Period
to 21 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 66 43
Rank change year-on-year -21 -23 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 43 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 2.46% 1.83% 3.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.07% 7.37% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 29
South London median daily rate £525 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% - -10.14%
10th Percentile £338 £213 £311
90th Percentile £633 £515 £488
London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South London median hourly rate - - £21.20
London median hourly rate £27.16 £27.16 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -45.68% +150.00%

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 474 217 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 27.15% 24.89% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 126 135
South London median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £358 £325 £303
90th Percentile £625 £584 £538
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.34% +70.91% -47.29%
10th Percentile £32.08 £44.75 £22.21
90th Percentile £45.09 £47.00 £39.61
London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +0.68%

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 June 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 June 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 -39 19 £513 +105.00%
Bromley -7 4 £581 +50.00% 2
Sutton -4 3 £450 - 1
Merton - 1 £290 -
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 36 (83.72%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (53.49%) Jenkins
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) Puppet
6 20 (46.51%) Oracle
6 20 (46.51%) Tomcat
7 19 (44.19%) Java
7 19 (44.19%) Scala
7 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (44.19%) Ansible
8 16 (37.21%) Node.js
8 16 (37.21%) TDD
8 16 (37.21%) Spring
8 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (37.21%) WebLogic
9 15 (34.88%) Linux
9 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
9 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
10 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
10 14 (32.56%) WebSphere
10 14 (32.56%) OO
10 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
10 14 (32.56%) NoSQL
10 14 (32.56%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (30.23%) MSTest
11 13 (30.23%) OpenStack
11 13 (30.23%) GitHub
11 13 (30.23%) GitLab

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 20 (46.51%) Tomcat
2 16 (37.21%) WebLogic
3 14 (32.56%) WebSphere
4 13 (30.23%) OpenStack
5 8 (18.60%) Apache Spark
5 8 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (11.63%) nginx
7 4 (9.30%) Apache
7 4 (9.30%) JBoss
8 3 (6.98%) Confluence
8 3 (6.98%) Jetty
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
9 2 (4.65%) IIS
10 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
10 1 (2.33%) JRun
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (30.23%) GitHub
4 6 (13.95%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (13.95%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (13.95%) Amazon S3
4 6 (13.95%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (13.95%) Serverless
5 3 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (6.98%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (6.98%) SSH
3 2 (4.65%) ICMP
3 2 (4.65%) SMS
3 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) FTP
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (83.72%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (32.56%) NoSQL
3 12 (27.91%) Redis
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
4 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
5 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
6 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (9.30%) Neo4j
8 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.65%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
9 2 (4.65%) Big Data
9 2 (4.65%) Flink
10 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.23%) GitLab
2 13 (30.23%) MSTest
2 13 (30.23%) NUnit
3 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.95%) Artifactory
5 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.98%) ClearCase
6 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.98%) FishEye
6 3 (6.98%) Gradle
6 3 (6.98%) Hudson
6 3 (6.98%) JIRA
6 3 (6.98%) Maven
6 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.98%) Poseidon for UML
6 3 (6.98%) Selenium
6 3 (6.98%) Subversion
6 3 (6.98%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.65%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Scala Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Big Data Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.33%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Core Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Data Migration Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (2.33%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Node.js
1 16 (37.21%) Spring
2 13 (30.23%) Spring Boot
3 7 (16.28%) React
4 6 (13.95%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.63%) HTML
5 5 (11.63%) J2EE
5 5 (11.63%) Java SE
5 5 (11.63%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (11.63%) XML
6 3 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
6 3 (6.98%) GWT
6 3 (6.98%) JMS
6 3 (6.98%) jQuery
6 3 (6.98%) JSON
6 3 (6.98%) LAMP
6 3 (6.98%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Derivative
1 3 (6.98%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) CentOS
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
3 5 (11.63%) Unix
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) Android
5 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.98%) CoreOS
5 3 (6.98%) Debian
5 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) TDD
3 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (32.56%) OO
4 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.93%) BDD
6 8 (18.60%) DevOps
7 7 (16.28%) Microservices
8 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.95%) ETL
9 4 (9.30%) Data Transformation
9 4 (9.30%) Open Source
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.98%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (6.98%) JVM Tuning
10 3 (6.98%) Kanban
10 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
10 3 (6.98%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) Security Hardening
10 3 (6.98%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) Scala
3 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
7 6 (13.95%) Java 8
8 5 (11.63%) Go
9 4 (9.30%) Groovy
10 3 (6.98%) C++
10 3 (6.98%) Clojure
10 3 (6.98%) ClojureScript
10 3 (6.98%) Perl
10 3 (6.98%) PHP
10 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
10 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
10 3 (6.98%) VBA
11 2 (4.65%) C#
12 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) SC Cleared
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) HDFS
2 3 (6.98%) Squid
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Puppet
2 19 (44.19%) Ansible
3 14 (32.56%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes
5 5 (11.63%) Consul
5 5 (11.63%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (11.63%) Prometheus
5 5 (11.63%) Sysdig
5 5 (11.63%) Terraform
6 4 (9.30%) Kibana
6 4 (9.30%) logstash
7 3 (6.98%) Nagios
7 3 (6.98%) Packer
7 3 (6.98%) rkt
7 3 (6.98%) Salt
7 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
8 2 (4.65%) Ambari
8 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
8 2 (4.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (4.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Cloudera
4 3 (6.98%) ForgeRock
4 3 (6.98%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Hortonworks
4 3 (6.98%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica