Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 66 50
Rank change year-on-year +23 -16 +20
Contract jobs citing MySQL 106 78 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.75% 2.97% 3.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 11.66% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 66 67
Leeds median daily rate £420 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -12.94% +31.78%
10th Percentile £313 £238 £250
90th Percentile £645 £475 £675
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £358 £425
% change year-on-year +11.89% -15.88% +34.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leeds median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 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 583 669 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.12% 25.47% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 473 631
Leeds median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £296 £281
90th Percentile £538 £527 £515
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -17.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £24.50 £13.20 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +21.07% +9.38%

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 18 November 2017.

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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.66%) Software Engineering
3 56 (52.83%) Java
4 55 (51.89%) TDD
5 50 (47.17%) JavaScript
5 50 (47.17%) Git (software)
6 45 (42.45%) MongoDB
7 43 (40.57%) Node.js
8 39 (36.79%) Microservices
8 39 (36.79%) Linux
9 37 (34.91%) NoSQL
10 36 (33.96%) Oracle
11 35 (33.02%) HTML
12 34 (32.08%) PHP
12 34 (32.08%) SQL
13 32 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
13 32 (30.19%) Spring
14 31 (29.25%) Hibernate
14 31 (29.25%) JIRA
14 31 (29.25%) Jenkins
15 28 (26.42%) DevOps
15 28 (26.42%) REST
15 28 (26.42%) Open Source
15 28 (26.42%) CSS
16 27 (25.47%) BDD
17 26 (24.53%) Confluence
17 26 (24.53%) Test Automation
17 26 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 24 (22.64%) Slack
19 23 (21.70%) Apache Cassandra

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 26 (24.53%) Confluence
2 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.72%) WordPress
3 3 (2.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) JBoss
3 3 (2.83%) nginx
4 2 (1.89%) Drupal
4 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.89%) SAS
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.94%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.64%) Slack
2 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.72%) IaaS
4 3 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.83%) Loggly
4 3 (2.83%) Serverless
4 3 (2.83%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.89%) GitHub
5 2 (1.89%) PaaS
5 2 (1.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) HTTP
2 3 (2.83%) Firewall
2 3 (2.83%) SSH
3 2 (1.89%) LDAP
3 2 (1.89%) SMS
4 1 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.94%) FTP
4 1 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (42.45%) MongoDB
2 37 (34.91%) NoSQL
3 32 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (21.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.83%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.83%) Redis
8 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.94%) Big Data
9 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.94%) DB2
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (47.17%) Git (software)
2 31 (29.25%) Jenkins
2 31 (29.25%) JIRA
3 21 (19.81%) Cucumber
4 20 (18.87%) Jasmine
5 18 (16.98%) JUnit
6 12 (11.32%) Maven
7 7 (6.60%) gulp
8 6 (5.66%) PHPUnit
9 5 (4.72%) Vagrant
10 4 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (2.83%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.89%) Babel
12 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.89%) Grunt
12 2 (1.89%) Subversion
13 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.94%) git-flow
13 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Marketing
3 6 (5.66%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (66.98%) Developer
2 36 (33.96%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.81%) PHP Developer
3 21 (19.81%) Software Engineer
4 13 (12.26%) Java Engineer
4 13 (12.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (8.49%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (6.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Agile Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Magento Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (3.77%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (2.83%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (2.83%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.57%) Node.js
2 35 (33.02%) HTML
3 32 (30.19%) Spring
4 31 (29.25%) Hibernate
5 28 (26.42%) CSS
5 28 (26.42%) REST
6 15 (14.15%) React
7 14 (13.21%) AngularJS
8 13 (12.26%) Web Services
9 11 (10.38%) HTML5
10 10 (9.43%) CSS3
11 9 (8.49%) JSON
11 9 (8.49%) Spring Boot
12 6 (5.66%) Laravel
12 6 (5.66%) Symfony
13 5 (4.72%) jQuery
14 4 (3.77%) LAMP
14 4 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (3.77%) RESTful
14 4 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.83%) Clustering
4 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.79%) Linux
2 26 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.66%) Software Engineering
3 55 (51.89%) TDD
4 39 (36.79%) Microservices
5 28 (26.42%) DevOps
5 28 (26.42%) Open Source
6 27 (25.47%) BDD
7 26 (24.53%) Test Automation
8 22 (20.75%) SFIA
9 18 (16.98%) Coaching
9 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
10 17 (16.04%) Kanban
10 17 (16.04%) Scrum
11 12 (11.32%) MVC
11 12 (11.32%) SDLC
12 11 (10.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (10.38%) Integration Testing
12 11 (10.38%) OO
13 9 (8.49%) Web Development
14 8 (7.55%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.83%) Java
2 50 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.08%) PHP
3 34 (32.08%) SQL
4 15 (14.15%) Python
5 10 (9.43%) Go
6 9 (8.49%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.66%) Perl
8 5 (4.72%) Ruby
9 4 (3.77%) C++
9 4 (3.77%) PHP 5
9 4 (3.77%) PHP 7
10 3 (2.83%) C#
10 3 (2.83%) Groovy
10 3 (2.83%) Scala
10 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.89%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.89%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.89%) CCDP
2 2 (1.89%) CCNP
2 2 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.89%) CISM
2 2 (1.89%) CISSP
2 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.89%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Docker
2 3 (2.83%) Xen
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.89%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.60%) Puppet
2 7 (6.60%) Terraform
3 6 (5.66%) Rancher
4 3 (2.83%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.83%) Nagios
4 3 (2.83%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.83%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.94%) Ansible
5 1 (0.94%) Grafana
5 1 (0.94%) Graylog
Vendors
1 36 (33.96%) Oracle
2 21 (19.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.72%) Google
3 5 (4.72%) Splunk
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.83%) New Relic
4 3 (2.83%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.89%) Cisco