The median contractor rate for a MySQL Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 586 553
Rank change year-on-year +24 -33  
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 52 63 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 68
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £263 £221 £212
90th Percentile £496 £651 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 50928 53153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98440 117183 122955
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4470 5127 7601
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured MySQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL Developer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 52 £400 +14.28% 35
UK excluding London +75 35 £390 +41.81% 25
South East +20 17 £450 +56.52% 3
London -17 17 £413 - 10
North of England +71 15 £325 +66.66% 10
Midlands +12 2 £381 +34.95% 7
East of England -8 2 £450 +84.61% 3
South West - 1 £425 - 2

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, MySQL Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 109 (100.00%) MySQL
2 72 (66.06%) PHP
3 55 (50.46%) JavaScript
3 55 (50.46%) HTML
4 52 (47.71%) CSS
5 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (19.27%) Drupal
7 19 (17.43%) Laravel
7 19 (17.43%) Git (software)
8 18 (16.51%) LAMP
9 17 (15.60%) Java
9 17 (15.60%) Symfony
9 17 (15.60%) RESTful
10 16 (14.68%) TDD
11 12 (11.01%) DevOps
12 11 (10.09%) jQuery
12 11 (10.09%) WordPress
13 10 (9.17%) HTML5
13 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
13 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
13 10 (9.17%) SQL
14 9 (8.26%) Photoshop
14 9 (8.26%) Ruby
14 9 (8.26%) CSS3
15 8 (7.34%) GitHub
15 8 (7.34%) AngularJS
15 8 (7.34%) Go
15 8 (7.34%) SDLC
15 8 (7.34%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (7.34%) Web Development

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (19.27%) Drupal
2 11 (10.09%) WordPress
3 7 (6.42%) CMS
4 6 (5.50%) Apache
4 6 (5.50%) Moodle
5 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.75%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) GitHub
2 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) AdWords
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.67%) MariaDB
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.75%) Redis
7 2 (1.83%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.83%) Power BI
7 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.92%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.34%) JIRA
4 6 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (5.50%) RSpec
5 5 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.59%) Hudson
5 5 (4.59%) PHPUnit
5 5 (4.59%) Vagrant
6 4 (3.67%) Subversion
7 2 (1.83%) JUnit
7 2 (1.83%) Maven
8 1 (0.92%) Grunt
8 1 (0.92%) Selenium
8 1 (0.92%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (4.59%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Marketing
2 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Automotive
4 1 (0.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (50.46%) HTML
2 52 (47.71%) CSS
3 19 (17.43%) Laravel
4 18 (16.51%) LAMP
5 17 (15.60%) RESTful
5 17 (15.60%) Symfony
6 11 (10.09%) jQuery
7 10 (9.17%) HTML5
8 9 (8.26%) CSS3
9 8 (7.34%) AngularJS
9 8 (7.34%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (3.67%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.67%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.67%) JSON
10 4 (3.67%) Spring
11 3 (2.75%) Ajax
11 3 (2.75%) J2EE
11 3 (2.75%) REST
11 3 (2.75%) Web Services
11 3 (2.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.67%) User Experience
3 3 (2.75%) Fintech
4 2 (1.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.68%) TDD
3 12 (11.01%) DevOps
4 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
5 8 (7.34%) OOP
5 8 (7.34%) SDLC
5 8 (7.34%) Web Development
6 7 (6.42%) BDD
6 7 (6.42%) MVC
6 7 (6.42%) OO
7 6 (5.50%) CRM
8 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.67%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.67%) Microservices
9 4 (3.67%) Migration
9 4 (3.67%) Multithreading
9 4 (3.67%) OO PHP
9 4 (3.67%) Scrum
9 4 (3.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (66.06%) PHP
2 55 (50.46%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.60%) Java
4 10 (9.17%) SQL
5 9 (8.26%) Ruby
6 8 (7.34%) Go
7 4 (3.67%) PHP 5
8 3 (2.75%) C
8 3 (2.75%) C++
8 3 (2.75%) Python
9 2 (1.83%) C#
9 2 (1.83%) PHP 7
9 2 (1.83%) Scala
10 1 (0.92%) Elixir
10 1 (0.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Ansible
1 6 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.92%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Adobe
2 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.50%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (5.50%) Zend
4 4 (3.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.83%) Google
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
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