Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 20 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 5 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.06% 1.20% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.90% 7.89% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 21
Southampton median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +41.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £330 £269 £250
90th Percentile £369 £438 £380
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £35.00
Hampshire median hourly rate - £43.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +72.00% -54.55%

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 Southampton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 102 76 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 21.56% 15.26% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 119
Southampton median daily rate £365 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.88% +8.00% +4.90%
10th Percentile £241 £281 £290
90th Percentile £610 £548 £528
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Southampton median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +35.71% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Southampton

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Southampton

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP