Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 99 79
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 14 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.52% 2.27% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 10.95% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 21
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +47.83%
10th Percentile £356 £306 £273
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
North East median daily rate £425 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -2.86% +25.00% +37.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £22.50
North East median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 154 420 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.70% 20.77% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 317 230
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £299
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £20.25 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +14.29% -23.64%
10th Percentile £12.48 £24.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £31.40 £24.00 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £20.15
% change year-on-year -7.95% +9.18% -29.91%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Tyne and Wear

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +24 14 £425 -5.56% 9
MySQL
North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
1 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Open Source
3 9 (64.29%) Confluence
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
3 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (57.14%) REST
4 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 8 (57.14%) Coaching
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (50.00%) Puppet
5 7 (50.00%) Kanban
6 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 6 (42.86%) Selenium
6 6 (42.86%) JSON
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
6 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) Docker
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) SOAP
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) HTML

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Slack
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (7.14%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data
6 1 (7.14%) DataStage
6 1 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Associate Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) SOAP
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) Django
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XSD
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Open Source
2 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
6 4 (28.57%) OWASP
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) Scala
7 2 (14.29%) Groovy
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 1 (7.14%) Jython
8 1 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) LXC
3 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
3 1 (7.14%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Rackspace
2 3 (21.43%) SaltStack
3 2 (14.29%) OpenText
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) ThinPrint
4 1 (7.14%) VMware