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 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing MySQL 6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.03% 1.38% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.80% 8.70% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £356 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +20.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £353 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +46.15% +60.49%  

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 125 138 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.37% 15.86% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 84 100
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Reading over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MySQL in Reading

MySQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MySQL in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 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%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) WordPress
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) GitHub
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5

MySQL
Co-occurring 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 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) Laravel
1 2 (33.33%) Sass
1 2 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Zend
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