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 3 months to 25 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 66 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 0.71% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.87% 2.62% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £345 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +60.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +42.85% +54.65%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 174 191 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 26.65% 27.29% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 124 108
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 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 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) REST
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) React
4 5 (41.67%) Angular 2
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Adobe
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) CMS
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (16.67%) Java EE
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (16.67%) Content Management
7 2 (16.67%) Web Design
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Sling
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Felix
7 2 (16.67%) JSTL

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 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Market Data Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) REST
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Angular 2
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) React
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Felix
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Sling
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) JRuby
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) JSTL
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) Servlets
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) MVC
1 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Groovy
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore