Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 14 August 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
England > North East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 85 116
Rank change year-on-year -1 +31 -45
Contract jobs citing MySQL 22 18 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.72% 1.44% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.26% 6.74% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 17
North East median daily rate £393 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.78% +36.36% -26.26%
10th Percentile £270 £319 £275
90th Percentile £539 £510 £468
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £42.00
England median hourly rate £26.08 £42.50 £21.20
% change year-on-year -38.63% +100.47% +16.16%

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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 303 267 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.69% 21.34% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 173 346
North East median daily rate £365 £393 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.01% +18.94% -5.71%
10th Percentile £256 £288 £245
90th Percentile £539 £556 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 36
North East median hourly rate - £10.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.29% +40.11%
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +14.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the North East

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in the North East

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the North East over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in the North East

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in the North East

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the North East region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Tyne and Wear +6 19 £398 -16.32% 12
Durham - 1 £325 - 3
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 North East region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (45.45%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
6 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (36.36%) Open Source
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) JIRA
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (31.82%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) Ansible
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
8 6 (27.27%) CSS
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (27.27%) JSON
8 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) RESTful
9 5 (22.73%) Kanban

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Linode
3 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.55%) DataStage
6 1 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) GitLab
6 1 (4.55%) Gitweb
6 1 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) DBA
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) jQuery
1 6 (27.27%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) XSLT
3 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) jBPM
5 2 (9.09%) JDBC
5 2 (9.09%) LAMP
5 2 (9.09%) Node.js
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) XForms
5 2 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Blog
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (9.09%) DC/OS
4 2 (9.09%) Mesosphere
4 2 (9.09%) VMS
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (36.36%) Open Source
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 5 (22.73%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Analytics
9 2 (9.09%) ETL
9 2 (9.09%) Microservices
9 2 (9.09%) Release Management
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Java 8
7 1 (4.55%) Jython
7 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) OCP
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
2 4 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) OpenNMS
4 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Zend
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) OpenText
5 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter