Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 40 45
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing MySQL 41 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.62% 3.95% 3.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.58% 18.21% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 43
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £444 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +36.54% -12.16%
10th Percentile £325 £339 £240
90th Percentile £590 £555 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - -60.24% +66.00%

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 302 302 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.30% 21.71% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 179 166
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £311 £263 £245
90th Percentile £576 £528 £531
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £28.54 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.05% +90.27% -25.00%
10th Percentile £15.38 £14.96 £11.25
90th Percentile £19.00 £41.75 £48.00
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -21.33% +17.19% +12.28%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -15 16 £463 +15.63% 1
Rickmansworth - 5 £525 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £350 -
Stevenage -9 2 - -
St Albans -4 1 £463 - 1
Hertford - 1 £313 - 3
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) PHP
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (39.02%) HTML
5 15 (36.59%) CSS
5 15 (36.59%) LAMP
6 14 (34.15%) Unix
7 13 (31.71%) Solaris
7 13 (31.71%) Apache
7 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
8 12 (29.27%) Ansible
8 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
9 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
9 11 (26.83%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (26.83%) MVC
10 10 (24.39%) Docker
10 10 (24.39%) DevOps
11 9 (21.95%) LEMP Stack
11 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (21.95%) Python
11 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
11 9 (21.95%) Java
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle
12 8 (19.51%) DB2
12 8 (19.51%) SQL
12 8 (19.51%) Scrum
12 8 (19.51%) Subversion
12 8 (19.51%) Symfony

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 13 (31.71%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (17.07%) Confluence
2 7 (17.07%) nginx
3 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.76%) MQSeries
4 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
5 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.88%) IIS
7 1 (2.44%) CMS
7 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) HipChat
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Magento
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
2 11 (26.83%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (19.51%) DB2
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
4 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Subversion
3 7 (17.07%) Bitbucket
3 7 (17.07%) JIRA
4 6 (14.63%) Maven
5 5 (12.20%) JUnit
5 5 (12.20%) Mockito
6 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
6 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.76%) Log4j
6 4 (9.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (9.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
7 3 (7.32%) Mercurial
7 3 (7.32%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (4.88%) Babel
8 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.88%) Gradle
8 2 (4.88%) Grunt
General
1 7 (17.07%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) PHP Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Magento Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) HTML
2 15 (36.59%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) LAMP
3 9 (21.95%) LEMP Stack
4 8 (19.51%) Laravel
4 8 (19.51%) Symfony
5 7 (17.07%) JSON
5 7 (17.07%) Spring
5 7 (17.07%) Web Services
5 7 (17.07%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
6 6 (14.63%) boto
7 5 (12.20%) LESS
7 5 (12.20%) Sass
7 5 (12.20%) Spring Boot
7 5 (12.20%) XHTML
8 4 (9.76%) JDBC
8 4 (9.76%) JMS
8 4 (9.76%) JSP
8 4 (9.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Unix
3 13 (31.71%) Solaris
4 4 (9.76%) HPUX
5 2 (4.88%) Windows
6 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
2 11 (26.83%) MVC
3 10 (24.39%) DevOps
4 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.07%) OO
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) Web Development
7 5 (12.20%) ETL
8 4 (9.76%) Dependency Management
8 4 (9.76%) DNA
8 4 (9.76%) Kanban
8 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
8 4 (9.76%) Open Source
8 4 (9.76%) RAD
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) PHP
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) PHP 5
6 3 (7.32%) PHP 7
7 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.88%) ES6
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Scala
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) HND
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Ansible
2 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (19.51%) Puppet
3 7 (17.07%) Kubernetes
4 6 (14.63%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (14.63%) Mesos
4 6 (14.63%) Rancher
5 1 (2.44%) Terraform
5 1 (2.44%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Zend
3 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
4 6 (14.63%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) Talend
6 2 (4.88%) Sonatype
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) hybris
7 1 (2.44%) Intershop