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 3 months to 29 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.

MySQL
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 44 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.33% 2.07% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.02% 11.94% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 25
Median daily rate £350 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +14.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £560 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.60% -16.66%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 338 310 347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.59% 17.31% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 190 187
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% -32.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport 0 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Altrincham - 1 £375 - 2
Salford - 1 - -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 44 (48.35%) PHP
2 39 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 31 (34.07%) CSS
4 30 (32.97%) Linux
4 30 (32.97%) HTML
5 25 (27.47%) Java
5 25 (27.47%) SQL
6 22 (24.18%) Web Services
7 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.78%) LAMP
7 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
8 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
8 16 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (16.48%) Node.js
10 14 (15.38%) RESTful
11 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 12 (13.19%) Unix
13 11 (12.09%) OO
13 11 (12.09%) XML
13 11 (12.09%) Oracle
13 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.09%) Python
13 11 (12.09%) Scrum
13 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
14 10 (10.99%) HTML5
14 10 (10.99%) WordPress
14 10 (10.99%) TDD
14 10 (10.99%) Apache
15 9 (9.89%) Adobe
15 9 (9.89%) Photoshop

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 10 (10.99%) Apache
1 10 (10.99%) WordPress
2 5 (5.49%) Drupal
3 4 (4.40%) Confluence
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.20%) CMS
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.10%) Kentico
5 1 (1.10%) nginx
5 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.10%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.59%) SaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Slack
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.20%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.10%) GitHub
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Route 53
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
2 4 (4.40%) FTP
2 4 (4.40%) HTTPS
2 4 (4.40%) SSL
3 3 (3.30%) DNS
4 2 (2.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.10%) Firewall
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
1 16 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.69%) Couchbase
3 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.20%) Big Data
6 2 (2.20%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.69%) JUnit
3 6 (6.59%) JIRA
4 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
4 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.49%) Subversion
5 4 (4.40%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.30%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.30%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.20%) Gradle
8 1 (1.10%) Grunt
8 1 (1.10%) gulp
8 1 (1.10%) PhpStorm
8 1 (1.10%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
1 5 (5.49%) Retail
2 4 (4.40%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (76.92%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) PHP Developer
3 15 (16.48%) MySQL Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 13 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Digital Developer
5 8 (8.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (8.79%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 8 (8.79%) WordPress Developer
6 5 (5.49%) LAMP Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Agile Developer
7 4 (4.40%) AWS Developer
7 4 (4.40%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (4.40%) HTML Developer
7 4 (4.40%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Games Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.07%) CSS
2 30 (32.97%) HTML
3 22 (24.18%) Web Services
4 18 (19.78%) LAMP
5 15 (16.48%) Node.js
6 14 (15.38%) RESTful
7 11 (12.09%) XML
8 10 (10.99%) HTML5
9 9 (9.89%) REST
10 8 (8.79%) jQuery
11 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.59%) JMS
12 5 (5.49%) Ajax
12 5 (5.49%) Laravel
12 5 (5.49%) SOAP
12 5 (5.49%) Struts
12 5 (5.49%) Zend Framework
13 4 (4.40%) EDIFACT
13 4 (4.40%) JDBC
13 4 (4.40%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) User Experience
3 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) BYOD
4 1 (1.10%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Replication
4 1 (1.10%) SCADA
4 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.97%) Linux
2 12 (13.19%) Unix
3 7 (7.69%) Windows
4 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.40%) Android
5 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.30%) Solaris
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.09%) OO
3 11 (12.09%) Scrum
4 10 (10.99%) TDD
5 8 (8.79%) Kanban
5 8 (8.79%) Open Source
6 7 (7.69%) Analytics
6 7 (7.69%) BDD
6 7 (7.69%) High Availability
6 7 (7.69%) MVC
7 6 (6.59%) OOP
7 6 (6.59%) SDLC
7 6 (6.59%) Web Development
8 5 (5.49%) Front End Development
8 5 (5.49%) Microservices
8 5 (5.49%) OOD
8 5 (5.49%) Web Design
9 4 (4.40%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.40%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) PHP
2 39 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (27.47%) Java
3 25 (27.47%) SQL
4 11 (12.09%) Python
5 7 (7.69%) ActionScript
6 4 (4.40%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (4.40%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (4.40%) Perl
7 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.20%) Groovy
8 2 (2.20%) Ruby
8 2 (2.20%) Scala
9 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.10%) C#
9 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.10%) R
9 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Varnish
2 1 (1.10%) NFS
2 1 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) Ansible
2 1 (1.10%) Kibana
2 1 (1.10%) logstash
2 1 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.10%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Oracle
2 9 (9.89%) Adobe
3 8 (8.79%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.79%) Zend
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.40%) Axway
5 4 (4.40%) IBM
6 3 (3.30%) VMware
7 2 (2.20%) Google
7 2 (2.20%) SAP
7 2 (2.20%) Vertica
8 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.10%) Splunk
8 1 (1.10%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago