Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 January 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 20 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 -21
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.60% 6.03% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.45% 24.00% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £313 £200 £263
90th Percentile £375 £388 £288
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +195.08% -12.86% +45.83%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 67 100 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 24.91% 25.13% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 73 56
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16% +13.85%
10th Percentile £308 £204 £263
90th Percentile £433 £423 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £14.00
10th Percentile £40.25 - £9.20
90th Percentile £49.75 - £18.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.91 £16.56 £20.50
% change year-on-year +86.62% -19.22% +9.33%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Staffordshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Staffordshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Staffordshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Stafford +2 4 £325 +0.78% 4
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £325 +1.17% 6
MySQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Laravel
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) HDInsight
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Laravel
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP 7
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Dell
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) VMware