Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 31 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 12 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.76% 2.81% 2.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.69% 15.38% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 13
Staffordshire median daily rate £335 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +15.38% -25.71%
10th Percentile £298 £161 £219
90th Percentile £353 £330 £300
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £308 £300
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 58 65 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 23.02% 18.26% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 71
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £213 £209 £263
90th Percentile £379 £485 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £11.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.13% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £20.50 £18.14
% change year-on-year +51.22% +13.01% -9.30%

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 22 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 10 £335 +252.63% 4
MySQL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Line Management
4 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (75.00%) Microservices
4 9 (75.00%) SOLID
5 7 (58.33%) Angular 2
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) PHP
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) LAMP
8 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) Node.js
8 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 10 (83.33%) HTML Developer
3 9 (75.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Angular Developer
5 6 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 6 (50.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
4 7 (58.33%) Angular 2
4 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Line Management
2 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (75.00%) Microservices
2 9 (75.00%) SOLID
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) ES6
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PHP 7
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SQL