Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 23 November 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 63 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 -
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.29% 1.66% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 8.28% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Shropshire median daily rate £375 £456 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +90.10% -
10th Percentile £204 £385 £220
90th Percentile £536 £508 £260
West Midlands median daily rate £369 £400 £275
% change year-on-year -7.81% +45.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £15.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year +195.08% +19.61% +27.50%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 50 157 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 12.85% 20.03% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 59 23
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £359 £338 £227
90th Percentile £564 £540 £493
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £18.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.31 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +76.39% -11.25% +14.29%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Shropshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Shropshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Shropshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Shropshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Shropshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +10 2 £575 +19.17%
MySQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Product Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
1 4 (80.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Django
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Django
2 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Product Management
1 4 (80.00%) Prototyping
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP