The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 19 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.83% 2.75% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 17.65% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £390 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year +6.87% -26.26%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 24 17 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 22.64% 15.60% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 28
Median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £188 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £1,846 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Gloucester.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Gloucester

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Struts
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (40.00%) HTML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Anypoint
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (20.00%) Mule
3 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Database Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Struts
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) RAML
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM