The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 20 26 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.43% 4.00% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.92% 11.36% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 2
Median daily rate £388 £291 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.39% -10.61%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 52 88 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 20.16% 35.20% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 75 27
Median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Liverpool

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Liverpool over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Liverpool

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Liverpool

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
3 8 (47.06%) Front End Development
4 7 (41.18%) BDD
4 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
4 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
4 7 (41.18%) Microservices
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) Spring Boot
4 7 (41.18%) API Design
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) Kanban
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
4 7 (41.18%) Open Source
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) Coaching
5 6 (35.29%) DevOps

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (23.53%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Informix
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Drupal Developer
2 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Principal Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Magento Developer
4 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) RESTful
2 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 7 (41.18%) Spring Boot
3 5 (29.41%) Symfony
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) Laravel
5 3 (17.65%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (5.88%) Node.js
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Front End Development
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) API Design
2 7 (41.18%) BDD
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Kanban
2 7 (41.18%) Microservices
2 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Coaching
3 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Statistics
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) Python
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) IDERA
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat