Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 48 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19 +15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 15 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.25% 2.41% 6.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.32% 10.64% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 55
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £535 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.56% +58.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £217 £258 £215
90th Percentile £506 £645 £500
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £535 £338
% change year-on-year -20.56% +58.52% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 131 141 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 17.73% 22.63% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 80 214
Sheffield median daily rate £415 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +8.28% +12.14%
10th Percentile £306 £324 £288
90th Percentile £511 £618 £721
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - £12.00 -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £12.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +46.17% -48.94% +52.70%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 11 (45.83%) SQL
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (29.17%) REST
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
5 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (25.00%) Open Source
5 6 (25.00%) Node.js
5 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.83%) Coaching
6 5 (20.83%) User Experience
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) JIRA
6 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft

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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Alfresco
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
1 4 (16.67%) Slack
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SMS
2 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.17%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) REST
2 6 (25.00%) Node.js
3 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) Handlebars
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) LDAP
6 2 (8.33%) OAuth
6 2 (8.33%) OAuth2
6 2 (8.33%) Play Framework
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) SPML
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) User Stories
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) Microservices
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) SFIA
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) C
6 2 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) Varnish
3 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) CFEngine
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) cPanel
3 1 (4.17%) Plesk
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) CyberArk
3 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) VMware