Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 73 90
Rank change year-on-year -15 +17 -12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 8 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.62% 1.25% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 4.62% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £406 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +36.55% -54.23%
10th Percentile £319 £375 £220
90th Percentile £369 £431 £390
Scotland median daily rate £375 £369 £310
% change year-on-year +1.69% +18.95% -48.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £44.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £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 329 303 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.33% 27.13% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 153 230
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +7.41% -3.57%
10th Percentile £276 £260 £213
90th Percentile £500 £471 £464
Scotland median daily rate £389 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.07% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £107.00 £44.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.45% +14.84% -
10th Percentile £12.77 £43.25 £16.33
90th Percentile £195.00 £45.75 £66.58
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.59% +69.00% -9.09%

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 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 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 3 (37.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Network Management
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) COBIT

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 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) UML
1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) DSDM
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) RUP
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) EnterpriseDB