The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 44 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.86% 1.69% 3.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.23% 8.99% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £325 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £270 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £515 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 65 89 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 20.19% 18.82% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 66 84
Median daily rate £400 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.25 £29.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.84% -33.88%  
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Gloucestershire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Gloucestershire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Gloucestershire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 2 £345 -8.00% 1
Gloucester -2 1 - - 2
MySQL
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Laravel
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) LAMP
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) JSON

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) Laravel
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) LAMP
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) React
6 2 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (35.71%) OO
1 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) VMware