Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 73 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 +28 -14
Contract jobs citing MySQL 34 25 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.59% 2.05% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.93% 11.36% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 41
North East median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £256 £334 £268
90th Percentile £541 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £42.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +142.42% -52.86%

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 263 220 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.06% 18.08% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 144 389
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.52% -6.13%
10th Percentile £288 £276 £263
90th Percentile £584 £559 £533
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 18
North East median hourly rate £47.50 £18.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.76% -15.91% +8.37%
10th Percentile £46.25 £11.65 £15.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £22.15 £30.40
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.53% +17.27% -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +14 31 £500 +17.65% 20
Durham - 1 £325 - 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) MongoDB
4 16 (47.06%) Node.js
5 15 (44.12%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (35.29%) Python
7 12 (35.29%) DevOps
8 11 (32.35%) HTML
8 11 (32.35%) JIRA
8 11 (32.35%) Open Source
8 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
9 10 (29.41%) Confluence
9 10 (29.41%) jQuery
9 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
9 10 (29.41%) Docker
9 10 (29.41%) Microservices
10 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
10 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
10 9 (26.47%) PHP
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle
10 9 (26.47%) CSS
11 8 (23.53%) TDD
11 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (23.53%) Puppet
11 8 (23.53%) Slack
12 7 (20.59%) Terraform

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 10 (29.41%) Confluence
2 4 (11.76%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Slack
3 5 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (14.71%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (14.71%) Amazon S3
3 5 (14.71%) Route 53
3 5 (14.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (8.82%) Datadog
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) MongoDB
2 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
1 11 (32.35%) JIRA
2 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) GitLab
3 5 (14.71%) SonarQube
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
4 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (8.82%) DBA
5 3 (8.82%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Node.js
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 10 (29.41%) jQuery
4 9 (26.47%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
5 7 (20.59%) React
5 7 (20.59%) RESTful
6 6 (17.65%) Backbone.js
7 5 (14.71%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (11.76%) Django
8 4 (11.76%) Durandal
8 4 (11.76%) J2EE
8 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (11.76%) REST
8 4 (11.76%) Spring
9 3 (8.82%) .NET
9 3 (8.82%) Ajax
9 3 (8.82%) JSON
9 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (14.71%) CentOS
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) DC/OS
4 2 (5.88%) Mesosphere
4 2 (5.88%) VMS
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) DevOps
3 11 (32.35%) Open Source
4 10 (29.41%) Microservices
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
6 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 6 (17.65%) API Design
7 6 (17.65%) API Development
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) BDD
8 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) SDLC
10 3 (8.82%) Coaching
10 3 (8.82%) CRUD
10 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) PHP
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.82%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) AWS Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) OCP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 7 (20.59%) Terraform
3 5 (14.71%) Grafana
3 5 (14.71%) Kubernetes
3 5 (14.71%) Packer
3 5 (14.71%) Prometheus
3 5 (14.71%) Rancher
4 2 (5.88%) Ansible
4 2 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Black Duck
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat