The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Dorset region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 21 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.07% 1.29% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.50% 4.48% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£245 £250 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +24.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +66.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.54% 28.88% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 33
Average daily rate £350 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £421 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +10 3 £238 -9.52% 12
Poole - - - - 7
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL.

1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
7 2 (22.22%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) LAMP
7 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) Subversion
7 2 (22.22%) Content Management
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) TDD
8 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
8 1 (11.11%) PHP5
8 1 (11.11%) Spring
8 1 (11.11%) Puppet

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PHP5
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle