Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 40 93
Rank change year-on-year -17 +53 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 73 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.47% 4.91% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.50% 17.59% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 43 23
Median daily rate £333 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.50% +37.93% +3.57%
10th Percentile £182 £260 £241
90th Percentile £453 £623 £425
Scotland median daily rate £513 £488 £363
% change year-on-year +5.13% +34.48% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
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 120 415 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.64% 27.91% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 238 284
Median daily rate £400 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £319
90th Percentile £525 £588 £550
Scotland median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £20.36 £30.00 £21.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.15% +39.84% -88.71%
10th Percentile £20.18 £17.21 £10.06
90th Percentile £20.53 £35.00 £34.63
Median hourly rate £20.36 £27.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year -25.98% +12.82% -46.20%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Glasgow

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for MySQL in Glasgow

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Glasgow over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MySQL in Glasgow

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for MySQL in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) MariaDB
3 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 3 (33.33%) Terraform
3 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) GitHub
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Gatling
4 2 (22.22%) Laravel
4 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber

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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (11.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (11.11%) HeidiSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Gatling
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Laravel
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) e-Health
1 1 (11.11%) LIMS
1 1 (11.11%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ePrescribing
3 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP 7
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 3 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) cPanel
2 1 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (11.11%) Packer
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Zend