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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 57 39 92
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +53
Contract jobs citing MySQL 11 44 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.27% 4.33% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.17% 22.22% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 2
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£325 £338 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -0.79%
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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
120 198 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.81% 19.47% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 87 67
Average daily rate £376 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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
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 19 September 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 13 (50.00%) HTML
1 13 (50.00%) PHP
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) MVC
4 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 7 (26.92%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) jQuery
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) Internet
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) Zend
9 5 (19.23%) Subversion
9 5 (19.23%) Spring
9 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
10 4 (15.38%) CSS3
10 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) UNIX
10 4 (15.38%) OO
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 4 (15.38%) Active Directory

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 7 (26.92%) PHP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.69%) UI Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Web Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) jQuery
3 6 (23.08%) SOAP
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) Spring
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 3 (11.54%) LAMP
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 2 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.85%) J2EE
8 1 (3.85%) JSP
8 1 (3.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Debian
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Android Development
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) SEO
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PHP
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) PHP5
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Cacti
2 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Zend
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Percona
4 1 (3.85%) hybris
4 1 (3.85%) Akamai
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