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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 86 62
Rank change year-on-year +49 -24  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 66 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.57% 1.72% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.69% 7.74% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 27 39
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £216 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +42.85% +54.65%  

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 319 452 628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.11% 22.21% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 704 1187
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.73% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £15.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £104.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +49 61 £400 +23.07% 25
Bradford +5 1 £400 +5.26% 7
MySQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 65 (52.85%) Java
2 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (43.90%) NoSQL
4 53 (43.09%) JavaScript
5 52 (42.28%) HTML
6 46 (37.40%) MongoDB
7 44 (35.77%) Software Engineering
8 43 (34.96%) TDD
8 43 (34.96%) Git (software)
9 42 (34.15%) Linux
10 41 (33.33%) CSS
11 40 (32.52%) Spring
12 37 (30.08%) Open Source
13 35 (28.46%) Hibernate
14 34 (27.64%) SQL
15 32 (26.02%) PostgreSQL
16 31 (25.20%) Python
17 30 (24.39%) PHP
17 30 (24.39%) JIRA
18 29 (23.58%) REST
18 29 (23.58%) DevOps
19 27 (21.95%) Oracle
19 27 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
20 26 (21.14%) Microservices
21 22 (17.89%) Test Automation
22 21 (17.07%) Jenkins
23 19 (15.45%) Apache Cassandra
23 19 (15.45%) Node.js
24 18 (14.63%) High Availability
24 18 (14.63%) Configuration Management

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 16 (13.01%) Apache
2 14 (11.38%) Confluence
3 10 (8.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.44%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.44%) WordPress
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.63%) CMS
6 2 (1.63%) JBoss
6 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.63%) Plone
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.63%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.81%) nginx
7 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.76%) Slack
2 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.07%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.25%) IaaS
5 3 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.81%) Loggly
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
6 1 (0.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) HTTP
2 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.88%) Firewall
4 3 (2.44%) Internet
5 2 (1.63%) Intranet
5 2 (1.63%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.81%) DNS
6 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (43.90%) NoSQL
2 46 (37.40%) MongoDB
3 32 (26.02%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (15.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (8.13%) CouchDB
6 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.69%) Couchbase
7 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.44%) DB2
9 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.44%) HBase
10 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.63%) Big Data
10 2 (1.63%) Redis
11 1 (0.81%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.81%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (34.96%) Git (software)
2 30 (24.39%) JIRA
3 21 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 16 (13.01%) JUnit
5 11 (8.94%) Cucumber
6 10 (8.13%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.07%) Maven
7 5 (4.07%) PHPUnit
8 4 (3.25%) Selenium
9 3 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.44%) Grunt
9 3 (2.44%) JMeter
10 2 (1.63%) Gatling
10 2 (1.63%) GitLab
10 2 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.63%) Subversion
10 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.63%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.81%) GCC
11 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (5.69%) Marketing
2 2 (1.63%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Games
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (67.48%) Developer
2 44 (35.77%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.26%) PHP Developer
4 10 (8.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.32%) Python Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) Architect
6 7 (5.69%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (5.69%) WebOps Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Java Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (4.88%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.07%) Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Digital Analytics Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (3.25%) MongoDB Developer
10 3 (2.44%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (42.28%) HTML
2 41 (33.33%) CSS
3 40 (32.52%) Spring
4 35 (28.46%) Hibernate
5 29 (23.58%) REST
6 19 (15.45%) Node.js
7 17 (13.82%) HTML5
8 16 (13.01%) LAMP
9 12 (9.76%) CSS3
10 11 (8.94%) SOAP
11 10 (8.13%) Grails
11 10 (8.13%) JSON
11 10 (8.13%) Symfony
11 10 (8.13%) Web Services
12 8 (6.50%) jQuery
12 8 (6.50%) RESTful
12 8 (6.50%) XML
13 7 (5.69%) Laravel
14 6 (4.88%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.88%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.07%) Social Media
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.81%) BYOD
4 1 (0.81%) Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Replication
4 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.15%) Linux
2 16 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Windows
4 1 (0.81%) CentOS
4 1 (0.81%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.77%) Software Engineering
3 43 (34.96%) TDD
4 37 (30.08%) Open Source
5 29 (23.58%) DevOps
6 26 (21.14%) Microservices
7 22 (17.89%) Test Automation
8 18 (14.63%) Configuration Management
8 18 (14.63%) High Availability
9 17 (13.82%) BDD
9 17 (13.82%) OO
10 16 (13.01%) SDLC
11 14 (11.38%) OOP
12 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (9.76%) Kanban
12 12 (9.76%) Scrum
13 11 (8.94%) Web Development
14 10 (8.13%) Pair Programming
15 9 (7.32%) MVC
16 8 (6.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.85%) Java
2 53 (43.09%) JavaScript
3 34 (27.64%) SQL
4 31 (25.20%) Python
5 30 (24.39%) PHP
6 13 (10.57%) Ruby
7 10 (8.13%) Groovy
7 10 (8.13%) Perl
8 7 (5.69%) Go
9 6 (4.88%) Scala
10 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.81%) CCDP
3 1 (0.81%) CCNP
3 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) CISM
3 1 (0.81%) CISSP
3 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Docker
2 3 (2.44%) HDFS
3 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (13.82%) Puppet
2 15 (12.20%) Ansible
3 14 (11.38%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (8.94%) Salt
5 3 (2.44%) Nagios
6 2 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.81%) Graphite
7 1 (0.81%) Opsview
7 1 (0.81%) Rancher
7 1 (0.81%) Terraform
7 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Oracle
2 15 (12.20%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.13%) Google
4 7 (5.69%) Zend
5 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.07%) Rackspace
6 5 (4.07%) SaltStack
6 5 (4.07%) Tableau
7 4 (3.25%) Splunk
8 2 (1.63%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco
9 1 (0.81%) New Relic
9 1 (0.81%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago