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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 58 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 8 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 1.83% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.85% 9.68% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
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£331 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +80.00%
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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
165 186 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.39% 18.86% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 109 63
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 13 (44.83%) Java
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) PHP
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 8 (27.59%) webMethods
5 8 (27.59%) Informix
5 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
5 8 (27.59%) SOA
6 7 (24.14%) CSS
6 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) LAMP
7 6 (20.69%) Ajax
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) Information Security
8 5 (17.24%) C#
9 4 (13.79%) Perl
9 4 (13.79%) VB
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
9 4 (13.79%) WordPress
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Subversion
9 4 (13.79%) HTML5
9 4 (13.79%) CSS3
9 4 (13.79%) DevOps

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (13.79%) WordPress
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WLAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.45%) SNMP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Informix
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.45%) MSTest
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) NuGet
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Data Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Junior
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) LAMP
4 6 (20.69%) Ajax
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 2 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.90%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (6.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (6.90%) Laravel
9 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.45%) REST
9 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
2 8 (27.59%) SOA
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Information Security
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) OOP
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) PHP
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 4 (13.79%) VB
6 3 (10.34%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) VBScript
7 2 (6.90%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) webMethods
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Zend
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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