Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 21 January 2018 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 +6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.06% 2.20% 5.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.91% 15.63% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Guildford median daily rate £390 £475 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +79.25% -16.54%
10th Percentile £369 £343 £233
90th Percentile £442 £488 £273
Surrey median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Guildford median hourly rate - - £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £48.75 - £40.00

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 Guildford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 55 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 28.06% 14.10% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 25
Guildford median daily rate £500 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.14% +13.85% -4.41%
10th Percentile £363 £281 £237
90th Percentile £588 £549 £575
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 £22.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.00% -44.03% +14.29%
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £19.58 £48.00
% change year-on-year +129.89% -59.22% +6.67%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Guildford

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Guildford

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) SMS
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (33.33%) RSpec
3 2 (33.33%) Fintech
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) Drupal
3 2 (33.33%) WordPress
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) RSpec
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) phpspec
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA