Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 July 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 East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.74% 3.94% 3.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.64% 13.96% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 19
Kent median daily rate £288 £408 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.45% -18.50% +96.08%
10th Percentile £236 £289 £449
90th Percentile £383 £483 £519
South East median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.00 £44.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.79% +79.00% -50.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 110 222 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 20.26% 28.21% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 149 90
Kent median daily rate £338 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.46% +15.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £201 £255 £268
90th Percentile £423 £675 £519
South East median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Kent median hourly rate £62.00 - £11.50
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £38.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -48.26% +52.00% +21.95%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Kent

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Kent

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Kent over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Kent

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Kent

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Maidstone -7 1 £250 -52.38% 1
Gravesend - 1 £413 -
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) JSON

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Production DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL