The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 27 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 34 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 10.12% 4.15% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.48% 11.86% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 4
Median daily rate £425 £320 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% +65.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £292 £82
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +42.85% +54.65%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 108 118 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 32.14% 35.01% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 57 42
Median daily rate £413 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £499 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -51.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Merseyside

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Merseyside over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Merseyside

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Merseyside

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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
Liverpool +19 25 £413 - 13
Southport -5 1 £388 +22.52% 3
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 39 (81.25%) HTML
2 38 (79.17%) CSS
3 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
4 33 (68.75%) Git (software)
5 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (58.33%) Linux
6 28 (58.33%) Jenkins
7 27 (56.25%) Scrum
8 25 (52.08%) TDD
9 24 (50.00%) BDD
9 24 (50.00%) RESTful
9 24 (50.00%) Microservices
10 23 (47.92%) MongoDB
10 23 (47.92%) Spring
10 23 (47.92%) Oracle
11 22 (45.83%) Java
11 22 (45.83%) Open Source
11 22 (45.83%) Kanban
11 22 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (45.83%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (43.75%) Coaching
12 21 (43.75%) PHP
13 19 (39.58%) React
14 18 (37.50%) Spring Boot
15 15 (31.25%) MVC
15 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database
15 15 (31.25%) Ember.js
16 12 (25.00%) SQL
17 8 (16.67%) J2EE
17 8 (16.67%) Drupal

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) nginx
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) MongoDB
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 28 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.33%) ERwin
3 4 (8.33%) gulp
3 4 (8.33%) Mocha
3 4 (8.33%) SonarQube
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
2 13 (27.08%) PHP Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Magento Developer
7 4 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Principal Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (81.25%) HTML
2 38 (79.17%) CSS
3 24 (50.00%) RESTful
4 23 (47.92%) Spring
5 19 (39.58%) React
6 18 (37.50%) Spring Boot
7 15 (31.25%) Ember.js
8 8 (16.67%) J2EE
9 7 (14.58%) Laravel
10 6 (12.50%) REST
10 6 (12.50%) SOAP
10 6 (12.50%) Symfony
11 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
11 5 (10.42%) jQuery
11 5 (10.42%) Node.js
12 4 (8.33%) .NET
12 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.33%) Redux
13 2 (4.17%) LAMP
13 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) Scrum
3 25 (52.08%) TDD
4 24 (50.00%) BDD
4 24 (50.00%) Microservices
5 22 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (45.83%) Kanban
5 22 (45.83%) Open Source
6 21 (43.75%) Coaching
7 15 (31.25%) MVC
8 8 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 7 (14.58%) API Design
9 7 (14.58%) OOP
10 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.50%) DevOps
11 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.33%) Component Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
12 4 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) JavaScript
2 22 (45.83%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) PHP
4 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) PHP 5
6 5 (10.42%) Python
7 4 (8.33%) ECMAScript
7 4 (8.33%) ES6
8 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
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