Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 83 75
Rank change year-on-year -33 -8 -19
Contract jobs citing MySQL 89 143 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.61% 2.37% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.63% 11.96% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 96 107
South West median daily rate £345 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £223 £260
90th Percentile £438 £563 £477
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £44.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -26.50% -60.26%
10th Percentile £43.75 £31.25 £42.59
90th Percentile £49.38 £34.75 £47.09
England median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +51.11% -39.19%

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 the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1031 1196 1440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.64% 19.83% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 827 1043
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £263
90th Percentile £518 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 30
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +46.67% -31.82%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.00 £13.58
90th Percentile £49.50 £46.25 £44.13
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.83% +21.00% -13.42%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the South West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Bristol -12 36 £333 +2.31% 25
Gloucestershire -7 16 £345 -1.43% 5
Somerset +4 13 £345 -5.48% 7
Cornwall -5 9 £401 +33.50% 1
Dorset +14 8 £338 +2.27% 7
Wiltshire -25 7 £330 -22.35% 4
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 South West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 54 (60.67%) PHP
2 38 (42.70%) HTML
3 37 (41.57%) CSS
4 34 (38.20%) JavaScript
5 33 (37.08%) Web Development
6 30 (33.71%) Linux
7 29 (32.58%) Python
7 29 (32.58%) Git (software)
8 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
9 19 (21.35%) SQL
9 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (20.22%) LAMP
11 15 (16.85%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (16.85%) Java
11 15 (16.85%) WordPress
12 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
12 13 (14.61%) MVC
12 13 (14.61%) DevOps
13 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
13 12 (13.48%) Laravel
13 12 (13.48%) AngularJS
13 12 (13.48%) Oracle
13 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
13 12 (13.48%) jQuery
13 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (12.36%) Apache
14 11 (12.36%) REST
14 11 (12.36%) HTML5
15 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.24%) Open Source

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (16.85%) WordPress
2 11 (12.36%) Apache
3 6 (6.74%) Drupal
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.62%) CMS
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.62%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (5.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.37%) nginx
6 2 (2.25%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.25%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.62%) Office 365
4 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.12%) Route 53
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) DNS
2 5 (5.62%) DHCP
2 5 (5.62%) Extranet
2 5 (5.62%) Intranet
3 4 (4.49%) Internet
4 3 (3.37%) Firewall
4 3 (3.37%) LAN
4 3 (3.37%) WAN
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.25%) LDAP
5 2 (2.25%) SAN
5 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.12%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (1.12%) GPRS
6 1 (1.12%) HTTP
6 1 (1.12%) LTE
6 1 (1.12%) SSL
6 1 (1.12%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.85%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.74%) Redis
5 5 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.37%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.37%) Star Schema
8 2 (2.25%) Big Data
8 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (32.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) GitLab
3 4 (4.49%) gulp
3 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) PhpStorm
3 4 (4.49%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
5 2 (2.25%) Grunt
5 2 (2.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.12%) Redmine
6 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (6.74%) Marketing
2 2 (2.25%) Electronics
2 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Games
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (61.80%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) PHP Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Python Developer
5 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.62%) SharePoint Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.49%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (4.49%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 4 (4.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Web Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.70%) HTML
2 37 (41.57%) CSS
3 18 (20.22%) LAMP
4 12 (13.48%) AngularJS
4 12 (13.48%) jQuery
4 12 (13.48%) Laravel
5 11 (12.36%) HTML5
5 11 (12.36%) REST
6 9 (10.11%) Web Services
7 8 (8.99%) JSON
7 8 (8.99%) Node.js
7 8 (8.99%) Sass
7 8 (8.99%) Symfony
8 7 (7.87%) XML
9 6 (6.74%) Django
9 6 (6.74%) React
9 6 (6.74%) SOAP
10 5 (5.62%) Ajax
10 5 (5.62%) CSS3
11 4 (4.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) RIA
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.37%) Social Media
3 3 (3.37%) W3C
4 1 (1.12%) CESG
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) e-Health
4 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.71%) Linux
2 9 (10.11%) CentOS
2 9 (10.11%) Unix
2 9 (10.11%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.62%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.37%) Debian
7 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.12%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) Web Development
2 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.61%) DevOps
3 13 (14.61%) MVC
4 10 (11.24%) Open Source
5 8 (8.99%) Analytics
5 8 (8.99%) Migration
5 8 (8.99%) OO
5 8 (8.99%) OOP
6 7 (7.87%) Front End Development
7 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.74%) Web Design
8 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.62%) TDD
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.62%) Test Management
9 4 (4.49%) CRM
9 4 (4.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) PHP
2 34 (38.20%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.58%) Python
4 19 (21.35%) SQL
5 15 (16.85%) Java
6 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.62%) C#
7 5 (5.62%) Perl
7 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.49%) Go
8 4 (4.49%) Ruby
8 4 (4.49%) Scala
9 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.25%) ES6
10 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.12%) C++
11 1 (1.12%) Haskell
11 1 (1.12%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.12%) CISA
4 1 (1.12%) CISM
4 1 (1.12%) CISSP
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.12%) GSEC
4 1 (1.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) GCP
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.87%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.62%) Samba
3 5 (5.62%) Squid
4 4 (4.49%) Docker
5 2 (2.25%) Shibboleth
5 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.25%) Xen
6 1 (1.12%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.12%) KVM
6 1 (1.12%) LXC
6 1 (1.12%) Varnish
6 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) Puppet
2 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.74%) Nagios
4 5 (5.62%) Webmin
4 5 (5.62%) Xymon
5 3 (3.37%) Ansible
6 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.25%) Plesk
7 1 (1.12%) Bcfg2
7 1 (1.12%) OSSEC
7 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.99%) VMware
5 5 (5.62%) Citrix
5 5 (5.62%) Google
5 5 (5.62%) Veeam
5 5 (5.62%) Zend
6 3 (3.37%) Adobe
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco
7 2 (2.25%) Dell
7 2 (2.25%) F5
7 2 (2.25%) Gemalto
7 2 (2.25%) HP
7 2 (2.25%) Juniper
7 2 (2.25%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.12%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.12%) Informatica
8 1 (1.12%) New Relic
8 1 (1.12%) Talend
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