The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 28 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing MySQL 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.27% 1.66% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.73% 11.43% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -35.38%
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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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
55 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.86% 14.52% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 11
Average daily rate £325 £410 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MySQL
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL across the Slough region.

MySQL Daily Rate Trend in Slough

MySQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL across the Slough region.

MySQL Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) PHP
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) SOAP
5 6 (24.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) LAMP
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Logistics
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (24.00%) Data Structures
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) Sybase
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) SMTP
7 4 (16.00%) HTTP
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
7 4 (16.00%) Remedy

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (12.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) IMAP
2 4 (16.00%) SMTP
2 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.00%) PBX
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (24.00%) DBA
3 6 (24.00%) MySQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (12.00%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) LAMP
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) SOAP
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
6 1 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) Laravel
6 1 (4.00%) Sass
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (16.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
2 6 (24.00%) Logistics
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) PHP
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) Groovy
6 2 (8.00%) Scala
6 2 (8.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) Korn
7 1 (4.00%) PHP5
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) Sybase
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy
1 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (12.00%) Zend
3 1 (4.00%) Akamai
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat