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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 61 45 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Contract jobs citing MySQL 10 46 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 4.25% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.00% 21.70% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 5
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£319 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £256 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.66%
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
Berkshire

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
125 212 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.53% 19.59% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 82
Average daily rate £380 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+900.00% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) PHP
4 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) HTML5
7 7 (29.17%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Spring
8 6 (25.00%) SOAP
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) Zend
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
10 4 (16.67%) Drupal
10 4 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
10 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.50%) JSP
11 3 (12.50%) Servlets
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (12.50%) Internet

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Drupal
3 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) CMS
4 2 (8.33%) WordPress
5 1 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (4.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
6 3 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) UI Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Web Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) CSS3
5 6 (25.00%) Spring
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (12.50%) Spring Security
7 3 (12.50%) Ajax
7 3 (12.50%) JSP
7 3 (12.50%) Servlets
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) LAMP
7 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.50%) J2EE
7 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Debian
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) OOP
4 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Android Development
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) PHP5
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
1 1 (4.17%) Cacti
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Zend
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Akamai
4 1 (4.17%) Percona
4 1 (4.17%) SendGrid
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