Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 October 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 28 60
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32 -23
Contract jobs citing MySQL 23 63 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.89% 5.71% 2.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.94% 21.00% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 53 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.75% -5.88% +54.55%
10th Percentile £366 £238 £235
90th Percentile £645 £500 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £418
% change year-on-year - -4.31% +33.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 165 300 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.73% 27.17% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 237 173
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £259
90th Percentile £645 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £353
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.80% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +141.46% -12.84%
10th Percentile £15.15 £15.85 £10.40
90th Percentile £41.25 £46.75 £16.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £14.25 £16.66
% change year-on-year +36.84% -14.47% +4.13%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in South Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in South Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in South Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in South Yorkshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Sheffield -23 20 £588 +46.88% 2
MySQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) TDD
3 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Microservices
5 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
5 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (30.43%) PHP
8 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
8 6 (26.09%) Node.js
8 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
8 6 (26.09%) Coaching
9 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (21.74%) React
9 5 (21.74%) DevOps
9 5 (21.74%) JIRA
9 5 (21.74%) jQuery
9 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (21.74%) Confluence
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Moodle
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
3 2 (8.70%) WordPress
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Primavera
1 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Slack
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Basecamp
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
2 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) OLAP
4 1 (4.35%) OLTP
4 1 (4.35%) Redis
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
3 4 (17.39%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.04%) Jasmine
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) Subversion
6 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.35%) Grunt
6 1 (4.35%) gulp
6 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (8.70%) Billing
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Moodle Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) CSS
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) React
3 5 (21.74%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (17.39%) Angular 2
4 4 (17.39%) CSS3
4 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE
4 4 (17.39%) JSP
4 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) TDD
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Microservices
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Coaching
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) SFIA
6 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) SOLID
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Content Management
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Rancher
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
1 3 (13.04%) Zend
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) VMware