Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 70 80
Rank change year-on-year +19 +10 -30
Contract jobs citing MySQL 121 66 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.76% 2.37% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.31% 10.39% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 43 45
Manchester median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £293 £255 £213
90th Percentile £588 £450 £495
North West median daily rate £378 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -5.63% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £53.75 - -
North West median hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -36.17% -

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 699 635 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.74% 22.76% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 374 414
Manchester median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £238
90th Percentile £588 £531 £519
North West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Manchester median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% -20.00% +44.74%
10th Percentile £19.08 £19.40 £14.70
90th Percentile £56.13 £23.00 £33.70
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £36.75
% change year-on-year -15.15% +12.24% -13.53%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 +5 6 £425 +21.43% 9
Altrincham +4 5 £390 - 6
Cheadle - 3 £350 - 2
Salford 0 1 £475 +5.56% 2
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 72 (59.50%) JavaScript
2 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (41.32%) Git (software)
4 45 (37.19%) Java
4 45 (37.19%) CSS
5 38 (31.40%) HTML
6 35 (28.93%) Scrum
7 34 (28.10%) PHP
8 33 (27.27%) Web Services
9 31 (25.62%) Oracle
9 31 (25.62%) Spring
10 30 (24.79%) Linux
11 28 (23.14%) AngularJS
12 27 (22.31%) SQL
13 24 (19.83%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (19.83%) jQuery
14 23 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (19.01%) JSON
14 23 (19.01%) JIRA
14 23 (19.01%) Python
15 22 (18.18%) Ajax
16 20 (16.53%) TDD
16 20 (16.53%) Mobile App
17 19 (15.70%) HTML5
18 18 (14.88%) J2EE
19 17 (14.05%) Django
19 17 (14.05%) Relational Database
20 16 (13.22%) MVC
21 15 (12.40%) Hibernate
21 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling

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 15 (12.40%) Confluence
2 10 (8.26%) CMS
2 10 (8.26%) WordPress
3 9 (7.44%) Drupal
4 8 (6.61%) Apache
5 6 (4.96%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.13%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.83%) Liferay
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) GitHub
3 5 (4.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.65%) Slack
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) SAN
2 3 (2.48%) HTTP
2 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.65%) BGP
3 2 (1.65%) Converged Networks
3 2 (1.65%) IPFIX
3 2 (1.65%) Junos
3 2 (1.65%) MPLS
3 2 (1.65%) MRTG
3 2 (1.65%) NAS
3 2 (1.65%) OSPF
3 2 (1.65%) SNMP
3 2 (1.65%) TACACS
3 2 (1.65%) VPN
3 2 (1.65%) WAN
4 1 (0.83%) AMQP
4 1 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) MQTT
4 1 (0.83%) SSH
4 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.83%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (14.05%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.57%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.57%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.57%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.79%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.96%) CouchDB
5 6 (4.96%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.65%) SQLite
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.83%) MS Access
7 1 (0.83%) Redis
7 1 (0.83%) Riak
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (41.32%) Git (software)
2 23 (19.01%) JIRA
3 15 (12.40%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.61%) Grunt
5 6 (4.96%) gulp
6 5 (4.13%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.13%) Subversion
7 4 (3.31%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.31%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.48%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.48%) FishEye
8 3 (2.48%) Hudson
8 3 (2.48%) JUnit
8 3 (2.48%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.65%) GitLab
9 2 (1.65%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.65%) RSpec
9 2 (1.65%) Selenium
10 1 (0.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Marketing
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (66.12%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.22%) PHP Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Python Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Analyst
5 10 (8.26%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Architect
8 5 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (3.31%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Angular Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Django Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (3.31%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Python/Django Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Java Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (37.19%) CSS
2 38 (31.40%) HTML
3 33 (27.27%) Web Services
4 31 (25.62%) Spring
5 28 (23.14%) AngularJS
6 24 (19.83%) jQuery
7 23 (19.01%) JSON
8 22 (18.18%) Ajax
9 19 (15.70%) HTML5
10 18 (14.88%) J2EE
11 17 (14.05%) Django
12 15 (12.40%) Hibernate
12 15 (12.40%) XML
13 13 (10.74%) CSS3
13 13 (10.74%) Node.js
13 13 (10.74%) Sass
14 12 (9.92%) .NET
15 11 (9.09%) SOAP
16 10 (8.26%) REST
16 10 (8.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.31%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.79%) Linux
2 12 (9.92%) Android
2 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.79%) Windows
4 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.48%) CentOS
5 3 (2.48%) Unix
6 2 (1.65%) Debian
6 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.83%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) Scrum
3 23 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (16.53%) TDD
5 16 (13.22%) MVC
6 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
7 12 (9.92%) Android Development
7 12 (9.92%) Change Management
7 12 (9.92%) iOS Development
7 12 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.09%) BDD
8 11 (9.09%) Kanban
9 10 (8.26%) Change Control
9 10 (8.26%) Logical Data Model
9 10 (8.26%) Physical Data Model
9 10 (8.26%) Release Management
10 9 (7.44%) DevOps
10 9 (7.44%) Front End Development
11 8 (6.61%) Microservices
11 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.50%) JavaScript
2 45 (37.19%) Java
3 34 (28.10%) PHP
4 27 (22.31%) SQL
5 23 (19.01%) Python
6 11 (9.09%) C#
6 11 (9.09%) Java 8
7 9 (7.44%) Ruby
8 3 (2.48%) Groovy
8 3 (2.48%) PHP 7
9 2 (1.65%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.65%) Perl
9 2 (1.65%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.65%) Scala
9 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.83%) Go
10 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.65%) KVM
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Ansible
2 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.48%) FlexNet
3 3 (2.48%) Puppet
4 2 (1.65%) Cacti
4 2 (1.65%) collectd
4 2 (1.65%) Grafana
4 2 (1.65%) Graphite
4 2 (1.65%) Icinga
4 2 (1.65%) Kibana
4 2 (1.65%) logstash
4 2 (1.65%) Nagios
4 2 (1.65%) Netcool
4 2 (1.65%) Observium
4 2 (1.65%) OpenNMS
4 2 (1.65%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.65%) Salt
4 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.65%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Oracle
2 10 (8.26%) Apiary
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.96%) Cisco
5 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.13%) VMware
5 5 (4.13%) Zend
6 3 (2.48%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.48%) WooCommerce
7 2 (1.65%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.65%) HP
7 2 (1.65%) Huawei
7 2 (1.65%) Juniper
7 2 (1.65%) Splunk
7 2 (1.65%) Veeam
8 1 (0.83%) Tableau