Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

MySQL
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 86 109
Rank change year-on-year -32 +23 +2
Contract jobs citing MySQL 54 93 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 2.29% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.22% 11.41% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 62 37
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -4.69% +33.33%
10th Percentile £258 £300 £306
90th Percentile £498 £510 £560
South East median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South East median hourly rate £38.75 £47.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year -18.42% +70.40% -25.67%

MySQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 748 815 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.08% 20.05% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 497 381
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £298
90th Percentile £588 £588 £610
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £403
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.35% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.33 £43.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.38% +355.26% -24.00%
10th Percentile £15.13 £14.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.00 £55.60 £36.94
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +164.71% -38.18%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Berkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MySQL in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Berkshire

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Berkshire

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Berkshire

MySQL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -30 9 £425 +13.33% 14
Bracknell -9 8 £475 -6.86% 3
Newbury -9 5 £369 +1.03% 6
Slough -19 5 £370 -17.78% 2
Maidenhead - 4 £225 - 4
Windsor - 2 - - 2
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) CSS
3 23 (42.59%) Spring
4 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 22 (40.74%) SQL
5 21 (38.89%) HTML
5 21 (38.89%) MVC
5 21 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 20 (37.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (37.04%) NoSQL
6 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
6 20 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (37.04%) Jenkins
7 19 (35.19%) Java 8
8 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 18 (33.33%) Linux
9 17 (31.48%) TDD
10 16 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (29.63%) RESTful
10 16 (29.63%) Maven
10 16 (29.63%) JIRA
11 15 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (27.78%) BDD
12 14 (25.93%) Python
12 14 (25.93%) JUnit
13 12 (22.22%) Mockito
14 11 (20.37%) git-flow
14 11 (20.37%) Greenfield Project
15 10 (18.52%) DevOps

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) Confluence
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Liferay
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.70%) WordPress
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) SaaS
3 3 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.70%) Route 53
5 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.85%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.85%) GitHub
5 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) BGP
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
1 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
1 4 (7.41%) MPLS
1 4 (7.41%) NAS
1 4 (7.41%) SNMP
1 4 (7.41%) Value-Added Service
1 4 (7.41%) VLAN
1 4 (7.41%) VXLAN
1 4 (7.41%) Wireless
2 3 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) IPsec
3 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
3 2 (3.70%) SSL
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) SMTP
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 20 (37.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (37.04%) NoSQL
3 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (12.96%) MariaDB
6 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.41%) Power BI
8 3 (5.56%) Big Data
8 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (3.70%) DB2
9 2 (3.70%) Redis
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.85%) Cloud Spanner
10 1 (1.85%) HBase
10 1 (1.85%) Mahout
10 1 (1.85%) NewSQL
10 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
1 20 (37.04%) Jenkins
2 16 (29.63%) JIRA
2 16 (29.63%) Maven
3 14 (25.93%) JUnit
4 12 (22.22%) Mockito
5 11 (20.37%) git-flow
6 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.41%) Selenium
7 2 (3.70%) AnthillPro
7 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.70%) Hudson
7 2 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.70%) Mocha
7 2 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.70%) Subversion
7 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.26%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) CSS
1 23 (42.59%) Spring
2 21 (38.89%) HTML
3 16 (29.63%) RESTful
4 7 (12.96%) Node.js
4 7 (12.96%) Web Services
5 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 6 (11.11%) jQuery
6 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.26%) CSS3
6 5 (9.26%) Django
6 5 (9.26%) HTML5
6 5 (9.26%) REST
7 4 (7.41%) Flask
7 4 (7.41%) LAMP
7 4 (7.41%) Laravel
7 4 (7.41%) XML
8 3 (5.56%) D3.js
8 3 (5.56%) Symfony
8 3 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Private Cloud
2 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.85%) EMV
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) SCORM
4 1 (1.85%) Tandem
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Fedora
4 2 (3.70%) Unix
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.85%) VMS
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) MVC
3 17 (31.48%) TDD
4 15 (27.78%) BDD
4 15 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) DevOps
5 10 (18.52%) Open Source
5 10 (18.52%) Web Development
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.11%) Migration
7 6 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.26%) Customer-Centricity
8 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.26%) ITIL
8 5 (9.26%) Microservices
8 5 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) Analytics
9 4 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 22 (40.74%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) Java 8
4 14 (25.93%) Python
5 9 (16.67%) PHP
6 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.56%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) PHP 7
8 2 (3.70%) R
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby
9 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) ES6
9 1 (1.85%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) PSD2
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (7.41%) BIND 9
2 4 (7.41%) KVM
2 4 (7.41%) NFS
2 4 (7.41%) Postfix
3 2 (3.70%) Btrfs
4 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.85%) HDFS
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) iptables
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Ansible
2 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 6 (11.11%) Puppet
3 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.56%) HAProxy
4 3 (5.56%) Netcool
5 2 (3.70%) Consul
5 2 (3.70%) HP ALM
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.85%) Ambari
6 1 (1.85%) Graphite
6 1 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.85%) logstash
6 1 (1.85%) Mesos
6 1 (1.85%) Oozie
6 1 (1.85%) Terraform
6 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Automation Anywhere
4 4 (7.41%) Dell
4 4 (7.41%) EMC
4 4 (7.41%) Google
4 4 (7.41%) Mirantis
4 4 (7.41%) Tableau
4 4 (7.41%) UiPath
5 3 (5.56%) BMC
5 3 (5.56%) Remedy
5 3 (5.56%) Zend
6 2 (3.70%) HP
6 2 (3.70%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) VMware