The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 26 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 23
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 5.43% 2.89% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 19.23% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £500 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.88% +14.28%  
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 £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 Middlesex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 25 26 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 27.17% 15.03% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 16
Median daily rate £500 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.88% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Middlesex

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle