The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 65 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing MySQL 9 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.97% 1.55% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.59% 10.22% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
Average daily rate
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£480 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £350 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +69.23%
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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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
161 137 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.35% 15.21% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 65 70
Average daily rate £400 £338 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £213 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £646
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MySQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) PHP
5 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) Informix
6 8 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (33.33%) webMethods
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) Ajax
9 5 (20.83%) MVC
9 5 (20.83%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) C#
10 4 (16.67%) VB
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (16.67%) jQuery
10 4 (16.67%) Ruby
10 4 (16.67%) HTML5
10 4 (16.67%) CSS3
11 3 (12.50%) SaaS
11 3 (12.50%) Subversion
11 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.17%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WLAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Informix
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.17%) NuGet
3 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Architect
3 8 (33.33%) Data Architect
4 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) Ajax
5 5 (20.83%) XML
6 4 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (16.67%) CSS3
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (8.33%) XSLT
8 2 (8.33%) REST
9 1 (4.17%) LAMP
9 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.17%) Spring
9 1 (4.17%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) DTV
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
1 1 (4.17%) Wiki
1 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 8 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
6 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) VBScript
7 1 (4.17%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) webMethods
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Siebel
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Zend
5 1 (4.17%) Eloqua