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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Rank 41 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 48 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.72% 3.44% 4.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.08% 14.50% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 30
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year +6.87% -26.26%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 281 331 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.66% 23.74% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 241 245
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Leeds

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (58.06%) Linux
3 49 (52.69%) Java
3 49 (52.69%) MongoDB
4 46 (49.46%) JavaScript
5 44 (47.31%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (39.78%) PHP
6 37 (39.78%) Git (software)
7 34 (36.56%) HTML
8 31 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 30 (32.26%) CSS
10 28 (30.11%) Scrum
10 28 (30.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (29.03%) Kanban
11 27 (29.03%) Jenkins
12 25 (26.88%) NoSQL
12 25 (26.88%) Apache
13 24 (25.81%) Red Hat
13 24 (25.81%) Node.js
14 23 (24.73%) TDD
15 21 (22.58%) LAMP
15 21 (22.58%) Python
15 21 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
16 20 (21.51%) Ansible
16 20 (21.51%) DevOps
16 20 (21.51%) Puppet
16 20 (21.51%) REST
16 20 (21.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (21.51%) Open Source
17 18 (19.35%) Configuration Management

MySQL
Top Related 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 25 (26.88%) Apache
2 11 (11.83%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.45%) Apache Pig
4 5 (5.38%) CMS
4 5 (5.38%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.23%) Plone
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.23%) SilverStripe
5 3 (3.23%) WordPress
6 2 (2.15%) Confluence
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (7.53%) IaaS
3 5 (5.38%) Loggly
3 5 (5.38%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.15%) Slack
5 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) HTTP
2 12 (12.90%) Internet
3 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.38%) DNS
4 5 (5.38%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.30%) AMQP
5 4 (4.30%) Network Security
6 3 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (52.69%) MongoDB
2 44 (47.31%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (30.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (26.88%) NoSQL
5 12 (12.90%) Hadoop
6 11 (11.83%) HBase
7 10 (10.75%) Relational Database
8 7 (7.53%) Apache Hive
8 7 (7.53%) Big Data
9 6 (6.45%) Redis
10 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (4.30%) Riak
12 2 (2.15%) Informix
12 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
13 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.08%) GIS
13 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (39.78%) Git (software)
2 27 (29.03%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.20%) JUnit
4 15 (16.13%) Jasmine
5 7 (7.53%) Grunt
5 7 (7.53%) Maven
6 6 (6.45%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.38%) JIRA
8 3 (3.23%) Subversion
9 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.15%) Gatling
9 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (3.23%) Advertising
1 3 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Games
2 1 (1.08%) iGaming
2 1 (1.08%) Legal
2 1 (1.08%) Marketing
2 1 (1.08%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Developer
2 22 (23.66%) Java Developer
2 22 (23.66%) PHP Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Architect
4 9 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (7.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Technical Architect
5 7 (7.53%) WebOps Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.56%) HTML
2 30 (32.26%) CSS
3 24 (25.81%) Node.js
4 21 (22.58%) LAMP
5 20 (21.51%) REST
6 17 (18.28%) HTML5
7 14 (15.05%) CSS3
8 11 (11.83%) Spring
8 11 (11.83%) Web Services
9 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
9 10 (10.75%) JSON
9 10 (10.75%) Symfony
10 8 (8.60%) XML
11 7 (7.53%) Ajax
11 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
11 7 (7.53%) Django
11 7 (7.53%) jQuery
11 7 (7.53%) Play Framework
11 7 (7.53%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (6.45%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Replication
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Clustering
3 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.15%) RIA
3 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (58.06%) Linux
2 20 (21.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.60%) Windows
4 5 (5.38%) CoreOS
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.15%) Unix
6 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 28 (30.11%) Scrum
4 27 (29.03%) Kanban
5 23 (24.73%) TDD
6 20 (21.51%) DevOps
6 20 (21.51%) Open Source
7 18 (19.35%) Configuration Management
8 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.90%) BDD
10 10 (10.75%) High Availability
10 10 (10.75%) Microservices
10 10 (10.75%) User Stories
11 9 (9.68%) Automated Testing
11 9 (9.68%) SDLC
11 9 (9.68%) Web Development
12 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.60%) MVC
13 7 (7.53%) Web Operations
14 6 (6.45%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) Java
2 46 (49.46%) JavaScript
3 37 (39.78%) PHP
4 21 (22.58%) Python
5 15 (16.13%) Ruby
6 13 (13.98%) SQL
7 9 (9.68%) Scala
8 8 (8.60%) Go
9 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.08%) C#
10 1 (1.08%) C++
10 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.30%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) OCP
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) HDFS
2 6 (6.45%) Docker
3 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.38%) VirtualBox
3 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (21.51%) Ansible
2 20 (21.51%) Puppet
3 16 (17.20%) Salt
4 11 (11.83%) Nagios
5 6 (6.45%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (5.38%) Kubernetes
6 5 (5.38%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.15%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.08%) Graphite
8 1 (1.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Red Hat
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle
3 13 (13.98%) SaltStack
4 9 (9.68%) Google
4 9 (9.68%) Rackspace
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.53%) Splunk
7 6 (6.45%) Zend
8 5 (5.38%) Hortonworks
8 5 (5.38%) New Relic
8 5 (5.38%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day 6 months initially likely to extend
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £340 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday