The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 56 52
Contract jobs citing MySQL 0 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 2.18% 2.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 11.34% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 13
Median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year +6.87% -26.26%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 118 194 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.91% 19.25% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 130 97
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -82.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing MySQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Reading

MySQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MySQL in Reading

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Reading

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft