The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Somerset 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 32 40 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing MySQL 24 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.62% 2.44% 8.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.86% 8.33% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 6
Average daily rate £350 £240 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £240 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £289 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.55% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +28.57%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
105 60 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.59% 29.27% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 32 31
Average daily rate £363 £310 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £332 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
MySQL
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath +5 19 £350 - 9
Street - 3 - -
Taunton - - - - 1
Bridgwater - - - - 1
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 42 (82.35%) PHP
2 28 (54.90%) OOP
3 26 (50.98%) OOD
4 25 (49.02%) PHP5
5 20 (39.22%) NoSQL
6 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
7 16 (31.37%) Digital Media
8 14 (27.45%) Web Services
8 14 (27.45%) Bash Shell
9 13 (25.49%) LAMP
10 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
10 11 (21.57%) Publishing
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.57%) HTML
10 11 (21.57%) CSS
11 9 (17.65%) Java
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
12 8 (15.69%) HTML5
13 7 (13.73%) jQuery
13 7 (13.73%) Symfony
13 7 (13.73%) Zend
13 7 (13.73%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (13.73%) Linux
13 7 (13.73%) MVC
13 7 (13.73%) CSS3
14 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
14 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
14 6 (11.76%) OO PHP
14 6 (11.76%) UML
14 6 (11.76%) Oracle

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (11.76%) Drupal
2 5 (9.80%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.80%) Escenic
2 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.80%) MQSeries
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 3 (5.88%) WordPress
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.96%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
6 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) OSPF
3 1 (1.96%) BGP
3 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.96%) IPv6
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) NoSQL
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.80%) Big Data
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
1 11 (21.57%) Publishing
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (90.20%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) PHP Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Programmer
5 5 (9.80%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.80%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Database Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Designer
6 4 (7.84%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) Web Services
2 13 (25.49%) LAMP
3 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) CSS
4 8 (15.69%) HTML5
5 7 (13.73%) jQuery
5 7 (13.73%) Symfony
5 7 (13.73%) CodeIgniter
5 7 (13.73%) CSS3
6 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 5 (9.80%) Spring
7 5 (9.80%) JSF
7 5 (9.80%) Ajax
7 5 (9.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (9.80%) XML
7 5 (9.80%) .NET
7 5 (9.80%) J2EE
7 5 (9.80%) Struts
7 5 (9.80%) Java RMI
7 5 (9.80%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.84%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Debian
5 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) OOP
2 26 (50.98%) OOD
3 7 (13.73%) MVC
4 6 (11.76%) OO PHP
4 6 (11.76%) UML
4 6 (11.76%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Scrum
5 5 (9.80%) TDD
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) BDD
5 5 (9.80%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (9.80%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) RUP
6 4 (7.84%) ETL
6 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.92%) Content Management
8 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) PHP
2 25 (49.02%) PHP5
3 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 14 (27.45%) Bash Shell
5 9 (17.65%) Java
5 9 (17.65%) SQL
6 5 (9.80%) Scala
6 5 (9.80%) C#
7 2 (3.92%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Samba
3 1 (1.96%) KVM
3 1 (1.96%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (1.96%) Xen
3 1 (1.96%) Postfix
3 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Zend
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) JBoss
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Dell
5 2 (3.92%) Wyse
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) Juniper
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix