Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 112 121
Rank change year-on-year +39 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing MySQL 97 59 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.40% 1.39% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.83% 8.35% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 35 60
Berkshire median daily rate £406 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £503 £590 £480
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 20
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -77.50% -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £12.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +272.55% -66.00% +15.38%

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 820 707 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.26% 16.61% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 384 467
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +7.74%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £589 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 23
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -41.54% -83.35%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.06
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.45% +18.16%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +7 28 £394 -20.25% 6
Slough +20 22 £450 +24.14%
Newbury +15 18 £365 +21.67% 3
Bracknell +4 6 £425 +5.52% 1
Thatcham - 3 £315 -
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 60 (61.86%) Linux
2 53 (54.64%) JavaScript
3 46 (47.42%) SQL
4 42 (43.30%) PHP
5 41 (42.27%) HTML
6 38 (39.18%) CSS
7 36 (37.11%) Unix
8 35 (36.08%) Git (software)
9 30 (30.93%) AngularJS
10 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
11 27 (27.84%) Jenkins
12 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (25.77%) Java
14 24 (24.74%) Scrum
15 23 (23.71%) XML
16 22 (22.68%) Oracle
16 22 (22.68%) DevOps
17 21 (21.65%) Apache
18 19 (19.59%) Tomcat
18 19 (19.59%) Subversion
18 19 (19.59%) Web Development
19 18 (18.56%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (18.56%) Windows
20 17 (17.53%) .NET
20 17 (17.53%) jQuery
21 16 (16.49%) Web Services
22 15 (15.46%) C#
22 15 (15.46%) LAMP
22 15 (15.46%) Maven
22 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure

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 21 (21.65%) Apache
2 19 (19.59%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.34%) WordPress
4 7 (7.22%) Drupal
4 7 (7.22%) IIS
4 7 (7.22%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.15%) CMS
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.12%) Confluence
6 4 (4.12%) JBoss
7 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.06%) Apache TomEE
8 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.06%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.06%) nginx
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.28%) SaaS
4 4 (4.12%) IaaS
4 4 (4.12%) npm
4 4 (4.12%) PaaS
5 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.09%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.06%) GitHub
6 2 (2.06%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.06%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.03%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 6 (6.19%) Firewall
3 5 (5.15%) VPN
4 4 (4.12%) HTTP
5 3 (3.09%) DNS
5 3 (3.09%) Intranet
6 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.03%) 3G
7 1 (1.03%) AMQP
7 1 (1.03%) BGP
7 1 (1.03%) DHCP
7 1 (1.03%) FCAPS
7 1 (1.03%) IKE
7 1 (1.03%) IPsec
7 1 (1.03%) LDAP
7 1 (1.03%) LTE
7 1 (1.03%) MPLS
7 1 (1.03%) OSPF
7 1 (1.03%) SNMP
7 1 (1.03%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.43%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
4 12 (12.37%) NoSQL
5 10 (10.31%) RDBMS
6 8 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (7.22%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (6.19%) Datazen
8 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (5.15%) MariaDB
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.06%) MonetDB
11 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.03%) Big Data
12 1 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 35 (36.08%) Git (software)
2 27 (27.84%) Jenkins
3 19 (19.59%) Subversion
4 15 (15.46%) Maven
5 12 (12.37%) JIRA
6 11 (11.34%) Selenium
7 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
7 8 (8.25%) TeamCity
8 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
8 7 (7.22%) Grunt
9 5 (5.15%) gulp
9 5 (5.15%) PHPUnit
9 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.12%) Artifactory
10 4 (4.12%) Axure RP
10 4 (4.12%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (4.12%) Vagrant
11 3 (3.09%) JUnit
12 2 (2.06%) jMock
12 2 (2.06%) Mockito
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (61.86%) Developer
2 14 (14.43%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (13.40%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.40%) PHP Developer
4 12 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Administrator
6 9 (9.28%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Angular Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (8.25%) MySQL Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (8.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.25%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.22%) HTML Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.27%) HTML
2 38 (39.18%) CSS
3 30 (30.93%) AngularJS
4 23 (23.71%) XML
5 17 (17.53%) .NET
5 17 (17.53%) jQuery
6 16 (16.49%) Web Services
7 15 (15.46%) LAMP
8 14 (14.43%) Java EE
8 14 (14.43%) React
9 13 (13.40%) Drools
9 13 (13.40%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (12.37%) Node.js
10 12 (12.37%) Polymer
11 11 (11.34%) Sass
12 10 (10.31%) Laravel
13 9 (9.28%) CSS3
13 9 (9.28%) JSON
13 9 (9.28%) REST
13 9 (9.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) User Experience
3 4 (4.12%) Animation
3 4 (4.12%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.12%) PKI
4 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) Derivative
5 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.06%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (61.86%) Linux
2 36 (37.11%) Unix
3 18 (18.56%) Windows
4 12 (12.37%) Ubuntu
5 11 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.28%) Debian
7 6 (6.19%) CentOS
8 3 (3.09%) HPUX
9 2 (2.06%) SUSE
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) Scrum
3 22 (22.68%) DevOps
4 19 (19.59%) Web Development
5 13 (13.40%) Open Source
6 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.31%) Front End Development
6 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
7 9 (9.28%) OO
8 8 (8.25%) ITIL
8 8 (8.25%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.22%) High Availability
9 7 (7.22%) Stochastic Modelling
10 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.19%) MVC
10 6 (6.19%) TDD
11 5 (5.15%) SOA
12 4 (4.12%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) JavaScript
2 46 (47.42%) SQL
3 42 (43.30%) PHP
4 25 (25.77%) Java
5 15 (15.46%) C#
6 13 (13.40%) Python
7 9 (9.28%) Perl
8 7 (7.22%) Ruby
9 6 (6.19%) C++
9 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.12%) PHP 7
11 4 (4.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (3.09%) C
12 3 (3.09%) PHP 5
13 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.03%) AWK
14 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Docker
2 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) KVM
3 2 (2.06%) Xen
3 2 (2.06%) XenServer
4 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Nagios
2 7 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.22%) Puppet
3 6 (6.19%) ZABBIX
4 5 (5.15%) Galera Cluster
4 5 (5.15%) OpenNebula
5 4 (4.12%) Ansible
6 2 (2.06%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (2.06%) SELinux
7 1 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.03%) Kibana
7 1 (1.03%) logstash
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Oracle
2 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.22%) Sybase
4 6 (6.19%) VMware
5 5 (5.15%) Zend
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Google
6 3 (3.09%) HP
6 3 (3.09%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) Remedy
8 1 (1.03%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.03%) Adobe
8 1 (1.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.03%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.03%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.03%) Informatica
8 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com