Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 77 109
Rank change year-on-year +8 +32 -32
Contract jobs citing MySQL 30 24 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.48% 1.97% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.24% 10.71% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 37
North East median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £270 £319 £275
90th Percentile £545 £548 £545
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £42.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +31.15% -21.15%

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 267 224 627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.05% 18.41% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 144 426
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £279 £255
90th Percentile £600 £556 £519
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 34
North East median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +48.15%
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.63 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.04% +7.46% +3.64%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 27 £500 +8.11% 12
Durham - 1 £325 - 8
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (43.33%) JIRA
4 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (43.33%) Open Source
4 13 (43.33%) DevOps
5 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (33.33%) Unix
6 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 9 (30.00%) Node.js
7 9 (30.00%) Confluence
7 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (26.67%) Microservices
8 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (26.67%) TDD
9 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (23.33%) Docker
9 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
9 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (23.33%) Slack
10 6 (20.00%) Terraform
10 6 (20.00%) Ansible
10 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

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 9 (30.00%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Slack
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (13.33%) Route 53
4 4 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.33%) Datadog
6 1 (3.33%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (3.33%) GitHub
6 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Linode
6 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.33%) DataStage
7 1 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
1 13 (43.33%) JIRA
2 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) GitLab
4 4 (13.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) DBA
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Node.js
2 4 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) JSON
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (13.33%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) XSLT
4 2 (6.67%) jBPM
4 2 (6.67%) JDBC
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) RESTful
4 2 (6.67%) Symfony
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (6.67%) DC/OS
6 2 (6.67%) Mesosphere
6 2 (6.67%) VMS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Open Source
3 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (26.67%) Microservices
4 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Kanban
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.33%) SDLC
9 3 (10.00%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) PHP
3 6 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) Java 8
4 1 (3.33%) Jython
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) OCP
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Ansible
1 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
1 6 (20.00%) Terraform
2 4 (13.33%) Data Guard
2 4 (13.33%) Grafana
2 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Packer
2 4 (13.33%) Prometheus
2 4 (13.33%) Rancher
3 2 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) OpenNMS
4 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Black Duck
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Zend
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter