The table below looks at the statistics 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 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 24 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.02% 0.86% 4.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.28% 2.90% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
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£250 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +128.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £400 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £305 £295
% change year-on-year
+16.39% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.38% +73.33%
MySQL
South West

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 Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
43 69 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.53% 29.74% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 25
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £42.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 - £38.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 - £46.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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
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 March 2015. 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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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 +4 5 £294 -26.56% 7
Ferndown - - - -
Poole - - - - 3
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Drupal
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) WordPress
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) XHTML
6 3 (33.33%) Publishing
6 3 (33.33%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
8 1 (11.11%) Subversion
8 1 (11.11%) Ajax
8 1 (11.11%) Photography
8 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
8 1 (11.11%) Symfony
8 1 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
8 1 (11.11%) Magento
8 1 (11.11%) Web Design
8 1 (11.11%) ETL
8 1 (11.11%) W3C
8 1 (11.11%) SQL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Drupal
2 3 (33.33%) WordPress
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) OOP
1 1 (11.11%) ETL
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Web Design
1 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL