The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing MySQL 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-40.54% +24.71%

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 Northern Ireland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
74 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.17% 23.66% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 7 15
Median daily rate £420 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland