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 3 months to 29 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.

MySQL
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 64 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 77 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.63% 2.82% 2.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.22% 11.74% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 36
Median daily rate £365 £348 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.03% -7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £485 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +37.60% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 506 690 746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 23.83% 24.00% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 500 495
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +6.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £15.75 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £24.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire +23 61 £365 -8.75% 54
South Yorkshire -10 10 £354 +15.51% 7
North Yorkshire +3 1 £400 +150.00% 7
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (43.61%) Linux
3 57 (42.86%) PHP
4 54 (40.60%) JavaScript
5 53 (39.85%) Java
6 51 (38.35%) HTML
7 50 (37.59%) MongoDB
8 47 (35.34%) CSS
9 44 (33.08%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (30.83%) Git (software)
11 32 (24.06%) NoSQL
12 31 (23.31%) Software Engineering
13 30 (22.56%) Open Source
14 29 (21.80%) TDD
14 29 (21.80%) Python
15 28 (21.05%) SQL
16 27 (20.30%) DevOps
17 26 (19.55%) Opscode Chef
17 26 (19.55%) Apache
18 25 (18.80%) Scrum
18 25 (18.80%) Puppet
18 25 (18.80%) REST
19 24 (18.05%) Jenkins
20 23 (17.29%) Node.js
20 23 (17.29%) Apache Cassandra
20 23 (17.29%) LAMP
20 23 (17.29%) Configuration Management
21 22 (16.54%) Oracle
21 22 (16.54%) HTML5
21 22 (16.54%) Kanban

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 26 (19.55%) Apache
2 11 (8.27%) Apache Spark
3 7 (5.26%) CMS
4 6 (4.51%) Apache Pig
4 6 (4.51%) Confluence
4 6 (4.51%) WordPress
5 5 (3.76%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.01%) Drupal
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.26%) Plone
7 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.26%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.75%) IIS
9 1 (0.75%) Liferay
9 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.75%) nginx
9 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (6.02%) IaaS
3 5 (3.76%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.76%) Loggly
3 5 (3.76%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (3.01%) Slack
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) HTTP
2 12 (9.02%) Internet
3 11 (8.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.51%) DNS
5 5 (3.76%) Kerberos
5 5 (3.76%) Network Security
6 4 (3.01%) AMQP
6 4 (3.01%) SSL
7 3 (2.26%) Firewall
7 3 (2.26%) Intranet
8 1 (0.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (37.59%) MongoDB
2 44 (33.08%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (24.06%) NoSQL
4 23 (17.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (9.02%) Hadoop
5 12 (9.02%) HBase
6 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
6 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 7 (5.26%) Big Data
7 7 (5.26%) Redis
8 5 (3.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.01%) Riak
10 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.50%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.50%) Informix
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (30.83%) Git (software)
2 24 (18.05%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.27%) JIRA
3 11 (8.27%) JUnit
4 10 (7.52%) Jasmine
5 8 (6.02%) Maven
6 7 (5.26%) Grunt
7 6 (4.51%) Subversion
7 6 (4.51%) Vagrant
8 4 (3.01%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.50%) Gatling
10 2 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.50%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.75%) git-flow
11 1 (0.75%) Mockito
11 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (5.26%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Marketing
3 4 (3.01%) Advertising
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) iGaming
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (54.14%) Developer
2 37 (27.82%) PHP Developer
3 21 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.77%) Architect
4 13 (9.77%) MySQL Developer
4 13 (9.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 12 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Technical Architect
6 9 (6.77%) WebOps Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) DBA
7 6 (4.51%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.76%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Digital Analytics Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.35%) HTML
2 47 (35.34%) CSS
3 25 (18.80%) REST
4 23 (17.29%) LAMP
4 23 (17.29%) Node.js
5 22 (16.54%) HTML5
6 18 (13.53%) CSS3
7 15 (11.28%) Spring
7 15 (11.28%) Web Services
8 14 (10.53%) jQuery
9 13 (9.77%) Hibernate
9 13 (9.77%) JSON
10 12 (9.02%) Symfony
11 10 (7.52%) Ajax
11 10 (7.52%) SOAP
11 10 (7.52%) XML
12 9 (6.77%) Django
13 8 (6.02%) Laravel
13 8 (6.02%) Play Framework
13 8 (6.02%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.76%) Replication
1 5 (3.76%) Social Media
2 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.26%) User Experience
4 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.50%) Clustering
4 2 (1.50%) RIA
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (43.61%) Linux
2 15 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.52%) Windows
4 5 (3.76%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.75%) Unix
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.31%) Software Engineering
3 30 (22.56%) Open Source
4 29 (21.80%) TDD
5 27 (20.30%) DevOps
6 25 (18.80%) Scrum
7 23 (17.29%) Configuration Management
8 22 (16.54%) Kanban
9 16 (12.03%) Microservices
10 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (10.53%) BDD
12 13 (9.77%) MVC
12 13 (9.77%) OO
12 13 (9.77%) Web Development
13 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.27%) High Availability
14 11 (8.27%) User Stories
14 11 (8.27%) Web Operations
15 10 (7.52%) SDLC
16 9 (6.77%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.86%) PHP
2 54 (40.60%) JavaScript
3 53 (39.85%) Java
4 29 (21.80%) Python
5 28 (21.05%) SQL
6 21 (15.79%) Ruby
7 10 (7.52%) Scala
8 8 (6.02%) Go
9 4 (3.01%) C#
10 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.50%) C++
11 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) Groovy
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.01%) Degree
3 2 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.50%) OCP
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) HDFS
2 6 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.51%) Docker
3 5 (3.76%) VirtualBox
3 5 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (19.55%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (18.80%) Puppet
3 20 (15.04%) Ansible
3 20 (15.04%) Salt
4 12 (9.02%) Nagios
5 7 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (3.76%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.76%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.50%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.75%) Graphite
8 1 (0.75%) Opsview
Vendors
1 22 (16.54%) Oracle
2 20 (15.04%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.03%) Google
4 13 (9.77%) SaltStack
5 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.77%) Rackspace
7 8 (6.02%) Zend
8 7 (5.26%) Tableau
9 6 (4.51%) Hortonworks
9 6 (4.51%) Splunk
10 5 (3.76%) New Relic
10 5 (3.76%) VMware
11 1 (0.75%) IBM
11 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.75%) WSO2
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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