The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

MySQL
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 29 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.30% 1.57% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.50% 9.30% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Median daily rate £356 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +23.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £244 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £340 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £33.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +42.85% +54.65%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 40 43 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 30.30% 16.93% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 25
Median daily rate £375 £320 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% +5.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £438 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £39.50 £12.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +229.16% -59.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Dorset

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Dorset.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Dorset

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Dorset over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Dorset

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Dorset

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +7 3 £338 +53.40% 2
Bournemouth - 3 £413 - 3
MySQL
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) Laravel
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (30.00%) Go
3 3 (30.00%) Symfony
3 3 (30.00%) Node.js
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) MariaDB
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (20.00%) Docker
4 2 (20.00%) GCP
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (30.00%) Web Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) Laravel
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) Symfony
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Struts
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Go
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google