Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 33 48
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -7
Contract jobs citing MySQL 23 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.22% 5.14% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 19.23% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 21
Sheffield median daily rate £588 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.88% -5.88% +54.55%
10th Percentile £359 £158 £250
90th Percentile £645 £526 £488
South Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £406 £425
% change year-on-year +31.69% -4.41% +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 138 260 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 19.30% 26.75% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 198 180
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £304 £275
90th Percentile £645 £575 £563
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Sheffield median hourly rate £28.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +257.14% -9.34%
10th Percentile £15.15 £50.00 £10.30
90th Percentile £41.25 £50.00 £25.25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.68% +93.75% +4.00%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 16 (69.57%) TDD
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) MongoDB
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Microservices
4 9 (39.13%) Angular 2
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
5 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (30.43%) BDD
7 6 (26.09%) Open Source
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Coaching
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 5 (21.74%) JIRA
8 5 (21.74%) GCP
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) .NET

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 (21.74%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Moodle
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Slack
3 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MongoDB
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
5 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
3 4 (17.39%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.04%) Jasmine
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) Subversion
6 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (8.70%) Billing
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Lead Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Moodle Developer
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Angular 2
1 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) Node.js
3 5 (21.74%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE
4 4 (17.39%) JSP
4 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (17.39%) React
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) TDD
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Microservices
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Coaching
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 6 (26.09%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile First
8 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) SFIA
8 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 5 (21.74%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
7 1 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) GCP
2 2 (8.70%) GDPR
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Grafana
1 5 (21.74%) Prometheus
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Rancher
3 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Splunk
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Zend
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe