Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 April 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
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 47 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -12
Contract jobs citing MySQL 110 92 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.41% 4.31% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.35% 15.97% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 80 69
Leeds median daily rate £425 £405 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +6.58% +1.33%
10th Percentile £275 £312 £219
90th Percentile £588 £550 £528
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 634 576 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.39% 26.95% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 393 451
Leeds median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £295
90th Percentile £538 £536 £537
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £19.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +5.69% +14.29%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Leeds

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Leeds

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Leeds

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 68 (61.82%) JavaScript
2 63 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (52.73%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (50.91%) Java
4 56 (50.91%) Linux
4 56 (50.91%) Test Automation
5 55 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 54 (49.09%) Node.js
7 52 (47.27%) NoSQL
7 52 (47.27%) Microservices
7 52 (47.27%) Software Engineering
8 50 (45.45%) SQL
9 49 (44.55%) MongoDB
10 47 (42.73%) Jenkins
11 46 (41.82%) Open Source
12 45 (40.91%) BDD
12 45 (40.91%) REST
12 45 (40.91%) TDD
13 41 (37.27%) Red Hat
14 40 (36.36%) JIRA
14 40 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 39 (35.45%) Confluence
15 39 (35.45%) JUnit
16 38 (34.55%) Cucumber
16 38 (34.55%) Slack
17 37 (33.64%) SFIA
18 36 (32.73%) Apache Cassandra
18 36 (32.73%) Scrum
19 35 (31.82%) Kanban
20 33 (30.00%) Jasmine

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 39 (35.45%) Confluence
2 12 (10.91%) Apache
3 5 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.64%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.73%) nginx
5 3 (2.73%) WordPress
6 2 (1.82%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.91%) CMS
7 1 (0.91%) Drupal
7 1 (0.91%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.55%) Slack
2 22 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.36%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (5.45%) CloudFront
4 6 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.73%) Force.com
5 3 (2.73%) IaaS
5 3 (2.73%) Loggly
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (2.73%) Serverless
5 3 (2.73%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.91%) npm
6 1 (0.91%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) HTTP
2 4 (3.64%) SAN
3 3 (2.73%) AMQP
3 3 (2.73%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.82%) Firewall
4 2 (1.82%) LAN
4 2 (1.82%) NAS
4 2 (1.82%) WAN
5 1 (0.91%) SMS
5 1 (0.91%) SNMP
5 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (52.73%) PostgreSQL
2 52 (47.27%) NoSQL
3 49 (44.55%) MongoDB
4 36 (32.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (16.36%) Relational Database
6 17 (15.45%) Apache Hive
7 15 (13.64%) Big Data
7 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 11 (10.00%) Redis
9 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.45%) HBase
9 6 (5.45%) Informix
9 6 (5.45%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.73%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.91%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.91%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 55 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 47 (42.73%) Jenkins
3 40 (36.36%) JIRA
4 39 (35.45%) JUnit
5 38 (34.55%) Cucumber
6 33 (30.00%) Jasmine
7 11 (10.00%) Artifactory
8 9 (8.18%) Maven
9 5 (4.55%) Subversion
9 5 (4.55%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.82%) Mockito
11 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.82%) Selenium
12 1 (0.91%) Bower
12 1 (0.91%) GitLab
12 1 (0.91%) Grunt
12 1 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.91%) Mocha
General
1 7 (6.36%) Games
2 6 (5.45%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Local Government
4 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (37.27%) Developer
2 38 (34.55%) Software Engineer
3 15 (13.64%) Java Engineer
3 15 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.82%) JavaScript Engineer
6 12 (10.91%) PHP Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.45%) DBA
9 6 (5.45%) MySQL Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Tester
11 4 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Automation Tester
11 4 (3.64%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (49.09%) Node.js
2 45 (40.91%) REST
3 29 (26.36%) HTML
4 23 (20.91%) Kafka
4 23 (20.91%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (20.00%) CSS
6 19 (17.27%) Spring
7 18 (16.36%) RESTful
7 18 (16.36%) Spring Boot
8 13 (11.82%) XML
9 12 (10.91%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (10.91%) Spring Batch
9 12 (10.91%) Spring Security
10 11 (10.00%) jQuery
11 7 (6.36%) JSON
11 7 (6.36%) Web Services
12 5 (4.55%) Hibernate
12 5 (4.55%) SOAP
13 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Data Centre
1 8 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.55%) Online Games
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.91%) Fintech
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (50.91%) Linux
2 40 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) Android
4 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.82%) AIX
5 2 (1.82%) Debian
5 2 (1.82%) HPUX
5 2 (1.82%) Solaris
5 2 (1.82%) Windows
6 1 (0.91%) CentOS
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (50.91%) Test Automation
3 52 (47.27%) Microservices
3 52 (47.27%) Software Engineering
4 46 (41.82%) Open Source
5 45 (40.91%) BDD
5 45 (40.91%) TDD
6 37 (33.64%) SFIA
7 36 (32.73%) Scrum
8 35 (31.82%) Kanban
9 32 (29.09%) Mentoring
10 29 (26.36%) Coaching
11 21 (19.09%) Integration Testing
12 19 (17.27%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (14.55%) SDLC
14 13 (11.82%) DevOps
15 12 (10.91%) User Stories
16 10 (9.09%) Web Development
17 8 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (6.36%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.82%) JavaScript
2 56 (50.91%) Java
3 50 (45.45%) SQL
4 33 (30.00%) PHP
5 17 (15.45%) Python
6 15 (13.64%) Ruby
7 10 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 9 (8.18%) Go
9 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.45%) C#
11 4 (3.64%) C++
11 4 (3.64%) Java 8
11 4 (3.64%) Kotlin
12 3 (2.73%) Apex Code
12 3 (2.73%) Scala
12 3 (2.73%) SOQL
13 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.73%) Degree
3 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (10.00%) Docker
2 5 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.73%) KVM
3 3 (2.73%) Varnish
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (20.91%) Puppet
2 21 (19.09%) Terraform
3 12 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (10.00%) Grafana
4 11 (10.00%) Graylog
5 9 (8.18%) Ansible
6 5 (4.55%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.55%) Rancher
7 3 (2.73%) Nagios
7 3 (2.73%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.73%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.82%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.91%) WMI
Vendors
1 41 (37.27%) Red Hat
2 19 (17.27%) Oracle
3 5 (4.55%) Google
3 5 (4.55%) Splunk
4 4 (3.64%) Rackspace
4 4 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.73%) F5
5 3 (2.73%) New Relic
5 3 (2.73%) VMware
6 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.91%) Sencha