The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 28 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.

MySQL
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 41 59
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 33 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.89% 2.82% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.09% 10.85% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 6
Median daily rate £325 £350 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +23.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 137 129 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 24.46% 26.01% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 109 85
Median daily rate £400 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Oxfordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 16 £375 - 7
Thame - 1 £425 -
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 42 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 40 (51.95%) PHP
3 28 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (33.77%) Symfony
6 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
7 24 (31.17%) SQL
7 24 (31.17%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (29.87%) Node.js
9 22 (28.57%) Laravel
10 21 (27.27%) MVC
10 21 (27.27%) HTML
10 21 (27.27%) CSS
10 21 (27.27%) Linux
11 20 (25.97%) MongoDB
12 18 (23.38%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (23.38%) Apache
12 18 (23.38%) Web Development
13 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (20.78%) Release Management
14 16 (20.78%) LAMP
15 14 (18.18%) Subversion
15 14 (18.18%) JIRA
15 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
15 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
15 14 (18.18%) Puppet
15 14 (18.18%) Redis
15 14 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
16 13 (16.88%) Ansible

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (23.38%) Apache
2 11 (14.29%) Drupal
2 11 (14.29%) nginx
3 6 (7.79%) SilverStripe
4 4 (5.19%) WordPress
5 3 (3.90%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.90%) Confluence
5 3 (3.90%) GeoServer
6 2 (2.60%) IIS
7 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.30%) Jetty
7 1 (1.30%) Perch
7 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Magento
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) GitHub
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.60%) SaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Datadog
5 1 (1.30%) IaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Intranet
2 6 (7.79%) Network Security
3 4 (5.19%) IPv4
3 4 (5.19%) IPv6
4 2 (2.60%) HTTP
4 2 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.60%) VoIP
5 1 (1.30%) FTP
5 1 (1.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.30%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (25.97%) MongoDB
3 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 14 (18.18%) Redis
4 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
5 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
6 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (12.99%) CouchDB
7 10 (12.99%) MariaDB
8 9 (11.69%) Snowflake Schema
8 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (7.79%) OLAP
9 6 (7.79%) OLTP
10 3 (3.90%) MS Access
10 3 (3.90%) phpMyAdmin
11 2 (2.60%) QGIS
12 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (1.30%) Big Data
12 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 14 (18.18%) JIRA
2 14 (18.18%) Subversion
3 10 (12.99%) Mercurial
3 10 (12.99%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (5.19%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.19%) Selenium
4 4 (5.19%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.90%) Liquibase
5 3 (3.90%) Protractor
6 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.60%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.60%) Grunt
6 2 (2.60%) gulp
6 2 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.60%) Mocha
6 2 (2.60%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.60%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (10.39%) Publishing
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 58 (75.32%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Symfony Developer
4 11 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 9 (11.69%) PHP Zend Developer
6 8 (10.39%) ETL Developer
6 8 (10.39%) MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Database Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 26 (33.77%) Symfony
3 23 (29.87%) Node.js
4 22 (28.57%) Laravel
5 21 (27.27%) CSS
5 21 (27.27%) HTML
6 16 (20.78%) LAMP
7 12 (15.58%) Yii
8 11 (14.29%) CSS3
8 11 (14.29%) HTML5
8 11 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
8 11 (14.29%) XML
9 10 (12.99%) jQuery
9 10 (12.99%) LAPP Stack
9 10 (12.99%) Memcached
9 10 (12.99%) RESTful
10 7 (9.09%) Angular 2
10 7 (9.09%) XSLT
11 6 (7.79%) XML Schema
12 4 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Replication
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) CCTV
3 2 (2.60%) EPoS
3 2 (2.60%) User Experience
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) CMDB
4 1 (1.30%) Fintech
4 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Debian
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) MVC
3 18 (23.38%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (23.38%) Web Development
4 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.78%) Release Management
6 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 11 (14.29%) OO
8 10 (12.99%) Front End Development
8 10 (12.99%) Refactoring
8 10 (12.99%) Web Application Development
9 9 (11.69%) ETL
10 8 (10.39%) Customer Insight
10 8 (10.39%) DevOps
10 8 (10.39%) Migration
11 7 (9.09%) Informatics
11 7 (9.09%) TDD
12 6 (7.79%) RDF
12 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (7.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) PHP
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.17%) SQL
4 8 (10.39%) Python
5 6 (7.79%) Perl
5 6 (7.79%) XPath
6 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.60%) VBScript
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.30%) C#
7 1 (1.30%) Java
7 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) MCSE
2 2 (2.60%) MCTS
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Docker
2 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) Gluster
3 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (18.18%) Puppet
2 13 (16.88%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.30%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.30%) Nagios
4 1 (1.30%) Sysdig
4 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Zend
2 10 (12.99%) Talend
3 6 (7.79%) Google
4 4 (5.19%) Adobe
4 4 (5.19%) Facebook
5 3 (3.90%) Apple
5 3 (3.90%) Twitter
6 2 (2.60%) Apiary
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.60%) Percona
6 2 (2.60%) Sophos
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
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