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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 88 46 111
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +65
Contract jobs citing MySQL 36 95 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 3.68% 1.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.01% 19.71% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £236 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
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
327 482 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.33% 18.68% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 224 181
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 10
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 18 £325 +8.33% 3
Reading -18 11 £325 -3.70% 3
Maidenhead -6 5 £313 - 3
Newbury +3 4 £375 -
Bracknell 0 3 £338 +3.84%
Thatcham - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) HTML
3 30 (45.45%) PHP
4 28 (42.42%) CSS
4 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 21 (31.82%) Java
7 19 (28.79%) SQL
7 19 (28.79%) Scrum
7 19 (28.79%) MVC
8 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
9 16 (24.24%) UNIX
9 16 (24.24%) jQuery
10 15 (22.73%) Ajax
10 15 (22.73%) LAMP
11 14 (21.21%) Windows
11 14 (21.21%) Apache
12 13 (19.70%) XML
12 13 (19.70%) Spring
13 12 (18.18%) Subversion
13 12 (18.18%) Internet
13 12 (18.18%) SOAP
14 11 (16.67%) OO
14 11 (16.67%) Open Source
15 10 (15.15%) TDD
16 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
16 9 (13.64%) Web Services
16 9 (13.64%) JSP
16 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (21.21%) Apache
2 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.61%) Confluence
3 6 (9.09%) WordPress
4 5 (7.58%) CMS
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
5 3 (4.55%) Drupal
6 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.52%) Moodle
6 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Internet
2 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 6 (9.09%) HTTP
4 4 (6.06%) SSL
4 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.55%) Firewall
5 3 (4.55%) VPN
5 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.55%) FTP
5 3 (4.55%) LAN
5 3 (4.55%) WAN
6 2 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Subversion
2 7 (10.61%) JUnit
2 7 (10.61%) JIRA
3 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Ranorex
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) WinRunner
4 2 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) PHP Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.12%) DBA
5 6 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
5 6 (9.09%) Hybris Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.03%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) HTML
2 28 (42.42%) CSS
3 16 (24.24%) jQuery
4 15 (22.73%) Ajax
4 15 (22.73%) LAMP
5 13 (19.70%) XML
5 13 (19.70%) Spring
6 12 (18.18%) SOAP
7 9 (13.64%) Web Services
7 9 (13.64%) JSP
8 8 (12.12%) J2EE
9 7 (10.61%) Spring MVC
10 6 (9.09%) HTML5
10 6 (9.09%) XSD
10 6 (9.09%) .NET
10 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.06%) CSS3
11 4 (6.06%) RESTful
11 4 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 16 (24.24%) UNIX
3 14 (21.21%) Windows
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Android
5 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.55%) Debian
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) SUSE
8 1 (1.52%) AIX
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 19 (28.79%) Scrum
3 19 (28.79%) MVC
4 11 (16.67%) OO
5 10 (15.15%) TDD
6 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.09%) Logistics
8 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 6 (9.09%) B2C
9 5 (7.58%) SOA
10 4 (6.06%) Capacity Management
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.55%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.55%) Project Management
11 3 (4.55%) Workflow
11 3 (4.55%) Change Management
11 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) PHP
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) Java
4 19 (28.79%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) C#
5 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.06%) Scala
6 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.06%) Groovy
7 3 (4.55%) Python
7 3 (4.55%) PHP5
8 2 (3.03%) Perl
8 2 (3.03%) C
8 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) Korn
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) CCNA
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) KVM
4 2 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Puppet
1 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.03%) Plesk
2 1 (1.52%) Salt
2 1 (1.52%) Nagios
2 1 (1.52%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) VMware
3 7 (10.61%) hybris
4 6 (9.09%) Zend
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Sybase
7 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Novell
7 1 (1.52%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) Akamai
7 1 (1.52%) Percona
7 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
Reading
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago