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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 93 88 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Contract jobs citing MySQL 33 36 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.28% 1.49% 2.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.62% 10.71% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 23
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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
433 336 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.74% 13.88% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 177 193
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 14
Average hourly rate £21.25 - £30.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MySQL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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
Reading -1 18 £350 +8.52% 18
Slough -9 8 £389 +19.61%
Maidenhead +4 5 £290 -7.20% 2
Bracknell -6 2 - - 1
Newbury -13 2 £238 -32.14% 1
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 27 (47.37%) HTML
2 26 (45.61%) PHP
3 23 (40.35%) Java
4 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 22 (38.60%) CSS
5 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
6 16 (28.07%) Linux
7 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.81%) Oracle
8 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
8 13 (22.81%) HTML5
9 12 (21.05%) Ajax
9 12 (21.05%) XML
10 11 (19.30%) CSS3
11 10 (17.54%) jQuery
11 10 (17.54%) Web Services
11 10 (17.54%) Subversion
12 9 (15.79%) Scrum
12 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.79%) Apache
12 9 (15.79%) REST
13 8 (14.04%) Sass
13 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.04%) SOAP
13 8 (14.04%) .NET
13 8 (14.04%) SQL
14 7 (12.28%) OOP
14 7 (12.28%) SOA
14 7 (12.28%) MVC
14 7 (12.28%) MongoDB

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (15.79%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 5 (8.77%) Drupal
2 5 (8.77%) Node.js
3 3 (5.26%) nginx
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Magento
2 1 (1.75%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SaaS
2 5 (8.77%) GitHub
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) WLAN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
1 2 (3.51%) SSH
2 1 (1.75%) AMQP
2 1 (1.75%) Skype
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) SNMP
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.02%) SQLite
5 3 (5.26%) Informix
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) MS Access
6 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.75%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Subversion
3 6 (10.53%) JUnit
3 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.77%) JIRA
4 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.02%) IntelliJ
5 4 (7.02%) Xcode
5 4 (7.02%) Grunt
5 4 (7.02%) TestNG
5 4 (7.02%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (3.51%) Maven
6 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.75%) Hudson
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
3 4 (7.02%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (7.02%) Mac Developer
3 4 (7.02%) Mac Engineer
3 4 (7.02%) Architect
3 4 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Linux Support
4 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Junior Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) HTML
2 22 (38.60%) CSS
3 13 (22.81%) HTML5
4 12 (21.05%) XML
4 12 (21.05%) Ajax
5 11 (19.30%) CSS3
6 10 (17.54%) Web Services
6 10 (17.54%) jQuery
7 9 (15.79%) REST
8 8 (14.04%) Sass
8 8 (14.04%) SOAP
8 8 (14.04%) .NET
9 6 (10.53%) Spring
9 6 (10.53%) JSON
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
10 5 (8.77%) J2EE
10 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Replication
1 3 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) Wiki
3 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.75%) DTV
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) CentOS
3 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.51%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.51%) UNIX
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.79%) Scrum
3 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.28%) MVC
4 7 (12.28%) OOP
4 7 (12.28%) SOA
5 6 (10.53%) OO
5 6 (10.53%) TDD
6 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.77%) Software Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) OO PHP
7 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL
7 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) DevOps
8 3 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) PHP
2 23 (40.35%) Java
3 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) Perl
5 6 (10.53%) VB
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby
6 5 (8.77%) Scala
6 5 (8.77%) C#
7 4 (7.02%) C++
7 4 (7.02%) VBScript
7 4 (7.02%) Python
7 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.02%) Groovy
8 3 (5.26%) PHP5
8 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.51%) C
9 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.75%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 3 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Plesk
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
1 3 (5.26%) cPanel
1 3 (5.26%) Webmin
2 2 (3.51%) OVSD
2 2 (3.51%) HP NNM
2 2 (3.51%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (3.51%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.75%) Cacti
3 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) collectd
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) logstash
3 1 (1.75%) Salt
3 1 (1.75%) Graphite
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) webMethods
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) BMC
5 2 (3.51%) CA
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Appcelerator
5 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Siebel
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) Zend
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) Splunk
6 1 (1.75%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com