Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 102 75
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27 +11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 25 66 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.04% 2.42% 2.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.59% 11.06% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 35
North East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £319 £270 £285
90th Percentile £550 £525 £688
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
North East median hourly rate - £42.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +140.00% -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £21.20 £37.75
% change year-on-year +88.68% -43.84% +27.97%

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 236 597 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.28% 21.89% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 420 302
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.15% +11.79%
10th Percentile £277 £260 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £575
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 13
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.93% +37.93% -32.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £15.28
90th Percentile £22.15 £33.98 £34.40
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +27 21 £450 +5.88% 4
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 North East region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 17 (68.00%) Linux
1 17 (68.00%) PostgreSQL
1 17 (68.00%) MongoDB
2 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
3 15 (60.00%) REST
3 15 (60.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) Open Source
4 14 (56.00%) JSON
4 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) CSS
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Coaching
6 12 (48.00%) TDD
7 11 (44.00%) Ruby
7 11 (44.00%) Ajax
7 11 (44.00%) JIRA
7 11 (44.00%) Confluence
7 11 (44.00%) HTML5
7 11 (44.00%) Puppet
7 11 (44.00%) CSS3
7 11 (44.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Oracle
8 10 (40.00%) Python
8 10 (40.00%) Scala
8 10 (40.00%) Django
9 9 (36.00%) Selenium

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 11 (44.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Slack
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (12.00%) IaaS
3 3 (12.00%) PaaS
3 3 (12.00%) Serverless
4 1 (4.00%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (4.00%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) MongoDB
1 17 (68.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (44.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) DataStage
5 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (4.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (4.00%) Redis
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) JIRA
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Selenium
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (12.00%) Subversion
5 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Digital Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) NoSQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) REST
2 14 (56.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) JSON
3 11 (44.00%) Ajax
3 11 (44.00%) CSS3
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
4 10 (40.00%) Django
5 9 (36.00%) RESTful
5 9 (36.00%) SOAP
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (16.00%) Node.js
8 4 (16.00%) Play Framework
9 3 (12.00%) jQuery
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) XSD
9 3 (12.00%) XSLT
10 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (16.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (8.00%) Clustering
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Open Source
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Coaching
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (36.00%) Kanban
6 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (32.00%) Prototyping
7 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (24.00%) Line Management
8 6 (24.00%) OWASP
8 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (24.00%) User Stories
8 6 (24.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) Microservices
9 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Ruby
4 10 (40.00%) Python
4 10 (40.00%) Scala
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (12.00%) Groovy
7 3 (12.00%) Perl
8 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
2 6 (24.00%) LXC
3 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Puppet
2 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) OpenNMS
4 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) SaltStack
3 3 (12.00%) OpenText
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.00%) ThinPrint
5 1 (4.00%) VMware