Period
to 22 October 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 46 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24 +29
Contract jobs citing MySQL 15 20 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.51% 3.14% 6.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 14.39% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 51
Sheffield median daily rate £350 £588 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.43% +46.88% -3.03%
10th Percentile £131 £390 £238
90th Percentile £575 £645 £500
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £535 £400
% change year-on-year -34.58% +33.75% -5.88%
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 120 139 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 20.10% 21.82% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 81 201
Sheffield median daily rate £414 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.67% +7.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £325 £305
90th Percentile £594 £645 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Sheffield median hourly rate - £28.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.00% +344.44%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £28.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -13.85% +141.46%

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 2018.

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 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) SMS
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) NHS
5 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Data Extraction

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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) GitHub
3 3 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (20.00%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (6.67%) Office 365
5 1 (6.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SMS
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Blockchain
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) GitLab
5 1 (6.67%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Solutions Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.67%) CGI
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Kafka
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Spring Batch
3 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (6.67%) Spring Security
3 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 3 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
1 3 (20.00%) Terraform
2 1 (6.67%) cPanel
2 1 (6.67%) Grafana
2 1 (6.67%) Graylog
2 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.67%) Plesk
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau