Period
to 18 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 84 72
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12 +16
Contract jobs citing MySQL 52 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.03% 0.72% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.58% 2.95% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 5
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -15.63% +25.00%
10th Percentile £298 £319 £353
90th Percentile £450 £412 £431
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +17.19%
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 449 305 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.15% 24.36% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 165 138
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.47% +7.78%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £257
90th Percentile £543 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +38.57% -44.05%
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.52% -21.89% +69.00%

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 December 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 December 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 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 28 (53.85%) Linux
3 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 19 (36.54%) Oracle
5 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (32.69%) Java
7 16 (30.77%) MariaDB
8 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 13 (25.00%) PHP
10 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 12 (23.08%) Perl
10 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
11 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
11 11 (21.15%) Windows
11 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
12 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (19.23%) C#
12 10 (19.23%) ITIL
12 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
13 9 (17.31%) Problem Management
13 9 (17.31%) SQLite
13 9 (17.31%) Change Management
14 8 (15.38%) SLA
14 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
14 8 (15.38%) Network Management
14 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (15.38%) Capacity Management
15 7 (13.46%) Application Performance Management

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 7 (13.46%) Confluence
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) MODX
4 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Akamai
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Mailgun
3 1 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MariaDB
2 9 (17.31%) SQLite
3 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.69%) Big Data
5 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) DB2
7 1 (1.92%) KDB
7 1 (1.92%) Kdb+
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) JIRA
3 5 (9.62%) Xcode
4 1 (1.92%) Grunt
4 1 (1.92%) gulp
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 7 (13.46%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) DBA
3 11 (21.15%) Applications Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Applications Support
3 11 (21.15%) Applications Support Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (9.62%) iOS Developer
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.69%) MySQL DBA
6 4 (7.69%) React Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
2 7 (13.46%) CSS
3 6 (11.54%) HTML
3 6 (11.54%) React
4 5 (9.62%) Google Maps API
4 5 (9.62%) iOS SDK
4 5 (9.62%) RESTful
4 5 (9.62%) SOAP
4 5 (9.62%) Web Services
5 4 (7.69%) .NET
5 4 (7.69%) CSS3
5 4 (7.69%) HTML5
6 3 (5.77%) Spring
7 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.92%) J2SE
8 1 (1.92%) JMS
8 1 (1.92%) LAMP
8 1 (1.92%) Memcached
8 1 (1.92%) Node.js
8 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (13.46%) Clustering
2 7 (13.46%) Replication
3 4 (7.69%) Fintech
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
3 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (17.31%) Change Management
4 9 (17.31%) Problem Management
5 8 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 8 (15.38%) Network Management
6 7 (13.46%) Application Performance Management
6 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
6 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (13.46%) Performance Management
7 6 (11.54%) Web Development
8 5 (9.62%) iOS Development
8 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.62%) MVC
8 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.00%) PHP
5 12 (23.08%) Perl
5 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 10 (19.23%) C#
7 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.62%) Apple Swift
8 5 (9.62%) Objective-C
9 4 (7.69%) Scala
10 3 (5.77%) Java 8
10 3 (5.77%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
1 1 (1.92%) Postfix
1 1 (1.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Ansible
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Fail2ban
2 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.92%) Nagios
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Dell
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds