The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 40 13 33
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing MySQL 4 32 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.28% 13.73% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 28.57% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £290 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% +12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -35.38%
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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
90 112 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 28.75% 48.07% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 73 37
Average daily rate £330 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £31.70 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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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
Bath -9 4 £288 -2.54% 18
Bridgwater - - - - 2
Clevedon - - - - 1
Street - - - -
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
3 10 (47.62%) CSS3
4 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) PHP5
5 7 (33.33%) OOP
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 5 (23.81%) RESTful
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) OOD
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Laravel
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) Apache
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) IIS
9 3 (14.29%) C++
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) SCCM

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Voldemort
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) HBase
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Qt Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) HTML5
2 10 (47.62%) CSS3
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) RESTful
5 3 (14.29%) Laravel
6 2 (9.52%) LAMP
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) Symfony
6 2 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) OOP
2 5 (23.81%) OOD
2 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) OO PHP
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) PHP5
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) C
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) Python
8 1 (4.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Sun
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) SAP