Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 36 28
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 16 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.85% 1.63% 2.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.54% 8.33% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Watford median daily rate £375 - £400
10th Percentile £135 - £375
90th Percentile £425 - £425
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £460
% change year-on-year -11.11% -2.17% +53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 71 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 21.52% 19.61% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 16
Watford median daily rate £400 £380 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -0.33% +7.39%
10th Percentile £167 £255 £213
90th Percentile £545 £575 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £12.08
% change year-on-year -12.73% +127.65% -18.65%

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 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) Magento
4 8 (50.00%) Zend
4 8 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 8 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
4 8 (50.00%) XHTML
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) LAMP
5 7 (43.75%) XSL
5 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
5 7 (43.75%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) OOP
6 6 (37.50%) HTTP
7 5 (31.25%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) Google
8 4 (25.00%) Pay per click
8 4 (25.00%) Marketing
8 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (25.00%) SEO
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) Laravel
8 4 (25.00%) Link Building
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics

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 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Mockito
1 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Magento Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SEO Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) LAMP
2 8 (50.00%) XHTML
3 7 (43.75%) XSL
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) Laravel
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) EJB
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) JSP
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) Servlets
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 7 (43.75%) Open Source
5 6 (37.50%) OOP
6 5 (31.25%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) Content Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) Link Building
7 4 (25.00%) Pay per click
7 4 (25.00%) SEO
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) Content Management
9 1 (6.25%) DNA
9 1 (6.25%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
9 1 (6.25%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Zend
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) hybris
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle