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 3 months to 28 May 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
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 32 34
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.64% 5.46% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 17.83% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 1
Median daily rate £358 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.88% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £361
% change year-on-year +6.16% +1.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.27% +44.73%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 76 129 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 24.92% 30.64% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 106 59
Median daily rate £425 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £765 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +16.92% +41.30%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 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 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 28 May 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 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) SSL
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Salt
5 4 (28.57%) Web Operations
5 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (28.57%) Puppet
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Node.js
5 4 (28.57%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development

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 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) SSL
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) HBase
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Redis
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) Node.js
1 4 (28.57%) REST
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) Dojo
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
4 1 (7.14%) OAuth
4 1 (7.14%) Sass
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Open Source
3 4 (28.57%) Web Operations
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Process Management
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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