Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 77 67
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 +20
Contract jobs citing MySQL 140 161 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.18% 2.93% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.30% 11.85% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 123 103
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +37.10%
10th Percentile £290 £241 £250
90th Percentile £645 £500 £555
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £21.20 £37.75
% change year-on-year +88.68% -43.84% +51.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 979 1359 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.22% 24.74% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 928 1111
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.88% +10.52%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £270
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
England median daily rate £453 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.30 £9.20
90th Percentile £37.85 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +15.75%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Yorkshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Yorkshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire +34 120 £400 +11.89% 25
South Yorkshire -20 22 £535 +33.75% 11
East Yorkshire - 2 £319 - 2
North Yorkshire +1 1 £275 -21.43% 4
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 73 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (50.71%) JavaScript
3 65 (46.43%) Java
4 64 (45.71%) TDD
5 61 (43.57%) Software Engineering
6 57 (40.71%) Git (software)
7 55 (39.29%) HTML
8 50 (35.71%) MongoDB
9 48 (34.29%) PHP
9 48 (34.29%) CSS
9 48 (34.29%) Linux
10 46 (32.86%) Node.js
10 46 (32.86%) Microservices
11 45 (32.14%) SQL
12 40 (28.57%) Oracle
13 39 (27.86%) NoSQL
14 38 (27.14%) Jenkins
15 35 (25.00%) JIRA
15 35 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (24.29%) Spring
17 33 (23.57%) DevOps
18 32 (22.86%) Hibernate
19 30 (21.43%) Confluence
20 29 (20.71%) Open Source
20 29 (20.71%) REST
21 28 (20.00%) BDD
22 27 (19.29%) Test Automation
22 27 (19.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 25 (17.86%) Slack
24 24 (17.14%) Apache Cassandra

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 30 (21.43%) Confluence
2 8 (5.71%) WordPress
3 6 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.57%) Apache
5 4 (2.86%) CMS
5 4 (2.86%) JBoss
5 4 (2.86%) nginx
6 2 (1.43%) Drupal
6 2 (1.43%) Moodle
6 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.71%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.71%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.71%) Kentico
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Primavera
2 1 (0.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.86%) Slack
2 7 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.57%) IaaS
4 3 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.14%) GitHub
4 3 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.14%) Loggly
4 3 (2.14%) Serverless
4 3 (2.14%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.43%) PaaS
5 2 (1.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.71%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) HTTP
1 4 (2.86%) SSH
2 3 (2.14%) Firewall
3 2 (1.43%) LDAP
3 2 (1.43%) SMS
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) FTP
4 1 (0.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 39 (27.86%) NoSQL
3 35 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (17.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
6 13 (9.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.86%) Redis
9 3 (2.14%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.71%) Big Data
11 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.71%) DB2
11 1 (0.71%) OLAP
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (40.71%) Git (software)
2 38 (27.14%) Jenkins
3 35 (25.00%) JIRA
4 22 (15.71%) Cucumber
5 21 (15.00%) Jasmine
6 20 (14.29%) JUnit
7 13 (9.29%) Maven
8 8 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (5.71%) PHPUnit
9 7 (5.00%) gulp
10 5 (3.57%) Selenium
10 5 (3.57%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.86%) Subversion
11 4 (2.86%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.14%) SonarQube
13 2 (1.43%) Babel
13 2 (1.43%) Flyway
13 2 (1.43%) GitLab
13 2 (1.43%) Grunt
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Retail
3 8 (5.71%) Marketing
4 6 (4.29%) Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Billing
5 2 (1.43%) Games
5 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (66.43%) Developer
2 40 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 34 (24.29%) PHP Developer
4 22 (15.71%) Software Engineer
5 15 (10.71%) MySQL Developer
6 13 (9.29%) Java Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (8.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (4.29%) WordPress Developer
11 5 (3.57%) PHP WordPress Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Agile Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (2.86%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.29%) HTML
2 48 (34.29%) CSS
3 46 (32.86%) Node.js
4 34 (24.29%) Spring
5 32 (22.86%) Hibernate
6 29 (20.71%) REST
7 21 (15.00%) React
8 20 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 18 (12.86%) HTML5
9 18 (12.86%) Web Services
10 17 (12.14%) CSS3
11 14 (10.00%) jQuery
12 13 (9.29%) RESTful
13 11 (7.86%) JSON
14 10 (7.14%) Laravel
14 10 (7.14%) Spring Boot
15 8 (5.71%) Symfony
15 8 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.71%) XML
16 6 (4.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.86%) Clustering
2 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.43%) Replication
3 2 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) BYOD
4 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.29%) Linux
2 27 (19.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.14%) Unix
3 3 (2.14%) Windows
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (45.71%) TDD
3 61 (43.57%) Software Engineering
4 46 (32.86%) Microservices
5 33 (23.57%) DevOps
6 29 (20.71%) Open Source
7 28 (20.00%) BDD
8 27 (19.29%) Test Automation
9 23 (16.43%) Scrum
10 22 (15.71%) SFIA
11 20 (14.29%) MVC
12 18 (12.86%) Coaching
12 18 (12.86%) Mentoring
13 17 (12.14%) Kanban
14 15 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (10.00%) OO
16 13 (9.29%) SDLC
16 13 (9.29%) Web Development
17 11 (7.86%) Integration Testing
18 8 (5.71%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.71%) JavaScript
2 65 (46.43%) Java
3 48 (34.29%) PHP
4 45 (32.14%) SQL
5 15 (10.71%) Python
6 13 (9.29%) Bash Shell
7 10 (7.14%) Go
8 7 (5.00%) PHP 5
9 6 (4.29%) C#
9 6 (4.29%) Perl
9 6 (4.29%) Ruby
10 5 (3.57%) PHP 7
11 4 (2.86%) C++
12 3 (2.14%) Groovy
12 3 (2.14%) Scala
12 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.43%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.43%) CCDP
2 2 (1.43%) CCNP
2 2 (1.43%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.43%) CISM
2 2 (1.43%) CISSP
2 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.43%) SAS Certification
2 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (8.57%) Docker
2 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.14%) Xen
3 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.43%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.00%) Puppet
2 7 (5.00%) Terraform
3 6 (4.29%) Rancher
4 3 (2.14%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.14%) Nagios
4 3 (2.14%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.14%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.71%) Ansible
5 1 (0.71%) Grafana
5 1 (0.71%) Graylog
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (28.57%) Oracle
2 22 (15.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.57%) Google
3 5 (3.57%) Splunk
4 3 (2.14%) Cisco
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.14%) New Relic
4 3 (2.14%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.14%) Zend
5 2 (1.43%) Adobe
5 2 (1.43%) Telerik
6 1 (0.71%) NetApp
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.71%) VMware