The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.57% - 28.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% - 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 - £413
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 Salford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 28.57% 19.35% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 12
Median daily rate £388 £300 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.16% -30.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £220 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £348 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Salford

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Salford

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

1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) UX Design
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Mocha
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Express
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Express
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat