Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 19 October 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 43 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -25 +16
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.91% 2.17% 8.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.94% 9.47% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Watford median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £129 £463 £375
90th Percentile £430 £488 £478
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Watford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 64 95 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 17.49% 22.89% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 23
Watford median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% +5.44%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £220
90th Percentile £550 £575 £530
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £28.54
% change year-on-year +133.33% -47.44% +36.33%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Watford

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Watford

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Watford over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) Google
4 4 (57.14%) Pay per click
4 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) Google Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) WordPress
4 4 (57.14%) Social Media
4 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 4 (57.14%) Link Building
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
4 4 (57.14%) SEO
4 4 (57.14%) Content Marketing
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) LAMP
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Apache
6 2 (28.57%) XHTML
6 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
6 2 (28.57%) Magento
6 2 (28.57%) Zend
7 1 (14.29%) Degree

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SEO Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Magento Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Laravel
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Content Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Link Building
2 4 (57.14%) Pay per click
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Zend