The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 87 80 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +40
Contract jobs citing MySQL 33 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 1.77% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 10.70% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £438 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+83.33% +41.17%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
371 402 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.75% 16.57% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 164 205
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 13
Average hourly rate £100.25 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.68% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
MySQL
South East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 14 £340 -15.00% 8
Reading -3 14 £320 -20.00% 8
Bracknell +8 3 £338 - 2
Maidenhead -4 3 £300 -
Newbury +1 2 £200 - 4
Thatcham - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 2
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (47.76%) PHP
2 29 (43.28%) Linux
3 25 (37.31%) HTML
4 24 (35.82%) Scrum
5 23 (34.33%) CSS
6 22 (32.84%) E-Commerce
7 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
7 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (29.85%) MVC
8 18 (26.87%) Java
8 18 (26.87%) SQL
9 16 (23.88%) Ajax
10 15 (22.39%) OO
10 15 (22.39%) TDD
10 15 (22.39%) LAMP
11 14 (20.90%) XML
11 14 (20.90%) jQuery
12 13 (19.40%) UNIX
13 12 (17.91%) OOP
13 12 (17.91%) Spring
14 10 (14.93%) Subversion
14 10 (14.93%) Apache
14 10 (14.93%) SOAP
14 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
14 10 (14.93%) Open Source
15 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (13.43%) Oracle
16 8 (11.94%) J2EE
16 8 (11.94%) Tomcat

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (14.93%) Apache
2 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.45%) Confluence
3 7 (10.45%) Drupal
4 4 (5.97%) CMS
5 2 (2.99%) WordPress
5 2 (2.99%) Moodle
6 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) DNS
2 4 (5.97%) Firewall
3 3 (4.48%) VPN
3 3 (4.48%) WAN
3 3 (4.48%) HTTP
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Subversion
2 7 (10.45%) JIRA
3 6 (8.96%) JUnit
3 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.97%) Selenium
4 4 (5.97%) Behat
5 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.48%) Ranorex
5 3 (4.48%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.48%) WinRunner
5 3 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.49%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) PHP Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.96%) DBA
5 6 (8.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 5 (7.46%) MySQL DBA
6 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.48%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Programmer
8 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) HTML
2 23 (34.33%) CSS
3 16 (23.88%) Ajax
4 15 (22.39%) LAMP
5 14 (20.90%) XML
5 14 (20.90%) jQuery
6 12 (17.91%) Spring
7 10 (14.93%) SOAP
8 8 (11.94%) J2EE
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
9 7 (10.45%) Spring MVC
9 7 (10.45%) JSP
10 6 (8.96%) XSD
11 5 (7.46%) CSS3
11 5 (7.46%) RESTful
11 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.97%) Web Services
12 4 (5.97%) .NET
12 4 (5.97%) JSON
13 3 (4.48%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Open Source
2 4 (5.97%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.99%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.49%) Derivative
4 1 (1.49%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.49%) SCORM
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Linux
2 13 (19.40%) UNIX
3 8 (11.94%) Windows
4 6 (8.96%) Android
4 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) SUSE
6 1 (1.49%) Debian
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Scrum
2 22 (32.84%) E-Commerce
3 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) MVC
4 15 (22.39%) OO
4 15 (22.39%) TDD
5 12 (17.91%) OOP
6 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.96%) B2C
8 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.46%) BDD
9 5 (7.46%) Logistics
9 5 (7.46%) SOA
10 4 (5.97%) User Stories
11 3 (4.48%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.48%) Automation Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Change Control
11 3 (4.48%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) PHP
2 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.87%) Java
3 18 (26.87%) SQL
4 7 (10.45%) PHP5
4 7 (10.45%) C#
5 4 (5.97%) Groovy
5 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.48%) Scala
7 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.99%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
1 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.48%) CCNA
1 3 (4.48%) MCSA
1 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.48%) KVM
4 2 (2.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) Plesk
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) Salt
3 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.49%) Cacti
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
2 8 (11.94%) hybris
3 6 (8.96%) Zend
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Percona
6 1 (1.49%) Akamai
6 1 (1.49%) Docent
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) Genesys
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent salary + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago