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 29 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.39% - 8.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
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 £43.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.60% -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 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 13 5 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 18.06% 10.87% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 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 29 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 Salford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

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 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat