppet
16 16 (21.33%) RESTful
16 16 (21.33%) Ansible
16 16 (21.33%) SonarQube
16 16 (21.33%) Spring Boot

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 16 (21.33%) Confluence
2 5 (6.67%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.33%) MODX
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 39 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (14.67%) Google Docs
3 11 (14.67%) Slack
4 1 (1.33%) Akamai
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (49.33%) MariaDB
2 15 (20.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 15 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (18.67%) RDBMS
3 14 (18.67%) Relational Database
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.33%) Big Data
8 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.33%) Presto
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) JIRA
2 16 (21.33%) SonarQube
3 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.33%) PyCharm
General
1 3 (4.00%) Banking
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (21.33%) Lead DevOps
4 15 (20.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 14 (18.67%) Lead Developer
6 10 (13.33%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (9.33%) DBA
8 7 (9.33%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (8.00%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Architect
10 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Database Architect
11 4 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (4.00%) Consultant
12 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
13 2 (2.67%) Data Architect
13 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 2 (2.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) Spring
2 16 (21.33%) CSS
2 16 (21.33%) HTML
2 16 (21.33%) RESTful
2 16 (21.33%) Spring Boot
3 15 (20.00%) LDAP
4 7 (9.33%) jQuery
5 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.33%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (2.67%) LAMP
7 2 (2.67%) Laravel
7 2 (2.67%) LESS
7 2 (2.67%) REST
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.67%) Sass
8 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.33%) Java EE
8 1 (1.33%) JSON
8 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.00%) Clustering
2 3 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.00%) Replication
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.00%) Linux
2 29 (38.67%) CentOS
3 14 (18.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.33%) Microservices
3 28 (37.33%) Mentoring
4 27 (36.00%) DevOps
5 25 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
6 16 (21.33%) TDD
7 15 (20.00%) OWASP
8 14 (18.67%) Service Management
9 13 (17.33%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure as Code
9 13 (17.33%) ITSM
10 12 (16.00%) Data Modelling
11 11 (14.67%) Coaching
11 11 (14.67%) SOA
12 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
13 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (8.00%) Web Development
15 4 (5.33%) SEO
16 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 3 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 20 (26.67%) Java
4 19 (25.33%) Bash Shell
5 18 (24.00%) Python
6 15 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 15 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 13 (17.33%) PHP
8 4 (5.33%) PHP 5
8 4 (5.33%) PHP 7
9 2 (2.67%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) Java 8
10 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.33%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (42.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) NCSC
1 15 (20.00%) NIST
2 4 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 31 (41.33%) Terraform
2 16 (21.33%) Ansible
2 16 (21.33%) Packer
2 16 (21.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Splunk
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 11 (14.67%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Apple
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) Sybase