Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 80 65
Rank change year-on-year +29 -15 -25
Contract jobs citing MySQL 51 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.76% 1.26% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.79% 6.97% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 37
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £361 £138 £325
90th Percentile £458 £490 £508
East of England median daily rate £445 £450 £447
% change year-on-year -1.11% +0.61% +16.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 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 234 287 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.27% 18.05% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 200 161
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +1.27%
10th Percentile £342 £306 £300
90th Percentile £585 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.86% +50.54% -18.54%
10th Percentile £33.15 £24.56 £16.58
90th Percentile £54.85 £35.00 £30.53
East of England median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +24.00% -20.63% -12.50%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +9 23 £375 -6.25% 5
Hemel Hempstead +7 13 £450 +19.84% 1
St Albans - 7 £438 - 3
Hatfield -1 1 £475 +5.56% 2
Stevenage -4 1 £500 +49.25% 2
Hitchin - 1 £400 -
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 31 (60.78%) PHP
2 27 (52.94%) MVC
3 26 (50.98%) Linux
4 23 (45.10%) HTML
5 19 (37.25%) CSS
5 19 (37.25%) LAMP
5 19 (37.25%) Relational Database
6 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 18 (35.29%) AWS
7 17 (33.33%) OO
7 17 (33.33%) Apache
8 16 (31.37%) jQuery
8 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
9 15 (29.41%) Laravel
9 15 (29.41%) React
9 15 (29.41%) Scrum
9 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
10 14 (27.45%) Web Services
11 13 (25.49%) Azure
11 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
11 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
12 12 (23.53%) Coaching
12 12 (23.53%) DevOps
13 11 (21.57%) Performance Analysis
13 11 (21.57%) GCP
13 11 (21.57%) Terraform
13 11 (21.57%) HTML5
13 11 (21.57%) Python
13 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
14 10 (19.61%) Java

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 17 (33.33%) Apache
2 9 (17.65%) nginx
2 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 3 (5.88%) CMS
4 3 (5.88%) Drupal
4 3 (5.88%) SilverStripe
4 3 (5.88%) WordPress
5 2 (3.92%) JBoss
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) AWS
2 13 (25.49%) Azure
3 11 (21.57%) GCP
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (7.84%) Datadog
5 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.92%) SaaS
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) HTTP
2 6 (11.76%) Broadband
3 3 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) Relational Database
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (17.65%) BigQuery
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (7.84%) Redis
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.92%) DB2
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) RSpec
3 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.65%) Games
1 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 10 (19.61%) DBA
4 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Magento Developer
6 5 (9.80%) MySQL DBA
7 4 (7.84%) Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.88%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.92%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Oracle SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 19 (37.25%) CSS
2 19 (37.25%) LAMP
3 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
3 16 (31.37%) jQuery
4 15 (29.41%) Laravel
4 15 (29.41%) React
5 14 (27.45%) Web Services
6 11 (21.57%) HTML5
7 9 (17.65%) LEMP Stack
8 8 (15.69%) XHTML
8 8 (15.69%) XSL
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Core
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.84%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (7.84%) Middleware
9 4 (7.84%) Node.js
9 4 (7.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.84%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.96%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) AIX
3 2 (3.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) MVC
2 17 (33.33%) OO
3 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 15 (29.41%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
5 12 (23.53%) Coaching
5 12 (23.53%) DevOps
6 11 (21.57%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (19.61%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
8 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 9 (17.65%) Demand Forecasting
8 9 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 9 (17.65%) Kanban
8 9 (17.65%) OO PHP
8 9 (17.65%) Open Source
9 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.76%) Cryptography
11 5 (9.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) PHP
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.57%) Python
4 10 (19.61%) Java
5 9 (17.65%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.84%) C#
7 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) Clojure
8 1 (1.96%) Groovy
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Terraform
2 9 (17.65%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.96%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Zend
3 5 (9.80%) hybris
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) Percona
5 3 (5.88%) Virgin Media
6 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.96%) Talend