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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 49 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs citing MySQL 23 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.47% 0.80% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.54% 4.60% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
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£300 £262 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -20.00%
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
112 174 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.00% 17.42% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 99 54
Average daily rate £375 £385 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +11.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £55.65 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 15 (37.50%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (32.50%) PHP
6 12 (30.00%) .NET
6 12 (30.00%) Project Management
6 12 (30.00%) jQuery
7 11 (27.50%) MVC
7 11 (27.50%) LAMP
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle
8 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.00%) Information Security
9 8 (20.00%) HTML5
9 8 (20.00%) CSS3
10 7 (17.50%) webMethods
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
10 7 (17.50%) SOA
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.50%) Informix
10 7 (17.50%) Subversion
11 6 (15.00%) WordPress
11 6 (15.00%) Apache
11 6 (15.00%) SQL
11 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.00%) DevOps
12 5 (12.50%) IIS
13 4 (10.00%) Ajax

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (15.00%) Apache
1 6 (15.00%) WordPress
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
3 4 (10.00%) Drupal
4 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) SSH
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.50%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Informix
3 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.00%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.50%) NuGet
5 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.50%) MSTest
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) PHP Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Data Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Junior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Junior
8 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
2 14 (35.00%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) .NET
3 12 (30.00%) jQuery
4 11 (27.50%) LAMP
5 8 (20.00%) CSS3
5 8 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) Spring
6 4 (10.00%) Ajax
6 4 (10.00%) JSP
7 3 (7.50%) Servlets
7 3 (7.50%) J2EE
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.50%) Spring Security
8 2 (5.00%) Symfony
8 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Open Source
1 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) Information Security
4 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
4 7 (17.50%) SOA
5 6 (15.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.50%) Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) C#
6 3 (7.50%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.00%) C++
7 2 (5.00%) VBScript
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) VCP4
2 1 (2.50%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) webMethods
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Zend
5 1 (2.50%) SendGrid
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £130.12 per week
Posted: 17 days ago