The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Wales / West Wales
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing MySQL 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales - - 4.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +36.80% -16.66%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 12 3 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 13.64% 9.68% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Median daily rate £325 £500 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £350 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in West Wales