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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 70 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 -31  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 28 31 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.01% 1.70% 3.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.96% 9.17% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 36
Median daily rate £375 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

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 281 338 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 20.20% 18.58% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 205 226
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +4 4 £400 -11.11% 6
Altrincham - 1 £390 -
Salford - 1 £450 -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
2 33 (45.21%) PHP
3 31 (42.47%) HTML
4 30 (41.10%) CSS
5 23 (31.51%) SQL
6 20 (27.40%) Java
7 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (26.03%) Git (software)
8 17 (23.29%) Linux
9 12 (16.44%) Web Services
10 11 (15.07%) LAMP
11 10 (13.70%) Node.js
12 9 (12.33%) jQuery
12 9 (12.33%) Microservices
12 9 (12.33%) Scrum
13 8 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (10.96%) MVC
13 8 (10.96%) TDD
13 8 (10.96%) Retail
13 8 (10.96%) Oracle
13 8 (10.96%) Python
13 8 (10.96%) Kanban
13 8 (10.96%) HTML5
13 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
13 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
13 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (9.59%) REST
14 7 (9.59%) Drupal
14 7 (9.59%) Magento
14 7 (9.59%) WordPress

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 7 (9.59%) Drupal
1 7 (9.59%) WordPress
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.74%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) SilverStripe
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (8.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.74%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Route 53
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 5 (6.85%) FTP
3 4 (5.48%) HTTPS
3 4 (5.48%) SSL
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) LDAP
5 1 (1.37%) SAN
5 1 (1.37%) SMTP
5 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
1 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
1 8 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL Workbench
5 3 (4.11%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 2 (2.74%) Redis
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.37%) MS Access
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.59%) JIRA
3 5 (6.85%) Jasmine
3 5 (6.85%) JUnit
4 4 (5.48%) ERwin
4 4 (5.48%) Grunt
5 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.74%) Gatling
5 2 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (2.74%) Mocha
6 1 (1.37%) Gradle
6 1 (1.37%) gulp
6 1 (1.37%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.96%) Retail
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) PHP Developer
3 15 (20.55%) MySQL Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Drupal Developer
6 6 (8.22%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 6 (8.22%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Magento Developer
8 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Product Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) HTML
2 30 (41.10%) CSS
3 12 (16.44%) Web Services
4 11 (15.07%) LAMP
5 10 (13.70%) Node.js
6 9 (12.33%) jQuery
7 8 (10.96%) HTML5
8 7 (9.59%) REST
8 7 (9.59%) XML
9 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.22%) Laravel
9 6 (8.22%) RESTful
10 5 (6.85%) SOAP
10 5 (6.85%) Struts
11 4 (5.48%) CSS3
11 4 (5.48%) EDIFACT
11 4 (5.48%) J2EE
11 4 (5.48%) JDBC
11 4 (5.48%) JMS
11 4 (5.48%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Unix
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
4 1 (1.37%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) CentOS
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
4 1 (1.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.33%) Microservices
2 9 (12.33%) Scrum
3 8 (10.96%) Kanban
3 8 (10.96%) MVC
3 8 (10.96%) TDD
4 7 (9.59%) Analytics
4 7 (9.59%) OO
4 7 (9.59%) SDLC
4 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.22%) Open Source
6 5 (6.85%) Case Management
6 5 (6.85%) Data Management
6 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.85%) OO PHP
6 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.48%) Master Data Management
7 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.48%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
2 33 (45.21%) PHP
3 23 (31.51%) SQL
4 20 (27.40%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) ActionScript
6 4 (5.48%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (5.48%) ActionScript 3.0
7 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.74%) Groovy
8 2 (2.74%) Ruby
8 2 (2.74%) Scala
8 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.37%) ES6
9 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) R
9 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
1 1 (1.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Ansible
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
1 1 (1.37%) Plesk
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.22%) Adobe
4 5 (6.85%) Pega
5 4 (5.48%) Axway
5 4 (5.48%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.74%) SAP
7 2 (2.74%) Tableau
7 2 (2.74%) Vertica
7 2 (2.74%) Zend
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.37%) VMware
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