Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 41 86
Rank change year-on-year -11 +45 -26
Contract jobs citing MySQL 117 114 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.63% 5.26% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.67% 20.80% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 110 62
Leeds median daily rate £400 £406 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +20.37% -10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £318 £213
90th Percentile £576 £554 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -13.33%
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 662 548 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.20% 25.27% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 378 532
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £308 £300
90th Percentile £538 £507 £527
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Leeds median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £15.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +24.22% -22.56%
10th Percentile £12.80 £17.30 £14.43
90th Percentile £33.45 £24.50 £15.96
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year +26.32% +18.09% -18.53%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 77 (65.81%) JavaScript
2 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (41.88%) Java
4 46 (39.32%) PHP
4 46 (39.32%) TDD
4 46 (39.32%) MongoDB
5 45 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (37.61%) Git (software)
6 44 (37.61%) Test Automation
7 43 (36.75%) Linux
8 42 (35.90%) NoSQL
8 42 (35.90%) Microservices
9 41 (35.04%) JIRA
9 41 (35.04%) SQL
10 40 (34.19%) Node.js
11 38 (32.48%) Software Engineering
12 37 (31.62%) HTML
12 37 (31.62%) Open Source
13 36 (30.77%) Confluence
13 36 (30.77%) REST
14 32 (27.35%) CSS
15 31 (26.50%) JUnit
15 31 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (24.79%) Puppet
16 29 (24.79%) Scrum
17 28 (23.93%) Red Hat
17 28 (23.93%) BDD
17 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
18 27 (23.08%) Slack
19 26 (22.22%) Terraform

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 36 (30.77%) Confluence
2 16 (13.68%) Apache
3 6 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.13%) WordPress
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.71%) nginx
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Jetty
6 1 (0.85%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (23.08%) Slack
3 9 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.98%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (5.13%) CloudFront
5 6 (5.13%) Force.com
5 6 (5.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (2.56%) Serverless
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.85%) npm
8 1 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Firewall
1 6 (5.13%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) SAN
3 2 (1.71%) LAN
3 2 (1.71%) NAS
3 2 (1.71%) SMS
3 2 (1.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) AMQP
4 1 (0.85%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.85%) DHCP
4 1 (0.85%) DNS
4 1 (0.85%) FTP
4 1 (0.85%) IPsec
4 1 (0.85%) SNMP
4 1 (0.85%) SSL
4 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (39.32%) MongoDB
2 45 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (35.90%) NoSQL
4 24 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 19 (16.24%) Apache Hive
5 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
6 18 (15.38%) Big Data
6 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.84%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (6.84%) Redis
8 6 (5.13%) Couchbase
8 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.27%) CouchDB
9 5 (4.27%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.42%) HBase
11 2 (1.71%) Informix
11 2 (1.71%) Parquet
12 1 (0.85%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.85%) Bigtable
12 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (37.61%) Git (software)
2 41 (35.04%) JIRA
3 31 (26.50%) JUnit
4 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
5 23 (19.66%) Cucumber
6 21 (17.95%) Jasmine
7 15 (12.82%) Artifactory
8 9 (7.69%) PHPUnit
9 8 (6.84%) Selenium
10 7 (5.98%) Subversion
10 7 (5.98%) Vagrant
11 6 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (4.27%) Grunt
12 5 (4.27%) gulp
13 2 (1.71%) Mocha
13 2 (1.71%) Mockito
14 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 15 (12.82%) Marketing
2 6 (5.13%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 68 (58.12%) Developer
2 27 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 26 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 17 (14.53%) Java Developer
5 16 (13.68%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) MySQL Developer
8 6 (5.13%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Salesforce Developer
8 6 (5.13%) WordPress Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (4.27%) JavaScript Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Lead Software Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Magento Developer
9 5 (4.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (34.19%) Node.js
2 37 (31.62%) HTML
3 36 (30.77%) REST
4 32 (27.35%) CSS
5 24 (20.51%) Kafka
6 23 (19.66%) RabbitMQ
6 23 (19.66%) Spring
7 20 (17.09%) RESTful
8 16 (13.68%) ActiveMQ
8 16 (13.68%) Spring Boot
9 15 (12.82%) Spring Batch
9 15 (12.82%) Spring Security
10 13 (11.11%) XML
11 12 (10.26%) HTML5
12 10 (8.55%) jQuery
12 10 (8.55%) JSON
13 9 (7.69%) CSS3
13 9 (7.69%) Doctrine
14 8 (6.84%) SOAP
14 8 (6.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.27%) Online Games
4 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Fintech
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.75%) Linux
2 26 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (7.69%) Unix
4 6 (5.13%) VMS
5 3 (2.56%) Android
5 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.71%) AIX
6 2 (1.71%) CentOS
6 2 (1.71%) Debian
6 2 (1.71%) HPUX
6 2 (1.71%) Solaris
6 2 (1.71%) Windows
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.32%) TDD
3 44 (37.61%) Test Automation
4 42 (35.90%) Microservices
5 38 (32.48%) Software Engineering
6 37 (31.62%) Open Source
7 29 (24.79%) Scrum
8 28 (23.93%) BDD
9 25 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (21.37%) Kanban
10 24 (20.51%) SFIA
11 22 (18.80%) Mentoring
12 20 (17.09%) Coaching
13 17 (14.53%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (14.53%) Integration Testing
14 15 (12.82%) Pair Programming
15 14 (11.97%) High Availability
16 13 (11.11%) DevOps
17 11 (9.40%) Unit Testing
17 11 (9.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (65.81%) JavaScript
2 49 (41.88%) Java
3 46 (39.32%) PHP
4 41 (35.04%) SQL
5 12 (10.26%) Python
6 11 (9.40%) Ruby
6 11 (9.40%) Shell Script
7 10 (8.55%) PHP 7
8 7 (5.98%) Scala
9 6 (5.13%) Apex Code
9 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.13%) SOQL
10 5 (4.27%) C#
10 5 (4.27%) Go
10 5 (4.27%) Groovy
11 3 (2.56%) ES6
12 2 (1.71%) Java 8
13 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) GDPR
2 2 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Docker
2 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.56%) KVM
5 2 (1.71%) HDFS
6 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.85%) Varnish
6 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (24.79%) Puppet
2 26 (22.22%) Terraform
3 15 (12.82%) Grafana
3 15 (12.82%) Graylog
4 11 (9.40%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (7.69%) Ansible
6 5 (4.27%) Rancher
7 2 (1.71%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (23.93%) Red Hat
2 16 (13.68%) Oracle
3 12 (10.26%) Zend
4 7 (5.98%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.13%) Splunk
6 4 (3.42%) VMware
7 3 (2.56%) Google
7 3 (2.56%) Micro Focus
7 3 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.71%) Sun
9 1 (0.85%) F5
9 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.85%) Sencha
9 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow