The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank - 45 29
Contract jobs citing MySQL 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.26% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.13% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +78.57%
MySQL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.55% 12.18% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 33
Average daily rate £385 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £267 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Bedfordshire region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire