The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 24 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.57% 2.11% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.40% 8.47% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £375 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +36.80% -16.66%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 63 59 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 21.95% 24.89% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 48 58
Median daily rate £375 £433 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +33.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Oxford

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Oxford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Oxford

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Oxford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (51.16%) Git (software)
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) PHP
4 13 (30.23%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
5 12 (27.91%) Symfony
5 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
6 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (23.26%) Laravel
7 9 (20.93%) Talend
7 9 (20.93%) Node.js
7 9 (20.93%) Drupal
7 9 (20.93%) JIRA
7 9 (20.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (20.93%) CSS
7 9 (20.93%) HTML
7 9 (20.93%) MVC
8 8 (18.60%) Snowflake Schema
8 8 (18.60%) Linux
8 8 (18.60%) ETL
8 8 (18.60%) Migration
8 8 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (16.28%) MariaDB
9 7 (16.28%) Customer Insight
9 7 (16.28%) Publishing
9 7 (16.28%) Informatics
9 7 (16.28%) Release Management
9 7 (16.28%) Python

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (20.93%) Drupal
2 6 (13.95%) SilverStripe
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Confluence
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.33%) GeoServer
6 1 (2.33%) nginx
6 1 (2.33%) Perch
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.33%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Intranet
2 6 (13.95%) Network Security
3 4 (9.30%) IPv4
3 4 (9.30%) IPv6
4 2 (4.65%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (18.60%) Snowflake Schema
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (16.28%) MariaDB
6 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.63%) OLAP
6 5 (11.63%) OLTP
7 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.98%) MS Access
9 1 (2.33%) Big Data
9 1 (2.33%) CouchDB
9 1 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.33%) Redis
9 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) JIRA
2 9 (20.93%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) Liquibase
5 2 (4.65%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.33%) Protractor
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (16.28%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) PHP Developer
3 7 (16.28%) ETL Developer
3 7 (16.28%) MySQL Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Database Developer
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) OLAP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
2 12 (27.91%) Symfony
3 10 (23.26%) Laravel
4 9 (20.93%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) Node.js
5 7 (16.28%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) XSLT
6 6 (13.95%) XML Schema
7 5 (11.63%) CSS3
7 5 (11.63%) HTML5
8 3 (6.98%) Angular 2
8 3 (6.98%) jQuery
8 3 (6.98%) Yii
9 2 (4.65%) .NET
9 2 (4.65%) LAMP
9 2 (4.65%) RESTful
9 2 (4.65%) WAP
9 2 (4.65%) Web Services
10 1 (2.33%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) CCTV
3 2 (4.65%) EPoS
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) MVC
3 8 (18.60%) ETL
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (16.28%) Customer Insight
4 7 (16.28%) Informatics
4 7 (16.28%) Release Management
5 6 (13.95%) DevOps
5 6 (13.95%) RDF
5 6 (13.95%) Secure Coding
6 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.63%) Database Tuning
7 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) PHP
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) Perl
4 6 (13.95%) XPath
5 2 (4.65%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) MCTS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Talend
2 4 (9.30%) Adobe
3 3 (6.98%) Facebook
3 3 (6.98%) Twitter
3 3 (6.98%) Zend
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Sophos
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
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