The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 94 47 78
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Contract jobs citing MySQL 30 107 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 4.05% 1.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.85% 20.62% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +3.84%
MySQL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
339 519 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.72% 19.66% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 242 200
Average daily rate £380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 6
Average hourly rate £175.00 £33.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+418.51% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Berkshire region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -4 11 £310 -0.80% 6
Reading -20 10 £319 -1.92% 6
Newbury - 4 £375 - 1
Maidenhead -15 3 £325 - 3
Bracknell - - - - 2
Thatcham - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 32 (51.61%) HTML
1 32 (51.61%) Linux
2 30 (48.39%) CSS
3 29 (46.77%) PHP
4 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
5 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (35.48%) Java
7 20 (32.26%) SQL
8 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
8 17 (27.42%) Apache
9 16 (25.81%) E-Commerce
10 15 (24.19%) MVC
10 15 (24.19%) jQuery
11 14 (22.58%) LAMP
11 14 (22.58%) Scrum
12 13 (20.97%) Spring
12 13 (20.97%) SOAP
13 12 (19.35%) UNIX
14 11 (17.74%) XML
14 11 (17.74%) TDD
14 11 (17.74%) Ajax
14 11 (17.74%) Open Source
15 10 (16.13%) HTML5
15 10 (16.13%) JSP
15 10 (16.13%) J2EE
16 9 (14.52%) Oracle
16 9 (14.52%) Windows
16 9 (14.52%) Web Services
16 9 (14.52%) OO
16 9 (14.52%) Internet

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (27.42%) Apache
2 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.68%) WordPress
4 5 (8.06%) Confluence
5 4 (6.45%) Drupal
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
5 4 (6.45%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.61%) Moodle
6 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) SSL
2 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.45%) DNS
3 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.84%) FTP
3 3 (4.84%) HTTP
4 2 (3.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Subversion
2 5 (8.06%) JUnit
2 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.61%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) PHP Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.90%) DBA
5 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.68%) MySQL DBA
7 5 (8.06%) Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) PHP Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) WordPress Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Hybris Developer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.84%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) HTML
2 30 (48.39%) CSS
3 15 (24.19%) jQuery
4 14 (22.58%) LAMP
5 13 (20.97%) SOAP
5 13 (20.97%) Spring
6 11 (17.74%) Ajax
6 11 (17.74%) XML
7 10 (16.13%) JSP
7 10 (16.13%) J2EE
7 10 (16.13%) HTML5
8 9 (14.52%) CSS3
8 9 (14.52%) Web Services
9 6 (9.68%) .NET
9 6 (9.68%) JSON
10 5 (8.06%) Spring Security
10 5 (8.06%) RESTful
10 5 (8.06%) Servlets
10 5 (8.06%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Open Source
2 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) UNIX
3 9 (14.52%) Windows
4 8 (12.90%) Android
4 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.84%) Debian
8 1 (1.61%) SUSE
8 1 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) E-Commerce
3 15 (24.19%) MVC
4 14 (22.58%) Scrum
5 11 (17.74%) TDD
6 9 (14.52%) OO
6 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.68%) Logistics
8 6 (9.68%) SOA
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
10 4 (6.45%) B2C
10 4 (6.45%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.45%) Project Management
11 3 (4.84%) Change Management
11 3 (4.84%) OOP
11 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) PHP
2 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) Java
4 20 (32.26%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) Groovy
6 4 (6.45%) Scala
6 4 (6.45%) C#
7 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.84%) PHP5
7 3 (4.84%) Python
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) C
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) Korn
9 1 (1.61%) PHP4
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Xen
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Plesk
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
2 1 (1.61%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
1 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.68%) Zend
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) hybris
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) Sun
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Novell
6 1 (1.61%) Akamai
6 1 (1.61%) Percona
6 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.61%) SendGrid
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