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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 46 24
Rank change year-on-year +25 -22  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 52 18 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.21% 3.06% 7.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.11% 11.54% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 36
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +42.85% +54.65%  

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 185 156 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 29.23% 26.53% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 124 135
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +2 17 £363 -3.33% 7
Thame - 4 £419 -
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 62 (73.81%) PHP
2 46 (54.76%) HTML
3 42 (50.00%) Symfony
4 39 (46.43%) CSS
5 35 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 34 (40.48%) Git (software)
7 30 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 28 (33.33%) Laravel
9 23 (27.38%) jQuery
10 22 (26.19%) MongoDB
11 21 (25.00%) Subversion
11 21 (25.00%) MVC
12 19 (22.62%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (22.62%) Web Development
12 19 (22.62%) SQL
13 18 (21.43%) Zend
14 17 (20.24%) Linux
14 17 (20.24%) Node.js
15 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
15 16 (19.05%) Apache
15 16 (19.05%) Drupal
16 15 (17.86%) LAMP
17 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (16.67%) OO
18 13 (15.48%) Configuration Management
18 13 (15.48%) CSS3
18 13 (15.48%) HTML5
18 13 (15.48%) Puppet
18 13 (15.48%) RESTful
18 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef

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 16 (19.05%) Apache
1 16 (19.05%) Drupal
2 9 (10.71%) nginx
3 6 (7.14%) WordPress
4 2 (2.38%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.38%) GeoServer
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
2 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Network Security
2 4 (4.76%) IPv4
2 4 (4.76%) IPv6
3 2 (2.38%) VoIP
4 1 (1.19%) FTP
4 1 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.19%) MongoDB
2 19 (22.62%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 13 (15.48%) Redis
4 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
5 9 (10.71%) CouchDB
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.76%) phpMyAdmin
8 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.38%) Big Data
9 2 (2.38%) QGIS
9 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 34 (40.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (25.00%) Subversion
3 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.71%) Mercurial
5 8 (9.52%) PHPUnit
6 4 (4.76%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.19%) git-flow
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 2 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (78.57%) Developer
2 47 (55.95%) PHP Developer
3 28 (33.33%) Symfony Developer
4 27 (32.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Drupal Developer
6 8 (9.52%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 6 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.95%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.95%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 5 (5.95%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.95%) Web Applications Support
8 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) HTML
2 42 (50.00%) Symfony
3 39 (46.43%) CSS
4 35 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 28 (33.33%) Laravel
6 23 (27.38%) jQuery
7 17 (20.24%) Node.js
8 15 (17.86%) LAMP
9 13 (15.48%) CSS3
9 13 (15.48%) HTML5
9 13 (15.48%) RESTful
10 12 (14.29%) Yii
11 9 (10.71%) LAPP Stack
11 9 (10.71%) LEMP Stack
11 9 (10.71%) Memcached
12 8 (9.52%) Doctrine
13 7 (8.33%) LESS
13 7 (8.33%) Sass
13 7 (8.33%) XML
14 3 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) Replication
3 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.38%) CCTV
4 2 (2.38%) EPoS
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) CentOS
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) MVC
2 19 (22.62%) Web Development
3 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (16.67%) OO
4 13 (15.48%) Configuration Management
5 12 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.10%) BDD
6 11 (13.10%) TDD
7 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (10.71%) Refactoring
8 9 (10.71%) Release Management
8 9 (10.71%) Web Application Development
9 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.33%) Application Performance Management
10 7 (8.33%) Performance Management
11 6 (7.14%) Front End Development
11 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
11 6 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (7.14%) Time Management
11 6 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (73.81%) PHP
2 30 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.62%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) Python
5 8 (9.52%) PHP 5
5 8 (9.52%) PHP 7
6 2 (2.38%) VBScript
7 1 (1.19%) C#
7 1 (1.19%) Java
7 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) MCSE
1 2 (2.38%) MCTS
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (15.48%) Puppet
2 9 (10.71%) Ansible
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Zend
2 4 (4.76%) Adobe
3 3 (3.57%) Google
4 2 (2.38%) Apple
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) Sophos
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.19%) SAP