Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 16 January 2019 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 110 69
Rank change year-on-year +35 -41 +8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 89 31 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.88% 1.12% 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.13% 4.76% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 20 33
Surrey median daily rate £388 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £279 £323
90th Percentile £538 £550 £619
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £48.75 -
South East median hourly rate £38.75 £47.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year -18.42% +70.40% -20.36%

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 Surrey with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 734 651 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.79% 23.54% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 497 239
Surrey median daily rate £484 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.22% +8.24% +1.80%
10th Percentile £336 £324 £289
90th Percentile £613 £575 £561
South East median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £19.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +129.89% -60.85%
10th Percentile £25.25 £14.25 £17.40
90th Percentile £56.75 £51.00 £26.52
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year -22.22% +158.62% -34.34%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Surrey

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Surrey

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Surrey

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Surrey

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Guildford -6 15 £450 +15.38% 20
Woking +11 12 £450 +71.43% 6
Staines - 9 £550 -
Reigate -2 4 £375 -21.05% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 3 £450 -
Weybridge - 2 £488 -
Chertsey - 2 £394 -
Farnham - 2 £450 -
Caterham -2 1 - -
Godstone - 1 £350 -
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 42 (47.19%) PHP
2 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
3 36 (40.45%) Linux
4 27 (30.34%) CSS
5 26 (29.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (29.21%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (28.09%) Node.js
6 25 (28.09%) HTML
7 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (24.72%) jQuery
9 21 (23.60%) Docker
10 20 (22.47%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (22.47%) SQL
11 19 (21.35%) Java
11 19 (21.35%) DevOps
12 18 (20.22%) LAMP
13 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
14 16 (17.98%) JSON
14 16 (17.98%) NoSQL
15 14 (15.73%) Unix
16 13 (14.61%) OO
16 13 (14.61%) Service Management
16 13 (14.61%) Back Office
16 13 (14.61%) Data Management
16 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
16 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (14.61%) Amazon EC2
17 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
17 12 (13.48%) Drupal
17 12 (13.48%) Software Engineering

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (13.48%) Drupal
2 8 (8.99%) nginx
3 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.62%) CMS
5 3 (3.37%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.37%) WordPress
6 2 (2.25%) Apache
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (1.12%) lighttpd
7 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.21%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (29.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (14.61%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.87%) npm
3 7 (7.87%) Yarn
4 6 (6.74%) Amazon S3
4 6 (6.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.74%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (6.74%) Heroku
4 6 (6.74%) SaaS
4 6 (6.74%) Serverless
5 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.25%) IaaS
7 1 (1.12%) BIME
7 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.25%) LAN
1 2 (2.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Converged Networks
2 1 (1.12%) DHCP
2 1 (1.12%) DNS
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) SAN
2 1 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
3 16 (17.98%) NoSQL
4 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
5 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
7 6 (6.74%) Amazon Aurora
7 6 (6.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.62%) Big Data
8 5 (5.62%) Parquet
9 4 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (3.37%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.37%) HBase
10 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (3.37%) Sqoop
11 2 (2.25%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.99%) JIRA
3 7 (7.87%) Babel
3 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.87%) webpack
4 5 (5.62%) JUnit
4 5 (5.62%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.37%) GitLab
5 3 (3.37%) Maven
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.25%) Mockito
6 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.12%) git-flow
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (14.61%) Back Office
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 7 (7.87%) Advertising
4 3 (3.37%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (67.42%) Developer
2 25 (28.09%) PHP Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.74%) Backend Developer
4 6 (6.74%) Consultant
4 6 (6.74%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (6.74%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (5.62%) Administrator
5 5 (5.62%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (4.49%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (4.49%) React Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Architect
7 3 (3.37%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) CSS
2 25 (28.09%) HTML
2 25 (28.09%) Node.js
3 22 (24.72%) jQuery
4 18 (20.22%) LAMP
5 16 (17.98%) JSON
6 11 (12.36%) REST
7 10 (11.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (10.11%) Symfony
9 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.99%) CSS3
9 8 (8.99%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (7.87%) Jest
10 7 (7.87%) React
10 7 (7.87%) Redux
10 7 (7.87%) Sass
10 7 (7.87%) Spring
11 6 (6.74%) D3.js
11 6 (6.74%) J2EE
11 6 (6.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.45%) Linux
2 14 (15.73%) Unix
3 8 (8.99%) CentOS
4 5 (5.62%) Windows
5 1 (1.12%) AIX
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.12%) VMS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.35%) DevOps
3 13 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (14.61%) Data Management
3 13 (14.61%) OO
3 13 (14.61%) Service Management
4 12 (13.48%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.24%) Microservices
7 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.99%) Migration
7 8 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (8.99%) TDD
8 7 (7.87%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (6.74%) Coaching
9 6 (6.74%) CRM
10 5 (5.62%) Kanban
10 5 (5.62%) MVC
10 5 (5.62%) OOP
10 5 (5.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.19%) PHP
2 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.47%) SQL
4 19 (21.35%) Java
5 6 (6.74%) Ruby
5 6 (6.74%) Scala
6 5 (5.62%) ES6
6 5 (5.62%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.49%) Python
8 3 (3.37%) C
8 3 (3.37%) C++
8 3 (3.37%) Perl
8 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) Java 8
9 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.12%) HND
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) COBIT
2 1 (1.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) Docker
2 8 (8.99%) HDFS
3 3 (3.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) KVM
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Puppet
2 5 (5.62%) Ansible
3 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.37%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (3.37%) Oozie
4 3 (3.37%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.25%) Ambari
6 1 (1.12%) Kibana
6 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.12%) logstash
6 1 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 6 (6.74%) VMware
3 3 (3.37%) Google
3 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco
4 2 (2.25%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.12%) Citrix
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) MapR
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Tableau
5 1 (1.12%) Virgin Media