Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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.

MySQL
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 92 70
Rank change year-on-year +36 -22 +18
Contract jobs citing MySQL 118 88 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.89% 2.46% 3.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.16% 9.82% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 69 67
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +32.81%
10th Percentile £283 £238 £250
90th Percentile £645 £475 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +39.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 730 896 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.06% 25.04% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 609 818
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £525 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.59 £21.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.70% +14.53% +15.63%
10th Percentile £12.21 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £21.37 £31.50 £42.27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +50.88% -18.57% +9.38%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Leeds +28 104 £425 +25.93% 19
Bradford +9 2 £400 +14.29% 1
Wakefield -4 2 £250 -28.57% 2
Wetherby - 1 £300 -
Huddersfield - 1 £275 -
MySQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 66 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.85%) Software Engineering
3 59 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 57 (48.31%) Java
5 54 (45.76%) TDD
6 53 (44.92%) Git (software)
7 47 (39.83%) Node.js
8 45 (38.14%) MongoDB
9 43 (36.44%) Microservices
9 43 (36.44%) Linux
10 42 (35.59%) HTML
11 40 (33.90%) SQL
12 38 (32.20%) PHP
13 37 (31.36%) Oracle
13 37 (31.36%) NoSQL
14 36 (30.51%) PostgreSQL
15 35 (29.66%) CSS
16 34 (28.81%) Jenkins
17 31 (26.27%) JIRA
18 30 (25.42%) Spring
18 30 (25.42%) REST
19 29 (24.58%) Confluence
19 29 (24.58%) BDD
19 29 (24.58%) Test Automation
20 28 (23.73%) Open Source
20 28 (23.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 28 (23.73%) DevOps
20 28 (23.73%) Hibernate
21 26 (22.03%) Slack
22 25 (21.19%) Apache Cassandra

MySQL
Co-occurring 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 29 (24.58%) Confluence
2 6 (5.08%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.24%) Apache
3 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.24%) WordPress
4 4 (3.39%) JBoss
4 4 (3.39%) nginx
5 2 (1.69%) CMS
5 2 (1.69%) Drupal
5 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.69%) SAS
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.85%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.85%) Kentico
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.03%) Slack
2 7 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.24%) IaaS
4 3 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.54%) Loggly
4 3 (2.54%) Serverless
4 3 (2.54%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.69%) GitHub
5 2 (1.69%) PaaS
5 2 (1.69%) SaaS
6 1 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) HTTP
2 3 (2.54%) SSH
3 2 (1.69%) Firewall
3 2 (1.69%) LDAP
3 2 (1.69%) SMS
4 1 (0.85%) DNS
4 1 (0.85%) FTP
4 1 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (38.14%) MongoDB
2 37 (31.36%) NoSQL
3 36 (30.51%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (21.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
6 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.54%) Redis
9 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.85%) DB2
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (44.92%) Git (software)
2 34 (28.81%) Jenkins
3 31 (26.27%) JIRA
4 23 (19.49%) Cucumber
5 22 (18.64%) Jasmine
6 20 (16.95%) JUnit
7 13 (11.02%) Maven
8 7 (5.93%) gulp
9 6 (5.08%) PHPUnit
10 5 (4.24%) Vagrant
11 4 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.54%) SonarQube
13 2 (1.69%) Babel
13 2 (1.69%) Flyway
13 2 (1.69%) GitLab
13 2 (1.69%) Grunt
13 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.69%) Subversion
13 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (13.56%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Marketing
2 7 (5.93%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (66.95%) Developer
2 36 (30.51%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.19%) PHP Developer
4 22 (18.64%) Software Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Java Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (9.32%) MySQL Developer
7 8 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Lead Software Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Magento Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Node.js Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Senior DevOps
11 4 (3.39%) WordPress Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.83%) Node.js
2 42 (35.59%) HTML
3 35 (29.66%) CSS
4 30 (25.42%) REST
4 30 (25.42%) Spring
5 28 (23.73%) Hibernate
6 17 (14.41%) React
7 16 (13.56%) AngularJS
8 14 (11.86%) Web Services
9 13 (11.02%) HTML5
10 12 (10.17%) CSS3
11 10 (8.47%) JSON
11 10 (8.47%) Spring Boot
12 8 (6.78%) jQuery
12 8 (6.78%) Laravel
13 7 (5.93%) Symfony
14 6 (5.08%) RESTful
14 6 (5.08%) XML
15 5 (4.24%) JPA
15 5 (4.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.54%) Clustering
4 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.44%) Linux
2 28 (23.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.85%) Software Engineering
3 54 (45.76%) TDD
4 43 (36.44%) Microservices
5 29 (24.58%) BDD
5 29 (24.58%) Test Automation
6 28 (23.73%) DevOps
6 28 (23.73%) Open Source
7 24 (20.34%) SFIA
8 19 (16.10%) Coaching
8 19 (16.10%) Mentoring
9 18 (15.25%) Kanban
9 18 (15.25%) Scrum
10 16 (13.56%) MVC
11 13 (11.02%) SDLC
12 12 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (10.17%) Integration Testing
13 11 (9.32%) OO
13 11 (9.32%) Web Development
14 8 (6.78%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 57 (48.31%) Java
3 40 (33.90%) SQL
4 38 (32.20%) PHP
5 11 (9.32%) Python
6 10 (8.47%) Go
7 9 (7.63%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.08%) C#
8 6 (5.08%) Ruby
9 5 (4.24%) PHP 5
9 5 (4.24%) PHP 7
10 4 (3.39%) C++
11 3 (2.54%) Perl
11 3 (2.54%) Scala
11 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.69%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.69%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.69%) CCDP
2 2 (1.69%) CCNP
2 2 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.69%) CISM
2 2 (1.69%) CISSP
2 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.69%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.17%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Xen
3 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.69%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.93%) Puppet
2 7 (5.93%) Terraform
3 6 (5.08%) Rancher
4 3 (2.54%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.54%) Nagios
4 3 (2.54%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.54%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.85%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) Grafana
5 1 (0.85%) Graylog
Vendors
1 37 (31.36%) Oracle
2 23 (19.49%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.24%) Google
4 4 (3.39%) Splunk
5 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.54%) New Relic
5 3 (2.54%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco
6 2 (1.69%) Telerik
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) Sitecore