Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 January 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 66 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 -24 +9
Contract jobs citing MySQL 25 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.72% 2.33% 4.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.88% 11.18% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 19
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +2.78% +35.34%
10th Percentile £305 £325 £297
90th Percentile £490 £668 £545
East of England median daily rate £450 £410 £395
% change year-on-year +9.76% +3.80% +6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 - £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 - £16.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 253 322 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.42% 20.81% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 170 144
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.17% +1.30%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
East of England median daily rate £444 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +7.58% +10.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £26.49 £19.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.39% -57.78% +200.00%
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -53.69% -0.67% +2.26%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford 0 6 £318 -31.24% 7
Stevenage -5 4 £335 -
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 £300 -14.29% 2
Hatfield - 2 - -
Hertford - 1 £350 - 1
Letchworth - 1 - - 1
Harpenden - 1 £375 - 1
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (20.00%) XML
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Apache
4 5 (20.00%) LAN
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) WCAG
5 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) IIS
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) Sun
5 4 (16.00%) Internet

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.00%) Magento
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Akamai
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) Datadog
3 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (8.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) SSH
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.00%) MariaDB
5 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) Redis
6 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) Checkstyle
2 1 (4.00%) Cobertura
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Gradle
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (8.00%) MIS Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) LAMP
6 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
6 2 (8.00%) XSL
7 1 (4.00%) boto
7 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Handset
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) Web Development
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Service Management
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.00%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (12.00%) Analytics
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.00%) LPIC
4 1 (4.00%) RHCE
4 1 (4.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) WCAG
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Squid
2 2 (8.00%) Varnish
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (8.00%) SELinux
3 2 (8.00%) Terraform
3 2 (8.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (4.00%) Hyperic
4 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.00%) Mesos
4 1 (4.00%) Rancher
4 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (16.00%) Sun
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Arista
5 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) CA
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.00%) Unisys
5 2 (8.00%) Zend
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Sonatype