The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 43 59 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 56 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.18% 2.64% 3.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.62% 11.49% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 30
Median daily rate £361 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £510 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +36.80% -16.66%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 337 444 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 25.13% 22.96% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 324 358
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £17.33 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £23.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in West Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in West Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in West Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in West Yorkshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Leeds +9 48 £375 -6.25% 32
Wakefield - 3 - - 3
MySQL
Yorkshire

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 57 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (53.40%) Linux
3 50 (48.54%) Java
3 50 (48.54%) MongoDB
4 48 (46.60%) JavaScript
5 45 (43.69%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (39.81%) PHP
7 38 (36.89%) Git (software)
8 35 (33.98%) HTML
8 35 (33.98%) Software Engineering
9 31 (30.10%) CSS
10 29 (28.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (27.18%) Jenkins
11 28 (27.18%) Scrum
12 27 (26.21%) NoSQL
12 27 (26.21%) Kanban
13 25 (24.27%) Apache
13 25 (24.27%) Red Hat
13 25 (24.27%) Node.js
14 24 (23.30%) TDD
15 21 (20.39%) LAMP
15 21 (20.39%) Python
15 21 (20.39%) Open Source
15 21 (20.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (20.39%) REST
15 21 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
16 20 (19.42%) Ansible
16 20 (19.42%) DevOps
16 20 (19.42%) Puppet
17 19 (18.45%) SQL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 25 (24.27%) Apache
2 11 (10.68%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.83%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
4 5 (4.85%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.91%) Confluence
5 3 (2.91%) Plone
5 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.91%) SilverStripe
5 3 (2.91%) WordPress
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.97%) nginx
7 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.80%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (6.80%) IaaS
3 5 (4.85%) Google Analytics
3 5 (4.85%) Loggly
3 5 (4.85%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (2.91%) Slack
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) HTTP
2 12 (11.65%) Internet
3 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.85%) DNS
4 5 (4.85%) Kerberos
5 4 (3.88%) AMQP
5 4 (3.88%) Network Security
6 3 (2.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (48.54%) MongoDB
2 45 (43.69%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (28.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 27 (26.21%) NoSQL
5 12 (11.65%) Hadoop
6 11 (10.68%) HBase
7 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
8 7 (6.80%) Apache Hive
8 7 (6.80%) Big Data
9 6 (5.83%) Redis
10 5 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (3.88%) Riak
12 2 (1.94%) Informix
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
13 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.97%) GIS
13 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (36.89%) Git (software)
2 28 (27.18%) Jenkins
3 17 (16.50%) JUnit
4 16 (15.53%) Jasmine
5 7 (6.80%) Grunt
5 7 (6.80%) Maven
6 6 (5.83%) JIRA
6 6 (5.83%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.91%) Subversion
8 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.94%) Gatling
8 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.94%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (5.83%) Marketing
2 4 (3.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) iGaming
4 1 (0.97%) Legal
4 1 (0.97%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Developer
2 26 (25.24%) PHP Developer
3 22 (21.36%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Architect
5 10 (9.71%) MySQL Developer
5 10 (9.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Technical Architect
8 7 (6.80%) WebOps Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.88%) Digital Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) Digital Analytics Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) Java Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.98%) HTML
2 31 (30.10%) CSS
3 25 (24.27%) Node.js
4 21 (20.39%) LAMP
4 21 (20.39%) REST
5 17 (16.50%) HTML5
6 14 (13.59%) CSS3
7 11 (10.68%) Spring
7 11 (10.68%) Symfony
7 11 (10.68%) Web Services
8 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
8 10 (9.71%) JSON
9 8 (7.77%) XML
10 7 (6.80%) Ajax
10 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.80%) Django
10 7 (6.80%) jQuery
10 7 (6.80%) Play Framework
10 7 (6.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (5.83%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) Replication
1 5 (4.85%) Social Media
2 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.94%) Clustering
4 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.94%) RIA
4 2 (1.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (53.40%) Linux
2 21 (20.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Windows
4 5 (4.85%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.94%) Unix
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) CentOS
7 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.98%) Software Engineering
3 28 (27.18%) Scrum
4 27 (26.21%) Kanban
5 24 (23.30%) TDD
6 21 (20.39%) Open Source
7 20 (19.42%) DevOps
8 18 (17.48%) Configuration Management
9 16 (15.53%) Mentoring
10 13 (12.62%) BDD
11 11 (10.68%) Microservices
12 10 (9.71%) High Availability
12 10 (9.71%) SDLC
12 10 (9.71%) User Stories
13 9 (8.74%) Automated Testing
13 9 (8.74%) MVC
13 9 (8.74%) Web Development
14 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (6.80%) Coaching
15 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (48.54%) Java
2 48 (46.60%) JavaScript
3 41 (39.81%) PHP
4 21 (20.39%) Python
5 19 (18.45%) SQL
6 15 (14.56%) Ruby
7 9 (8.74%) Scala
8 8 (7.77%) Go
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) C#
10 1 (0.97%) C++
10 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) OCP
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (10.68%) HDFS
2 6 (5.83%) Docker
3 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.85%) VirtualBox
3 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (19.42%) Ansible
2 20 (19.42%) Puppet
3 16 (15.53%) Salt
4 11 (10.68%) Nagios
5 6 (5.83%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.85%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.94%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.97%) Graphite
8 1 (0.97%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Red Hat
2 15 (14.56%) Oracle
3 14 (13.59%) Google
4 13 (12.62%) SaltStack
5 9 (8.74%) Rackspace
6 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.80%) Splunk
7 7 (6.80%) Zend
8 5 (4.85%) Hortonworks
8 5 (4.85%) New Relic
8 5 (4.85%) Tableau
8 5 (4.85%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day 6 months initially likely to extend
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £340 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago