Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 51 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 -2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 48 61 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.89% 4.87% 5.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.58% 17.09% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 73
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £450 £510 £425
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £334
% change year-on-year +6.67% +12.36% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +272.55% -66.00% +15.38%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 308 357 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.94% 28.49% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 274 276
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £36.25
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year +48.15% +2.46% +12.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Oxford +2 23 £313 -21.88% 9
Bicester - 2 £313 -
Thame -2 1 £250 -41.18%
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 41 (85.42%) HTML
2 40 (83.33%) PHP
3 37 (77.08%) CSS
4 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
5 18 (37.50%) Symfony
5 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 17 (35.42%) jQuery
6 17 (35.42%) Drupal
7 13 (27.08%) RESTful
7 13 (27.08%) Laravel
8 12 (25.00%) HTML5
9 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.75%) TDD
10 9 (18.75%) Web Development
10 9 (18.75%) OO
10 9 (18.75%) CSS3
10 9 (18.75%) BDD
10 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
11 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (16.67%) MVC
11 8 (16.67%) Subversion
12 7 (14.58%) WordPress
12 7 (14.58%) Bitbucket
13 6 (12.50%) Zend
13 6 (12.50%) Linux
13 6 (12.50%) PHP 7
14 5 (10.42%) OOP
14 5 (10.42%) JIRA
14 5 (10.42%) New Relic

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 17 (35.42%) Drupal
2 7 (14.58%) WordPress
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) GitHub
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.25%) Akamai
3 3 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (6.25%) npm
3 3 (6.25%) Serverless
4 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.17%) Redis
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (14.58%) Bitbucket
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
5 4 (8.33%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Bower
6 2 (4.17%) Grunt
6 2 (4.17%) gulp
General
1 4 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 26 (54.17%) PHP Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Drupal Developer
4 11 (22.92%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 11 (22.92%) Symfony Developer
5 7 (14.58%) WordPress Developer
6 6 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (12.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 5 (10.42%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (10.42%) HTML Developer
7 5 (10.42%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 4 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Support
9 3 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) HTML
2 37 (77.08%) CSS
3 18 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 18 (37.50%) Symfony
4 17 (35.42%) jQuery
5 13 (27.08%) Laravel
5 13 (27.08%) RESTful
6 12 (25.00%) HTML5
7 9 (18.75%) CSS3
8 5 (10.42%) LESS
8 5 (10.42%) Sass
9 4 (8.33%) Ajax
9 4 (8.33%) Doctrine
9 4 (8.33%) LAMP
9 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.17%) Angular 2
10 2 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (4.17%) React
10 2 (4.17%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) BDD
2 9 (18.75%) OO
2 9 (18.75%) TDD
2 9 (18.75%) Web Development
3 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) OOP
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Scrum
5 4 (8.33%) SEO
5 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.25%) Application Performance Management
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.25%) OO PHP
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (83.33%) PHP
2 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) PHP 7
4 4 (8.33%) PHP 5
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Zend
2 5 (10.42%) New Relic
2 5 (10.42%) Splunk
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) HP