The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
South West / Somerset
Rank 34 34 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.96% 1.52% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 8.89% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £1,077 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.88% +291.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year +6.87% -26.26%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 46 45 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 22.12% 17.11% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 72
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £1,846 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Somerset

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Somerset

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Bath -3 2 £475 +54.47% 2
MySQL
South West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Slack
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) NuGet
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (25.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) NuGet
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Django Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (25.00%) X++
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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