Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 August 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
London > South London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 78 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 -27 -11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 61 20 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 3.19% 1.96% 4.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.25% 6.73% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 16 30
South London median daily rate £525 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +29.03% -3.13%
10th Percentile £483 £419 £312
90th Percentile £545 £531 £488
London median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South London median hourly rate - - £21.20
London median hourly rate £29.83 £27.16 £21.20
% change year-on-year +9.83% +28.11% -88.69%

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 South London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 542 297 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 28.33% 29.15% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 186 178
South London median daily rate £525 £500 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +20.12% +18.93%
10th Percentile £351 £348 £305
90th Percentile £600 £639 £525
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.00 £31.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.34% +47.96% -39.11%
10th Percentile £35.75 £47.00 £23.31
90th Percentile £44.60 £47.00 £40.22
London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% -1.24% +10.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in South London

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in South London

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in South London over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in South London

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in South London

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South London region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Croydon -16 41 £525 +5.00% 1
Bromley -8 6 £581 +10.71% 4
Sutton -4 2 £400 -11.11% 1
Merton - 1 £290 -
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 South London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 55 (90.16%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (81.97%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (77.05%) Jenkins
3 47 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (72.13%) Java
4 44 (72.13%) Puppet
5 43 (70.49%) Ansible
5 43 (70.49%) Oracle
5 43 (70.49%) Tomcat
5 43 (70.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (68.85%) TDD
6 42 (68.85%) WebLogic
7 40 (65.57%) WebSphere
7 40 (65.57%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (65.57%) Opscode Chef
8 39 (63.93%) GitHub
8 39 (63.93%) NoSQL
8 39 (63.93%) MSTest
8 39 (63.93%) OpenStack
8 39 (63.93%) GitLab
8 39 (63.93%) NUnit
8 39 (63.93%) OO
9 18 (29.51%) SQL
10 14 (22.95%) Scala
11 12 (19.67%) Python
12 11 (18.03%) Linux
13 10 (16.39%) Spring
14 8 (13.11%) ETL
15 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
16 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 43 (70.49%) Tomcat
2 42 (68.85%) WebLogic
3 40 (65.57%) WebSphere
4 39 (63.93%) OpenStack
5 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
5 5 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (6.56%) JBoss
7 3 (4.92%) Confluence
7 3 (4.92%) Jetty
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 2 (3.28%) Apache Pig
8 2 (3.28%) IIS
8 2 (3.28%) nginx
9 1 (1.64%) Apache
9 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.64%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.64%) JRun
9 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 50 (81.97%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (70.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (63.93%) GitHub
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon S3
4 4 (6.56%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (6.56%) Serverless
5 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DNS
1 3 (4.92%) SSH
1 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.28%) ICMP
2 2 (3.28%) SMS
2 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (90.16%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (63.93%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.20%) Redis
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.92%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
6 2 (3.28%) Flink
6 2 (3.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 47 (77.05%) Jenkins
2 39 (63.93%) GitLab
2 39 (63.93%) MSTest
2 39 (63.93%) NUnit
3 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.56%) Maven
5 3 (4.92%) Ant
5 3 (4.92%) Artifactory
5 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.92%) ClearCase
5 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.92%) FishEye
5 3 (4.92%) Gradle
5 3 (4.92%) Hudson
5 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.92%) Poseidon for UML
5 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 3 (4.92%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.92%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (77.05%) Developer
2 34 (55.74%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Scala Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Data Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.28%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Python Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Angular Developer
7 1 (1.64%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (1.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Consultant
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) Spring
2 6 (9.84%) Node.js
2 6 (9.84%) Spring Boot
3 5 (8.20%) XML
4 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.56%) Apache Camel
4 4 (6.56%) JMS
5 3 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.92%) GWT
5 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.92%) HTML
5 3 (4.92%) HTML5
5 3 (4.92%) Java SE
5 3 (4.92%) jQuery
5 3 (4.92%) JSON
5 3 (4.92%) Kafka
5 3 (4.92%) Play Framework
5 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Derivative
1 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) DataPower
3 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Unix
2 4 (6.56%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.92%) CentOS
3 3 (4.92%) Debian
3 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (68.85%) TDD
3 40 (65.57%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (63.93%) OO
5 8 (13.11%) ETL
6 6 (9.84%) Data Transformation
6 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps
8 4 (6.56%) Kanban
8 4 (6.56%) Microservices
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum
9 3 (4.92%) BDD
9 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.92%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (4.92%) JVM Tuning
9 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) Open Source
9 3 (4.92%) Security Hardening
9 3 (4.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (72.13%) Java
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) Scala
4 12 (19.67%) Python
5 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) Ruby
6 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.56%) Java 8
8 3 (4.92%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) Clojure
8 3 (4.92%) ClojureScript
8 3 (4.92%) Groovy
8 3 (4.92%) Perl
8 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.92%) VBA
9 2 (3.28%) C#
9 2 (3.28%) Go
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (72.13%) Puppet
2 43 (70.49%) Ansible
3 40 (65.57%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.56%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.92%) Salt
6 2 (3.28%) Ambari
6 2 (3.28%) Consul
6 2 (3.28%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (3.28%) HAProxy
6 2 (3.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (3.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (3.28%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.28%) Sysdig
6 2 (3.28%) Terraform
7 1 (1.64%) Kibana
7 1 (1.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Oracle
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Cloudera
3 3 (4.92%) Hortonworks
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.92%) Sybase
4 2 (3.28%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Informatica
5 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft