The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing MySQL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+49.00% -54.54%
MySQL
South East

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 Home Counties region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 11.11% 40.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £700 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Home Counties region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties