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 25 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 / Somerset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 31 42
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.81% 1.66% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.49% 9.09% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £345 £294 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.44% +17.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 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 69 44 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 33.17% 18.26% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 63
Median daily rate £423 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.68% +11.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £338 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +29.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 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
Bath +5 5 £345 +17.44% 5
Yeovil - 5 - - 2
MySQL
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 9 (75.00%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Intranet
4 5 (41.67%) Extranet
4 5 (41.67%) Nagios
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Samba
4 5 (41.67%) Squid
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) RIA
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008

MySQL
Co-occurring 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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Extranet
1 5 (41.67%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Django Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (8.33%) Flask
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) RIA
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) CentOS
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
1 5 (41.67%) Samba
1 5 (41.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) Webmin
1 5 (41.67%) Xymon
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) Veeam
2 5 (41.67%) VMware