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 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 22 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing MySQL 18 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.29% 3.88% 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.13% 15.38% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
64 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.38% 25.19% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 13
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MySQL Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) PHP
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) LAMP
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Logistics
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (21.74%) SOAP
7 5 (21.74%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
9 3 (13.04%) Groovy
9 3 (13.04%) WordPress
9 3 (13.04%) Android
9 3 (13.04%) RESTful
9 3 (13.04%) Open Source
9 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
9 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
9 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Subversion

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (13.04%) WordPress
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
2 1 (4.35%) Moodle
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) PHP Developer
3 6 (26.09%) DBA
3 6 (26.09%) MySQL DBA
4 3 (13.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) LAMP
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) Laravel
7 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
7 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) CSS3
7 1 (4.35%) Sass
7 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) OOCSS
7 1 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Logistics
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) PHP
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Groovy
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) PHP5
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Akamai
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat