Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 58 72
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 90 109 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.05% 3.04% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.22% 13.47% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 80 59
Manchester median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% +16.00%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £255
90th Percentile £563 £450 £438
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £31.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.41% -
North West median hourly rate - £31.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year - -12.41% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 681 809 839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.06% 22.55% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 544 547
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £517 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Manchester median hourly rate £18.85 £21.63 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +13.82% -6.17%
10th Percentile £15.91 £13.94 £11.35
90th Percentile £22.30 £35.22 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +63.27%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -4 8 £400 -5.88% 3
Salford +3 2 £430 -4.44%
Altrincham - 2 £390 - 3
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 59 (65.56%) JavaScript
2 49 (54.44%) PHP
3 47 (52.22%) HTML
4 44 (48.89%) CSS
4 44 (48.89%) Git (software)
5 27 (30.00%) Linux
6 26 (28.89%) Java
7 25 (27.78%) SQL
8 24 (26.67%) REST
9 22 (24.44%) TDD
10 21 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (23.33%) MongoDB
11 20 (22.22%) Node.js
11 20 (22.22%) Open Source
11 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (21.11%) NoSQL
12 19 (21.11%) Microservices
13 18 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 17 (18.89%) Laravel
15 16 (17.78%) BDD
15 16 (17.78%) Test Automation
15 16 (17.78%) Magento
15 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (17.78%) JIRA
16 15 (16.67%) MVC
16 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
17 13 (14.44%) Slack
18 12 (13.33%) Coaching
18 12 (13.33%) Confluence
18 12 (13.33%) Cucumber

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (13.33%) Confluence
2 11 (12.22%) Drupal
3 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.67%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) nginx
4 6 (6.67%) WordPress
5 3 (3.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Slack
2 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (4.44%) SaaS
3 4 (4.44%) Serverless
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) SAN
2 4 (4.44%) SNMP
3 2 (2.22%) AMQP
4 1 (1.11%) CTI
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) FTP
4 1 (1.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.11%) LDAP
4 1 (1.11%) Skype
4 1 (1.11%) SMTP
4 1 (1.11%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) MongoDB
1 21 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (21.11%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.78%) MariaDB
4 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.11%) HBase
7 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (48.89%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.78%) JIRA
3 12 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.89%) Jasmine
4 8 (8.89%) JUnit
5 5 (5.56%) Grunt
6 4 (4.44%) gulp
7 3 (3.33%) Maven
8 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.22%) Gradle
8 2 (2.22%) Mocha
8 2 (2.22%) Mockito
8 2 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.22%) Spock
9 1 (1.11%) Bower
9 1 (1.11%) GoCD
9 1 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Games
2 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (76.67%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Magento Developer
5 10 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Drupal Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Java Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (52.22%) HTML
2 44 (48.89%) CSS
3 24 (26.67%) REST
4 20 (22.22%) Node.js
5 17 (18.89%) Laravel
6 10 (11.11%) Symfony
7 9 (10.00%) HTML5
8 8 (8.89%) CSS3
8 8 (8.89%) jQuery
8 8 (8.89%) Spring
9 7 (7.78%) Sass
10 6 (6.67%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.67%) J2EE
10 6 (6.67%) React
11 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.56%) RESTful
12 4 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (4.44%) Grails
12 4 (4.44%) JMS
12 4 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.33%) User Experience
3 2 (2.22%) iPad
3 2 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.11%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) Linux
2 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.44%) CentOS
4 1 (1.11%) AIX
4 1 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.11%) SUSE
4 1 (1.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) TDD
2 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.22%) Open Source
3 19 (21.11%) Microservices
4 18 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.78%) BDD
5 16 (17.78%) Test Automation
6 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 15 (16.67%) MVC
7 12 (13.33%) Coaching
8 10 (11.11%) SDLC
9 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.89%) DevOps
10 8 (8.89%) Scrum
10 8 (8.89%) SFIA
11 7 (7.78%) Integration Testing
12 6 (6.67%) Front End Development
12 6 (6.67%) OO
13 5 (5.56%) Case Management
13 5 (5.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (65.56%) JavaScript
2 49 (54.44%) PHP
3 26 (28.89%) Java
4 25 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (3.33%) C#
5 3 (3.33%) Groovy
5 3 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (2.22%) GraphQL
6 2 (2.22%) Perl
6 2 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.11%) Firmware
2 1 (1.11%) NFS
2 1 (1.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Nagios
2 5 (5.56%) Cacti
2 5 (5.56%) Puppet
3 4 (4.44%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.33%) Terraform
5 1 (1.11%) Ansible
5 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.11%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 9 (10.00%) Zend
3 7 (7.78%) Pega
4 5 (5.56%) Splunk
4 5 (5.56%) VMware
5 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle
7 2 (2.22%) IBM
7 2 (2.22%) NetApp
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix
8 1 (1.11%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) New Relic
8 1 (1.11%) Siebel
8 1 (1.11%) Talend