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 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 54 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 1.41% 3.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 9.16% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +26.50%
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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
171 131 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.85% 15.36% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 72 80
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £30.50
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 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 (60.00%) PHP
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Subversion
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
6 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Ajax
9 5 (20.00%) Drupal
9 5 (20.00%) OO
9 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) Apache
10 4 (16.00%) Python
10 4 (16.00%) VB
10 4 (16.00%) Ruby
10 4 (16.00%) JSON
10 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (16.00%) SaaS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (20.00%) Drupal
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) CMS
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.00%) Confluence
5 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) WLAN
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) SNMP
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Informix
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) CSS3
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 7 (28.00%) XML
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) Ajax
6 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (16.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) Sass
7 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.00%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (8.00%) Laravel
8 2 (8.00%) RESTful
8 2 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) DTV
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
1 1 (4.00%) Statistics
1 1 (4.00%) Wiki
1 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) OOP
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) OO
2 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) User Stories
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) PHP
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) VB
4 4 (16.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) PHP5
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) VBScript
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
2 1 (4.00%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) collectd
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Salt
2 1 (4.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) webMethods
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Siebel
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) Zend
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Eloqua