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 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 81 60
Rank change year-on-year +46 -21  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 60 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.55% 2.00% 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.81% 8.60% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 19 37
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £213 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £480 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

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 252 349 463
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.29% 23.24% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 255 338
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -8.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 60 (55.05%) Java
1 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.95%) NoSQL
3 48 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 48 (44.04%) HTML
4 44 (40.37%) MongoDB
5 41 (37.61%) TDD
6 40 (36.70%) Linux
7 39 (35.78%) Software Engineering
7 39 (35.78%) Git (software)
8 37 (33.94%) Spring
8 37 (33.94%) CSS
9 36 (33.03%) Open Source
10 33 (30.28%) Hibernate
11 31 (28.44%) Python
12 30 (27.52%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (25.69%) JIRA
13 28 (25.69%) SQL
13 28 (25.69%) REST
13 28 (25.69%) DevOps
14 27 (24.77%) PHP
14 27 (24.77%) Greenfield Project
15 26 (23.85%) Oracle
16 22 (20.18%) Microservices
17 20 (18.35%) Test Automation
18 18 (16.51%) Jenkins
18 18 (16.51%) High Availability
19 17 (15.60%) Node.js
19 17 (15.60%) Apache Cassandra
19 17 (15.60%) BDD

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 16 (14.68%) Apache
2 13 (11.93%) Confluence
3 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.75%) WordPress
6 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.83%) CMS
6 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.83%) Plone
6 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.83%) SilverStripe
6 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.92%) JBoss
7 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.09%) Slack
2 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.67%) IaaS
4 3 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.92%) Loggly
5 1 (0.92%) PaaS
5 1 (0.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) HTTP
2 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.50%) Firewall
4 3 (2.75%) Internet
5 2 (1.83%) Intranet
5 2 (1.83%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.92%) DNS
6 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.95%) NoSQL
2 44 (40.37%) MongoDB
3 30 (27.52%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (15.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (9.17%) CouchDB
6 7 (6.42%) Couchbase
6 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.75%) DB2
9 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.75%) HBase
10 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.83%) Big Data
10 2 (1.83%) Redis
11 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.92%) GIS
11 1 (0.92%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.92%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (35.78%) Git (software)
2 28 (25.69%) JIRA
3 18 (16.51%) Jenkins
4 15 (13.76%) JUnit
5 11 (10.09%) Cucumber
6 9 (8.26%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.59%) Maven
7 5 (4.59%) PHPUnit
8 4 (3.67%) Selenium
9 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.75%) Grunt
9 3 (2.75%) JMeter
10 2 (1.83%) Gatling
10 2 (1.83%) GitLab
10 2 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.83%) Subversion
10 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.92%) GCC
11 1 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (1.83%) Finance
1 2 (1.83%) Marketing
2 1 (0.92%) Banking
2 1 (0.92%) Games
2 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (69.72%) Developer
2 40 (36.70%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.60%) PHP Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Python Developer
5 9 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Architect
7 7 (6.42%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.67%) MongoDB Developer
10 4 (3.67%) MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.75%) JavaScript Engineer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Engineer
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
11 3 (2.75%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.04%) HTML
2 37 (33.94%) CSS
2 37 (33.94%) Spring
3 33 (30.28%) Hibernate
4 28 (25.69%) REST
5 17 (15.60%) Node.js
6 16 (14.68%) HTML5
6 16 (14.68%) LAMP
7 11 (10.09%) CSS3
7 11 (10.09%) SOAP
8 10 (9.17%) Grails
8 10 (9.17%) JSON
8 10 (9.17%) Symfony
8 10 (9.17%) Web Services
9 8 (7.34%) jQuery
9 8 (7.34%) XML
10 7 (6.42%) Laravel
10 7 (6.42%) RESTful
11 6 (5.50%) Django
11 6 (5.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.92%) BYOD
3 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.92%) Replication
3 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.70%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) CentOS
4 1 (0.92%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (37.61%) TDD
3 39 (35.78%) Software Engineering
4 36 (33.03%) Open Source
5 28 (25.69%) DevOps
6 22 (20.18%) Microservices
7 20 (18.35%) Test Automation
8 18 (16.51%) High Availability
9 17 (15.60%) BDD
9 17 (15.60%) Configuration Management
9 17 (15.60%) OO
10 16 (14.68%) SDLC
11 15 (13.76%) OOP
12 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.09%) Scrum
13 10 (9.17%) Kanban
13 10 (9.17%) Pair Programming
13 10 (9.17%) Web Development
14 9 (8.26%) MVC
15 7 (6.42%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.05%) Java
2 48 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.44%) Python
4 28 (25.69%) SQL
5 27 (24.77%) PHP
6 13 (11.93%) Ruby
7 10 (9.17%) Groovy
7 10 (9.17%) Perl
8 7 (6.42%) Go
9 6 (5.50%) Scala
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.92%) C++
11 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) Degree
1 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.92%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.92%) CCDP
3 1 (0.92%) CCNP
3 1 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.92%) CISM
3 1 (0.92%) CISSP
3 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Docker
2 3 (2.75%) HDFS
3 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.92%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (14.68%) Puppet
2 15 (13.76%) Ansible
3 13 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (10.09%) Salt
5 3 (2.75%) Nagios
6 2 (1.83%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.92%) Graphite
7 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.92%) Opsview
7 1 (0.92%) Terraform
7 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle
2 14 (12.84%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.42%) Zend
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.59%) Google
5 5 (4.59%) Rackspace
5 5 (4.59%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.67%) Splunk
7 2 (1.83%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco
8 1 (0.92%) New Relic
8 1 (0.92%) VMware
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