Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 October 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 Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 22 51
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 -21
Contract jobs citing MySQL 20 60 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.14% 6.73% 2.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.39% 23.62% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 51 16
Sheffield median daily rate £588 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.88% -3.03% +44.10%
10th Percentile £390 £238 £231
90th Percentile £645 £500 £525
South Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +33.75% -5.88% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 139 254 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 21.82% 28.48% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 201 142
Sheffield median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £264
90th Percentile £645 £575 £535
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Sheffield median hourly rate £28.00 £50.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +344.44% -27.42%
10th Percentile £15.15 £50.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £41.25 £50.00 £12.80
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £13.46
% change year-on-year -13.85% +141.46% -12.84%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Sheffield

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Sheffield

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Sheffield

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 11 (55.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Microservices
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (35.00%) PHP
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (30.00%) Coaching
8 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (30.00%) Node.js
8 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
9 5 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (25.00%) Confluence
9 5 (25.00%) Open Source
9 5 (25.00%) jQuery
9 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (25.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) AngularJS

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) Moodle
3 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (10.00%) WordPress
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Slack
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Basecamp
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) SSH
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (5.00%) Redis
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
4 3 (15.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (5.00%) gulp
6 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (10.00%) Billing
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Moodle Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) DBA
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Node.js
3 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) React
3 5 (25.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 4 (20.00%) CSS3
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 4 (20.00%) JSP
4 4 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) Ajax
5 2 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (10.00%) XHTML
5 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) TDD
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Microservices
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Coaching
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) SFIA
6 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) SOLID
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) Content Management
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (15.00%) Zend
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle